The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, May 21, 2004


Carlisle's traditional Memorial Day celebration will be held on Monday, May 31 from 9:30 a.m. until noon in Carlisle Center. Everyone is encouraged to come and celebrate this occasion and honor those who have served and are serving our country. ...more

May 17 was the fiftieth anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling on Brown vs. The Board of Education, a consolidation of legal challenges brought by plaintiffs from the states of Delaware, South Carolina, Virginia, Kansas and the District of Columbia. Many desegregation programs evolved out of the ruling, and also out of the civil rights movement in the sixties. ...more

Eleven birders, most slathered with insect repellent and jacketed against early morning showers, came out at 6 o'clock on Sunday morning May 16 for the 33rd ...more

Relief was palpable as May 8 dawned bright, clear, and perfect for the Friends of Gleason Library used book sale. Cooperative weather allowed the sale to take place out of doors on the library lawn. At 8 a.m. a small team of workers set up tables, loaded them with books and set up signs: Fiction, Science Fiction, Mystery, Autographed Books. More workers trickled ...more

Name: Lilioceris lilii, or lily leaf beetle, or red lily leaf beetle. It is a member of the large family Chrysomelidae, the leaf beetles. ...more

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