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Local writer Kristi Hayes, who works for a company called Otherworld, was on hand at Highland School Friday morning to participate in the school's annual Career Day. For more on this story, see next week's Cheshire Herald.

Plenty Of Holiday-Themed Events This Weekend

December 6, 2013 by John Rook

It's hard to believe but the holiday season is in full swing. Thanksgiving has come and gone as has Hanukkah, and Christmas is a mere 19 days away.
If you're looking to get into some holiday cheer, think about filling your weekend schedule with a few of these fun local events:

Today, Dec. 6

Sensitive Santa
Cheshire Fitness Zone Pediatric Therapy

First-Come First-Served For Christmas Trees at Calvary Life Family Worship Center

December 5, 2013 by John Rook

If you're looking to spruce up your holiday decorations, join Calvary Life Family Worship Center on Saturday, Dec. 14 as they hand out free Christmas trees. The event will take place from 8 to 10 a.m. at the Center, 174 East Main St.

Join CHS Music Department For Winter Concert

December 4, 2013 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire High School Music Department will hold its annual Instrumental Music Winter Concert on Thursday, Dec. 12, beginning at 7:30 p.m., in CHS’s Thorp Auditorium, 525 South Main St. The CHS Concert Band, String Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra, Symphonic Band, and Marching Ram Band all will be featured.

Check Your Health: New Approaches Improve Recovery For Hip Replacement Surgery

December 3, 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.

CHS Softball Falls To Spartans In SCC Semis, Boys' Golf Beats Rival

In Thursday's Southern Connecticut Conference semifinals, Cheshire High School softball (top seed, 20-2) came up short 3-0 against Housatonic Division rival Amity (fifth, 16-6) at West Haven.

CHS Softball Beats Foran In SCC Quarters, Boys' V-Ball Ends Season, Golf Teams Split

In Wednesday's Southern Connecticut Conference quarterfinals, Cheshire High School softball (top seed, 20-1) defeated Foran (eighth, 11-10) 7-1.

Skibitcky, Simione Win Titles For CHS On Tuesday

On Tuesday, Cheshire High School junior track and field athlete Janaia Skibitcky took home three medals from the Southern Connecticut Conference Championship at Sheehan.

Stauffer Returns To D-III National Final, CHS Boys' Lacrosse Falls In Finale

Sophomore mid-fielder Nicole Stauffer, a 2013 Cheshire High School graduate, contribute to Trinity College women's lacrosse beating Franklin & Marshall College 11-6 in Saturday's NCAA Division III semifinal in Chester, Pennsylvania.

CHS Softball Caps Best Regular Season, Baseball And Boys' Tennis Also Win On Friday

On Friday, Cheshire High School softball (19-1, two-time defending Housatonic Champion at 8-0) beat North Haven (10-10) 9-1 to sweep the series.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

Fighting Hartford
Town Says Cap On Motor Vehicle Tax Will Cost Cheshire Thousands

by Michael Torelli
Part of a proposed Connecticut State Senate bill could result in a loss of nearly $300,000 in revenue for Cheshire, starting in 2017.

veterans_1.JPGAt High School, Veterans Take Center Stage At Special Luncheon

by Michael Torelli
Cheshire resident Tom Riccitelli was just 18 years old and a high school graduate when he was drafted into the military.

Prepping For The Worst
PD Prepares For Possible Kidnapping Scenario

by Michael Torelli
When an adult or child is abducted, law enforcement officials have only a few hours to gather information if they expect to return the missing person home safely.

Elim Park Offers Annual “Gifts” To PD, FD

by Michael Torelli
The Cheshire Town Council recently accepted a donation of $340,000 from Elim Park to be used towards expenses at the local Fire and Police departments.

OPINION

Opinion_50.jpgA Matter Of Trust Between The Town And State

Trust is essential to the survival of any good relationship.

SPORTS

Rennie 5.jpgCHS Softball Wins For Seniors

by Greg Lederer
After tearing her anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus last November, Cheshire High School’s Casey Harding wasn’t sure about the prospects for her senior season of softball.

AROUND TOWN

Vietnam 1.jpgRefugees Of Vietnam War Were Welcomed And Scorned In 1975

War is hell. That’s how General William Sherman described it during the American Civil War, as his Union soldiers decimated much of the South during what has become known as Sherman’s March to the Sea.