Scot Scoop News

Op-Ed: Don’t let rhetoric trump reason in Belmont

Op-Ed: Don’t let rhetoric trump reason in Belmont

Sam Hosmer, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under Opinion

A couple months ago, I published a pretty lengthy article that drew a few conclusions on the nature of development in Belmont and how certain past forces have left us in our present position. I don’t claim it was objective — I didn’t intend to make any secret of the fact that I have an opinion. B...

Editorial: Belmont’s streets are sideways

Editorial: Belmont’s streets are sideways

Editorial Staff

October 22, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Top News

The city of Belmont is currently feeling the wrath of the physical realm. As of late, it has come to the attention of the editorial board that Belmont's streets, its symbolical winding roads and lush wildlife framed boulevards, are egregiously lopsided, far outstripping the national minimum for street...

Utility box art brings color to Belmont

Utility box art brings color to Belmont

Sjoerd Huitema, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under News, Volunteering

In order to make the utility boxes in Belmont more vibrant, the Belmont City Council and Parks and Recreation Commission have approved an art program. This program allows artists to paint the boxes and brighten up the city. Many of these boxes were plain and gray before the start of the program....

Hidden waste plagues Belmont’s parks

Hidden waste plagues Belmont’s parks

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

For the most part, the city of Belmont excels at keeping parks trash-free for its numerous residents, but parks in Belmont are not as clean as they appear to be. For example, to combat littering within the confines of Belameda Park -- the park right next to the Belmont Library -- a staff member from the library monit...

Battle of the Belmonts: Varsity victory

Battle of the Belmonts: Varsity victory

September 9, 2011


Filed under Sports

Carlmont's varsity volleyball team dominated over Belmont rivals, Notre Dame. This year, Carlmont has a promising new volleyball team that works well together and comes out victorious. At the event on Wednesday, all the girls did a wonderful job at serving; with number 9, Ashley Duba, launching...

The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.
belmonts: