Arlington residents brave a torrential thunderstorm to let their voices be heard over a proposed 50 room boutique hotel and restaurant on Mass Ave. At issue: parking, traffic and safety.

And what to do about the increasing coyote population in town? There’s a meeting on the schedule to answer those concerns. We’ll have a preview, but it is very likely the days of letting your dog and cat roam unsupervised are over.

Road crews get to work along many Arlington corridors. Where can you walk and drive, and what areas should you avoid? We have a full report that gives you a roadmap for the rest of the summer.

If you have a pet dog, ACMi has the perfect way for you and your four legged owner to weather the July/August heat. All you need is you, a camera, and your furry A-list star!