(Publisher’s note: This is the first of several stories leading up to this weekend’s Sounds and Sights Festival, which begins Thursday, July 26 and runs through Saturday, July 28.) The Chelsea Sounds & Sights Festival committee thanked its sponsors in … Read more
Chelsea City Clerk Terri Royal will perform a public accuracy test of the computer that will tabulate the ballots for the upcoming Aug. 7 presidential primary on Friday, July 27 at 4 p.m. The test will take place in the … Read more
Are you a basket maker, jeweler, potter, fiber artist, photographer, folk artist, or wood worker? Silver Maples is putting out a call for artists of all types for its 5th Annual Harvest Art Market on Oct. 6. Organizers have opened … Read more
The Chelsea City Council and the 18 members of the Teamsters Local 214 reached a 3-year agreement on July 10, which does not include a wage increase in the first year, but leaves the door open for that possibility in … Read more
Have you ever wondered who are those people along the highway wearing bright green vests, carrying large trash bags, and picking stuff up along the highway? If you weren’t driving by too fast, you might have been able to read … Read more
Are you one of the many local residents who allow candidates to place their political signs on your property? As more and more signs pop up like brightly-colored weeds on the landscape throughout the area, here are some rules and … Read more
(Publisher’s note: the date of the hockey game has been changed to Sept. 8. This change has been corrected and noted in the story.) Get ready, Chelsea, to paint the town pink on Sept. 29. Your Chelsea firefighters are organizing … Read more
Sylvan Township will soon have a new and unusual business – Elite Arms, Inc., a manufacturer’s rep for defense-related products – which will move into the former Thomas J. Tuttle property at 18600 Old US-12. Elite Arms, Inc. “specializes in … Read more
Tiny. Littlefoot. Hearty. Piper. These are the names of just a few turtles that belong to the six members of The Turtle Club – a group of young ladies and best friends who created a special friendship club while students … Read more
Some people dream of traveling to far away parts of the world; places most people have never seen. Michael Kundak-Cowall, 22, of Dexter Township is living that dream as a participant in the Mongol Rally where he hopes to travel … Read more
Although it was the St. Louis Center 25th Memorial Golf Outing – held each year in remembrance of a loyal supporter of the Sylvan Township residential facility – members of the 16 teams of golfers were all smiles as they … Read more
(The Dexter Township Public Safety Committee has been working for 18 months. This error has been noted and corrected.) Dexter Township residents will be asked to vote on an up to 1-mill tax levy for seven years on Nov. 6 … Read more
For readers who enjoyed my “Cozy Corner” book reviews, these will resume later this week. Stay tuned for arts and entertainment information, reviews, previews and features.
I will be posting a series of stories about the Sounds and Sights Festival beginning early this week.