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Friday, June 25, 2010

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CCHS teachers sign new contracts

The Concord-Carlisle Teachers Association (CCTA) has voted to approve a one-year and a three-year contract to cover the next four school years. Teachers at the Concord-Carlisle Regional High School (CCHS) will receive a 0.75% raise in both the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 school years. In each of the 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 school years, they will receive a 2.25% ...more

Carlisle School graduates the Class of 2010

At the last minute, misty drizzle forced the Carlisle School Class of 2010 indoors for the graduation ceremony. Spirits were high and excitement evident in all corners of the Corey Auditorium as students, families and faculty gathered to celebrate this milestone. ...more

Highland repairs delayed

The Highland Building Committee decided not to accept the single bid that came in for the construction portion of the building’s stabilization plan at their meeting on June 17. ...more

Carlisle’s not a stranger to domestic violence

Alison Tarmy says the recent murder of two children, a wife and mother-in-law by a Winchester father has had a big impact on her domestic abuse clients. “They’re terrified it could happen to them,” she says. Tarmy is Direct Services Manager for the Domestic Violence Service Network (DVSN), a private organization that partners with police to provide support ...more

Income-mix changes proposed for Benfield Farm: All units still to count toward 40B housing quota

Wrapping up the Benfield Farms 40B hearing for the proposed 26-unit senior development, the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) met Monday night to discuss the draft conditions document. This document contains conditions that would ultimately be attached to the 40B special permit, if granted, to the applicant Neighborhood of Affordable Housing (NOAH). NOAH is a non-profit ...more

CCHS Building Committee formed

The Concord-Carlisle Regional School Committee (RSC) voted to approve a 23-member Concord-Carlisle High School (CCHS) Building Committee at their meeting on June 22. The charge of the committee is to implement the feasibility study agreement between the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) and the regional school district. The new committee will be ...more

Town boards alerted to changes in Open Meeting Law

Since first written in 1958, the Massachusetts Open Meeting Law has governed how town boards and committees conduct their business. Members of various Carlisle boards and committees came together on June 9 to learn about recent revisions to the law scheduled to take effect on July 1. The information left some members perplexed. ...more

CCHS students raise thousands for Haiti relief

[Ed note: Neil Lynch is the Haiti Relief Coordinator for the Concord-Carlisle Regional High School.] ...more

Concord-Carlisle Parents Association awards $24,000 in grants

Through the Annual Appeal, the Concord-Carlisle Parents Association (CCPA) raises money to supplement the classroom and extra-curricular activities at Concord-Carlisle High School(CCHS) to enhance the quality of the educational experience. The committee looks for innovative ideas it can pilot for a year or two. This year, the CCPA distributed $24,000 in grants ...more

Board of Selectmen shorts, June 22

Caroline Hill Scholarship Fund. The Selectmen approved the recommendations of the Scholarship Committee on June 22. Ten local students will receive scholarships for the 2010-2011 academic year in amounts ranging from $2,500 to $500. ...more

News from surrounding towns

The following news items were extracted from material available online. ...more

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