Stephanie Francis

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Spring 2016

Productions by this Member

Newscast: June 2, 2016

Newscast: June 2, 2016

In this edition of Arlington Public News, an increase in taxes for updated schools: voters get to decide in an upcoming special election. And a Major General helps Arlington dedicate a new monument to those fighting in the War on Terror. Plus, digging for treasure on...
Newscast: May 6, 2016

Newscast: May 6, 2016

In this edition of Arlington Public News town officials vote in favor of re-opening the Gibbs School instead of adding on to the Ottoson to make room for more middle-schoolers. Town Meeting votes to do more to protect trees on private property, and approves a new...
Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness, a form of meditation to clear the mind and slow one-self down is taking off across the nation and Arlington is no exception. Classes are offered through Arlington Community Education, The Arlington Center, and even the Council on Aging. APN spoke with...
Teen Art Banners

Teen Art Banners

Arlington Public Art recently kicked off their Teen Art Banner Initiative. Following the winner’s submissions being displayed throughout Mass Ave, we spoke with Adria Arch from the organization to get some more insight about the challenge and Arlington Public...
Newscast: April 07, 2016

Newscast: April 07, 2016

In this edition of Arlington Public News we have the results of town elections and a preview of the upcoming town meeting. Plus, a look at the tight housing market in Arlington, and changes to a busy Arlington Center intersection. Also, we find out about some rare...
World Bird Sanctuary at Stone Zoo

World Bird Sanctuary at Stone Zoo

During the first week of May, The World Bird Sanctuary comes to the Stone Zoo to preform their educational bird show. The staff are frequent lodgers in Arlington. We spoke with both organizations to find out where they’re staying and learn some more about the...
Newscast: March 24, 2016

Newscast: March 24, 2016

At Arlington Public News, we cover stories affecting Arlington, MA. In our latest newscast, we have the details on the upcoming town election, a look at a timeline for the possible property tax override and tell you about changes that could be in store for those who...
Medical Marijuana Selectman Meeting

Medical Marijuana Selectman Meeting

On Monday the Board of Selectmen voted in non opposition, allowing the Massachusetts Patient Foundation to pursue a permit from the Department of Public Health in their quest to open a medical marijuana dispensary in...