Walk This Way: Wellington Send-Off Marks End of Elementary Experience

Photo: Movin’-on at the Wellington. It was a special class of students for Wellington Elementary Principal Amy Spangler who she led the fourth-grade students on their final walk out the front door on the last day of school, Wednesday, June 21, also known as “Moving-On” Day. “Every year we have to say goodbye to our […]

Cardboard Recycling At Town Yard Saturday AM

Photo: Cardboard, uncut but folded. Belmont’s Department of Public Works’ cardboard recycling program was such a big hit after the winter holidays; the town decided to bring back the service for the summer.  So once again, rather than spend time cutting up and wrapping them into bundles so it can be collected during the weekly […]

Magic, Music, Market Day In Belmont

Photo: Market day It’s market day in Belmont and shoppers can expect to find strawberries, early harvest produce, and lots of baked goods on this first week of summer. Today, the market will host a performance by Belmont resident Solomon Murungu, Ryan Lally Magic will be back with his bag of tricks, and Selectman Adam […]

Payson Park Music Festival’s 27th Season Opens Wed., June 21

Photo: Poster The 27th season of the Payson Park Music Festival Committee opens Wednesday, June 21, at 6:45 p.m. with “Craig and the Hurricane” sponsored by Emello & Pagani Realty and The Spirited Gourmet. “We are thrilled to continue this tradition offering the community fun and family-friendly music on summer nights,” says Tomi Olson, Payson […]

Remembering a Son, Celebrating Fathers at Record-Setting Brendan’s Home Run

Photo: Brighton’s Rosa Moriello smashes the existing female record to win the 16th Annual Brendan’s Home Run 5K road race held Sunday, June 18. A new course record was set on the streets of Belmont as nearly 500 participants took part in the 16th Annual Brendan’s Home Run 5K road race that started and finished at Belmont’s Harris […]

Turning A New Page: Doors Open at Belmont Books In Center

Photo: Belmont Book’s Matilda Banker-Johnson with the book purchased by the editor of the Belmontonian. The long sheets of paper have been taken from the windows, the shelves are almost all filled with books and while you will need to wait a little bit longer to get a cappuccino, the Town of Homes has seen […]

Market Day in Belmont Could Include Strawberries, Chenery Musicians on Hand

Photo: Will we find strawberries on Market Day in Belmont. It’s market day in Belmont and there’s a good chance there will be strawberries for sale. If they are or not, There will be more than 90 minutes of great music by musicians from the Chenery Middle School. The Belmont Light Department will be answering questions […]

Celebrate Father’s Day On The Run At Brendan’s Home Run 5K

Photo: And they’re off! Father’s Day. It’s when the family has a relaxing Sunday with dear ol’ dad. But in Belmont, Father’s Day starts with a quick five kilometer ramble through town as the 16th Annual Brendan’s Home Run takes place on Father’s Day, June 18. The certified 5K (3.1 miles) race and walk starts and […]

Season-Ending Heartbreak: Belmont Baseball Falls in 10 to Braintree

Photo: Belmont High Baseball  Ugh! It appeared that eight-seed Belmont High Baseball would finally do what no team could in the past two years; knock out two-time defending champions Braintree High School from the Super Eight baseball tournament. Leading 4-1 entering the bottom of the ninth, Belmont took the field having just scored a pair […]