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North Austin has transformed in the past 20 years, now housing the Museum of Ice Cream and Q2 Stadium. (Laura Figi/Austonia)

It's a recent Wednesday night and a crowd is queuing at the Museum of Ice Cream, an Instagram-friendly hotspot comprised of installations including a plastic-sprinkled-filled swimming pool and rideable pink animal crackers that recently took up residence at the Domain shopping and entertainment complex.

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School has started for local school districts and parents want to know how they can ensure their children are safe from COVID. (Bob Daemmrich)

With most Central Texas schools resuming school this week amid the latest surge in COVID-19 cases, many parents have found themselves with questions about how to best protect their children.

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Hamilton Pool is one destination to visit in Dripping Springs. (Destination Dripping/Instagram)

It's no secret that Austin's growing. But that growth, from the tech boom to the real estate explosion, can sometimes overshadow the qualities that made Austin a low-key darling and tourist favorite in the first place.

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After postponing their wedding twice, Janay Green and Renondo Wilson were married in front of 15 family members and friends in Cedar Park on May 1. (Janay Green)

She had the white dress, the handsome groom and the perfect ring. But twice in 2020, Janay Green's intended wedding day came and went with no nuptials.

After two postponements due to the coronavirus pandemic, the third time was finally the charm for Green and her husband, Renondo Wilson, who tied the knot May 1 in front of 15 friends and family members on the outdoor patio of a Cedar Park home they rented through Airbnb.

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