The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, March 14, 2008


Recipes to make for your family and friends on St. Patricks's Day

May the leprechauns be near you, ...more

Curtain closes for CCHS musical theater seniors

Musical theater at the Concord-Carlisle High School has set a long-standing standard of excellence in school productions, and for many audience members heralds the arrival of spring. When Director/Producer George Kendall took over from departing Chuck Brown after the 2005 show, many theater participants and audience members wondered if the standard would fall. ...more

Come as you are

The idea that everyone is Irish for the day on March 17 is one of many reasons that Saint Patrick’s Day has evolved into a general cultural holiday – one in which any and all are welcome to be participants, not merely spectators to the festivities. Extended families and friends, cheerleaders, politicians, and baton twirlers will march in parades, wave balloons ...more

Biodiversity Corner - Hooded Merganser

One hundred and five years ago today, on March 14, 1903, President Theodore Roosevelt designated Pelican Island in Florida as the first “Federal Bird Reservation.” The purpose was to protect the birds (mainly pelicans, herons, and egrets) from plume hunters. The tiny island (three acres) was the first unit in what became the National Wildlife Refuge system ...more

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