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Friday, June 16, 2006


The monsoon weather of this last week forced graduation inside the CCHS Upper Gym on Saturday, June 10, but friends and relatives packed the gym and auditorium with undampened spirits. Down in the Lower Gym, teachers who have become friends to '06, organized the chaos into rehearsed lines. With Pomp and Circumstance in the background (thanks to the ...more

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On Friday, June 9, Lynn Knight of Fern Lane received the River Steward Award for her work monitoring the water quality of the Assabet River. The award was presented at the annual RiverFest celebration held at the Buttrick Mansion in Concord. ...more

Complaining about the rainy spring? Take a moment to pity the poor coaches. "This is a coach's nightmare," says Concord Carlisle Youth Soccer (CCYS) travel director Bob Simonton. "It's been a tough spring, that's for sure." Baseball coach Hal Charnley says it may take as much as an hour and a half to reschedule a game "by the time ...more

Name: The White Admiral butterfly is Basilarchia arthemis, and like the Mourning Cloak, (Biodiversity Corner, April 7) it is a member of the Nymphalidae family of brush-footed butterflies. The front two legs are small and useless for walking; they are also hairy, hence the name brush-footed. The White Admiral is also known as the Banded Purple ...more

2006 The Carlisle Mosquito