Belmont High Athletes Honored For Assisting Chenery Runner to Compete

Photo: A representative of the MIAA with (not in order) Danielle Baiany, Reagan Haight and Jenna Magno and Natalie Peterson last week.  A quartet of Belmont High athletes was honored by the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association for allowing a visually impaired Chenery Middle School runner to compete in her sport this fall. Seniors Danielle Baiany, […]

School Committee to Ponder Pre-Labor Day District Opening in ’17

Photo: The Belmont School Committee Long standing end-of-summer activities of Belmont families could be put on hold next year as a majority of the Belmont School Committee spoke favorably of opening the town’s six public schools the week before Labor Day next September. The committee’s unofficial consensus came as the school administration presented a draft […]

Join Plymouth Church’s Great Holiday Cookie Bake Off This Saturday

Photo: A classic from the Great British Bake Off Show (credit BBC)   Calling all bakers; here is your opportunity to claim the title of cookie champ of Belmont.    On Saturday, Dec. 3, Plymouth Congregational Church will be hosting a Christmas Cafe and Holiday Cookie Bakeoff from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Boston Foodies photographer and […]

Letter to the Editor: ‘Belmont’s Poll Workers and Election Staff are Amazing’

Photo: Belmont poll workers this November. To the editor: Dear Neighbors and Belmont voters:  While many Americans are focused on the results and change of power as a result of the Nov. 8 Presidential election, I call special attention to our fellow Belmont neighbors who served as election workers to guarantee the rightful exercise of […]

Belmont Savings’ ‘Turkey Brigade’ Made Deposits at Local Branches

Photo: (from left) Belmont Savings’ Hal Tovin, COO; Sam Murphy, executive customer support; Katie Conachy, branch manager; and Bob Mahoney, president and CEO. On Tuesday, Nov. 22, Belmont Savings Bank President and CEO Bob Mahoney under the guise of Plymouth Pilgrim took his annual Thanksgiving tour of the bank’s branches in Belmont, Waltham, Watertown, Cambridge and […]

Belmont High Musicians, Singers Selected To High Level Ensembles

Photo: Musicians from Belmont. After recent outstanding performances, Belmont High School music students were selected to appear in senior district festivals, recommended for state-wide ensembles and accepted to a national regional chorus, according to Arto Asadoorian, director of visual & performing arts for the Belmont Public Schools. “Congratulations to all of the students listed above […]

Belmont Garden Club’s Holiday Garden Tour on Saturday, Dec. 3

Photo: Arrangement for the holidays. This Saturday, Dec. 3, the Belmont Garden Club is hosting a Holiday House Tour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Five Belmont homes will be beautifully decorated for the season with greens, floral and craft designs by club members. Come and enjoy a self-guided tour filled with creative and inspiring ideas. […]

Sold in Belmont: Double the Size, Double the Price

Photo: Bulking up on Cedar. A weekly recap of residential properties sold in the past seven days in the “Town of Homes.” • 222 Prospect St., Brick/frame modified Colonial (1936). Sold: $1,210,000. Listed at $1,100,000. Living area: 2,914 sq.-ft. 9 rooms, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. On the market: 61 days. • 96 Winter St., Ranch/Cape (1950). Sold: $700,000. Listed at $789,900. Living area: 1,885 sq.-ft. 6 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2 […]