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Lisa Allmendinger on November 29th, 2017

During the weekend of Hometown Holiday, Dec. 1-3, please look for businesses displaying a gold sign saying that they support Chelsea District Schools and are participating in Chelsea Gold. Once again, the Global Marketplace and other Chelsea businesses will be supporting the community schools in gratitude for the support the community gives us. From Dec. […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kevin Frahm for the information in this story.) For Black Friday deals on Nov. 24 and the weekend of Hometown Holiday, Dec. 1-3, please look for businesses displaying a gold sign saying that they support Chelsea District Schools and are participating in Chelsea Gold. Once again, the Global Marketplace […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 12th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin This Saturday, May 13, is World Fair Trade Day, and Global Marketplace will be offering 20-percent off all purchases as well as mini fair trade cupcakes. “World Fair Trade Day is a day we celebrate the difference that people can make by purposely shopping ethically,” said Global Marketplace owner Kevin Frahm. “We […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 10th, 2016

By Lisa Carolin Chelsea residents recently had their One Human Family sign and their rainbow flag vandalized, which they reported to the police. They also contacted Jane Pacheco, a member of the Chelsea City Council, and an employee of the Interfaith Council on Peace and Justice, which along with a group called Interfaith Round Table […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 12th, 2016

The Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce held a double ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 10 for Global Marketplace, which has returned to Main Street, and for new business, Jewelry Set in Stone, which is located in the same building in the space below the fair trade business. Please enjoy the photo gallery from this […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 10th, 2016

Everyone is invited to back-to-back Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce ribbon cuttings on Thursday, Nov. 10 beginning at 11:45 a.m. First is The Global Marketplace at 105 South Main St. to be followed by Jewelry Set in Stone at 105 1/2 South Main St. About The Global Marketplace Our mission is to offer the best […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 2nd, 2016

The Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for Global Marketplace on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 11:45 a.m. at the store’s new location, 105 South Main St. About The Global Marketplace Our mission is to offer the best quality gifts and hand-crafted products from different regions of the world. We help […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 20th, 2016

By Lisa Carolin The Global Marketplace is moving to Main Street in downtown Chelsea to 105 South Main St., which is the upper level of the former Chelsea Underground Art Gallery. And, beginning Nov. 1, you can visit the West Middle Street location for items with discounted prices. “We have been looking to find our […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 23rd, 2016

This weekend, the Global Marketplace will host an off-site Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead) event at 105 South Main St. (the former Chelsea Underground Art Gallery upper space) in conjunction with the Ghoultide Gathering happening at the Chelsea Fairgrounds. Dia de Muertos is a multi-day holiday that focuses on gatherings of family and […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kevin Frahm for the information in this story.) On Saturday, May 7, celebrate Fair Trade Month, Mother’s Day and Teacher-Staff Appreciation Week at Global Marketplace. Chelsea Holladay and Kevin Costello will be at the store at 115 West Middle St. from 1-3 p.m. for henna and chair massages. There […]

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