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Chelsea football is now winless this season following a 27-0 loss to East Lansing Thursday night. The Bulldogs (0-2) traveled to Lynn C Adams Stadium, mustering only 127 yards of total offense, while the Trojans (2-1) motored for 305 yards for the team’s second win of the season. The score was 0-0 at the end [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 31st, 2012

Here’s what to expect at the Saturday Farmers’ Market that’s located in the library lot on Park Street from 8 a.m.-noon. “Discover You Can” freebies are still available and there will be free samples and coupons to help you with your canning needs. Be sure to check out Ruhlig’s Produce for pickling cucumbers and dill [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 31st, 2012

Heidi Dailey sent me a note about her favorite rock photo, so I’m passing it along. Confused? Harry Potter fans can attest to the meaning of this message. If you have a favorite rock, please sent it to Chelsea Update and I’ll gladly post it.

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 31st, 2012

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is making game day traffic information available for Michigan State University, University of Michigan, and Detroit Lions football fans on MDOT’s Web site at www.michigan.gov/mdot. You can find “Getting to the Game” traffic information at www.michigan.gov/gettingtothegame or you can click on the “Getting to the Game” icon on the [...]

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Abbi Crowder, a sophomore at Olivet Nazarene University, may tell you that the mission trip she took to Thailand this summer might have sparked a life mission. “Going to Thailand was incredible,” she told the Chelsea Rotary Club. “It was an absolutely life-changing experience.” Seeing the difference that “regular, average people can make in the [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 31st, 2012

On The Tracks Productions will kick off a new concert series on Wednesday, which showcases regional and national songwriters at The Depot in downtown Chelsea. The showcases will take place at renovated and historic Chelsea Depot, 125 Jackson St., the first Wednesday of each month from September-May. On Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 7 p.m. Michigan’s [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 30th, 2012

(The presidential order was issued on Aug. 27, but notification was sent from the state on Aug. 30.)  President Barak Obama ordered the flag of the United States lowered to half-staff until sunset on Friday, Aug. 31, to honor the memory of astronaut Neil Armstrong. “With one small step, Neil Armstrong touched the lives of [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 30th, 2012

Each year, on the third Wednesday in August, area firefighters come together for a special first responder picnic at the Dexter American Legion Post 557. Bob Wagner, the Dexter Area Fire Department assistant chief, said the event began in 1966 when the Ann Arbor Township and Dexter fire departments got together at Delhi Park. In [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 30th, 2012

The Chelsea Board of Education unanimously approved the hiring of Matthew Hagood as the new building trades teacher for the district on Monday, Aug. 27. With the retirement of John Ruhlig, the open position was advertised both internally, within the district and externally, outside the school district, according to a memo to the School Board [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 30th, 2012

The Chelsea District Library will host a free SAT/ACT Combo Practice Test administered by Kaplan Test Prep on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Washington Street Education Center, 500 Washington St., Room 100. The 3.5-hour combo practice test helps students decide which test is right for them. Students receive feedback comparing their [...]

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