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Michael Torelli/Cheshire Herald
Dodd Middle School student Moreira Salsman was inducted into the National Junior Honor Society yesterday, and received her certificate from Superintendent of Schools Dr. Greg Florio (center) and Dodd Principal Michael Woods (left). For more on this story, see an upcoming edition of The Herald.

Remember To Drop Off Christmas Trees Tomorrow

January 13, 2012 by Special To The ...

If you still have your Christmas tree and don't know what to do with it now that the season has passed, don't miss this one-time opportunity to dispose of it.
The Public Works Department will be accepting Christmas trees at the former Transfer Station, located at 1286 Waterbury Rd. (Route 70) this Saturday, Jan 14 from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Komisarjevsky Asks For A New Trial

January 12, 2012 by John Rook

The defense team for convicted murderer Joshua Komisarjevsky has asked that their client be granted a new trial, according to documents filed with the New Haven Superior Court.
The motion, filed on January 10, asks that Komisarjevsky be granted a new trial of the "guilty-not guilty phase, and, should the court deny this motion, grant him a new trial on the penalty phase of the case."

Preview Of This Week's Cheshire Herald

January 12, 2012 by John Rook

Have you gotten your copy of The Cheshire Herald today? If not, here's what you're missing:

*Superintendent of Schools Dr. Greg Florio has asked for an increase of $1.8 million in education spending for the coming budget year. Read all about his request.

Brix Restaurant Closes

January 10, 2012 by John Rook

Sources have confirmed to The Cheshire Herald that Brix Restaurant has shut its doors and is looking for a new buyer for its building.

Bank Program Could Help Friends Of Cheshire Feral Cats Score Big

January 10, 2012 by Special To The ...

Naugatuck Savings Bank is hosting their third annual community awards program that will give away a total of $50,000 to area non-profit organizations and all you have to do is vote for Friends of Feral Cheshire Cats online at www.naugatucksavingsbank.com or in any of the bank's 15 branches. Every vote counts so don't forget to vote and please spread the word!

Check Your Health: What Are Shingles And What's The Vaccine?

January 9, 2012 by Special To The ...

Check Your Health.jpgCheck Your Health is a new web-only feature being offered monthly by The Cheshire Herald. Each month, a professional from MidState Medical Group will offer advice on a different issue pertaining to health.

CHS Girls' V-Ball And Boys' Soccer Win On Senior Night, Crieger Records Game-Winner For Field Hockey Team

On Wednesday, Cheshire High School girls' volleyball (18-0, 8-0 in Housatonic Division) beat Amity (16-3, 6-2) 3-1 (25-16, 25-15, 19-25, 25-23) to sweep the series and secure a seventh straight Housatonic Division title (record).

CA Girls' Volleyball And Field Hockey Win On Wednesday, Boys' Soccer Settles For Draw

Wednesday's Cheshire Academy sports recaps:

CHS Girls' Soccer Drops Regular Season Finale At SHA, Wednesday's Varsity Schedule

On Tuesday, Cheshire High School girls' soccer (9-4-3, 4-2-2 in Housatonic Division) lost 2-1 in the regular season finale at Sacred Heart Academy (8-6-2).

Lady Rams Win Back SCC Title In The Pool, Girls Sweep On Monday

On Monday, Cheshire High School girls' swim and dive (11-0) defeated Amity (11-1) 95-5-88.5 in the dual-meet finale at Hamden Hall Country Day School's Beckerman Athletic Center.

CHS Football Rides Big Second Half to 6-0 Record

Cheshire High School held just a 15-13 lead going to halftime on Friday, but they posted a shut out in the second half and won 36-13 at Hamden (2-4).

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

candidates.jpgBattle Lines Are Drawn
Candidates Square Off During Forum

by John Rook
Political campaigns are defined by differences between two candidates, and those differences were certainly on display last week in Cheshire.

Start Time Changes Discussed By District

by Michael Torelli
All who have gone to high school can likely remember the groggy mornings and hitting snooze on their alarm clocks.

cell tower.JPGResidents Have Their Say On Tower

by Michael Torelli
A mixture of opinions were offered by residents recently, who filled Town Hall to speak both in favor of and in opposition to the planned 180-foot cell tower on Cheshire Street.

Stark Differences On Term Limits, Economics Define Race For 90th

by Michael Torelli
The race for the Connecticut House of Representatives 90th District seat pits a 30-year politician against a newcomer who has been railing against “career politics” and promoting the need to reassess how districts acquire state funding.

OPINION

Opinion_25.jpgNeed For Tower Exists In Town

It’s understandable that residents in the vicinity of Cheshire’s Wastewater Treatment Plant are hesitant to throw their support behind a new plan that would see a 180-foot cell tower erected in the area.

SPORTS

Colin Thorne_0.jpgCheshire Football Tames Tigers At The Surf Club

by Greg Lederer
Cheshire High School football was aware of the challenge they would face last Friday against Daniel Hand. They hadn’t beaten the host Tigers since 2009 nor had they won at Madison’s Surf Club in five years.

AROUND TOWN

backyard.JPGBackyard Theater Ensemble Makes Mark At Festival

by John Rook
The Backyard Theater Ensemble was begun three years ago by a group of young Cheshire thespians who wanted to keep their acting chops sharp.