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: October 11, 2019

ACMi News: October 11, 2019

A ribbon-cutting that was years in the making at Minuteman High School. We’ll take you to the celebration of what is clearly a marvel of 21st-century architecture! More fallout from the vaping crisis sweeping the nation. And Arlington high schoolers are not...
Right on Track

Right on Track

Bert Bell became an ivy league football star, college football coach and owner of not one but two NFL teams: the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Philadelphia Eagles. After all that football experience Bert Bell went on to become the second commissioner of the National...
In the Beginning… There Was Frances

In the Beginning… There Was Frances

Upton Bell hails from football royalty. His father, Bert Bell, is now forever enshrined in the pro football Hall of Fame for his exceptional contributions to the game of football. But many sports historians agree that Upton’s mother, Frances, should also be...
ACMi News: October 04, 2019

ACMi News: October 04, 2019

As Arlington aims to hire a permanent police chief in the near future, acting chief Juliann Flaherty updates the Select Board on community policing efforts currently underway. This as some residents demand more action on the controversial and divisive case of Lt....
Football’s Storied Past

Football’s Storied Past

If you spend anytime with Upton Bell you’ll soon realize you’re talking to sports history. Bell was the former Boston Patriots general manager in 1971 when the team played at Harvard Stadium, long before Gillette Stadium came to be. A stadium that played a...
ACMi News: September 27, 2019

ACMi News: September 27, 2019

Arlington is on the fast track to install a faster track. Get ready for a permanent designated bus lane on Mass Ave in the near future. We talk to town leaders on when you’ll be seeing it and its projected economic impact. The Bay State’s governor orders a...
What’s Next for the Pedrini Case?

What’s Next for the Pedrini Case?

Lively feedback in a lengthy and, at times, contentious select board meeting this month. This in wake of that public letter released last month by town manager Adam Chapdelaine as to why he chose the “restorative justice process” for Arlington police...
ACMi News: September 20, 2019

ACMi News: September 20, 2019

Some fallout in the ongoing case of Lt. Richard Pedrini. Some Arlington residents are none too pleased with how town leaders addressed the matter. We’ll have their reaction as well as reaction from town leaders. And where does this story go from here? School is...
ACMi News: August 30, 2019

ACMi News: August 30, 2019

Coming up on this special holiday edition of ACMi News: looking back at the summer of 2019. Sometimes TV is a one way medium. We wanted to hear what our viewers had to say about us and how you can take part in becoming a citizen journalist. Hundreds of musicians,...
ACMi News: August 23, 2019

ACMi News: August 23, 2019

No swimming at Hill’s Pond until further notice. A potentially toxic algae bloom is detected at the pond which can wreak havoc on your health and the health of your pets. We’ll tell you just how dangerous the side effects can be. And no playing here until...