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Staring out onto West Main Street was this towering snowman, which greeted motorists Monday morning as drivers made their way through the accumulating snow.

Judging On Holiday Door Contest To Begin Friday

December 16, 2014 by Special To The ...

Once again, the Cheshire Garden Club will hold its annual Door Decorating Contest.  The contest is open to all Cheshire residents as well as public establishments.
Choose from the following categories: 
1.  Holiday door. 
2. Entire front yard.
3. Holiday youth motif. 
4. Garden Club member only. 
5. Vintage home. 
6. Public/Business.

Ball & Socket Display Artist Reception Tomorrow At Library

December 15, 2014 by Special To The ...

A photo display entitled "Capturing the Before," featuring pictures from the Ball & Socket factory, is currently being shown at the Cheshire Public Library and will be available to the public until Jan. 4, 2015. However, tomorrow, the library will play host to an "Artists Reception" to highlight the work of the local photographers featured in the show. The Reception will begin at 6 p.m.

Chesprocott Providing Free Radon Kits In January

December 14, 2014 by Special To The ...

The month of January has been designated as “Radon Awareness Month” by the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the Connecticut Department of Public Health. January is a time when doors and windows are usually kept closed, making it an ideal time to conduct radon tests.

Memorial For Gozzo To Run Tonight At CHS

December 13, 2014 by Greg Lederer

The Cheshire community is invited to participate in a memorial for 2014 Cheshire High School graduate Isabella Gozzo tonight on the turf at Alumni Field. The event starts at 7 p.m. Gozzo died from injuries sustained in a car accident this morning on Route 9 in Berlin.
A former athlete at CHS, Gozzo was a freshman at Suffolk University in Massachusetts.

CHS Ice Hockey Rallies By Host Indians, Basketball Teams Earn Sweep

On Friday, Cheshire High School ice hockey (6-5-1) scored five straight goals to defeat host North Haven (2-5-1) 5-2 at Northford Ice Pavilion.

CHS Skiing Fares Well In Second Meet, Wrestling And Girls' Ice Hockey Drop Contests

On Wednesday, the Cheshire High School ski teams competed in their second meet at Mount Southington.

CHS Boys' Swim And Dive Stays Unbeaten, B-Ball Teams Sweep Shelton, Wednesday's Varsity Slate

On Tuesday, Cheshire High School boys' swim and dive (3-0) came away victorious 99-79 at Hamden (4-2).

Barile Takes Bronze In New Milford, Ice Hockey Drops Overtime Thriller, Lady Skaters Win At Home

Cheshire High School junior wrestlers produced a strong showing in Saturday's New Milford Tournament.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

Board Approves $70 Million Budget
Members Tack More Than $500,000 Onto Superintendent’s Original Recommendation

by Michael Torelli
The Cheshire Board of Education unanimously approved Superintendent of Schools Dr. Greg Florio’s budget proposal last night, but with some additional changes.

swimming.jpgMeeting The Needs Of Cheshire Swimmers

by Michael Torelli
Cheshire Aquatics Director Sheila Adams has proven that, even though the Community Pool is closed indefinitely, you cannot keep her out of the water.

Where’s The Ladder Truck?
Some Question Delay In Purchasing New Fire Truck

by Michael Torelli
Taxpayers in Cheshire approved a $1.08 million referendum question last November which provided the Cheshire Fire Department with enough funding to purchase a new aerial ladder truck.

CHS Heating Pipe_0.JPGCold Winter Weather Has Caused Problems At School Buildings

by Michael Torelli
Last week’s cold snap resulted in the Cheshire School District having to shell out a few dollars for repairs for burst pipes and boiler issues.

OPINION

Opinion_38.jpgPatience Needed When It Comes To Ladder Truck

Government, whether at the local, state, or federal level, oftentimes gives its citizens plenty of reason for frustration.

SPORTS

Heath Post.jpgCHS Earns Key Division Victory

by Greg Lederer
On Tuesday, Cheshire High School boys’ basketball (7-3, 4-0 in Housatonic Division) rode a fast start into a 72-66 win at Shelton. Both teams entered unbeaten in the division.

pittsley.JPGJube Road Journeys Through Cheshire’s Lesser Known Past

by Michael Torelli
As a fourth-generation resident of Cheshire, Christine Pittsley always had an interest in her hometown—a quintessential farming community that traces its founding back to the 1700s.