Meet Belmont Finds A New Home At Day School’s Gym

Photo: Meet Belmont is happening at the Belmont Day School. One of the many unintended consequences of the construction of the new Belmont Middle and High School is the loss of the school’s cafeteria for out of school activities. And one of the casualties was Meet Belmont, the end-of-summer communal get together for new residents […]

Celebrate National Farmers Market Week In Belmont Thursday

Photo: A special week at the Farmers Market. It’s National Farmers’ Market Week, August 4-10. Farmers’ markets stimulate local economies, increase access to fresh, healthy food, and promote sustainable farming practices. They reconnect residents to the bounty of their region, sharing knowledge about seasonality and the variety of local goods.  Stop by to celebrate and […]

Opening Reception For Jones’ Solo Show Thursday At Belmont Library

Photo: “Commuting” (detail) by S B Jones. Nope, Mussorgsky isn’t on the bill this Thursday, Aug. 8 at the Belmont Public Library. The Belmont Gallery of Art at the Belmont Library is holding an opening reception for artist Susan Jones’ Solo Show: Pictures at an Exhibition. The reception will take place between 2 p.m. to […]

Changes Coming to Online Payments for Belmont Light Customers

Photo: Belmont Light will soon turn to a new online payment processor. Starting Monday, Sept. 9, Belmont Light will be switching its online payment processor from InvoiceCloud to NISC’s SmartHub.  SmartHub can be accessed by following the link on the front page of www.BelmontLight.com or by visiting BelmontLight.SmartHub.coop  To start, customers will need only their account number […]

FBE’s Inaugural Apple Run Set For Sunday,​ October 6

Photo: Let’s run for education. The Foundation for Belmont Education is excited to announce the FBE Apple Run! For six years, Belmont residents have honored the late resident and School Committee member Dan Scharfman by participating in a special fall event, the Dan Scharfman Memorial Run. However, as the seventh year of the run approaches, […]

Belmont Police Relocates to Temporary HQ at 40 Woodland

Photo: Getting to the temporary location of the Belmont Police HQ. (Belmont Police) The Belmont Police Department relocated to its stopgap headquarters at 40 Woodland St. on Sunday, Aug. 4. The temporary station is located at the bottom of Woodland Street just past the Belmont Water Department building. The entrance to Woodland Street is approximately […]

Opinion: Let’s Keep Soccer Fun For All In Belmont

Photo: Belmont High School Girls’ Soccer. By: Adriaan Lanni As a Belmont soccer mom and former college player, I am incredibly proud of the U.S. World Cup team, which stands up for equality off the field and plays the game beautifully on it. But the inspiration of the Women’s World Cup obscures a troubling trend in […]

Planning Board Seeking Two New Members To Join ‘Congenial’ Group

Photo: The Planning Board’s acting Chair Stephen Pinkerton. With two empty seats on the group, the Belmont Planning Board is looking to close the gap before the start of a busy fall season, said acting Planning Board Chair Stephen Pinkerton. “We are reaching out to residents who want to volunteer to serve with a group […]