Category Archives: News

Dog of the Week – Vegas

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas! Well not with this boy – meet Vegas the esteemed Arlington Animal Services “Dog of the Week!”  He is one calm, cool and collected boy! Vegas is an irresistible, gorgeous, young Labrador Retriever mix (less than 2 years old) who is currently looking…

Celebrating Three New Parks!

Having fun in a beautiful, free family-friendly Arlington park just got easier.  Thanks to funding from the 2008 Bond Program, Housing and Urban Development’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, Gas Lease Revenues, and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department; the city is opening three new parks this spring. On May 19, 2012, three consecutive…

MOTHER’S Day at Ventana Grille

Celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13. Let’s help make this Mother’s Day extra special by bringing Mom to Ventana Grille, Tierra Verde Golf Club for a brunch she will never forget. The Grille will be offering a full brunch menu including: Carving station with Beef Tenderloin, Honey Ham and…

Free Trees Available to Neighborhoods Affected by Tornadoes

The Arlington Tomorrow Foundation and Parks and Recreation Department are helping to reforest neighborhoods impacted by last month’s tornadoes by providing free trees to residents through the city’s Let’s Enhance Arlington’s Forest (L. E. A. F.) program.  The foundation awarded a $40,000 grant which will provide 1,000 trees at no cost to affected…