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Lisa Allmendinger on June 27th, 2016

By Lisa Carolin The DTE Energy Foundation Trail had the grand opening of its first loop on June 16. It’s called the Green Lake loop, and it’s 5.2 miles long. The trail is located five miles north of Chelsea west of M-52 across from Stofer Hill and less than half a mile south of North […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 27th, 2016

  By Dr. Steven B. Silverman, MD (Chelsea Update would like to thank Dr. Steven Silverman of the Chelsea Pain Center for the information in this story.) Until a vaccine was introduced in the 1990s, nearly everyone got the chickenpox. And for most people, it meant they were immune and would never get chickenpox again. […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 27th, 2016

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 27th, 2016

This week’s guest on “Around Town with Linda” is Lori Coryell, library director. “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 Library and can […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 27th, 2016

David Leon Marable of Shelby Township, MI, died June 21, 2016 from injuries suffered in an automobile crash. David was born October 17, 1946 in Detroit, MI to Leon and Dorothy (Klonowski) Marable. Above all else, David loved and cared for his family and helped create some of their fondest memories. Growing up, David and […]

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By Crystal Hayduk Since the Purple Rose Theatre Company opened its doors 25 years ago, audiences have been entertained by award-winning plays. Although it might seem that talented actors effortlessly perform their scenes, the reality is that it takes a strong team many months of working long hours to produce shows that meet the Purple […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 26th, 2016

By Lisa Carolin 5 Healthy Town’s Board of Directors recently approved a budget of $75,000 for the Chelsea Wellness Coalition‘s Year 5 Plan. Chelsea Update is profiling each of the interventions that is receiving funding. The Adaptive Dance Program was developed in 2014 thanks to the vision of Ballet Chelsea Artistic Director Wendi DuBois and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 26th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Amythyst Romero for the information in this story.) The Citizen of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Awards are some of the most important awards our community can bestow upon our residents. We all have very busy schedules and great demands on our personal time. However, I would encourage you […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 25th, 2016

Two-term Washtenaw County Commissioner Kent Martinez-Kratz recently announced he will seek re-election to the district one seat. District One covers Chelsea, Dexter, and five surrounding townships. “As County Commissioner, I have been dedicated to maintaining Washtenaw County as an attractive place to live and work. During my tenure, property values have risen for four straight […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Shawn Personke for the information in this story.) Silver Maples of Chelsea will host a reception for the Ann Arbor Fiberarts Guild exhibit in the Gallery 100 on Sunday, June 26, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. “Circles of Life,” a collaborative piece designed and executed by six members of […]

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