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Amy’s Ice Creams has entered the baked goods business. Baked by Amy’s opened this week in the Austinville 78750 development at 13265 N. Hwy 183 just south of Anderson Mill Road. The bakery joins Amy’s Ice Creams and Phil’s Icehouse, which opened in October. Baked by Amy’s will sell cookies, brownies, cake balls, cupcakes and more. The business is an extension of the baked goods Amy’s was already producing for their ice cream stores. The bakery is open Sunday-Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. [BakedByAmys.com]

Curly’s Carolina, TX barbecue restaurant is the project of former barbecue trailer operators Jay Yates (Curly’s) and John Brotherton (Hall of Flame BBQ). Located at 112 Main St. in downtown Round Rock, the restaurant specializes in various pulled pork and brisket sandwiches. Curly’s Carolina, TX is open Thursday-Sunday from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. (or until they’re sold out).