The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, July 16, 2004


Larry Bearfield, owner of Ferns Country Store, received his long-awaited site plan approval from the Board of Selectmen at their July 13 meeting. His plan to add a farmer's porch, handicapped access ramp and new signage had already received Planning Board approval, as well as an okay from the police and fire chiefs regarding safety concerns. Still remaining ...more

Burglaries usually increase during the summer months and this year is no exception. Lieutenant John Sullivan encourages residents to be on the alert for suspicious individuals and to let the police know of suspicious individuals or events. ...more

A smooth transition is expected as current Principal William Callahan will step into the position of superintendent of Minuteman Regional High School at the end of August. "I already have a working relationship with the staff, for better or worse," he says, laughing. He replaces retiring Superintendent Dr. Ronald Fitzgerald (see article at left). ...more

The end of the 2003-2004 academic year brought the retirement of six Concord-Carlisle High School teachers or staff members, each after more than 30 years of service. Their name and fame is familiar to at least two generations of Carlisle students. ...more

For the second time in a month the Carlisle Conservation Commission (ConsCom) wrestled with a decision that involved competing imperatives. The last item on their July agenda was a Request for Determination of Applicability (RDA) filed by Molly and Bryan Sorrows that involved specifications for a 150-200-foot-long boardwalk spanning a Bordering Vegetated ...more

According to a phone conversation with Selectman John Ballantine, Chair of the Benfield Parcel A Task Force, a public meeting to review progress will be planned for a Saturday in August. Ballantine says at this time the committee can provide an update on the progress they have made as well as engage and receive input from people in town. ...more

Town Hall, 7:30 p.m.

7:30 Minutes 6/28/04 ...more

2004 The Carlisle Mosquito