Jeff Barnd, News Director

About the Staff Member:

For more than 25-years, Jeff Barnd was a local Television News Anchor / Reporter in Boston, Baltimore, Philadelphia and most recently, a National Correspondent in Washington D.C. He has covered stories all over the world; from the clear-cutting of the Amazon Rain Forest and the '92 Earth Summit in Rio, to the 2ndGulf War in Iraq, the Islamic culture in Kuwait City & Bahrain, law-enforcement and policing in Singapore and the elevation of Baltimore's Archbishop to the College of Cardinals in Rome under Pope John Paul II. Barnd is a 13-time Emmy Award recipient, winning in Boston for Anchoring, News Writing and Hosting Public Affairs programs. He also garnered an Emmy in Maryland for “Commentary” in the nationally televised program, “American Crossroads.” He's also a children's book author; penning his first release, “Lindbergh's Ghosts” in 2015, and his newly published work, “Little Pluto's Big Day,” just released this month.

Productions by this Member

Enough is Enough

Enough is Enough

The town of Arlington is opening up a dialogue with its residents regarding race, racial equity, and systemic inequality. This, of course, come in wake of the unjustifiable death of George Floyd on May 25th in Minneapolis. That was a the hands of a police officer who...
Ottoson’s Grad Caravan!

Ottoson’s Grad Caravan!

You’ll recall, Arlington’s Class of 2020 had a virtual graduation ceremony followed by a fantastic caravan that rolled through town akin to a ticker tape parade. Not to be outdone, Ottoson Middle School’s 8th grade graduates staged their own caravan...
Bubblefest 2020

Bubblefest 2020

COVID-19 was put the damper on so many events in Arlington this year, including Porchfest 2020. So the Arlington Center for the Arts announced Bubblefest. The event was held earlier this month and was a chance to virtually showcase the talents of many of...
Changes at Appleton

Changes at Appleton

Motorists in Arlington will be seeing some changes if they are heading west along Mass Ave. in the early evening hours. This, after a bicyclist was killed nearly two months ago at that...
ACMi News: June 26, 2020

ACMi News: June 26, 2020

Town leaders hold the first of four community discussions, joining the nationwide debate on racial inequality and policing. This just three days after a passionate rally at town hall. Several speakers spoke to what they call systemic racism in their everyday lives. We...
Nationwide Accolades for the Steve Katsos Show

Nationwide Accolades for the Steve Katsos Show

The Steve Katsos Show has run on ACMi for the past 10 years and also aired internationally. Recently, the show won a prestigious nationwide accolade, the Hometown Media Award for excellence in programming. We spoke with Steve and his crew about their fantastic work at...
The NAACP Weighs in After the Death of George Floyd

The NAACP Weighs in After the Death of George Floyd

We spoke with Zane Crute, the president of the Mystic Valley area branch of the NAACP, and got his reaction to what has been happening in this area and the nation and what we can learn from this very painful period in our...
Arlington’s Black Lives Matter Proclamation

Arlington’s Black Lives Matter Proclamation

July 13th will officially be known as Black Lives Matter Day in Arlington. This, as the select board unanimously approves the Black Lives Matter proclamation during its meeting on Monday, June...