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Al Valerio/Cheshire Herald
Amanda Buckholz was a friend of Chris Settembri and spoke about her memories of the 19-year-old at a vigil this past weekend, held at Cheshire High School. Settembri was killed during a murder-suicide last Tuesday on Cheshire.

With Election Tomorrow, Review The Ballots For Your District

November 5, 2012 by John Rook

Election Day 2012 is less than 24 hours away and voters are preparing to answer the difficult question of who will be entrusted with leading the nation and state over the next several years. In addition to the much-publicized race for President, local residents will be asked to choose a new U.S. Senator for Connecticut, a new U.S.

Food Drive On Tap For Today, Tomorrow

November 2, 2012 by Josh Morgan

This weekend, the 39th annual Cheshire Food Drive is being held on the green in front of the First Congregational Church. The two day event today, Nov. 3 and Sunday, Nov. 4 will occur 11 Church Dr. in Cheshire. Nonperishable food items, as well as monetary donations, will be accepted throughout the weekend. Expired food cannot be accepted.

UPDATE: Person Hit By Car On West Main Street

November 2, 2012 by John Rook

UPDATE: The Cheshire Police Department reports that the man hit by a truck off of West Main Street Friday morning was David Giraldi of Rumberg Road. A report released by the department this afternoon indicates that Giraldi, 67, was walking southbound across West Main Street when he was struck by a truck, operated by Peter Heynen, 68, of Maple Avenue, traveling westbound.

CHS Football Postpones Senior Night

November 1, 2012 by Greg Lederer

Cheshire High School football (4-3) has pushed back Senior Night with East Haven (1-5) from Friday to Saturday at 6:30 p.m. Pre-game ceremony for 14 players, along with the cheerleading staff, will start 20 minutes before the game.
CHS hasn't played the Yellow Jackets since 1993.

O'Donnell Leads CHS Girls' Basketball Past Waterford, Wrestlers Fall To Xavier, Tuesday's Varsity Schedule

On Monday, Cheshire High School girls' basketball (2-2) beat Waterford (3-2) 56-52 in the Daniel Hand Holiday Tournament.

Klanica Nets Game-Winner For CHS Ice Hockey, Girls' Co-Op Team Falls In Home Opener

In Saturday's West Haven Holiday Division II Tournament, Cheshire High School ice hockey (1-1) beat Amity (0-1-1) 4-3 for their first victory of the season.

CHS Basketbal Teams Fall To Middletown Schools, Saturday's CHS Varsity Schedule

On Friday, Cheshire High School girls' basketball (1-2) took a 63-27 loss to Mercy (3-0).

CHS Wrestling Drops Opener At Hand, Friday's Varsity Schedule

On Thursday, Cheshire High School wrestling (0-1) lost the opener 57-15 at Daniel Hand (1-0).

CHS Ice Hockey Drops Opener To Glastonbury, Thursday's Schedule Of Varsity Openers

In Wednesday's opener at Koeppel Community Center in Hartford, Cheshire High School ice hockey fell short 6-1 against host Glastonbury.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

Two Dead After Murder-Suicide
Police Investigating Shooting Deaths Of Father And Son In Home Off Cornwall Ave.

by Michael Torelli
The Cheshire community is dealing with yet another tragedy as police are investigating the shooting deaths of a local father and his son after an apparent murder-suicide.

Memorial 2.jpgTown Mourns Loss Of Teenager Killed In Car Accident

by John Rook, Michael Torelli, and Greg Lederer
Isabella Gozzo was the type of person who made other people smile.

Plan To Install More Solar Panels Could Equal Big Savings

by Michael Torelli
The Town of Cheshire recently announced an opportunity that could potentially reduce the Town’s electricity costs by focusing more on green energy.

parking lot.JPGRichard Chevrolet To Make Use Of Old Cugino’s Parking Lot

by Michael Torelli
Cugino’s Italian Restaurant will soon have cars in the parking lot, but not for a reason that those with an empty stomach might hope.

OPINION

Opinion_33.jpgTragic Events Make For A Difficult Week In Cheshire

Cheshire is most often spared the type of tragedy and violence that is all too common in some state and regional cities.

SPORTS

Nillie Burton.jpgCHS Girls Topple State Champs

by Greg Lederer
Cheshire High School girls’ basketball had a new look when they opened last Friday against Lauralton Hall. CHS had graduated captains Missy Bailey, Lily Dolyak, and Bryanna McIntosh, vacating three positions from the starting lineup.

AROUND TOWN

sleigh.JPGShoppers Follow Orders To Stuff-A-Sleigh

by Michael Torelli
Officers from the Cheshire Police Department were handing out tickets in front of both entrances of the Cheshire Stop & Shop late last week.