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By Crystal Hayduk The “Lovers of Valdaro,” whose 5,000-year-old bones were discovered in Italy in 2007, are a central and recurring image in the world premiere by Matt Letscher currently playing at the Purple Rose Theatre Company (PRTC) as part of its 25th anniversary season. “Gaps in the Fossil Record” is a provocative examination of […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 5th, 2016

The Bulldog Best is a monthly award that recognizes students at Beach Middle School who support the pillars of respect, integrity, responsibility, dynamic learning and teamwork. A nomination can be made by any staff member, and students are presented with a certificate and pen and are named in the school’s newsletter. If you see a […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Eric Swager for the information in this story.) The Chelsea boys track and field team finished the dual meet season without a loss when it downed both Dexter and Lincoln on Tuesday in Dexter. “We were able to cruise through the SEC with a perfect 5-0 record this year, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 5th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Loren Thorburn for the information in this story.) The Chelsea girls track and field team came away with two wins at the double dual meet on Tuesday night against Dexter and Lincoln. It came down to the last two events of the evening, 3200m run and 4x400m relay, to […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 5th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mary Jo Frank for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Area Garden Club’s annual plant sale will take place on May 7 from 8 a.m.-noon at the Chelsea Community Fairgrounds. It’s a great place to find high quality locally grown perennials, ornamental grasses, daylilies, shrubs and herbs. “Plants […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 5th, 2016

Everyone is invited to a reception and open house for The Big 400 on May 11 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Eddy Discovery Center, 17030 Bush Road in Sylvan Township. Did you know that there are 400 square miles of state park land right in your back yard? Discover The Big 400 during a reception […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 4th, 2016

There appears to be support for a beekeeping ordinance in the City of Chelsea. Following a presentation by Lynn Fox last month, beekeeping enthusiasts filled the City Council chambers Monday night in support of the city allowing the practice. Six of them spoke in favor of beekeeping within the city limits and two letters of […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 4th, 2016

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 4th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Patrick Zieske for the information in this story.) Sylvan Township residents are invited to meet supervisor candidate Tom McKernan on Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to noon. The meet the candidate event, which is not sponsored by the library, will take place at Chelsea District Library’s McKune room. […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jodi Smolek for the information in this story.) The Evening Primrose Garden Club will host a garage sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 at the Chelsea Train Depot, 125 Jackson St. Donations can be dropped off at the Depot on Thursday, May 5 from […]

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