Corrections Officer Sentenced for Attempting to Smuggle Pills into Cheshire Prison
A corrections officer at Cheshire Correctional Institution was sentenced to three years of probation Monday for trying to sneak drugs into the prison.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
State of Connecticut
342nd Class of Police Officers Standards and Training Council to Graduate
The class of 47 Police Officers, representing 29 Municipal Police Departments, State Universities, and the Department of Motor Vehicles, will complete their training program on December 18, 2013.
BOE Sets Budget Meeting Schedule
Most residents are focused on the upcoming holidays, finishing up last-minute shopping and planning festive parties.
This Week in Cheshire: Concert Tonight
Monday, Dec. 16: The Cheshire Symphony Orchestra will kick off its 28th concert season under the baton of guest conductor Louis Lohraseb tonight at 7:30 p.m. in Nelson Hall at Elim Park in Cheshire.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Cheshire Middle School Students to Get Chromebooks
The Cheshire Board of Education will use a $202,575 technology grant funds from the State Department of Education to purchase laptop computers for 7th and 8th grade students to support our work in transitioning to the Common Core State Standards and SMARTER Balanced assessments.
Cheshire Public Library Showing 'A Christmas Carol' Tuesday
The Cheshire Public Library will show the movie, 'A Christmas Carol' Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the library, 104 Main St. Stingy old Ebenezer Scrooge is known as the meanest man in London.
Cheshire's Virtual Tag Sale
Have items you'd like to offload or looking to add an item to your collection? Here's how to add them to the Cheshire Patch virtual tag sale! Next, visit our Buy/Sell/Trade board and click into the "Describe your listing" window.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
First Major Snow Blankets Cheshire
Winter doesn't officially start for another week, but try telling that to Mother Nature.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
'Road To Bethlehem' Cancelled For Tomorrow Night
Cheshire United Methodist Church's annual "Road to Bethlehem" event has become one of the more anticipated activities of the Christmas season.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
P&Z to Hear Final Development Plans for Outlets at Cheshire
The Cheshire Planning and Zoning Commission has scheduled Jan. 13 as the date it will accept the final development plans for the Outlets at Cheshire.
Escarole And Bean Soup Recipes From School Contest
Last week, Cheshire School District Director of Management Services Vincent Masciana took on Doolittle School Assistant Principal Kelly Grillo in a Escarole and Bean Soup Competition.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Wreath Laying Ceremony To Be Held This Weekend
Inclement weather forced the cancellation of the Wreaths Across America event yesterday, but local veterans are still looking to honor military men and women buried in Cheshire.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Cheshire Government Access Channel Undergoing Upgrades
If you notice problems with the town's Local Government Access channel, it's because the system is undergoing upgrades to the technology.
Police Blotter: Assaults, Drugs, Strangulation
Oct. 15: Octavio Gonzalez, 29, of 1360 Dixwell Ave., Hamden, was charged with disorderly conduct, third-degree assault and second-degree strangulation.
Wreaths Across America Event Cancelled
With snow falling this morning and schools cancelled for the day, the planned Wreaths Across America event at Cheshire High School has been cancelled.
Cheshire Schools Closed Today
With inclement weather expected to arrive sometime this morning/afternoon, Cheshire Public Schools have been closed today.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Southington OKs Contract For Farmington Canal Trail
The town council approved a contract Monday to design an extension of the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail that would close 30 percent of the remaining gap in the town's portion of the popular walking and biking path.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Cheshire Property Transfers: Nov. 25 to Nov. 27
Nov. 25: - 1025 Wallingford Road: Gina and Whitney Watts to Jennifer Noonan, $499,900.
This Week in Cheshire Jerks, Santa, Meetings
Monday, Dec. 9: - Learn about Connecticut jerks tonight at 7 p.m. at the Cheshire Public Library.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Cheshire Police Looking For Toy Donations
The Cheshire Police Department is holding it's annual toy drive to assist those in need in and around the community.