The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, March 18, 2005


The Carlisle Council on Aging (COA) has a new director, Beth Winn of Concord. She comes to Carlisle from the position of Co-Executive Director for the Concord Alternative Residence, known as Belknap House. There she managed the day-to-day operations, the bookkeeping, meals and staffing for the House, as well as planning activities and transportation services ...more

In my ten years of coaching, I have never worked with a finer group of young men. These young men epitomize teamwork and sportsmanship. They represented our school with pride and dignity and made me proud to be their coach. ...more

Varsity Baseball ...more

The Nick Ressler Memorial Scholarship Fund has been established to honor the memory of an eighth-grade student from Concord who died from bile duct cancer on April 9, 2001. The fund is being introduced in 2005 because his class is graduating this year from CCHS. Nick's parents, Paul and Pam Ressler, are hoping that in this way, Nick will be "present" ...more

As part of the celebration of Carlisle's history during this Bicentennial year, the Mosquito will publish a series of extracts from the town's Annual Reports, which contain a wealth of information about Carlisle. Residents can always obtain a free copy of the latest Report by stopping by the Town Hall. The Mosquito is fortunate to have a large collection ...more

You've probably noticed a change in the type of traffic at 730 Concord Street. The This Old House (TOH) production team just completed its year-long 25 ...more

Freshmen ...more

It's been a while, 13 years in fact, since a youth hockey team from Concord-Carlisle could be called State Champions. ...more

Readers of this column may have gathered that I am a fungiphile. I think the correct term is "mycophile" but I resist that label because of a text describing mycophiles as people who "grub in the earth like pigs in search of these detestable morsels" unlike "clean-living mycophobes who disdain foul-tasting fungi." Besides, I am ...more

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