Belmont Under Winter Weather Advisory; 3″ to 6″ of Snow Expected

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Photo: Snow’s a-coming. Well, at least it was a nice morning. The National Weather Service in Taunton issued a winter weather advisory in effect from noon today, Tuesday, Jan. 31 to 4 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 1 as the service is predicting up to half a foot of snow blanketing Belmont and most of the state […]

Town Election 2017: Dash Off And Running After Launch Party

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Photo: Adam Dash in focus. If you’re going to have a campaign event for more than a dozen people in Belmont, it’s going to be in one of two places: the basement of the VFW Hall on Trapelo Road (where the bar is located) or Patou Thai in Belmont Center. You will soon discover that while […]

Sports: Girls’ Hoops Dismiss Wakefield With ‘Perfect’ First; Enters Top 25 [VIDEO]

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Photo: Belmont’s defense held Wakefield to a single basket in the first quarter. For the final three-quarters, the 10-1 Wakefield Warriors played host Belmont just about even, scoring 33 points to the Marauders 32. There was just one problem for Wakefield: a first quarter of perfection by the Marauders. In the game’s initial eight minutes, […]

Waverley Square Service Station Robbed at Gun Point Sunday PM

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Photo: The location of the robbery in Waverley Square in Belmont. A person with a gun robbed Waverley Square Service Sunday evening, Jan. 29, according to the Belmont Police Department The Gulf-branded service station at the corner of Lexington Street and Thayer in the heart of Waverley Square was robbed at 7:35 p.m. The police has […]

Sports: Record Breaking Seniors Night As Boys’ Swimming Takes Winning Record to Leagues

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Photo: Belmont’s record-breaking relay team; Owen Luo, Sam Thompson, Will Findlay and Rickey Ye. It was a special Seniors Night at the Higginbottom Pool on Wednesday, Jan 25. The Belmont High Boys’ Swim squad praised their graduating teammates for their dedication and leadership with words, balloons and a few tears. But it wasn’t simply the heartfelt feelings that […]

Town Election 2017: Bowen Seeking A School Seat? Sami Will Say Soon His Future

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Photo: Will he or won’t he. Only Sami knows. Catherine “Kate” Bowen, the chair of Sustainable Belmont, has taken out nomination papers for a possible race for the Belmont School Committee. Incumbents Tom Caputo (who has qualified to be on the ballot) and Elyse Shuster (who has also taken out nomination papers) currently occupy the […]

20 Year Old ID’d as Victim Of Deadly Trapelo Road Fire

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Photo: House destroyed by fire on Monday. A 20-year-old man has been identified as the person killed in an early morning fire on Trapelo Road Monday, Jan. 23. The Middlesex District Attorney’s office said Kevin Rossell was the person found by firefighters on the third floor of the two-family house at 606-608 Trapelo Rd. after […]

Cushing Village Demolition Begins Next Week; Residents Concern on Process

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Photo: Bill Lovett, senior development manager at Toll’s Apartment Living, speaking to residents. The demolition of structures on the proposed Cushing Village site will begin next week, according to a Toll Brothers representative speaking at a public meeting held at the Beech Street Center on Tuesday, Jan. 24. “The big equipment will be mobilizing this […]

Chenery Talent Show Set for Thursday at 7PM

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Photo: The poster for the show. The 5th annual Chenery Middle School Talent Show will take place Thursday, Jan. 25 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the school’s auditorium. The talent show is a wonderful opportunity for CMS students and staff to share their many talents and be a part of a community-building event. […]