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Round Rock attracting new high-end manufacturers

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Round Rock attracting new high-end manufacturers

Inside a long industrial building off Sam Bass Road one can hear the whir, clank and bang of metal on metal as high-end tools craft products to be shipped throughout the state.

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Difficult winter season cause for Hawaiian Falls layoffs

In the midst of a tough winter offseason, water park operator Hawaiian Falls laid off 12 full-time employees in December, according to a water park spokesman. more »

Dec 19, 2014 2:20 PM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto 27 Comments

Swig on Main to open in downtown Round Rock

A new bar will open in Downtown Round Rock at the end of December at 121 E. Main St., the former location of Krave Wine Bar & Bistro. more »

Dec 17, 2014 4:56 PM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Some full-time Hawaiian Falls employees furloughed

Some Pflugerville Hawaiian Falls Water and Adventure Park employees have been seasonally furloughed, according to a company statement. Some full-time employees were affected by the furloughs as well, according to company spokesman David Alvey. more »

Dec 13, 2014 8:49 PM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto 2 Comments

Koob challenges Frank Leffingwell in Round Rock City Council Place 3 race

On Dec. 9, Chris Koob entered the race for the Place 3 seat on Round Rock City Council. Koob will face candidate Frank Leffingwell in the Jan. 24 special election. more »

Dec 11, 2014 6:01 PM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

New Pflugerville stop signs coming to 10th Street/Settlers Valley Drive

New stop signs will be erected at Settlers Valley Drive and 10th Street on Dec. 16 in Pflugerville, which will make the intersection a four-way stop. more »

Dec 11, 2014 10:55 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Pflugerville working on immediate and long-term animal shelter fixes

Pflugerville officials voted to move forward Dec. 9 with plans to make short-term fixes to the city animal shelter and examine long-term solutions for the facility. more »

Dec 10, 2014 10:51 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Courtesy Judge Samuel T. Biscoe

Retiring Travis County Judge Samuel T. Biscoe cites county growth and complexity as concerns during tenure on Commissioners Court

Following 25 years on the dais of the Travis County Commissioners Court, Judge Samuel T. Biscoe is set to retire Dec. 31. more »

Dec 4, 2014 2:40 PM Lake Travis | Westlake

From left: State Rep. Tony Dale, R-Cedar Park, State Rep. Larry Gonzales, R-Round Rock, and Gonzales' chief of staff Chris Sanchez participated in Williamson County's Dec. 2 meeting to discuss priorities for the 2015 state legislative session.

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WilCo commissioners, state leaders discuss legislative priorities

Two state representatives and a state senator joined Williamson County commissioners Dec. 2 for a meeting to explore county leaders’ hopes for the 2015 Texas legislative session. more »

Dec 3, 2014 5:51 PM Cedar Park | Leander

Pflugerville adopts new tourism brand

Pflugerville officials unveiled the city’s new tourism-targeting brand—Pfun, TX, Join in the Pfun—Nov. 25. more »

Dec 3, 2014 4:59 PM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Pflugerville bond passage targets better roads

Pflugerville voters soundly approved the largest bond package in city history Nov. 4. more »

Dec 3, 2014 12:00 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

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Round Rock planning to extend road, create new north/south route options

Round Rock will begin work on a $9 million extension of Creek Bend Boulevard in the first quarter of 2015, according to city officials. more »

Dec 3, 2014 12:00 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Roadwork underway on Carl Stern Boulevard extension project in Hutto

Construction has started on an extension of Carl Stern Boulevard in Hutto. more »

Dec 3, 2014 12:00 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

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City Council approves exclusive park-use deal with Pflugerville’s largest youth soccer league

Pflugerville City Council agreed to authorize a 10-year exclusive park-use agreement with the city’s largest youth soccer association Nov. 11 in exchange for $35,000 in field improvements and additional per-player fees. more »

Dec 3, 2014 12:00 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

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Round Rock mulls the future of city-owned golf course

Round Rock city officials are evaluating the future of the Forest Creek Golf Club, as the contract the city has in place with the operator expires in April. more »

Dec 3, 2014 12:00 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Treated wastewater a potential boon to development efforts in Pflugerville

Pflugerville city leaders said they want to harness millions of gallons of treated wastewater the city would otherwise release into Gilleland Creek and provide it to local business. more »

Dec 3, 2014 12:00 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Mixed-use development potentially coming to Kenney Fort Boulevard

An 83-acre, mixed-use development is planned at the intersection of Kenney Fort Boulevard and Forest Creek Drive in Round Rock. more »

Dec 3, 2014 12:00 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto 6 Comments

Pflugerville City Council OKs rezoning for forthcoming neighborhood center

New retail space could be coming to an area near Pflugerville’s Cambridge Heights neighborhood, according to city planning documents. more »

Dec 3, 2014 12:00 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

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Hutto kicks off renovations to co-op gin building

Hutto officials plan to begin renovations in December on the south gin building at the city’s iconic co-op site on Hwy. 79. more »

Dec 3, 2014 12:00 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Shopping center at SH 45 N and I-35 slated to begin expansion in 2015

The Round Rock Crossing shopping center at the intersection of SH 45 N and I-35 will expand with about 65,000 square feet of new construction, the management company announced in November. more »

Dec 3, 2014 12:00 AM , , , Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Pflugerville hires firm to create transportation plan

The city of Pflugerville is hiring a transportation consulting firm that will develop a transportation plan for the city, including plans for a city bus hub and more. more »

Dec 2, 2014 2:19 PM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

2014 Holiday Guide

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Business

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Learning to ride a horse is not about picking up a hobby; it’s about learning to become self-aware, Judy Gibney said.

Dining

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John Tomlinson, the owner of Johnny T’s BBQ in Pflugerville, said he has known he wanted to run his own restaurant since he was a child.

Nonprofit

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Vietnam War veteran Joseph Boatman defines himself as a caretaker, which is why the former Navy Combat Corpsman opened Veterans Connection Thrift Store in Round Rock last year.

People

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John Darby, Hutto Chamber of Commerce President

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