All posts by Yazmine Jackson

Latest ‘Put Technology to Work’ Newsletter: New Tesla Supercharger Station Opens in Arlington

The Arlington City Council has identified “Put Technology to Work” as a priority. Technology is an essential aspect of daily life and has quite the impact on our organization, residents and businesses. It is also integral in achieving the City’s other four priorities: Invest in Our Economy, Support Quality Education, Enhance Regional…

Dalworth Restoration Volunteers Spruce Up Patriotic Mural in Arlington as Act of Kindness

With cans of red, white and blue paint and a little bit of elbow grease, volunteers with Dalworth Restoration spent Monday morning sprucing up a patriotic mural in east Arlington as a kickoff to the company’s annual Restoring Kindness movement. The volunteers used rollers and paint brushes to carefully repaint the…

Arlington’s Kiddies Paws 2 Read Program Encourages Summer Reading

Romeo, a therapy dog visiting the Arlington Animal Services Center, wagged his tail and patiently waited for young siblings Hudson and Aspen to turn the page and practice reading aloud from the children’s book, “Mother Bruce.”Although he may not have understood the story, Romeo appreciated the extra attention he was…

Symphony Arlington’s KidsNotes Program Allows Children to Explore Music

Libraries are typically thought of as quiet places. But on Thursday, June 8, the Northeast Branch Library was filled with the sounds of happy children tapping drums and playing with a violin, clarinet and trombone as part of Symphony Arlington’s KidsNotes program. Early exposure to music and the arts is crucial…