Heather Aveson, News Director

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Alewife Return in Growing Numbers

Alewife Return in Growing Numbers

Alewife Station. Alewife Brook. The name Alewife pops up all over Arlington. But did you know, that an Alewife is a fish? Right now more than sixty thousand of them are making their annual migration from the ocean waters around Boston up the Mystic River and into the...

Arlington Well Represented at Beacon Hill March for the Arts

More than 600 artists, and arts advocates gathered at the Paramount Theatre in Boston recently to collaborate and strategize about arts advocacy and to make sure Beacon Hill heard them. Arlington Center for the Arts Executive Director, Linda Shoemaker was among...

Ottoson Young Scientists Share their Research

Can a zipper alarm protect your backpack? Does athleticism help mental acuity? Will front wing controls increase a plane’s lift? These are just a few of the questions Ottoson Middle School science fair club members spent the year researching. The students shared their...
APN: School Recycling Efforts Get A Boost

APN: School Recycling Efforts Get A Boost

Recycling programs are getting a boost in Arlington Public Schools with the recent hiring of a Sustainability Coordinator. Green Teams, students and parents who volunteer their time, are a vital part of the recycling solutions. Here’s a look at their efforts....