The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, October 27, 2006

Town meeting

BANG! AND THEY'RE OFF. Carlisle Middle School girls cross country team takes off for their race on October 23. (Photo by Ellen Huber)
There are only five Articles on the Warrant for the Special Town Meeting on Monday, October 30, but discussion may take awhile. The first two Articles relate to the construction of athletic facilities on the Banta-Davis Land, a modified version of the proposal that passed Town Meeting last spring but was narrowly defeated at the polls. The third article seeks ...more

Have you ever driven down Church Street on a fall afternoon and encountered streams of youngsters running, jogging and walking between the Carlisle Public School and Spaulding Field? The 1.8-mile course for the school's cross-country team is up and down and then up again on Church Street. The cross-country team is the largest team at the school, with over ...more

Come to Special Town Meeting
7 p.m. Monday, October 30,
at Carlisle Public School's
Corey Auditorium
With some reservations, the Finance Committee (FinCom) voted on Monday, October 23 to support the financing of playing fields for Banta-Davis (Articles 1 and 2) at the Special Town Meeting October 30. In discussion, some members expressed concern that the issue was being rushed to voters with inadequate consideration of the town financial plan or of the possibility ...more

An alert preschool teacher and immediate police response may have averted a serious problem on October 19. Barely a week after the Carlisle School had gone through an emergency lockdown procedure drill, a Red Balloon teacher noticed an unknown adult man, who had been sitting on a granite bench outside the school, get up and go inside the First Religious Society ...more

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