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St. Bridget School students took some time Friday morning to participate in their annual Stuff-A-Bus event, where students donate food items to the Cheshire Food Pantry. The boxes are packed into a school bus and delivered to the Pantry. For more on this story, see an upcoming edition of The Herald.

Holiday Season Is Ending, Budget Season Is Coming: Check Out Upcoming BOE Budget Schedule

December 27, 2011 by John Rook

Christmas and Chanukah is behind us and New Year’s Eve is quickly approaching, meaning that the holiday season is all but at an end. That means only one thing: budget season is here.

It's Christmas! Here Are Some "Dos" And "Don'ts" To Help You Get Through The Day

December 25, 2011 by John Rook

Well, the day has finally come. The gifts are all wrapped, Santa has made his last stop, and all that's left to do is add up all of dad's sweaters he will be taking back to the store come Dec. 26.
Christmas is billed as "the most wonderful time of the year," but everyone knows there are a few things that should be done, and should be avoided, to help make the day go a bit smoother:

2012 Promises To Be A Big Year For The Fire Department

December 24, 2011 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Fire Department will achieve an all time record for number of calls this year as it prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary next year. The volunteer department has responded to over 1,090 calls or incidents since January 1, 2011, and expects to have a record total of nearly 1,100 by the end of the year.

Still Need To Bring A Dessert To Christmas Eve? Try Some Sugar Cookies From Scratch

December 23, 2011 by John Rook

Okay, it's the day before Christmas Eve, you have all your shopping done, but one big item still remains: that dessert you promised the family you would bring. Who has time to think about food when the countdown to Christmas was ticking away?

Get Your Cheshire Herald Today? If Not, Here's What's Inside

December 22, 2011 by John Rook

Chanukah has already begun and it is T-minus three days before Christmas. Have you got all your shopping done?
Well, if you're out and about today, make sure to pick up a copy of the Cheshire Herald. Here's what you'll find.

YMCA Receives Grant For Early Education Programs

December 20, 2011 by Special To The ...

The Connecticut Community Foundation (CCF) recently awarded its final round of grants for 2011 to area nonprofits. Grants for new and continuing programs totaled nearly $445,000 – a 34 percent increase compared to the final round of last year.
Locally, the Cheshire/Southington YMCA was awarded $6,500 for professional development and in-class

CA Football Starts The Year With Road Win

On Saturday, Cheshire Academy football (1-0) won the opener 49-20 at Pomfret School.

Rams Boys' Soccer Takes Second Straight One-Goal Loss

On Saturday, Cheshire High School boys' soccer (0-3-1, 0-1 in Housatonic Division) lost 1-0 against host Notre Dame-West Haven (3-0-2) at Veteran's Stadium.

Yamin Scores Four Touchdowns, Rams Football Runs Over Lyman Hall

On Friday, Cheshire High School football improved to 2-0 with a 45-0 shutout at Lyman Hall (0-2).

Gallagher Picks Up Her 100th Win, Cheshire Girls Sweep On Friday

On Friday, Cheshire High School field hockey (3-1-1) defeated Sheehan (3-2) 4-1.

Boyer, Senft, And Smalec Lead Cheshire Girls To Victory In The Pool

On Thursday, Cheshire High School girls' swim and dive (3-0) stayed unbeaten by defeating Lyman Hall (0-3) 106-75 at the Cheshire Community Pool.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

Keeping Student Housing In Check
Local Resident Asks Town To Regulate Influx Of Quinnipiac Students

by Michael Torelli
One local resident is looking to the Town of Cheshire to ensure that her neighborhood doesn’t one day resemble the setting for the movie “Animal House.”

IVES FARM_1667.jpgCLT Plans A Day At Ives Farm To Show Off Property’s Natural Beauty

by Michael Torelli
When the Cheshire Land Trust acquired Ives Farm in 2006, they knew they had something special.

Arizon Taking On New Role?
Council Clears Path For Company To Become General Contractor For Pool Cover Project

by Michael Torelli
The Cheshire Town Council has approved a bid waiver that will allow the Town to discuss designating Arizon Structures, the company hired to construct the tension membrane cover over the Community Pool, as the project’s general contractor.

Student section.jpgCHS Volleyball Parents Upset Over Delays In Gym Renovations

by Greg Lederer
Cheshire High School staff, students, parents, and administrators agree that renovating the west gym this year was an overdue project. The gym floor, for instance, dates back to the 1970s.

OPINION

Opinion_21.jpgOfficials Need To Ensure Student Housing Doesn’t Become A Problem

Local resident Carol Setter admitted the issue of student housing in Cheshire is not a crisis. She also made it clear that she is not against all students making Cheshire their home during the school year.

SPORTS

Cullen Clairmont.jpgRams Football Rocks Ridgefield

by Greg Lederer
In last year’s Inaugural Southern Connecticut Conference-Fairfield Interscholastic Athletic Conference Challenge, Cheshire High School football opened with a 17-14 loss at Ridgefield. CHS went on to finish 4-7.

AROUND TOWN

Mari Hall.JPGMiles Of Smiles Run For ASD Since 2010

by Michael Torelli
It’s been four years since the Hall family watched for the first time as local community members laced up their running shoes outside of Cheshire’s Norton School.