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Michael Torelli/Cheshire Herald
Dodd Middle School student Moreira Salsman was inducted into the National Junior Honor Society yesterday, and received her certificate from Superintendent of Schools Dr. Greg Florio (center) and Dodd Principal Michael Woods (left). For more on this story, see an upcoming edition of The Herald.

Councilor In Critical Condition After Accident

March 28, 2011 by Josh Morgan

Republican Town Councilor Anne Giddings is in critical condition at St. Mary's Hospital after a car accident last week.

Student Voice: Education Should Be A Higher Priority Than Taxes

March 28, 2011 by Special To The ...

Student Voice: Education Should Be A Higher Priority Than Taxes

Student Voice is a new addition to The Cheshire Herald website, where we will present columns written by students addressing the issues facing teenagers in town.

Chen Reaches Nationals In American Legion Oratorical Contest

March 27, 2011 by John Rook

There's an old joke that states most people at a funeral would rather be the one in the casket than the one giving the eulogy. That's because a most of us count public speaking as one of our greatest fears.
Cheshire High School student Dan Chen would not be counted amongst the majority.

Appalachian Experience A Meaningful Spring Break

March 26, 2011 by Josh Morgan

To many, college spring break means warm exotic resorts and carefree fun-in-the-sun. To others, it means a week of volunteering to help those who are less fortunate.

Grant Will Help Push Library Expansion Toward Finish Line

March 25, 2011 by Josh Morgan

The makeover the Cheshire Public Library has been seeking for the past few years looks like it will finally become a reality, as the state is prepared to provide $50,000 to help fund the project.

Judge Denies Komisarjevsky's Plea Motion

March 24, 2011 by Josh Morgan

Superior Court Judge Roland Fasano has denied a motion by the defense team of Joshua Komisarjevsky that would have allowed the defendant to plead guilty in exchange for a life sentence.

CHS Girls' Soccer Drops Regular Season Finale At SHA, Wednesday's Varsity Schedule

On Tuesday, Cheshire High School girls' soccer (9-4-3, 4-2-2 in Housatonic Division) lost 2-1 in the regular season finale at Sacred Heart Academy (8-6-2).

Lady Rams Win Back SCC Title In The Pool, Girls Sweep On Monday

On Monday, Cheshire High School girls' swim and dive (11-0) defeated Amity (11-1) 95-5-88.5 in the dual-meet finale at Hamden Hall Country Day School's Beckerman Athletic Center.

CHS Football Rides Big Second Half to 6-0 Record

Cheshire High School held just a 15-13 lead going to halftime on Friday, but they posted a shut out in the second half and won 36-13 at Hamden (2-4).

CHS Girls Sweep On Friday, Boys' Soccer Falls At Lyman Hall

On Friday, Cheshire High School girls' volleyball (16-0, 7-0 in Housatonic Division) beat Shelton (6-11, 0-6) 3-0.

Murray Earns Second At SCC X-C Meet, Freshmen Pace Girls' Team

On Friday, CHS cross country competed in the Southern Connecticut Conference Championship at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

candidates.jpgBattle Lines Are Drawn
Candidates Square Off During Forum

by John Rook
Political campaigns are defined by differences between two candidates, and those differences were certainly on display last week in Cheshire.

Start Time Changes Discussed By District

by Michael Torelli
All who have gone to high school can likely remember the groggy mornings and hitting snooze on their alarm clocks.

cell tower.JPGResidents Have Their Say On Tower

by Michael Torelli
A mixture of opinions were offered by residents recently, who filled Town Hall to speak both in favor of and in opposition to the planned 180-foot cell tower on Cheshire Street.

Stark Differences On Term Limits, Economics Define Race For 90th

by Michael Torelli
The race for the Connecticut House of Representatives 90th District seat pits a 30-year politician against a newcomer who has been railing against “career politics” and promoting the need to reassess how districts acquire state funding.

OPINION

Opinion_25.jpgNeed For Tower Exists In Town

It’s understandable that residents in the vicinity of Cheshire’s Wastewater Treatment Plant are hesitant to throw their support behind a new plan that would see a 180-foot cell tower erected in the area.

SPORTS

Colin Thorne_0.jpgCheshire Football Tames Tigers At The Surf Club

by Greg Lederer
Cheshire High School football was aware of the challenge they would face last Friday against Daniel Hand. They hadn’t beaten the host Tigers since 2009 nor had they won at Madison’s Surf Club in five years.

AROUND TOWN

backyard.JPGBackyard Theater Ensemble Makes Mark At Festival

by John Rook
The Backyard Theater Ensemble was begun three years ago by a group of young Cheshire thespians who wanted to keep their acting chops sharp.