Category Archives: Community

Tickets on Sale Now for Arlington Parks’ Daddy/Daughter Dance

Tickets are on sale now for the Arlington Parks and Recreation’s 18th annual Daddy/Daughter Dance!This year’s theme is “The World Awaits.” The Bob Duncan Center, 2800 S. Center St., will be transformed into a world-class ballroom for dancing and making memories. Individual tickets include a corsage, refreshments, dessert, parting gift/keepsake for…

Lamar Exit/Entrance Ramps at Southbound SH 360 Permanently Closed

New lane closures are planned for the next week as part of the $233 million Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project and the SH 360 Widening Project. Closures are subject to changes due to weather and schedule. For more information, please visit the Keep 30360 Moving website. New or updated items are indicated in…

Data Detox with the Arlington Public Library’s Glass Room Experience

What is personal data in an age when websites, social media, apps and smart devices all collect information on their users? The Glass Room Experience at the Arlington Public Library offers a way for patrons to take control of their online life, data, and smart devices. The Glass Room Experience…

Arlington Again Ranked Among Top 10 ‘Best Cities for Veteran Homebuyers’

Finding employment and a place to call home can be a challenging task for the thousands of veterans who transition back into civilian life each year. That’s why the City of Arlington is pleased to be included once again in Veterans United Home Loan’s Top 10 “Best Cities for Veteran Homebuyers” list. Veterans United…

Residents Create Special Projects at Downtown Library’s Innovative Makerspace

On the second floor of the new George W. Hawkes Downtown Library, the whirring sounds of machines can be heard throughout the Makerspace. This space was designed to let individuals learn and create projects using 3-D printing machines, a Carvey Milling Machine, Serger, Cricut vinyl and paper cutting and other…