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Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Markman from Vision Dynamics
(From left) Cheshire Library Director Ramona Burkey, resident Ed St. Martin, Lions Club members Elaine Muldowney and Bill Basel were on hand earlier this month as a magnification machine, donated by the Lions Club, was unveiled. The machine replaces an outdated version of the device that allows those with vision impairment to more easily read a wide variety of documents, from books to mail.

90-Minute Delay For Cheshire Public Schools Wednesday

February 12, 2013 by John Rook

Cheshire students haven't been in class since last Thursday after a historic blizzard that began last weekend was responsible for closing schools on Friday, Monday, and Tuesday. That ends tomorrow as students will return to class after a 90-minute delay Wednesday morning, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Greg Florio announced this afternoon.
There will be no a.m. kindergarten.

Town Council Meeting Still On For Tomorrow

February 12, 2013 by John Rook

The Town of Cheshire continues the slow process of cleaning up after the Blizzard of 2013, but life is beginning to go back to normal.
As such, the regularly scheduled meeting of the Cheshire Town Council for tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. in Town Hall, 84 South Main Street, will commence as planned.

Cheshire Schools Closed Tomorrow

February 11, 2013 by Josh Morgan

All Cheshire Schools will be closed tomorrow, Feb. 12, as the town continues to recover from the blizzard.
Superintendent of Schools Dr. Greg Florio made the call Monday afternoon to cancel classes on Tuesday.

CHS Postpones Tuesday's Varsity Contests

February 11, 2013 by Greg Lederer

Cheshire High School has postponed road games tomorrow:
Girls' Basketball (9-10; Housatonic Division Champion at 5-3)
The Lady Rams end the regular season with Thursday's visit to Daniel Hand (12-7) at 7 p.m. Cheshire won the Dec. 7 opener 53-43.
Boys' Basketball (8-8; 5-2)

All Town Roads Passable

February 11, 2013 by Josh Morgan

According to local officials, all Cheshire roads are now cleared to some extent. Some roads might not cleared from curb to curb, but there is clearance for at least one vehicle.

Town Continues To Dig Out As Officials Update Residents

February 11, 2013 by Special To The ...

The following information was released by Cheshire Town Hall:

The sheer volume of snow has required multiple pieces of equipment, including payloaders and backhoes, and all available Town crews and staff have been working around the clock since 7:00 a.m. Friday.

Lady Rams Win Back SCC Title In The Pool, Girls Sweep On Monday

On Monday, Cheshire High School girls' swim and dive (11-0) defeated Amity (11-1) 95-5-88.5 in the dual-meet finale at Hamden Hall Country Day School's Beckerman Athletic Center.

CHS Football Rides Big Second Half to 6-0 Record

Cheshire High School held just a 15-13 lead going to halftime on Friday, but they posted a shut out in the second half and won 36-13 at Hamden (2-4).

CHS Girls Sweep On Friday, Boys' Soccer Falls At Lyman Hall

On Friday, Cheshire High School girls' volleyball (16-0, 7-0 in Housatonic Division) beat Shelton (6-11, 0-6) 3-0.

Murray Earns Second At SCC X-C Meet, Freshmen Pace Girls' Team

On Friday, CHS cross country competed in the Southern Connecticut Conference Championship at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison.

CHS Girls' Swim And Dive Stays Perfect In Branford

On Thursday, Cheshire High School girls' swim and dive (10-0) posted a 95-86 victory against host Branford (5-6) at Walsh Intermediate School.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

candidates.jpgBattle Lines Are Drawn
Candidates Square Off During Forum

by John Rook
Political campaigns are defined by differences between two candidates, and those differences were certainly on display last week in Cheshire.

Start Time Changes Discussed By District

by Michael Torelli
All who have gone to high school can likely remember the groggy mornings and hitting snooze on their alarm clocks.

cell tower.JPGResidents Have Their Say On Tower

by Michael Torelli
A mixture of opinions were offered by residents recently, who filled Town Hall to speak both in favor of and in opposition to the planned 180-foot cell tower on Cheshire Street.

Stark Differences On Term Limits, Economics Define Race For 90th

by Michael Torelli
The race for the Connecticut House of Representatives 90th District seat pits a 30-year politician against a newcomer who has been railing against “career politics” and promoting the need to reassess how districts acquire state funding.

OPINION

Opinion_25.jpgNeed For Tower Exists In Town

It’s understandable that residents in the vicinity of Cheshire’s Wastewater Treatment Plant are hesitant to throw their support behind a new plan that would see a 180-foot cell tower erected in the area.

SPORTS

Colin Thorne_0.jpgCheshire Football Tames Tigers At The Surf Club

by Greg Lederer
Cheshire High School football was aware of the challenge they would face last Friday against Daniel Hand. They hadn’t beaten the host Tigers since 2009 nor had they won at Madison’s Surf Club in five years.

AROUND TOWN

backyard.JPGBackyard Theater Ensemble Makes Mark At Festival

by John Rook
The Backyard Theater Ensemble was begun three years ago by a group of young Cheshire thespians who wanted to keep their acting chops sharp.