Tag Archives: American Dream City

Prince Lebanese Grill Celebrates 10 Years in The American Dream City

Francis Kobty and his son Aziz Kobty are celebrating the 10th anniversary of Prince Lebanese Grill‘s Randol Mill location in The American Dream City. The restaurant brings all the flavors from the Middle East, with familiar classics such as falafel, shawarma, tabbouleh, hummus and many more. Prince Lebanese Grill, which opened in 2007,…

Dreams Come True in Arlington: Hometown Star Maren Morris Wins 1st Grammy

Arlington native Maren Morris continues to live her dream as a country music singer/songwriter. She can now add Grammy Award-winner to her long list of accomplishments after taking home the award for Best Country Solo Performance on February 12, 2017. Morris received the award for her song “My Church” and she…

Get Your Arlington Gear On for 2017

Looking to get your hands on American Dream City apparel to show your Arlington pride?The City of Arlington is proud to offer Arlington t-shirts, hoodies, long-sleeved fleece sweatshirts and other items online!You can check out our assortment of comfortable items imprinted with Arlington’s new logo and brand in soft rustic white. Quality…

UTA’s Alexus Henry Making Her Track & Field Dreams Come True

UT Arlington student-athlete Alexus Henry is looking forward to more dream come true moments as she continues her sophomore year in The American Dream City. As a freshman, Alexus Henry became the first women’s high jumper from UT Arlington to ever advance to the NCAA Championships. The Bridge City, Texas native finished fifth in the…

Allan Saxe: Professor & Philanthropist Continues to Help Arlington Dream Big

With major contributions to North Texas as an author, philanthropist, television/radio commentator and professor, Allan Saxe continues to wear many hats and his imprint on the City of Arlington is undeniable. Saxe’s mother left him $500,000 upon her death and he has used that money to give back to The American Dream…

Live in Arlington: 8 American Dream Stories from the Year 2016

The City of Arlington recently launched a new website titled “Live in Arlington” for new home buyers looking to call The American Dream City their place of residence. America’s team. America’s pastime. American made automobiles. America’s largest home builder. Arlington is the American Dream City. We are home to the Dallas Cowboys,…

Tillie Burgin & Mission Arlington Making Holiday Dreams Come True

Mission Arlington/Mission Metroplex and Executive Director Tillie Burgin have been making a huge difference for three decades, helping dreams come true for families in need across The American Dream City. After serving as missionaries in Korea in the late 1970’s, Burgin and her family spent seven years praying about doing missions locally. From…

Gene Allen’s Providing Customers Dream Gifts for More Than 50 Years

Celebrating 51 years in business, Gene Allen’s Gifts is an Arlington staple. The family-owned business has two locations in neighborhood shopping centers in The American Dream City, one at 1638 W. Randol Mill Rd and one at 255 Southwest Plaza. It all began in March of 1959 when Gene Allen came to Arlington to…

From Argentina to Arlington, Officer Natalia Aumedes Embodies American Dream

After making her way from Argentina to the United States at age nine, Arlington Police Officer Natalia Aumedes is truly alive with the American Dream. Aumedes has previously served in the military and has gone through both SWAT training and sniper training with the Arlington Police Department. She prides herself in…