Belmont Yard Sales: Sept. 2-3; The Annual Shop Around The Block

Photo: Garage sales in Belmont. Here are this weekend’s yard/moving/garage sales happening in the 02478 zip code: This weekend is the annual Belmont neighborhood “Shop Around The Block” on the streets around the Chenery Middle School at Hurd Road and Oakley Road. 36 JACKSON RD 09/16 (Sat) 9:00am 5:00pm (none) 21 SPRINGFIELD ST 09/16 (Sat) 9:00am […]

Rain, Thunder To Greet Students On First Day Of School in Belmont

Photo: Off to school. In addition to the new backpack, pencils and lunch boxes, parents should add umbrellas, slickers and rain boots to the list of item students will bring to the first day of the 2017-18 school year in Belmont that commences today, Wednesday, Sept. 6.  The need for added weather protection is due […]

What’s Open, Closed in Belmont on Labor Day

Photo: The Labor Day holiday is the last great get away weekend of the summer and Belmont has all but emptied out.  Labor Day is one of ten holidays recognized by the federal government, although it doesn’t require employers to pay workers for this holiday. Businesses traditionally provide their employees with a paid holiday as part of a benefits package […]

Belmont Yard Sales: Sept. 2-3; Helping Houston on Rutledge Road

Photo: Garage sales in Belmont. Here are this weekend’s yard/moving/garage sales happening in the 02478 zip code: • At the corner of Blanchard Road at Mannix Circle (across from Fresh Pond golf course), Saturday, Sept. 2, 8:30 a.m. to noon.  • 257 Rutledge Rd., Saturday, Sept. 2, 8:30 p.m. to 10 a.m. All proceeds go to support […]

Boisterous Gathering Highlights 15th Meet Belmont

Photo: William Lovallo, chair of the Belmont High School Building Committee discuss the process of building a new/renovated high school. The 15th edition of Meet Belmont was a combination of loud and crowded as a wide swath of town residents came to the Chenery Middle School on Tuesday, Aug. 29 to discover what makes the community run.  With […]

Last Of The Summer Harvest At The Belmont Farmers Market

Photo: Belmont Farmers Market. Apples are king at the Belmont Farmers Market; two months into its harvest and the variety continues to grow, while blueberries and peaches are just about done for the year. But if you need a little bit of summer for your kitchen, tomatoes, cucumbers, and corn continues to be available.  This […]

7th Annual Green Belmont Garden Tour Sunday, Sept 10

Photo: Gardening green in Belmont. Sustainable Belmont is hosting the 7th annual Green Belmont Garden Tour on  Sunday, Sept. 10, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. come rain or shine. The free, self-guided garden tour highlights a variety of safe and healthy organic garden practices. See how: gardeners in Belmont have changed practices after last year’s drought. […]

Belmont Yard Sales: Aug. 26-27

Photo: Yard sales this weekend. Here are this weekend’s yard/moving/garage sales happening in the 02478 zip code: • 69 Elm St., Saturday, Aug. 26, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  • 26 Jeanette Ave., Sunday, Aug. 27, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  • 54 Sycamore St., Saturday, Aug. 26, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  • 126 White St., Sunday, Aug. 27, 8 a.m. to […]

Don’t Pass Up Summer’s Favorite Stop; The Local Lemonade Stand

Photo: Belmont lemonade salesperson. The days are not as long as they were just two weeks ago and the high temperatures just break 80 degrees. High school teams are practicing on Harris Field while kids are loading up on school supplies. Summer is nearly over. But in the final two weekends, before school resumes, you […]

Gas Line Replacement Begins Friday at Washington and Branchaud

Photo: Road work on Washington and Branchaud. The prep work has been done, and the work to replace a major utility line a block from the Chenery Middle School is set to begin today. National Grid is scheduled to replace the natural gas main at the intersection of Branchaud Road and Washington Street. As part of […]