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Lisa Allmendinger on November 7th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 23rd, 2017

The Chelsea Downtown Development Authority board heard from representatives of the Chelsea Area Festivals and Events Committee (CAFÉ) at its meeting on Oct. 19. Denise Cugliari introduced herself as the committee’s event coordinator, and updated the DDA on plans for this year’s Hometown Holiday event, which will take place Dec. 1-3. She said that an […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 3rd, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) The Common Grill invites the community to help celebrate and support “Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights” at its annual Holiday Wine Show on Monday, Nov. 13 from 6-9 p.m. at The Common Grill restaurant, 112 South Main St. Tickets are […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 14th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Chelsea Area Festivals and Events would like to thank the Chelsea area community for another successful season.  The non-profit organizes the 11-week concert series “Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights” as well as the three-day “Sounds and Sights Festival,” which promotes […]

Continue reading about Aug. 17: Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights Finale

Lisa Allmendinger on August 13th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Vickie Kaiser for the information in this story as well as the photos.) July 28 was a beautiful day for a car show in Chelsea during the Sounds and Sights Festival. The Chelsea Classic Cruisers hosted 312, maybe more, cars from all over SE Michigan. As you can see […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 8th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) The Sounds and Sights Festival held its 5th Chelsea Chalk Art Contest on Saturday, July 29 and more than 64 participants of all ages transformed the Clocktower parking lot, located at 310 North Main St., into colorful renderings from 8 a.m.-4 […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 1st, 2017

(Publisher’s message. My apology to Candice Shavalia for incorrectly identifying her name. Chelsea Update would like to thank John Deikis for the information in this story.) A 1911 “Flanders 4″ motorcycle, manufactured in the Chelsea Clocktower complex in the early 20th century, was returned to the collection of the Chelsea Area Historical Society (CAHS) on […]

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Story and Photos by Lisa Carolin This year’s Sounds and Sights Festival attracted lots of people of all ages to the many activities all over Chelsea. A number of businesses sponsored booths in the KidZone. Robin Hills Farm featured piglets to give kids the chance to “experience your food.” Chelsea Lanes offered its outdoor version […]

Continue reading about Scenes from Another Successful Sounds and Sights Festival (with photo gallery)

Lisa Allmendinger on July 29th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 28th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Saturday, July 29, the Sounds and Sights Festival will be loaded with family friendly events throughout downtown Chelsea: Art Market and demonstrations (Noon-8pm) East and West Streets Merchant activities, sidewalk sales, and events, visit com Food Court on W. Middle Street […]

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