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Lisa Allmendinger on June 29th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Ben Wielechowski  for the information in this story.) Robin Hills Farm has added new classes to its summer/fall education programs, which are focused on permaculture. Permaculture, or “permanent agriculture,” was a term first coined by David Holmgren in 1978, and refers to a philosophy that focuses on sustainable living […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 29th, 2016

By Lisa Carolin The Lima Township Planning Commission unanimously approved a special use application for Burns Lawn Care and Landscaping at its June 27 meeting following a public hearing on the subject. The decision will allow Burns to build a pole barn on property located at 267 N. Steinbach Road. Neighbor Ted Steinbach said, “They’ve […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 27th, 2016

  By Dr. Steven B. Silverman, MD (Chelsea Update would like to thank Dr. Steven Silverman of the Chelsea Pain Center for the information in this story.) Until a vaccine was introduced in the 1990s, nearly everyone got the chickenpox. And for most people, it meant they were immune and would never get chickenpox again. […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 27th, 2016

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 24th, 2016

By Lisa Carolin (Chelsea Update is running a series of stories on businesses in Chelsea beginning with those that belong to the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce.) Edward Jones opened its first office in Chelsea 20 years ago, and lifelong Chelsea resident Michael O’Quinn has worked as a financial advisor there for the past eight […]

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Beginning Monday, June 27, Werkner Road in Sylvan Township will be closed at M-52 as the work begins on the roundabout at the corner of M-52 and Werkner Road. Temporary traffic signals are being installed to maintain two-way traffic on a single open lane throughout construction. Stage 1 is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, June […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 20th, 2016

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 20th, 2016

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 19th, 2016

Chelsea continues to be a city committed to honoring its history and is prominently displaying information about some of its historical buildings for residents and visitors alike. On June 14, the newest of seven historic plaques to adorn downtown buildings was unveiled with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the corner of Main and Middle streets. Included […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 18th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jennifer Fairfield for the information in this column. Part one ran yesterday.) Trees and shrubs Prune back early-blooming shrubs such as forsythia and quince after they have finished blooming. This will encourage new growth and more flowers next spring. Don’t “seal” pruning wounds when you prune trees. The old […]

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