Friday, September 3, 2004

POLISHING UP THE KITCHEN IN TIME FOR A NEW SCHOOL YEAR. Stephen Melanson tackles last minute clean-up in the Carlisle School's cafeteria kitchen before students return for the first day of school on Tuesday, September 7. (Photo by Mike Quayle)
The teachers and staff of the Carlisle School welcomed Michael Giurlando, the new Assistant Principal, to the school this week. He replaces Steve Goodwin, who was promoted to Principal after the retirement of Carlisle School Principal Andy Goyer. ...more

Through the dog days of August the Benfield Planning Task Force, the committee planning the development of the town-owned Benfield property on South Street, has continued to meet and make progress toward their goal of presenting a site plan and housing design at Spring 2005 Town Meeting. Interim milestones are two Community Planning Days scheduled by the Task ...more

Enjoy Labor Day Weekend
We'll be back on September 17
Hurdles remain before the state will approve a breather for the town from the threat of congestion resulting from 40B affordable housing developments, despite diligent efforts for well over a year by the members of a Community Development Plan (CDP) Steering Committee. ...more

Absentee ballots available

Registered voters who will not be able to vote at the polls in the state primary on Tuesday, September 14 due to: ...more

Counting down to kindergarten
Watching my son's future unfold in an uncannily familiar setting

It was a weekday evening early last spring and my husband and I were perched on undersized plastic chairs in the school library. Surrounding us were several dozen other Carlisle parents who, like us, have a child who will be starting kindergarten this fall. Superintendent Davida Fox-Melanson welcomed us to Introduction to Kindergarten Night with a "raise-your-hand-if" ...more

2004 The Carlisle Mosquito