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Marine Col. Harvey "Barney" Barnum (ret), one of two Cheshire residents to have been awarded with the Congressional Medal of Honor, received a very special recognition last week when the USS Harvey C. Barnum (DDG-124) was named after him. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus (center) joined Barnum at the ceremony in Washington, D.C.

Town Council Meeting Cancelled

August 23, 2016 by John Rook

The Cheshire Town Council meeting scheduled for this evening has been cancelled.
Members had been expected to adopt the Five Year Capital Expenditure Budget. Now, the Council has scheduled a meeting for Tuesday, Aug. 30 to recap the budget, with the expectation of adopting the proposal on Wednesday, Aug. 31.

Cheshire Land Trust In Need Of Volunteers

August 22, 2016 by Special To The ...

Whether you are a member of the Cheshire Land Trust, a supporter of the group, or looking to become involved, there are a number of upcoming volunteer opportunities that need extra hands.
Students in need of community service, non-profit requirements, or just interested in helping, can consider volunteering for a variety of upcoming activities. Most options involved two-hour shifts.

Friends of CPFA/Artsplace Author Event Coming Next Month

August 20, 2016 by Special To The ...

Cheshire native Emily Arsenault, author of "The Evening Spider," will be on hand for the Friends of CPFA/Arstplace Author Event on Thursday, Sept. 29, at Lane Construction, 90 Fieldstone Court.
Arsenault is the author of several books, including "The Broken Teaglass" and "What Strange Creatures." This event is the primary fundraiser for Art Heals and other special art programs in Cheshire.

Final Summer Concert, Take Two

August 19, 2016 by John Rook

Last Friday was supposed to be the last scheduled concert in the Parks and Recreation Department's annual Summer Concert Series, however Mother Nature had other ideas.
With dangerous thunderstorms in the area, the concert was cancelled. However, this evening's weather looks much more promising, and as such the concert is expected to kick off without delay.

CHS Football Returns To Work At Alumni Field

On Monday, Cheshire High School football opened their fall conditioning camp for the 2016 season. Cheshire graduated 20 players after a 4-6 season last fall.

Bishop Breaks Second National Record, Earns Third Gold Medal In YMCA LC National Championship

On Sunday in Indianapolis, Indiana, Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club's Karl Bishop wrapped up a historic performance in the YMCA Long Course National Championship.

Bishop Earns Share Of YMCA Long Course National Crown

On Saturday in Indianapolis, Indiana, Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club's Karl Bishop picked up his second gold medal in the YMCA Long Course National Championship.

Sea Dog Swimmers Make Impact In Friday's Section Of The YMCA LC National Championship

On Friday, Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club's Liz Boyer placed fifth in the 400-meter individual medley (5:01.86) in the YMCA Long Course National Championship in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club Shines In YMCA LC National Championship

On Thursday in Indianapolis, Indiana, Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club members Lily Kurtz (200-meter breaststroke, 2:41.23), Jack Doherty (100-meter butterfly, 56.16), and Brooke Perrotta (100-meter butterfly, 1:01.83) all contributed fourth places in the YMCA Long Course National Championship.

Bishop Defends His YMCA National Swim Title In Record Time

On opening night of the YMCA Long Course National Championship in Indianapolis, Indiana, Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club's Karl Bishop defended his crown in the men's 1,500-meter freestyle (15:35.36) on Wednesday and lowered his previous national record (15:47.16) set last year.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald


Gadd.jpgGadd Hired As New Principal At CHS

by John Rook
Cheshire High School has a new principal.

Focus Shifts To BOE Master Plan

by Michael Torelli
Though the Board of Education has requested $1.7 million in new spending in the 2016-17 Capital Budget, members of the Town Council seem more concerned about proposals that may be coming down the road.

Sansone 2.jpgInternship Allows Sansone An Inside Look At Rio Olympic Games

by Greg Lederer
Every four years, Alexis Sansone anticipates watching the Summer Olympic Games with her family in Cheshire.

PD Eyes Radio Upgrades

by Michael Torelli
A complete overhaul to the Town’s public safety communications system, the replacement of cruiser cameras as well as implementation of body cameras, and purchasing some new vehicles make up this year’s capital budget requests from the Cheshire Police Department.


Opinion_115.jpgBody Cameras A Must For All PDs

The Cheshire Police Department has made several requests for funding in the Town’s five-year capital budget plan.


Brooke Jackson_1.jpgJackson Commits For LAX

by Greg Lederer
Cheshire’s Brooke Jackson has grown up around the game of lacrosse.


Maries Luncheonette.jpgMarie's Luncheonette: Good Coffee, And A Heaping Helping Of Personality

by John Rook
What makes a business a success? Entrepreneurs have been asking that question for generations.


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