Contrary to popular belief, Highland Mall is still open—but not for long.more »
Art Alliance Austin will host the 65th annual Art City Austin this weekend. The event is considered the city's second-oldest outdoor festival, according to event organizers. more »
Apr 24, 2015 9:35 AM Central Austin
Starting the evening of April 26, the Lake Austin Boulevard exit ramp on southbound MoPac will close for at least 30 days to allow crews to reconstruct it as part of the MoPac Improvement Project. more »
Apr 23, 2015 3:57 PM Austin Metro
A new Austin-based film production company called Bat Bridge Entertainment has hit the ground running with its first project. more »
Apr 22, 2015 1:22 PM Central Austin
Construction could start on one of the largest undeveloped plots of Central Austin land by the end of the year. more »
Apr 22, 2015 12:00 AM Central Austin
The second location of El Chile transformed into AlcoMar April 17. more »
Apr 22, 2015 9:01 AM Central Austin
Nonprofit advocacy group Shoal Creek Conservancy helped advance its efforts to protect the Central Austin waterway by becoming partners with the city of Austin late last month. more »
Apr 21, 2015 2:01 PM Central Austin
Changes to taxi cab franchise agreements with the city of Austin could undergo some changes this week, but not all taxi cab drivers want those changes. more »
Apr 21, 2015 12:00 PM Central Austin
A new mobile phone application called Dropcountr could soon help Austin Water Utility customers track and manage their water usage, potentially resulting in less water usage and more money saved. more »
Apr 21, 2015 8:57 AM Central Austin
Traffic safety was a key issue at a District 10 town hall meeting where West and Northwest Austin residents questioned city officials about removing bike lanes and adding traffic-calming devices such as speed humps. more »
Apr 21, 2015 12:00 AM Northwest Austin
Projects are advancing as part of Austin ISD’s facility master plan, and the school district’s board of trustees received updates on the plan's progress as well as potential changes to boundaries and transfer policies during its April 21 meeting. more »
Apr 21, 2015 12:00 AM Austin Metro
Single-family homes in the Austin area reached an all time high in prices during March. more »
Apr 21, 2015 9:52 AM Central Austin
The social, health, educational and economic well-being of Austinites will be revealed May 20 in a new report that is expected to shed light on some of the city's biggest trends. more »
Apr 20, 2015 2:27 PM Central Austin
The final two lane closures on southbound MoPac are scheduled for April 20 and 23 to complete the installation of the bicycle and pedestrian bridge over the Union Pacific railroad tracks. more »
Apr 20, 2015 2:43 PM Northwest Austin
The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce hired within for its senior vice president of economic development role that had been vacant since December. more »
Apr 17, 2015 1:42 PM Central Austin
A developer hoping to bring 225 rental units to a high demand area along Burnet Road continues to face delays. more »
Apr 16, 2015 4:27 PM Central Austin
A group of Buddhist Tibetan monks are currently creating a work of art in Austin City Hall. more »
Apr 16, 2015 1:38 PM Central Austin
Austin City Council met April 16 slightly after 10 a.m. with a 32-item agenda, which includes eight consent agenda items. more »
Apr 16, 2015 11:27 AM Central Austin
Two of Austin’s top interests—dogs and craft beer—combine in May to create a monthlong charity event called Barks for Beers. more »
Apr 15, 2015 1:36 PM Central Austin
Newly remodeled vacation rental lofts are slated to open in June across from the historic Driskill Hotel. more »
Apr 15, 2015 11:31 AM Central Austin
More oversight could soon be placed on adult oriented businesses hoping to operate in downtown Austin. more »
Apr 14, 2015 10:59 AM Central Austin
2015 Summer Camp Guide
Find out what Central Austin camp your kid should attend this summer.
Dolce Neve has plans to open a second location. Find out where in this month's featured profile.
RealSavvy was a big winner during this year's South by Southwest Interactive Conference. Find out more about the real estate smartphone application here.
At the Capitol
News from the 84th Texas Legislature
Each month, we will update readers about road construction projects in various stages of planning.
- Transportation Updates—Central Austin, April 2015
- Transportation updates—Central Austin, March 2015
- Transportation updates—Central Austin, February 2015
- Regional transportation updates
- Transportation updates—Central Austin, December 2014
- Transportation updates—Central Austin, November 2014
- Transportation updates—Central Austin, October 2014
- Transportation updates – Central Austin, September 2014
- Transportation updates, Central Austin, August 2014
Q&A with AISD superintendent
New Austin ISD Superintendent Paul Cruz speaks to Community Impact Newspaper about the school district.
Esther's Follies co-owner Shannon Sedwick has kept the Austin staple running for 38 years.
Working in #ATX
Each month, we will provide perspective from one of Austin's top industries or work sectors.
2015 Fitness Guide
Renew those New Years resolutions using this guide.
Learn about volunteer opportunities throughout Central Austin this coming year.
Higher Education Focus
Get updates on area colleges and universities. Also, learn information about Austin's trade school programs and the discounted services they offer area residents.
Education Focus—Austin ISD
Gain access to testing data and school feeder charts