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Arlington Parks & Recreation Department Begins Renovations at Pirie Park

Earlier this week, construction began at Pirie Park in north Arlington. The park is currently being renovated to improve playground conditions and equipment.  During the construction, Pirie Park will be closed to park-goers. A new 6-foot-wide concrete trail loop with wheelchair access from the street will be part of the new…

“I Love Arlington” Pic of the Week

Congratulations to Jason Waite winner of the “I Love Arlington” Pic of the Week!We can see that Jason is no amateur photographer. This photo of UT Arlington’s College Park District is positively stellar with the golden hues of the fresh facade and the composition of perspective, clouds and sky. He has perfectly captured a…

High Demand for Library’s GED Program

On May 8, the Literacy House hosted a registration drive for men and women interested in taking GED preparation classes through the Arlington Public Library’s literacy program, Arlington Reads. The program has become so popular there was a line of people spilling out the doors and onto the sidewalk. Fifty people…

Music Festival Kicks Off Levitt Summer Concert Series

Don’t miss the Downtown Arlington Center Stage Music Festival and opening weekend of the 2013 Texas Power Summer Concert Series at the Levitt Pavilion, May 24-26. Free music by up-and-coming stars with some of the best musical artists North Texas has to offer, plus food from Downtown Arlington restaurants, including J. Gilligan’s, MountainTop…