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Chelsea Update - News from Chelsea, Michigan

Chelsea Update is an online news source published by Lisa Allmendinger, Chelsea resident and journalist. Read more on chelseaupdate.com.

Rick Eder winner of the Chelsea Chamber of Commerce car raffle

Thursday October 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Rick Eder will remember 2014 as a year of community honor and great luck. This summer, he was chosen as Chelsea’s Citizen of the Year and will be a guest of honor tonight at the Chelsea Comfort Inn ...

In photos from Alan Scafuri: Chelsea Volleyball clinches SEC White title

Thursday October 23rd, 2014 Alan Scafuri

Chelsea varsity volleyball defeated Dexter 3-1 in the Volley for the Cure match on Tuesday night, Oct. 21

Yellow Door Breakfast benefits CHS Theater Boosters

Thursday October 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Janice Ortbring for the information in this story.) The Yellow Door farm-to-table fund-raising initiative is hosting a breakfast event on Saturday, Nov. 8 fro, 9 a.m.-noon ...

Laura O’Brien’s Holiday ‘Sweets’ Tasting at Gee Farms

Thursday October 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Pastry chef Laura O’Brien, who was the assistant pastry chef at the former Glee Cake and Pastry, will be hosting a special Holiday Open House and Tasting of her sweet creations at Gee Farms in Stockbridge ...

Beach Middle School football recap from Tuesday

Thursday October 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank coaches Todd Blomquist, Dan Rhodes, Ryan Panzer, Sam Vogel , Jason MacDonald, Larry Merx and Joe Koengeter for the information in this story.) The 8th Grade Gold Football ...

Recent obituary: Carol Brewer Clark

Thursday October 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Carol Brewer Clark of Manchester, passed away at her home on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 surrounded by friends and family. She was born in Dundee, Michigan, the daughter of Edward and Eva (Weller) Brewer. Carol ...

CAFA board holds 2015 budget work session

Wednesday October 22nd, 2014 Alan Scafuri

The Chelsea Area Fire Authority (CAFA) held a work session on the proposed about $1.34 million budget for 2015 on Tuesday, Oct. 21. This proposed budget represents a 4.4-percent increase over the about ...

Chelsea receives ‘unmodified opinion’ on its annual audit

Wednesday October 22nd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

David H. Helisek of Plante and Moran, PLLC, the City of Chelsea auditing firm delivered lots of positive news about the city’s financial situation. “I’m happy to say that the city has gotten an unmodified ...

Washtenaw Now (Chelsea Standard) - News from Chelsea, Michigan

Washtenaw Now (formerly Chelsea Standard) is a newspaper published by the Heritage News. The paper covers Chelsea, Dexter, Manchester, Milan, Saline and Ypsilanti. Read more on heritage.com/chelsea_standard.

Chelsea council discusses meanings, measures of economic development

Thursday October 23rd, 2014

Chelsea’s City Council has begun a process that will result in a coherent economic development plan, but first members have to agree on what it looks like.

This weekend in Chelsea, Oct. 24-26

Thursday October 23rd, 2014

Friday, Oct. 24 Create fall arts & crafts projects USArtQuest, 18650 West Old US 12, hosts free DIY Fall Fridays, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Friday in October. For information, call 562-2662.

Chelsea District Library employee selected for Connect Michigan Broadband Hero award

Thursday October 23rd, 2014

Melanie Bell, of the Chelsea District Library, has been selected for the 2014 Connect Michigan Broadband Hero Award.

Things to do in Chelsea tomorrow, Oct. 23

Wednesday October 22nd, 2014

Come and play Dungeons & Dragons

TCF Bank awards $1,000 to support Chelsea High School athletics

Wednesday October 22nd, 2014

TCF Bank is awarding Chelsea High a $1,000 donation for its football program, thanks to a nomination from 2002 Chelsea High School alumnus Robert Dorer.

The Sun Times News - News from Chelsea, Michigan

The Sun Times News is a weekly newspaper covering news in Chelsea, Dexter, Pinckney, Stockbridge, and the surrounding areas. Read more thesuntimesnews.com.

Anderson Cooper recognizes Stockbridge underwater robotics team

Thursday October 23rd, 2014 Melinda Baird

  The Stockbridge Advanced Underwater Robotics Team will be returning to the Republic of Palau for the fourth consecutive year to search for downed World War II planes, and the world is taking notice. ...

Chelsea Vs Dexter volleyball for the SEC Championship

Wednesday October 22nd, 2014 Michael Stavola

The post Chelsea Vs Dexter volleyball for the SEC Championship appeared first on The Sun Times News | 734.648.0837.

Bearclaw Robbery

Sunday October 19th, 2014 TheSunTimesNews

The burglar on the surveillance camera at the store. The Bearclaw Coffee Co. at 9188 N Territorial Rd. was broken into on October 16 just before midnight. The owner said the burglar is between 5’6″ ...

Eat Better Event 2014

Thursday October 16th, 2014 Matt Pegouskie

Most people think of dark leafy greens as just a spring or summer food but did you know that greens such as spinach have a fall season here in Michigan too? Join us in store to celebrate the nutritious, ...

Stockbridge Legion gets WWII artillery artifact

Thursday October 16th, 2014 Michael Stavola

Members of the American Legion Post 510 of Stockbridge along with family and friends took delivery of a historical artifact commemorating American strength.   The American Legion Post 510 of Stockbridge ...