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Holiday at the Arboretum Presents Three Large-Scale Exhibits, a Million Lights and an Indoor Display Featuring Four World’s Holidays

Holiday at the Arboretum, presented by Reliant, returns with a garden transformed to get people into the holiday spirit with The Christmas Village, The 12 Days of Christmas and the 50-foot-tall Dazzling Musical Tree. These three large-scale outdoor displays are perfectly designed for the 66-acre garden and are open to the public both in the daytime and evening. In the historic DeGolyer House, the Dallas Arboretum debuts The Artistry of Faith & Culture that features the three world holidays celebrated during the season—Christmas, Hannukah and Kwanzaa— along with Diwali celebrated in the fall. The holiday festival opens November 10 and runs through December 31.

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‘Tis the Season to Be Thankful

One of the most American holidays is upon us next week - Thanksgiving! The beginning of the holiday is somewhat common lore with the Native Americans helping the Pilgrims to survive and eventually thrive. The example that the Native Americans gave the Pilgrims, and the world at large, is to help your fellow man when you have plenty, regardless of your differences.

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The Scoop On Seniors

The Layden Senior Citizens Center of Forney welcomes you at 101 Main Street in City Hall. We are open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feel free to enter the front or through Handicap accessible doors located at the back of City Hall, where reserved parking for seniors is also available.

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Voters Re-Elect State Representative Keith Bell Reject City of Forney Bonds

November 8, 2022 was midterm Election Day, concluding the two weeks of early voting as well as weeks and months of campaigning leading up to this day. In addition to Federal and State level elections, Voters also saw many Local elections on the ballot, including five Bond Propositions directly affecting residents of the City of Forney.


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Mailing Address: P.O. Box 936, Forney, TX 75126
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