The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, October 19, 2007


This summer two adventurous Carlisle School staff members traveled to the East African nation of Ghana. The sights, smells and sounds are among the strongest memories brought back by music teacher Megan Fitzharris and technology specialist Cyd McCann. They traveled there in July with a group of educators through the Primary Source foundation, of which the ...more

How many people still remember the Acorn Nuts? This was a women's field hockey team, started in 1975 and played for 17 years. It was made up of local women of various field hockey talents and we played other teams also of various talents. Recently we had one of our periodic reunion dinners; the following piece was written for that occasion. I hope it brings ...more

Carlisle has just a few businesses in its center, befitting a small town that has no intention of becoming a shopping mecca. A store, now Ferns, has been the only retail business for many decades, but in midsummer another retail operation opened just down Bedford Road. Knowlton House Ltd. Country Furniture is Carlisle's newest store, doing business at the ...more

2007 The Carlisle Mosquito