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Lisa Allmendinger on January 18th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Joanne Ladio for the photos and information in this story.) On Monday, Jan. 15, about 55 folks braved the cold and snow to participate in the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day march organized by One World One Family in Chelsea. There were people of all ages from school […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 18th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights, one of Michigan’s premier summer concert series, is accepting applications to be considered for this summer’s entertainment lineup. Auditions will be held Monday, March 5 from 5 to 8 p.m. at 128 Park St. inside […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 18th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Michelle Craig for the information in this story.) Chelsea Community Kitchen will be offering its After School Kids Cooking Program this winter from Jan. 30 through March 8. Kids in grades 1-6 will learn to make healthier versions of warm winter classic meals and how to prepare great tasting […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 18th, 2018

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 18th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Laura Dillmann, head coach of the Saline-Chelsea Ski Team for the information in this story.) The Saline-Chelsea Ski Team got off to a solid start in their first race at Mt. Brighton on Tuesday night. There were two challenging slalom courses set for the race, with each racer required […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 18th, 2018

In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, police were called to the 1000 block of South Main Street for a report of possible counterfeit $50 bills that had been passed at a store. For the full story, please click here.

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 18th, 2018

Richard Kenneth Hartman of Jackson, age 90, took his last breath Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice in Jackson. He was born Jan. 14, 1927 in Ypsilanti, Michigan, the son of Cornelius Clifton and Marian Emily (Wakefield) Sr. Richard served in the Army in Japan during World War II. He retired from […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 17th, 2018

The Chelsea Area Fire Authority (CAFA) Board re-elected its current slate of officers for 2018 and set its meeting schedule for the year during its annual meeting on Jan. 16. Kurt Koseck, the Sylvan Township representative on the board, will remain as chairman, while Craig Maier of Lima Township continues as vice chairman. Peter Feeney, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 17th, 2018

The Chelsea City Council recently formed a Housing Research Advisory Commission with about six roles and responsibilities that include an inventory of the current housing stock as well as identifying, researching and identifying all types of housing in the city. The commission will be comprised of seven members from Chelsea including two city council members […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 17th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bobby H. Maldonado for the information in this story.) St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea has appointed Michael Coghlan, managing partner of KHK Ventures, LLC, and director of Ann Arbor State Bank, as chairman of its board of trustees, effective January 2018. Coghlan replaces Paula Rode, DVM, owner and president of […]

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