Dallas Morning News
CPS sanctions foster agency's Austin branch after baby's death
Update at 12:40 p.m.: Lutheran chief executive Kurt Senske said while he remains confident that his private child placing agency runs quality programs for mistreated youngsters, its executives soon will meet with state protective services officials "to discuss their concerns."
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Case of Texas Foster Girl's Death Reopened 12/15/13
Associated Press December 15, 2013 AUSTIN, Texas - Texas officials are reopening the investigation into the death of a 1-year-old girl in foster care after an inspector general decided the probe was inadequate and didn't address unanswered questions.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Texas Inspector General reopening investigation into CPS
The life of Orion Hamilton was cut short the day before her first birthday. The toddler's death left a lot of unanswered questions, and on Friday, the Inspector General of Texas said he is looking for answers.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Austin American Statesman
TV & Radio Blog: Cedar Park family featured on ABC's 'The Great Christmas Light Fight'
A local family will be featured on this season of ABC's "The Great Christmas Light Fight," which premieres tonight.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
TX-31: Phone Bank for Louie Minor -Democratic Challenger to Rep. Carter- Cedar Park, TX on Dec 9th
Texas's 31st Congressional District may be a deep red district with a PVI of R+12, but that isn't stopping the first phone bank event for the campaign of Democratic Challenger Louie Minor.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
About $46,000 raised for Season for Caring so far
Michael Saavedra spends time with his son Joaquin, 4, at their Cedar Park apartment.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Choose your side(s): In-N-Out fires opening salvo in Austin Burger Wars
There's a storm coming to Austin - one that threatens to tear apart the city and have citizens choosing sides in a conflict over beef patties and buns.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Schwertner State Bank taps IBT for deposit capture solutions
According to IBT, the Texas-based bank's decision was designed to streamline operations, improve back-office efficiencies and reduce risk with a user friendly experience and built in disaster recovery while providing total flexibility depositing funds in a timely and efficient manner.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Dana readies for new facility
Dana Holding Corp. has finalized plans to open a new research and development center near Austin, Texas, to support its ongoing work with continuously variable transmissions.
Austin American Statesman
The Feed: In-N-Out Burger opens in Round Rock Tuesday
Central Texas has its first In-N-Out Burger. The store at 4251 N. I-35 in Round Rock opens Tuesday morning, and people can expect long lines of hungry customers looking to dine on the double-doubles made famous by the family-owned business that opened its first restaurant in 1948 in Baldwin Park, Cali.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Wet wintry mix hits Austin, Hill Country
A wet wintry mix hit Central Texas overnight, bringing the region a wave of rain and chilly temperatures as a powerful cold front moved through the region early Friday.