The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, October 21, 2005

OODLES OF NOODLES. Vicki Goodisman, age 5, is ready to enjoy the spaghetti served by the sixth grade class on Tuesday. (Photo by Mike Quayle)
The Carlisle Board of Appeals (BOA) meeting on Monday, October 17, kicked-off the monthly hearings on the Coventry Woods 40B development proposal. Parties of interest gathered at Town Hall to hear the details of the proposed plan. The entire evening was devoted to the Coventry Woods presentation and to setting up a road map for subsequent meetings. ...more

At the recommendation of the Conservation Restriction Advisory Committee (CRAC) the Conservation Commission has declared updated drafts of two proposed Conservation Restrictions (CRs) on the town-owned Benfield Land to be "in the public interest," and to recommend that the Board of Selectmen (BOS) approve them. The first CR, which names the private ...more

Preliminary budget information, enrollment trends and a list of possible capital improvements for the Concord-Carlisle High School (CCHS) were presented to the Regional School Committee and the Finance Committees of Carlisle and Concord at a joint meeting on Thursday, October 13. Special education was also discussed (see article below.) ...more

The Regional School Committee and Finance Committees of both Concord and Carlisle heard at a joint meeting on Thursday, October 13, that special education (SPED) costs at the Concord-Carlisle High School (CCHS) rose unexpectedly this past summer, when eight new students requiring SPED services moved into the school district. Another challenge to SPED budgeting ...more

The Carlisle Parents' Action Committee (CPAC) held an open house/meeting on Wednesday, October 12. In her invitation to this first meeting of the new school year, chair Kris Tocci said the goal of the meeting was to "introduce the new board and to talk about what our purpose is. We would like information from the parents about what is important to them. ...more

The Carlisle Conservation Commission (ConsCom) is moving "with all deliberate speed" to implement the report of its ad hoc Land Stewardship Planning Committee (Planning Committee) that was approved last month. The 7:30 a.m. Conservation Coffee on October 11 was devoted to consideration of the Commission's decision to appoint a permanent Land Stewardship ...more

Charles (Chuck) Hughes
of Acton Street died October 19. The memorial will be held Sunday, October 23, at 4 p.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church, 170 Old Westford Road, Chelmsford.

An obituary will appear in next week's paper.

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