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Friday, June 5, 2009


A chat with teachers who are authors

Children are always surprised when they learn their teachers have talents outside the classroom. The Mosquito looked into one area of talent – writing – and had a chat with seven teachers (five from Carlisle School and two from Concord-Carlisle Regional High School) who are published authors. ...more

Cultural Compass: Carlisle Cultural Council 2009 grants

If we are to achieve a richer culture, rich in contrasting values, we must recognize the whole gamut of human potentialities, and so weave a less arbitrary social fabric, one in which each diverse human gift will find a fitting place. - Margaret Mead ...more

around home Compliments from the mouths of babes

I had to look twice at the Mothers’ Day card my six-year-old daughter made for me to be sure I was reading it right. Slanted crayon letters in bright red made the message clear: “Mommy, you rock!” ...more

Biodiversity Corner: Painted Turtles

STOP!! A Painted Turtle trudged in front of our car as we drove down Russell Street. I jumped out and helped it across the road, thrilled to see another live turtle. ...more

Carlisle Comments Crudités or Crud

It is all about the food, isn’t it? Planning ahead for family dinners and a few delectable leftovers for lunch the following day is de rigueur, is it not? Of course it is. ...more

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