Category Archives: Business

College Park Center is Officially Open

City leaders joined UT Arlington officials in officially opening the College Park Center on Wednesday. A double-header featuring the UT Arlington’s men’s and women’s basketball teams against UT San Antonio served as the public’s first chance to get a look into the $78 million, 7,000-seat arena. Victories over the Roadrunners were hardly…

GM Announces $200 Million Expansion

General Motors announced Tuesday morning that the Arlington assembly plant will be the home to a new sheet metal stamping facility. Less than a year after launching a $331 million expansion to build the next generation of full-size sport utility vehicles, GM is pumping another $200 million into the Arlington assembly plant. The new…

Non-profit Opens Building Materials Store

One person’s donated stash of residential building materials, appliances, or home fixtures at Arlington’s new Habitat for Humanity ReStore could be just the thing that another customer can’t live without. Aisles of home improvement items fill the 23,100-square-foot retail store, which is located on Mayfield Road between Cooper and Matlock. The…