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One Book, One Belmont 2014

One Book One Belmont

In Bunker Hill: A City, a Siege, a Revolution, historian Nathaniel Philbrick tells the story of the first, and perhaps bloodiest, major battle of the Revolutionary War.

Holocaust Lecture by Geoffrey Brahmer at BMC

On Wednesday, April 23rd at 6:30pm, Geoffrey Brahmer will continue his holocaust lecture series with a presentation entitled The Diary of Herman Kruk:  A Librarian in the Vilna Ghetto.

Volunteer Needed for Lecture Taping

Volunteer cameraperson needed to shoot  "A First-Hand Report on Venezuela" by Rev. Mike Clark, co-pastor of the Belmont-Watertown United Methodist Church, at the Belmont Public Library on Sunday, April 6 at 2:30 pm.  Mike has traveled on fact-finding missions to Venezuela seven times since 2004 and his recent trip March 3-11 coincided with the first anniversary of the death of President Hugo Chavez and the ongoing disruptions organized by opposition forces.  Mike was co-coordinator of the Riverside Church Disarmament Program with the late William Sloane Coffin Jr.


BMC would like to thank all the volunteers and staff who worked on last night's election coverage show. Thank you to the panelists: Jeff Hansell, Ann Reynolds, Paul Roberts and Tomi Olson. Thank you to the crew: Adam Dusenberry, Mike Gleba, Ken Gustin, Jeremy Meserve, Julie DeStefano and EJ Johnson. Also thank you to Franklin Tucker and Ellen O'Brien Cushman for presenting election results from Town Hall.

2014 Town Election Coverage

2014 Belmont Town Election

Photo by Joanna Tzouvelis

Tune in to BMC Ch. 8 on Comcast & Ch 28 on Verizon at 8pm tonight for Live TV Coverage of the 2014 Town Election results from Studio A at BMC.

Tonight's Board of Selectmen Meeting

Due to a change in meeting location, tonight's Board of Selectmen meeting will not air live. It will be posted online and will be cablecast on channels 8 and 28 later this week during the following dates and times:

Wednesday at 11:00am

Thursday at 2:30pm

Friday at 10:30pm

Also tune in tomorrow night at 8:00pm for Election Coverage on channels 8 and 28.

Volunteer Camera Operators Needed for Election Coverage


BMC would like to thank all those who volunteered for the League of Women Voters Candidates’ Night and the March 27th Belmont Debates. Thank you to Andre Brown, Ottavio Forte, Ken Gustin, Paul Carey, Jeremy Meserve, Julie DeStefano, EJ Johnson, Adam Dusenberry, Patty Mihelich and Jeff Hansell. Also thank you to Belmont Citizen-Herald’s Joanna Tzouvelis and Danielle McLean for moderating last Thursday’s debate.



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Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency




Crew Call! Volunteer now for the Belmont Rugby Club vs Kearsarge at Harris Field next friday 3/28. Camera Operators Needed! Game starts at 6:30pm, crew call at 6pm. These Belmont athletes are the defending state champions and this will be the first game of the season. Call Jeremy at 617-484-2443 for more details or email