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Friday, February 1, 2008

SWIRLING COLORS. Members of the seventh-grade Chinese class perform a ribbon dance at the Chinese New Year celebration held at the Carlisle School's Corey Auditorium on Saturday, January 26. (See more photos on page nine). (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)
Carlisle isn't a destination town. We don't have a restaurant, art museum or cinema to draw visitors. But we do have one attraction that is a destination for local area skiers as well as visitors from across the U.S. It's Great Brook Ski Touring Center at the state park on Lowell Street, and it's a first-rate cross-country ski area. ...more

As part of the continuing series of FY09 budget hearings held by the Carlisle Finance Committee (FinCom), Carlisle School Superintendent Marie Doyle presented two versions of the operating budget for the 2009 fiscal year, on January 23. The "level service" budget, which retains all current personnel and programs, totals $9,396,795, an increase of ...more

On January 23, a night when the Town Hall was filled to capacity with various committee meetings, the Community Preservation Committee (CPC) had the pleasant task of beginning the selection process to provide grant support for one or more preservation, open space, recreation or housing projects. The CPC, which consists of one at-large member, and one representative ...more

The Highland Building Committee met on Wednesday night, January 23, to pursue its charge to "conduct a thorough study of all possible dispositions of the Highland Building" by gathering information from two sources that have been intimately involved with the building's use over the years. Wendell Sykes was present to give a summary of the School ...more

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