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Essay Contest Winner Asks for Donations to Help Homeless Animals on Her Birthday

Braith Norton celebrated her birthday doing what she loves – helping animals while spending time with friends and family at Arlington Animal Services. Norton chose Animal Services as the party destination for her ninth birthday. Rather than gifts for herself, she requested donations for the homeless animals. Norton’s dream birthday came…

Arlington Parks and Recreation to Extend Trail Along Trinity River

Construction of Arlington’s portion of the trail linking Dallas to Fort Worth along the Trinity River is expected to begin late this year. A contract to build the estimated $1 million trail connection, which will take about a year to complete, could be awarded by the Arlington City Council as soon as…

H&M to Celebrate Grand Opening at The Parks at Arlington Mall

H&M, one of the world’s largest fashion retailers, will celebrate its grand opening at The Parks at Arlington mall early next month. The nearly 20,000-square-foot store will be located on the lower level of the mall near Macy’s. The Arlington store joins H&M’s 35 locations across the state. The grand opening celebration is scheduled…

Swearing In Ceremony Set June 27 for District 3 and 5 Council Representatives

The Arlington City Council held a special meeting on Tuesday, June 20 to canvass results for the District 3 and District 5 run-off elections. Lana Wolff was re-elected during the June 10, 2017 run-off election to serve as the District 5 City Council representative. Roxanne Thalman will join the Arlington City…

Arlington Seeking Artist Submissions for Entertainment District Sculpture Trail

Arlington Parks and Recreation is now accepting submissions to complete phase four of the Entertainment District Sculpture Trail at Richard Greene Linear Park. A budget has been set at $140,000 to fund up to three sculptures and associated foundations.Unity Arch, a key centerpiece, was dedicated on April 6, 2017, as the…

Arlington Eats: Fine Dining with Restaurant506 at The Sanford House

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 Restaurant506 at The Sanford House, located at 506 N Center St, Arlington, TX 76011. Executive Chef John Klein leads…

Crossing the Bridge: Arlington Police Officers Build Trust and Partnerships

The 3400 block of Sherry Street is where the relationships grew. Last summer, neighbors came together to paint a mural to cover up unsightly graffiti underneath a bridge. Everyone pitched in to help, including Arlington police officers, a Home Depot and a real estate firm who donated the paint, brushes and…