First CherryBiz Holiday Pop-up Market a Moonlit Success

By Cara Fealy Choate

The full moon and cool weather made December 5th a perfect evening for the first CherryBiz Pop Up Holiday Market at the monthly in.gredients First Friday block party.

Tables with original print works and posters, fabric arts, and succulents were set up next to…

Steering Committee Meeting, December 17, 2014

The Cherrywood Neighborhood Association’s Steering Committee will meet on December 17, 2014 at 6:30 p.m., at Taqueria Los Altos. It will be chaired by Katie Halloran and the agenda is the following:

  1. Call to order
  2. Roll call/Sign-in
  3. Adoption of agenda  3 MINS
  4. Announcements 2 MINS
  5. Approval of September, October…

Interview with Regina Rogoff on $10 Million Grant to People’s Community Clinic

By Steve Wilson

Earlier this month, St. David’s Foundation awarded a $10 million grant to People’s Community Clinic to build its new headquarters in Northeast Austin at 1101 Camino La Costa. People’s Community Clinic says the new 54,000-square-foot facility will open by November 2015 and at least double the…

Cherrywood Art Fair Sparks the Holiday Spirit with Cool Handmade Culture

By Celeste Quesada

Whether you are new to Austin or always on the hunt for the next big thing, Cherrywood Art Fair will not disappoint with its 13-year reign as East Austin’s longest-running and most beloved Art Fair.

Our festive army of staff, volunteers and elves revitalizes the relationship between…

Cherrywood Hosts Discussion on TxDOT Proposal for I-35 Exit Ramp Changes at E. 38 1/2 St.

By Jules Kniolek

For those that could not make it to the November 19 TxDOT presentation and subsequent neighbor’s discussion held at Servant Church, following is a brief on the matter.

To accommodate more traffic on I35 TxDOT is proposing to add two new traffic lanes, one northbound and one…

CherryBiz to Host Pop-up Art Fair at in.gredients’ First Friday

Cherrywood artists will be showing their work at In.gredients‘ First Friday celebration on December 5. Join us at 2610 Manor Rd. from 5-9 p.m. to buy some holiday gifts, enjoy beer from the Circle Brewing Company, samples of Zhi Tea, chair massages by Devon of One Love…

CherryBiz Hosts First Happy Hour Bringing Neighborhood Business Owners Together

By Jennifer Potter-Miller

The Cherrywood Business Council (CherryBiz) hosted its first Happy Hour mixer on Tuesday, November 18 at Thunderbird Coffee. Business owners gathered to talk about how CherryBiz can support the success of neighborhood businesses, brainstormed ideas for spring events to showcase them, created lists of skills…

Neighborhood Voices Help Steer the Future of IH35 as Mobility35 Plans Move Forward

By Brendan Wittstruck (Reposted from the Fall 2014 Flea)

The Texas Department of Transportation has some big plans in store for IH35.  The Mobility35 Capital Area Improvement Program (CAIP) includes improvement projects from San Marcos to Georgetown and will almost certainly alter how Cherrywood residents get on and…

CNA General Meeting, November 19, 2014

Cherrywood Neighborhood Association will hold its fall general meeting on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. The quarterly meeting will be held at Asbury Servant Church Fellowship Hall, 1605 38 1/2 St. from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The meeting was be chaired by Katie Halloran and the agenda was the following: 6:30 p.m.  …

Black Fret Awards 10K Grants to 10 Austin Musicians

By Heather Wagner Reed

I’ve been honored to work with the Austin-based nonprofit Black Fret for over a year now. Black Fret’s mission is to empower musicians to create and perform great new music. The organization is an innovative evolution of the age-old symphony patronage model that is…

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