The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, November 1, 2002


The following article appeared in the November 4, 1994 issue of the Mosquito. We are reprinting it at this time as we hear more about problems with 21st-century voting machines and hanging chads. ...more

The Mosquito contacted Meg Ansara, a resident of Lowell Street and a recent graduate of Oberlin College in Ohio who, we were told, had traveled to Minnesota after the primary election here in Massachusetts to work on the Paul Wellstone senate campaign. On Tuesday she e-mailed us the following response— ...more

· Each ballot is validated with a printed strip and the words TOWN OF CARLISLE. ...more

"Fair Trade" coffee is coffee sold by a few small companies committed to paying farmers a fair price — one that covers costs and is stable. These companies buy coffee directly from small-scale farmers, mostly in Latin America and Africa, eliminating middlemen and guaranteeing a floor price. Another benefit is that fair trade coffee is grown ...more

2002 The Carlisle Mosquito