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Food Link’s New Digs

Food Link’s New Digs

Since it’s founding six years ago, the non-profit food rescue group Food link has grown tremendously. So much so, in fact, it purchased a new location at 108 Summer Street, near Arlington center. Food Link collects roughly one-half million pounds of donated...
ACMi Sports Update: December 07, 2018

ACMi Sports Update: December 07, 2018

The winter season is almost upon us, which means our Spy Ponders are hard at work getting ready for their first games. ACMi sports broadcaster Scott Zwick spent some time with the girl’s varsity basketball team to find out how they’re getting ready for the...
Watch Out for the Other Guy

Watch Out for the Other Guy

City sidewalks, busy sidewalks, dressed in holiday style. Arlington is now in the midst of the yuletide season. That means pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorists all sharing the streets. Arlington does have laws in place to help everyone get to their destination...
Snap Shot: Columns Stay & Pot Arrives

Snap Shot: Columns Stay & Pot Arrives

The columns that have been debated in the design of the new high school will be staying front and center. The Arlington High School Building Committee deciding to go with Option A, keeping a traditional look and feel to the high school while building a brand new...
When “The Big One” Hits

When “The Big One” Hits

To quote Andy Williams: “It is the happiest season of all…” If you’re prepared. Arlington’s hardware store at 1298 Mass Ave has been around since the early 1920’s, since Warren G. Harding was president! Clearly, Arlingtonians had to...
ACMi Sports Update: November 30, 2018

ACMi Sports Update: November 30, 2018

We have all the Spy Ponder action from the frigid Thanksgiving day games as a holiday sports tradition comes to a close. And track and field star Ryan Oosting is on fire! Here’s your sports update from Studio...
AHS Facade Design Forum

AHS Facade Design Forum

Arlingtonians are getting a closer look at the proposal to replace the deteriorating high school and many like what they see. The High School Building Committee held its forum on November 27. Despite a date change due to Kevin Greely’s wake, over two hundred...
The Best Way to Get Rid of Rats

The Best Way to Get Rid of Rats

For centuries, humankind has struggled with ways to deal with excess rat populations. These pests can carry potentially lethal diseases and parasites. But, just how to “take-out” these rodents was the topic of conversation at Arlington’s police...
Remembering Kevin Greeley

Remembering Kevin Greeley

  The town of Arlington is mourning the loss of one of its favorite sons. Long-time Arlington select board member Kevin Greeley passed away November 24th. He had been on the board for nearly 30 years and was serving his 10th term having been re-elected two years ago....