An ancient Chinese tradition will bring dragons to Lady Bird Lake as part of an annual multicultural festival. more »
Joe Lanane joined Community Impact Newspaper in April 2012. He specializes in business and development news and serves as editor for the Central Austin coverage area. Lanane's previous newspaper experience includes stints in Stillwater, Okla., and Milwaukee.
Austin's real estate market had its hottest March in more than a half-decade. more »
A longtime Clarksville eatery returned to its Italian roots last fall. more »
Longtime Austinites and curious newcomers collide at The Frisco Shop, a Burnet Road restaurant with more than 60 years of history. more »
A new North Austin restaurant is attempting to create the same buzz about its Japanese fare as some of its more centrally located counterparts. more »
Lake Travis water levels are expected to drop too low for the Brushy Creek Regional Utility Authority water system to continue operating. The three-city water authority plans to hold a meeting July 17 to build a more drought-resistant water system. more »