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Cheshire resident Joellen Putnam has dedicated the past year to holding prayer gatherings at two local churches, where she and fellow Christians connect to pray for those battling cancer. For more on Putnam and her ministry, see an upcoming edition of The Cheshire Herald.

Candidates Named For Upcoming Election

July 29, 2015 by John Rook

The Democratic and Republican Town Committees nominated candidates on Tuesday evening for the upcoming local elections. The following are a list of the candidates that were endorsed:

Town Council

At Large
Democrats:*Patti Flynn-Harris, Jeff Falk, Matt Abdifar, and Richard Pulisciano
Republicans: *Sylvia Nichols, *Rob Oris, *James Sima, *Tim Slocum, and Paul Bowman

Milone Proposing $14.7 Million In Spending For 2015-2016 Capital Budget

July 28, 2015 by michael torelli

Town Manager Michael Milone has proposed a $54.86 million five-year capital expenditure plan, $14.7 million of which is suggested for the 2015-16 Fiscal Year.
After using state, federal, and local funds, however, as well as tapping into the Town’s capital nonrecurring account, Milone’s five-year expenditure plan will total $42.47 million in new costs.

Block Party To Showcase Businesses, Support Food Pantry

July 25, 2015 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Shopping Center will hold a Block Party on July 31. Join them next Friday, at 959 South Main St., from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Consignment Originals, along with the YMCA, The Locker Room, Pier One Imports, AT&T, Bagelicious, Wayback Burgers, FoodWorks and Tan Lines Optional will each offer samples, in-store demonstrations, deals and more for a fun, family friendly event.

Cheshire Reds 8-U Drops World Series Game To CT Rival

July 24, 2015 by Greg Lederer

On Friday at Huntingdon Park-Clemente Field in Waterbury, Cheshire Reds (17-8) fell 12-6 to Wolcott BAW in the American Amateur Baseball Congress World Series.
Cheshire returns to action tonight at 6:30 p.m.

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

TOP STORIES

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

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.

SPORTS

Brooke Jackson_1.jpgJackson Commits For LAX

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

AROUND TOWN

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.