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Chelsea’s own Company C, under the direction of Steven Hinz, presents its annual winter choral and dance extravaganza, Showcase 2017, on Saturday, March 4, at 7 p.m. in the Chelsea High School Auditorium. Chelsea’s award-winning high school performance ensemble will be joined by choral groups and show choirs from around the state of Michigan in this spirited evening of music and dance. […]
Ballet Chelsea is proud to present its premiere performance of the full-length, classic ballet, Giselle. Under the direction of Artistic Director Wendi DuBois, this two-act, hauntingly romantic ballet will leave you spellbound. Surrender your heart as Ballet Chelsea’s talented dancers present the tale of Giselle, a gentle peasant girl who dies of […]
The Purple Rose Theatre Company presents Smart Love, a world premiere play by Grosse Pointe, Michigan native Brian Letscher Smart Love is the darkly comedic story of a brilliant young man struggling with his father’s sudden death and the revelation that his parents’ marriage wasn’t everything he was led to […]
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Chelsea Update is an online news source published by Lisa Allmendinger, Chelsea resident and journalist. Read more on chelseaupdate.com.
By Lisa Carolin (Chelsea Update is running a series on businesses in Chelsea beginning with businesses that belong to the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce and this week the focus is on Riemco Building Company.) The Riemco Building Company is a family-owned business with more than 25 years of experience. It is a design and […]
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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kristin Krurup-Joyce for the information in this column. Part one can be found here.) Supportive Strategies There are many strategies that parents and educators can use to help support students dealing with school refusal. These strategies work best when parents and schools partner together. Parents can set up regular […]
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The spring Scholastic Book Fair is coming to Beach Middle School on Tuesday, March 14 through Friday, March 17. The hours are Tuesday-Thursday 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., and Friday 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and it’s a great time to stock up on books for spring break. The school is looking for parent volunteers to help with set-up, shopping, and pack […]
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The Saturday Winter Farmers Market takes place from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. inside the cafeteria at the Washington Street Education Center. Below is a list of vendors who are expected to be there. Kapnick Orchards – Apples, cider, baked goods, fudge. Debbie’s Bead Design – handmade jewelry Affeathermations – Natural media crafts for ceremony and celebration. […]
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Notice is hereby given to all residents of the City of Chelsea that all persons protesting their property assessment must complete a petition prior to appearing before the Board of Review. Petition forms are available at www.city-chelsea.org/. Please contact the Assessor’s office to make your appointment prior to the hearings. All petition hearings are by […]
The Chelsea High School Theatre Guild One Act play cast and crew recently placed second at the MIFA State finals. Spencer Smith and Jason Moise received “Excellent” awards for their acting performances, while Grace Boote and Annie Nichol received “Superior” awards for the program design. Kira Frahm, Zachary Spitzley, and Brendan Maguire won “Superior” awards […]
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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Trinh Pifer for the information in this story.) The annual Chelsea Festival of Tables is almost here and tickets are sold out. Nineteen creatively decorated tables will be on display this Friday from 6-8 p.m. at St. Mary Church. Admission for this preview is just $1, and you can […]
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Extra Virgin Americana, a cooking show on the Cooking Channel, filmed a segment at the Demolition Derby at the 2015 Chelsea Community Fair that is planned to air on April 20 at 9 p.m. Here’s the blurb from the show’s Website: “Debi Mazar loves Motown, classic cars and American history, so it’s only fitting that […]
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From Hanna Brodeur Since 1950, the Fair Queen program has been a part of the Chelsea Community Fair. I was honored to be a part of the 2015 program. The experience will provide a lifetime of special memories. Beyond the tremendous support from my family, I wish to extend my sincere gratitude to the following […]
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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bob Milbrodt for the information in this story.) We would like to thank fair-goers from Chelsea and the surrounding communities for purchasing food at our Kiwanis trailer. Working at the Chelsea Community Fair is our biggest fundraiser and a record was broken this year. So far this fiscal year, […]
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Since I was in the parade this year, Burrill Strong took over taking photos for Chelsea Update. The 2015 Chelsea Fair Parade took place on Saturday, Aug. 29. Please enjoy this slideshow from this super popular event.
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Please enjoy these long exposure photos of rides at night at the 2015 Chelsea Community Fair by Burrill Strong.
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In case you missed the sheep shearing demonstrations inside the Nature’s Creation of Life barn during the 2015 Chelsea Community Fair, please enjoy this slide show from Burrill Strong from one of these events.
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The 2015 Chelsea Community Fair ended this year’s run with the 4-Wheel and 2-Wheel drive pulling and diesel pulling contest. Please enjoy the photo gallery from the event by Burrill Strong.
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Chelsea defeated Berkley 5-1 on Senior Night February 22. Pictures by Dawn Miller Share this on social media:
WEBSTER TOWNSHIP Board of Review As required by the General Property Tax ACT, notice is hereby given by Webster Township
WATERLOO TOWNSHIP BOARD OF REVIEW NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That the Organizational Meeting of the March Board of Review is
Cellco Partnership and its controlled affiliates doing business as Verizon Wireless is proposing to build a 195-foot self-support telecommunications tower
February 7, 2017 Sylvan Township Board Meeting Draft Meeting Minutes Call to Order at 7:00 p.m. Present: Supervisor McKernan, Clerk
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