Category Archives: Community

Learn About Southeast Rec Center, New Alexa Skills, Free Gardening Classes & More

In this Neighborhood Network News edition, you can read more about a recreation center set to open in southeast Arlington next year, the types of helpful City of Arlington information you can learn with your Amazon Alexa virtual assistant, new technology offered to patrons at the Arlington Public Library and much…

Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library Seeking Book Donations

Is a “Tale of Two Cities” taking up valuable space on your bookshelf? Are you ready to pass along your copy of last year’s fiction best seller? If so, you should consider donating your unwanted books to benefit the Arlington Public Library. The Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library…

Daniel McGrew Celebrates 102nd Birthday on Eunice Activity Center Dance Floor

 Daniel McGrew had no shortage of dance partners Friday night at Arlington’s Eunice Activity Center. The WWII veteran, who turns 102 today, was the center of attention during a special early birthday celebration organized by his friends and fellow dancers. McGrew enjoyed cake, birthday cheers and several turns around…

Ask Arlington: 2019 Aging Well Expo at Esports Stadium Arlington & Expo Center

“Ask Arlington” is a show dedicated to answering the questions you have about what’s happening in our city. This week’s show features Kelly Geer with Arlington Parks and Recreation to answer questions about the City’s upcoming Aging Well Expo from 9 a. m. to 2 p. m. Thursday, Feb. 21 at the Esports…

Arlington Eats: Romantic and Vibrant Dining Experience at Chamas do Brazil

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 Chamas do Brazil, located at 4606 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76017. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, the restaurant is known…

Various SH 360 Main Lanes and Frontage Road Lanes Closed This Week for Construction

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…

New Options to Scan, Copy and Fax at All Arlington Library Locations

The Arlington Public Library is excited to offer robust new document options at all locations. Patrons can now make copies in color and in black and white, scan documents and send domestic faxes. Put this technology to work with expanded options for business, school and personal documents. Each library location now…

The American Dream Story of UTA Alumnus Eddie White & Fuzzy’s Taco Shop

UT Arlington alumnus Eddie White is living his American Dream as a franchise owner of Fuzzy’s Taco Shop. White and fellow UTA graduate Clint Bixler are the first franchisees of the taco enterprise that has become popular throughout the DFW Metroplex. Today, after the initial success in Arlington and the DFW area, Fuzzy’s has been…

New Playground at Thora Hart Park Set to Open This Spring

A new playground at Thora Hart Park, located at 3150 W. Green Oaks Blvd., is set to tentatively open this spring. The new playground is located next to the existing parking lot at Quail Lane and Green Oaks Boulevard. The playground was relocated to provide easier access from parking. The new location was…