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Friday, June 4, 2010


Halfway around the world: A student reflects on the CCHS band trip to Japan

As I stepped tentatively into the packed bus that would soon carry me to JFK International Airport, I decided to banish any preconceptions about the noble and ancient country I would soon be visiting. But no matter how I had prepared for the two-week journey in store, the “Land of the Rising Sun” would have surprised me at every turn. ...more

Carlisle Varsity Athletes are strong contributors to Track and Field Teams: Track and Field teams send nine to State championship

The CCHS outdoor track and field teams had another strong season. The girls team went undefeated in the Dual County League Small School and won the DCL small title and both the boys and girls teams both finished third at the Dual County League meet. Carlisle Seniors include Zander Ansara, Kevin Clarke, Phil Lavely, Cam Vazehgoo, Janice Galejs, and Kaytie Innamorati. ...more

Around Home : What the dog did on our April vacation

Considering how many school vacation weeks have found our family traveling absolutely nowhere – due to my work schedule, financial restrictions, or both – I was thrilled that this year’s April vacation saw the kids and me hitting not one but two different destinations. First, we traveled south to Washington, D.C. for four days to visit my sister, Sarah; ...more

Girls varsity softball team heading to MIAA State tournament

The Girls’ Concord-Carlisle softball team heads into the post-season tournament with an outstanding record of 19 wins and only one loss against Gardner, last year’s Division 1 State Championship runner-up. Senior Eri Pernice started on varsity in right field. Senior Captain Georgia Guttadaro started at first base and also occasionally pitched and played ...more

Varsity baseball team looks to next year

The 2010 Concord-Carlisle baseball season has come to a close, with the team posting a losing record. This year’s team was described as “very young,” consisting of far fewer seniors than previous seasons after many talented seniors left for college last year. ...more

Biodiversity Corner : Eastern Phoebe

In a town with enough mosquitoes to plug an oil leak, you have to love flycatchers. The Eastern Phoebe is one of them, a member of the Tyrant Flycatcher family of birds, and soon we will have more. They are raising families in town and at least two nest sites are being watched. ...more

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