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Black Friday Adoption Special at Prairie Paws Nov. 29
Give the ultimate gift to a homeless animal this holiday season. On Saturday, Nov. 29 only, dogs and kittens are $20, and cats aged 1-year-old and older are FREE during the Black Friday Saturday adoption special at Prairie Paws...
Posted Date: 11/26/2014
Grand Prairie On the Grow
Construction is underway on a QuikTrip convenience store and gas station on Main Street and State Highway 161...
Posted Date: 11/24/2014 8:00 AM
Holiday Gift Market at Grand Prairie Farmers Market
Find the perfect gifts for all of your loved ones at the Grand Prairie Farmers Market...
Posted Date: 11/21/2014 10:00 AM
Your Questions on Federal Programs Answered
Federal staff will be at the Main Library Dec. 18 to answer questions on medicare, social security and more.
Posted Date: 11/20/2014
Experience Zumba
The Warmack Branch Library and the Grand Prairie YMCA present a free Family Zumba class on Dec. 6.
Posted Date: 11/20/2014
Puppet Workshop & Parade
"Le Theatre De Marionette" lets kids explore the different types of puppets, and ends with a marionette parade!
Posted Date: 11/20/2014
The Conductor brings Polar Express story to the Libraries
All Library locations host a special Polar Express storytime, as performed by The Conductor, with help from kids!
Posted Date: 11/20/2014
Take the Interstate 30 Survey
Do you drive Interstate 30? Please share your input on how to best manage I-30 between Dallas and Arlington...
Posted Date: 11/19/2014 11:30 AM
City Council Minutes for November 4, 2014, and Council Action for November 18, 2014
View the Grand Prairie City Council minutes for November 4, 2014, and Council Action for November 18, 2014.
Posted Date: 11/19/2014
Second Presentation of
Presenter Rollin Phipps reveals the Victorian holiday traditions of Highclere Castle, familiar to PBS viewers as Downton Abbey.
Posted Date: 11/18/2014
Sneak a Peek and Get Fit at Prairie Lights
Be the first to see all new displays at Prairie Lights...
Posted Date: 11/17/2014 2:45 PM
Grand Prairie Farmers Market Fall Events
Celebrate the harvest at Grand Prairie Farmers Market this November!
Posted Date: 11/17/2014 9:00 AM
Get Fit GP November News: Cycle with Mayor Jensen through Prairie Lights
This month the Get Fit GP program takes a look at diabetes...
Posted Date: 11/17/2014
2014 Santa Cop and Santa Spot Donations
The Santa Cop and Santa Spot programs are collecting new, unwrapped toys and non-perishable food items for Grand Prairie families in need during the holidays...
Posted Date: 11/14/2014 9:00 AM
American Memorial Cemetery Flags
Volunteers pay their respects, clean the grounds and honor every veterans' grave with an American flag at the city's historic burial ground, the American Memorial Cemetery.
Posted Date: 11/13/2014
Grand Prairie City Services Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule
City of Grand Prairie administrative offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 27-Friday, Nov. 28. There will be no garbage collection on Thursday, Nov. 27...
Posted Date: 11/12/2014 9:00 AM
GPTV: Assistant Police Chief Don Trask Goes 'Over The Edge'
Thanks to generous donations from the Grand Prairie community, over $1,000 was raised for Special Olympics in the Over The Edge fundraiser...
Posted Date: 11/12/2014
Prairie Lights Display Illuminates the Holidays
Prairie Lights, the always-popular two mile drive featuring four million lights, will open Thanksgiving Day...
Posted Date: 11/10/2014 9:45 AM
GPTV: Walking to Stop Diabetes
Crowds gathered at QuikTrip Park in Grand Prairie for the "Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes" 5K on Nov. 8, a one-day fundraising and awareness walk...
Posted Date: 11/10/2014
2014 City of Grand Prairie Holiday Ornament Now Available
Benefiting local charities, the annual custom-designed city of Grand Prairie holiday ornament is hand made this year by Rebecca Jensen, wife of Mayor Ron Jensen...
Posted Date: 11/10/2014
City Council Special and Regular Minutes for October 14, 2014, and Council Action for November 4, 2014
View the Grand Prairie City Council Special and Regular Minutes for October 14, 2014, and Council Action for November 4, 2014.
Posted Date: 11/5/2014
Empty Bowls at Grand Prairie Farmers Market Dec. 6
Farmers Market is kicking off the 2014 Holiday Market with Empty Bowls, featuring pottery created by art students and staff from Grand Prairie Independent School District for sale...
Posted Date: 11/5/2014
Mulch Madness: Grand Prairie Landfill Offering Free Mulch
It is “Mulch Madness” at Grand Prairie Landfill now through December where Grand Prairie residents and businesses are allowed unlimited loads of free mulch while supplies last.
Posted Date: 10/30/2014