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Marine Col. Harvey "Barney" Barnum (ret), one of two Cheshire residents to have been awarded with the Congressional Medal of Honor, received a very special recognition last week when the USS Harvey C. Barnum (DDG-124) was named after him. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus (center) joined Barnum at the ceremony in Washington, D.C.

Some Fun Facts About America's Birthday

July 4, 2014 by John Rook

We know the Fourth of July celebrates the adoption of America's Declaration of Independence from Great Britain in 1776. We know that, today, the nation celebrates the Fourth with fireworks, patriotic music, and family barbecues.
However, there's a lot more to the Fourth of July than we might otherwise know.

Is Your Pooch Calendar-Worthy? Submit A Photo To The Dog Park And Find Out

July 3, 2014 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Dog Park will be publishing a 2015 photo calendar featuring dog photos taken by guests of the park. There will be a photo contest to determine the best images. The entries will be judged by selected Cheshire Dog Park Committee, Parks and Recreation Department, and Artsplace members. The winners will be featured in the calendar.

Reminder: Holiday Concert To Be Performed On Green Tonight

July 2, 2014 by John Rook

The Fourth of July is Friday but it is sure to sound like America's birthday tonight on the green in front of First Congregational Church.

Get Ready To Party, Class Of 1984

July 1, 2014 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire High School Class of 1984 will be having its 30-year class reunion. The gathering will take place at Oakdale Theater in Wallingford on Saturday, Aug. 16, from 5 to 10 p.m. Cost is $50 per person and includes a full dinner. There will be a cash bar.

CHS Football Returns To Work At Alumni Field

On Monday, Cheshire High School football opened their fall conditioning camp for the 2016 season. Cheshire graduated 20 players after a 4-6 season last fall.

Bishop Breaks Second National Record, Earns Third Gold Medal In YMCA LC National Championship

On Sunday in Indianapolis, Indiana, Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club's Karl Bishop wrapped up a historic performance in the YMCA Long Course National Championship.

Bishop Earns Share Of YMCA Long Course National Crown

On Saturday in Indianapolis, Indiana, Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club's Karl Bishop picked up his second gold medal in the YMCA Long Course National Championship.

Sea Dog Swimmers Make Impact In Friday's Section Of The YMCA LC National Championship

On Friday, Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club's Liz Boyer placed fifth in the 400-meter individual medley (5:01.86) in the YMCA Long Course National Championship in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club Shines In YMCA LC National Championship

On Thursday in Indianapolis, Indiana, Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club members Lily Kurtz (200-meter breaststroke, 2:41.23), Jack Doherty (100-meter butterfly, 56.16), and Brooke Perrotta (100-meter butterfly, 1:01.83) all contributed fourth places in the YMCA Long Course National Championship.

Bishop Defends His YMCA National Swim Title In Record Time

On opening night of the YMCA Long Course National Championship in Indianapolis, Indiana, Cheshire Y/Sea Dog Swim Club's Karl Bishop defended his crown in the men's 1,500-meter freestyle (15:35.36) on Wednesday and lowered his previous national record (15:47.16) set last year.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

TOP STORIES

Gadd.jpgGadd Hired As New Principal At CHS

by John Rook
Cheshire High School has a new principal.

Focus Shifts To BOE Master Plan

by Michael Torelli
Though the Board of Education has requested $1.7 million in new spending in the 2016-17 Capital Budget, members of the Town Council seem more concerned about proposals that may be coming down the road.

Sansone 2.jpgInternship Allows Sansone An Inside Look At Rio Olympic Games

by Greg Lederer
Every four years, Alexis Sansone anticipates watching the Summer Olympic Games with her family in Cheshire.

PD Eyes Radio Upgrades

by Michael Torelli
A complete overhaul to the Town’s public safety communications system, the replacement of cruiser cameras as well as implementation of body cameras, and purchasing some new vehicles make up this year’s capital budget requests from the Cheshire Police Department.

OPINION

Opinion_115.jpgBody Cameras A Must For All PDs

The Cheshire Police Department has made several requests for funding in the Town’s five-year capital budget plan.

SPORTS

Brooke Jackson_1.jpgJackson Commits For LAX

by Greg Lederer
Cheshire’s Brooke Jackson has grown up around the game of lacrosse.

AROUND TOWN

Maries Luncheonette.jpgMarie's Luncheonette: Good Coffee, And A Heaping Helping Of Personality

by John Rook
What makes a business a success? Entrepreneurs have been asking that question for generations.