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Cheshire resident Jaime Collins was recently diagnosed with a rare genetic mutation that increases her chances of being diagnosed with certain types of cancer, and she is now trying to raise awareness about it. For more on Collins' story, see this week's The Cheshire Herald.

Town Hall And Library Closed For Day, All Activities Cancelled

February 2, 2015 by John Rook

Cheshire Town Hall will remain closed for the remainder of the day, officials have announced. All Town-related meetings and activities scheduled for this afternoon/evening have been cancelled. In addition, the Cheshire Public Library will also remain closed.

CHS Basketball Games Rescheduled, Tuesday's Varsity Slate

February 2, 2015 by Greg Lederer

Due to the winter weather, Cheshire High School varsity contests have been postponed. Changes are below:
Boys' Basketball (8-5, 4-0)
The Rams will now host Xavier (9-4) on Tuesday at 7 p.m. Xavier won the Dec. 19 opener by a score of 66-52.
Photo of junior Heath Post was taken by James Brandolini/Cheshire Herald.

Cheshire Herald Office Closed Today

February 2, 2015 by John Rook

Due to the inclement weather, The Cheshire Herald office will be closed today. We will reopen tomorrow morning for our normal offices hours (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

Additional Closings/Delays Announced Due To Weather

February 2, 2015 by John Rook

The snow is falling in Cheshire and ice/freezing rain is expected to mix in this afternoon, making for trecherous travel conditions. As such, several Town offices have announced closures and delays for today. In addition to all public schools, St. Bridget School and Cheshire Academy are also closed. The Cheshire Food Pantry is closed, as is the Cheshire YMCA Early Learning Center.

CHS Varsity Spring Sports Slate For Monday

CHS Varsity Spring Sports Slate For Monday

CHS Softball, Baseball, Boys' Tennis, And LAX Teams Sweep On Friday

On Friday, Cheshire High School softball (11-0, 5-0 in Housatonic Division) extended their undefeated season with an 11-0 win at North Haven (5-6).

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).

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.


 

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