Brackett Elementary School 66 Eastern Ave, Arlington, MA02476 Named for John Q. A. Brackett, former governor of Massachusetts who resided in Arlington throughout his tenure as…More governor, the first Brackett School was built in 1931.The school, in the heart of Arlington Heights, encourages its students to deeply engage with the community and sponsors art shows, encourages parent participation and collaborations. Set on top of a hill overlooking Boston, the school features a playground both on the grounds and one across the street as well.
Riviera Beauty Salon 82 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA02474 Owner Daniel Viera will never forget the week his salon opened in 1978. The blizzard forced the governor to close all…More business for two weeks. When the snow was cleared, however, the business went on, and Viera has continued cutting hair in his east Arlington location for over 30 years.