Forum Presents the Yes and No of Minuteman Financing Vote

Photo: Martin Plass (left) after the forum on the Minuteman finance vote.  Martin Plass was raised in Aachen, Germany, a country where technical schools – the Berufsschule – are held in the same esteem as the other secondary education placements in the country. “[In Germany], vocational training is seen as a great career path where you are taken […]

Selectmen Discuss Dates for Minuteman Vote And A Possible Escape

Photo: The possibility of an election and a Special Town Meeting. With a vote in 16 communities to decide the future of the Minuteman Tech Regional High School less than two months away, the Belmont Board of Selectmen unveiled the tentative dates the town will discuss, vote and possibly severe its ties with the vocational school […]

Belmont Votes Today: Presidential Primary 2016; Polls Open at 7 AM

Photo: Belmont votes today, Tuesday, March 1 in the 2016 Massachusetts Presidential Primary. POLLS ARE OPEN FROM 7 A.M. TO 8 P.M. Voters are encouraged to check their voter registration status and voting precinct before they go to vote by visiting the Town Clerk’s web page. Voters who have not returned a census in 2015 or […]

Belmont Votes: Where, Who, When, What in the State General Election

Today, Tuesday, Nov. 4, Belmont voters have the opportunity to cast ballots in Massachusetts General Election for state-wide candidates, federal office holders and four ballot questions. Time Polling places are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Who can vote All legally registered voters affiliated with any number of political parties and un-enrolled.  You may be asked […]

Coakley, Tolman, Ryan Takes Belmont’s Primary Vote

Belmont voters came out in stronger than expected numbers in the 2014 Massachusetts state party primaries held on Tuesday, Sept. 9. The election saw one in four Belmont voters – 4,619 of the town’s 18,066 registered voters for 25.6 percent – come out to cast a ballot which is a higher percentage then in 2012 (21.1 percent) and 2010 (20.7 percent). Belmont […]

Belmont Votes: All The Election Info You Need

Today, Tuesday, Sept. 9, most, but not all, Belmont voters will have the opportunity to cast ballots in state party primaries to select the candidates who will meet in the General Election in November. Time Polling places are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Who can vote While legally registered to vote, not everyone can cast […]