Chelsea District School bus drivers were surprised by a parent at Coney Island restaurant on Tuesday morning. Several of the drivers stopped by Coney Island for breakfast and someone paid for all of their meals. Director of Transportation Services Jeff Knasiak told Superintendent Andy Ingall, “I wanted to let you know, the drivers went to [...]
On Friday, Dec. 19 at noon, the Chelsea Senior Center will host its annual Christmas Feast Community Celebration. It’s time to celebrate the season with other seniors and enjoy a delicious holiday meal, friendship, and a Christmas carol sing along. The suggested cost is $5, and this event is sponsored by the Mitchell family and [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Allison Vanderspool for the information in this story.) Fourteen more 7th-12th grade “Shopping Buddies” are needed on Dec. 6 from 12-3 p.m. during the Children’s Christmas Bazaar. Shopping Buddies assist younger children as they select, wrap, and pay for gifts for their families. Youth may shop for their own families [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Melissa Johnson for the information in this story.) The exploratory committee for the Community Center is hosting Community Center Days Nov. 28-30 at the Washington Street Education Center from 1-6 p.m. each day. The price is $20 per family for all 3 days or a daily rate of $10 [...]
(Saturday’s date in this story as been corrected. Chelsea Update would like to thank Karen Lukomski for the information in this story.) Chelsea Boy Scout Troop 425 will be selling holiday greens on Saturday, Nov. 29 and Saturday, Dec. 6 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Chelsea State Bank parking lot. This is [...]
In observance of Thanksgiving, the Chelsea District Library will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 26 and will be closed all day on Thursday, Nov. 27.
By Lisa Carolin Business has doubled in just two years for Elizabeth Wilson, who opened VEO Art Studio with her husband John Del Valle in downtown Chelsea in November of 2012. Students from around the county as well as from Jackson come to VEO to take classes. Wilson says the classes offered at VEO Art [...]
Good news for motorists who have spent the last two months finding alternate routes around the McKinley Road Bridge — the road reopened Monday, Nov. 24, according to a press release from the Washtenaw County Road Commission. The bridge was closed on Oct. 1 while the Road Commission replaced the bridge at the Sylvan and [...]
This week’s Chelsea Police Department blotter includes two cases of assault and a report of stolen planks. Both assaults occurred on Nov. 22, one in the 100 block of West Middle Street and a second in the 500 block of South Main St. For the full stories, please click here.