Mozart’s ‘Solemn Vespers’ Final Belmont Open Sings This Sunday

Photo: Belmont Open Sings (Powers Music School) The final Belmont Open Sings of the 2016-17 season will be Mozart’s Solemn Vespers, K339; it will be held on Sunday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Payson Park Church, 365 Belmont St. The night’s soloists are Janet Ross, soprano; Roselin Osser, mezzo-soprano; Cory Gross, tenor; and Ian […]

Letter to the Editor: Former Selectman Backs Dash

Photo: Adam Dash To the Editor:  I support Adam Dash for Selectman. Please join me in voting for him on April 4.  Adam has the right vision for Belmont. He supports excellence in our schools; he will continue policies to protect our neighborhoods; he will invest in the maintenance of our infrastructure. He will pursue […]

Pats are Back! NE Patriots Return for Belmont Boosters Fundraiser

Photo: They’re back! Since the New England Patriots Basketball team began playing at Belmont High School four years ago, they’ve won two Super Bowls. Why break up a good thing? The Belmont Boosters will be holding its Fourth annual New England Patriots Basketball fundraiser during which members of the Super Bowl LI champion will compete […]

Belmont High’s PAC Brings Broadway’s ‘Chicago’ To Town [VIDEO]

Photo: “Chicago” performed by the Belmont High School Performing Arts Company. Broadway comes to Belmont as the Belmont High School Performing Arts Company presents the hit musical “Chicago” this weekend at the Belmont High School auditorium. PERFORMANCES Thursday, March 23 at 7 p.m. Friday, March 24 at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 25 at 2 p.m. […]

Selectmen Candidates in Testy Exchanges at League’s Night

Photo: Adam Dash (left) and Guy Carbone at the League of Woman Voter’s Candidates Night. Over the past decade, political debates nationwide have become more course and acrimonious with sophomoric name-calling – remember last year’s “Lying Ted”? – and accusations are thrown around with little merit to any facts. On Monday, March 20, at this year’s […]

Meet Belmont Presents Talk of the Town on Tuesday, March 21

Photo: Poster of the event. The Vision 21 Implementation Committee has added to the extremely popular late summer “Meet Belmont” community get together with a new event called “Talk of the Town.” Co-sponsored by Belmont Public Schools, “Talk of the Town” will be held on Tuesday, March 21 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the […]

Letter To The Editor: Adam Dash, An Experienced Leader

Photo: Adam Dash To the editor: I am writing this letter in support of Adam Dash for Selectmen. During my time on the Belmont School Committee, I appreciated the thorough review, thoughtful questions and action-based thinking that Adam brought to the budget process, especially during joint meetings of the Board of Selectmen, Warrant and School […]

Know Before You Vote: Town Election Is April 4; Are You Ready?

Photo: Town Clerk’s Office Belmont’s Town Election is approximately two weeks away and it is now time for residents to check your voter registration, party affiliation, voting status, their precinct and polling location to save time and avoid frustration on Election Day. Where do I vote? Belmont’s voting precincts and locations: Precinct 1 – Belmont […]

Look Who’s Running: League’s Candidate’s Night Monday at 7PM

Photo: The League’s Candidate’s Night The Belmont League of Women Voters’ Education Fund hosts Candidate’s Night on Monday, March 20, beginning at 7 p.m. The event will take place at the Chenery Middle School, 95 Washington St. The annual event prior to the Town Election – taking place April 4 – allows residents and voters the […]

Belmont Dispatcher’s Heroic Act on Tragic Day In Watertown

Photo: The scene of the fire. (Courtesy Watertown News) Dave Jones should have been the good news story on a tragic St. Patrick’s Day. The long-serving Belmont Police dispatcher was off-duty as he and his wife were heading to Donohue’s in Watertown to listen to Irish music on Friday morning, March 14. As the couple […]