When you like see-through …
Leander ISD is joining Austin, Lake Travis, Hays, and Pflugerville ISD’s and implementing a new “clear bag policy” at its varsity football games. The University of Texas also enforces the clear bag policy at all its sporting events. You can use a clear one-gallon resealable plastic freezer bag or a clear bag no bigger than 12 inches by 6 inches.
When you ain’t that good …
You file that away. Texas QB Sam Ehlinger shrugged off verbal jabs from Terry Bradshaw and Baker Mayfield about the Red River Showdown. “He couldn’t beat Lake Travis, so I don’t really care about his opinion on winning,” said Mayfield, an alumnus of Lake Travis High School. Ehlinger said he modified his Twitter settings so that he reads mentions only from people he follows. Take that Mayfield.
When you need a place to dump …
There’s not an affordable dumpsite in western Travis County, so some people take their trash to the Cardinal Hills neighborhood. Property owners in the community have placed cameras on their tracts to catch the perpetrators.
When you settle, but there’s more …
Will the Lakeway Regional Medical Center (now Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lakeway) ever dig itself out of the hole? The U.S. Department of Justice settled fraud claims against some of the initial investors for $1.1 million, but millions in additional claims remain unresolved.
When you swoon about neon colors …
When you like Spam on your salad …
In the midst of the development buzzing around Vail Divide (Hwy 71), there’s good news too – pizza! On Wednesday, LTL’s Cathy Hale shared an update on businesses coming to Bee Cave including a new pi “ZZA” and salad joint.
together with Todd Hower Realty
The $5497 & 87% …
$5497 – the listing fee you pay at closing when you sell your home with Todd Hower Realty (most real estate agents charge you a percentage of the sales price).
87% – the percentage of homes listed with Todd Hower Realty that sell in 49 days or less.
Find out how you can get full-service seller representation & marketing for a lot less than 6% of the sales price when you sell your home.
What to do if you’re out & about today and this weekend …
Silly Sparkles at Lake Travis Community Library.
Live Team Trivia at LT Corner Pub.
Georgia Parker at Mercer Street Dance Hall.
X Factor in Starlight Terrace at The Oasis.
Open Mic Night with Douglas Clyde Martin at Gnarly Gar.
Alex Lopez at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse.
The Barbees, The AGT Project at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood.
Friday, July 19
Musician Jimi Lee at Lake Travis Community Library (4pm)
Lago Vista Farmers Market at Lago Vista Village Shopping Center (2:30pm-6:30pm)
Hoppy Hour at Infamous Brewing Company (4pm-9pm)
Dive-In Movie featuring Incredibles 2 at Lakeway Swim Center (8pm)
Live Music at Gnarly Gar (8pm)
Drew Womack & Tommy Shane Steiner at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7pm)
Shelton Ray Band at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (6pm-10pm)
Karaoke with Raden Hughes at LT Corner Pub (9pm-1am)
James Hand at Mercer Street Dance Hall in Dripping Springs (8:30pm)
Friday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood — Jennifer B & The Groove (8pm), WC Clark (10pm)
Saturday, July 20
Lakeway Community Blood Drive at Lakeway Activity Center (8am-noon)
FREE Workout with Camp Gladiator at Hill Country Galleria (9:00am)
Splish Splash Saturdays at Dogtopia (10am)
STEAM Saturdays at Lake Travis Community Library (2pm)
Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow: Summer Kids Festival at Hill Country Galleria (5:30pm)
Starry Night Over Austin at Flip’N Art in Hill Country Galleria (7pm)
Live Music at Gnarly Gar (8pm)
Time Warps in Starlight Terrace at The Oasis (7pm-10pm)
Newsboyz at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (7pm)
David Lee with his daughter, Jessee Lee at Mercer Street Dance Hall (8:30pm)
Bedrock Band at LT Corner Pub (8pm-11pm)
Open Mic with Douglas Clyde Martin at Gnarly Gar (7pm)
Furoso Band at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (7pm-10pm)
Saturday Night Live Music Lineup at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood with Ruby Dice (8pm), Silo Road (10:30pm)
Live Music at Doc’s Fish Camp & Grill in Marble Falls (7pm-10pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (1pm-9pm)
Sunday, July 21
Art4Kids at Lake Travis Community Library (2pm)
Sunday on the Deck with Tracie Lynn at Mercer Street Dance Hall (3pm-6pm)
Sunday Brunch at Cafe Blue (11am)
Shawn Mathews at Angel’s Icehouse in Spicewood (noon-4pm)
Sunday Brunch at The Ginger Man (11:30am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Gnarly Gar (noon)
Sunday Brunch at Chisos Grill (11am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Cafe Blue (11:30am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Lucy’s on the Lake (10am-3pm)
Sunday Brunch at Table 620 at H-E-B Lakeway (10am)
Sunday Live Music Lineup at Poodies Roadhouse in Spicewood with Tessy Lou & The Shotgun Stars (4pm), Jeremy Vasquez (8pm), Lucas Johnson (10pm)
Lone Star Farmers Market at noon at Hill Country Galleria (10am-2pm)
Pedernales Farmer’s Market at Apis Restaurant parking lot (9am-2pm)
Tasting Room at Jester King Brewery (noon-9pm)
Tour & Tasting at Infamous Brewing Company (noon-6pm)
Tasting Room at Spicewood Vineyards (noon-5pm)
Tasting Room at El Gaucho Winery (12:30pm-7pm)
Local Hero Sunday at High 5 — a free hour of bowling and other discounts for military and veterans (with ID), police, fire & rescue (after 6pm)
Cinemark $5 Tuesdays all day at Hill Country Galleria
Wine Down Wednesday at Cafe Blue at Hill Country Galleria (all day)
Trivia & Taco Tuesday every Tuesday night at Table 620 H-E-B Lakeway (6:30pm)
Traditional Irish Music every Tuesday night at LT Corner Pub (7pm)
Whiskey Wednesday every Wednesday at Table 620 H-E-B Lakeway (6pm)
Karaoke with Raden Hughes at LT Corner Pub every Wednesday night (8pm)
Texas Songwriters Showcase every Monday at Poodie’s Roadhouse in Spicewood (6:30pm)
Preschool Story Time at Lake Travis Community Library every Monday (10:30am)
Save the date
Now through August 16 – Summer Camps at TexARTS (half & full-day camps available)
Now through August 31 – Mural Artist Submissions being accepted
Now through August 4 – Summer Camps galore at Lakeway Activity Center (register online)
July 12 – August 4 – Annie at TexARTS (tickets on sale now)
July 23 – Jordan Wine Dinner at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse (tickets on sale)
July 23 – Ladies Night Out at Hill Country Galleria (5pm-9pm)
July 23 – Drink & Draw at Contracommon at Hill Country Galleria (7pm-10pm)
July 31 – Yoga & Goga hosted with Kendra Scott at Hill Country Galleria (7pm-8pm)
September 19 – Bellamy Brothers at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse