Sonya Dunn Wins Four Top Honors in 2015

Longtime AIM producer, FAIM member, and President and Chairman of our board of directors Sonya Dunn has recently been recognized for her numerous achievements. Only halfway through 2015, she has already been honored by four major awards bodies for her contributions to the field of media, including the American Black Film Festival, Office of Motion Picture and Television Development, Women in Film and Video, and DC Web Fest. “This year has been a very interesting year of awards for me,” said Sonya. Read our article about Sonya's recent honors and ongoing contributions to local, national, and global media-making.

Former AIM Board Member Wins Nomination for County Board

Congratulations to Christian Dorsey for winning the Democratic nomination to the Arlington County Board in Tuesday's election. Christian previously served as an AIM Board Member, and has worked alongside many other community affiliations, including Leadership Arlington and Committee of 100.

Candidate Spotlight on County Board Candidates

Candidate Spotlight is a special series featuring interviews with Arlington County Board Candidates running for the Democratic Primary on June 9th, 2015. See them on our channels Verizon 38 and Comcast 69, or watch them on YouTube. Katie Cristol, Christian Dorsey, Peter Fallon, James Lander, Andrew Schneider, and Bruce Wiljanen.

Elevation DC Features WERA in Article

Mike Janssen of Elevation DC wrote an article, "New broadcasting rules bring indie radio stations to DC", about the area's upcoming low-power FM radio stations. Highlighting WERA, Janssen talks to our Executive Director Paul LeValley about the Arlington community's response so far to the station, and some of the milestones we have to hit this year to make it all happen. WERA will be the first and only LPFM radio station in Arlington County. Would you like to get involved with the upcoming station? Send an email to