Category Archives: Business

MasterChef Junior Challenge Features Blue Apron

Arlington residents who tuned in to watch Fox’s “MasterChef Junior” this past week might have noticed a familiar brand hidden under the contestants’ “Mystery Box.”Blue Apron, which has a fulfillment center in Arlington, teamed up with Endemol Shine North America to create a Mystery Box Challenge featuring fresh winter vegetables,…

Spectrum Internet Assist Offers Low-Cost, High-Speed Internet for Qualified Households

Arlington residents may be eligible for low-cost, high-speed internet through Charter’s new Spectrum Internet Assist (SIA) program. Charter is offering the fastest internet speeds (30/4 Mbps) at a $14.99 per month rate for qualified customers in an effort to make broadband more affordable for low-income families and seniors. A recent Federal Communication Commission report…

Arlington Chamber of Commerce Announces Small Business of the Year Awards

The Arlington Chamber of Commerce announced this week the recipients of the 2017 Arlington Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year Awards. Recipients will be honored at the May 4 “Spirit of America: 2017 Salute to Small Business” luncheon hosted by the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, the U. S. Small Business Administration, The…

Medical City Arlington Completes ER Renovation and Expansion

Medical City Arlington has completed construction on its emergency department, part of a $100 million facility expansion and renovation investment. The recent project includes several initiatives to increase efficiency and care within the ER.“Medical City Arlington is committed to being the healthcare leader in the Arlington community and surrounding area,”…

H&M Among New Stores Coming to The Parks at Arlington

H&M, a fast-fashion retailer known for its affordable clothing, is just one of the many new exciting additions at The Parks at Arlington mall. The nearly 20,000-square-foot store is expected to open in August, just in time for back-to-school shopping, said Lorie Lisius, the mall’s Senior General Manager. H&M, which is…

Urban Union Celebrated as New Downtown Hot Spot

Dodson Development broke ground a little more than one year ago on his Urban Union project, transforming a collection of dilapidated businesses along Front Street into new hot spot in downtown Arlington. On Thursday, Arlington community and business leaders and a few hundred customers celebrated the grand opening of the Urban…

Arlington Celebrates Texas Live! Groundbreaking

The City of Arlington, the Texas Rangers and the team’s development partner, The Cordish Companies, celebrated the groundbreaking of the Texas Live! entertainment complex on Wednesday. The milestone ceremony for the $250 million world-class development was held on the project site in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Texas Live! will house more than…

Arlington City Council Approves Economic Incentives for UPS Regional Hub

The Arlington City Council has approved tax incentives to help United Parcel Service, Inc., open a regional hub in early 2019, a move that would bring an estimated 1,400 full-time jobs and fill one of the city’s largest warehouse/industrial spaces.UPS will lease approximately 1 million square feet of space under construction at…

New ‘Home Plate Update’ Keeps Citizens Informed on Rangers Ballpark, Texas Live!

The Home Plate Update is a quarterly publication dedicated to informing citizens about everything happening with the new Texas Rangers ballpark and Texas Live! development in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Last November, the residents of Arlington overwhelming approved an extension of the City’s sales tax to cover half of the $1 billion Texas Rangers…

Arlington Launches Texas Rangers Ballpark, Texas Live! Websites

Ballpark architecture, barbecue, and mechanical bulls – Arlington’s Entertainment District is generating lots of buzz with announcements related to the future $1 billion Texas Rangers retractable-roof, climate-controlled stadium and the adjacent Texas Live! entertainment complex. Keep up with all the news happening on these transformative projects, including key announcements like HKS,…