Lake Travis | Westlake
2:44 PM Dec 9, 2019 CST

Safety improvements project in Lakeway will see medians placed along RM 620 by end of summer

According to city documents, the project, which will be funded by TxDOT, will place raised medians on RM 620’s center land.


New Braunfels

Comal County, Guadalupe County candidates meet Dec. 9 deadline to file for 2020 primary

A long list of candidates will be vying for elected positions in the 2020 election. The deadline to file for the March 3, 2020 primary election is Dec. 9.


Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

James Avery to open storefront in Pflugerville's Stone Hill Town Center

The jewelry chain specializes in bracelets, necklaces, charms and pendents, along with handbags and signature jewelry collections.



Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Bath & Body Works to open Pflugerville storefront in 2020

From specialty soaps to candles and body care products: A Bath & Body Works is coming to Pflugerville next year.


New Braunfels

Comal County announces holiday closures

Comal County residents should be aware that the holiday season may affect operation hours at various county offices. In observance of the Christmas and New Year's holidays, these Comal County offices will be closed or have adjusted hours:


Northwest Austin

Jaguar, Land Rover dealership under construction on RM 620 in Northwest Austin

Construction is underway on the first Austin-area Park Place Dealership, which will sell Jaguars and Land Rovers.


Central Austin

Delia Garza files for Travis County attorney race, will finish term as Austin Mayor Pro Tem

Austin Mayor Pro Tem Delia Garza filed her candidacy paperwork Dec. 9 to run for Travis County attorney as a Democrat.



Southwest Austin

Belterra Taekwondo has opened in Belterra Village

A new martial arts studio has come to Dripping Springs.



Cedar Park | Leander

Nonprofit group presents $20,000 to Cedar Park Public Library

Friends of the Cedar Park Library presented a ceremonial check for $20,000 to the Cedar Park Public Library on Dec. 5.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Buzz Mill in San Marcos now closed

The restaurant and bar closed its doors permanently in early December.



Central Austin

Express ER opens location on East Riverside

Freestanding emergency room operator Express ER opened a location Oct. 1 at 2020 E. Riverside Drive, Austin. …


Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

FEATURED NEIGHBORHOOD: Check out South Creek in Round Rock

Built in the early 1990s, homes in Round Rock’s South Creek neighborhood have an average of 1,700 square feet.


Georgetown

League of Women Voters: After 100 years national organization returning to Georgetown roots

The League is a nonprofit that works to empower voters to make educated decisions at the polls by providing nonpartisan information on local and state candidates and ballot measures.


Georgetown

Brookwood in Georgetown expands with homes for residents with special needs

The two homes look to accommodate 16 adults with disabiilities.



New Braunfels

New Braunfels ISD hires first director of safety and security

Huffty previously worked as an administrator for San Marcos CISD.


Central Austin

Milto's Pizza Pub closes after 43 years

Milto’s Pizza Pub, a neighborhood pizza restaurant at 2909 Guadalupe St., Austin, closed Nov. 26. The …


Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

ASK THE EDITOR: What major milestones took place locally in 2019?

From downtown improvements to completed transportation projects and more, here are a few of the major milestones that took place in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto in 2019.


Georgetown

Georgetown businessman walks Appalachian Trail, raises $80,000 for veterans

David Kellerman is the co-owner of Mel's Lone Star Lanes in Georgetown.



New Braunfels

Subway restaurant coming soon to The Shops at Clear Springs in New Braunfels

The restaurant will offer customizable submarine sandwiches and more.


New Braunfels

New Braunfels High School student named National Merit Commended Scholar

NBHS senior Jeremy Alkire is the only Unicorn to be honored in this year.


Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto public libraries expand collections through Texas Book Festival grants

The magic of the holiday season came early this year for the public libraries of Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto, as each were recognized in April as recipients of 2019 Texas Book Festival grants.


Central Austin

Changos Taqueria closes on Guadalupe Street

Changos Taqueria, a locally owned restaurant at 3023 Guadalupe St., Austin, that opened in 1998, closed Nov. …