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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 The machine replaces an outdated version of the device that allows those with vision impairment to more easily read a wide variety of documents, from books to mail.

Superintendent Expected To Make Decision About Friday Classes This Afternoon

February 7, 2013 by John Rook

With the potential for a Friday blizzard in the forecast, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Greg Florio is expected to make a decision this afternoon about whether classes will be canceled tomorrow, according to his office.
Florio will be speaking with other area superintendents later on today to discuss how different districts plan to handle the looming storm.

The Herald Celebrating 60 Years With A Special Feature This Week

February 6, 2013 by John Rook

When you pick up your copy of The Cheshire Herald tomorrow, you'll notice something different.
The front page will resemble what readers saw for the first time back on February 4, 1953 when the first edition of the paper was published.
For 60 years, The Cheshire Herald has been covering this town, reporting its story to you, the residents.

St. Bridget Science Fair Names Its Winners

February 5, 2013 by John Rook

It was a big day for budding scientists on Monday as St. Bridget School held its annual Science Fair.
Students in sixth, seventh, and eighth grades displayed their work in the school's cafeteria, utilizing cardboard cut out displays to show how they devised their experiments and listed their conclusions.

Check Your Health: Make Sure To Get Your Check Up Routine

February 4, 2013 by Special To The ...

Check Your Health_6.jpgCheck Your Health is a web-only feature being offered monthly by The Cheshire Herald. Each month, a professional from MidState Medical Center will offer advice on a different issue pertaining to health.

Make Super Bowl Sunday Special With Some Homemade Chicken Wings

February 3, 2013 by Special To The ...

Having people over for the big game tonight? Need to find something a little better than store-bought chicken wings? Then try your hand at this recipe and be the biggest hit of the night:

Grilled Chicken Wings with Roquefort Dip

Serves 6-8 people

3 lbs. chicken wings, cleaned and trimmed

Select wings of roughly equal size for evenness of cooking.

Ingredients

Marinade:

Cheshire High Community Service Club Holding Fundraiser At FroyoWorld

February 2, 2013 by Special To The ...

The following was received from the Cheshire High Community Service Club:

CHS Girls' Soccer Drops Regular Season Finale At SHA, Wednesday's Varsity Schedule

On Tuesday, Cheshire High School girls' soccer (9-4-3, 4-2-2 in Housatonic Division) lost 2-1 in the regular season finale at Sacred Heart Academy (8-6-2).

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.

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.