Belmont Boys’ Hoops ‘Big Three’ Bring Marauders Back To North Final With Win Over Latin Academy

Photo: Belmont’s Preston Jackson-Stephens driving to the basket. The Boston Celtics had the “Big Three” – Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Ray Allen – who took the team to the NBA championship in 2008. And during Belmont High Boys’ Basketball return to the Division 2 North Finals, its had found its own “Big Three” to […]

School Precaution: Staffer Who Self-Quarantined Back To Work, Trips Cancelled, And Disinfecting Schools

Photo: Belmont Public School Administration Building. The byword for the Belmont School District on the expanding coronavirus epidemic is caution. A female staffer who self-quarantined on Wednesday after returning from a conference in Italy over February break will return to work on Monday, March 9, according to an email from the Belmont School District. Italy […]

Belmont Boys’ Hockey Take Down Top Seed Reading, 3-2; Off To D1 North Finals Monday

Photo: Belmont’s senior goaltender Nico Carere. Belmont High School Boys’ Hockey Head Coach Fred Allard said after Saturday’s 1-0 overtime quarterfinal victory over St. Mary’s of Lynn, that his team was eager to get back to the Division 1 North semifinals at the Tsongas Arena in Lowell. “We have some unfinished business and we’re looking […]

High School Community Mourns Death Of Long Time Chorus Leader Sean Landers

Photo: Sean Landers Long-time Belmont schools chorus teacher Sean Landers has died, according to an email from Isaac Taylor, Belmont High principal. “Our school community was saddened to learn of the death of chorus teacher Sean Landers. Sean was a teacher in the district for twelve years, teaching at the middle and high schools. Our […]

Belmont Boys’ Hoops Take On Latin Academy in Semis Wednesday At Wakefield

Photo: Belmont’s Preston Jackson-Stephens taking the shot vs. Billerica The easy part is over. After a pair of comprehensive playoff victories in the comforting confines of Wenner Field House, the Belmont High Boys’ Basketball squad will board the bus and head off to neutral site Wakefield High School to meet up with a challenger which […]

Warren Finds Love In Belmont, Winning Dem Presidential Primary

Photo: credit Lorie Shaull (Creative Commons) It was a rough Super Tuesday for Elizabeth Warren, as the Massachusetts senator saw her chances to become the Democratic standard bearer for President of the United States take a serious blow as she finished back in the pack in each of the 14 states up for grabs including […]

O’Donovan, Gray Spark Belmont Girls’ Hockey To State QF With Shutout Over Waltham

Photo: Emma O’Donovan scoring her first goal vs Waltham. It’s been the script Belmont High School Girls’ Hockey has been using the entire 2019-2020 season: Junior Emma O’Donovan scores, First Year Bridget Gray saves. And Belmont didn’t deviate from its successful formula as O’Donovan’s brace was all the Marauders needed as Gray came up with […]

Health Dept: Risk Low For Coronavirus In Belmont; No Cases In Town

Photo: Wesley Chinn, director of Belmont Health Department, speaking before the Select Board. Despite the first cases of Massachusetts residents contracting the novel coronavirus in the past two days, the chance of Belmont residents coming down with the remains quite low according to the town’s health officials. “[W]e are pleased to report that as of […]

Belmont Votes Today: Presidential Primary 2020; Polls Open at 7 AM, Schools Closed

Photo: Get to the polls, today. Belmont votes today, Tuesday, March 3 in the 2020 Massachusetts Presidential Primary. POLLS ARE OPEN FROM 7 A.M. TO 8 P.M. BELMONT PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED. Voters are encouraged to check their voter registration status and voting precinct before they go to vote by visiting the Town Clerk’s web page. […]

Chenery Greets New Interim Principal As Kate Conway Accepts Position

Photo: Chenery Middle School. Long-time educator and administrator Kate Conway has been named the interim principal of Chenery Middle School, according to the Belmont School District. Conway will start on March 19 and remain in the role until the end of the school year. Current Chenery Principal Mike McAllister and Conway “will work together on March […]