Round Rock, TX Lifestyle

The Top 4 Cozy Texas Towns To Visit This Fall

Looks like retail stores are already clearing their shelves of Fall decorations and it hasn’t really even cooled down here in Texas. So while we wait for the weather to catch up, we’re giving you the dirt on four cozy Texas towns you have to visit this Fall. Since we’re...
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6 places to eat brunch this weekend in Round Rock

The culinary scene in Round Rock offers several options to satisfy one's brunch cravings. From joints that specialize in international breakfast foods to extravagant waffles, here is our noncomprehensive list of must-visit local brunch spots. Jack Allen’s Kitchen. For an upscale brunch made only with local ingredients, check out Jack...
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Water in Barton Creek at Sculpture Falls not safe for humans, animals

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The City of Austin has detected blue-green algae toxins in Barton Creek at Sculpture Falls and is warning visitors the water isn’t safe for humans or animals. Samples were taken on Sept. 9 after a report of human illness. Those results came back Wednesday. The toxin levels...

Jeremiah's Italian Ice shop coming to Leander

A new location of Jeremiah's Italian Ice is headed to Leander. Jeremiah's Italian Ice, a Florida-based company, sells gelato, Italian ice and soft ice cream treats. The Leander location will include a drive-thru window at 11500 Hero Way W., Leander, in the future Shops at Hero Way development. Franchise owners...

Austin Pets Alive! says it may have to move amid stalemate with city

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Negotiations between Austin Pets Alive! and the city of Austin have stalled for a new long-term land-use agreement that would allow APA! to continue operating at the city’s old animal shelter, the two parties tell KXAN. Since 2011 Austin Pets Alive! has occupied the Town Lake Animal...

Oktoberfest At Easy Tiger

To celebrate Oktoberfest, Easy Tiger will have live music, activities, beer, and food specials at all of their Beer Gardens from now through Sunday! Their live music lineup will consist of TubaMeisters, Austin Polka Band, and Off The Grid Band. Prost, y’all! Oktoberfest is here!. Don’t miss the fun with...
Outside Online

Adriene Mishler’s Guide to Austin

If you’ve taken a free yoga class on YouTube in the past couple of years, there’s a good chance you did downward dog or crow pose with instruction from Austin, Texas-based YouTube personality Adriene Mishler. Mishler has been running her free channel, Yoga with Adriene, since 2012 and, thanks to her approachable teaching style, calm demeanor, and a pandemic that sent everyone scrambling for at-home workout videos, she now has over 10 million subscribers.
Austin American-Statesman

British Airways brings back Austin-to-London flights after 17-month absence

As more travelers look to return to international travel, British Airways is restarting its nonstop service between Austin and London. Following a 17-month absence, the transatlantic service will return to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport on Oct. 13, the airline said Thursday. British Airways, which has operated in Austin since March 2014,...
Austin American-Statesman

Austin Pets Alive threatens to leave town over disagreement with city

In a move that could jeopardize Austin's commitment against killing sheltered animals, the nonprofit Austin Pets Alive has threatened to pack up and leave town unless changes are made to its license agreement with the city. Since 2011, Austin Pets Alive has partnered with the city by taking in stray...

10 of the Best Dive Bars in Austin, Texas

Austin is well known for its vivid nightlife on iconic 6th Street, but these off-the-beaten path dive bars are my top picks for this nocturnal city. The best gems are neighborhood ones with a good dose of history served with each Shiner. In no particular order, here are a few...

Austin Pets Alive! no-kill status at-risk amid land agreement with city

AUSTIN, Texas - When it comes to animals, for years, Austin has been recognized and known for its status as a no-kill city. "No-kill is incredibly important to people, it's something that our city takes great pride in and we should," said Ellen Jefferson, president and CEO of Austin Pets Alive.

Georgetown eatery opens oyster bar, market; Pflugerville community under new management and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from the Central Texas area. City Post expects to open its full dining room and kitchen, described as a “fine-dining, full-service steakhouse” in October. New Braunfels. Registered behavior technicians work with each child, said Shawdra Janne, operations manager for the New Braunfels location,...

British Airways resumes Austin to London service

AUSTIN, Texas – Following a 17 month absence, transatlantic service will return to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, as British Airways will soon resume their popular nonstop service from Austin to London-Heathrow (LHR) on October 13. Having operated in Austin since March 2014, British Airway’s resumed service is scheduled for three days...

Your Most Important Job as a Pet Business Owner

There's nothing like a tragedy to make you reevaluate your approach and look at everything with a new perspective. This past Saturday, a pet boarding facility in Georgetown, Texas, caught fire overnight and left 75 dogs dead. A devastating blow not just to the families who suddenly lost their furry family members, but to our industry as a whole.