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Sharing the Dream Celebration Highlights

The Arlington Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. “Sharing the Dream” Celebration 2012 was a big success and produced many community winners. Congratulations to the 2012 Award Winners! Sharing the Dream Award in Community Dr. Willie Dean Sharing the Dream Award in Education Dr. Alan Saxe Sharing the Dream Award in Government…

Japanese News Crew Visits Mayor

A Japanese news crew from Sapporo Television Broadcasting Co. in Sapporo, Hokkaido, where Yu Darvish played baseball, visited with Mayor Cluck on Thursday afternoon at City Hall. Reporter Hiromi Kyuushiki is in town covering the Yu Darvish signing with the Texas Rangers.  She visited with the Mayor to get his reaction…

Library Materials More Accessible

Accessing Arlington’s libraries will soon become even easier thanks to two new city partnerships with the Arlington Independent School District (AISD) and the University of Texas at Arlington. In the past, AISD students have not been able to make full use of Arlington Public Library resources without a library card–which requires…

Emergency Landing at Municipal Airport

A twin engine aircraft indicating possible problems with its nose gear landed safely around 1:15 p. m. today at Arlington Municipal Airport. The pilot contacted the airport’s control tower around 12:30 p. m. to report the landing gear on the nose of the plane may not work properly upon landing.  The control tower…

Future Development Plans for North Arlington to be Discussed

Who:               City Council Members Mel LeBlanc and Jimmy BennettWhat:              Apartment redevelopment in Lamar CollinsWhen:             6 – 7:30 p. m., Monday, January 23Where:            Arlington Convention Center, Salon A; 1200 Ballpark WayWhy:               An engaging and informative panel of experts from real estate, banking, and government will discuss the present and…