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The Parks Mall Rewards Arlington Shopper for Act of Kindness

Arlington resident Emily Nguyen was one of the most recent lucky shoppers recognized for an act of kindness at The Parks Mall at Arlington. The Parks Mall at Arlington will soon become one of the City of Arlington’s newest designated Kindness Zones, where acts of kindness are encouraged, appreciated and sometimes even rewarded. Late…

Dream Builders: MISD Student Receives $100,000 Scholarship from Beyoncé & Jay-Z

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 Dream Builders episode features Mansfield Summit High School senior Shaykeim Powe, one of 11 deserving students around…

Arlington Public Library Offers Free Access to Digital Newspaper Collection

The Arlington Public Library is pleased to announce the immediate availability of its new digital newspaper collection. This collection is free to library patrons and is updated daily through NewsBank, an online provider of newspapers. The Library provides Web-based access to current and archived issues of seven full-text Texas newspapers,…

MLK Weekend Buzz: Local Events in The American Dream City for Jan. 18-21, 2019

Weekend Buzz airs on MyArlingtonTV from Thursday to Sunday. You can also check out the video on our YouTube channel. 1. Arlington’s MLK ‘Advancing the Dream’ Celebration The annual Arlington Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. “Advancing the Dream” Celebration is set for Jan. 18-21, 2019. As one of the largest celebrations in the state, this…

KAABOO Texas Announces Music, Comedy Lineups for May Event in Arlington

KAABOO on Wednesday announced its 2019 music and comedy lineups for KAABOO Texas, taking place May 10-12, 2019, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington. The multi-stage and full sensory event take place both inside the state-of-the-art AT&T Stadium and outdoors, allowing guests to move freely throughout the property. Headliners including rock chart toppers…

2019 MLK Jr. Holiday Closings and City Service Schedules in Arlington

Many City of Arlington municipal offices and facilities will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. Residential garbage and recycling collection will occur as scheduled on Monday, Jan. 21. Regular office hours and service schedules will resume Tuesday, Jan. 22. What’s Closed: City…