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1:30 PM Apr 11, 2022 CDT

CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: 1838 Grill New Braunfels now open and more local business updates; Tomball ISD considering boundary changes near The Woodlands and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 11.


Avery Ranch Z'Tejas opening delayed because of fire at storage unit

No new date has been set for the opening


Willie Nelson's 4th of July party comes to Q2 Stadium

Presale tickets go online April 12, and general admission tickets go on sale April 15.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Conroe ISD approves teacher, employee pay increases for 2022-23 school year; Black Bear Diner to open in northeast Fort Worth and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 8.


19-acre waterfront redevelopment plans clear first Austin City Council hurdle

The first vote in favor of the plan will be followed by ongoing negotiations between the city and developers over the project's propose community benefits.


Council votes down proposal to reevaluate Austin airport's jet fuel storage plans

Several community and council members had pushed in recent weeks to delay or scrap the project.


Northwest Austin indoor foam dart arena Dart'em Up announces arcade expansion

With the more than 3,000-square-foot addition, the business is expanding its arcade, prize center and lounge area.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Gucci, Nike, Breitling, Sixty Vines coming to The Woodlands' Market Street; Pizza Twist opens in McKinney and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 7.


Council weighs reset of plans for jet fuel storage at Austin airport

While needed to support the airport's growth, the fuel storage plan has some community members concerned about potential health and environmental risks.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Authentic Mexican fare eatery Sal-O-Mon moves to New Braunfels; Fuddruckers burgers to return to Frisco with ghost kitchen and more news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 6.


Central Texas provider Endeavor Physical Therapy acquired by H2 Health

Endeavor founder Enrique Hazel said the partnership with H2 Health will allow the company to expand its footprint in Central Texas.



Travis County commissioners receive update on housing assistance, evictions

Although eviction numbers have not increased as dramatically as expected, the county's rental and mortgage assistance program is struggling to keep up with the need.


Williamson County rewind: Commissioners proclaim April child abuse awareness month, enact burn ban, authorize contracts

Here is a roundup of some of the action Williamson County commissioners took during their April 5 meeting.


Jump! Gymnastics expanding to The Domain area

The Domain location will be its third in Austin


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: 10 businesses now open or coming soon to Round Rock; Main Street Food Hall plans in Frisco fall through and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 5.



Shuck Me now serving seafood dishes at first Austin restaurant

Located on RM 2222 near River Place Boulevard, Shuck Me first opened its doors on April 4.


CapMetro pilots program to help late night riders feel safer

The program would allow riders to request drop-off locations between stops so they are closer to their destination.


Nonprofit health provider Lone Star Circle of Care opens North Austin pediatrics clinic

The clinic is accepting new patients and provides children's well checks, immunizations, physicals and sick care.


Voter registration for May statewide, local elections closes April 7

Texas voters can weigh in on two amendments to the state constitution and a variety of local contests May 7.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Houston ISD releases details on campus-level staffing for 2022-23 school year under proposed hybrid model and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 4.


UPDATED: The Brass Tap confirms closing date for Domain location

The Brass Tap, a bar and eatery at 10910 Domain Drive, will be leaving the location it has called home since 2016.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Little Italy Brick Oven Pizza now open in Pflugerville; Zoes Kitchen closes The Woodlands Market Street location and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 1.


Williamson County extends outdoor burn ban as dry conditions continue

Fire Marshall Hank Jones recommended the extension as elevated temperatures and high winds have caused drought conditions.