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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.

Economic Luncheon Scheduled For Next Wednesday

September 24, 2011 by Special To The ...

This information was provided by the Cheshire Chamber of Commerce:

The Cheshire Chamber of Commerce will host a Cheshire Economic Outlook Luncheon at noon, on Wednesday, September 28th at Brix Restaurant, 1721 Highland Avenue. The guest speaker will be Cheshire Economic Development Coordinator Jerry Sitko. The event is being sponsored by Pangaro Wealth Management.

Looking For Something To Do This Weekend? Check Out These Local Events

September 24, 2011 by Special To The ...

If you're waking up Saturday morning and the weekend planning book still has a few open spots, take a look at some of these local events happening today and tomorrow:

Saturday, Sept. 24
Roaring Brook Hike
Meet at trailhead off Roaring Brook Road (off Mountain Road)
9 to 10:30 a.m.

Time Change For CHS Football Game At Hillhouse!

September 23, 2011 by Greg Lederer

Due to weather today, the Cheshire High School football game has moved up from 3:30 to 3 p.m. at Hillhouse (0-1). Cheshire is 1-0 after beating Hamden 46-18 last Friday in East Haven. Read about the opener in this week's issue.

Editor's Notebook: After Week One, Komisarjevsky Trial Setting Up To Be Different Than Hayes Case

September 23, 2011 by John Rook

New Have Superior Court Judge Jon Blue wrapped up testimony in the Joshua Komisarjevsky case early on Thursday. By 12:30 p.m. everyone was out of the courthouse and heading home. Things won't start back up again until Monday.
With the first week down in the trial, it's impossible not to notice how this current case both resembles and differs from the Steven Hayes proceedings from a year ago.

Court Expected To Hear Rest Of Komisarjevsky Recorded Statement Today

September 22, 2011 by John Rook

Before the trial of Joshua Komisarjevsky began this week, there were some that felt the graphic nature of the case would be easier to handle since, essentially, the same evidence had been used to convict his accomplice, Steven Hayes, last year.

Jury Shown Graphic Photos Of Petit Murder Crime Scene

September 21, 2011 by John Rook

In a scene reminiscent of the Steven Hayes trial from a year ago, jurors presiding over the case against defendant Joshua Komisarjevsky were shown graphic photos of the Petit murder crime scene on Wednesday.

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).

CHS Girls Sweep On Friday, Boys' Soccer Falls At Lyman Hall

On Friday, Cheshire High School girls' volleyball (16-0, 7-0 in Housatonic Division) beat Shelton (6-11, 0-6) 3-0.

Murray Earns Second At SCC X-C Meet, Freshmen Pace Girls' Team

On Friday, CHS cross country competed in the Southern Connecticut Conference Championship at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison.

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.