Tanya Rosenzweig is the owner of the GoGo YumYum, a Round Rock-based ice cream truck that has revamped the ice cream truck model to focus on requested stops and truck rentals for events.
The Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter is jam packed, overcrowded and in crisis.
Some Texas school leaders are feeling frustrated after state lawmakers gaveled out, likely for the rest of the year, without passing funds already set aside to help school districts pay for new safety and security measures mandated by the state.
Austin (KXAN) — Sobs of grief could be heard outside the south Austin home where two people were shot and killed Tuesday. Their respective family members coming together to pray and reflect just 24 hours after those fatal shots rang out.
Read more https://www.kxan.com/news/crime/sheriff-suspect-in-austin-shooting-spree-tied-to-possible-double-homicide-in-bexar-county/ KXAN is learning more about the suspect charged with capital murder in Tuesday’s shooting spree in Austin and San Antonio where six people died and three others were injured.
Travis County Commissioner Brigid Shea served as the US board chair of the ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability and led a delegation of local elected officials who look at what local governments are doing and can do to have an impact. Read more: https://www.kxan.com/news/local/travis-county/travis-county-commissioner-to-lead-local-government-group-at-un-conference-in-dubai/
Read more https://www.kxan.com/news/crime/sources-officer-shot-in-southwest-austin/ A man accused of killing six people and injuring three others doesn’t appear to have a connection to the Austin victims, a law enforcement source told KXAN Wednesday.
A new Gallup poll shows a majority of Americans are worried about being tricked by a scammer.
After two years of surging U.S. home prices and mortgage rates, some relief could be coming to the real estate market in 2024, according to a new report from Realtor.com. Overall, the real estate firm predicts home prices will fall 1.7% next year, though larger drops are anticipated in 21 of the country’s largest metro areas that Realtor.com analyzed in its forecast. Austin, Texas, could see the steepest decline, with a 12.2% drop expected. Three other cities in the Lone Star State could see falling home prices, including San Antonio, Dallas and Houston.
A man accused of killing six people and injuring three others doesn’t appear to have a connection to the Austin victims, a law enforcement source told KXAN Wednesday.
Austin Police identified the man Wednesday as Shane James, 34. Travis County Jail records show a man with the same name was booked into the jail at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday and was charged with capital murder of multiple people.
“The version that we heard is he’s spinning on the trail, and in what he described as an ambush – this person stepped out, pointed the weapon out and fired and continued to do so. He thinks it was more than three – about five shots,” Frank Prior, owner of ATX Bikes, said.
A man was arrested on capital murder charges Tuesday in connection with several homicides as well as the shootings of an Austin Independent School District officer and an Austin police officer, the Austin Police Department said early Wednesday morning.
Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar held a news conference to discuss a double homicide in San Antonio that's connected to yesterday's deadly shooting spree in Central Texas. Read more: https://www.kxan.com/news/crime/sources-officer-shot-in-southwest-austin/