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Arlington Texas is a great place to live

Arlington Texas is a wonderful place to live and to raise a family. It is located 12 miles east of downtown Fort Worth and 20 miles west of down town Dallas. Arlington is the third largest city in the metropolitan area. If you love sports, love great entertainment, great shopping, great food, great health care, and a great education you will love Arlington. Arlington is the home of University of Texas at Arlington, General Motors assembly plant, Texas Rangers’ Globe Life Park, AT&T Stadium, The International Bowling Campus, Six Flags Over Texas, Hurricane Harbor, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Texas Health Resources, American Mensa, Parks Mall, and Theatre Arlington.

River Legacy

River Legacy is located in North Arlington. It is 1300 acres of outdoor fun that runs along side of the Trinity River. River Legacy is on the top of the list out of all parks in the Arlington area to visit; in my opinion. The amenities include eight miles of paved trails for hiking and riding bikes, mountain trails, picnic areas, pavilions, a playground, and a river that oversees a canoe launch area. River Legacy has a science center that is about 12,000 square feet of fun filled exhibits, aquariums, nature trails, and terrariums. River Legacy also offers a wide variety of Saturday events. Lastly River Legacy offers fun educational programs for children and adults that include: nature based preschool, summer classes, field investigations, after school programs, and public programs.
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Six Flags Over Texas

Six Flags over Texas is located in Arlington and has plenty to offer ranging from roller coasters to live shows. With approximately 46 roller coasters, 12 of them for children, six flags is the perfect family fun time! Six Flags entertainment includes concerts, karaoke, a western comedy gun show, and of course the Looney Tunes. Six flags also offers park discounts, 25 places to eat, and gift shops.
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Texas Health Resources

Texas Health Resources houses 24 hospitals around the Dallas-Fort Worth area, making it one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas. THR includes Texas Health Physicians Group and hospitals under the banners of Texas Health Presbyterian, Texas Health Arlington Memorial, Texas Health Harris Methodist and Texas Health Huguley. Needless to say your health care needs, from a minor cold to a life threatening emergency, will be taken care of here in Arlington at one of our many hospitals.
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The University of Texas at Arlington

Located southwest of downtown Arlington, in the DFW metropolitan area. It is the second largest learning institution within the UT system. With 100 buildings UTA is more than prepared to handle all of your educational needs. Your educational needs will be met here at UTA; where it houses 80 baccalaureate, 74 masters, and 31 doctoral degree programs. UTA was also classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a "High Research Activity" institution and named one of the fastest growing public research universities in the nation.
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Parks Mall

With about 180 stores the parks mall holds all of your shopping needs. The two story, 1,510,000 square feet mall also includes an ice skating rink, movies theater, bowling alley, carousel, arcade, and a children's play area. The food courts offers a wide variety including: Charley's Grilled Subs, Chick-Fil-A, Famous Cajun Grill, Great Wraps, Hawaiian Grill, Mr. Sugar Rush, Panda Express ,Roman Delight Pizza, Sarku Japan, Sonic, Subway, and Villa Pizza. It also has indoor and outdoor dining with the Parkside Diner and even a Cheesecake Factory.
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Theatre Arlington

For over 40 years, Theatre Arlington has been producing quality live theatre and award-winning shows. Theatre Arlington has also built a strong reputation for its quality Theatre Arts Education and Outreach programs. Classes are offered for all acting levels and ages 4 through adult. In its over 40 year history, Theatre Arlington has grown from a small group of people performing in a dance studio to the second largest and second oldest theater in Tarrant County!
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AT&T Stadium

AT&T Stadium serves as the home of Americas football team, the Dallas Cowboys. Although the main purpose of the stadium is for football games, the facility can also be used for concerts, basketball games, college football and high school football contests, soccer matches, as well as motocross and Spartan races. It also has the world's largest column-free interior and the fourth largest high definition video screen, which hangs from 20-yard line to 20-yard line; ensuring you don't miss a beat.
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Globe Life Park In Arlington

Globe Life Park in Arlington is located between Dallas and Fort Worth. It is home to the Texas Rangers, and the Texas Rangers Baseball Hall of Fame. The field is one of the most notoriously hitter-friendly parks in baseball, which means the games can get interesting. You can always catch tailgating parties with great food, cold beer, and true Ranger fans.
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Arlington Highlands

The Highlands is the perfect place to spend your Saturday, or any day for that matter. The Highlands provide a wide variety of things to keep you busy. From various clothing stores, delicious restaurants, a movie theater, Dave and Busters, a bowling alley, a spa and so much more.
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Six Flags Hurricane Harbor

With about 25 wet and crazy rides Hurricane Harbor is the perfect family day to escape the blazing Texas sun. The park consists of a variety of body slides, speed slides, tube slides, wave pools, lazy rivers, and shopping areas. With delicious fair style food, live entertainment, season passes, and great discounts, Hurricane Harbor is a great alternative to the regular day at the pool.
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