New Clay Pit Path Set To Open Mid-November; Vets Memorial A Bit Later

Photo: Work has already begun on the new path around Clay Pit Pond. It’s been more than two years after Town Meeting gave its OK, but finally, a premier Belmont recreation spot will soon have a new surface that the public will be able to use by Thanksgiving. In fact, work on the Clay Pit […]

Sports Quick Hits: Volleyball On A Streak; Girls’ Soccer Rebounds; Boys’ Soccer’s First Fall

Photo: Jane Mahon doing what she does best; control the net. A brief snapshot of the latest in Belmont High sports. Volleyball on Record Streak; Mahon Sets Second Career Mark Belmont High Volleyball is on a record streak at the start to the 2018 season. The Marauders’ 3-0 win over Lexington (25-21, 25-18, 25-22) on Monday, […]

Students Effort Has Belmont Food Pantry On The Move; Next Stop, Town Hall

Photo: The Town Hall entry to what will become the home of the Belmont Food Pantry.  After journeying from site and site over the years, the Belmont Food Pantry will be moving to Belmont Center as the quarter-century non-profit has found a new, and hopefully permanent home in Belmont’s Town Hall. The pantry, which began […]

Letter To The Editor: Planning Board’s Meeting Date Is Quite Shocking

Photo: Yom Kippur begins at sunset on Tuesday. Dear Planning Board, As you probably know by now, the League of Women Voters of Belmont has been studying Marijuana in Belmont since September 2017. We, as a committee, try to stay involved and aware in all aspects of planning for Marijuana in Belmont. We happened to […]

HS Building Committee, Media Center Release Video Promoting Need For New School [VIDEO]

Photo: The beginning of the mini-documentary on Belmont High School today.  The Belmont High School Building Committee and the Belmont Media Center has joined forces to give residents and voters a real world view for why Belmont needs a new high school.  The ten minute mini-documentary created with the Media Center, which provided financing and […]

Perfect Start Has Belmont Volleyball In Lead In Middlesex League

Photo: Belmont Junior Libero Sophia Estok readies a serve vs. Woburn. Four wins in as many matches to start the season has Belmont High Volleyball perched atop of the Middlesex League, reaching that height after defeating an always tough Woburn High squad last Friday, Sept. 14, at the Wenner Field House.  It was a match […]

Town, League Seek To Clear The Haze Over Pending Marijuana Bylaw Vote

Photo: If Jeffrey “The Dude” Lebowski is baffled by the marijuana ballot next week, so are a lot of Belmontians. Ok, let’s go over this once more. Belmont is voting on marijuana again despite the state legalizing pot sales to adults statewide in 2016, just this time if you vote “yes” there’ll be less pot […]

With Top Teams On The Horizon, Belmont Field Hockey Rolls At Home

Photo: White after Labor Day? For Belmont High Field Hockey, it’s très chic! It’s said you shouldn’t wear white after Labor Day. There is one exception; when the Belmont High School Field Hockey team introduced its new all-white home kit during its first two home games in the 2018 season. The sleek unis with Parisian blue lettering and […]

Yard Sales In Belmont; Sept. 15-16 Featuring Worcester Street Block Yard Sale

Photo: Yard sales in Belmont. Yard sales in the Town of Homes on the final weekend of summer. 51 GRANT AVE Saturday, Sept. 15 9 a.m. 3 p.m. 23-25 Worcester St. Saturday, Sept. 15 10 a.m. 1 p.m. Worcester Street Block Yard Sale 54 Worcester St. Saturday, Sept. 15 9 a.m. 2 p.m. Worcester Street […]