10:58 PM Oct 21, 2021 CDT

Round Rock ISD Board of Trustees approve $6.7 million in budget amendments

A $6.7 million budget amendment was approved by consent at the Round Rock ISD Board of Trustees meeting Oct. 21. The budget amendment was requested to cover planned expenses for Career and Technical Education projects, instructional professional development, equipment, substitute teachers and the increase of insurance premium costs.


3:35 PM Oct 21, 2021 CDT

Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto home sales stronger than Greater Austin market in September

A September report from the Austin Board of Realtors shows while home sales in the Greater Austin metro dipped, Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto market sales increased.


Amazon hiring for thousands of seasonal jobs throughout Texas

It is that time of year when people look for seasonal jobs as the holidays approach. Amazon aims to meet that demand by hiring for thousands of seasonal positions throughout Texas.



Things to do in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto this week, Oct. 25-29

Party with pups at a Howl-o-Ween event, trick or treat downtown, go to the last Pfarmers Market of the season and listen to live music on Main Street.


New fitness studio, candy pop-up shop coming to Hill Country Galleria

A new candy pop-up shop and fitness studio are coming to Bee Cave's Hill Country Galleria.



CI NATION ROUNDUP: Inaugural Williamson County Fair and Rodeo underway; delivery drones coming to Friso and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 22.



Round Rock ISD board approves campus infrastructural improvement contracts

At the Oct. 21 meeting of the Round Rock ISD board of trustees, several projects to renovate or improve infrastructure of campus facilities were approved.


Original Buffalo wing restaurant Anchor Bar now open in Round Rock

This is the third location of the New York-based chain to open in Texas. It is locally-owned by Round Rock native T.J. Mahoney.


Check out the 5 latest commercial projects filed in Round Rock, including new office work space and school renovations

Curious what renovations and new construction are underway or set to begin soon in Round Rock?


CI NATION ROUNDUP: Taco Palenque opens in Round Rock; Plano ISD considering two draft calendars for 2022-23 school year and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 21.




10 things to do Oct. 23 in Round Rock, Pflugerville

Go to Round Rock Diwali Fest, a dog festival, trunk-or-treats, and fall markets.


CI NATION ROUNDUP: Early concept for Frisco’s Northwest Community Park includes biking tower for ‘gravity riding’; Perky Beans Cafe now open in Leander, and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 20.


Inaugural Williamson County Fair and Rodeo ready to open gates Oct. 21 after coronavirus delay

After the inaugural Williamson County Fair and Rodeo was postponed in 2020, county and fair officials said they are excited to kick off the agricultural celebration.



Taco Palenque opens in Round Rock as drive-thru only

Taco Palenque opened its first Round Rock restaurant Oct. 15 at 130 Louis Henna Blvd., Round Rock.


Libros Bookmobile now operating in Hutto, Pflugerville and Round Rock areas

Libros Bookmobile travels to local farmers markets in Hutto, Round Rock, Pflugerville and other nearby cities.


MAP: 5 commercial projects filed in Round Rock and Pflugerville, including new Wingstop

Wondering what renovations and new construction are underway or set to begin soon in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto? Be the first to find out.


4 businesses coming to Cedar Park, Leander; Barton Springs Pool reopens and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from the Central Texas area.



Round Rock mayor reflects on economic development, COVID-19 in State of the City address

Economic development, transportation needs and COVID-19 all featured as prominent topics during Round Rock Mayor Craig Morgan's State of the City address.


MAP: 5 commercial projects filed in Round Rock and Pflugerville, including new construction on Avery Nelson Parkway

Curious what renovations and new construction are underway or set to begin soon in Round Rock and Pflugerville?


Amazon fulfillment center in Pflugerville officially operational, will continue hiring blitz

The AUS2 Amazon Fulfillment Center in Pflugerville is now officially operational, and a company representative said the facility will continue taking on new employees into next year.


CI NATION ROUNDUP: Read the latest top news about restaurants, businesses and other commercial projects that are coming soon or now open

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 19.



Officials look to make new Williamson County precinct map available to public in early November

Williamson County will redraw its commissioner precinct map after the county saw a 44% growth in population over the past decade.


MAP: 5 commercial projects filed in Round Rock, Pflugerville, including convenience store remodel

Curious as to what renovations and new construction are underway or set to begin soon in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto?