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: December 13, 2019

ACMi News: December 13, 2019

Hundreds of people converge on the state house demanding action from their lawmakers to finally do something about climate change. Arlington’s climate change activists, young and old alike, sounding the alarm about humanity’s current relationship with our...
Snow on and Snow Forth!

Snow on and Snow Forth!

‘Twas just days before Christmas and all through the town ACMi had its tree lighting for which it’s renown! Okay the rhyming doesn’t measure up to the expertise of Mel Tormé but our annual holiday tree lighting and storytelling was another great...
ACMi News: December 06, 2019

ACMi News: December 06, 2019

November felt like a breeze. But December? For a while it didn’t show signs of stopping! A two and a half day winter blast swept through Arlington this week. We’ll tell you how residents dealt with the shoveling, plowing, driving and, yes, getting a school...
Deep & Crisp & Even

Deep & Crisp & Even

On average one foot of snow blanketed Arlington over a two day period earlier this week. And as ACMi’s News Director Jeff Barnd found out, whether you enjoyed it or not depended on what side of the snow bank you were...
ACMi News: November 29, 2019

ACMi News: November 29, 2019

Sure, there’s the turkey, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie, but you can’t deny football is a huge part of this cornucopia of holiday bliss. Tonight a celebration of 100 years of the NFL! We’ll talk to Upton Bell, the former New England Patriots...
A Legendary 90th in Arlington!

A Legendary 90th in Arlington!

There’s Hollywood, New York City, Las Vegas and, yes, Arlington! This town can hold its own when it comes to entertainment worthy of the red carpet. And one man who has walked it so many times was in town for a one-man show at the Regent Theatre November 16th...
ACMi News: November 22, 2019

ACMi News: November 22, 2019

An armed robbery in Arlington. This time the target is a mass ave convenience store. Police say they’re working the case but if you saw anything suspicious, Arlington’s P.D. can use your help. Town leaders join the state in celebrating a newly restored...
ACMi News: November 15, 2019

ACMi News: November 15, 2019

A major drug bust in town. This, after police made a search of a man’s Arlington apartment. We’ll tell you what police say they found. An Arlington non-profit battling food insecurity talks to ACMi News. Many of us think about helping out such a group,...
ACMi News: November 08, 2019

ACMi News: November 08, 2019

Arlington honors veterans who served in the U.S. military since the days of our American Revolution. The town will host its annual Veterans Day ceremonies this week. ACMi News will also take you behind the scenes of an effort to honor one veteran who died in Vietnam...
Foxboro Follies

Foxboro Follies

The New England Patriots so far are having a banner year! The Belechick/Brady years have spawned a football dynasty the likes of which we may never again see in our lifetime. But the Patriots had what some could call a near “false start.” They may be six...