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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.

Polls Opened Today For Special Election

February 22, 2011 by Special To The ...

Voters will be turning out today to cast their vote for a new State Senator to represent the 13th District. Former State Senator Thomas Gaffey (D-13) had won re-election to his ninth term in November of 2010 but decided to resign before taking the oath of office after he was arrested on larceny charges and pled guilty to double-billing the state for thousands of dollars.

Court Denies Motions To Remove Judge And Limit Petit Access

February 21, 2011 by Josh Morgan

A series of motions have been filed by the defense team for Joshua Komisarjevsky, with two already being denied last week.

Science Takes Center Stage At St. Bridget School

February 20, 2011 by John Rook

Jonathan Buscarello jumped to attention as soon as someone approached his small station set up in the cafeteria in St. Bridget School.
Buscarello, a 7th grader at the school, was surrounded by weights, a skate board, and a large cardboard display filled with different data and explanation sheets.

People To People Set To Introduce Houseman To U.K.

February 19, 2011 by John Rook

Cheshire student Alex Houseman admits that he was nervous when he walked in to interview for a spot on a People To People delegation in the fall of last year.
There, with two other potential candidates for the spot, the Dodd Middle School seventh grader was prepared to be peppered with questions, but had no idea what they would be.

Reihl Makes USA Hockey History In Turkey!

February 17, 2011 by Greg E. Lederer

Draped in red, white, and blue apparel, the United States women's national ice hockey team was excited for the Opening Ceremony of the 25th Winter World University Games. Most members of the team had never been to Erzurum, Turkey nor were they ready for the live spectacle prepared for them in Cemal Gursel Stadium. The main theme of the performance was the Anatolian Civilization.

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.

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.


 

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