Category Archives: Entertainment

Backstage Arlington: Local Church Band Entertains with Positive Music

Articles Backstage Arlington 03-21-16

MyArlingtonTV is taking a trip across The American Dream City to showcase some of the diverse musical acts happening in Arlington’s schools, restaurants, churches and neighborhoods. Hosted by Tika Cook, “Backstage Arlington” highlights some of the different music acts and performing venues that exist in Arlington. The newest episode features Center 313,…

September 2016 Student-Athlete of the Month: Kate Tran

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Kate Tran, senior for Martin High School’s girls golf team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for September 2016. Kate has shown great leadership as a senior for the Martin girls golf team and has excelled both on the course and in the classroom. Her strong academic and…

$250 Million First Phase of Texas Live! Set to Break Ground in November

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The Texas Rangers and its development partner, The Cordish Companies, released new artist renderings and an expanded vision for the Texas Live! project that will break ground this November. The first phase of the mixed-use project, which will be located between Globe Life Park and AT&T Stadium, is now expected to…

Dream Builders: Arlington Native’s Acting Dream Off to Strong Start

Articles Dream Builder 04-05-16

“Dream Builders” is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults. The latest episode features Katie Kelly, an Arlington native looking to make it big…

Folk/Pop Quartet Seryn Kicks Off Weekend Concert Series at Levitt Pavilion

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Indie pop. Folk pop. Pop rock. Island-inflected pop. It’s a concert weekend featuring the many faces of pop at Levitt Pavilion Arlington Sept. 16-18, concluding with the return of the king and queen of alt/country music, Bruce Robison and Kelly Willis. Friday, September 16First up for the weekend is a…

UTA’s Tobi Fawehinmi Making Dreams a Reality at Paralympic Games

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Tobi Fawehinmi continues to live his American Dream in Arlington and beyond, with stellar track and field accomplishments at The University of Texas at Arlington and with Team USA at the Paralympic Games. Fawehinmi, the son of a single mother from Nigeria, was born with shoulder dystocia. However, his disability is…

Downtown Arlington Named Cultural District by Texas Commission on the Arts

Articles Downtown Arts Dream 07-06-16

The Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) has approved the designation of the Arlington Cultural District in downtown Arlington as one of only seven new cultural districts in the state.“For generations, fine and performing artists and arts organizations have attracted residents and visitors to Downtown Arlington,” said Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams. “In the…

The Peterson Brothers Kick Off Weekend Concert Series at the Levitt Pavilion

Articles Levitt Peterson Brothers 08-30-16

Friday, September 9The Peterson Brothers possess a modern blend of blues, soul and funk. Alex, 17, on bass and vocals, and Glenn Jr., 19, on guitar and lead vocals, grew up playing together since they were kids. Rising stars in Austin, the Peterson Brothers hold a standing-room-only weekly residency at Austin’s…

Free Play Arcade Set to Open Downtown Arlington Location by December

Articles Free Play Arcade 08-30-16

Free Play Arcade is expected to open a location in downtown Arlington before the end of the year, the company has announced. Free Play Arcade, located in Richardson, will open its second arcade, bar and restaurant location in the 8,000-square-foot building at 400 E. South Street near J. Gilligan’s Bar &…