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Heavy bouts of wind proved to be the perfect weather for Tim and Adaline Galvin, who took part at the annual Fly a Kite program at Bartlem Park Wednesday morning.

Winter Woes Won’t Keep Dancer From What She Loves

February 26, 2011 by Josh Morgan

Some people like to dance, some love it, and yet others live it.

Blue Denies Another Defense Motion, No Word On Location Change

February 25, 2011 by John Rook

There remains no word on whether the trial location for accused killer Joshua Komisarjevsky will be moved from New Haven Superior Court, but the judge presiding over the case did rule on another important motion Thursday morning.

Schrumm Expecting A Tough Budget Debate

February 24, 2011 by Josh Morgan

Town Councilor David Schrumm would like to promise residents a zero percent tax increase for the upcoming year, but that just wouldn't be realistic, he insists. In fact, making such a claim would be “irresponsible” and nothing more than “grand standing politically,” stated the chairman of the Cheshire Town Council Finance Committee.

Suzio Wins 13th District Senate Seat

February 23, 2011 by John Rook

In November of 2010, Republican Len Suzio, a Meriden businessman, lost his election bid to then-State Senator Thomas Gaffey (D-13) by a fairly wide margin.
Less than four months later, his fortunes have been reversed.

Polls Opened Today For Special Election

February 22, 2011 by Special To The ...

Voters will be turning out today to cast their vote for a new State Senator to represent the 13th District. Former State Senator Thomas Gaffey (D-13) had won re-election to his ninth term in November of 2010 but decided to resign before taking the oath of office after he was arrested on larceny charges and pled guilty to double-billing the state for thousands of dollars.

Court Denies Motions To Remove Judge And Limit Petit Access

February 21, 2011 by Josh Morgan

A series of motions have been filed by the defense team for Joshua Komisarjevsky, with two already being denied last week.

CHS Boys' V-Ball And Tennis Teams Earn Wins, Girls' LAX And Tennis Come Up Short

Cheshire High School boys' volleyball (3-0) stayed unbeaten on Wednesday, sweeping Masuk (1-2) 3-0 by scores of 25-19, 25-10, and 25-19.

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.

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.