Belmont News & Updates

The Belmont Story Project (BSP) is a local, oral-history recording project, modeled after NPR's StoryCorps. This project collects the stories of the people of Belmont.The topic can have to do with raising your kids, your work life, a funny story–whatever you decide. Whether you've lived here for six months, or six decades, your story matters, and we'd love to add your voice to the collection.It's very easy to participate. Interviews are recorded in [...] [...]
Sun, Dec 09, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Delivered on a big red fire truck, the guest of honor at Friday night's Watertown Square Tree Lighting Ceremony was swarmed by his many fans. The annual event on the Delta in Watertown Square drew a big crowd once again. Before Santa Claus arrived, children got a chance to say hi to Frosty the Snowman, […] [...]
Sat, Dec 08, 2018, Continue reading at the source
The following information was provided by the Watertown Mall: The Watertown Mall, located at 550 Arsenal Street, Watertown, with Watertown Families Together will be hosting a “Winter Wonderland” event on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Usher in the new season with the Watertown Mall! Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us […] [...]
Sat, Dec 08, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Photo: Ms. Cox's class with some special guests. In October students of Mary Lee Burbank Elementary School embraced the “Kids Helping Kids” spirit and collected more than $1,800 for the annual Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF drive. The money raised will provide 3,600 children with therapeutic ready-to-use food or UNICEF backpacks for 360 students to attend school. Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF […] [...]
Fri, Dec 07, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Photo: An outdoor automated external defibrillator located at Westerly (RI) High School's turf field. June Howell automated external defibrillator “I knew they can save lives with very little training,” said Belmont's Recreation Department's Program Supervisor who said the town had purchased one to be located at the Underwood Pool during the summer and the Skip Viglirolo Skating […] [...]
Fri, Dec 07, 2018, Continue reading at the source