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Cheshire resident Shelly Keegan will be hosting a fundraising effort next month to help support the homeless in Waterbury. For more on Keegan and her program, see an upcoming edition of The Cheshire Herald.

Schools Delay Opening

December 9, 2014 by John Rook

The weather has been ugly this morning and, with icy spots already reported around the area, school officials have announced that all Cheshire Public Schools will be on a 90 minute delay. St. Bridget School has also announced it will delay opening by 90 minutes this morning.

Pipe Organ Back In Service For Lessons And Carols This Weekend

December 8, 2014 by Special To The ...

This coming Sunday's Service of Lessons and Carols at First Congregational Church will feature the debut of the restored Aeolian Skinner pipe organ. More than eight months have been spent completely refurbishing and enhancing the magnificent organ, which has been at the church for 65 years. The Service of Lessons and Carols, open to all, will be at 4 p.m.

Join Family And Friends Of Katherine Toce At Blood Donation Today

December 6, 2014 by Special To The ...

Family and friends of Katherine Toce are hosting the 28th Katherine Toce Memorial Blood Drive with the American Red Cross today at Highland Elementary School, 490 Highland Ave., from 8 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. The community is invited to join the Toce family and donate blood in Katherine’s memory to help save lives. At the drive, eligible donors can consider giving a double red cell donation.

RTC Hosting Screening Of "White Christmas" Friday Evening

December 4, 2014 by Special To The ...

The Cheshire Republican Town Committee's patriotic movie nights will continue Friday, Dec. 5, at 7 p.m.

CHS Boys Swim To Seventh Place In State Open, End Winter Season

On Saturday, Cheshire High School boys' swim secured seventh place (263 points) in the State Open final at Yale University's Robert J.H. Kiphuth Exhibition Pool.

CHS Boys Swim To Third Place In Monday's Class LL Final, Capture 400-yard Freestyle Relay Crown

On Monday, Cheshire High School boys' swimming earned third place (474 points) in the Class LL final at Wesleyan University.

Murray Competes Nationally On The Track, Swimmers To Race In Class LL Final On Monday

On Sunday, Cheshire High School junior track runner Brendan Murray posted 16th place (9:18.51) in the boys' championship two-mile in New Balance Indoor Nationals at New York's Armory Track and Field Center.

CHS Ice Hockey Drops Saturday's D-II Quarter To NFI, Swimmers To Compete In Class LL Final On Monday

On Saturday at Milford Ice Pavilion, Cheshire High School ice hockey (sixth seed, 12-10) came up short 2-1 against New Fairfield/Immaculate Co-Op (third, 17-4-2) in the Division II quarterfinals.

Nguyen Dives In Thursday's Class LL Meet, CHS Ice Hockey Has D-II Quarter Postponed To Saturday

On Thursday, Cheshire senior captain Ryan Nguyen finished 31st (109.2) in Class LL Diving at Hamden.

CHS Ice Hockey Explodes For Comeback Win Over Hand On Tuesday, Nguyen To Dive In Class LL Meet On Thursday

On Tuesday, Cheshire High School ice hockey (sixth seed, 12-9) came back to beat Daniel Hand (11th, 9-11-1) 5-1 in the Division II First Round at Wesleyan University.

CHS Boys' B-Ball Ends Season At Kennedy For Second Straight Season, Cheshire Skaters To Host Hand On Tuesday

On Monday, Cheshire High School boys' basketball (25th seed, 11-12) fell 54-48 at Kennedy (eighth, 18-5) in the Class LL First Round.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

TOP STORIES

Reaction To Facility Master Plan Mixed
Councilors, Residents Express Concern Over Cost Of Project

by Michael Torelli
School District officials are hoping to receive voter approval to begin work on a new middle school this November, but a recent meeting of the Board of Education showed that not all residents are in favor of the adopted Facility Master Plan.

storm.jpgTown Dodges Brunt Of Tuesday’s Blizzard

by Michael Torelli
When it came to Tuesday’s blizzard, it was a tale of two different storms.

Milone Seeking 2.4 Percent Budget Increase

by Michael Torelli
Town Manager Michael Milone is recommending a $113 million operating budget for the upcoming 2017-18 fiscal year, calling it the lowest requested increase in nearly a decade.

james hawk.jpgCheshire’s Hawk Proving It’s Never Too Late To Chase A Dream

by John Rook
James Hawk walked into the Cheshire Public Library last month with a smile on his face and a spring in his step.

OPINION

Opinion_145.jpgDebt Of Gratitude Owed Public Works

Kudos to the hardworking crews at Cheshire Public Works for putting in long, back-breaking hours in an attempt to keep the town’s roads as passable as possible during Tuesday’s storm.

SPORTS

Ammar Chaudhry.jpgRams Ice Hockey Falls To Rival NFI

by Greg Lederer
Entering last Saturday’s Division II quarterfinal, the Cheshire High School ice hockey team knew that it wouldn’t be easy to score against New Fairfield/Immaculate Co-Op standout senior goalkeeper Shane Conciatore.

AROUND TOWN

scout.pngScout Recognized For Saving Instructor’s Life

by Michael Torelli
Last summer, Cheshire’s Nicholas Brunetti was preparing to shoot a shotgun at a firing range when his skills as a Boy Scout were suddenly put to the test.