Category Archives: Entertainment

UT Arlington Unveils College Park Center

The University of Texas at Arlington is unveiling the new College Park Center Wednesday, February 1, 2012. In anticipation of the event, the University has been working closely with the City of Arlington and the Arlington Police Department to develop a traffic and parking plan to move vehicles in and out of…

Rangers Storybook Series Event – Richard Michelson

Award-winning author Richard Michelson will present the story behind his book, As Good as Anybody on Thursday, February 9 as part of the Texas Rangers Storybook Series. The free event is open to the public and will begin at 5 p. m. at the Ballpark in Arlington in Suite 306.  The Storybook…

Arlington Hosts US Open National Playoffs Qualifying Tournament

Singles, mixed doubles players 14 & older can earn berth into 2012 US OpenThe USTA Texas Section announced today that the Arlington Tennis Center will host the US Open National Playoffs USTA Texas Sectional Qualifying Tournament, June 18-23, 2012. The USTA created the US Open National Playoffs to expand the footprint…

Japanese News Crew Visits Mayor

A Japanese news crew from Sapporo Television Broadcasting Co. in Sapporo, Hokkaido, where Yu Darvish played baseball, visited with Mayor Cluck on Thursday afternoon at City Hall. Reporter Hiromi Kyuushiki is in town covering the Yu Darvish signing with the Texas Rangers.  She visited with the Mayor to get his reaction…

The Medium is the Message Jan. 17 – Feb. 11

The Gallery at the University of Texas at Arlington is presenting a group show demonstrating a wide variety of painting styles, techniques and content. The exhibition, which runs January 17 through February 11, features works by J. T. Grant, Janaki Lennie, C. Meng, Melissa Miller, Aaron Parazette, Susie Rosmarin, Christian Shumann,…

College Park Center Grand Opening February 1

College Park Center’s grand opening will take place Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012, with a free basketball double-header taking center stage. The Feb. 1 grand opening will be the public’s first chance to get a look inside UT Arlington’s new College Park Center, a state-of-the-art facility with two-tier seating, two practice courts, and an…