Belmont News & Updates

The following piece was provided by State Sen. Will Brownsberger, who represents Watertown, Belmont and parts of Boston: The Senate Ways and Means Committee just released a bold, thoughtful and comprehensive package of bills designed to accelerate our move away from fossil fuels. The package is being well-received by many environmental leaders and I look […] [...]
Sun, Jan 26, 2020, Continue reading at the source
The following information was provided by the Watertown Police Department. Arrest Jan. 13, 2:05 p.m.: A man was spotted going through the self-checkout at Home Depot and scanning some items but not the more expensive ones. Store security saw the man picking up two items and scanning only the cheaper one and then put both […] [...]
Sun, Jan 26, 2020, Continue reading at the source
The fire that damaged 12 units on Robert Ford Road on Friday appears to have started due to an electrical problem, according to the Watertown Fire Department. Watertown Deputy Fire Chief Tom McManus said the investigation into the four-alarm blaze lead to the basement of the building at 62 Robert Ford Road. “It appears to […] [...]
Sat, Jan 25, 2020, Continue reading at the source
Watertown residents will soon be able to grab a Cherry Garcia or Chunky Monkey right in their own backyard. Arsenal Yards announced on its Instagram feed that Ben & Jerry's will be coming to the redeveloped Arsenal Mall. View this post on Instagram We've got a sweet, sweet surprise for you… Guess who's opening in […] [...]
Sat, Jan 25, 2020, Continue reading at the source
Cartoon by James DeMarco James DeMarco grew up in Watertown and became a goaltender at age 5. It's his life's passion to stand between the pipes and keep the puck out of the net. Combining this with the love of cartooning, Small Saves emerged in 1991 and took on a life of his own. “To play goal–then […] [...]
Sat, Jan 25, 2020, Continue reading at the source