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Cheshire High School senior Brooke Mommsen has been volunteering her time in service of others for years now, and she was recently honored for it. To find out more about Mommsen, see this week's edition of The Herald.

****NOTICE: The Cheshire Herald Is Looking For A Freelance Photographer

April 11, 2011 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Herald has an opening for a freelance photographer and is looking for local applicants. This position requires some night and weekend work, and assignments can vary from sporting and community events to happenings at the schools and library. Experience is preferred.

CHS Students Wow Judges With Dream Homes

April 10, 2011 by John Rook

Cheshire High School student Amanda Cashmore might only be 15 years old, but the teenager already knows what she wants to be when she grows up.
Since she was a child, which wasn't all that long ago, Cashmore has wanted to be an architect. She has wanted to build things in her mind and see them come to life in the real world.

Neville To Speak About Horticulture At Suburban Garden Club Meeting

April 9, 2011 by Special To The ...

Katherine Neville, a master gardener and horticulture judge, will be the featured speaker at the April meeting of the Suburban Garden Club. She will discuss how to display horticulture and the criteria on which it is judged. This is one of several programs planned to help club members prepare for the flower show in June.

Council Set To Cut $1.8 Million From Budget Request

April 9, 2011 by Josh Morgan

The Cheshire Town Council appears ready to adopt an Operating Budget that cuts Town Manager Michael Milone's initial proposal by more than $1.8 million.

Syrup Makers Tapping Into A Sweet Pasttime

April 9, 2011 by Josh Morgan

Move over, Aunt Jemima.
Take a seat. Mrs. Buttersworth.
There’s some local residents who think the best maple syrup comes from their own backyards.

Winter Weather Does Damage To Tennis Courts

April 8, 2011 by Greg Lederer

People throughout the state couldn't wait for the snow and ice from several winter storms to melt away as the weather slowly began to warm up over the last several weeks.
However, when the snow did clear, the results were less than positive in some areas.

CHS Postpones Track And Field Meets, Wednesday's Varsity Slate

Cheshire High School outdoor track and field has postponed meets on Tuesday.

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.

CHS Softball Walks Off With Second Win In Home Opener

Cheshire High School softball improved to 2-0 on Thursday, beating East Haven (1-1) 3-2 in the home opener.

CHS Starts Spring Sports Season

Cheshire High School started the spring sports season on Wednesday:

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

$103.4 Million Budget Approved

Decision Paves Way For Implementation Of Full-Day Kindergarten

by Michael Torelli
The Cheshire Town Council voted 5-4 to approve a $103.39 million budget that calls for a $2.7 million increase over last year’s operating budget.

CHS softball Head Coach Kristine Drust, CHS football Head Coach Don Drust, son Brewer.jpgWalking As One!

by Michael Torelli
Whether it was to respect those who have been lost in drunk driving accidents, or an effort to raise funds to cure multiple sclerosis, residents of Cheshire flooded the streets for two walks this past weekend.

Tree Trimming To Be Put On Hold

by Michael Torelli
It has been a couple of months since the start of Connecticut Light & Power’s enhanced tree trimming program began in Cheshire, yet there seems to be consensus among all interested parties that the program needs to be rexamined prior to continuing.

Chamber.jpgChamber Celebrates 40th Anniversary

by John Rook
In the April 4, 1974 edition of The Cheshire Herald, a full-page advertisement on page 11 of that week’s edition announced the formation of a new group.
The Cheshire Chamber of Commerce had been formed ...

EDITORIAL

Opinion_1.jpgTracking Full-Day Kindergarten

The Cheshire Town Council passed a budget Tuesday night that will presumably allow the School District to move forward with full-day kindergarten (see page one for story). All that remains is the official adoption and implementation by the Board of Education and School District leaders, all of whom have been pushing for full-day for a while.

SPORTS

Maddy Levy.jpgLacrosse Co-Captain Realizes Her Potential

by Greg Lederer
The play of Cheshire High School senior lacrosse player Maddy Levy caught her opposition by surprise last year. After contributing defensively for her first two seasons, she emerged to post career-best totals for goals (44) and assists (six).

AROUND TOWN

Danielle Chambrelli_0.jpgFuture Teacher Receives Youth Leadership Award

by Greg Lederer
When local teenager Danielle Chambrelli started volunteering in Cheshire YMCA last year, the thought of receiving individual accolades wasn’t on her mind.


 

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