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Creamery Road bridge has reopened to the public after being overhauled throughout the summer.

Reminder: Florio To Present Budget Tonight

January 7, 2014 by John Rook

Last week's snow storm forced Superintendent of Schools Dr. Greg Florio to postpone his budget presentation for a few days.
Tonight, however, the Superintendent is expected to unveil his request during a full presentation to the Board of Education.

Library Program To Talk About Power Of Positive Thinking

January 6, 2014 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Library will present Powerful Positive Thinking on Thursday, January 16, at 7 p.m., with Diane Frankel-Gramelis. Frankel-Gramelis is director of Community Education at Milford Hospital, and an adjunct professor of Public & Community Health at SCSU. She is also health and wellness educator at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

Healthcare Forum To Be Held at Cheshire Parks and Recreation Department

January 5, 2014 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Half Marathon Foundation and Live to Excel invite children and runners to come to their inaugural interactive forum called Educate Your Heart, Brain and Body, to be held at the Cheshire Parks and Recreation Department, 559 South Main St., on Saturday, Jan. 11, from 9 a.m. to noon. The free event focuses on providing a healthy-living education for children ages of 5–12 and the running community.

Human Services Department Taking Applications for Energy Assistance Program

January 4, 2014 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Human Services Department are taking applications for the Connecticut Energy Assistance program. The Energy Assistance program provides financial assistance to income-eligible households in paying for a portion of their heating cost during the winter months.

Cheshire Football Opens Up Pre-season Camp, Will Practice With Berlin On Thursday

Cheshire High School football opened fall practice last Friday.

CHS Teams Start Practice For 2015 Season

Cheshire High School boys' and girls' cross country, field hockey, boys' and girls' soccer, girls' swim and dive, and girls' volleyball teams begin the fall pre-season on Thursday.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

TOP STORIES

Council Approves $54.25 Million Capital Budget
Voters Will Determine Fate Of Six Items At Referendum In November

by Michael Torelli
Town Councilors unanimously approved a $54.25 million five-year capital expenditure plan Tuesday night, of which $10.60 million was allocated for the current fiscal year.

Fortier.JPGCara Fortier Blazing A Trail At Cheshire Police Department

by Michael Torelli
As far back as she could remember, Cara Fortier always wanted to be a police officer.

Review Board Making An Early Impact

by Michael Torelli
Though they have only held a few meetings since initially being formed last spring, the nine-member Juvenile Review Board has served its purpose of providing Cheshire’s youth an option other than the juvenile justice system when faced with a first-time offense.

Barnum.JPGPortion Of Route 10 To Be Renamed In Honor Of Local Heroes

by Michael Torelli
It is not often that a community can say that two of its residents have been honored with the most prestigious military recognition possible.

OPINION

Opinion_63.jpgMake A Decision On CHS Facility

It seems that there is consensus among most on the Cheshire Town Council that the concession stand/bathroom facility at the Maclary Athletic Complex behind Cheshire High School needs extensive work.

SPORTS

RJ Oris_0.jpgCHS Football Is Reloading

by Greg Lederer
Cheshire High School football enjoyed a resurgence last fall, securing their best win total (8-3) since winning the Class LL title in 2009. For the first time in six years, Cheshire was Southern Connecticut Division I East Champion (3-1), sharing the crown with Notre Dame-West Haven.

AROUND TOWN

Petty Crimes And Misdemeanors

by John Rook
Cheshire has had no shortage of gruesome crimes throughout its history.