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Lisa Allmendinger on July 25th, 2016

The Sounds and Sights Festival will hold its fourth Chelsea Chalk Art Contest during its line of activities on Saturday, July 30. Participants of all abilities and ages are encouraged to help transform the concrete below the iconic Chelsea Clocktower, located at 310 North Main St., into vibrant colors and works of art from 8 […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 25th, 2016

Continue reading about July 31: Good-bye open house for the Carter-Ruffin family

Chelsea Board of Review will now include Gerald McCormack and Geoffrey Voshel following the City Council’s unanimous approval of their appointments at a meeting on July 18. In addition, the Chelsea Police Department was given approval to purchase the Lexipol Law Enforcement policy manual and integrated daily training bulletin for about $9,980. Chelsea Police Chief […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 25th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Don Triveline for the information in this story.) Dominic Triveline, a Chelsea High School graduate and current student at Western Michigan University, recently made national history when he competed in the National Teen Physique Committee National Bodybuilding Championships in Pittsburgh, PA. In addition to winning the National Championship at […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 25th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Sylvan Township Clerk Kathleen Kennedy for the information in this story.) When voters take to the polls on Tuesday, Aug. 2, please keep in mind the following information. This is a primary election and voters are only allowed to vote for either Republican Party candidates or Democrat Party candidates […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 25th, 2016

This week’s guest on “Around Town with Linda” is Len McDougal, former Chelsea chief of police. “Around Town” with Linda Meloche can be seen daily on Channel 18 at 7:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 6 p.m., and 11 p.m. DVD’s of all shows are available to check out on the second floor of the Chelsea District […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 25th, 2016

Courtesy photo. (Chelsea Update would like to thank Sheri Hillman for the information in this story.) St. Paul UCC will host a rummage sale on Friday, July 29 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. and on Saturday, July 30 from 8 a.m. until noon at the church, 14600 East Old US-12. No early sales.

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 25th, 2016

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 24th, 2016

While the community was enjoying a hot Saturday, July 23, 2016, Chelsea Update was quietly celebrating its 4th birthday. Yes, it’s already been four years (and one day) since I launched Chelsea Update as a one-person, 7-days-a-week news site for this community. And since then, I’ve published more than 8,500 stories and almost 1,000 photo […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 24th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Joe Yekulis for the information in this story and Kelly Flaherty for the two photo galleries.) Supporters of St. Louis Center were busy once again with back-to-back fundraising events that took place in Ann Arbor in support of residents with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The first event was the […]

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