The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, February 13, 2009

GIANTS IN THE SKY. Jack of beanstalk fame (Jay Tappen) sings of giants in the sky in the seventh-grade production of Into the Woods, Junior this week at the Carlisle School. The trees of the woods wave their branches around him. See more photos on pages 10 and 11. (Photo by Allie Cottrill)

CSC pushes for superintendency union soon

Discussion remained amicable but the temperature was warm in the crowded Heald Room on February 9 as the Finance Committee (FinCom) invitees, the Carlisle School Committee (CSC), Superintendent Marie Doyle, and Board of Selectmen (BOS) aired their differing opinions on moving ahead quickly with an administrative union for the Carlisle School. ...more

Routine cleaning may benefit Lady Liberty

Now that the Liberty statue in the rotary has been spruced up, what needs to be done to keep it in good condition going forward? Ivan Myjer of the Arlington firm Building and Monument Conservation worked on the statue last June and has since submitted a final report. Carlisle Garden Club Civic Committee member Jane Anderson helped coordinate the project and ...more

State aid $133,000 more than expected for FY10

With all the departmental over-guideline requests now in, Town Finance Director Larry Barton reported at the February 9 Finance Committee (FinCom) meeting that the governor’s proposed budget for FY10 would send about $133,000 more state funding to Carlisle than anticipated. The FinCom had prepared the budget with an expectation of a 15% decrease in state ...more

Vet visits CCHS, reflects on era of Miss Saigon

This week, in preparation for Miss Saigon, the upcoming winter musical at CCHS, a veteran of the Vietnam War visited the high school to help the students understand the mindset of the American soldiers. ...more

VARSITY SWEEPS DIVISION. Junior Hillary Cook speeds downhill in the Giant Slalom run of the Mass Bay Varsity Carnival Race at Nashoba Valley on February 9. Both the CCHS Boys and Girls Varsity ski teams finished in first place in the Omega West Division and will be competing in the Massachusetts state championship at Berkshire East on February 24.(Photo by Marcy Guttadauro)


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