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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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  • All-Courant Softball

    The 2014 All-Courant high school softball Fab 15 team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more:   THE FAB 15 Olivia Banulski, Bristol Central, Sr., CF — .538 avg., 42 hits, 31 runs, 5 HRs Katelyn Corr, Suffield, Jr., CF...
  • 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...
  • 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-...
  • 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...
  • 2013-14 Area High School Scholar-Athletes

    The Courant considers 75 high schools to be in its primary circulation area. The athletic department at each of those schools was asked to list the top male and female scholar athletes based on grade point average and athletic achievement for the entire...
  • R.J. Julia Hosting Talk By Abby Miller Of 'Dance Moms'

    R.J. Julia Hosting Talk By Abby Miller Of 'Dance Moms'
    Authors of an inspirational book on dance, serious and funny novels and the shortage of local seafood will speak at R.J. Julia Booksellers, 768 Boston Post Road, Madison. On Monday, July 14, at 7 p.m., Abby Miller, the author of "Everything I Learned...
  • Police Investigating Fatal Accident In Cheshire

    CHESHIRE — Police are investigating a fatal accident involving a pedestrian Monday on Mount Sanford Road. Police said the entire length of the road would be closed for several hours Monday afternoon as officers investigate the accident. Police...
  • Cheshire Police: Jogger Hit, Killed By Dump Truck

    Cheshire Police: Jogger Hit, Killed By Dump Truck
    CHESHIRE — A 75-year-old Cheshire man who was jogging on Mount Sanford Road Monday afternoon was struck and killed by a dump truck, police said. Police said they were called just before 2 p.m.. They said Benjamin Feinn, of 180 Remus Road, was dead...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Dr. William Petit To Address Hartford Rotary Club

    Dr. William Petit, the Cheshire endocrinologist and sole survivor of the highly publicized 2007 Cheshire home invasion, will address members and guests of the Hartford Rotary Club at 12 p.m., Monday, July 7, Capital Community College, 950 Main St., 2nd...
  • Death-Row Inmate's Case Goes Before Supreme Court Thursday

    Death-Row Inmate's Case Goes Before Supreme Court Thursday
    The state Supreme Court will hear arguments Thursday on whether Russell Peeler Jr., convicted of ordering the 1999 killings of Karen Clarke and her 8-year-old son Leroy "B.J." Brown in Bridgeport, should have received the death penalty. Peeler, a former...
  • New Britain High School Students Wins Award For Pinocchio Performance

    NEW BRITAIN - Student Julia Leitao of New Britain High School won a Halo Award for theater excellence, the school system reported. The awards are sponsored by the Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury. On May 28, the school's production team along with 20...