Skip to main content

e-Edition FAQs

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


Resized Rebecca Hyman.jpg
Submitted Photo
On Tuesday, Cheshire High School girls' ski senior tri-captain Rebecca Hyman raced down the slope at Mount Southington. Read about how she finished in next Thursday's issue of The Cheshire Herald.

Candidates Named For Upcoming Election

July 29, 2015 by John Rook

The Democratic and Republican Town Committees nominated candidates on Tuesday evening for the upcoming local elections. The following are a list of the candidates that were endorsed:

Town Council

At Large
Democrats:*Patti Flynn-Harris, Jeff Falk, Matt Abdifar, and Richard Pulisciano
Republicans: *Sylvia Nichols, *Rob Oris, *James Sima, *Tim Slocum, and Paul Bowman

Milone Proposing $14.7 Million In Spending For 2015-2016 Capital Budget

July 28, 2015 by michael torelli

Town Manager Michael Milone has proposed a $54.86 million five-year capital expenditure plan, $14.7 million of which is suggested for the 2015-16 Fiscal Year.
After using state, federal, and local funds, however, as well as tapping into the Town’s capital nonrecurring account, Milone’s five-year expenditure plan will total $42.47 million in new costs.

Block Party To Showcase Businesses, Support Food Pantry

July 24, 2015 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Shopping Center will hold a Block Party on July 31. Join them next Friday, at 959 South Main St., from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Consignment Originals, along with the YMCA, The Locker Room, Pier One Imports, AT&T, Bagelicious, Wayback Burgers, FoodWorks and Tan Lines Optional will each offer samples, in-store demonstrations, deals and more for a fun, family friendly event.

Cheshire Reds 8-U Drops World Series Game To CT Rival

July 24, 2015 by Greg Lederer

On Friday at Huntingdon Park-Clemente Field in Waterbury, Cheshire Reds (17-8) fell 12-6 to Wolcott BAW in the American Amateur Baseball Congress World Series.
Cheshire returns to action tonight at 6:30 p.m.

CHS Skaters Win Thriller In OT On Saturday, Wrestler Places In Class LL, Co-Op Girls' Ice Hockey Team Settles For Scoreless Tie

In Saturday's final regular-season home game at Wesleyan University, Cheshire High School ice hockey (10-8) beat Simsbury (9-8) 3-2 in overtime.

Black Advances To Class LL Quarters On Mat, Girls' Ice Hockey Comes Up Short Against New Canaan, Varsity Slate For Saturday

On Friday, Cheshire High School wrestling senior captain Sean Black advanced in the Class LL Tournament at Trumbull.

Co-Op Girls' Ice Hockey Earns Sixth Straight Win On Thursday, CHS Boys' B-Ball Team Drops Thriller On Senior Night

On Thursday, Cheshire High School boys' basketball (10-10, 4-4 in Hammonasset Division) dropped the regular-season finale 50-48 to West Haven (11-8).

Murray Shines In Class LL Races On Wednesday, Rams Drop Rivalry Meet In The Pool, Girls' Ice Hockey Team Extends Win Streak

On Wednesday, Cheshire High School junior track runner Brendan Murray finished third in the 1,600-meters (4:26.44) and fourth in the 3,200-meters (9:36.24) during the Class LL Championship at New Haven's Floyd Little Athletic Center.

Girls' Ice Hockey Team Extends Win Streak On Tuesday, Ski Teams End Regular Season, CHS Varsity Slate For Wednesday

On Tuesday, Amity/North Haven/Cheshire Co-Op girls' ice hockey (10-5) collected their fourth consecutive victory 12-6 over Guilford at The Rinks at Shelton.

CHS Girls' Basketball Wins Monday's Finale, Boys' Team Falls At Shelton

In Monday's finale, Cheshire High School girls' basketball (5-15, 1-7 in Housatonic Division) defeated Lauralton Hall (4-16) 39-33 to break a five-game slide and earn split of the season series.

CHS Winter Sports Had Packed Slate On Saturday

On Saturday, Cheshire High School girls' basketball (4-15, 1-7 in Housatonic Division) fell 57-54 in overtime at West Haven (7-11, 2-6).

CHS Boys' Basketball Avenges Loss To Guilford On Friday

On Friday, Cheshire High School boys' basketball (10-8, 4-4 in Hammonasset Division) defeated Guilford (12-5, 3-5) 56-41 to secure a split of the regular-season series.

CHS Wrestling Falls To New Haven Co-Op In Regular Season Finale

On Wednesday, Cheshire High School wrestling came up short 42-24 against New Haven Co-Op in the dual-meet finale.

CHS Ice Hockey Extends Win Streak On Tuesday, Basketball Teams Split, Varsity Slate For Wednesday

On Tuesday at Wesleyan University, Cheshire High School ice hockey (9-7) picked up their fourth straight win 5-2 over New Milford (3-13).

CHS Ice Hockey Teams Win On Saturday, Cheer Squad Places In SCC, Girls' B-Ball Team Falls To Wilton

On Saturday, Cheshire High School ice hockey (8-7) secured their third consecutive win 4-3 over Branford (6-6) at Wesleyan University.

Murray Wins SCC Crown On Friday, Boys' Swim And Dive Stays Unbeaten, Boys' B-Ball Team Falls to Jesuits

On Friday, Cheshire High School junior track and field runner Brendan Murray captured the boys' Southern Connecticut Conference in the 3,200-meters (9:32.85) at New Haven's Floyd Little Athletic Center.

Chase, CHS Skiers Post Victories On Thursday

On Thursday, Cheshire High School skiing picked up five victories at Mount Southington.

CHS Boys' Basketball And Ice Hockey Teams Win On Wednesday, Girls Basketball And Wrestling Squads Come Up Short

On Wednesday, Cheshire High School boys' basketball (8-7, 2-3 in Hammonasset Division) secured their fourth straight victory 46-43 over host Daniel Hand (1-14) at Polson Middle School.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald


Food Pantry Hoping Challenge Spurs Donations

by Michael Torelli
It can sometimes be easy to forget that, with all the turmoil taking place around the world, there may be friends or neighbors in Cheshire who are in need.

plow.jpgRecent Storm Conjures Memories Of Second Bubble Collapse

by Michael Torelli
While winter bore down on Connecticut last Thursday, delivering over a foot of snow to Cheshire, the date of the storm brought back memories of a much more difficult February for Town officials.

Solan Hopes To Clear Up Questions About Master Plan

by Michael Torelli
The architectural firm that developed a $423 million Facility Master Plan for the Board of Education will be making a presentation next Thursday on how best to move forward with the initiative.

Unified routine.jpgCheshire High School Students Cheering Their Team’s Unified Spirit

by Greg Lederer
Cheshire High School cheerleading senior co-captains Alexis Yamin and Kaitlyn D’Andrea have shared many special moments in a friendship that dates back to their time in elementary school.


Opinion_141.jpgTime To Consider Ethics Board

With the Charter Revision Commission currently reviewing the Town’s governing document, and given the recent mini-controversy surrounding the decision by one member of the Water Pollution Control Authority to not recuse himself during discussions over a possible subdivision in Cheshire, perhaps now would be a good time for officials to give serious consideration to creating an Ethics Board.


Molly Michaud_0.jpgV-Ball Star Will Extend Career

by Greg Lederer
When Molly Michaud joined the Cheshire High School girls’ volleyball program four years ago, she had no idea how the team would change her life.


Coffin.JPGMother’s Grief Channeled Toward Helping Others

by Michael Torelli
Cheshire’s Laura Coffin carries with her a JanSport backpack.