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  (Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) One of the most popular features of the Sounds and Sights Festival is the KidZone, sponsored by Robin Hill Farms and Kimber Zatkovich of Reinhart Realtors. The special area offers activities for children of all ages on both Friday and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 23rd, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bob Milbrodt for the information in this story.) Chelsea Kiwanis Club members who worked in the Kiwanis food concession trailer for the Ironclad Vintage Base Ball Festival last Saturday commented that it was a wonderful family event. Everyone had a great time, from players, spectators to our workers in […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 23rd, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Stephanie Toon for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Rotary Club would like everyone to mark their calendars now for Rotary Night at the Purple Rose Theater on Oct. 13. Proceeds from this fundraiser will benefit the Chelsea Rotary school scholarships. The play is “Morning After Grace.” Ticket prices […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 22nd, 2016

By Lisa Carolin (Chelsea Update is running a series on businesses in Chelsea beginning with businesses that belong to the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce.) The Arctic Breakaway is located on the second floor of the Arctic Coliseum. It is both a restaurant and a sports bar offering everything from pizzas to steaks. “It’s a […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 22nd, 2016

The Chelsea Farmers Market takes place every Saturday from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Palmer parking lot. Chelsea Update is profiling vendors at the market and this week, it’s Duane Bordine of Bordine Farms. By Lisa Carolin Duane Bordine, who sells fresh cut flowers and plants, is a vendor at both Chelsea Farmers markets as […]

Continue reading about July 23: Duane Bordine featured vendor at the Saturday Farmers Market

The Chelsea Area Fire Authority (CAFA) has been awarded a federal grant that will help the authority replace much needed equipment including SCBA breathing apparatus, fire hose and turn out gear. “The SCBA replacement allows most of the fire departments in the county to have the same units,” Jim Payeur wrote in his chief’s report, […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Chuck Armstrong for the information in this story.) This year’s 79th annual Chelsea Community Fair takes place from Aug. 23-27 and the Chelsea Lions Club is once again looking for folks to be dunk tank sitters for their fundraiser. If you sat last year, we would again like to […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 22nd, 2016

Everyone is encouraged to visit the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds July 24-July 29 for the 2016 Washtenaw County 4-H Youth Show.  This free, family-friendly, public event showcases 4-H Youth Development and the interesting opportunities available to Washtenaw county youth. 4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship, and life […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 21st, 2016

Publisher’s not: I am happy to report that his guy and his owner have been reunited. If you are missing this dog, it was found Thursday on Werkner Road. Please call Heather at 475-4549.

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 21st, 2016

The Chelsea City Council gave its approval on Monday, July 18 for a new Farm to Table fundraising event that will benefit the farmers markets in the Five Healthy Towns of Chelsea, Manchester, Stockbridge, Dexter and Grass Lake. The 5 Healthy Towns Farm to Table event will take place on Sunday, Aug. 21 from 5-7:30 […]

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