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Friday, October 20, 2006

Katherine McCollum manages her spaghetti like an expert. (Photo by Mike Quayle)

The Mosquito dined out Tuesday night right here in Carlisle — at the incomparable Sixth-Grade Spaghetti Supper. ...more

New property assessments released
'05 land sales drive real estate values higher

The public disclosure period during which property owners may examine and question new real estate assessments will start Monday, October 23, and end Friday, October 27. Data may be viewed at the Board of Assessors office in Town Hall or at the Gleason Public Library. Any typographical errors found during the five-day period can be corrected without the ...more

Community spirit was alive and well in Carlisle Wednesday, October 11, when over 30 residents ventured out on a rainy night to attend an informational meeting about volunteering for the recently formed Carlisle Medical Reserve Corps (MRC). By the end of the evening, about 20 people had filled out applications to join the MRC and help their community ...more

A cooperative effort between the Trails Committee, Stamski and McNary engineers, and the Carlisle Department of Public Works (DPW) has produced a plan for a public pathway roughly bordering the 15-lot Greystone Crossing Conservation Cluster along Cross Street. The path follows an easement granted to the town by Greystone developer William Costello during ...more

Could the Town Common be more user-friendly? At the Board of Selectmen meeting on October 10, Tim Jensen, pastor of the First Religious Society, and Nicholas Reed, landscape architect, presented the Town Common Committee's (TCC) recommendations for improvements. Of particular interest to the selectmen was a proposal to move back the honor roll war memorial ...more

If an epidemic or pandemic (resistant flu) were to hit Carlisle, would we be prepared? In 1917, the Spanish Flu swept across the world, killing as many as 100 million people. Forty-five thousand died in Massachusetts. Can we even prepare for such an event? ...more

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