Town Election 2016: Paolillo Retains Selectmen Seat; Prestwich, Bicer on Schools, 18-Year-Old Tops Town Meeting Ballot

Photo: Supporters of top vote collector Dan Vernick on Election Day in Belmont. Mark Paolillo will be returning for a third (and final) three-year term on the Belmont Board of Selectmen as he easily beat back a spirited campaign from political novice Alexandra Ruban in the 2016 Belmont Town Election held on Tuesday, April 5. Paolillo […]

Why I’m Running: Murat Bicer for School Committee

Photo: Murat Bicer Hello, I’m Murat Bicer and I’m running for School Committee. My family and I deeply value public school education and I’m grateful that my children will benefit from Belmont’s excellent schools. Over the next term of office, the School Committee will be faced with a number of important challenges. Primary among these […]

Letter to the Editor: Bicer’s Financial Expertise An Asset to Committee

Photo: Murat Bicer To the editor:   I would like to encourage the residents of Belmont to vote for Murat Bicer for School Committee on April 5. He has a strong understanding of the problems that face our town’s schools and a clear sense of how to help solve them.   My family moved to Belmont […]

Letter to the Editor: Back Bicer for School Committee

Photo: Murat Bicer To the editor: We encourage everyone in Belmont to consider Murat Bicer for School Committee.     Murat is uniquely qualified and brings sound financial and investment expertise to a School Committee, which will be facing a number of challenging issues in the years ahead that have a short and long-term impact […]