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James Brandolini/Cheshire Herald
Cheshire's American Legion senior team, led by pitcher Jon Koski, advanced in the Sectional Finals Thursday after sweeping a double-header against Trumbull. The wins came a day after a controversial ending to Wednesday's contest, when Cheshire was forced to forfeit the game. For more on these stories, see an upcoming edition of The Cheshire Herald.

Councilor Anne Giddings Dies From Injuries Suffered During Accident

April 26, 2011 by Josh Morgan

Town Councilor Anne Giddings has died from injuries she suffered in a car crash more than a month ago.
Sources confirmed to The Herald that Giddings, 66, who was critically injured in a one-car crash on March 22 off Boulder Road near Giddings' home, died on Monday.

Local Author Hopes Spirituality Brings Real Healing

April 24, 2011 by John Rook

Inspiration can come at any time.
Some find it in the wee hours of the night, while others see inspiration for creativity in the world around them.
For local resident Tara Critchley, inspiration for her first book came at a time of personal crisis.

Poets Take To The Podium At CHS

April 23, 2011 by John Rook

Cheshire High School senior Jessica Poling has been a member of the club Writer's Block for four years and, in that time, she has helped organize the yearly event, Poem in your Pocket.
Yet, this year was a different experience for Poling. That's because, this time around, instead of just helping run the event, she and her fellow upperclassmen were organizing it.

Grange Gets A Personal Look At Birds Of Prey

April 22, 2011 by Special To The ...

Hawks, owls, and falcons are most frequently seen in the wild, but it's not often you find them in a Grange Hall. A near capacity crowd gathered at Cheshire Grange Hall on Wednesday evening, April 20, to experience a special program on raptor rehabilitation presented by Horizon Wings of Ashford.

Rough Winter Takes Toll On Fields In Town

April 21, 2011 by Greg Lederer

Cheshire High School senior Ashley Zane protects the goal for the girls' lacrosse program. While the amount of shots she stops is within her control, the team's field condition at Bartlem Recreation Area is a different story. A field that doesn't drain well traditionally has been dug out due to recent rain.

Cheshire Offering Nature-Related Events Around Earth Day

April 20, 2011 by Special To The ...

With Earth Day is scheduled for the end of the week, nature enthusiasts in the area will have a wide variety of events from which to choose. The Cheshire Environmental Planning Department is offering the following activities for those interested:
State Archaeologist Dr. Nicholas Bellantoni to Discuss Native American Archaeology in Connecticut

Cheshire American Legion Senior Baseball Sweeps Trumbull, Wins Sectional Finals At CHS

After forfeiting a game they led 8-2 in the eighth inning yesterday, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball (26-10) beat Trumbull 10-4 and 12-2 at Cheshire High School to win the Southern Division Sectional finals 2-1.

Cheshire American Legion Senior Baseball Forfeits Sectional Opener To Trumbull

On Wednesday, at Cheshire High School, Cheshire American Legion Senior baseball (fourth seed, 24-10) lost the first game of the Southern Division Sectional finals in unusual fashion.

Cheshire Field Hockey League Is Running In Full Swing

Cheshire Field Hockey League is currently running on Mondays at Cheshire High School's Alumni Field.

CHS Field Hockey Alumni Pick Up Two Victories In Nutmeg State Games Tournament

On Sunday, Cheshire HS Alumni field hockey posted a 2-2 record in the Nutmeg State Games Open Tournament at Clem Lemire Recreation Complex in Newington.

Rams Field Hockey Places Third In 18-U Nutmeg State Games

Cheshire Rams field hockey (4-1) closed Saturday's Nutmeg State Games 18-U High School Tournament with four straight wins, taking third place at Clem Lemire Recreation Complex in Newington.

Cheshire Flames Red Captures 10-U State Crown In Friendly Confines

Cheshire Flames Red 10-U softball posted a 6-0 record to win the Babe Ruth State Tournament (July 11-13) played at Bartlem Park and Cheshire High School.

Cheshire Lambs Play Field Hockey In 15-U Nutmeg State Games Tournament

On Friday, Cheshire Lambs 15-U field hockey (1-3) played in the Nutmeg State Games Tournament at Newington's Clem Lemire Recreation Complex.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

Dunkin’ Donuts Back Again
Donut Shop Once Again Seeks Approval For Gas Station Drive-Thru

by Michael Torelli
Representatives for Dunkin’ Donuts haven’t given up on their goal to install a drive-thru off of West Main Street as they have returned with a new application.

pan mass.jpegLocal Bicyclists Are Hitting The Road For A Good Cause

by Michael Torelli

Two Cheshire bicyclists will be saddling up and taking to the streets of Massachusetts in early August to ride toward a cure for cancer.

Ball & Socket Group Addresses Concerns

by Michael Torelli
Representatives of Ball & Socket Arts returned for their second Planning and Zoning Commission public hearing last week, this time to address several concerns raised by various Town of Cheshire departments.

officers.JPGNew Officers Put To The Physical Test

by Michael Torelli
Prior to being accepted as part of the Cheshire Police force, chosen candidates are required to take part in a physical fitness test.

OPINION

Opinion_15.jpgObesity Battle Begins At Home

It sounds like youngsters who attend Camp Quinnipiac are in for a fun treat tomorrow when the inventor of the popular dance, the “Cha Cha Slide,” arrives at Norton School for a presentation (see page 5 for story). The visit, according to organizers, is designed to help promote an active lifestyle among children and teach them that getting exercise is simple and fun.

SPORTS

Jon Koski.jpgKoski Pitches Legion Seniors To Three-Peat

by Greg Lederer
Before playing their senior seasons at Cheshire High School last fall, field hockey co-captains Michelle Federico and Olivia Larson shared a gold medal in the 2013 Nutmeg State Games event.

AROUND TOWN

christine libty devitto march 2014 baltimore photo rei perri.jpgOhlman Takes Talents From Small Town To Bright Lights

by John Rook
Christine Ohlman admits that things can get a little surreal in her life.