Austin en-us © 2005 - 2014 JG Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:26:00 GMT UPDATE: Austin resident being monitored for Ebola virus Austin is at a low risk of its residents becoming infected with Ebola, Mayor Lee Leffingwell said Oct. 16 at a news conference.

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Items to watch—Oct. 16 Austin City Council meeting This week, Austin City Council members will take up 70 items for consideration, 37 of which from the consent agenda.

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Patika debuts brick-and-mortar location Patika Coffee, LLC officially opens its new brick-and-mortar location Sept. 26 at 2159 S. Lamar Blvd.

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Now Open: Amazing Lash Studio Amazing Lash Studio opened its sixth Texas location at Lakeline Market, 14028 N. US 183, Ste. 330, Austin, on Aug. 9.

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Now Open: Foxhole Culinary Tavern On July 25 brothers Ryan and Trey Wolslager opened restaurant Foxhole Culinary Tavern, which utilizes locally sourced produce for classic American cuisine.

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Relocations: The Ivy School The Ivy School, a Spanish immersion preschool, will relocate in October from 10713 N. RR 620, Ste. 601, Austin, to 9511 N. RR 620, Austin.

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School Notes: Harmony School of Political Science and Communications Harmony School of Political Science and Communications, 13415 N. RM 620, Austin, was one of 16 schools announced Aug. 13 to receive a Texas Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Academies designation for the 2014–15 school year.

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Relocations: Nothing Bundt Cakes Leif and Caitlin Johnson will relocate their franchise of Nothing Bundt Cakes from 1890 Ranch in Cedar Park to 10225 Research Blvd., Ste. 330, Austin.

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District 8 From 2000 to 2010, the district’s population grew by more than 35 percent, the city of Austin reports. The district has nearly 55,000 registered voters and the highest percentage of home ownership among all city districts—more than 60 percent, according to city data.

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Black Fret Black Fret, an Austin nonprofit that seeks to empower area musicians through grants and public support, ann0ounced Aug. 2 it will hold its first gala, The Black Ball, on Nov. 8 at The Paramount Theatre.

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Reel Popcorn Banana, caramel, loaded baked potato and wasabi ranch are among the flavors snackers can seek at Reel Popcorn on South Congress Avenue.

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Austin-area grillers to face off on 'American Grilled' episode Four Austin-area grillers will make national television appearances on an upcoming episode of “American Grilled” from Travel Channel.

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Expansions: Chase Flooring Group Chase Flooring Group expanded its Lakeline showroom, 14010 N. US 183, Austin, in June to add more floor space and products.

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Now Open: Austin Children’s Dentistry Austin Children’s Dentistry opened its fourth location at 10510 W. Parmer Lane, Ste. 100, Austin, in late May.

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City Council dais construction continues The dais the city council sits at for meetings must be remodeled to accommodate for the new 10-1 council.

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In the News: Corey Holmes, Collin Radack Two college seniors from the area were selected June 7 by Major League Baseball teams during the 20th round of the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.

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In the News: Saccone’s Pizza and Subs Saccone’s Pizza and Subs, 11416 N. RR 620, Ste. N, Austin, won Best Traditional Pizza in the Southwest Region and was one of eight finalists for Best Traditional Pizza in the World at the 2014 International Pizza Expo.

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Austin 3-1-1 launches new smartphone application Austin 3-1-1 officials are counting on a recently launched phone application to become a fixture on Austin residents' smartphones.

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Residents, elected officials speak up about SH 45 SW at public hearing More than 470 attendees packed the Bowie High School cafeteria at an SH 45 SW open house and public hearing July 29 to provide feedback and learn more about the proposed four-lane, 3.6-mile-long toll road.

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Now Open: West Salon by Leah West Salon by Leah will open Aug. 1 in the Trails at 620 I shopping center, 8300 N. RR 620, Ste. B700, in Austin. The salon offers hair services for men, women and children.

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