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Cheshire's Thomas Mueller (left) and Emily Daly (right) will be playing Jay and Arty in the upcoming production of "Lost in Yonkers," to be presented by Cheshire Community Theater. For more on the coming performances, see this week's Cheshire Herald.

Parks And Rec Fishing Derby Postponed

April 15, 2014 by John Rook

The Annual Steve Horvath Memorial Fishing Derby, sponsored by Cheshire Parks and Recreation, has been postponed today due to inclement weather.

"Lost In Yonkers" Coming To Cheshire Stage

April 14, 2014 by Special To The ...

Neil Simon's Pulitzer Prize-winning play, “Lost In Yonkers”, takes the stage at Cheshire High School's Thorp Auditorium on Friday, April 25, and Saturday, April 26, at 8 p.m., and Sunday, April 27, at 2 p.m. Come meet the dysfunctional Kurnitz family of Yonkers, N.Y. in 1942. Be prepared to experience the full gamut of emotions as their antics make you laugh, cry, and laugh again.

PD Officers' Tips To Keep Walkers, Cyclists Safe

April 13, 2014 by Special To The ...

Whether you walk for the health benefits, mobility without a motor vehicle or to enjoy the great outdoors, the Cheshire Police Department would like to help make sure you are safe while doing so. Crossing streets can be dangerous and we would like to offer some tips to help you get where you are going:

The Hunt Is One For Easter Eggs Today

April 12, 2014 by Special To The ...

Untitled-1_3.jpgThe 64th Annual Cheshire Town Easter Egg Hunt will be held today at 12 p.m. at Cheshire Park on Highland Avenue (Route 10). All Children from age 2 through 12 are invited to participate.

BOE Finance Committee To Discuss Full-Day

April 11, 2014 by John Rook

The Board of Education's Finance Committee is expected to discuss the details of full-day kindergarten at a meeting scheduled for next Tuesday evening, officials announced Thursday night.

Plan For The Purrfect Pizza Tomorrow Night

April 10, 2014 by Special To The ...

Friends of Feral Cheshire Cats (FFCC) is hosting their Fourth Annual Purrfect Pizza Challenge tomorrow, April 11, from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m. at the Masonic Temple Lodge, 9 Country Club Rd.

CHS Varsity Slate For Wednesday

Wednesday's Cheshire High School varsity schedule:

Lady Rams Sweep In Track And Field, Boys' Tennis Wins Second Straight

Cheshire High School girls' outdoor track and field improved to 5-0 on Tuesday, sweeping host Hamden (90-60), Hillhouse (95-54), and Wilbur Cross (79.5-69.5).

CHS Girls' LAX, Softball, Boys' Volleyball And Golf Won On Monday

On Monday, Cheshire High School girls' lacrosse (4-1) posted a 6-1 win at Branford (4-1).

Baseball Continues Hot Streak, Girls' Lacrosse Pulls Away At Amity

On Saturday, Cheshire High School baseball (4-2, 2-0 in Housatonic Division) secured its fourth win in a row 7-3 at Branford (2-3).

CHS Teams Sweep On Thursday

On Thursday, Cheshire High School boys' lacrosse (1-3) ran off 11 straight goals in earning their first win 16-2 over Branford (1-3).

CHS Boys' V-Ball And Tennis Teams Earn Wins, Girls' LAX And Tennis Come Up Short

Cheshire High School boys' volleyball (3-0) stayed unbeaten on Wednesday, sweeping Masuk (1-2) 3-0 by scores of 25-19, 25-10, and 25-19.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

Smart Bus.JPGSchool Bus Cameras Gain Approval

by Michael Torelli
Motorists traveling in Cheshire ought to think twice before passing a school bus with the stop arm out and red lights flashing. If they don’t, it could cost them as much as $450.

Bond Ratings Remain High For Cheshire

by Michael Torelli
The Town of Cheshire recently received good news from two agencies concerning its high-level bond ratings.
Both Fitch Ratings and Moody’s Investor Service released their scores for Cheshire on April 4.

World Lab.JPGCheshire High Making Foreign Languages A Priority

by Michael Torelli
In the Psychology Today article “Life as a Bilingual,” author Francois Grosjean, Ph.D., estimated that approximately 20 percent of citizens in the United States are fluent in two different languages.

New Concussion Clinic Hopes To Stave Off Serious Athletic Injuries

by Michael Torelli
Concussions have become a hot topic in professional sports in recent years, but it’s easy to forget that high school athletes are just as susceptible to the dangerous brain trauma.

OPINION

Opinion_3.jpgCL&P Between Rock And Hard Place

It’s hard to sympathize with a company like Connecticut Light and Power, especially when the memories of days without power, after several storms over the last few years, remain fresh in our minds.
However, one does get the sense that the power company is stuck between a rock and a hard place when it comes to its current tree-trimming program.

SPORTS

Dutchyshyn 5.jpgGirls’ Lacrosse Starts Fast, Beats Conard

by Greg Lederer
With five girls making their first varsity start in last Saturday’s opener, Cheshire High School girls’ lacrosse head coach Dan Warburton felt it was important to build momentum early against Conard (West Hartford).

AROUND TOWN

05_2.jpgOn Your Mark, Get Set, GO!

by John Rook
For some large community events, it can take years for them to weave into the fabric of the community.
Time is needed and word of mouth necessary to grow something from a seedling into a fully-blossomed activity attended and anticipated by most in town.