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Michael Torelli/Cheshire Herald
The Town Hall building is getting a touch-up thanks to Scholar Painting, with staff scraping away old paint in preparation of slapping on a new coat.

Wreath Laying Ceremony Tomorrow

May 27, 2016 by john

Cheshire’s annual Memorial Day wreath-laying ceremony honoring the men and women who died serving in America’s armed forces will be held on the green in front of First Congregational Church, 111 Church Dr., tomorrow, May 28, at 10 a.m.

Strawberry Festival Fast Approaching

May 26, 2016 by Special To The ...

Cheshire's 79th annual Strawberry Festival and Craft Fair will be held Saturday, June 18, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the green in front of First Congregational Church, 111 Church Dr., which host the highly-anticipated event each year. Admission is free and all are invited. The event is hosted by the First Congregational Church.

Progress Being Made on CHS Concession Stand Project

May 25, 2016 by michael torelli

Town Councilors were provided an update during their meeting last night on the concession stand and bathroom facility at the Cheshire High School Maclary Athletic Complex—a project of which school and Town officials hope to put out to bid in the coming weeks.

No Action Taken On Clearview Farm Preserve Proposal

May 24, 2016 by John Rook

It was expected that the Planning and Zoning Commission would make a final decision on the proposed 21-lot subdivision off of Mountain Road last evening.
However, PZC members once again decided to delay their decision on the controversial plan.

Cheshire AL Senior Baseball Rallies To Beat Stratford In Super Regional

On Sunday at Palmer Field in Middletown, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball (fourth seed, 24-8) came from behind to beat Stratford (third, 25-6) 10-3 in the Super Regional.

Cheshire AL Baseball Teams Earn Split Of State Tournament Action On Saturday

On Saturday, Cheshire American Legion Junior baseball (fourth seed, 23-4) defeated Glastonbury (12th, 15-13) 5-2 at Cheshire High School to reach the 17-U Northern Division Final Four next week.

CHS, Dodd Fall Sports Physicals Are Coming Up

Cheshire High School fall physicals for Marching Band and girls’ sports are planned for Wednesday, Aug. 10.

Cheshire AL Senior Baseball Explodes For Big Win Over Middletown, Sweeps Southern Division Sectional Series

On Thursday at Cheshire High School, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball (fourth seed, 23-7) used a season-high run total to beat Zone 3 rival Middletown (20th, 10-18) 15-8 and sweep their Southern Division Sectional Series.

Organizers Are Planning For Second Theresa's Battleship 3 vs. 3 Basketball Tournament

The Second Annual Theresa’s Battleship 3 vs. 3 Basketball Tournament is scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 7, at the Cheshire Parks and Recreation Department courts.

Cheshire AL Baseball Teams Win State Games At Home

On Wednesday, Cheshire American Legion baseball won a pair of home games in the state tournament.

Cheshire AL Junior Baseball Wins Big In State Tourney First Round

On Monday at Cheshire High School, Cheshire American Legion Junior baseball (fourth seed, 21-4) defeated Tri-Town (13th, 10-11) 17-0 in the first round of the 17-U state tournament.

Bishop Earns NISCA/Speedo All-American, Boyer Secures Consideration Honor

Last week, Cheshire resident Karl Bishop was announced as a first-time member of the 2015-16 National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association/Speedo Swimming and Diving All-American Team.

Cheshire AL Senior Baseball Shuts Out Rival In Regular Season Finale

On Friday at Cheshire High School, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball (21-7) defeated Middletown (9-16) 8-0 in the regular season finale.

Bishop, May Competed In The U.S. Olympic Swim Trials

Representing Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club, Karl Bishop and David May competed in the U.S. Olympic Trials held June 26 to July 3 at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska.

Lee Changes Mind On CHS Administrative Job, Will Return To Prior Positions As Coach And Teacher

Dan Lee has chosen to not take the Cheshire High School Assistant Principal job and instead return to his previous positions as boys' basketball and boys' golf head coach, as well as physical education teacher at the school.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

TOP STORIES

chapman.JPGNot Everyone On Board With Land Purchase

by Michael Torelli
The Cheshire Town Council received some mixed reviews from residents when the potential purchase of a 10-acre parcel of land located directly to the south of Bartlem Park was opened up to public comment.

Milone Proposes $15.8 Million Capital Budget

by Michael Torelli
Town Manager Michael Milone has proposed a five-year capital expenditure plan totaling $59.9 million, $15.8 million of which is earmarked for the current fiscal year.

Montgomery.jpgFull Speed Ahead For Cheshire Native Montgomery

by John Rook
Imagine being told that, in the very near future, you’ll be asked to run, swim, and cycle over great distances without rest or any kind of assistance.

Registrars’ Salaries Raised

by Michael Torelli
The Town of Cheshire’s registrars of voters will be receiving salary increases starting next year.

OPINION

Opinion_111.jpgPutting It In The Voters’ Hands

When it comes to the price of the Chapman property, there’s no question many in town are experiencing sticker shock.

SPORTS

Liz Boyer_2.jpgSwim Stars Earn Honors

by Greg Lederer
When starting his Cheshire High School swim career four years ago, Karl Bishop dreamed of earning the title of All-American.

AROUND TOWN

Cheshire Theatre 2_0.jpgCheshire Cinema: Film Fans Remember Modest Movie Palace

by John Rook
Do you remember the first movie you saw in the theater?