Opening Reception For Belmont Gallery of Art’s The Emotion Of Color Friday, Oct. 19

Photo: “Oceanlife” Nedret Andre THE EMOTION OF COLOR; ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM IN THE 21ST CENTURY opens Friday, Oct. 19 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with a reception for the public at the Belmont Gallery of Art, third floor of the Homer Building, 19 Moore St. in the Town Hall complex. The show runs from Oct. […]

Beech Street Center’s Annual Holiday Craft Fair Saturday, Nov. 17

Photo: Annual Craft Fair set for Nov. 17. Mark your calendars for the 2018 Beech Street Craft Fair which will be held on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Beech Street Center, 266 Beech Street. Forty-seven artisans will display and sell their crafts, including a wide variety of handcrafted jewelry, greeting […]

Marsh Street Mess: Road Reconstruction To Last Several Weeks

Photo: Marsh Street in the fall. Beginning last Friday, Oct. 12, Belmont’s General contractor, E.H. Perkins has begun road construction on Marsh Street specifically at 178 Marsh St. This work will include, saw-cutting, grading and paving the roadway. Road closures and delays are expected during construction hours between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Work is […]

Friends’ Annual Fall Book Sale At The Library This Weekend, Oct. 13-14

Photo: Lots of books on sale this weekend at the Belmont Public Library. If you love books but not looking to pay an arm and a leg, this is your weekend to stock up on fiction, non-fiction, children’s and every other sort of book as the Friends of the Belmont Public Library holds its annual Fall […]

What’s Open, Closed in Belmont on Columbus Day

Photo: A painting reportedly a portrait of Cristoforo Colombo. Columbus Day, which is celebrated annually on the second Monday of October – in 2018, it’s on Oct. 8 –remembers Christopher Columbus’ arrival to the Americas on October 12, 1492. Government offices are closed, but businesses may be open.  In Belmont, trash collection and recycling are delayed a […]

A Decade Of Helping: Belmont Serves Turns 10 This Monday; Come And Volunteer

Photo: Belmont Serves has something for everyone. The Belmont Religious Council is proud to announce the 10th annual Belmont Serves, a day of service for and by the Belmont community, will take place on Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 8. The family-friendly event is when Belmont comes out on one morning a year to make the town […]

Belmont Field Hockey Hosts Watertown In Battle Of Top Ten Undefeated Teams Thursday 6 PM

Photo: Belmont team captains, (left) Mia Kaldenbough, Morgan Chase and Jordan Lettiere (that’s one of the Smith kids in front) prepare for Thursday night’s clash with Watertown. It’s a match of the unbeaten – if not unblemished – records. A pair of Top Ten squads meeting on the field hockey pitch. It’s Belmont vs Watertown tonight, Thursday, […]

Wellington Walk: Celebrate International Walk To School Day This Wednesday

Photo: International Walk to School Day. Wednesday, Oct. 3 marks the 22nd International Walk to School Day, which has become an annual event of pedestrian fun for students, parents and staff of Wellington Elementary. For nearly a decade, the Wellington has celebrated the day with “celebrity walkers” – teachers, staff, town officials, and a few celebs […]