Belmont Resident In Running To Co-Own Big League Ball Club

Photo: The hapless Miami Marlins. What does a former-Presidential candidate, New York Yankee’s greatest shortstop, Donald Trump’s son-in-law, a Yale-educated baseball-obsessed New York city art dealer, Pitbull (not the dog), a basketball GOAT (not the animal), HOF pitchers and Belmont’s own Tagg Romney have in common? Not much? Au contraire! They are all in a battle […]

Brownsberger To Co-Host Airplane Noise Discussion Tuesday in H2Otown

Photo: Aircraft taking off from Logan International Airport. Belmont State Sen. Will Brownsberger will join State Rep. Jon Hecht, and Watertown elected officials in a community meeting to discuss the ongoing issue of noise from aircraft leaving Boston’s Logan International Airport that fly over Belmont and surrounding municipalities.  The meeting will be held on Tuesday, […]

Belmont Yard Sales: July 22-23

Photo: Help out a young couple with their wedding! Here are this weekend’s yard/moving/garage sales happening in the 02478 zip code: • 64 Betts Rd., Saturday, July 22, 9 a.m. to noon  • 5 Bow Rd., Saturday, July 22, 9 a.m. to noon (Estate sale)  • 256 Brighton St., Saturday, July 22, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.  • 300 Common St., Saturday, […]

Letter to the Editor: Farmers Market Could Use Your Help

Photo: The Farmers Market   The Belmont Farmers’ Market and its parent organization, the Belmont Food Collaborative (BFC), have a food assistance program to help people in need. A big part of that is matching SNAP benefits at the Market (formerly called food stamps).Each week, we match up to $25 of the amount that a SNAP shopper […]

Market Day: Early Harvests Coming In; Donations Needed To Help Assistance Program

Photo: From the fresh greens of June to the colorful produce of July, the harvests are rushing into each other on Market Day in Belmont today. Come to the Belmont Farmers Market to enjoy the early summer bounty. Strawberries and raspberries are coming in as are eggplant, broccoli and peppers. The market – open from […]

Winter Street Closed for Road Work Thursday, Friday

Photo: Stay away from this stretch of road. Starting Thursday, July 6 and continuing on Friday, July 7, Hudson-based General Contractor, E.H. Perkins will begin milling work on Winter Street between Robin Wood Road and the Lexington town line.  Road closures and delays are expected during construction hours between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. For […]

4th of July Celebrations/Fireworks Close To Belmont (But Arlington’s Not One)

Photo: Over the Charles River. While Belmont does not hold a community 4th of July celebration, many neighboring and close-by cities and towns do. Here are just a few events and fireworks in adjacent communities and in Boston.  • Lexington: The annual Lexington Lions Fourth of July Carnival takes place at Hastings Park (continue on Massachusetts Avenue past Lexington […]

Dancing With The Stars: Belmont High’s ‘Chicago’ Bring Homes Musical Gold

Photo: The “Chicago” cast in one final pose. They can tango, do the bunny hop, the shimmy shake, razzle dazzle, and, when need be, perform a reverse standing somersault. And for all that jazz, the dancers in the Belmont High School Performing Arts Company’s Spring musical production of “Chicago” walked away with serious bling at the […]