Topic: Community

What’s Happening Around Town

There are plenty of activities and events to keep kids of all ages happy during vacation week. The Historical Society’s Winter Wednesdays series continues and EcoFest is on its...

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Community Forum on AHS Rebuild Sparks Innovative Ideas

More than a hundred residents attended the first interactive community forum on the Arlington High School build project. Attendees got an update on the process. Then it was time for residents to offer their input. There are three more community forums coming up. Wednesday, February 7th from 7 – 9:00pm the forum will focus on the educational vision of AHS. Then on Monday, March 5th from 7 – 9:00pm take a tour of the existing high school. And Tuesday, April 3rd from 6 – 7:30pm the focus will be on the vision for a new or renovated...

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Flu Hits Arlington: See Just How Hard and What to Do

The flu is widespread across the nation with cases quickly rising here in Massachusetts and Public health officials say Arlington is not immune. The towns public health director tells Arlington Public News there are 37 confirmed cases of the flu in Arlington, with actual instances suspected to be even higher. Arlington public schools are also reporting an increase in students with flu symptoms. APS Nurse Director, Susan Franchi, says she’s urging parents to keep their children home even if they have just a slight temperature, anything at 99.5 degrees or above. The schools and town are working together to keep...

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