S. 2277, An Act to Support Community Access Television

BOSTON – Community Media Channels in Massachusetts are one step closer to reaching parity with other cable offerings today after the Senate voted in favor of S. 2577, An Act to Support Community Access Television. Sponsored by Sen. John Keenan, the bill provides local cable channels the ability to broadcast in high-definition and have individual shows and offerings listed on program guides. The bill is supported by MassAccess, a membership-based advocacy group representative of community media organizations in Massachusetts. “We are grateful to the Senate for moving this legislation forward that will help preserve and protect our local cable...

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APN Seeking News Director

The Arlington Public News team is seeking a News Director. Reporting to the Executive Director, the News Director leads and manages the planning, production and presentation of Arlington Public News. She/he also supervises the news team and works in cooperation with staff, interns and volunteers to support ACMi’s mission of providing both essential information and expansive connection within our community. The responsibilities of the News Director include news planning, reporting, editing, and production, as well as intern supervision. The News Director helps define and maintain ethical, editorial, artistic and technical standards for news and news-related programs. Please see our...

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2018 Annual Town Meeting

The 2018 Annual Town Meeting will play live on ACMi’s government Channel, Mondays and Wednesdays at 8PM, starting April 23rd and running through the end of Town Meeting. To watch videos on demand of Town Meeting coverage go to: http://acmi.tv/townmeeting/ Watch the LIVE meeting coverage online broadcast here: http://acmi.tv/govlive/ Find televised replays by checking our schedule: http://acmi.tv/programschedule/ View the 2018 Town Meeting Warrant here: https://www.arlingtonma.gov/town-governance/town-meeting/2018-warrant...

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Arlington Public News: April 11, 2018

There are new faces on the Board of Selectman and the School Committee following town elections. Town Meeting is right around the corner and preservation is a big topic. Plus, the vision for a new Arlington High School starts to take shape, The Reservoir Master Plan brings updates to the summer hub and Robbins Library celebrates Poetry Month with a Talking Chair, and you’re invited to take a...

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