Local news
240 results total, viewing 61 - 80
Headline: Parents encouraged to add vaccinations to back-to-school listSubhead: Local districts have higher than average vaccination exemption ratesIt’s almost time for kids to head back to school, … more
A Cedar Park saxophonist experienced the trip — and performance — of a lifetime this summer. Fifteen-year-old Will Lambert, who will be a sophomore at Cedar Park High School this month, was … more
The City of Austin Utilities is warning local customers that someone claiming to be from the company or Austin Energy, is demanding utility bill payment from customers within an hour, or else risk … more
The Leander City Council will take up the issue of setting the city’s tax rate at its Aug. 2 meeting. The Council will discuss and consider a proposal to adopt a tax rate for fiscal year 2018-2019 … more
There’s a new general manager at the H-E-B Center at Cedar Park, and he’s glad to return to the area after spending the past two years in Midland.Sammy Wallace, a 20-plus-year veteran of the … more
Twenty young cancer patients camped, relaxed and had “boatloads” of fun during the 28th annual “Teen Lake Escape” at the McIngvale Mansion in Lago Vista.Each year’s trip is free and is put … more
At its last meeting on July 26, the Cedar Park City Council adopted a resolution to amend its own rules of procedure, including meeting dates and start times. The resolution adjusts the meeting times … more
Off the martial arts competition ring, 13-year-old Zachary Hampton is funny, kind and somewhat quiet. On the ring, he is, quite literally, a lean, mean fighting machine. Hampton recently earned … more
Local veterans have been telling their elected officials that the local Veterans Administration needed to expand in order to handle a growing number of veterans who need healthcare. Those … more
Citizens of Cedar Park will be able to participate in public hearing on proposed changes to ordinances regarding subdivisions and site developments at the July 26 City Council meeting.The changes … more
The spraygrounds and pools of the Rock’N River Waterpark in Round Rock were transformed into a live scenario site at last Wednesday morning as teams from across the state participated in the … more
Hed: Leander Springs development takes a step forwardSubhead: Council passes PUD, asks developer to return with more details on projectA proposal for a mixed-use development that would feature … more
Calling all cosplayers and comic aficionados! The Cedar Park Library will host its fourth annual Mini-Con Aug. 10 from 5 to 9 p.m. The event will feature a panel about cosplay, crafts and activities, … more
The Leander City Council is expected to hear public comments on a proposed special use zoning permit for a new private preschool at its July 19 meeting. The proposed zoning exception, for a … more
A planned rate increase affecting Atmos Energy customers in Cedar Park won’t take effect, at least until October. The city council voted to postpone the increase and attempt to negotiate the … more
The largest pipeline infrastructure in the nation lies right beneath the state of Texas. Texas811, the largest one-call contact center in the United States, aims to prevent damage and protect … more
The Leander Police Department welcomed four new members on July 12 including Chaplain Joe Bob Ellison, Crime Scene Specialist Haley Williams, Officer John Carnley and K-9 Officer Kodi — a … more
TruWest Credit Union’s Austin-area branches collected more than 2,000 pounds of water in a recent donation drive. The drive, a collaborative effort of TruWest’s metro Phoenix, Ariz., and Austin … more
Cedar Park resident Mack Marsh volunteers several hours of his time each week working to help ensure that parking spaces set aside for the disabled are available to the disabled public. Marsh is … more
The city of Austin announced Tuesday it will no longer enforce its ban on plastic bags after the Texas Supreme Court ruled that a similar ban in Laredo violated state law, KUT reported last … more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 12 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past year.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.