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Friday, July 16, 2010

COOL MAN. Kids learn swimming fundamentals at local pools as part of the Carlisle Recreation Summer Fun program. Shown are (left to right) Madlyn Gambino with teacher Emma Marshall, Hayes Sagalyn in vest and Marianna Gambino on steps. (Photo by Carol Bailey)

Two housebreaks reported in July

Burglars broke into an East Street residence on July 1 and took some jewelry and a laptop computer. The owners, who were away from the house between 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., discovered and reported the theft when they returned home shortly before 6 p.m. Entry to the house was gained through an unlocked window opening on to a screened porch, according to Police ...more

Carlisle School project reviewed, utility bid accepted

The Carlisle School Building Committee (SBC) reviewed the latest design iteration of the new school building at their July 8 meeting, before discussing the three bids received for the pre-construction utility work. They ultimately decided to recommend that the Selectmen accept the $343,495 bid of D’Amico, Inc., the construction company used for the school’s ...more


Invasive beetle nears Carlisle

The news that an infestation of the Asian Longhorned Beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) was found in Boston means this highly destructive hardwood pest is now within 20 miles of Carlisle. If the Asian Longhorned Beetle spreads from its current primarily urban environment, “it has the potential to seriously alter ...more

“When in the Course of human events...”

It was Sunday morning, July 4, 20 minutes before noon, when people began to arrive at the Revolutionary War Memorial for the reading of the Declaration of Independence and the reading of the names of those 16 Carlisle Minutemen who marched to Concord to fight the British at the Old North Bridge on April 19, 1775, at the beginning of the Revolutionary War. ...more


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