The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, August 14, 2009

FAST FOOTWORK. Beck Kerdig (left) tries to move the ball past Macy Levin (center) and Tyler Small (right) at the MLS Soccer Camp sponsored by the Carlisle Recreation Department at Spalding Field this week. In back are (left to right): Richard Chuang, Peter Albanese and Drew Cohen. (Photo by Beth Clarke)

Three finalists named for Town Administrator

On August 11 the Town Administrator Search Committee presented the names of the three candidates for the position to be vacated by the retirement of Town Administrator Madonna McKenzie on September 30. Brian Connolly, School Business Administrator for Walpole, Timothy Goddard, Assistant Town Manager in Framingham, and Jeff Ritter, Interim Municipal Administrator ...more

Architects present options for Carlisle School project

At their August 6 meeting the Carlisle School Building Committee (SBC) got their first look at possible locations for a new PreK-2 school building to replace the aging Spalding Building. HMFH architects Laura Warnick and Doron Bracha presented a variety of layouts and a timeline which targets a Special Town Meeting in January to vote on $20 million in construction ...more


Police nab thieves in town-wide chase

An alert resident, four on-duty police officers including the Police Chief, and four off-duty policemen on detail teamed with Concord Police, Westford Police, Burlington Police, and a Burlington Police dog to capture and arrest two men surprised in the act of burglarizing a Cross Street house. ...more

Will Carlisle be ready in an emergency?

It is beginning to look more and more as if this fall or winter, the town’s Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) may be called to run its first operation in the Carlisle School, an emergency dispensing site (EDS) to vaccinate town residents against the H1N1 virus. ...more

“Teach For America” – the Carlisle connection

Driving home from Canada after the Memorial Day weekend, I turned on the car radio, hoping to catch a program that had been publicized on Maine Public Radio. It was an hour-long lecture by Wendy Kopp, chief executive officer and founder of Teach For America. I had read several newspaper articles about Kopp’s program, which she founded almost 20 years ago ...more


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