Category: ACMi

ACMi Welcomes News Director

Heather Aveson brings a wealth of newsgathering and leadership experience to Arlington Public News and ACMi. As News Director of Somerville Neighborhood News for the past several years, Heather produced in-depth coverage of major urban issues including the Green Line Extension Project, affordable housing and urban redevelopment. She also mentored young journalists as they cut their reporting teeth. Heather began her career as a News Editor and Producer at WGBH-TV, added stints in broadcast news in Baltimore and Atlanta, and returned to Boston to work as a freelance TV producer and news and features writer for local and national...

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ACMi Holiday Hours

Happy Holidays from all of us at ACMi! As you can see in the photo above, we are all Wrapped Up and ready to head off for the holidays ourselves. Before we go, we wanted to alert you to our special Holiday Hours. For this Holiday season, our schedule is as follows: Friday, Dec 23 – OPEN HALF-DAY 9:30-1 Monday, Dec 26 – CLOSED Tuesday, Dec 27 – OPEN 10-6 Wednesday, Dec 28 – OPEN 10-6 Thursday, Dec 29 – OPEN 10-6 Friday, Dec 30 – OPEN HALF-DAY 9:30-1 Monday, Jan 2 – CLOSED Please come visit us early and often in 2017! ...

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2016 Annual Report

If you are interested in taking a look at the 2016 Arlington Community Media Annul Report that was recently produced and presented at the Annual General Meeting please click the link or scroll through the report below. Inside contains valuable information about the community access stations mission, financial statements, assets, and community building. If you have further questions or would like to make a request for a hard copy of the Annual Report please contact

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Curious about Massachusetts State Ballot Question 2? ACMi presents this debate on Charter School Expansion

  Question 2 on the Massachusetts state ballot this fall concerns the expansion of the number of charter schools, and of students who attend them, in the commonwealth. No question seems to be generating more passion for residents of Arlington and surrounding areas. ACMi is pleased to present a debate on this question. Linda Hanson, an educator in the Arlington Public School system for the past 25 years, argues against Question 2. Julia Mejía, the Director of Families and Community Engagement for the Massachusetts Charter Public School Association, advocates for its passage. The issue is a complex one, involving matters both...

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