Jeff Barnd, News Director

About the Staff Member:

For more than 25-years, Jeff Barnd was a local Television News Anchor / Reporter in Boston, Baltimore, Philadelphia and most recently, a National Correspondent in Washington D.C. He has covered stories all over the world; from the clear-cutting of the Amazon Rain Forest and the '92 Earth Summit in Rio, to the 2ndGulf War in Iraq, the Islamic culture in Kuwait City & Bahrain, law-enforcement and policing in Singapore and the elevation of Baltimore's Archbishop to the College of Cardinals in Rome under Pope John Paul II. Barnd is a 13-time Emmy Award recipient, winning in Boston for Anchoring, News Writing and Hosting Public Affairs programs. He also garnered an Emmy in Maryland for “Commentary” in the nationally televised program, “American Crossroads.” He's also a children's book author; penning his first release, “Lindbergh's Ghosts” in 2015, and his newly published work, “Little Pluto's Big Day,” just released this month.

Productions by this Member

Chairful Where You Sit 2020

Chairful Where You Sit 2020

This will be year 7 for Chairful Where You Sit, the one day outdoor art instillation usually held in the summertime. Chairful Where You Sit is an auction of artistically transformed chairs rescued from basements and curbs. Due to COVID-19, the event, originally...
ACMi News: July 31, 2020

ACMi News: July 31, 2020

Arlington’s Police Force launches a news portal which will serve as a hub for the latest updates and information about the agency’s various initiatives, events, and incidents. Chief Flaherty hopes the new site will be a go-to resource for those who want to...
The 2020 Fox & Owl Festival!

The 2020 Fox & Owl Festival!

COVID has spoiled the traditional celebration for the Fox & Owl Festival of a parade. But to celebrate the Fox Library another virtual party is taking place. One that celebrate community spirit, creativity, and environmental stewardship. We spoke to curator...
LGBTQIA & BLM

LGBTQIA & BLM

On major organization that is supporting Black Lives Matter and racial injustice is the LGBTQIA community, a group that knows all too well about being on the margins of everyday life. Earlier this week we had the chance to talk to Lisa Krinsky, one of the founding...
ACMi News: July 24, 2020

ACMi News: July 24, 2020

Another Arlington eatery falling victim to the ongoing pandemic. Adventure Pub, which opened its doors in late 2018 is closing for good at the end of this month. The game bar and restaurant in East Arlington featured a unique atmosphere, which featured games, great...
Black Lives Matter Day

Black Lives Matter Day

In June the Select Board proclaimed July 13th Black Lives Matter Day in Arlington. Black Lives Matter Day was the perfect opportunity to talk to Zane Crute of the Mystic Valley Area Branch of the NAACP about the extraordinary events of this year including Arlington...
Recounting the Recount

Recounting the Recount

After the June town election, the Board of Registrars set a recount date for July 9th a town hall. The main focus was on three races: Select Board and town meeting three year terms in precincts 6 and 17. Veteran Select Board member Diane Mahon topped out with nearly...
Race in Arlington’s Schools

Race in Arlington’s Schools

School leaders hosted a virtual panel this week to discuss what seems to be racial disproportions within Arlington Public Schools disciplinary...