The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, October 1, 2004


Fifty-two years ago the Concord High School Patriots football team won its fortieth game in a row to set a new Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association record for most consecutive wins. Tonight, the Acton-Boxborough Colonials will attempt to break this long-standing record facing, ironically, the Concord-Carlisle Patriots. The Colonials tied the ...more

Along with my three brothers and sister, I was raised as an army brat and went to seven schools in seven states until I began college. We saw a lot of the Midwest and spent three years in Germany. ...more

Ed. note: Ed Swift lives on River Road. He is a senior writer for Sports Illustrated. ...more

Carlisleans will attend next week's Sixth-Grade Spaghetti Supper with remarkably high expectations for a meal prepared by volunteers and served by students themselves. And they will not be disappointed. Yet, as other amateur Carlisle historians will attest, the event has not always been the same finely tuned, town-wide testimonial to quality education and ...more

Ed note: John Lee is a resident of Lowell Street and works as General Manager of Allandale Farm in Jamaica Plain. ...more

Deborah Santoro knows firsthand the importance of exposing children to art. When she was eight, her father took her to the Danforth Museum in Framingham. ...more

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