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Super sudden restaurant closure tops this week's most popular stories

Super sudden restaurant closure tops this week's most popular stories

Ophelia
After three short months, Ophelia has closed. Ophelia/Facebook
Yummitaco Austin restaurant burrito
Yummitaco won't be a hidden gem for long. Photo by Veronica Meewes
Thai-Kun Austin papaya salad
Rock Rose in The Domain is overflowing with new bars and restaurants. Thai-Kun/Facebook
Tito Beveridge This Side of the Dirt
Tito Beveridge plays with our emotions in his new endeavor. Photo by Zack Griggs
Zilker Kite Festival 2016
Thumbtack has provided a few interesting facts about Austinites. Zilker Park Kite Festival/Facebook
Ophelia
Yummitaco Austin restaurant burrito
Thai-Kun Austin papaya salad
Tito Beveridge This Side of the Dirt
Zilker Kite Festival 2016

Editor's note: Sudden restaurant closure and a hidden gem lead this round of top stories. Read on for more of the week's most popular headlines.

3. Ultimate guide to The Domain's newest hot spots — and what's up next. The Domain has saved the best for last with the launch of Rock Rose, a parade of restaurants, businesses, and bars breathing new life into the North Austin shopping destination. Here's a look at what's open now, and what's on the horizon.

5. Austinites really hate cleaning and other odd facts about locals. Austin is home to interesting people with even more interesting needs. The evidence? Thumbtack, an online service that links people with service professionals, combed through tens of thousands of requests from locals to uncover a handful of things truly unique to Austin.