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Lisa Allmendinger on July 19th, 2017

(Correction: In one sentence of this story, I inadvertently turned 2.4 mills into 4.2 mills. This information has been corrected and I sincerely apologize for the mistake.) The Chelsea Area Fire Authority board voted 4-1 Tuesday, July 18, to place a 5-year, 2.4 mill millage on the Nov. 7 ballot to pay for fire services […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 16th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Joe Yekulis for the information in this story and Kelly Flaherty for the photos in the slideshow.) The 23rd Annual Golf and Glory Outing for St. Louis Center took place on Monday June 26 at the University of Michigan Golf Course in Ann Arbor. For the first time, this […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 13th, 2017

Sylvan Township is joining the Washtenaw Urban County community. At the July 11 Sylvan Township Board meeting, the vote was 3-2 (Kurt Koseck and Cyndi Jabara against) to sign a cooperation agreement with Washtenaw County to participate in Washtenaw Urban County for federal assistance from the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development during the […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 12th, 2017

The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan recently announced that the City of Chelsea was awarded $25,000 for the design of Letts Linear Park as part of more than $17 million in grant awards. In addition, the State of Michigan was awarded $10,000 to construct a nature play area and an accessible trail at the Eddy […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 10th, 2017

​Robin Hills Farm will be hosting their first outdoor theater event in their amphitheater on Saturday, July 15, presented by Grand Haven-based traveling troupe Pigeon Creek Shakespeare Company. Show times are 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. This one-day special event performance of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” will feature Michigan’s only professional touring Shakespeare company. Founded […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 10th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 23rd, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Katie McGlashen for the information in this story.) Children who attend three programs at the Eddy Discovery Center throughout the summer can earn a Waterloo Junior Ranger Badge to iron on a favorite hat or backpack. Kids obtain a punch card at their first nature program and then have […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 10th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin Although they unanimously voted to approve an agreement with the Washtenaw County Road Commission, the Sylvan Township Board members were not pleased with the choice they had to make under deadline at their June 6 meeting. he choice was between chip sealing Cavanaugh Lake Road from Pierce Road to Chelsea and chip […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 9th, 2017

If you subscribe to Dish Network, the company reminds customers that a DISH representative will never call you to ask for your account number, credit/debit card number, or social security number. In fact, you should be suspicious of anyone that calls you and asks for this information. Be wary of scams in which callers pretend […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 6th, 2017

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