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The new multilevel H-E-B planned for South Congress will begin construction in February 2022. (H-E-B)

H-E-B's South Congress location, its longest-running store in Austin, will be demolished and reconstructed into a three-story megastore starting in February 2022, according to a report released by the Texas grocery chain on Thursday.

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The countdown to the holidays has begun—do you know where your presents are? If you didn’t get your shopping done over the Black Friday weekend, never fear, there are plenty of department store alternatives to check out right here in Austin.

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Colleen's Kitchen and more Austin restaurants are offering meals to-go to make your Thanksgiving easier. (Colleen's Kitchen/Instagram)

There's never been a better time to live among Austin's endless restaurants as the holidays are finally here.

This year, indulge in that casserole or pie you didn't dare think of until November without making a mess of the kitchen. Here are 15 Austin restaurants providing decadent to-go meals for Thanksgiving.

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Downtown restaurant Arlo Grey is holding Yurt dinners for the holiday season. (Arlo Grey/Instagram)

It doesn't stay cool in Austin for long, so if you want to enjoy the temperate weather, you have to get out while you still can. Some of Austin's favorite activities are outdoors, so you shouldn't let a little brisk weather get in your way.

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