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Talk of the Town | Liz Cohen

Talk of the Town | Liz Cohen

Liz Cohen is the new Executive Director of The Children’s Room, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the care of grieving families. Liz shares with us the mission of The Children’s Room and her plans as Director to ensure it continues to reach the...
Talk of the Town | Lela Shepherd

Talk of the Town | Lela Shepherd

Meet Lela Shepherd the town’s Environmental Planner/ Conservation Agent. The position entails facilitating the range of sustainable and environmental efforts in the town, as well as assisting the Conservation Commission in administration and enforcement. Learn more...
Criminal Justice Reform – MIWG 5th Anniversary

Criminal Justice Reform – MIWG 5th Anniversary

A “Celebration of Progress Towards Justice” was hosted by the Mass Incarceration Working Group (MIWG) of the First Parish Unitarian Universalist of Arlington. The event celebrated the 5th anniversary of the MIWG and the contributions of the many individuals and...
Criminal Justice Reform – MIWG 5th Anniversary with Rahsaan Hall

Criminal Justice Reform – MIWG 5th Anniversary with Rahsaan Hall

Rahsaan Hall, the ACLU-MA’s Racial Justice Director, was the featured speaker at the “Celebration of Progress Towards Justice” event hosted by the Mass Incarceration Working Group (MIWG) of the First Parish Unitarian Universalist of Arlington on February 11, 2018....
EPOCA on Criminal Justice Reform

EPOCA on Criminal Justice Reform

Yoshada Kwaning (EPOCA Community Outreach Coordinator) and Charles A. McNeill are two active members of EPOCA- Ex-Prisoners and Prisoners Organizing for Community Advancement. We met with them to learn more about both EPOCA and their personal connection to this...
Talk of the Town | Sara Fernandes Burd

Talk of the Town | Sara Fernandes Burd

Sara Fernandes Burd has been appointed Arlington’s new Director of Guidance and Social Emotional Learning (SEL). Her role in the public school system is to make sure we measure our students’ education in terms of social and emotional progress as well as academic...
Lori Kenschaft on Criminal Justice Reform

Lori Kenschaft on Criminal Justice Reform

Lori Kenschaft is the coordinator of the Mass Incarceration Working Group (MIWG) of the First Parish UU Church in Arlington Center. MIWG seeks to build a movement to help end mass incarceration in the commonwealth of Massachusetts. A staunch advocate for racial...
Talk of the Town | David Watson on Recodification

Talk of the Town | David Watson on Recodification

This video was created in coordination with Arlington Community Media, Inc. in Arlington, MA. ACMi is dedicated to providing an electronic forum for the free exchange of information and ideas which reflect the talents, skills, interests, concerns, and diversity of the...
Talk of the Town | Christian Klein on Recodification

Talk of the Town | Christian Klein on Recodification

This video was created in coordination with Arlington Community Media, Inc. in Arlington, MA. ACMi is dedicated to providing an electronic forum for the free exchange of information and ideas which reflect the talents, skills, interests, concerns, and diversity of the...
Rahsaan Hall on Criminal Justice Reform

Rahsaan Hall on Criminal Justice Reform

This video was created in coordination with Arlington Community Media, Inc. in Arlington, MA. ACMi is dedicated to providing an electronic forum for the free exchange of information and ideas which reflect the talents, skills, interests, concerns, and diversity of the...
Talk of the Town | Domestic Violence

Talk of the Town | Domestic Violence

This video was created in coordination with Arlington Community Media, Inc. in Arlington, MA. ACMi is dedicated to providing an electronic forum for the free exchange of information and ideas which reflect the talents, skills, interests, concerns, and diversity of the...
Criminal Justice Reform New Beginnings – Stacey & Kristin

Criminal Justice Reform New Beginnings – Stacey & Kristin

Email: end-mass- incarceration@firstparish.info Receive 1-3 emails a month from the Mass Incarceration Working Group with information about action opportunities related to ending mass incarceration and creating better alternatives. Sign up for the Criminal Justice...