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Tracey Harrington/Cheshire Herald
Last month, a large crowd turned out to give blood at the Katherine Toce Memorial Blood Drive.

Markley Up Big, Suzio/Bartolomeo Remains Tight

November 4, 2014 by John Rook

In the race for the Connecticut State Senate, Senator Joe Markley (R-16) appears to be on his way to an easy re-election. Unofficial numbers have Markley up by a vote of 24802 to 4245 over Working Famiilies Party candidate Chris Robertson. However, things between State Senator Dante Bartolomeo (D-13) and Len Suzio remain too close to call.

All Referendum Questions Pass

November 4, 2014 by John Rook

All local referendum questions passed on Tuesday evening, as Cheshire voters gave the thumbs up to a number of projects. Most notably, the request for an additional ladder truck at the Cheshire Fire Department received overwhelming support. The measure passed by a 6378 to 4086 vote tally.

Zupkus With Lead In 89th District

November 4, 2014 by John Rook

First-term State Representative Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) is looking for a win over Democrat Vickie Nardello and appears to have a lead with one town (Bethany) yet to report. With tallies in from Prospect and Cheshire, Zupkus, by unofficial numbers, has a 4355 to 2827 vote lead.

Markley Wins Big In Cheshire

November 4, 2014 by John Rook

An initial vote tally shows State Senator Joe Markley (R-16) winning Cheshire by a large margin over Working Families Party candidate Chris Robertson. Early numbers released have Markley garnering 1702 votes to Robertson's 611.

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.