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Karen Borta

Borta’s Blog: Why I’m Becoming My Mother

I recently had one of those moments, when I was talking to my now-teenage daughter about going to Six Flags unsupervised, and I realized that I have officially become my mother.

CBS 11–03/05/2013

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Families Of Fallen Troops Visiting DFW

Hundreds of children and spouses of fallen U.S. military are flying into North Texas for some all-expenses-paid holiday fun for the next few days.

11/30/2012

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Six Flags’ Texas Chute Out Imploded

Having a blast at Six Flags Over Texas will take on new meaning Wednesday. The amusement park in Arlington on Tuesday announced plans to implode the 200-foot-tall Texas Chute Out.

10/09/2012

A close-up view of the Texas Chute Out at Six Flags Over Texas (Handout Photo/Six Flags)

Six Flags’ Texas Chute Out Floating Down To Earth

If you remember your screams turning into laughter as you floated back to earth on the Texas Chute Out at Six Flags, then you have just over a month to say goodbye to the iconic ride.

08/02/2012

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Arlington Unveils New Downtown Signage, Ad Campaign

City, business and community leaders gathered for an early morning ceremony Wednesday and launched the dawn of a new image campaign for downtown.

05/23/2012

Vanilla Ice performs during half-time of a basketball game. (credit: J. Dennis/Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Vanilla Ice To Mark Grand Opening Of ‘Mr. Freeze’ Ride

You’ll definitively be able to find your “Ice, Ice, Baby” in Arlington later next month.

04/03/2012

The Snowball Express

Hearts Lifted This Christmas Thanks To Snowball Express

There was no snow on the ground at DFW Airport Friday, but that didn’t stop the Snowball Express.

12/09/2011

Riders enjoy a rollercoaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Phil Stauskas/KTVT/KTXA)

Higher Admissions Boost Q2 Revenue For Six Flags

Six Flags posted a second-quarter profit and a five percent revenue increase as more people were admitted to its theme parks.

07/25/2011

Six Flags Texas Giant

Thrilling Adventure Awaits At Six Flags Over Texas

Check out Six Flags Over Texas for an entire day of fast excitement on the most electrifying rollercoasters for the thrillseeker in all of us.

07/16/2011

A train is stopped at the top of the Texas Giant on July 10, 2011 after an operator heard a strange sound. (Credit: Joe Flores)

Strange Noise Makes Six Flags Operator Shut Off Texas Giant

A Six Flags operator heard a strange noise come from the 14-story Texas Giant Sunday, causing him to stop the ride and leave about two-dozen riders stuck at the top.

07/10/2011

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor

Six Flags Holding Job Fair For Spring & Summer Positions

As Spring and Summer approach, two popular North Texas theme parks are helping boost the local economy.

03/05/2011

Tom Vandergriff died on December 30, 2010 at the age of 84. (credit: City of Arlington)

Vandergriff Legacy More Than Rangers

The City of Arlington is remembering the impact of one of its most influential leaders: Tom Vandergriff. Vandergriff died Thursday at the age of 84. He was mayor of Arlington from 1951 to 1977.

12/31/2010

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