By Crystal Hayduk The Chelsea School District Board of Education and the Chelsea Education Association (CEA) are expected to meet for a fact finding hearing on March 5 at 10 a.m. at the Washington Street Education Center, 500 Washington St. It is expected that this will be a hearing held in public; however, the fact [...]
It’s maple syrup time. The communities of The Big 400 are teaming up to celebrate maple syruping in southern Michigan with a festival on Saturday, March 21. The festival includes pancake breakfasts, tours of tapping areas and the syruping process, the release of a local maple wine, and lots of good things to eat. Pancake [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank coach Dave Jolly for the information in this story.) Sometimes through adversity you find yourself and what you are truly capable of accomplishing. This was true for the Chelsea Bulldog Swim and Dive team. After losing a tough dual meet to rival Dexter a week ago, a sleeping giant [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Burrill Strong for the photos in this gallery. More of Burrill’s work can be found here.)
Chelsea drops one to Dexter, 49-38.
By Crystal Hayduk One of the most popular musical events of the school year, the Solo and Ensemble Festival sponsored by the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association (MSBOA), was well-attended by local student musicians. High school students competed on Jan. 31, and middle school students competed on Feb. 7, both as part of the [...]
The former Chelsea Center for the Arts building on 400 Congdon Street is for sale. Built in 1920, there’s 8,641 square feet on two levels, which sits on 0.43 acre with a detached garage and a fenced-in yard. It’s zoned RS-3. Many long-time Chelsea residents have fond memories of the building, which housed St. Mary’s [...]
The Run for the Rolls organizers hope to add a 5-mile race to its annual 1-mile event that takes place just before the Chelsea Community Fair Parade on Aug. 29. Cindy Triveline will explain the plan to the Chelsea City Council today, March 2. Also on tap is the first reading of an ordinance change [...]