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

ACMi News: August 16, 2019

ACMi News: August 16, 2019

Lt. Richard Pedrini has been back on the police force since April. Still, there are some residents who feel justice was not served in wake of his questionable rants. They want answers and this week, the town manager clearly lays out his reasons for the disciplinary...
Pedrini Case Closed?

Pedrini Case Closed?

Town manager Adam Chapdelaine released a letter this week giving the public more details on how the town dealt with the case of Lt. Richard Pedrini. You may have heard of “restorative justice” where, among other things, victims get to meet with the...
ACMi News: August 09, 2019

ACMi News: August 09, 2019

Authorities release new video of the person they’ve been looking for since May. This, after three arsons at area Jewish centers. If you think you can help police find this male suspect, they want to hear from you. The latest on the case and reaction from one of...
Long Distance Call

Long Distance Call

It’s amazing what you’ll find when you want to get lost on a summer weekend. Such was the fate of ACMi’s Jeff Barnd as he followed the advise of Horace Greeley and went west. Western Massachusetts and New York state to be more precise. That’s...
Arlington Arson Update

Arlington Arson Update

Federal authorities have released new video this week and are offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to the identity and arrest of the arsonist they say deliberately set three fires at Jewish centers in Arlington and Needham. ACMi’s Jeff Barnd has the...
ACMi News: August 02, 2019

ACMi News: August 02, 2019

Some Arlington neighbors gather to find out more about the eastern coyote. Can humans and these canines peacefully co-exist? Dispelling the many myths about some of our most mysterious neighbors. Many libraries have reading bees and spelling bees, but what about just...
Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

There’s been a rising number of phone calls to Arlington’s police department concerning recent coyote sightings. According to police, roughly a dozen calls every day. Arlington’s animal control officer Diane Welch was joined by John Maguranis, an...
Next-Door Neighbors

Next-Door Neighbors

There’s been an uptick in phone calls to Arlington’s police department concerning recent coyote sightings right here in town. And that’s raising some concerns among residents. It’s an issue that pits wildlife preservation against human safety....
ACMi News: July 26, 2019

ACMi News: July 26, 2019

Arlington residents brave a torrential thunderstorm to let their voices be heard over a proposed 50 room boutique hotel and restaurant on Mass Ave. At issue: parking, traffic and safety. And what to do about the increasing coyote population in town? There’s a...
ACMi News: July 19, 2019

ACMi News: July 19, 2019

Another bank robbery, this time on Medford Street. Arlington police are asking for your help in tracking down the armed suspect. There’s a new man at the top of the ladder heading up the town’s fire department. He’s no stranger to Arlington. ACMi...