Cushing Square Fall Festival Slated for Sept. 23

Photo: Moonshine Hollar at last year’s festival. Mark Saturday, Sept. 23 on your calendar when you can head over to the corner of Common Street, and Trapelo road as the Cushing Square Merchants Association holds its third Cushing Square Fall Festival. “I think this will be really great for Cushing Square. I think it needs […]

Payson Park Will Host ‘Battle of the Bands’ Wednesday, Aug 9

Photo: Payson Park Music Festival’s 4th annual Battle of the Bands. The Payson Park Music Festival will host the 4th annual Battle of the Bands concert featuring local youth rock bands. The show will be held Aug. 9 at 6:45 p.m. at Payson Park at the corner of Elm and Payson. The Belmont Savings Bank once […]

Belmont Purple Heart Recipients To Be Honored Monday

Photo: This year’s poster. Belmont will observe its wounded veterans at the 2017 National Purple Heart Day Observance and Recognition Ceremony on Monday, Aug. 7, according to the town’s Veteran Service Officer, Bob Upton. The ceremony will take place on the front steps of the Belmont Public Library, 336 Concord Ave.,  at 10 a.m. with […]

Belmont Yard Sales: Aug. 5-6

Photo: Yard sales in Belmont. Here are this weekend’s yard/moving/garage sales happening in the 02478 zip code: • 1 Chester Rd., Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 5 and Aug. 6, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  • Lexington Street (at Riply Road), Saturday, Aug. 5, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  • 4 Worcester St., Sunday, Aug. 6, 9 a.m. to noon.

Belmont Yard Sales: July 29-30

Photo: Yard sales in Belmont. Here are this weekend’s yard/moving/garage sales happening in the 02478 zip code: • 64 Becket Rd., Saturday, July 29, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. • 76 Dean St., Saturday, July 29, 9 a.m. to noon. • 8 Francis St., Saturday, July 29, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  • 9-11 Lawndale St., Saturday and Sunday, July 29 and July […]

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 […]