Tag Archives: American Dream City

Super Chix Owners are Living the American Dream

Dreams really do come true in Arlington. It’s been a year since Super Chix, a new chicken concept restaurant developed by Yum! Brands, opened its first location in The American Dream City. Chicken lovers say Super Chix is the spot for delicious chicken tenders, hand-cut fries and fresh-made frozen custard. Head to Super Chix…

Filmmaker Ya’Ke Smith’s Dreams Coming True, One Film at a Time

This week, filmmaker Ya’Ke Smith’s short “One Hitta Quitta” will screen at the Dallas International Film Festival, which continues the filmmakers’s hot streak.  Just last month, “One Hitta Quitta” was seen by thousands at South by Southwest in Austin. Ya’Ke, who teaches film at UT Arlington, is a rising voice in…

Miss Persis: Dance Inspires the American Dream

Over the past several months, MyArlingtonTx. com has shared a number of American Dream Stories featuring people with ties to this great city. This week, we’d like to highlight Miss Persis Dance Studio, which began in 1954 in a three-story house. Now it’s an Arlington institution located downtown. The woman behind the dance studio…