20 Year Old ID’d as Victim Of Deadly Trapelo Road Fire

Photo: House destroyed by fire on Monday. A 20-year-old man has been identified as the person killed in an early morning fire on Trapelo Road Monday, Jan. 23. The Middlesex District Attorney’s office said Kevin Rossell was the person found by firefighters on the third floor of the two-family house at 606-608 Trapelo Rd. after […]

BREAKING: Belmont PD Officer Injured In Two Vehicle Incident On Trapelo [VIDEO]

Photo: Scene of the accident. An on-duty Belmont Police motorcycle officer was taken to Mount Auburn Hospital with undisclosed injuries after he crashed into the side of a late model Subaru near the intersection of Trapelo Road and White Street in Waverley Square just after 5 p.m. Monday, Aug. 8. Eyewitnesses told the Belmontonian the […]

Follow Up: Cambridge Man Arrested on Drug Charges in Trapelo Haz Mat Incident

Photo: The incident on Trapelo. A Cambridge resident was arrested on multiple drug charges on Sunday, May 22, after he ran his vehicle into one of the new raised traffic islands on Trapelo Road, resulting in the busy thoroughfare being closed for nearly five hours due to possible hazardous material found in the car. Jonathan […]

Snarl-Up: Paving on Both Concord and Trapelo Will Tie Down Belmont

Photo: Paving on Concord Avenue. Commuters and residents: you can run, and you can’t hide. In a rush to beat the weather and cold, two major road projects will be underway simultaneously, leading to likely gridlock around Belmont as drivers attempt to bypass the two sites.  On the Trapelo/Belmont Corridor project, the final paving of Trapelo […]

Ten Days of Paving On Trapelo Road Begins Monday, Oct. 19

Photo: Road work on Trapelo Road will last one week.  It’s official; the town administrator’s office has released the schedule for the night time work on Trapelo Road as part of the $17.1 million state-financed Trapelo Road/Belmont Street Reconstruction Project. Beginning Monday night, Oct. 19, Newport Construction will be paving the main thoroughfare.  Weather permitting, work […]

Trapelo Road Cheese Shop Seeking Beer/Wine License

Photo: Co-owners Jen Bonislawski and Artur Nergaryan of Art’s Specialities on Trapelo Road. Artur Nergaryan said his customers – from first-timers to his regulars – keep asking him the same question. “People will go around and pick up a salami, some cheese and bread and then ask, ‘Where’s your wine?’” said Nergaryan, the co-owner with his wife, Jen Bonislawski, of Art’s Specialities at 369 Trapelo […]

Say ‘Cheese!’: Belmont’s Newest Store Set to be Your Fromage Stop

Photo: Art’s Specialities, Belmont’s new cheese and produce shop, on Trapelo Road.  When Artur Nergaryan came to the US from Armenia, he began to long for food he loved from his childhood. While the surrounding communities are well stocked with Armenian fare, he still could not find one product he yearned for: cheese. So Nergaryan decided the best way to find what he wanted was to […]

Belmont’s Sweet Peach Diner Changes Hands

Dennis Dyer knows diners. Dyer has owned the New York Diner on Mt. Auburn Street in Watertown Square for the past eight years, helping to approve what’s served and other aspects of the business. And in the next few days, the Watertown resident will add Belmont’s Sweet Peach Diner to his inventory of investments. On Monday, Nov. 3, the Belmont […]

Marsh Street (Half) Closed by Day, Trapelo Under Construction at Night

Construction on Marsh Street will result in about a half mile of the eastbound (towards Belmont Hill School and Belmont Center) lane to be closed from Country Club Lane to Evergreen Way during the work day today, Wednesday, Sept. 17, according to the Belmont Police Department. Soon after that road work ends, the major repaving of Trapelo […]

Night Moves: Trapelo Road Paving Begins Monday 7 PM

Work on the Trapelo/Belmont Corridor Project goes under the lights next week as the repaving of Trapelo Road from Mill Street to the Belmont Car Wash and the “triangle” encompassing Lexington and Church streets in Waverley Square begins Monday evening, July 28 at 7 p.m. While the Massachusetts Department of Transportation – the $17 million […]