Maplewood Elementary Has Big Plans for the New Year

Originally published in the August 2018 issue of The Flea

Maplewood Elementary invites new and returning students and their families to a Meet the Teacher Night on August 17 and a Back to School Popsicle Social hosted by the PTA on…

Patterson Park Playground is Expanding

By Jennifer Potter-Miller Originally published in the August 2018 issue of The Flea

Friends of Patterson Park (FoPP) received a $50,000 ACL Music Festival Community Grant from the Austin Parks Foundation in June, which will support the construction of new playground…

CNA General Meeting August 2018 Agenda

The Cherrywood Neighborhood Association’s quarterly meeting will be Wednesday, August 15, at 6:30 PM at Servant Church, on the corner of 38 1/2 and Cherrywood Rd., at the cross section of our neighborhood.

We have two guest speakers next week.

Adrienne…

Candidate Forum at Maplewood Elementary

By Jim Walker Originally published in the August 2018 issue of The Flea

Election season is just around the corner! There are not only national mid-term and important state elections, but there are several important local issues also on the ballot.…

Bringing Olympic Gold Home to Cherrywood

By Vivienne Heines Originally published in the August 2018 issue of The Flea

Like most athletes, 13-year-old gymnast Sabine Collins performs a ritual before her competitions. She waves at her family in the stands, they wish her good luck, and she…

August 2018 Flea newsletter is hopping to your doorstep!

The August edition of the Flea is making its way through the neighborhood!

Check out articles on

  • middle schooler Sabine Collins, who just won five medals in gymnastics at the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games
  • an upcoming candidates forum at Maplewood…

VORTEX Repertory Co. A Neighborhood Landmark

By Jim Reed Originally published in the May 2018 issue of The Flea

The VORTEX Repertory Co. was the first theatre to establish a home on Austin’s historically underserved Eastside, laying the foundations for a blossoming arts and entertainment district. In…

Status of Multi-Modal Projects Coming to Cherrywood

By Girard Kinney Originally published in the May 2018 issue of The Flea

Pedestrian Crossings

Over the next few years there will be several pedestrian crosswalks added to our corridors, including E. 38th1/2 at LaFayette which is currently under construction. It…

Cherrywood Neighborhood Yard Sale June 30

Cherrywood will hold its 4th Annual Neighborhood-wide Yard Sale on Saturday, June 30. Come by 7-11 am to shop for clothing, furniture and household goods in central East Austin (roughly I-35 to Airport Blvd to Manor Rd.). In past years,…

Cap Metro Cap Remap Arriving to Cherrywood June 3rd!

By Caitlin D’Alto Originally published in the May 2018 issue of The Flea

On June 3, we’ll remake Austin’s transit map and put in place the biggest changes ever to Capital Metro’s bus service. Cap Remap will make our buses more…

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