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Lisa Allmendinger on May 28th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bobby Maldonado for the information and photos in this story.) St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea hosted its 32nd Annual Auction Denim and Diamonds 2017 on May 13 at Zingerman’s Cornman Farms in Dexter. More than 350 people attended the sold-out event, which raised $712,000 to benefit the transformation of the […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 27th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Sarah Ombry for the information in this story.) The Alzheimer’s Association, Michigan Great Lakes Chapter recently named United Methodist Retirement Communities in Chelsea as its South Central Region 2017 Community Champion Award recipient. UMRC was recognized for its continued generous support, partnership, and dedication towards a world without Alzheimer’s […]

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The Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting and business after hours event at Thriving Minds Family Services on Thursday, June 1 from 5:30-7 p.m. at 350 N. Main St. Suite 220. Please RSVP to the chamber if you would like to attend by calling 475-1145.

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 26th, 2017

Congressman Tim Walberg (MI-07) will be holding his 7th Annual Job Fair on Tuesday, May 30 from 9 a.m.-noon at the Commonwealth Commerce Center, 209 E. Washington Ave., in Jackson. Employers from across Michigan’s 7th District will be on hand at the Commonwealth Commerce Center to accept resumes and talk about available job openings. Thirty-five […]

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On May 18, the Chelsea Downtown Development Authority voted to hold a special meeting Thursday, May 25 at 7:30 a.m. in the City Council Chambers to discuss the two Palmer Event Space bids following a scope review by consultant MC Smith. Also at its May 18 meeting, the group approved a request from Chelsea Alehouse […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 22nd, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 22nd, 2017

This week’s guest on “Around Town with Linda” is Bob Pierce, who is retiring as the executive director of the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce at the end of the month. “Around Town” with Linda Meloche can be seen daily on Channel 18 at 7:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 6 p.m., and 11 p.m.  DVD’s of […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 20th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bob Milbrodt for the information in this story.) Monday, May 22, is the club’s annual Scouts Night. Club members share a meal with troops and packs from Chelsea’s Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts, and learn about their many fun, educational, and character-building activities. Each pack and troop prepares a […]

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By Lisa Carolin The Palmer Event Space was given unanimous approval for a combined preliminary and final site plan by the Chelsea Planning Commission at its May 16 meeting — contingent upon ZBA approval of parking setbacks. The intent of the project is to create a public gathering space at the location, which will include […]

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Following two budget work sessions, the Chelsea City Council heard a staff presentation on the highlights of the city’s proposed about $4.4 million general operating budget on May 15 prior to a public hearing. No one spoke during the public hearing on the proposed budget,which shows no proposed millage increases, which has been the case […]

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