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Lisa Allmendinger on February 13th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights is accepting applications to be considered for this summer’s entertainment lineup. There are more than 100 paid spots available on the Thursday night schedule. Auditions are open to musicians, singer/songwriters, jugglers, magicians, performers, dance troupes, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 13th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Michelle Tuplin for the information in this story.) On Sunday, Feb. 25 from 1-4 p.m., the popular Writer’s Workshop Series at Serendipity Books continues with a workshop led by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds. Please call the book shop at 475-7148 for more information or to reserve your spot. Afterhours Book […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 11th, 2018

Surely you have attended at least one of the free Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights events during its 13-year-run in downtown Chelsea. Or perhaps enjoyed the chalk artists’ work, the pet parade or the KidZone during the Sounds and Sights Festival? But did you know that there is a dedicated group of volunteers who […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 8th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Brad Phillips for the information in this story.) Nancee’s Network presents an evening of performances in support of Nancee Sanville, her husband Guy, and their daughter, Rose as they bravely continue their fight against cancer. Friends of the Sanville family are producing a show on March 5 at 7 […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 6th, 2018

  (Chelsea Update would like to thank Edith Donnell for the information in this story.) The Chelsea District Library (CDL) recently announced that the 9th annual Authors in Chelsea will once again be supported by a grant from the Chelsea Education Foundation (CEF). Authors in Chelsea brings nationally known authors to Chelsea schools, providing children […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 2nd, 2018

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 30th, 2018

  By Crystal Hayduk The name Flint, Michigan evokes a reaction. The senior population most likely recalls a thriving transportation industry (“Vehicle City”), the growth of the United Automobile Workers, and the development of General Motors Institute (now the highly-ranked Kettering University). Flint is the home of the Flint Symphony Orchestra, Longway Planetarium (the largest […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 28th, 2018

By Lisa Carolin The Chelsea High School Art Department is bursting with pride, celebrating the newly announced 2018 SE Michigan Regional Scholastic Art Awards. Art Teachers Laura Naar and Georgina Rutherford are pleased to share that both Olivia Maldonado and Michael Govaere were best in show winners in oil painting and digital art, respectively. Other […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 19th, 2018

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 18th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights, one of Michigan’s premier summer concert series, is accepting applications to be considered for this summer’s entertainment lineup. Auditions will be held Monday, March 5 from 5 to 8 p.m. at 128 Park St. inside […]

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