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 […]

Belmont High Football Upsets Top 20 Milton In Season Opener, 31-28 [VIDEO]

Photo: Senior running back Rhaki Joseph gained 117 yards in Belmont’s upset victory against Milton. The student section stormed onto the field after the post-game handshakes were completed to begin a raucous celebration for a Friday Night victory that was both well deserved and long awaited for the Belmont High Marauders. There are those pundits who […]

Selectmen To Attend Traffic Advisory Committee’s Thursday Meeting On Crosswalk Concerns

Photo: The scene of the accident at Lexington and Sycamore streets. The Belmont Board of Selectmen will join the town’s Traffic Advisory Committee at its scheduled meeting Thursday, Sept. 13 at the Town Hall auditorium as the committee takes up pedestrian safety after the death of a resident killed walking in a crosswalk. The meeting […]

Belmont High Field Hockey Firing On All Cylinders At Wilmington In Season Opener

Photo: Belmont’s Jordan Lettiere scoring the first goal of the season in Belmont’s 8-0 win over Wilmington. Belmont High Head Coach Jess Smith was nervous before the season-opening game at Wilmington on Saturday, Sept. 7. “Are we really ready for this game?” worried Smith, remembering Belmont’s close 1-0 home victory against the Wildcats a year earlier.  While […]

You Can Say ‘I Ran The Dan’: Sign Up For Scharfman Memorial Run Sunday, Sept. 30

Photo: Poster for the sixth annual Dan Scharfman Memorial Run. The Foundation for Belmont Education, which is celebrating a quarter century of providing funds to improve educational opportunities for Belmont’s children and teachers, invites runner and all others to participate in the sixth annual Dan Scharfman Memorial Run being held on Sunday, Sept. 30. The Run […]