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Have you gotten your copy of The Cheshire Herald yet? If not, here is what you are missing:
*The State of Connecticut has decided to reclassify Webster Correctional Institution, which was closed down several years ago. By no longer recognizing the facility as a prison, the state will be pulling about $200,000 in funding to the town. Read how local officials are reacting to the news.
*On Monday, a threat was found scribbled on the wall of the Cheshire High School boys' bathroom. On Tuesday, increased police presence was provided to ensure everyone felt safer in the building. Learn what was written and how authorities responded.
*The humidity problem at the Cheshire Community Pool still exists, but officials believe the solution is only a few months away. Find out what the Town of Cheshire plans to do, and when they plan to do it.
*Cheshire resident Jim Hoben had always dreamed of going up in a fighter jet. His dream came true recently, with the help of a friend. Read about his experience in the air, and how it came about.
*Check out our editorial this week as we look at how all involved in the threat at the high school handled the situation perfectly.
*As always, our Around Town, Sports, and Schools sections have all your local news and happenings.