Southwest Austin
4:59 PM Dec 2, 2019 CST

Do-Rite Barbecue at Graceland aims to create a super-prime, classic barbecue experience

Do-Rite Barbecue at Graceland aims to create a “super-prime, classic” barbecue experience in Austin.


Lake Travis | Westlake

Vault Prep brings college readiness services to Westlake area

California-based company Vault Prep opened its first Austin location in the Westlake area.


Georgetown

CBD store Radix Remedies now open in Georgetown

The shop offers a variety of organic, U.S.-made CBD products.



Central Austin

$15 million enhancement project on MoPac South could improve travel times

The Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority has updated information on a project to add auxiliary and merge lanes between Barton Skyway and Loop 360 that proposes to relieve congestion on the southbound side of MoPac.


New federal funding available for small businesses affected by Hurricane Harvey

Small-business owners can apply for up to $250,000 dollars in federal disaster relief.


Southwest Austin

Cooking and crafting spot Pinny and Trowel is on its way to South Austin

Pinny and Trowel is slated to open in January.


Southwest Austin

Original location of Jack Allen's Kitchen in Oak Hill turns 10

The local restaurant chain Jack Allen's Kitchen celebrates 10 years in business in Southwest Austin.



Georgetown

Pok-e-Jo's now open in Georgetown

There is a new BBQ joint in Georgetown.


Cedar Park | Leander

Leander ISD to discuss proposed 2020-21 school calendar

Leander ISD has published its draft calendar for the 2020-21 school year


Central Austin

The Hideout Theatre and Coffeehouse marks its 20th anniversary

Austin’s oldest improv theater, The Hideout Theatre and Coffeehouse, celebrated its 20th anniversary Oct. …


Central Austin

Three local businesses on Longview Street celebrate 10th anniversary

Three businesses located at 2520 Longview St. Austin, celebrated 10th anniversaries in November. Tony Senecal …



Central Austin

Endeavor purchases North Lamar property including Waterloo Records, Amy's Ice Creams and 24 Diner

Locally based commercial real estate company Endeavor announced the purchase of the property at 600 N. Lamar …


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Paper Bear in San Marcos to close after 41 years

The local novelty and San Marcos souvenir store is projected to close in spring of 2020.


Georgetown

Early voting begins for Georgetown City Council District 1 runoff

Election Day for the runoff is Dec. 10.


Cedar Park | Leander

Two LISD employees to receive doctorate degrees

Jim Rose and Sarah Martinez will be part of the first class ever to receive doctorate degrees conferred by Concordia University Texas.



Georgetown

Georgetown Animal Shelter seeks donations

This holiday season, consider donating to the local animal shelter.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Buda City Park construction set to finish before 2020 Weiner Dog Races

When complete, the work will include an amphitheater, two playgrounds and a splash pad.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Habitat for Humanity's ReStore in San Marcos celebrates one year in business

The nonprofit's donation center and store opened last December.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Downtown Buda's Inspired Minds Art Center set to open in January

The nonprofit Hill Country Theater will share the space.



Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

2019 Holiday Guide: 12 winter events in Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto

‘Tis the season to celebrate cooler weather, enjoy holiday breaks and spend time with family. Check out the Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto events and activities this winter.


Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Pflugerville martial arts studio Centex Combatives & Fitness aims to empower practitioners

Centex Combatives & Fitness offers classes for judo, jiu-jitsiu, firearms training, self-defense and Filipino martial arts as well as personal training.


Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Hippo Cafe serves up home-style cooking in Hutto

Scott Feller and his wife, Stacie, opened Hippo Cafe in February 2019.