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This week, cameras were installed on a select few buses as the School District prepares to go ahead with its agreement with Student Guardian, a company that will help monitor illegal passing of school buses. For more on this story, see this week's Cheshire Herald.

Updated 11:22 A.M.:Town Plans To Have One Emergency Shelter Located At High School

October 31, 2011 by John Rook

Cheshire Fire Chief Jack Casner stated that those seeking emergency shelter would most likely be moved to Cheshire High School as the town braces for an extended period without electricity.

CL&P Issues Statement In Regards To Storm Cleanup And Power Restoration

October 31, 2011 by Special To The ...

The following statement was released by Connecticut Light and Power in regards to its efforts to restore power to the hundreds of thousands of residents in the state.

Nintey-One Percent Of Cheshire Still Without Power, Cheshire Herald Office Closed For Monday

October 31, 2011 by John Rook

As of 7 a.m. this morning, Connecticut Light and Power was still reporting that 91 percent of Cheshire, or more than 10,000 of the approximatly 11,000 CL&P customers in the town, were still without power.
That includes The Cheshire Herald.

Cheshire Schools Closed Tomorrow

October 30, 2011 by John Rook

Ninety-one percent of Cheshire residents are still without power, according to Connecticut Light and Power. As such, school district officials have announced that all Cheshire public schools will be canceled tomorrow, Oct. 31, as the state and town continues efforts to restore electricity.

Cheshire Hit Hard As State Digs Out From Storm

October 30, 2011 by John Rook

Connecticut Light and Power is reporting that nearly 11,000 people, or roughly 97 percent of Cheshire, is without power today as a freak snow storm passed through the state yesterday..

Editor's Notebook: Leave Halloween Right Where It Is

October 30, 2011 by John Rook

Halloween is on Oct. 31 of each year.
Unless, that is, it isn't.

CHS Boys' V-Ball And Tennis Teams Earn Wins, Girls' LAX And Tennis Come Up Short

Cheshire High School boys' volleyball (3-0) stayed unbeaten on Wednesday, sweeping Masuk (1-2) 3-0 by scores of 25-19, 25-10, and 25-19.

Cheshire Girls' LAX, Tennis Extend Strong Starts

Cheshire High School girls' tennis improved to 3-0 on Monday afternoon, beating East Haven (0-3) 6-1.

Cheshire Baseball Stuns Amity, Girls' LAX Takes Opener

For the first time since 2009, Cheshire High School baseball (1-2, 1-0) defeated 10-time defending Housatonic Division Champion Amity (0-3, 0-1) at home.

For the first time since 2009, Cheshire High School baseball (1-2, 1-0) defeated 10-time defending Housatonic Division Champion Amity (0-3, 0-1) at home.

CHS Softball Shut Outs Shelton, Boys' V-Ball Stops Oxford's Win Streak

In Friday's Housatonic Division opener, Cheshire High School softball (3-0, 1-0) defeated Shelton (1-1, 0-1) 10-0.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

Smart Bus.JPGSchool Bus Cameras Gain Approval

by Michael Torelli
Motorists traveling in Cheshire ought to think twice before passing a school bus with the stop arm out and red lights flashing. If they don’t, it could cost them as much as $450.

Bond Ratings Remain High For Cheshire

by Michael Torelli
The Town of Cheshire recently received good news from two agencies concerning its high-level bond ratings.
Both Fitch Ratings and Moody’s Investor Service released their scores for Cheshire on April 4.

World Lab.JPGCheshire High Making Foreign Languages A Priority

by Michael Torelli
In the Psychology Today article “Life as a Bilingual,” author Francois Grosjean, Ph.D., estimated that approximately 20 percent of citizens in the United States are fluent in two different languages.

New Concussion Clinic Hopes To Stave Off Serious Athletic Injuries

by Michael Torelli
Concussions have become a hot topic in professional sports in recent years, but it’s easy to forget that high school athletes are just as susceptible to the dangerous brain trauma.

OPINION

Opinion_3.jpgCL&P Between Rock And Hard Place

It’s hard to sympathize with a company like Connecticut Light and Power, especially when the memories of days without power, after several storms over the last few years, remain fresh in our minds.
However, one does get the sense that the power company is stuck between a rock and a hard place when it comes to its current tree-trimming program.

SPORTS

Dutchyshyn 5.jpgGirls’ Lacrosse Starts Fast, Beats Conard

by Greg Lederer
With five girls making their first varsity start in last Saturday’s opener, Cheshire High School girls’ lacrosse head coach Dan Warburton felt it was important to build momentum early against Conard (West Hartford).

AROUND TOWN

05_2.jpgOn Your Mark, Get Set, GO!

by John Rook
For some large community events, it can take years for them to weave into the fabric of the community.
Time is needed and word of mouth necessary to grow something from a seedling into a fully-blossomed activity attended and anticipated by most in town.