Belmont

By - 8/30/10 - 1:08 am

Remember the Boston Herald's MBTA Dirty Dozen? Yeah, me neither, but we still went ahead and compiled the list of MBTA wanted posters in a fun, embeddable format for you. You can also check out the MBTA's own site for semi-regularly updated wanted posters....Read more

By - 7/31/10 - 11:51 am

Foodie Mommy recommends Beaver Brook Reservation on Trapelo Road in Belmont (just over the line from Waltham) for the splashy toddler set: It has this large field of sprinklerized boulders that are just right for cooling off in on a hot day.Read more

By - 2/25/10 - 12:23 pm

Cara provides the proof with this photo of a fence at the Belmont commuter-rail stop.

Copyright Cara. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 4/16/09 - 2:14 pm

Today's Globe gives us in-depth coverage of Navestock, England, which admits to specifically not filling in potholes as a method of controlling driving speeds. You can't drive around it, and that's the hole, er, whole story.Read more

By - 3/2/09 - 10:27 pm

Mitt Romney had a few things to say at CPAC about the performance of the stock market under Barack Obama, implying that the market loses since his inauguration are due to his policy proposals as opposed to the financial crisis George Bush and Congress left him with.

By - 11/16/08 - 10:09 am

I've noticed this week that Belmont already has their holiday decorations up across the street downtown.

Anyone up for creating a spreadsheet of the 351 municipalities of our Commonwealth with the dates that the towns first put up winter holiday decorations?

Stores and commercial ventures don't count; that's capitalism at work: only town/city government or the like decorations count.

How come Belmont isn't...Read more

By - 10/15/08 - 4:25 pm

Shane reports that a Belmont gas station selling regular for $2.97 this morning was selling it for $2.89 a gallon by lunchtime.

By - 10/14/08 - 1:36 pm

Wicked Local Belmont reports Belmont officials are getting just a little tired of paying to light up their side of Belmont Street when Watertown has no light poles on its side of the street:

... "Should Watertown pay for some of that?" he said. "Sure they should. They get some of the light."

By - 7/3/08 - 8:20 am

Boston Chomps explains why that's Shangri La in Belmont.Read more

By - 6/21/06 - 11:44 pm

Bill Ives posts a list of good lunch places in Belmont and Somerville.Read more

By - 6/16/06 - 9:48 pm

Paul Tamburello really likes Vicki Lee's Cafe, which serves light breakfasts and lunches:

A visit to Vicki Lee's Cafe in Belmont transforms eating into a religious experience. There are no candles, religious icons, or stained glass windows in sight but plenty of hosannas can be heard coming from the lips of the diners. ...

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By - 10/3/05 - 7:57 am

Eeka ambles around north of the river and takes some photos, including one of a road that goes east, west and south all at once and the closed doors at the Open Door Baptist Church.Read more

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