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Photo courtesy of Thomas Mulholland
The spirits are set to come alive again at Hillside Cemetery as Thomas Mulholland (front) and a group of actors are preparing to tell some of Cheshire's most interesting tales. For more on the upcoming event, see next week's Cheshire Herald.

CCT Holding Book Drive For Upcoming Play/Local Hospitals

August 1, 2014 by Special To The ...

Cheshire Community Theater, in conjunction with its September production of "The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fair(l)y (Stoopid) Tales" will be holding a book drive to benefit Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital and St. Jude's Hospital. Children and teen books, both new and gently used, will be accepted through September 15.

Chamber Carnival Coming To Bartlem Once Again

July 31, 2014 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Chamber of Commerce will again present a carnival at Bartlem Park featuring rides, games, and food booths. The carnival will run from 6 to 10 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 8, and from 2 to approximately 10 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9. New this year will be an assortment of food trucks on site.
For further information, call the Chamber at (203) 272-2345.

Residents Blast Proposed Dunkin' Donuts Drive-Thru

July 29, 2014 by michael torelli

Several residents spoke out against the proposed Dunkin’ Donuts drive-thru last night, stating that both the Shell station on West Main Street, where the drive-thru installation is planned, and the adjacent state road are already too congested.

Chesprocott Warns Residents To Protect Against Mosquito Bites After West Nile Virus Detected

July 28, 2014 by Special To The ...

Chesprocott Health District announces that mosquitos trapped on July 16 in East Haven have tested positive for carrying the West Nile Virus. The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station tests weekly over 90 trapping stations located all throughout Connecticut and one of those trapping stations is located in Cheshire, which is one of the three towns the Health District covers.

CHS Varsity Slate For Friday

Friday's Cheshire High School varsity sports schedule:

CHS Girls' Volleyball Avenges Only Loss Against Mercy, Varsity Slate For Thursday

On Thursday, Cheshire High School girls' volleyball (9-1, 3-0 in Housatonic Division) swept Mercy (7-4) 3-0 (25-18, 25-21, 25-11) to earn their eighth straight win and avenge their only loss (3-1) from Sept. 14.

Pierpont Posts OT Game-Winner For CHS Field Hockey, Girls' Volleyball To Host Mercy On Wednesday

In overtime on Tuesday, Cheshire High School field hockey (5-2-1-1) picked up a 1-0 victory at Branford (4-2-0-1).

CHS Girls' Swim And Dive And Boys' Soccer Stay Unbeaten On Monday, Volleyball Extends Win Streak

On Monday, Cheshire High School girls' swim and dive earned a 97-73 victory over Mercy (2-5) at Hamden Hall.

CJF Fourth Grade Reaches 3-1, Sunday's Schedule

Last Sunday, Cheshire Junior Football fourth grade (3-1) posted a 26-0 shutout of host Wallingford.

CA Football Wins Home Opener

In Saturday's home opener, Cheshire Academy football (1-1) picked up their first win 42-14 over Avon Od Farms School.

CHS Girls' Soccer Earns Road Win On Saturday

On Saturday, Cheshire High School girls' soccer (3-3-2, 1-1-2 in Housatonic Division) won 2-1 at Joel Barlow (3-2-3).

CHS Cross Country Teams Shine In Nonnewaug Invite, Field Hockey And Girls' Volleyball Earn Road Wins

In Friday's Nonnewaug Invite, Cheshire High School cross country teams both secured medals.

CHS Girls' Volleyball, Soccer Teams Sweep On Thursday

On Thursday, Cheshire High School boys' soccer (7-0, 4-0 in Housatonic Division) remained unbeaten with a 2-1 win at Sheehan (2-2-2, 2-1-1).

From This Week's Cheshire Herald


1-(l to r) Dodd Principal Jeffrey Solan and Superintendent of Schools Greg Florio.jpgFlorio Stepping Down As Superintendent

by Michael Torelli
Cheshire Superintendent of Schools Dr. Greg Florio recently announced that he will be leaving his position after being hired as executive director of the Capitol Region Education Council (CREC), an organization that provides programs and services to 35 school districts in 36 towns in the Greater Hartford area.

No Word On Zone Change

by Michael Torelli
The Cheshire Planning and Zoning Commission held a public hearing open for the third time regarding a zone text change to allow working farms to host fee-based outdoor events on site.

Candidates Grapple With Balance Between Growth And Tradition

by Michael Torelli
When Cheshire was first founded, residents prided themselves on being a part of a small farming community.

Neighbors Voice Concerns About Coleman Road Subdivision Plan

by Michael Torelli
Residents from Tamarack Road and the surrounding area recently attended a Planning and Zoning Commission meeting to raise concerns about a proposed subdivision off of Coleman Road.


Opinion_69.jpgFlorio Tenure A Success

For more than two decades, Greg Florio has been a part of Cheshire education. Hired in 1991, he moved his way up through the ranks of the School District’s administration, eventually being named Superintendent 11 years ago.


Panru Jing.jpgRams Riding Hot Streaks

by Greg Lederer
Winners of seven straight matches, Cheshire High School girls’ volleyball (8-1, 3-0 in Housatonic Division) is gaining momentum at the mid-way point of the regular season.


billiard.JPGLukas Fracasso-Verner Lining Up His Shot To Compete In China

by Michael Torelli
Enter Yale Billiards of Wallingford, and chances are you might run into Lukas Fracasso-Verner.