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Lisa Allmendinger on May 27th, 2016

By Lisa Carolin Each week at the Chelsea Saturday Farmers Market, more and more produce is arriving. Check out what’s new on May 28 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Palmer Lot. This season, Chelsea Update is profiling vendors at the Chelsea Farmers Market, and this week, and this week’s featured vendor is HumusFilafil. HumusFilafil […]

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The Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market offers folks a mid-week opportunity to shop for fresh and local products at the Palmer parking lot from 2-6 p.m. Below is a list of vendors who are expected to be there. Please keep in mind that sometimes the vendors are unable to make the market or the products […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 22nd, 2016

Story and Photos By Crystal Hayduk Friday, May 13 turned out to be a very lucky day for elementary students in the Chelsea School District. About 1,000 children in kindergarten through fifth grade gathered on the soccer field of South Meadows Elementary School on a mostly sunny, 64-degree afternoon for the Wacky Olympics event, which […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 20th, 2016

This season, Chelsea Update is profiling vendors at the Chelsea Farmers Market, which takes place in the Palmer parking lot from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. If you love fruit, there’s a new option to eat your fill from June through October through a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) share from Kapnick Orchards. (And, as a bonus, you […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 19th, 2016

To the members of Chelsea Chamber of Commerce: Thank you for your 16 years of acting as the fiscal agent for the Chelsea Farmers Market. Under your leadership, we were able to build a solid foundation, and grow into a fixture in the community. We are so appreciative of the care you put into fostering […]

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The Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market offers folks a mid-week opportunity to shop for fresh and local products at the Palmer parking lot from 2-6 p.m. Below is a list of vendors who are expected to be there. Please keep in mind that sometimes the vendors are unable to make the market or the products […]

Continue reading about May 18: What you’ll discover at the Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market

By Lisa Carolin The Saturday Chelsea Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Palmer lot, and this year, in addition to the vendor listings, Chelsea Update is profiling individual vendors. Cookies and caramel corn are the main products of the Bean Creek Cookie Company. Partners Betty Rupley and Sharon Klinger have been […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 3rd, 2016

The Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market opens Wednesday at the Palmer parking lot from 2-6 p.m. Below is a list of vendors who are expected to be there. Please keep in mind that sometimes the vendors are unable to make the market or the products they plan to have are not available. There will be […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 29th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bobby H. Maldonado and Stephanie Willette for the information in this story.) Once again, St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea will host the Saturday Chelsea Farmers Market and the Bushel Basket Market . The Saturday market opens on April 30 from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. and the Bushel Basket Market […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 27th, 2016

(Publisher’s note: When the 5 Healthy Town’s Board of Directors meets on May 23, it will consider a budget of $75,000 for the Chelsea Wellness Coalition’s Year 5 Plan. Chelsea Update is profiling each of the interventions that is hoping to receive funding.) By Lisa Carolin Among the Chelsea Wellness Coalition’s interventions is the Chelsea […]

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