Police Release Drawing of One Suspect in Sunday’s Armed Robbery

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Photo: Belmont Police drawing of one of two suspects in the armed robbery of a Waverley Square gas station on Sunday, Jan. 29. The Belmont Police Department released a drawing of one of two suspects in an armed robbery that occurred Sunday night Jan. 29 at the Gulf Waverley Square Service Station located at 27 […]

Waverley Square Service Station Robbed at Gun Point Sunday PM

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Photo: The location of the robbery in Waverley Square in Belmont. A person with a gun robbed Waverley Square Service Sunday evening, Jan. 29, according to the Belmont Police Department The Gulf-branded service station at the corner of Lexington Street and Thayer in the heart of Waverley Square was robbed at 7:35 p.m. The police has […]

Update: Waverley Commuter Rail Station Stays Open … For Now

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Photo: The Waverley Station in Belmont. Despite being out of the running for a portion of $150 million in state-financed accessibility upgrades, Belmont’s Waverley commuter rail station will remain open while the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority seeks a variance to delay required work on the site, according to an email message from State Sen. Will Brownsberger. […]

Holiday Parking Cheer: Selectmen OK 2 Free Hours at Municipal Lots

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Photo: Don’t put any coins in or swipe you credit card if your staying less than two hours. The holiday season came early for residents and shoppers who will be shopping for that special gift in Belmont’s three main shopping districts as the Board of Selectmen Monday night, Nov. 9, voted to allow the first […]

MBTA, State To Discuss Waverley Station’s Future At Nov. 16 Meeting

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Photo: Waverley Station/Fitchburg line. The Belmont Board of Selectmen and officials from the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority and Massachusetts Department of Transportation are holding a public meeting next month to updated the public on the future of the Waverley Commuter Rail Station. At an initial meeting held on  Sept. 28, the MBTA expressed a desire to build […]

Belmont Could See One, Both MBTA Commuter Stations Closed In Favor of New Stop

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Photo: Waverley Square station in Belmont. Since before the Civil War, Belmont has been home to a pair of stations along the rail lines running through town – one at Belmont Center and the other in Waverley Square – serving commuters and commerce from nearly the beginning of the town’s incorporation. But that arrangement is […]

A Lens into the Lives of the ‘Disempowered’ at the Gallery of Art

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In a partnership with Belmont’s McLean Hospital and the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation at Boston University, the Belmont Gallery of Art is holding an opening reception this evening, Jan. 8 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for its latest exhibit, “Photovoice: A Lens into Our Lives.” The exhibit runs from today, Jan. 8 to Jan. 31. The […]

Belmont Car Wash Celebrates 50th Anniversary with 1964 Prices

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It’s like “Hot Tub Time Machine” but for your car. Belmont Car Wash & Detailing in Waverley Square will be marking a half century in business today, Saturday, June 21, by returning to 1964 prices; a buck for a Soft Touch wash (regularly $9.99) and $2 for the Super Shine wash (a $13.99 value) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The […]