Local news
406 results total, viewing 61 - 80
Keep Austin Fed, an Austin-based "food rescue" nonprofit, will absorb fellow local nonprofit Save the Food into their operations last mont "to combine existing resources, networks and expertise to … more
The cities of Cedar Park and Leander have downgraded their strict water restrictions Monday following the completion of the repairs to the Brushy Creek Regional Utility Authority's 36-inch raw water … more
Williamson County currently has openings for appointments to the Williamson County Historical Commission. The WCHC is designated to coordinate and supervise historic preservation under the direction … more
Band of the Hills, a wind and percussion ensemble composed of musicians from Cedar Park, Leander, Round Rock, Pflugerville and surrounding areas, will celebrate 25 years of community engagement next … more
Two men are facing felony charges after being arrested for allegedly stealing catalytic converters for area vehicles.Derrion Newton, 27, and Dariel Jenkins, 24, were observed by police officers … more
Rain and subsequent flooding are features of life in Central Texas and the Hill Country. With the inevitable rise in both rain, and standing water, come mosquitoes. The type of mosquitoes … more
The cities of Cedar Park and Leander have set their final tax rate for Fiscal Year 2022-23 along with their final city budgets for next year.Both cities have cut their tax rate down to historically … more
Leander ISD earned an overall B rating in accountability evaluations, or 89 out of 100 score, when the Texas Education Agency released ratings last month.This is the first time evaluations have been … more
After a slight tick upward last week, local gas prices fell back down below the $3 range at many stations across Cedar Park and Leander. The Austin metro area average fell 4 cents to $3.12 per … more
The Travis County Commissioners Court voted Tuesday to issue a burn ban for the unincorporated areas of the county effective immediately. The ban is set to expire on Oct. 26 unless further action is … more
Leander ISD taxpayers face a consequential vote this November that could decide the fate of 458 teaching positions.The Leander ISD Board of Trustees approved Aug. 18 a final tax rate of $1.2746 for … more
The Williamson County Domestic Assault Response Team is partnering with the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office and Hope Alliance, Williamson County’s only resource  center and emergency … more
Williamson County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is pleased to announce that it was granted re-accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (CAAS).  Williamson County … more
A grand opening was held Saturday for the new Sculpture Garden Trail located at Lakewood Park in Leander.The ribbon cutting for the new park feature was held during the second annual Arts Fest, which … more
Leander will impose harsher penalties on homeowners who repeatedly violate the current Stage 4 water restrictions, which are being imposed while the Brushy Creek Regional Utility Authority's (BCRUA) … more
The Austin Police department released information reporting that a child had been killed after a two-car accident, involving both a sedan and a van, in the east Austin area, Sunday, Sept. … more
The drought situation in central Texas has become severe for many homes and landowners across the region. A recent surge of residents of the area have turned to the harvesting of rainwater. … more
New omicron-targeting COVID-19 boosters are now available, but many are wondering: Should they get the shots immediately or wait to time them closer to the holidays? The short answer is it depends … more
Vista Ridge High School marching band in Leander ISD has been selected to perform in the 2023 Rose Parade. This well-known and historic event, held in Pasadena, California, includes only … more
The World Skate Games, held in Argentina this year, highlight skating and are attended by invitation, only. This year only two athletes from Texas have been invited, including a 12-year-old … more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 21 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past year.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.