The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, June 9, 2006


The Beede Swim and Fitness Center, better known as the Concord Carlisle Community Swim and Fitness Center, and still better known as C.C. Pools, opened just before April school break and has been a busy place ever since. Young and old and everyone in between have found a welcoming community center with much to offer. ...more

Three Carlisle DPW workers, an assistant to sculptor Joe Wheelwright and the sculptor himself install key elements of the memorial to late Selectman Vivian Chaput. At left, a boulder hanging from the crane is lowered into place. At right, sculptor Joe Wheelwright and his Moon Rock creation. The memorial will be dedicated on Saturday, July 1, Old Home Day, ...more

It is nearly six years since the renovation and expansion of the Gleason Public Library in September 2000. A local treasure and valued resource to many, the library welcomes a constant traffic of visitors throughout the day, six days a week. With this traffic comes a lot of behind-the-scenes care and maintenance. Fred Jones and Daniel Brainard share the responsibility ...more

I fully understand why some old houses are replaced. I realize that in today's world the old saying "a forty-dollar horse and a ten-dollar saddle" is completely reversed, given the price of land today. Unfortunately, we don't seem to be able to put the old house "out to pasture." ...more

2006 The Carlisle Mosquito