Citizen Journalism

Arlington Public News films every other Thursday at Studio A. To learn how to share stories, work on a team, and become a citizen journalist contact heather@acmi.tv 

#ArlingtonMA latest newscast: See what the town has to offer from food and artists to organizations to get involved with. Plus we visit the Town of Arlington MAPlanning Department booth to talk about the rapid bus transit #BRT starting up:... https://t.co/rTulEI6h3H

#ArlingtonMA latest newscast: See what the town has to offer from food and artists to organizations to get involved with. Plus we visit the @arlingtonmagovPlanning Department booth to talk about the rapid bus transit #BRT starting up: https://t.co/rTulEI6h3H

AHS Rebuilding Project Moves to Next Phase

AHS Rebuilding Project Moves to Next Phase

The Massachusetts School Building Authority accepted Arlington’s Preferred Schematic earlier this week. With that approval the Authority sent the project to the next phase of the MSBA’s process.  The Arlington School District and the MSBA will now work...
Tuning Up for the Third Annual Porchfest

Tuning Up for the Third Annual Porchfest

 Porches are being swept, instruments are being tuned and excitement is building for the third annual Porchfest sponsored by the Arlington Center for the Arts on Saturday, June 9. Meet some Porchfest enthusiasts as they get ready for the big...
S. 2277,  An Act to Support Community Access Television

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...
APN Seeking News Director

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...
2018 Annual Town Meeting

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...
Arlington Public News: April 11, 2018

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...
Upcoming News Workshops! Monday and Thursday this week!

Upcoming News Workshops! Monday and Thursday this week!

Join us for the following workshops on storytelling, basic camera, and more!  Come learn what it takes to be on the Arlington Public News team!  Contact news@acmi.tv for more info! Storytelling – Monday March 19th, 6-7PM Basic Camera – Monday March 19th,...
Multi-Use Building rises at 887 Massachusetts Ave.

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...
News Open House

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...
Brian Meringer Named Ottoson Middle School Principal

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...