The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, March 23, 2007


Bubble-Butt is a Green sea turtle. He arrived at the Turtle Hospital in Marathon, Florida, in March 1989, with a deformed shell caused by a boat hit. The blunt force trauma forced the air from his lungs deeper throughout the rest of the body cavity, making him unable to dive for food. In order to give him a more comfortable life at the hospital, a 2 1/2-pound ...more

I have a good friend who was born on March 20, and every year, when I ask her what she would like to do for her birthday, she says the same thing, "Let's do Sudbury!" This little excursion has proven to be the perfect Saturday getaway without going far away, and it combines two of our favorite occupations — shopping and eating. ...more

The vernal equinox occurred on Tuesday marking one of the two points in the year when the sun spends the same amount of time above and below the horizon. It's officially spring, so what better topic than a springtail? And with the snow melting it is likely there are a lot of snow fleas, which are not fleas but a type of springtail, leaping about in our yards ...more

The Mosquito's Web Team is expanding. Three new members recently joined the team that starts working as soon as the hard-copy newspaper is electronically sent to the printer on Wednesday afternoon. ...more

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