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By Lisa Carolin There are many businesses in Chelsea owned by women, ranging from the Tree House indoor playground on South Main Street, owned by Michele Balaka, to the office of Susan Jacobs, owned by the eponymous Certified Public Accountant. Bonnie Cook owns three downtown Chelsea businesses – the Potting Shed located on Middle Street, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 3rd, 2015

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 3rd, 2015

The Saturday Chelsea Farmers Market takes place from 8 a.m.-noon on July 4 at the Palmer parking lot. Enjoy the start of your July 4 celebration with all kinds of unique items from the following vendors. Below is a list of the vendors and what they expect to have for sale: Kapnick Orchards: baked goods, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 3rd, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Chelsea Area Festivals and Events is proud to announce the return of its annual Sounds and Sights Festival, presented by Golling Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Chelsea, on July 23-25. In its 39th season, the weekend event will draw over 15,000 […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 3rd, 2015

The Washtenaw County Emergency Operations Center will be conducting a test of the outdoor warning sirens across the county on Saturday, July 4 at noon. These sirens are tested at noon on the first Saturday of every month from March through October. Sirens will be activated for the following emergencies: 1.) The National Weather Service […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 3rd, 2015

The Chelsea City Offices will be closed today, July 3, for Independence Day. The transfer station on Werkner Road will be closed on Saturday, July 4.

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 2nd, 2015

When firefighter Ian Ballard reported for this 7 a.m. shift on July 1, he did so in the new Chelsea Area Fire Authority Fire Station 2 in Lima Township. The early part of his shift was spent moving in, unpacking and cleaning up the second CAFA fire station on Jackson Road across from CrossFit. The […]

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The Chelsea City Council recently approved a request by Jason Povlich, owner of Jet’s Pizza, to host a benefit concert for Project 418, which needed both a temporary use and a noise ordinance variance to take place. Povlich plans to bring in Rusted Root, an acoustic band, for a special event inside a tent in […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 2nd, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights, presented by Golling Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Chelsea, presents its free summer concert series every Thursday through Aug. 13 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Professional artists perform at 11 staged areas located throughout downtown Chelsea featuring […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 2nd, 2015

Laurence W. Burbank Laurence William Burbank passed away peacefully after a battle with cancer on Jan. 15, 2015. A memorial service will be held Monday, July 6, 11 a.m. at Salem Lutheran Church of Ann Arbor, with Rev. Douglas C. Hartley Sr. officiating. Memorial contributions can be made to Arbor Hospice, or a cancer research […]

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