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

What Does the COVID-19 Test Look Like?

What Does the COVID-19 Test Look Like?

ACMi News took a tour of Arlington’s AFC Urgent Care facility in the Heights to see exactly how health care workers test patients for the coronavirus. You’ll see the test from start to finish. And you will only see it here on ACMi. Our thanks to Moushmi...
Coronavirus Update Report – March 27, 2020

Coronavirus Update Report – March 27, 2020

ACMi News visited several business owners and operators to get their take on this crisis and how they’re faring through the coronavirus spread. They said we’re all going to get though this, but like the rest of us, wonder at what...
ACMi News: March 27, 2020

ACMi News: March 27, 2020

Governor Charlie Baker is requesting a major disaster declaration from the Trump White House. A move that would unlock federal funding as Arlington and the rest of the state try to flatten the curve and stem the spread of the coronavirus. This, as area unemployment...
ACMi News: March 20, 2020

ACMi News: March 20, 2020

Arlington is faced with a crisis that calls for a town-wide response, but the best help for the towns overall health and economy hinges on a strong and swift public health response to the coronavirus outbreak. As the crisis has all but hemorrhaged many small...
Coronavirus in Arlington – 3/18/20

Coronavirus in Arlington – 3/18/20

ACMi’s News Director Jeff Barnd reports on the changes Arlington has undergone in such a short period of time as the town braces for the coronavirus. What has been cancelled? What’s open? What’s closed? All this and more as Arlington residents and...
Interview with Cpt. Richard Flynn, APD – 3/16/20

Interview with Cpt. Richard Flynn, APD – 3/16/20

ACMi News Director Jeff Barnd talked to Arlington Police Department spokesman Captain Ricard Flynn on March 16, about how police are handling the coronavirus situation in town. Some understandably concerned residents have already contacted police. And Flynn tells ACMi...
ACMi News: March 13, 2020

ACMi News: March 13, 2020

Town leaders say they’re doing everything possible to minimize the ongoing coronavirus situation. What are state and town health officials currently doing to curb what the World Health Organization has now called a pandemic? We will have all of the...
Arlington’s Pillar of History

Arlington’s Pillar of History

At the intersection of Mass Ave and Broadway stands a majestic monument dedicated to those Arlingtonians who fought in America’s Civil War. It’s easily visible from either road, or from the shops that surround it and from the thousands of people who pass...