Multi-Use Building rises at 887 Massachusetts Ave.

The long abandoned white stucco building sandwiched between Arlington High School and Stop and Shop had become a landmark along Mass. Ave. In late October the defunct gas station was razed. The current construction has a lot of people asking, ‘what’s going up?’ Here’s a story APN brought you in November as the old building came...

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News Open House

Join the Arlington Public News team! Don’t just watch the news. Make it. Bring your sense of curiosity and interest in your local community.  We’ll provide all the equipment, training, and support you need to tell Arlington’s stories as a reporter or as part of the news production crew.  Build your skills with access to classes, equipment and staff support.  Ready to learn more?   Join us at one of our Hands-On Open House sessions Wednesday, March 7 11AM or 7PM Studio A, Park 85 Ave. For more information contact us at...

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Brian Meringer Named Ottoson Middle School Principal

From three finalists, Brian Meringer has been named the new Principal of Ottoson Middle School. Mr. Meringer is currently the Assistant Headmaster at Dover-Sherborn Middle School. He was take over the reins at Ottoson on July 1. Meringer is a Massachusetts native and lives in Belmont. He taught social studies and literacy/language arts before moving in to a Housemaster position in Norwood. Meringer says he is ready to take on a leadership position. Learn more about Principal Meringer in this Arlington Public News coverage of his visit with parents and community members in...

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Veterans Day Ceremony Moved

The annual Veterans Day Parade will be held on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Marchers will step off at Adams Street on Massachusetts Avenue and continue on to Monument Square in Arlington Center. Due to a forecast for cold weather, the ceremony will be held inside the Central Fire Station. Town Hall and both library branches will be open during regular business hours on Friday, November 10, 2017 – the day designated for the official observance of Veterans Day. Please join us in honoring the men and women who proudly served, and continue to serve our...

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