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Arlington, Pantego to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus Sept. 24-25

The City of Arlington has confirmed three positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito samples. As a result, the City will conduct targeted ground spraying in the following locations: West Sublett Road at South Bowen Road Map Douglas Court at North Cooper Street Map Park Hill Drive at Mossy Oak Street Map…

Arlington City Councilwoman Lana Wolff Receives Dream Builder Award

Long-time Arlington City Council member and community leader Lana Wolff has received the Dream Builder award from the Downtown Arlington Management Corporation and DAMC premier partner, Texas Trust Credit Union. DAMC Board Member Debi Knoblock, Assistant Vice President of Relationships and Opportunity at Texas Trust, presented the Dream Builder award to Wolff. Texas Trust conceived…

Enjoy Some Fall Family Fun at River Legacy Living Science Center’s After Dark in the Park

After Dark in the Park

Enjoy fall fun for the whole family at River Legacy Foundation’s 21st annual After Dark in the Park from 5 p. m. to 9 p. m, Oct. 6-8. This family-friendly fall festival and fundraiser featuring bounce houses, temporary tattoos, karaoke, pumpkin patch, balloon artists and a variety of unique games, crafts and activities…

Six Flags Over Texas’ Scariest Fright Fest Ever Starts This Saturday

Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas, will turn into the Fright Capital of Texas offering the Scariest Fright Fest Ever with an all-new scare zone, eye-catching and thrilling performance, plus a unique event that is appropriate for the holiday season. This year’s Halloween festival will have a…

Food Truck Dinner Series Continues This Friday at Stovall Park

Looking to enjoy dinner outdoors? The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s Food Truck Fridays dinner series continues at Stovall Park this week. This Friday night’s food truck line up includes Chicago’s Taste & More, Chez Flo, Holy Frijole and Mardi Gras Cajun Cuisine. If you need a sweet treat after dinner, stop by Rockin…

A Call for Entries: It’s Time to Enter the MLK Art and Essay Competitions 

Every year, the Arlington MLK Celebration Committee searches for the very best in original art and literature. Cash prizes and scholarships are awarded to the winning submissions. This year’s theme is “Continuing The Dream: Moving Toward Unity, Justice and Peace.”“The Arlington Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Committee is looking forward…

Matthew McConaughey’s Foundation, Rangers Celebrate 6th Year of Fitness Partnership

The Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation and Matthew McConaughey’s just keep livin foundation celebrated the sixth year of their partnership with a special event featuring just keep livin participants on September 13, 2017.60 students from three program high schools, Sam Houston High School (Arlington), Pinkston High School (Dallas), and Eastern Hills…

Harley Quinn Spinsanity Arrives at Six Flags Over Texas in Spring 2018

Harley Quinn Spinsanity, a ride that will feature a futuristic square design that allows the gondola to spin on three separate axes in a continuous movement, arrives at Six Flags Over Texas in Spring 2018. According to Six Flags Over Texas, Harley Quinn Spinsanity will have intense and continuous movement, delivering a dizzying…