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Acts of Kindness: AISD Students, Teachers and Volunteers Pack Meals for Hungry Kids

Students, teachers and community volunteers worked Friday at Arlington ISD’s Crow Elementary to pack 108,000 meals for hungry kids around the world. This act of kindness was part of the second annual Feed My Starving Children event, which distributes meals to children in the United States and around the world.“I think…

Arlington Municipal Court Offers Incentive to Resolve Warrants Between Feb. 15-March 10

Now is the time to resolve your warrants in the City of Arlington to avoid arrest and save money in collection fees. The Arlington Municipal Court will waive the collection agency fees on warrants paid in full between Friday, Feb. 15 and Sunday, March 10, 2019.  In order to receive this incentive,…

FEMA Updates Fish Creek and Cottonwood Creek Flood Insurance Maps 

The City of Arlington participates in the National Flood Insurance Program which offers flood insurance to homeowners, renters and business owners if the community agrees to adopt and enforce regulations that meet or exceed the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requirements to reduce the risk of flooding. From time to time, FEMA…

Arlington’s Texas Rangers Golf Club Opens Feb. 18, 2019

Texas Rangers Golf Club Photo Credit: Trey Kemp, Colligan Golf Design

Arlington Golf and the Texas Rangers have partnered to build the world’s only Major League Baseball-branded golf course — the Texas Rangers Golf Club — which will open to the public on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Tee times for the general public will open on Friday, Feb. 15. Residents of Arlington will receive a 20 percent…

On the Clock with the Arlington Police Department Aviation Unit

On the Clock is a show that gives residents an inside look at the hard work city employees do every day to make Arlington a better community to live, learn, work and play. This month’s episode, hosted by City Manager Trey Yelverton, gives residents a behind-the-scenes look at the Arlington Police Department’s…

2019 Presidents’ Day Closings and City Service Schedules

Many City of Arlington municipal offices and facilities will be closed on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, in observance of Presidents’ Day. Residential garbage and recycling collection will occur in Arlington on Monday as regularly scheduled. Regular office hours and service schedules will resume Tuesday, Feb. 19. What’s CLOSED City Hall City Office Tower…

Learn About Southeast Rec Center, New Alexa Skills, Free Gardening Classes & More

In this Neighborhood Network News edition, you can read more about a recreation center set to open in southeast Arlington next year, the types of helpful City of Arlington information you can learn with your Amazon Alexa virtual assistant, new technology offered to patrons at the Arlington Public Library and much…

Daniel McGrew Celebrates 102nd Birthday on Eunice Activity Center Dance Floor

 Daniel McGrew had no shortage of dance partners Friday night at Arlington’s Eunice Activity Center. The WWII veteran, who turns 102 today, was the center of attention during a special early birthday celebration organized by his friends and fellow dancers. McGrew enjoyed cake, birthday cheers and several turns around…

Ask Arlington: 2019 Aging Well Expo at Esports Stadium Arlington & Expo Center

“Ask Arlington” is a show dedicated to answering the questions you have about what’s happening in our city. This week’s show features Kelly Geer with Arlington Parks and Recreation to answer questions about the City’s upcoming Aging Well Expo from 9 a. m. to 2 p. m. Thursday, Feb. 21 at the Esports…

Arlington Eats: Romantic and Vibrant Dining Experience at Chamas do Brazil

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 Chamas do Brazil, located at 4606 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76017. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, the restaurant is known…