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Friday, January 29, 2010

BOOKED. As part of Gleason Library’s Community Read, Phil Lotane (on left) moderated a panel discussion on the future of the U.S. Supreme Court inspired by Jeffrey Toobin’s book, The Nine, at Union Hall on January 21. The panel included Appeals Court Justices Barbara Lenk and Mark Green and attorney Greg Peterson. Not shown are James Bohn and attorney Susan Stamps, who represented the town’s political committees (see story, page 9.) (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)

Author George Scarlett loves kids, coaching and Carlisle

If you happen to be biking or walking in Great Brook one weekday morning, don’t be alarmed if you see a distinguished looking gentleman sitting in his car, writing longhand, (that’s no laptop) while listening to Bach and eating his breakfast from a tinfoil wrapper. If there is an aging border collie patrolling the backseat, you’ll know the writer is George ...more

Bedford bank robber arrested in Carlisle hideout

Two days after he allegedly robbed the Brookline Bank in Bedford and five days after he robbed the Citizens Bank in the same town, Hector Marrero, 21, was arrested in Carlisle on Wednesday, January 20, on two charges of unarmed robbery on a Bedford warrant. He also faces two charges from Carlisle police: one for breaking into the North Road home belonging to ...more


CSC interviews superintendent candidate Joyce Mehaffey

As six audience members looked on, Middle School Principal Joyce Mehaffey joined the Carlisle School Committee (CSC) on January 20 for her first public interview in her quest to become the new Carlisle School superintendent/principal. Current superintendent Marie Doyle has submitted her resignation effective June 30. The CSC decided to first open the position ...more

Minuteman reduces Carlisle assessment 9%

Minuteman Regional High School has presented budget reductions for the 2011 fiscal year that will lower assessments to the member towns, resulting in a 7% reduction overall and a 9.04% reduction for Carlisle over FY10. At a January 19 presentation to the regional representatives, Minuteman Superintendent Dr. Ed Bouquillon pointed to complaints from the towns ...more

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