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Travis County’s Summer Youth Employment Program is now accepting applications for two five-week sessions that will take place between June and August.Parents and their teens can begin the … more
The Texas Department of Transportation will close the northbound and southbound I-35 main lanes this weekend to demolish and remove the northern portion of the Williams Drive bridge.The closures will … more
The Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority (CapMetro) and Leander officials celebrated the ribbon cutting Wednesday for the opening of a second rail track between the Leander Station and the … more
The Leander ISD Board of Trustees on Jan. 12 approved a program that will provide a one-time payment of $2,000 to certain full-time special education teaching positions and a one-time payment of … more
Water infrastructure improvements remained a pressing issue for Leander and it will represent the majority of the major capital improvement projects the city will tackle in 2023. Dan Grimsbo, … more
The deadline for property owners to pay 2022 property taxes is next Tuesday. Williamson County Tax Assessor / Collector Larry Gaddes said in a reminder to property owners in the county that … more
White supremacist fliers were distributed across several northern Leander neighborhoods in the last few hours of Sunday night, directly leading into Monday when the City of Leander held its … more
The “Night to Shine” will return locally at Rockpointe Church for its ninth year on Feb. 10 after a three-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The prom-like event is a popular, annual … more
Cedar Park, Leander and Williamson County spent most of 2022 scrambling to keep up with their unprecedented population growth by significantly increasing budgets and taking out large bonds to build … more
The second annual Martin Luther King Day March and Ceremony drew over 3,000 people to Leander on Monday, highlighting how the event has continued to grow in popularity and draw visitors from … more
Cedar Park Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Tony Moline will serve as chair-elect for the Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives (TCCE) Board for Fiscal Year 2023."I am honored and excited to be … more
Construction work continues at the site of the new BASIS Charter School in Cedar Park. When complete the 10-acre site on Lakeline Boulevard near West Park Street will house a 78,000 square-foot … more
While average gasoline prices across the Austin metro area rose about 1 cent per gallon in the last week, drivers in Cedar Park and Leander are seeing prices around 9 cents lower than early last … more
Round Rock Police are re-investigating a 1983 murder. The suspect, Martin Gallegos, remains a fugitive with an active murder warrant. Gallegos was 22 in 1983 and would be 60 now. He was last seen in … more
The COVID-19 pandemic finally crested in Williamson County in 2022 after starting the year the Omnicron variant caused the worst spike so far in cases and fatalities.One year later, the … more
The City of Leander will hold its second-ever Martin Luther King Day March and Ceremony next Monday, Jan. 16, in Old Town Leander.The theme for this year's event, which runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., … more
Through a partnership with Texas State University – Round Rock, 21 District K-12 teachers attended a STEM-for-All professional development day designed to build and educate diverse pipelines of … more
CORRECTION:  The article originally states that Texas Parents United PAC supported a slate of challenger candidates that included Mike Sanders, Brandi Burkman, Shawn Leege, Sharon Bell and Paul … more
    St David’s Emergency Center hopes to reduce the number of children who could injure themselves on the bicycles, skateboard and scooters they received over Christmas by … more
The U.S. housing market continued to sag in the last few months as the impact of higher mortgage rates and concerns over the economy rattled buyers and sellers.Rates for 30-year, fixed mortgages … more
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