Your Hometown


The Origin Of ‘Arlington’

Chances are you have no idea where the name Arlington came from. KRLD’s L.P. Phillips has a story of the Civil War, debauchery, the Royal family and the city of Arlington.


(credit: Peter Watson/KTVT/KTXA)

Arlington Interchange Set To Be ‘Modernized’

There are a lot of ways to get around Globe Life Park and the entire Arlington entertainment district, but the main intersection in the area is frustratingly stuck in another time.


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‘Mr. Arlington’ Celebrates 50 Years At UTA

Dr. Allan Saxe is celebrating 50 years of teaching students political science at the University of Texas at Arlington.


(Photo by Joel Thomas)

Downtown Arlington Continues To Evolve

Just a mile away from Globe Life Park, downtown Arlington continues to grow and change.


(Provided by the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum)

Baseball: America’s Presidents & America’s Pastime

There are few things more American than baseball, and our American Presidents have a deep connection to America’s favorite pastime.



‘Elia In A Box’ Captures A Slice Of Life

A longtime Arlington resident reaches people all around the world with her portrayals of life in a box.


(Photo by Jeff Burkett/CBSDFW)

Creating A ‘Field Of Dreams’

When going to the ballpark, fans often take for granted the countless hours of work it takes to truly create a “field of dreams”.



Live With Richardson Mayor Laura Maczka

Follow KRLD:¬†Facebook | Twitter RICHARDSON¬†(YOUR HOMETOWN) —¬†NewsRadio 1080 KRLD is broadcasting LIVE from Ten 50 BBQ in Richardson on Friday as part of our Your Hometown Tour! Richardson Mayor Laura Maczka stopped by to chat […]


(Photo by Emily Trube/KRLD)

China Town Thriving In Richardson

DFW China Town has been located in Richardson since 1985.



Sweet Firefly Hits A Sweet Spot

Tucked away in a Richardson neighborhood, a gourmet ice cream shop hits a sweet spot for residents and heals an owner’s heart.


(Photo: Richardson ISD Environmental Studies Center)

Environmental Studies In Richardson ISD

It’s a life-changing experience for many students in Richardson ISD. And as KRLD’s Kelli Wiese explains, it’s so loved, that it’s now celebrating its 40th anniversary.


Shake Shack Burger Chain Considers I.P.O.

Del’s Charcoal Burgers

You can’t showcase Richardson without mentioning one of its most famous and oldest restaurant — Del’s Charcoal Burgers.