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Tracey Harrington/Cheshire Herald
Rachel Harrington spotted a Tree Swallow during the Cheshire Land Trust bird walk earlier this month.

Council To Discuss Public Works Budget Proposal Tonight

March 17, 2015 by John Rook

The Cheshire Town Council will continue their review of Town Manager Michael Milone's $107 million town budget proposal tonight, with the focus being on the Public Works Department.

Annual Rotary Club Pancake Breakfast Set for March 22

March 16, 2015 by Special To The ...

The 45th Annual Cheshire Rotary Club Pancake Breakfast is fast approaching, and all those interested are asked to plan ahead.
The breakfast will be held on Sunday, March 22, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Cheshire High School, 525 South Main St. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for children 12 and under.

Shred Day Will Help Stock Up The Food Pantry

March 14, 2015 by john

Stock the Cheshire Food Pantry and protect your ID at the same time at Shred Day. The event, sponsored by BCI Financial and Constitution Mortgage, will be held on Saturday, March 29, at 219 South Main St., from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. There is a limit of three boxes full of materials per person that can be shred.

Council, School Officials Debate Budget Request

March 13, 2015 by michael torelli

Town and School officials deliberated over the proposed $69 million operating budget for the Cheshire Board of Education last night, focusing on concerns about medical benefits, pension plans, and salaries.

CHS Girls' Tennis, Boys' Volleyball Earn Victories On Thursday

On Thursday, Cheshire High School girls' tennis (8-1) picked up their eighth consecutive victory 4-3 over Guilford (4-4).

CHS Softball, Baseball, Boys' Lacrosse, And Tennis Teams Secure Victories On Wednesday

On Wednesday, Cheshire High School softball (10-0, 5-0 in Housatonic Division) remained unbeaten with a 17-3 victory over Lyman Hall (5-6, 1-4).

CHS Track And Field Teams, Girls' Lacrosse, Boys' Volleyball, and Girls' Golf Earn Wins On Tuesday

On Tuesday, Cheshire High School outdoor track and field teams extended strong seasons at Sheehan.

CHS Softball, Baseball, Boys' Lacrosse, and Tennis Teams Earn Victories On Monday

On Monday, Cheshire High School softball (9-0, 4-0 in Housatonic Division) posted a 2-0 shutout of Amity (7-2, 3-1).

CHS Girls' Lacrosse Wins Big Over South Windsor

On Saturday, Cheshire High School girls' lacrosse (5-3) picked up their third straight win 16-2 over previously unbeaten South Windsor (5-1).

CHS Girls' Tennis Extends Win Streak On Friday, Boys' Volleyball Earns Road Sweep, Girls' Lacrosse To South Windsor On Saturday

On Friday, Cheshire High School girls' tennis (5-1) picked up their fifth straight victory 7-0 over Career/Hillhouse/Hyde Co-Op (1-5).

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

TOP STORIES

Hickory Hill Pulls Application

by Michael Torelli
A local orchard owner recently withdrew his application asking for approval to host outdoor, fee-based events on his property.

monument_0.JPGPutting A Fresh Face On An Old Town Landmark

by Michael Torelli
Memorial Day is often a somber time meant to remember fallen servicemen and women who died while serving their country.

BOE May Slash Initiatives

by Michael Torelli
The Board of Education is dealing with realities of a less-than-desired budget, after the Town Council adopted a $107.87 million budget earlier this month, $69.39 million of which was reserved for the Cheshire School District.

Revamped 911 System To Improve Town Service

by Michael Torelli
A new dispatch program installed at the Cheshire Police Department is expected to provide more efficient handling of emergency calls.

OPINION

Opinion_100.jpgA Tale Of Two Proposals

The Planning and Zoning Commission has dominated local news lately, as the group has considered two highly-controversial proposals.

SPORTS

Julie Roche_0.jpgGirls’ LAX Team Has Found Momentum

by Greg Lederer
After an inconsistent start to the spring season, the Cheshire High School girls’ lacrosse team has found rhythm of late, building a four-game win streak.

AROUND TOWN

Spark 1.jpg“Spark” Lit An Unintended Fuse

by John Rook
The year was 1970. The nation was in the midst of the Vietnam War, and the homefront was becoming yet another battlefield in the conflict.