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Police Investigate Possible Armed Robbery In Arlington
Arlington police are currently investigating a possible armed robbery. Initial reports indicate the robbery took place at Ripples Hair Salon at 309 Broadway at approximately 2:30 pm Saturday.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Banker & Tradesman
Cambridge Savings Bank Opens Annual Peirce Elementary School Bank
Cambridge Savings Bank recently celebrated the annual opening of the Peirce Pride Savings Bank at Peirce Elementary School in Arlington.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Dorchester Man Charged with Sexual Assault After Allegedly Picking Up Ottoson Student
A 35-year-old Dorchester man allegedly picked up a 15-year-old female student from Ottoson Middle School during the day Wednesday and drove her to a location away from school grounds.
Sunnyside Avenue Man Arrested on Two Warrants, Drug Charge on Alewife Greenway
Thomas N. Fisher, 30, of Sunnyside Avenue, Arlington, was arrested at about 7:25 p.m. Wednesday on the Alewife Greenway on two warrants.
When Does School Close for Christmas/Winter Vacation in Arlington?
With Christmas on a Wednesday, the last day of school for Arlington students is Friday, Dec. 20. They'll then return to school on Thursday, Jan. 2. Do you think students should be in school on Monday, Dec. 23? Or does it make sense to give them the whole week off?
Wed Dec 04, 2013
New Owner for Henry Bear's Park
In the latest proof that a new generation is interested in preserving independent bookstores and local communities, Kas Sharma has purchased Henry Bear's Park, headquartered in Arlington, Mass., which operates three toy and bookstores in Arlington, Brookline, and Cambridge.
Arlington TV Host, Businesses Featured on 'Chronicle'
Arlington native Steve Katsos, of cable access' The Steve Katsos Show , and East Arlington businesses Salvage LTD and Something Sweet Without Wheat were highlighted by the newsmagazine show.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Arlington Man Charged with Attempted Murder on Thanksgiving
A 39-year-old Arlington man was charged with attempted murder on Thanksgiving after allegedly choking and assaulting a woman during an argument three days prior.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The 2013 Rock n Soul Holiday Concert
This is the fifth year for the Rock n Soul Holiday Show at the Regent Theatre in Arlington, Massachusetts sponsored by Music Drives Us.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
2-Alarm Fire at Everett Street Home Tuesday
A two-alarm fire started in an Everett Street basement at about 5:45 p.m. Tuesday and traveled up a wall near the center of the house to the third floor, according to police.
Remembering Joachim Gaehde, professor emeritus of fine arts
Joachim Gaehde, professor emeritus of fine arts, passed away Nov. 24, of pneumonia.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Ellen DeGeneres Calls Unsuspecting Arlington Woman Live on Air
Ellen called the unsuspecting D'Onofrio after seeing one of her Facebook posts that said: "I just answered an unknown number because I actually thought it might be Ellen DeGeneres.
Medford Man Charged with Assault and Battery on Person Over 60
A 40-year-old Medford man was arrested Saturday night in Arlington and charged with assault and battery on a person over 60. Gregory J. Fougere, of Woburn Street, Medford, allegedly head-butted a man in a Mystic Street residence who was trying to take a wine bottle out of his hands.
Slain Arlington mother, twins remembered
Gathered on an elementary school yard on a misty night, friends, family, and neighbors on Tuesday paid tribute to Mei Kum Jones and her two sons, Cameron and Colt, on what would have been the boys' first birthday.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
National Public Radio
We Plant The Seed, You Pick The Tree
On-air challenge: Every answer is the name of a tree. Identify the tree name from its anagram.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Woman References Newland Road Deaths in Road-Rage Incident with MBTA Bus Driver
A woman allegedly went off on an MBTA bus driver Thursday morning after her BMW and the bus collided at the Broadway Plaza stop in Arlington Center.
Augusta Murder Suspect Waives Bail Hearing
He's charged in the stabbing death of 24 year-old Jillian Jones. Prior to his arrest, he was taken to the hospital with self-inflicted stab wounds.
Arlington Town Manager Releases Statement on Monday's Tragedy
Continuing coverage of Monday's deaths on Newland Road >> ---------- This past Monday, Arlington experienced a tragedy that has had wide ranging impacts throughout the Town.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Couple in midst of divorce and their twin baby boys found dead inside home
The police have not yet identified the deaths of the 4 Jones family members as a murder-suicide, but are not looking for any suspects outside of the home.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Unseen peril in Arlington
The mother, killed along with her infant sons a few days ago, lived in a town that knows what it is doing when it comes to preventing domestic violence, and takes pains to track those in harm's way.