Category Archives: Community

Construction of $30 Million Downtown Library Underway

Articles Dream Central Library 04-05-16

Construction of the $30 million future Downtown Library is underway. The 80,000-square-foot, three-story library is expected to open in June 2018 just north of Arlington City Hall. Work began earlier this month on what was previously the public parking lot for City Hall. The future George W. Hawkes Downtown Library, whose design…

Tex Moton & YUMS Bring Innovative Fashion to The American Dream City

Articles Tex Moton YUMS 08-22-16

Already established in the art community as an innovator and talented graffiti artist, Howard “Tex” Moton began to implement his style and take off in the world of fashion when he founded YUMS in 2007. In 2015, Moton made the decision to bring his thriving business to Downtown Arlington with President…

Northbound Inside Lane of SH 360 Closed During Overnight Hours Through September 10

Articles I30 360 Interchange Project Update

New lane changes have been announced this week as part of the $233 million Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project. I-30 TEXpress LanesFrom August 6 through fall 2020, the westbound Interstate 30 TEXpress lane west of SH 161 will be closed. TEXpress lane traffic will be directed onto the I-30 westbound general main lanes…

Volunteers Sought for River Legacy’s After Dark in the Park, W.A.T.E.R. Festival

After Dark in the Park

Volunteers are being sought for two upcoming River Legacy events in Arlington. Volunteers are needed for setup, breakdown, festival hospitality and facilitation of family friendly games, activities and crafts at the 20th Annual After Dark in the Park. The annual fall festival, scheduled for Oct. 7-9, combines the best of the…

Arlington, Pantego to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus August 22-23

Articles-West-Nile-Virus-07-10-15

The City of Arlington has confirmed five positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito samples. As a result, the City will conduct targeted ground spraying in the following locations (see attached maps):Mansfield Webb Road at Ballweg RoadSouth Cooper Street at Lovers LaneSaddle Ridge Road at Yacht Club DriveForestwood Drive at Arbor Oaks…

Visit Ventana Grille at Tierra Verde Golf Club for Fun Dining Experiences

Articles Golf Ventana Grille Parks 08-17-16

Join Ventana Grille at the award winning Tierra Verde Golf Club for some fun upcoming dining experiences. Friday Night Fish FryFriday, August 19 from 5 p. m. to 9 p. m. The cost is $9.95 per person. Menu: Fried Fish French Fries Coleslaw Hush PuppiesReservations are required. Call 817-548-5047. Burgers and BrewsFriday and…

Arlington Eats: Let Your Imagination Run Wild at Crunch Donut Factory

Articles Crunch Donut Factory 08-17-16

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 Crunch Donut Factory, a 24-hour self-serve doughnut factory located at 3200 S. Cooper St #104, Arlington, TX 76015. Crunch Donut…