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Lake Travis | Westlake January 2013

State lawmakers face wealth of decisions in 2014–15 budget talks

There is only one piece of legislation the state constitution requires the Texas Legislature to pass after it convened Jan. 8: the budget. more »

Jan 17, 2013 5:00 AM Georgetown

Philanthropy Day

Round Rock teen reaches out to help young athletes. more »

Jan 17, 2013 3:00 AM Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Bee Cave City Council

Bee Cave Administrator Frank Salvato identified a number of big decisions Bee Cave City Council made in 2012 as well as a number of top issues for 2013. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake 2 Comments

Rollingwood City Council

Rollingwood Mayor Barry Bone identified some of the biggest decisions of City Council in 2012 along with the top issues facing the council in 2013. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

West Lake Hills City Council

West Lake Hills Mavor Dave Claunch identified some of the key decisions West Lake Hills City Council made in 2012 and some of the issues to be examined in 2013. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

Western Hills Little League applying for permits for sports complex

Western Hills Little League is at the front end of a fundraising effort that would bring a 50-acre sports complex to West Lake Hills. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake 2 Comments

Karla Garcia runs Natural Springs Garden with her husband.

Photo by Charlotte Moore

Natural Springs Garden

Once described as the “best-kept secret in Lakeway,” Natural Springs Garden—located near the RR 620 and General Williamson Drive intersection—has big plans for 2013. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

West Lake Hills City Council nears deal with FireWatch America

The City of West Lake Hills is close to a deal with FireWatch America and will become the first American contract for the Germany-based company. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

Africa’s Promise Village

Africa’s Promise Village, a nonprofit organization that focuses its efforts on the construction of wells, schools and the basic care of residents of Tanzania, Africa, could receive a huge boost in 2013. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

Tracy Marie Price reads to students at one of the Jardín de Niños Austin locations.

Photo by Kyle Webb

Jardín de Niños

Spanish immersion school Jardín de Niños opened its third location at 107 RR 620, Ste. 300, on Jan. 4. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

Barbers at the new Plano location have been working since December.

Photo courtesy Finley’s Barber

Finley’s Barber Shop

Finley’s Barber Shop, a men-only barber shop, is looking to expand in 2013. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

Buenos Aires Cafe is adding pastry making in 2013.

Photo by Charlotte Moore

Buenos Aires Cafe

Expect a sweet twist in 2013 from Buenos Aires Cafe in Bee Cave. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

In June, Blue Dahlia co-owners Amy and Sam Ramirez opened their West Lake Hills shop.

Photo by Gene Davis

Blue Dahlia Bistro

Blue Dahlia Bistro, the West Lake Hills restaurant which opened in 2012, is a French-inspired bistro that came to be after co-owner Amy Ramiriez traveled through Europe as both a stewardess and model. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

The 247-slip marina is using two dock builders to speed up the construction process.

Photo courtesy Crosswater Yacht

Crosswater Yacht Club eyes spring opening for Lake Travis marina

Construction on the 111-acre Crosswater Yacht Club, one of the newest marinas on Lake Travis, is in full swing as construction on the 247-slip marina is expected to wrap up in March or April. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake 1 Comments

Galaxy Moviehouse & Eatery serves as a cornerstone to the Trails at 620 Shopping Center near Four Points.

Photo courtesy Tilted Chair Medi

Trails at 620 Shopping Center continues growth

Construction on Phase 1 of the Trails at 620 Shopping Center is currently finishing. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

The Lakeway Resort and Spa was purchased at a July 3 foreclosure auction and is in the process of a $5 million to $6 million update.

Photo by Kyle Webb

Resort and Spa receives makeover

The Lakeway Resort and Spa, famous for its views of Lake Travis, is regarded by some as one of the area’s most luxurious getaways. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake

Highway 71 expands west

Hwy. 71, which slices through the middle of the City of Bee Cave, is growing rapidly. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake 2 Comments

Lakeway City Council looks at hotel occupancy tax

More than six months after Lakeway City Council unanimously approved a hotel occupancy tax, often referred to as a HOT, the council passed a budget for use of the funds. more »

Jan 17, 2013 12:00 AM Lake Travis | Westlake