Arlington school board members recently approved $2.2 million in increases to the construction budgets for two new elementary schools after challenges related to weather, permitting and unexpected site conditions led to costly delays.
Riding on strong profits from sport utility vehicles and truck sales in North America and China and a reversal of fortunes in Europe, General Motors posted a record-setting profit of $9.7 billion last year.
In a departure from the usual strictly business focus of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, the organization will switch to a decidedly spiritual tone as they host the inaugural Mayor’s Community Prayer Breakfast on Feb. 16. A large crowd is expected at the new multi-denominational event at the Arlington Convention Center.
Everyone loves to show off their house after they spruce it up, and that’s what the folks at the Arlington Historical Society have in mind for an open house on Sunday. Lovely renovations and improvements at the Fielder House Museum were recently completed, and the community is invited to come check them out.