Skip to main content

e-Edition FAQs

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

COUPONS


3_5.jpg
Submitted photo
Cheshire artist Tony Falcone has done several pieces for the U.S. Coast Guard in the past, and his relationship with the Guard allowed him to live out a dream recently, sailing on the Tall Ship Barque Eagle (background). For more on his story, see an upcoming edition of The Herald.

More Than 60 Percent Of Cheshire Residents Without Power

October 29, 2011 by John Rook

As a powerful snowstorm continues to rage through Connecticut, hundreds of thousands of residents are without power tonight.
In Cheshire, Connecticut Light and Power is reporting that 63 percent of customers, which accounts for over 7,000, are without power. High winds and wet, heavy snow have weighed down tree limbs and power lines, cutting off electricity in several areas in town.

Police Make Drug Arrest At Flagler Avenue Residence

October 29, 2011 by Josh Morgan

On Thursday morning, Cheshire police raided a home on Flagler Avenue in Cheshire and arrested three people for involvement in drug sales and possession.

Nothing To Do This Weekend? Check Out These Fun Local Activities

October 28, 2011 by John Rook

All right, so the weather isn't suppose to be good for the coming weekend. In fact, as of Friday morning, the forecast was for snow....significant snow. But, as we all know, weathermen have a nasty habit of being wrong. The storm might blow out to sea, or just clip Connecticut, leaving just enough good weather for you to enjoy a day (or night) out.

Preview Of This Week's Cheshire Herald

October 27, 2011 by John Rook

If you haven't picked up your copy of The Cheshire Herald, here is what you're missing:

*The Candidates Forum was held for those seeking a seat on the Town Council last week. See what they had to say about the pertinent issues facing Cheshire.

Defense Team For Komisarjevsky Paints Image Of Killer As An Abused And Broken Man

October 26, 2011 by John Rook

Convicted killer Joshua Komisarjevsky was abused as a child and was convinced by his religious foster parents that he was a "sinner," according to his defense team.

Republicans Holding A Meet And Greet Tomorrow

October 25, 2011 by Special To The ...

Election Day is right around the corner and the Cheshire Republican Town Committee would like to give you an opportunity to meet those running for seats on the different town boards and commissions. Tomorrow, beginning at 7 p.m. at Cheshire Coffee, 210 Old Towne Road, there will be a Meet And Greet for the Republican candidates.

CHS Varsity Slate For Wednesday

Wednesday's Cheshire High School varsity schedule:

Lady Rams Sweep In Track And Field, Boys' Tennis Wins Second Straight

Cheshire High School girls' outdoor track and field improved to 5-0 on Tuesday, sweeping host Hamden (90-60), Hillhouse (95-54), and Wilbur Cross (79.5-69.5).

CHS Girls' LAX, Softball, Boys' Volleyball And Golf Won On Monday

On Monday, Cheshire High School girls' lacrosse (4-1) posted a 6-1 win at Branford (4-1).

Baseball Continues Hot Streak, Girls' Lacrosse Pulls Away At Amity

On Saturday, Cheshire High School baseball (4-2, 2-0 in Housatonic Division) secured its fourth win in a row 7-3 at Branford (2-3).

CHS Teams Sweep On Thursday

On Thursday, Cheshire High School boys' lacrosse (1-3) ran off 11 straight goals in earning their first win 16-2 over Branford (1-3).

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.

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.