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Friday, May 19, 2006


Services offered

Painting Contractors

JG Painting: Spring is here. I am now scheduling exterior painting jobs. Window washing, gutter cleaning, power washing. Wallpaper removal. Excellent rates/ referrals/ free estimates. Licensed & insured. References. Satisfaction guaranteed. Call 1-978-323-9036; 1-978-239-4918 (cell) [6/30]


JM Painting: Five-star rated full service Interior Company. Free color consultations and estimates. Web: John Michael, Westford 1-978-692-6740. Cell 1-603-305-5780. [5/19]

Airport Transportation Services

Crown Livery - Custom door-to-door airport transportation services. Very reasonable rates. Serving Logan, Manchester, & Providence T.F. Green airports. 1-508-736-4732. [6/30]

Exterior Services

McDonnell Landscape: Design and installation of planting projects. Seed and sod lawns installed. Walkways, walls and patios. Organic land care. Over 20 years in the nursery and landscape profession. Insured. 1-978-369-5827. [6/9]


K and M Landscape: Quality landscape construction and maintenance. Professional and reliable. Stockbridge School of Agriculture Graduate. Insured. Free estimates. 1-978-952-6673. [6/16]


Power Equipment Repair: Lawn mowers, chain saws, snow blowers, trimmers, chain saw sharpening. Pick up and delivery available. P.C. Myette Power Equipment, 120 Boston Rd., Groton. 1-978-448-3838. Visit our website at [12/15]


Local Repair Service of lawn, garden equipment: tractors, mowers, etc. PU/Del available. Dick Thayer 1-978-369-9552

Home Services

L & B Brothers Home Improvement -

We do jobs that bigger contractors won't do. No job too small. Fully insured, with references. 1-978-360-0175. Ask for Rick.


Spotless Window Cleaning: Residential window cleaning our specialty. 21 yrs. experience fully insured. 1-781-233-5835, 1-978-352-5373. [12/15]


Custom Carpentry: Custom additions, kitchens, baths. General carpentry, Finish carpentry. 28 years experience. Lance 1-978-835-9904.[5/19]


Carlisle Carpet Cleaning: Call us first!! Make your carpets look new again... pet stains, upholstery cleaning, house cleaning, wood floors. Call Mike @ 1-978-866-3269. [5/26]


Handyman Service: All types of general repair and construction. Dependable and affordable. Insured. Licensed electrician #E19516. Call Ron. 1-978-371-2146.


Electrical: All types of electrical work including: light fixtures replaced, recess lighting, kitchen and bath receptacles, switches, hot-tubs, phone and cable lines, fans, service changes, and general electrical repair. In-town contractor. Please call Ron at 1-978-371-2146. [6/2]

Interior Services

This Old Couch: Custom Upholstery We have a ten-year history of fabulous furniture re-dos! Pick up and delivery, reasonable rates. Andrea Carman, proprietor 1-978-425-9386 [5/19]


Over 10 years experience + references in Carlisle. Call Barbara 1-978-251-1037.

Food Services

Personal Meal Preparation: Too busy to cook or just don't like to? I will prepare your healthy, nutritious meals for the week and deliver them right to your refrigerator. Call Heidi - The Wilder Gourmet. 1-978-779-6629. [6/9]

Domestic Services

House Cleaning with meticulous and utmost care. Honest, reliable, bonded, insured. Weekly/Biweekly and weekends. Excellent references. Call Wendy @1-978-660-3795.[6/16]


We make your house shiny. Good price and wonderful work. Great references. Call me any time Shirlene Silva. 1-978-455-9197, 1-978-726-7698. [6/30]


Cleaning Specialist: Making your house sparkle, satisfaction guaranteed. 15 years of experience + insured. Weekly/bi-weekly/monthly, great price and references. Free estimates. Call now set up your appointment by Debbie. 1-978-582-4510. [6/16]


Swimming Lessons: College senior, 5+ years experience including private and camp settings, will teach your children at your pool. Certified Red Cross Water Safety Instructor and Lifeguard. References available. Please call Meaghan at 1-978-505-1809. [5/26]

Pets & Pet Care

Pet Sitting Services: a trusted, responsible Carlisle female adult with experience and references is close by and will care for your pets. Member/Insured, PSA,LLC 1-978-369-9038 or 1-978-821-0611.[5/26]


Dr. Michael O'Laughlin, author and spiritual director, guiding and helping people past their problems and onto the next stage in their lives. In Carlisle, 1-978-371-1278. [5/26]

Real estate

Vacation Rental

Maine Oceanfront: one bedroom cottage on Casco Bay near Freeport. Enjoy spectacular sunsets from your deck. Walk the beach, go fishing, view lobster boats, seals, and shore birds. $675/week. Call Connie 1-978-369-2133; 1-207-833-6457. [6/9]


Falmouth: Classic Cape cottage on saltwater conservation pond. Watch swans and ospreys from deck. 3BR, 1 bath, outdoor shower, dishwasher, washer/dryer, 5-minute walk to ocean beach. $900/week. Available July 1-8, Aug. 5-12, and Sept. Office: 1-978-369-9702, cell 1-617-413-8678. [5/19]


Cape Cod, Truro: 4 BR, 3-1/2 BA Water view, fully equipped. Walk to private beach. Available July and August. $3000 - $3500/wk. 1-978-369-7436. [5/26]

Carlisle Rentals

Furnished Room with storage. Available 6/1. Share house with 2 mature adults. Includes kitchen, bath, normal utilities, cable, laundry, parking. Lovely Carlisle farm. Responsible, non-smoker, references required. $500/mo. No pets. Call Deb 1-781-826-9661. [6/9]


Cozy 2-bedroom home on Concord line. Fireplace in living room, one car garage, 3 acres. $1700 per month. Laura 1-978-375-2400.[6/2]


Carlisle Center: charming 2 level, 2 room office suite in incredible location. 725 sq. ft.; $1,500 /month utilities included. Call Francene Faulkner at RE/MAX Walden Country, Inc. 1-978-371-9990 or 1-978- 505-0422. [5/19]

For sale

Yard Sale (Inside Barn, Porch and Living Room!): Sat., May 20, 8:00 - noon. 250 Acton St., Carlisle MA

Art textile hangings, Hopi kachinas, paintings, crystal, desks, bedroom suite, Danish queen-size bed, bureaus, sideboards, tables, lamps, freezer, books, records, tapes, Model Railroader and Scientific American magazines, woodworking tools, hardwoods and rocks.

Moving: Kenmore electric dryer in excellent condition $125. Picnic table and benches $75. Please call:1-978-371-0362. [5/19]


Yard Sale: Sat., May 20, 8:30 - 11:30

365 Concord St., Carlisle, Windsor full size bed frame and headboard, fabric, copper pots, chairs, frames, kids' clothes, toys, videos, books, and games. [5/19]


Thoreau School Tag Sale: Thoreau School, 51 Laurel Street, Concord. Saturday, June 3, 8:00 to 11:30 a.m. RAIN OR SHINE (early birds welcome from 7:30 to 8:00 for a $5 donation). The Thoreau School community is hosting a huge multi-family tag sale to benefit the Thoreau School PTG. Come find your gently-used treasures including sporting equipment, household items, toys, bicycles, furniture, books, tools and much more. Contact Maureen Spada,, 1-978-287-0033) or Amy Newell,, 1-978 287-6042 for more information. [6/2]


Tag Sale: Saturday, May 20, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Rain date: Sunday, May 21 from 12 noon - 4 p.m. See you at 149 Estabrook Road! - Items range from dinnerware, porcelain, professional cooking equipment to linens, books and cutlery.


Furniture Sale: Circle Furniture oval cherry table with leaf, 4 chairs (2 extra seat cushions included), blue and white striped sofa, blue club chair, 4 black Pottery Barn "school house" stools, assorted coffee/side tables, twin metal trundle frame & mattresses, Ethan Allen mahogany home office, Herman Miller desks (3), rugs/side chairs, etc. All very good condition. Call 1-978-371-2059.


Miscellaneous furniture for sale: contemporary chrome and black chairs (4) $80, black spindle-back chairs (6) $200, antique dark oak bedroom set $1,000/BO (head/footboard, 2 small dressers, night stand, 2 wicker seat chairs), off-white L-shaped sofa needs work $250/BO, antique honey oak typewriter desk $150. Call 1-978-287-1439. [5/19]


3-piece Teak Wall Unit/Entertainment Center. Scandinavian design. Lighted w/glass doors, mini bar. Good condition. $600 or B.O. 8.5W x6.6H. Call 1-508-498-5610 an leave message. [5/26]


Microwave Oven: Nearly new under- the-counter microwave oven. General Electric Spacemaker XL. Total width 29", height 16". Inside cooking area 19" wide. $100. 1-978-287-4811.[5/19]


A college student with local references for babysitting on a regular weekly basis throughout the summer. Approx. 26 hours/week. Children are 3 and 7 years old and very cooperative. Car required. Call 1-978-369-6515.

Lost & found

Lost: Blue Yankee jacket at the school gym. Please call Mary Japko at 1-978-369-1641. [6/9]


Small upright piano at garage level. Yours for the taking. Call 1-978-369-6882.

Loving and friendly three-year-old white minilop bunny looking for a home. We are moving out of the country. Call Rachel at 1-369-371-9250.


Three 4-drawer file cabinets, fair condition. For more info, call 1-978-369-6604. [5/26]


Upright Piano. Great condition. Inbuilt dehumidifier. Call 1-978-371-9905. [5/26]

Student services

Responsible college student looking for summer nanny position. Available immediately through August. Willing to do vacations and/or tutoring. Call Tara at 1-978-369-5219. [6/9]


Loyola student, CCHS '04, available for summer babysitting. Experienced; references; can drive. Evelyn, 1-978-621-1917 (cell) or 1-978-369-8383. __________________________________________________________

A new and interesting Babysitter in town! 18-year-old, responsible, bilingual Argentinean student available every afternoon, evenings and weekends. Experienced. Please call Laura Tremaine, 1-978-609-6496.[6/30]


Babysitter or Mother's Helper: responsible 12-year-old girl, Emerson certified. Call Talia at 1-978-369-4965.


Responsible, experienced high school sophomore available for babysitting. Please call Caroline 1-978-369-4282 or 1-774-563-8273 [5/26]


Camp Antler Path is back this July 31 - August 4, and is looking for campers entering grades K-3! Two graduating and qualified CCHS seniors hosting a babysitting get-together for five hours each day. For more information, please e-mail Katie at or Nikki at [6/30]


Entering eighth grader looking to shadow an architect for a day or two this summer. I have gone to architecture camps, toured design schools, taught myself 2 auto cad programs (Punch and Sketch Up) and would like to see what an architect does in his day. Please call Cam at 1-978-371-1149. [6/30]


Overland Construction hard-working college students experienced in: walkways, decks, painting, general landscaping, simple carpentry, demolition. Local and affordable. Excellent references, free estimates, and all jobs considered. Call Ben: (cell) 1-978-549-2293 ; (home) 1-978-369-2379. [5/26]


Parker's Pet Care Hamsters to Horses. 12th year-family business. Dedicated, experienced, reliable. 16-year old will love your pets while you're away. Excellent references. Parker Schweer 1-978-371-0011. [9/29]


Looking to get started on guitar lessons? Enjoy lessons from the comfort of your home. Experienced blues and rock guitarist will come to your home and provide lessons. I am in a band that won the 2005 Battle of the Bands contest at Concord-Carlisle High School and I play regularly at the Acton Jazz Cafe. My rates are very reasonable. Please call Jason at 1-978-369-1169. [6/2]

Computer Services

Has your computer slowed down considerably since you bought it? Do you have any computer-related questions? We can help, call Eric @ 1-978-369-3850 or Bill @1-978-369-5346, or visit for more information. House calls or pick-ups taken.[6/30]

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