Category Archives: Community

New 50-Foot Christmas Tree Arrives at City Hall

Articles Christmas Tree 11-25-14

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in downtown Arlington. The Chesapeake Energy Christmas Tree, a spectacular 50-foot blue spruce from Everett, Michigan, arrived on a flatbed truck around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday morning. In keeping with tradition, the official lighting ceremony will be Saturday, December 6, immediately after the Read more…

Mindy Lu’s Pies: A Slice of the American Dream

Articles Brand Video 11-25-14

Mindy Lu’s has been living the American Dream in Arlington by making pies for almost 40 years. The pies are found in retail outlets and restaurants throughout the Southwest. Flavors include Apple, Apricot, Cherry, Chocolate, Peach, Pineapple, Lemon, Very Berry, and Strawberry Cheesecake. It’s a family-run business with three generations Read more…

Architect Chosen to Design New Central Library

Articles Library 11-25-14

The Library Architecture division of Dewberry has been awarded the contract to design Arlington’s new Central Library. Within the firm’s general focus on multiple types of public architecture, Dewberry has cultivated a particular specialization in library design. They have participated in the study, planning, and design of over 260 library Read more…

Texas Trust Credit Union Moves Headquarters to Arlington

Articles Business 11-24-14

Texas Trust Credit Union is settling into its new  headquarters located at 5850 Interstate 20 in south Arlington, which will allow the credit union to expand back-office operations in North Texas. After purchasing the 78,660-square-foot Cordovan Park buildings in 2012, the credit union began renovating a portion of the space Read more…