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Chelsea State Bank recently announced the addition of Lisa Baleja to their branch management team. Baleja will manage the Dexter Banking Center replacing Dave Klumpp who retired in August. “We are very excited to have Lisa join our team,” said Chelsea State Bank President and CEO John Mann. “Lisa comes to us with a wealth [...]
By Lisa Carolin Could the City of Chelsea could become the first Fair Trade City in Michigan? And if so, what, exactly, does that mean? Fair trade means helping the artisans and farmers around the world who make and grow products to get a fair share of the profits as well as to ensure safe [...]
The Chelsea Alehouse Brewery will host a Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce business after hours event on Tuesday, Sept. 23 from 5-7 p.m. The alehouse is at 420 North Main St., Suite 100 at the north end of the Clocktower complex. Outdoor seating available. There will be informal networking, so bring your business cards and [...]
By Lisa Carolin Anyone who has spent time visiting resale shops looking for “reasonably priced” fabric for sewing projects now has a destination: Sew Loved Fabric, located at 121 South Main St. above Smokehouse 52 restaurant in downtown Chelsea. The store opened in June because owner Cynthia Siveri had no more room in her house [...]
On Friday and Saturday, Sept. 19-20, Mule Skinner Boot Shop will host The Battery Gun Company from Metamora, Mich. They will bring in a Civil War style Gatling gun from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. both days.
Story and Photos by Lisa Carolin When Judy Merkel exited The Wolverine Food and Spirits building on Saturday, Sept. 13, it was one of the last times she will ever do so. The Wolverine closed on Aug. 23, and last Saturday, more than 240 items from the restaurant were sold at an auction held in [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Maurine Tobin for the information in this story.) Each year, early in November, Chelsea hosts an event that draws people from as far away as Grand Rapids and even, rumor has it, Chicago. Wine, Women and Shopping is a city-wide event, which includes discounts and specials [...]