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Lisa Allmendinger on December 25th, 2014

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 24th, 2014

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Clark and Janet Ogle-Mater for the information in this story.) Chelsea Area Historical Society created their own history by signing a deal to purchase a historic property in Chelsea on Friday, Dec. 5. Forty years in the making, CAHS has secured a permanent home for area history, and [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 24th, 2014

Don’t get lost in the wrappings of Christmas and miss the point. Unwrap the meaning and message that the Jesus – the Christ of Christmas – has for you this year at Chelsea Free Methodist Church’s Christmas Eve Service. This special service will include candlelight, carols, and a special Christmas message. “Unspeakable Joy” will take [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 24th, 2014

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Cathy Kotlarek for the information in this story.) An elementary instructional specialist in Chelsea for two years, Cathy Kotlarek, has been selected for the America Achieves’ Michigan Educator Voice Fellowship as a fellow for the 2014-15 school year. By providing a platform for sharing best practices and giving educators [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 23rd, 2014

Members of SRSLY recently appealed to the Chelsea City Council to consider adopting an ordinance that would ban the sale of drug paraphernalia inside the city limits. The following SRSLY members presented to the City Council: Samantha Jabara, 12th grade Renae Kempf, 11th grade Rachel Valek, 11th grade Sean McGill, 8th grade Georgie Reynolds, 8th [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 23rd, 2014

Chelsea residents are reminded that because Christmas and New Year’s Day are on Thursday this year, the Western Washtenaw Recycling Authority (WWRA) curbside recycling, which usually takes place on Thursdays, will  take place one day later — on Friday, Dec. 26 and Friday, Jan. 2

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 23rd, 2014

On Dec. 17 at about 3:30 p.m., Chelsea Police responded to the 1000 block of South Main Street for a report of a possible scam. The female victim said she had been contacted by someone from the New York Lottery Commission. The victim stated that she was advised that she had won the New York [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 23rd, 2014

Please take note of the Chelsea District Library closings during the next two weeks. The library will be closed on Wednesday, Dec. 24 for Christmas Eve and on Thursday, Dec. 25 for Christmas. Next week, the library will be closed on Wednesday, Dec. 31 for New Year’s Eve and on Thursday, Jan. 1 for New [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 23rd, 2014

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Alan Ashley for the photo gallery and the individual photos in this story. If you would like to see more of his work, please click here.) The 7th Grade Gold Basketball Team finished their season defeating Bedford by a score of 32-28. Chris White scored 13 points. Max Konschuh [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 22nd, 2014

By Lisa Carolin Jake Hollenbeck loves working with children. That is the impetus behind his job as North Creek Elementary School teacher consultant. He is in his fifth year at the elementary school  and works with kindergarten, first and second-graders on fine motor, gross motor, behavior, social skills, and academics. He also provides academic support [...]

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