Two local businesses are helping five members of the SRSLY Youth Steering Committee and six adult SRSLY members will travel to Austin, Texas, in July to meet and learn from prevention leaders from across the country. Jet’s Pizza and Back to the Roots owners Jason Povlich and Jason Bendinelli are hosting fundraisers at their two [...]
Monday dine-in sales at Jet’s Pizza and Saturday dine-in sales at Back to the Roots in April will benefit the Beach Middle School-Shimizu, Japan student exchange program. On April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, Jet’s will donate 15 percent of the restaurant’s dine-in sales toward the exchange program while on April 6, 13, 20 [...]
(Chelsea Update would like to thank Joanne Ladio for the information in this story.) If you haven’t had a chance to see or sign the equality proclamation that’s making the rounds of Chelsea, it can be found at Back to the Roots until April 1. By way of background, in February 2012, Chelsea community leaders [...]
Jet’s Pizza will be hosting a private beer tasting and dinner to benefit the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, April 10 from 6-8 p.m. Arbor Brewing Company will be featuring six of its new and unique beers with a fabulous four-course meal prepared by the chefs from Back to the Roots. Matt Greff [...]
Jason Povlich was a recent guest speaker at a Chelsea Kiwanis Club meeting. He owns Chelsea’s Jet’s Pizza and is part owner of Back to the Roots, also in downtown Chelsea. Povlich gave a very interesting talk on how he got involved in both ventures, his interest in helping others through Back to the Roots, [...]
Michelle Massey Barnes would like everyone to know that Lottie and the Manatee, a group from Chelsea High School, will be performing at Back to the Roots on Friday, Dec. 28 at 7 p.m., during a CD release party. She sent a link Getting to Know Lottie and the Manatee with all the details.
After interviewing four candidates a week ago, the Chelsea City Council will hold a discussion and vote for its newest member on Dec. 11, during the council’s last meeting of 2012. Bethany Morris, Dustin Suntheimer, Lynn Fox and Jeff Blazok applied and were interviewed for the position following a known vacancy that will occur in [...]
There’s been an organic evolution taking place at Back to the Roots during its first year in business on Main Street. With a staff of 17 full- and part-time employees, the combination restaurant and retail business continues its core mission to support fair trade and raise awareness of the human trafficking that is taking place [...]