Saturday, November 28, 2020

Garland

Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program hosting 11 free legal clinics in January

In the month of January, the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP), a joint initiative of the Dallas Bar Association and Legal Aid of NorthWest...

Garland’s Jingle Bell Run 5K on December 10

Lace up your holiday running shoes for the 8th Annual Jingle Bell Run. The Naaman Forest High School Class of 2019 will host the...

Garland residents invited to 2016 Neighborhood Summit

A "home" isn't confined to just a house, it spills over to the entire neighborhood! Neighbors across the city are invited to learn ways...

Community Updates: Garland & Irving

Garland~Tree Power Free Tree Giveaway    Garland residents can help beautify their community by picking up a free tree on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the...

Garland ISD wants public input on naming new CTE Center

The district is inviting community members to help name its new Career and Technical Education (CTE) Center, slated to open in fall 2017. The CTE...

Garland Fire Department Accepting Applications

Garland Fire Department is recruiting candidates interested in a career as a firefighter/paramedic. Starting salary is $51,273 and compensation includes great benefits and incentive...

Garland kicking off United Way campaign Sept. 14

The community is invited to help kick off the 2016 United Way Campaign by enjoying lunch in the Downtown Garland Square from 11 a.m....

2nd West Nile Virus case confirmed in Garland

The Garland Health Department (GHD) received a report of a laboratory confirmed human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in an individual who lives...

Minority blood donors needed at Remington College Blood Drive

Remington College Dallas Campus invites people to give blood at its upcoming 3 Lives Blood Drive on the campus on Wednesday, Sept. 21 from...

Garland man sentenced to 262 months for drug conspiracy

A Garland, Texas, resident, Chester Brown, a/k/a “Baldy,” 41, was sentenced Aug. 19 by U.S. District Judge Sidney A. Fitzwater to serve a total...

Garland reports first Zika travel related case

On Aug. 19, 2016 the Garland Health Department (GHD) received confirmation of an active case of Zika virus in Garland in the 1900 block...

New DART representative for Garland appointed

Jonathan R. Kelly has been appointed to the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) board of directors to represent the city of Garland. Kelly, a senior...

Confirmed Zika virus case in Garland

The Garland Health Department (GHD) received confirmation of the first case of Zika virus in Garland. Based on CDC guidance, the infected individual was tested...

National Weather Service looking for Garland and Rowlett residents for focus group

The National Weather Service (NWS) will conduct a focus group meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 19, to research ways to improve...

Garland Police Department Hiring

The Garland Police Department is accepting online applications for police officer recruits through 5 p.m. Friday, June 10. The next entrance exam will be...

City of Garland raising money for #GarlandStrong efforts

The City of Garland is selling #GarlandStrong wristbands for $5, T-shirts for $10, and yard signs for $20. All proceeds support the #GarlandStrong fundraising...

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on April 30

Unused and expired medications in home medicine cabinets can potentially end up in the wrong hands and lead to accidental poisonings. In fact, medicines...

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas donates $20,000 to #GarlandStrong

Residents in Garland are still trying to recover from the December tornadoes. The community and local governments continue to help the families, but in...

Community Service is a family tradition for Garland ISD trustee Linda Griffin

By:  Jackie Hardy, NDG Contributing Writer Garland Independent School District (GISD) is gearing up for its May 7 school board elections.  Three seats are up...

Second-annual STEAMposium set for April 16

The area’s largest showcase of student engineers and inventors is returning for a second year. Don’t miss Garland ISD’s STEAMposium from 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. April 16...