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Robbins Library commemorates Black History Month with the launch of a new collection, and don’t expect to mail in a ballot in for town elections. That and more on ACMi News. #ArlingtonMA

https://acmi.tv/videos/acmi-news-february-26-2021/

The town's director of Economic Development, Ali Carter, speaks about how grants several Arlington businesses qualified for from funds received by the Cares Act of early 2020 impacts the local economy. #ArlingtonMA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ljyEok0kO5Y

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Greater Good and Yes!

Greater Good and Yes!

In the latest in our series spotlighting local businesses, Senior News Producer Anim Osmani visited Capitol Square in East Arlington to meet a couple of women who didn’t let a little old pandemic get in the way of their ambitions to open their very own...
Battle Road Byway

Battle Road Byway

Arlington’s rich history is receiving new recognition. Reporter Isabel Litterst spoke with Arlington’s Director of Economic Development, Ali Carter and the President of Arlington’s Historical Society, George Parsons, about some exciting news that...
No Vote-By-Mail Option

No Vote-By-Mail Option

The state legislature provided vote-by-mail options for the November election, enabling anyone, including those with COVID-19 concerns, to vote by absentee ballot. That legislation is set to expire at the end of March. Ella Ward shares what this means for...
Pandemic Brings Increased Mental Health Struggles

Pandemic Brings Increased Mental Health Struggles

The CDC has reported a significant rise in mental health struggles during the pandemic, particularly for people of color and for younger populations. ACMi’s Inyeong Kim met with clinicians at the Arlington Youth Counseling Center to get their take from this...
Robbins Library’s New Collection: Elevating Voices of Color

Robbins Library’s New Collection: Elevating Voices of Color

Black History Month may be drawing to a close, but the Robbins Library is set to launch an archive that won’t have an expiration date. Their new collection focuses on personal stories, poems, essays, photos, memoirs and more that reflect the lived experience of...
ACMi Sports Coverage During the Pandemic

ACMi Sports Coverage During the Pandemic

Here is some good news for sports fans and everyone who supports our student athletes. Although the pandemic has curtailed attendance at games, the folks at ACMi Sports have been there to make sure those games can still be enjoyed, both live and on demand. Senior news...