Category Archives: News

UTA Spotlight: The University of Texas at Arlington Celebrates 122nd Birthday

Greetings from The American Dream City! Be sure to tune into the newest installment of UTA Spotlight, a weekly news update featuring broadcasting students reporting on events, projects, announcements and other key news and happenings on the university campus and around Arlington. This week’s stories: The University of Texas at Arlington celebrates…

Arlington Public Library’s Medieval Arts Festival Brings Middle Ages to Life

This fall, Downtown Arlington will be treated to the sights and sounds of a medieval tournament during the Arlington Public Library’s Medieval Arts Festival. Swords will ring and sunlight flash on the elaborate costumes of lords and ladies as history comes alive for an afternoon. This free event has something for…

Value of Water Contest Draws Entries from More Than 500 Arlington Students

suppoArlington students showed their appreciation for water this fall in Arlington Water Utilities’ Value of Water coloring contest. More than 500 elementary school-aged kids entered the competition by completing the sentence “Because I have water, I can …” with an illustration. The entries demonstrated students are aware of how much…

Dream Builders: Miracle League a Home Run for Children with Disabilities

“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 focuses on the Miracle League of DFW, which provides an…

Arlington’s Popular Leaf Recycling Program Returns November 21, 2017

Back by popular demand, and in an effort to improve our community and the environment, Arlington’s leaf recycling program returns November 21, 2017, and runs through February 21, 2018. The City of Arlington encourages residents to be a part of this year’s free leaf recycling program. Get your friends, family and neighbors…

Mayor Unveils Arlington Dream Team Digital Ambassador Program at State of the City

Become a member of our Dream Team and show your hometown pride! The City of Arlington is proud to launch its Dream Team Digital Ambassador Program to help spread the message about events and news happening in our great community.“With people getting their news from so many different sources these…

Made in Arlington: 2017 State of the City Address

From small businesses and restaurants to our manufacturing plants and major entertainment venues, great things are being made in Arlington. That’s the message Mayor Jeff Williams delivered at the 2017 State of the City address, hosted by the Arlington Chamber of Commerce at the Arlington Convention Center on October 18. A few of…

Interstate 30, SH 360 Frontage Road Lane Closures Announced for Bridge Construction

New lane closures are planned for the next week as part of the $233 million Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project. Aerial photos of the project are available on the Keep 30360 Moving website.  Weekly Lane Closure Look AheadClosures are subject to changes due to weather and schedule. Below are anticipated traffic…