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Michael Torelli/Cheshire Herald
Crews began tearing down the Winslow Road home where a Cheshire woman, Beverly Mitchell, was found dead on June 14, after officials say the first floor of the structure collapsed under the weight of items collected by Mitchell. The Town of Cheshire was able to secure permission from Mitchell's next of kin to demolish the structure, after they waved any rights to the property or possessions found inside the home. For more on this, see an upcoming edition of The Herald.

CCT Holding Book Drive For Upcoming Play/Local Hospitals

August 1, 2014 by Special To The ...

Cheshire Community Theater, in conjunction with its September production of "The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fair(l)y (Stoopid) Tales" will be holding a book drive to benefit Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital and St. Jude's Hospital. Children and teen books, both new and gently used, will be accepted through September 15.

Chamber Carnival Coming To Bartlem Once Again

July 31, 2014 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Chamber of Commerce will again present a carnival at Bartlem Park featuring rides, games, and food booths. The carnival will run from 6 to 10 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 8, and from 2 to approximately 10 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9. New this year will be an assortment of food trucks on site.
For further information, call the Chamber at (203) 272-2345.

Residents Blast Proposed Dunkin' Donuts Drive-Thru

July 29, 2014 by michael torelli

Several residents spoke out against the proposed Dunkin’ Donuts drive-thru last night, stating that both the Shell station on West Main Street, where the drive-thru installation is planned, and the adjacent state road are already too congested.

Chesprocott Warns Residents To Protect Against Mosquito Bites After West Nile Virus Detected

July 28, 2014 by Special To The ...

Chesprocott Health District announces that mosquitos trapped on July 16 in East Haven have tested positive for carrying the West Nile Virus. The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station tests weekly over 90 trapping stations located all throughout Connecticut and one of those trapping stations is located in Cheshire, which is one of the three towns the Health District covers.

Birth To Three Program Being Promoted In Town

July 26, 2014 by John Rook

The Cheshire Birth to Three Program is a certified provider for the Connecticut state and federally funded Birth to Three System that provides services for families with infants and toddlers with developmental delays. To become eligible for services, a child must meet certain state requirements.

BOE Requesting $2.28 Million For This Year

July 25, 2014 by michael torelli

The Cheshire Board of Education proposed a $17.88 million five year capital budget plan at the Town Council Meeting last night.
Of those funds, $2.28 million will be used in the upcoming fiscal year for projects such as Cheshire High School window replacements, districtwide lavatory and flooring upgrades, and a storage solution that would remove the nine containers placed around CHS.

Cheshire American Legion Senior Baseball Holds Off Host Stamford, Wins First Regional Crown

On Tuesday, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball (29-10) beat host Stamford (31-6-1) 7-5 to capture the program's first Southern Division Super Regional Tournament at Cubeta Stadium.

Cheshire American Legion Senior Baseball Shuts Down Defending Champion Branford

On Sunday, at Cubeta Stadium in Stamford, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball (28-10) posted a 2-0 shutout of defending state champ Branford (32-3) in the Super Regional Tournament.

Cheshire American Legion Baseball Rallies To Beat Host Stamford In Super Regionals

On Saturday, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball (27-10) came from behind to beat host Stamford (29-5-1) 5-4 in 10 innings at Cubeta Stadium.

Harding Attends WPSL Semis

In the first of two Women's Premier Soccer League semifinals on Saturday, Cailynn Harding and Connecticut Football Club (CFC) Passion lost 2-0 to the Houston Aces at Arundel High School (Gambrills, Maryland).

Cheshire Girls Win LAX Title In Newington!

At Clem Lemire Recreation Complex in Newington, Cheshire girls' lacrosse won the 13-U Nutmeg State Games Tournament on Saturday.

Branco Oversaw Ultimate Soccer Academy This Week In Cheshire

The Ultimate Soccer Academy camp ran this week at Quinnipiac Park.

Cheshire American Legion Senior Baseball Sweeps Trumbull, Wins Sectional Finals At CHS

After forfeiting a game they led 8-2 in the eighth inning yesterday, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball (26-10) beat Trumbull 10-4 and 12-2 at Cheshire High School to win the Southern Division Sectional finals 2-1.

Cheshire American Legion Senior Baseball Forfeits Sectional Opener To Trumbull

On Wednesday, at Cheshire High School, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball (fourth seed, 24-10) lost the first game of the Southern Division Sectional finals in unusual fashion.

Cheshire Field Hockey League Is Running In Full Swing

Cheshire Field Hockey League is currently running on Mondays at Cheshire High School's Alumni Field.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

Residents Rail Against Drive-Thru

by Michael Torelli
There is no mistaking where neighboring residents stand on the issue of a Dunkin’ Donuts drive-thru being installed in a gas station off of West Main Street.

Robots.JPGGetting Up Close And Personal With Robots

by Michael Torelli
Cones were stationed around a couple of Cheshire Public Library parking spaces on July 10 for a special event.

Arizon Contract In Holding Pattern
Vacations And Objections To Agreement Delay Pool Cover Design

by Michael Torelli
To some, summer is a time for relaxation and vacation. For others, such as those trying to finalize the contract with Missouri-based Arizon Structures, LLC to build a tension membrane cover over the Cheshire Community Pool, summer can be a difficult time.

Schiaroli.JPGAfter 25 Years, Building Official Schiaroli Retiring

by Michael Torelli
Bert Schiaroli can recite residential building code and knows his way around construction sites. For the past 25 years, Schiaroli has been the man responsible for making sure that the work completed in this community rose to the standards set by Town of Cheshire.

OPINION

Opinion_16.jpgA Swing And Miss For Trumbull

In the end, the controversy surrounding Cheshire American Legion’s first game against Trumbull had little bearing on the outcome of the short three-game series. Cheshire was able to sweep a double-header on Thursday, July 24, meaning they advanced in the postseason, ready to play another day.

SPORTS

Jon Koski_0.jpgForfeit Is Story Of Baseball Opener

by Greg Lederer
On July 23, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball looked to be well on the verge of taking their Sectional finals opener against Trumbull at Cheshire High School. But, with an 8-2 lead heading into the top of the eighth inning, the game ended abruptly in controversial fashion.

AROUND TOWN

File Photo - Lonergan back right, playing bassoon.jpgBassoonist Sue Lonergan And CSO: A Perfect Fit

by John Rook
There are few instruments as distinctly recognizable as a bassoon.
While the untrained eye may not be able to decipher between a violin and viola, or quickly tell the difference between a bass and electric guitar, the bassoon offers no such issues.


 

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