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...
Meet the Ottoson Middle School Principal Finalists

Meet the Ottoson Middle School Principal Finalists

The three finalists hoping to take over the reins at Ottoson Middle School met with interested parents and community members recently. Each candidate had thirty minutes to introduce themselves and take questions. Get to know Donna Martin, Brian Meringer and Elizabeth...
Veterans Day Ceremony Moved

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...
Flags Fly for Heroes

Flags Fly for Heroes

Arlington High School students place flags on school grounds Nearly two-hundred American flags are flying on the Arlington High School lawn honoring everyday heroes. Each flag was purchased by a loved one in recognition of their local hero. This is the second year...
Arlington Public News Season Begins September 21

Arlington Public News Season Begins September 21

Arlington Public News at Arlington Community Media brings you the latest news and events around town. From government to education, recreation to arts and culture, personalities to profiles, APN is your source for local news .  Join the APN team for all new shows...
APN Takes to the Road this Summer. Join Us!

APN Takes to the Road this Summer. Join Us!

  Join Arlington Public News at some of Arlington’s favorite spots this summer. Our portable news set and production control room will be up and running as we record our newscast on location. Come see how TV is made, say hello, and maybe get involved. We...
August 21 Solar Eclipse – Great Views, Safely

August 21 Solar Eclipse – Great Views, Safely

In our latest episode of APN Reporter Mitch McLeod and Astronomer Bruce Ward brought you a variety of ways to view the upcoming solar eclipse. Many of the them, made right from materials you have at home. Here’s a resource list of sites where you can find...
APN Films LIVE at Reservoir Beach

APN Films LIVE at Reservoir Beach

As summer unfolds, we all feel the pull of the outdoors, and the Arlington Public News team is no different! In part to celebrate the season, and in part to get even closer to our community, APN will film its biweekly newscast at different locations around town in...
Arlington Election Results

Arlington Election Results

Unofficial results are in from Arlington’s Annual Town Election held Saturday, April 1st.  The lack of major uncontested races meant low turn-out. According to town clerk, Stephanie Lucarelli just under 9 percent of 30-thousand registered voters cast ballots...

Restorative Justice

In partnership with the Community for Restorative Justice (C4RJ), the Arlington Police Department is giving first-time misdemeanor offenders a second chance through restorative justice programs. Restorative Justice is a way to give the victim a voice and to let...