Category: Local Politics

ACMi’s Election Coverage

This Saturday, April 5, are town elections and Arlington Community Media, Inc. (ACMi) will be providing live coverage of the returns beginning at 7:30 with special coverage from Town Hall. The ACMi News Team, Arlington Public News (APN), will be conducting interviews and providing analysis of the elections. At 8 p.m. when the polls close, APN will continue to broadcast from Town Hall with ongoing election coverage until all the precincts are counted. Don’t miss any of the election coverage on Saturday. ACMi’s live coverage will be broadcast on your cable’s public access channel: Comcast, channel 8, RCN, channel 3, and Verizon, channel...

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League of Women Voters to Sponsor Debate

It’s become an annual tradition in Arlington. In the spirit of New England town politics, the Arlington League of Women Voters will host Candidates’ Night on March 20 at the Town Hall, located at 730 Mass Ave. All are welcome to attend and if you can’t make it to Town Hall in person, you may watch coverage on your cable TV station, courtesy of Arlington Community Media, Inc. (ACMi). We will broadcast the debate live and will replay the debate periodically until Election Day on Saturday, April 5. Candidates for Town offices, including those running for Town Meeting, will be available to talk with the public from 7:30 to 8 p.m. at Town Hall. The debate itself and the live TV coverage will begin promptly at 8 p.m. Arlingtonians may watch the debate on ACMI’s Government Channels 15 (RCN), 22 (Comcast), and 26 (Verizon). Replays will appear on those same channels shortly after the debate. For complete channel information and additional viewing times please visit the schedule page each Thursday in the Arlington Advocate and check out website....

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Election Season Begins

It’s that time of year again. The snow is melting. The days are getting longer. Candidates are honing their messages. Spring must be right around the corner!! As, too, are Arlington town elections. Below you’ll find the ACMi election coverage schedule as well as the listings for the candidate profiles. Please be sure to watch our coverage and check out the profiles It’s a terrific way to learn more about each candidate’s position on the issues. ACMi Election Coverage and Candidate Profile Schedule All programs will air on ACMi’s Government Channel (Comcast 22, RCN 15, and Verizon 26)  Please note: In addition to watching the debates and profiles on TV, you  may also find them on our video on demand page. ACMi Candidate Profiles 3/13 – 4/5: Mondays @ 6:30 a.m., Tuesdays @ 5 p.m. and 11 p.m., Wednesdays @ 6:30 a.m, Thursdays @ 10 a.m., 5 p.m., and 11 p.m., Fridays @ 6:30 a.m., and Saturdays @ 10 a.m. ACMi Candidate Debates 3/13 – 4/5: Mondays @ 5 p.m., Tuesdays @ 6:30 a.m., Wednesdays @ 5 p.m., Thursdays @ 6:30 a.m., and Saturdays @ 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. League of Women Voters Candidate Night Watch it live on 3/20 @ 8 p.m. Watch it in reruns between 3/21 – 4/5: Sundays @ 6 a.m. and 10 p.m., Thursdays @ 8 a.m., Fridays @ 8 a.m. and Saturdays @ 8 a.m. and 6...

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Arlington Public News Coverage of 10/15 Primary Election Candidates

Arlington Community Media Inc. (ACMi) announces its Candidate Profiles program in anticipation of the upcoming Congressional District 5 primary election on Tuesday October 15th to determine the candidates for the seat formerly occupied by Rep. Edward Markey. Below is the replay schedule of these Candidate Profiles during the week of October 9-16. Candidate Profiles will appear on the ACMi Government channel (RCN 15, Comcast 22, Verizon 26) on Friday October 11th at 7 PM, Saturday October 12th at 1 PM, Sunday October 13th at 7 PM, Monday October 14th at 8 AM, and Tuesday October 15th at 8 Am and 5...

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Town Meeting 2013 Replay Schedule

This year we will cover Town Meeting, LIVE at Town Hall on Monday and Wednesday evenings starting at 8PM, and will replay the meetings, the following day at 8AM, 1PM and 11:59PM. We will also replay Monday’s meeting on Saturday at 8AM and Sunday at 1PM, then Wednesday’s meeting on Saturday at 1PM and Sunday at...

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