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By Lisa Carolin The Lima Township Planning Commission unanimously approved (Kenneth Prielipp absent) both a site plan and a special use permit for St. Vladimir Russian Orthodox Church at the commission’s July 17 meeting. Certain conditions are part of the approval including that a temporary classroom trailer be there no longer than six years or […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 9th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Karen Bannon for the information for this story.) Ben Brannon, who recently graduated from Chelsea High School, also attained the rank of Eagle Scout this spring. The member of Boy Scout Troop 476 planned, secured funding and built a solid walking path for the Franciscan Sisters of St. Mary […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Shirley Hoppe for the information in this story.) Effective July 1, Waterloo and Salem Grove United Methodist Churches will be sharing the services of Pastor Mary Barrett. In order to accomplish this, the Waterloo Village UMC will have Worship Service at 11 a.m. and Salem Grove United Methodist Church’s […]

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Beginning June 25, the Chelsea First Congregational Church will offer a look at Parables: An All Abilities Inclusion Worship Service beginning at 5 p.m. The church is located at 121 E. Middle St. Parables is a no-shushing, 40-minute worship service designed for all abilities; but especially for families who would like a progressive faith community […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 8th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jane Pacheco for the information in this story.) The Education/Outreach team of Washtenaw Congregational Sanctuary (WCS), a new collaboration of Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice (ICPJ) and Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights (WICIR), will offer a 90-minute workshop explain what is a congregational sanctuary on Sunday, June […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 31st, 2017

By Lisa Carolin Saxaphonist Alex Toth will be performing his senior recital at First United Methodist Church, Friday evening, June 2 at 7 p.m. Toth’s saxophone teacher Dr. Max Plank will be featured at the concert, and Dr. Liz Ames will be the accompanist.  Toth graduated from Detroit Catholic Central High School on May 22 […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 31st, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 14th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Darlene Schaffer for the information in this story.) Creative Play 2017-18, “Munching With Matthew” takes place at the Chelsea First United Methodist Church on Monday or Tuesday morning from 9:30-11 a.m. There is no charge for the program, and anyone in the community is welcome, but a parent or […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 4th, 2017

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