Southwest Austin

Flying Fish Swim Academy celebrates Dripping Springs opening

A new facility offering swimming lessons has opened in Dripping Springs.


Central Austin

Zoning concern prevents Austin from moving forward with second conversion of hotel to homeless shelter

Officials have already indicated they are eyeing other hotels and motels for purchase and conversion into homeless shelters.



New Braunfels

City Council approves economic package to help bring automotive plant to New Braunfels

The project is expected to create more than 500 jobs by 2031.


Northwest Austin

Texas Children’s Hospital eyes further expansion in Austin with purchases of land

Houston-based Texas Children's Hospital has closed on the purchase of two plots of land in the Austin area.


Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Delighted Paws Pet Care now serving Round Rock

Delighted Paws Pet Care, a provider of in-home pet sitting and private dog walking services, began providing services to Round Rock-area pets in November.


Georgetown

Most early voting polling locations finalized for March 2020 primaries

Court establishes primary early voting locations ahead of March 2020 elections.



Northwest Austin

AMC Theatres to open Dec. 12 in Tech Ridge center in North Austin

AMC Theatres opens new 10-screen location in North Austin's Tech Ridge center


Cedar Park | Leander

2020 primary election: Candidates file to run for offices representing Cedar Park and Leander

Read the list of candidates who filed for the March 3 primary elections.


Cedar Park | Leander

Indoor cycling studio coming to Cedar Park

StarCycle, an indoor cycling studio, plans to open in Cedar Park in January


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Reliable Automotive opens third location on FM 1626 in Kyle

The repair shop opened Dec. 9.



Central Austin

W Austin and ACL Live development will sell for $275 million

The transaction is expected to close in 2020.


Central Austin

Affordable housing bond funding helps seniors 'age in place' through home repair program

When Austin voters approved a historic $250 million affordable housing bond in 2018, they signed off on a $28 million investment in home repairs for low-income residents.


Southwest Austin

As pollen counts rise in Central Texas, learn about cedar fever and allergy prevention

As temperatures cool heading into the winter season in Central Texas, pollen counts from Ashe juniper trees begin to climb, causing seasonal allergies referred to locally by residents as “cedar fever.”


Northwest Austin

TxDOT plans groundbreaking for Dec. 11 on RM 620 bypass project

TxDOT breaks ground on RM 620 bypass project to provide traffic congestion relief in Four Points area.



Central Austin

Gig economy app developer Adia opens office in South Central Austin

Adia opened its office at 3601 S. Congress Ave., Ste. D200, Austin, on Oct. 15. Owner Bobby Hilliard said the …


Southwest Austin

Morphe hosting grand opening event at Barton Creek Mall

Cosmetics brand Morphe will host a grand opening event Dec. 14.


Southwest Austin

Code 1 Concierge Care brings medical services to South Austin

Code 1 Concierge Care opened its doors Dec. 1.


Georgetown

Officials: construction labor shortage won't affect Georgetown-area project completions

Even as Central Texas continues to face a shortage in construction labor, Williamson County and Georgetown ISD officials say they are confident bond projects will be completed in a timely manner.



Georgetown

Want to ride your bicycle? After more than one year of work, the bike master plan for Georgetown is here

Officials are working to install infrastructure ahead of city and county growth to include bicycle routes for both recreation and transportation purposes.


Cedar Park | Leander

Cedar Park cook honored for grilling millionth steak

Cedar Park resident Jose Luis Sanchez has been recognized by his employer, LongHorn Steakhouse, for grilling an estimated one million steaks.


Southwest Austin

Get to know Dripping Springs ISD Superintendent Todd Washburn

New Dripping Springs ISD Superintendent Todd Washburn sits down for a Q&A.


Central Austin

Austin primary election 2020: Here are the candidates for local office on the ballot

The filing deadline for candidates to appear on the March 3 primary election passed at 6 p.m. on Dec. 9. The last day to register to vote is Feb. 3, and early voting will begin on Feb. 18.