Yawa Degboe

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Newscast: August 6, 2015

At Arlington Public News, we bring you stories of interest to Arlington and surrounding communities. In tonight’s newscast: a look at Arlington’s new approach to combat drug addiction, changes in parking are underway in the town’s center and we introduce a new...

The U.S. Relations with Cuba: the APN Three-Part Story

In December 2014, President Barack Obama announced that the U.S. would reestablish diplomatic relations with Cuba. This move ended more than 50 years of mutual isolation and opened a “new chapter” between Cuba and the United States. Arlington Public News chronicled...

Professor Susan Eckstein

Susan Eckstein, Professor of International Relations and Sociology at Boston University and author of the book the Immigrant Divide: How Cuban Americans Changed the U.S. and Their Homeland, talked to Arlington Public News about the influence of the Cuban-American...

The Behind-the-Scenes of the Regent Theater

Both local and world-class artists are quite familiar with the Regent Theater, the historical performing arts center located in Arlington Center. The theater has been in this location on Medford Street for almost 100 years and has hosted a great variety of shows. “It...

Newscast: July 9, 2015

At Arlington Public News, we bring you stories of interest to Arlington and surrounding communities. In tonight’s newscast, we learn about the history of the Regent Theater; we see transformer boxes changed into works of art, and we take the front seat in an...