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Allen Paul/Cheshire Herald
Some Cheshire youngsters had a chance to practice a few cheerleading moves at a camp this summer.

Elderly To Take Advantage Of Tax Relief Programs

February 17, 2011 by John Rook

The Cheshire Town Council voted unanimously last week to extend the elderly tax freeze and tax credit programs for senior citizens.
The Council extended the programs for another year at its Feb. 8 meeting, but the income limits and credit amounts were not adjusted. The only change to the programs was the “sunset” date, or the date in which the programs will expire.

Car Crashes Into Side Of CVS Building

February 16, 2011 by Josh Morgan

A teenage driver backed into the CVS store on South Main Street Tuesday evening during a driving lesson in the parking lot.

Hakim A Winner Again At Geography Bee

February 13, 2011 by John Rook

Christian Hakim is a rare 11-year old.
While most of his peers have little interest in anything that doesn't involve a joy stick and a video game console, Hakim has always found one unique activity interesting.
He likes to look at maps.
“I always have, ever since I was young,” said Hakim, about his interest in maps. “I just like them, and have liked them more as I have gotten older.”

Animator Hopes ‘Olifant’ Series Becomes Online Hit

February 12, 2011 by John Rook

Cheshire native Doug Vitarelli moved to New York City more than 15 years ago and took up residence near Central Park. It became a regular stomping ground for him and his family but, most recently, it has become the inspiration for perhaps his most interesting project yet.

Jury Selection For Komisarjevsky Trial To Start In March

February 11, 2011 by Josh Morgan

Jury selection for Joshua Komisarjevsky, the second man accused of murdering three women in their Cheshire home more than three years ago, has been postponed until March 14.

Emergency Personnel Respond To Fire At Grand Apizza

February 10, 2011 by John Rook

A fire in the kitchen area of Grand Apizza Restaurant erupted this morning, forcing firefighters and police officers to respond to the scene.

CHS Football Hosting Scrimmage On Labor Day

On Monday, Cheshire High School football hosts Windsor for a scrimmage at 10:30 a.m.

Jordan, Duglenski Transitioning To College Basketball

After graduating from Cheshire High School in June, two former basketball players are playing at the next level.

CHS Football Scrimmages For The First Time On Wednesday

On Wednesday, Cheshire High School football played their first scrimmage against Holy Cross and Trumbull at Alumni Field.

CHS Sports Begin Fall Practice

Cheshire High School cross country, field hockey, soccer, girls' swim and dive, and girls' volleyball opened fall pre-season on Saturday.

CJF Hosted Pre-season Jamboree On Saturday

Cheshire Junior Football is preparing for the 2014 season!

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

Council Chips In For Plant
Contractor’s Mistake Requires Town Appropriation

by Michael Torelli
The Town of Cheshire was recently required to front a supplemental appropriation of $25,000 because of problems at the Wastewater Treatment Plant.

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A Touch Of Magic Comes To Cheshire Library

by Michael Torelli
Cards, paper clips, rope, rubber bands, and strings littered the Mary Baldwin Room at Cheshire Public Library late last week.

Trail Parking Lot Approved

by Michael Torelli
Life promises to become easier for those looking to take advantage of the Cheshire Farmington Canal Heritage Trail, as five acres of land on Jarvis Street will soon be turned into a 74-space parking lot.

Grange.JPGGrange Fair Celebrates 130 Years In Style

by Michael Torelli
The sounds of goats and aroma of country cooking filled the air this past weekend, as the 130th Annual Cheshire Grange Community Fair commenced.

OPINION

Opinion_19.jpgBartlem Parking A Safety Issue

Cheshire Parks and Recreation Director Bob Ceccolini has it right when he says that the situation at Bartlem Park just isn’t fair. While some students have been forking over a tidy sum for the right to park at Bartlem, others have simply been cherry-picking open spots near the Community Pool or Yellow House, free of charge (see page 2 for story).

SPORTS

Collin Jordan_4.jpgJordan To Take Court At ECSU

by Greg Lederer
For the last four seasons, Collin Jordan was a fixture in the Cheshire High School boys’ basketball lineup.

AROUND TOWN

Leo.JPGVersatility Key To Leo Lavallee’s Musical Success

by John Rook
There are certain things that tie musicians to their music.