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Cheshire

Cheshire
When Cheshire was originally settled in 1694 by Europeans, it was part of the town of Wallingford and known locally as "Northfarms". In 1780, Cheshire separated from Wallingford to become its own town, and remained a small but prosperous farming town until the 1950s.
When Cheshire was originally settled in 1694 by Europeans, it was part of the town of Wallingford and known locally as "Northfarms". In 1780, Cheshire separated from Wallingford to become its own town, and remained a small but prosperous farming town until the 1950s. « Show less

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  • Hopkins agrees to pay $190 million to settle Levy claims

    Hopkins agrees to pay $190 million to settle Levy claims
    Johns Hopkins Hospital has agreed to pay $190 million to settle claims from thousands of women who may have been surreptitiously recorded during pelvic exams by gynecologist Dr. Nikita A. Levy. The amount of the settlement is one of the largest on...
  • Moose Killed On I-84 In Southington

    SOUTHINGTON — A small female moose was struck and killed by a tractor-trailer on eastbound I-84 early Sunday, according to the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. The accident happened at about 4:30 a.m. between Exits 31 and...
  • Amateur Baseball: Olander, Pogmore pitch Vernon past People's United Bank

    Former UConn basketball player Tyler Olander threw four scoreless innings, striking out five while allowing four hits, to lead the Vernon Orioles to a 3-1 win over People's United Bank at McCoy Field. Tyler Pogmore came in relief and allowed three...
  • All-Courant Girls Track And Field

    The 2014 All-Courant high school girls track and field team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: THE ALL-COURANT TEAM 100 Meters: Cassidy Palmer, Stafford, Fr. 200: Sashana Hinds, Windsor, So. 400: Kelsey Fisher, East Catholic-...
  • All-Courant Girls Lacrosse

    The 2014 All-Courant high school girls lacrosse team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: ALL-COURANT TEAM GOALIES Paige Hammick, Avon, Sr. Madison Hooper, Hall-West Hartford, Sr. DEFENSE Michelle Fedrico, Cheshire, Sr....
  • Cheshire Man Charged In Orange Crash

    ORANGE — A Cheshire man was charged after the car he was driving crashed into another vehicle which then crashed into a school bus Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Derby Avenue and Grassy Hill Road, police said. Michael Kilday, 31, of...
  • Author Scott Cheshire on his debut 'High as the Horses' Bridles'

    Author Scott Cheshire on his debut 'High as the Horses' Bridles'
    Author Scott Cheshire, who recently served drinks on "Bravo's Watch What Happens Live," spent his youth as a minister, preaching door-to-door and giving sermons. Born and raised a Jehovah's Witness, he was steeped in the faith's apocalyptic visions. The...
  • Moose Reported Around I-84 In Cheshire

    CHESHIRE — A moose was reported on I-84 near the Cheshire Waterbury line, and on Hall Street in Cheshire, a spokesman from the Department of Environmental and Energy Protection said. Motorist are advised to drive slow and with caution around the...
  • The lighter side of Alec Guinness

    The lighter side of Alec Guinness
    One cold night last year with too much time on my hands, I found myself tumbling down an Alec Guinness rabbit hole, streaming first the 1979 BBC miniseries adaptation of "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" and then, the late hour be damned, continuing on with the...
  • McKinney Cleared For Public Financing

    HARTFORD — As expected, the State Elections Enforcement Commission on Wednesday approved Republican gubernatorial candidate John McKinney's application to participate in Connecticut's public campaign financing program. "Our campaign has gained...
  • Connecticut Produces More Than Its Share Of MLB Players

     Connecticut Produces More Than Its Share Of MLB Players
    While Connecticut ranks as the 48th-largest state in the country by size, it's proving to be one of the better states at producing professional baseball talent. Of the nearly 1,200 players to play in the major leagues so far this season, 14 were born in...