Dallas loves any reason to party and Cinco de Mayo seems to be a soft kickoff for the summer. We have rounded up a few of the events planned to celebrate the holiday, which falling on a Friday means it will spill into the weekend. Keep your eye on NorthDallasGazette.com for more info, we will […]
A crash by a trash truck near International and Forest caused damage to the overhead powerlines. The repairs might take the entire day. Blue Line customers going to Garland and Rowlett will continue boarding buses at LBJ/Skillman and transfer to trains at Downtown Garland until repairs are complete.
The largest Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) Area 10 Basketball Competition in the Lone Star State is underway in Garland this morning. Nearly 1,000 SOTX athletes from the Greater Dallas area, will show off their skills on the hardwood at six Garland ISD campuses. (Full list of locations below.) Play resumed this morning at 8 a.m. and […]
The 2017-18 school year will bring with it new school hours for Garland ISD. The district’s Board of Trustees approved next year’s calendar, including extended days for all campus levels, at its Feb. 13 meeting. The new start and end times meet a change in legislation regarding required minutes of instruction per year. Students will […]
A previously deported convicted felon and roommate were sentenced this week following their guilty pleas last year related to the April 2016 burglary of a Federal Firearms Licensee in Arlington, Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas. Flor Trevino, 23, of Garland, Texas, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Jane […]
The City of Garland has approved a deal worth more than $35 million that will significantly expand the community’s plastics industrial cluster. This major new investment, made by True Velocity, Inc., will be phased over the next five years and continues a highly targeted approach by the community to grow its share of this particular […]
28th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade The NAACP-Garland Unit will host its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 14. The parade will begin on Dairy Road at Garden Drive (near Embree Park). The weekend celebration will continue as youth groups from area churches and the Garland ISD […]