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Friday, November 14, 2008

HONORING VETS. Katherine Brown (left), Juliette Carr, Tess Wood and Karen Chen listened intently to Thornton Ash when veterans met with kindergarten and third-grade classes at the Carlisle School on Monday, November 9. (See story and more photos.) (Photo by Cynthia Sorn)

Options aired for new veterans memorial

On Thursday, November 6, the Veterans Memorial Advisory Committee offered a public viewing of three different preliminary designs for a memorial to replace the Honor Roll on the Town Common (see photo, page 6). Designers from Levi and Wong detailed their research into understanding the history, topography, and uses of the Town Common, and explained how those ...more

Wind turbine bylaw takes shape

The Alternative Accessory Clean Energy Generation Committee met on November 3 to iron out details of the proposed alternative energy bylaw and determine the remaining steps to its presentation at Town Meeting next May. The following committee members attended the meeting: Chair Bob Koning, Elizabeth DeMille Barnett, John Dalton, Keith Therrien and Bill Tice. ...more

Local lives enriched by ties to Transylvania

Mention Transylvania and most people look puzzled. Is it a country? Does it really exist outside of Halloween lore? (Think Dracula.) If it does, where is it? ...more

A first look at the three Benfield housing proposals

“Any one of the respondents could do the job,” said consultant Karen Sunnarborg at the November 6 Housing Authority meeting, as she, consultant Michael Jacobs, and administrative coordinator Elizabeth Barnett are assisting the Authority in the evaluation of three proposals to develop and operate affordable housing on the Benfield Land. Jacobs agreed, “They’re ...more

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