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Friday, August 31, 2007

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FOCUSED ON FOOTBALL. Coach Dick Kerr looks on during preseason football practice, which began August 21 at the Concord-Carlisle Regional High School. (Photo by Dave Ives)

While others finish their summer vacations and prepare for school to begin, the thoughts of the Board of Selectmen (BOS) and Finance Committee (FinCom) members turn once again to trying to contain a growing budget. But this year the squeeze will be especially tight. At the joint BOS/FinCom meeting August 25, Tim Hult noted that in his 20 years in town government, ...more

by Seba Gaines
Newcomers to Carlisle are often surprised to learn that their new hometown owns a Cranberry Bog. How did this come about? Does it actually produce and sell a crop? Who farms it and why? Settled residents are probably aware of the answers, but how much do they really know about the business the town is in? ...more

The Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) recently visited Carlisle for the first time since the school filed a Statement of Interest for a new building project with the agency earlier this year. School Building Committee Chair Christy Barbee said one MSBA staff member and two architectural and engineering consultants toured the buildings on campus ...more

More than a dozen Historic District residents squeezed into the Historical Commission meeting at Town Hall on August 28 to hear about the latest plans for pathways in the town center and beyond. Chair Deb Belanger, Jack Troast and Selectman Alan Carpenito of the Pedestrian and Bike Safety Advisory Committee presented plans of proposed construction on Bedford ...more

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