All posts by Linda Rhima

Howl-o-ween Spooktacular Brings Together Animal Loving Nonprofits

Animal loving nonprofits came out to greet the community at the 5th Annual Howl-o-ween Spooktacular sponsored by Arlington Animal Services and Sponsor Adoptions at River Legacy Park on Saturday, October 15, 2016. The event serves as the year’s largest fundraiser event for Sponsor Adoptions, a nonprofit that assists animals from the Arlington shelter with…

River Legacy Foundation’s 20th Annual After Dark in the Park Set for Oct. 7-9

After Dark in the Park

Pick out your Halloween costumes and get ready for fun – River Legacy Foundation’s 20th annual After Dark in the Park event is set for the second weekend in October. The annual family friendly fall celebration will be held from 5 p. m. to 9 p. m. October 7 through October 9 at…

Knapp Heritage Park’s Annual Front Street Festival is Saturday

Knapp Heritage Park, part of the Arlington Historical Society, will hold its annual Front Street Festival this weekend to give residents a glimpse into pioneer life on the Texas Plains. The festival is set for 10 a. m. to 6 p. m. Saturday, September 24 at Knapp Heritage Park, 201 W. Front Street in…

Food Truck Fridays Launches This Week with a German Twist

Arlington Parks and Recreation will kick off its Food Truck Fridays this week with a German twist. Residents are invited to attend the Sister Cities of Arlington 65th Anniversary Picnic and Food Truck Fridays Oktoberfest from 5 p. m. to 10 p. m. Friday, September 23 at the Bad Königshofen Pavilion in S. J. Stovall…

UTA Spotlight: Pokémon Go Helps Students Stay Healthy

Don’t miss this installment of UTA Spotlight, a weekly news update featuring broadcasting students reporting on events, projects, announcements and other key news happening in The American Dream City. Here are this week’s top stories: UTA’s campus construction displaces students living in affordable housing. UTA Health Services kickoff party educates student…

September 14 Deadline to Register for Annual Arlington Amateur Golf Championship

Amateur golfers of Arlington – get ready to show off your swing.  This month, Arlington will see the return of a new and improved Arlington Amateur Championship at the Tierra Verde Golf Club. The two-day, 36-hole tournament has traditionally been held in August. However, this year Tierra Verde chose to move…

Tarrant County Asian American Chamber of Commerce’s Eggroll Festival This Saturday

This Saturday marks the Tarrant County Asian American Chamber of Commerce’s 21st Annual Eggroll Festival. The festival is scheduled from 10 am. to 11:30 p. m. September 3 at Ben Thanh Plaza, 1818 E. Pioneer Pkwy in Arlington. This year the festival will take place in three parts, in between which guests can shop and…