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The Church of Latter-Day Saints will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for its 30,000-square-foot temple in Cedar Park at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17. Named the Austin Texas Temple because it will … more
Five suspects have been arrested and charged in connection with the kidnapping and shooting of a teen just outside of the Leander city limits. The victim, who has not been identified since they … more
A woman was arrested Friday morning for allegedly shooting a City of Leander employee in a city park's bathroom while she was cleaning the area, according to a release by the Leander Police … more
Just as people's premature fireworks were lighting up the sky the night before the Fourth of July, Cedar Park-based aerospace company Firefly Aerospace outshined them all with its own rocket during … more
Leander ISD has unveiled its initial designs for its planned early childhood center. The 100,000-square-foot early childhood center will serve an estimated 616 prekindergarten students, ranging … more
Board considering 2-cent or deeper tax rate cut at future meetings more
In a dramatic reversal, Mike Sanders has finally been seated on the Williamson County Appraisal District (WCAD) Board of Directors, which he was blocked from sitting on back in May.    … more
I'm not sure that's how the joke goes.   Leander Police officers were shocked to Monday morning to find a young emu running across roads and lawns in the Palmera Ridge neighborhood. … more
Just days before the night sky was filled with exploding fireworks for the 4th of July, Cedar Park-based aerospace company Firefly Aerospace plans to launch its fifth rocket into the wild blue … more
WorldSpa will begin Cedar Park construction in early 2025; Texas Roadhouse coming to Leander in late summer 2025 more
A doggone good showing!   A Leander dog agility trainer's 4-year-old dog, a Papillon and Border Collie mix, competed in and won five awards at the 2024 World Agility Championship in … more
An Austin Police Department officer is under investigation for two felony charges of Injury to a Child, according to the Cedar Park Police Department.  Cameron Caldwell turned himself into … more
Cedar Park has returned to Stage 2 water restrictions after almost a year.   In August 2023, Cedar Park imposed stricter water restrictions after the intense drought that year drew … more
Leander will be the first area city to regulate vape shops.    The Leander City Council approved an ordinance change at their June 6 meeting limiting the opening of future vape … more
Leander residents celebrated Juneteenth on Saturday, June 15, at the 2024 Juneteenth Block Party. The event, the city's third annual celebration of the national holiday, drew a sizable crowd to … more
With Early Voting voting results already tallied, Leander City Council Place 6 incumbent Becki Ross is leading the runoff election for her seat. Becki Ross has received 55% of the votes, or 623 … more
The Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority (CapMetro) system plans to expand its pickup service area in Leander.   The CapMetro Board of Directors was briefed Wednesday, June … more
A few additional details have been revealed about the 15-year-old boy who drowned on June 1 at Twin Lakes Park, behind the Twin Lakes YMCA.   The case is still under investigation by … more
Williamson County's total market value increased by $9 million this year, the second-biggest increase in the county's history.   County staff detailed at the June 4 Williamson County … more
New details have been revealed about the evidence tampering charges against former Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody and former Assistant County Attorney Jason Nassour related to the … more
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