Category Archives: Business

Arlington Hosts European Aviation Delegation Exploring U.S. Market Opportunities

Earlier this week, the City of Arlington hosted a delegation of aviation and aerospace companies from Europe who are interested in expanding their market opportunities in the United States. Representatives from five German aerospace companies met with Arlington city and community leaders, local economic development staff, as well as Arlington aviation and aerospace…

Merry and Bright: Holiday in the Park Returns to Six Flags Over Texas

Holiday in the Park is back for select days beginning Friday, November 17 at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington’s Entertainment District. It’s the most magical time of the year filled with enchanting experiences that will help create those special family fun outings again and again. The park’s breathtaking winter wonderland features a…

Arlington Eats: Mercury Chophouse Offers Fine Dining in the Entertainment District

Come along for a mouthwatering ride and catch The American Dream City’s cultural diversity and unique cuisine with Arlington Eats on MyArlingtonTV. In this month’s edition of Arlington Eats, host Andrew Tanielian visits the all-new Mercury Chophouse, located at 2221 E. Lamar Blvd. Suite 910, Arlington, TX 76006. Co-owners Jim Ross and Zack Moutaouakil are excited to offer Arlington residents a…

Arlington Celebrates Groundbreaking of $150 Million Live! by Loews Flagship Hotel

Loews Hotels & Co, The Cordish Companies and Texas Rangers officially broke ground Wednesday on the new $150 million flagship Live! by Loews hotel and convention center at Texas Live!Executives from the development team were joined by Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams, former Texas Rangers Catcher Ivan Rodriguez, Arlington City Council and community…

Arlington Eats: From Nigeria to Texas, PastaMasta Owner Living His Dream

Come along for a mouthwatering ride and catch The American Dream City’s cultural diversity and unique cuisine with Arlington Eats on MyArlingtonTV. In this month’s edition of Arlington Eats, host Andrew Tanielian visits PastaMasta, a pasta bar restaurant located at 620 W. Park Row, Arlington, TX 76010. The owner, Dun Badejo, opened the restaurant in Arlington late…

Fortune 500 Company D.R. Horton Celebrates New Corporate Headquarters in Arlington

City and community leaders joined hundreds of D. R. Horton employees Monday to celebrate the opening of the Fortune 500 company’s sleek new headquarters, located in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Construction on the four-story corporate headquarters, home to more than 400 employees, was recently completed on a six-acre campus on the north side…

Mike Hunter Named Arlington Convention Center Director

From overseeing full-service event planning and catering operations to making sure the hand soap in the restrooms smells nice for guests, Mike Hunter pays attention to the details large and small that ensure Arlington Convention Center clients have the best experience possible. Hunter was recently named director of the Arlington Convention…

GM Arlington Awards $100,000 in Grants in Support of STEM Education

General Motors Arlington Assembly awarded more than $100,000 in grants Thursday to local organizations and school districts that are investing in educational initiatives for youth, especially in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields.“Thank you to these organizations for your dedication to enriching our community through STEM-focused initiatives,” said Raul…

Downtown Arlington Management Corporation Names Aldo Fritz New President and CEO

The Downtown Arlington Management Corporation (DAMC) recently announced its new president and CEO Aldo Fritz at the organization’s 2017 annual meeting and luncheon.“I’m honored to have the opportunity to work with our board and lead the only organization focused on making Downtown Arlington the premier place to live, work, dine…