The City of Garland will host an Open Dialogue Forum from 6 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, March 30, at The Atrium at the Granville Arts Center located at 300 N. Fifth St., Garland, TX. The purpose of the Forum is to help all Garland residents learn more about City services and how to access them. […]
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 […]
In the month of January, the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP), a joint initiative of the Dallas Bar Association and Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas, will hold 11 free Legal Clinics for Dallas County residents who meet certain financial guidelines. All clinics begin at 5:00 p.m., with the exception of the Veteran’s Clinic, which begins […]