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Lisa Allmendinger on February 12th, 2018

Zou Zou’s Cafe and Coffee Bar is now serving beer and wine, and selections will include rotating taps of Michigan micro-brews (and hard cider) and select French wines based on availability. “We have talked about adding beer and wine for a long, long time,”says owner Marie-Ann Fody in a press release. “We were finally approved […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 12th, 2018

This week’s guest on “Around Town with Linda” is Sue Whitmarsh, co-owner of Breathe Yoga. “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 all shows are available to check out on the second floor of the Chelsea District Library […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 9th, 2018

By Lisa Carolin The annual Chelsea City Council’s visioning session on Feb. 7 at the Village Conference Center at the Comfort Inn was an evening of enthusiasm with the plans to back it up. The annual event’s agenda included everything from council rules and committee responsibilities to economic development, transportation, and regional opportunities. City Manager […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 8th, 2018

Chocolate Extravaganza will take place Saturday, Feb. 10 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. throughout Chelsea. In addition to the businesses and restaurants, the Chelsea Winter Indoor Farmers Market will have special chocolate treats inside the cafeteria in the Washington Street Education Building. From 9 a.m.-1 p.m., you will find both chocolate chip cookies and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 6th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information and photos in this story.) On Saturday, Feb. 3, Chelsea Cub Scout Pack 435 collected food donations for Faith In Action at Polly’s Country Market.    

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 6th, 2018

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 6th, 2018

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 5th, 2018

This week’s guest on “Around Town with Linda” is Anthony Shakeshaft, local advocate for human rights. “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 all shows are available to check out on the second floor of the Chelsea District […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 4th, 2018

If you’re a Chelsea community business owner, joining the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce is something you should seriously consider. When I began Chelsea Update about 5.5 years ago, joining the chamber was one of the first things I did, and I cannot begin to tell you how much help members and staff have provided […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 4th, 2018

By Amy Heydlauff I’ve heard people say a good community is like a good quilt. Every piece is critical to building a functional, durable, beautiful whole. Quilting is thought to be a quaint, rather cozy endeavor. Yet good quilts are some of the strongest, most functional blankets known. The quilters who make them borrow from […]

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