Skip to main content

e-Edition FAQs

Do you have e-Edition Questions? Click Here to find your answers.

Navigation


Maria Buzzelli, Rachel Smullen.jpg
Allen Paul/Cheshire Herald
Maria Buzzelli and Rachel Smullen helped the Cheshire High School girls' volleyball team achieve yet another milestone. Read all about their achievement in this week's Herald.

Rams Football Hold Off Hamden To Reach 3-3

October 19, 2013 by Greg Lederer

On Friday, at Alumni Field, Cheshire High School football (3-3) took a 13-0 halftime advantage and beat Hamden (3-3) 13-6. Scoring summary:
First Quarter
Six-yard touchdown run from junior Andrew Yamin (7:31) 7-0, CHS
Extra point from sophomore Matt D'Andrea was good
Second Quarter
Five-yard touchdown run from junior Jack Cunningham (30 seconds) 13-0, CHS

A Festival Of Pumpkins Today At St. Peter's Church

October 19, 2013 by John Rook

If you're a fan of pumpkins, then there is only one place to be this weekend.
St. Peter's Second Annual PumpkinFest is being held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today.
The PumpkinFest will feature food and activities, including a costume parade for children at 1 p.m. There will also be bounce-houses, fall-themed games, races, a hayride, and a "touch-a-truck" area.

Bring Your Bicycles And Instruments To Cheshire Academy Tomorrow

October 18, 2013 by Special To The ...

This year, as part of an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme service project, four Cheshire Academy students have decided to collect instruments and bicycles—in any state of repair—in order to spruce up and provide them to local homeless shelters. As IB Instructor and CAS advisor Chip Boyd explains, “These are items that homeless shelters are constantly looking for.

Board Of Ed Expected To Discuss Full-Day Kindergarten Tonight

October 17, 2013 by John Rook

When the Board of Education meets tonight in Council Chambers at Town Hall, it is expected that full-day kindergarten will be discussed.
The idea of changing from Cheshire's current half-day schedule to full-day has created much debate in town over the last several weeks, and a task force charged with researching the issue recently presented their findings to a BOE committee.

CHS Girls' Swim And Dive Earns SCC 3-Peat, Girls' V-Ball Reaches Title Match, Girls' Soccer Falls In Final

On Wednesday, Cheshire High School girls' swim and dive claimed their third straight Southern Connecticut Conference Championship (1,291.5 points) at Southern Connecticut State University.

Glatt And Mostoller Score High In Diving Meet, CHS Girls To Compete In SCC Playoffs On Wednesday

On Tuesday, Cheshire High School sophomore Emily Glatt (fifth, 360.7) and senior Erin Mostoller (338.7) cracked the top 10 of the Southern Connecticut Conference Diving meet at Hamden.

CHS Girls' Soccer Reaches SCC Final, Girls' V-Ball Sweeps Guilford, Field Hockey Falls To Rival

In Tuesday's Southern Connecticut Conference semifinals, Cheshire High School girls' soccer (second, 11-4-3) defeated Housatonic Division foe Shelton (third, 10-5-3) 2-1.

CHS Field Hockey And Girls' Soccer Earn Home Wins In SCC Quarters, Cross Country Races In Class LL

In Saturday's Southern Connecticut Conference quarterfinal, Cheshire High School field hockey (third seed, 13-2-1) beat Guilford (sixth, 5-9-2-1) for the third time this year.

From This Week's Cheshire Herald

esty:greenberg.jpgEsty, Greenberg Race Comes To CHS

by Michael Torelli
Gun control, ISIS, and same-sex marriage were just some of the topics that the 5th Congressional District candidates Elizabeth Esty and opponent Mark Greenberg debated about at Cheshire High School.

Referendum Focus Is On Fire Truck Question

by Michael Torelli
While the elections this year have primarily focused on those running for state and federal positions, residents of Cheshire will also be requested to vote on five separate referendum questions.

cupcake lady.jpgCupcake Lady Had Been Whipping Up A Halloween Tradition For Five Decades

by John Rook
Agatha “Babe” Price doesn’t remember exactly when she started handing out cupcakes on Halloween night, but she knows it was sometime in the 1960s.

Rematch For The 89th District Seat Pits Zupkus Against Nardello

by Michael Torelli
Both candidates for the State House of Representatives’ 89th District have heard their constituents loud and clear: the economy needs to be fixed, and there needs to be an increase in job offerings.

OPINION

Opinion_27.jpgElection Must Lead To Results

Imagine if you will a world in which politicians don’t represent states or districts but, rather, individual families.

SPORTS

Maria Buzzelli, Rachel Smullen_0.jpgGirls Hold Off Amity On Senior Night

by Greg Lederer
All of the elements were in place for the Cheshire High School girls’ volleyball team to enjoy Senior Night on Oct. 22. Back in the renovated West Gym and facing their top rival, the team capped their second straight unbeaten regular season in front of friends and family.

AROUND TOWN

Manhattan_Secret Life of Walter Mitty.jpgLyke Parlays Board And Blade Skills Into Busy Film Career

by Greg Lederer
Cheshire native John Lyke recalls his introduction to snowboarding and rollerblading at a young age.