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Lisa Allmendinger on July 27th, 2017

A quick reminder that everyone is invited to stop by the Chelsea Bakery on Friday, July 28 from 11 a.m. to 2-ish and help celebrate Chelsea Update‘s 5th birthday while you’re enjoying Sounds and Sights Festival. There will be two kinds of cake and cookies, too. Hope to see everyone there.

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 27th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Friday July 28, the Sounds and Sights Festival will be loaded with family friendly events throughout downtown Chelsea: Art Market and demonstrations (Noon-8pm) East and West Streets Merchant activities, sidewalk sales, and events, visit com Food Court on W. Middle Street […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Naomi Rivers for the information in this story.) There are still a few spots available for teams of 4 for “Dragon Wars,” an aquatic tug-of-war competition in a genuine 40-foot dragon boat, at Robin Hills Farm’s second annual Dragonboat Festival on Aug. 5 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in Sylvan […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 26th, 2017

(Publisher’s note: Mr. Catherman is president of the Chelsea Education Association, the CEA, which is the teacher’s union and I apologize for my mistake. This has been corrected.) Four candidates have filed petitions to run for the four Chelsea City Council seats in the November election. Current Council Member Melissa Johnson filed her paperwork for […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 26th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Farve for the information in this story.) Social Tent and Festival Main Stage:    Located behind The Common Grill restaurant, the festival social tent opens each evening at 6 p.m., with live bands performing from 7 to 11 p.m.  Beer and wine will be for sale to those aged […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 26th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 26th, 2017

In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, two heavy lion statues were reported stolen from the front porch of a home on McKinley Street. For the full story, please click here.  

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 26th, 2017

Marilyn Sue (Stolz) Gartside formerly of Chelsea, age 73, of Naples, Fla., died July 23 after a short illness. She was born April 27, 1944 in Columbus, Ohio to Roland and Mary (Smith) Stolz. Marilyn attended St. Mary of the Springs Academy, married and had four children. She graduated from the University of Michigan with […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 25th, 2017

By Allen Wright Jennifer Heath of Chelsea knows all too well what it’s like to live with Lyme Disease. She overcame the worst of the disease and decided to document her struggle and let others be aware of what she went through so they know they are not alone. Heath sat down and wrote the […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 25th, 2017

LendEDU, a marketplace for student loans and student loan refinance, recently recognized Chelsea as No. 114 of the top 250 communities in the Midwest with the best average credit scores. According to the city’s notification, out of the thousands of towns in the Midwest, Chelsea had one of the highest average credit scores, thus some […]

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