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Friday, December 8, 2006

Field hockey: a season to remember

The Patriots field hockey players started preparing for their season long before "hell week" began on August 21. Over the summer, the team attended the White Mountain Sports (WMS) Team Camp and the Harvard Team Camp. C-C went undefeated (6-0) at the WMS Camp, beating teams from all over Massachusetts and even one team from Texas. With gold medals ...more

When does an employee conflict become a case of harassment? Opinions differ. Two Board of Health (BOH) employees have sent the Selectmen and Personnel Board letters of complaint, and BOH Chair Martha Bedrosian said the letters describe harassment by Carlisle's Town Administrator Madonna McKenzie. The names of the employees have have not been made public. According ...more

On November 28, the Board of Selectmen (BOS) voted a 3.5% increase for non-contractual town employees. The discussion followed a presentation from Finance Director Larry Barton of town benefits and the impact of rising costs on employee contributions. The presentation highlighted the likelihood that some town employees will see their raises largely eaten up ...more

SHARING A LIGHT MOMENT. Residents gather on the Town Green for the official lighting of the Christmas Tree on December 5. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)
On November 28, the Board of Selectmen (BOS) heard a presentation by Finance Director Larry Barton on town benefits. With yearly increases in the double digits, the cost of benefits has provided an on-going challenge for managing the town's operating budget within the increases recommended by the Finance Committee (FinCom). For FY08, the FinCom is holding ...more

Concord-Carlisle High School (CCHS) Principal Art Dulong presented a report of last year's tenth-grade MCAS results at the November 28 meeting of the Concord-Carlisle Regional School Committee (RSC). The results are generally very good, improving over the last few years. Fewer students are earning low scores and more are scoring in the top two categories. ...more

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