Skip to main content

e-Edition FAQs

Do you have e-Edition Questions? Click Here to find your answers.

Navigation


Resized DSC_0402.jpg
Michael Torelli/Cheshire Herald
Concrete has been poured and walls are starting to go up for the new Cheshire Community Food Pantry, located on Sandbank Road.

Town Council Meeting Tonight

December 30, 2014 by John Rook

The Cheshire Town Council plan to get in some important work before the calendar officially flips to 2015.
The Council will meet tonight in its last gathering before the new year and will discuss two issues that have become the focus of much debate over the last several months.

REMINDER: The Herald Will Once Again Publish Early This Week

December 29, 2014 by John Rook

The Cheshire Herald will once again be publishing early this week in honor of the New Year's Day Holiday on Thursday. The paper will be distributed and made available at newsstands on Wednesday, Dec. 31. We will return to our normal Thursday publishing scheduled on Jan. 8.

Check Out Art Show And Support Ball & Socket

December 27, 2014 by Special To The ...

The Small Works Art Show and Sale will be held now through Jan. 10 at A Fresh Perspective Art Studio and Gallery, 116 Elm St. in the Watch Factory Shoppes. The show will feature original artwork, including watercolors, oils, acrylics, mixed media, photography, wood sculpture, pen/ink and collage sculpture by 32 local and regional artists.

Support Settembri And Gozzo Families With Luminaries

December 26, 2014 by Special To The ...

Cheshire’s Lights of Hope is selling luminaries in support of two town families who have suffered tragedy in recent weeks.
Residents are asked to place a single luminary in front of their homes on New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31. The luminaries are available for $5 at R.W. Hines Ace Hardware, 231 Maple Ave. Proceeds will go to the Settembri and Gozzo families.

Skibitcky, Murray Earn Regional Honors In Track And Field Meet

On Saturday, Cheshire High School track and field athletes Janaia Skibitcky and Brendan Murray secured All-New England honors in the 71st New England Interscholastic Championship at Willowbrook Park in New Britain.

CHS Softball To Play For First Unbeaten Season On Saturday Against Rival

On Saturday, Cheshire High School softball (top seed, 26-0) seeks their first state title and unbeaten season against Housatonic Division rival Amity (sixth, 21-5) in the Class LL final at West Haven.

CHS Softball Shuts Out NFA In Class LL Semis, Skibitcky Wins First State Open Crown, Golfers Play In D-I Open

In Monday's Class LL semifinals, Cheshire High School softball (top seed, 26-0) defeated Norwich Free Academy (fifth, 21-6) 2-0 at West Haven.

CHS Boys' Volleyball Falls In Class L Quarter At Darien

On Friday, Cheshire High School boys' volleyball (seventh seed, 16-6) came up short 3-2 (16-25, 25-21, 20-25, 25-21, 13-15) in a Class L quarterfinal at Darien (second, 22-1).

CHS Softball To Play In LL Semis On Monday

On Monday, Cheshire High School softball (top seed, 25-0) visits West Haven to play Norwich Free Academy (fifth, 19-4) in the Class LL semifinals at 4 p.m.

CHS Softball Advances To Class LL Semis, Girls' LAX Falls In Quarterfinal, Boys' V-Ball To Visit Darien On Friday

On Thursday, Cheshire High School softball (top seed, 25-0) extended their unbeaten season with a 9-0 shutout of Middletown (eighth, 16-7) in the Class LL quarterfinals.

CHS Softball And Boys' Volleyball Reach Class Quarters, Skibitcky Wins LL Gold Medals, Boys' Lacrosse Falls In Thriller

CHS Softball And Boys' Volleyball Reach Class Quarters, Skibitcky Wins LL Gold Medals, Boys' Lacrosse Falls In Thriller

CHS Girls' Lacrosse Beats Falcons In Class L First Round, Boys' Golf Takes Sixth In SCC, Baseball Ends Season

On Tuesday, Cheshire High School girls' lacrosse (fifth seed, 14-5) defeated Fairfield Ludlowe (12th, 9-8) 15-11 in the Class L First Round.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

TOP STORIES

Old Dump Site Attracts Attention Of DEEP
Lot On Land Slated For Controversial Subdivision Needs Cleaning, State Concludes

by Michael Torelli
Residents of Mountain Road finally received some answers as to what the state plans to do about an illegal landfill located off of Cornwall Avenue, near where a new housing development has been proposed.

website.pngTown’s Website Gets Ready For A Makeover

by Michael Torelli
The Town of Cheshire website is slated to get a facelift this year, as Town officials recently opened responses to a Request for Proposal seeking companies interested in completing the makeover.

“No Frills” In BOE Capital Budget

by Michael Torelli
The Board of Education recently supported a five-year capital expenditure plan totaling $18.32 million, $1.7 million of which is earmarked for the upcoming fiscal year.

geo fair.JPGSt. Bridget Students “Traveled” The World Before End Of School

by John Rook
Each year, St. Bridget School takes a trip.

OPINION

Opinion_108.jpgTime For DEEP, Property Owner To Step Up

As this publication, and other readers gracious enough to submit letters to the editor, have pointed out recently, there is only so much the Cheshire Planning and Zoning Commission and, by extension, local residents can do when it comes to development proposals.

SPORTS

Alyssa Stevens.jpgGoalie Makes College Choice

by Greg Lederer
Alyssa Stevens has a unique story in how she first became a field hockey goalkeeper at Cheshire High School.

AROUND TOWN

Dave Dykeman.jpgA Showcase Of Gridiron Talent

by Greg Lederer
Back on June 4, the Cheshire Academy campus was abuzz with football fever. Approximately 330 players and 65 coaches from over 20 colleges took to the turf at Simosa Field for the Champions Football Camp.