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Two Arlington Police Officers Honored by Governor with Star of Texas Award

The Arlington Police Department was recognized on Tuesday, September 11, 2018, in the State Capitol by Texas Governor Greg Abbott. Two APD Officers received the prestigious Star of Texas Award in Austin. This distinguished award honors Peace Officers, Firefighters and Emergency Medical First Responders who are seriously injured or killed…

Stadiumlinks Golf Experience Returns to Globe Life Park in Arlington

This October, Globe Life Park will once again be transformed into Stadiumlinks, a one-of-a-kind, nine-hole golf experience in The American Dream City. Tee times are offered across three event days, October 26-28, offering both early morning and evening sessions, ending with the ballpark lights illuminating the entire course under the night…

Traffic Alert: SH 360 Lane Closures Overnight Monday Between Trinity River, Ave J

New lane closures are planned for the next week as part of the $233 million Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project and the SH 360 Widening Project. Closures are subject to changes due to weather and schedule. For more information, please visit the Keep 30360 Moving website. New or updated items are indicated in…

City’s Home Plate Update, Parks Magazine Win Best in Nation at 2018 3CMA’s

The City of Arlington was honored to receive 13 awards from the national organization, City-County Communications: Marketing Association, or 3CMA, for its video programming, marketing, photography and other community outreach efforts.“We’re fortunate to have such a diverse community that gives us so many remarkable stories to tell,” said Jay Warren,…

UTA Continues Momentum of Excellence with Latest National Rankings

The University of Texas at Arlington is nationally ranked No. 221 among the top echelon of the U. S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges for 2019, which were released Monday, Sept. 10.  UTA also ranked No. 126 among top public universities in the magazine’s rankings. The rankings list marks the first…

City of Arlington Recognizes FEMA’s National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month. This month was created to raise awareness about emergency preparedness. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), along with state and local governments, want to ensure that our citizens have the skills to protect themselves and their families when an emergency happens. Each week will focus on…

Ask the Experts with Irwin Steel Vice President Bryan Irwin

The City of Arlington’s Office of Communication recently talked to Irwin Steel, LLC Vice President Bryan Irwin for the latest episode of Ask the Experts on MyArlingtonTV, a quarterly program about the progress being made at the future Globe Life Field in The American Dream City. Irwin Steel is responsible for all the…

Acts of Kindness: Arlington Woman Warming Hearts One Colorful Scarf at a Time

Ever spot a colorful, crocheted scarf wrapped around a tree or light pole in Downtown? For the past four years, longtime Arlington resident Sherry Hall has lovingly created nearly 100 of these handmade gifts and distributed them with the help of her son to bring a bit of warmth and…