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chelseaupdate

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

Chelsea girl’s swimming 3-0 on season, finishes second in recent invitational

Tuesday September 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank coach Andrew Thomson for the information in this story.) After swimming their dual meet record to 3-0 ( beating Milan and Bedford last week), the Lady Bulldog Swim and ...

Reminder: Sept. 25 Chelsea Historical Society fundraiser and auction

Tuesday September 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Janet Ogle-Mater for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Area Historical Society (CAHS) will host a spaghetti dinner and silent auction fundraiser on Thursday, ...

Sept. 25: Chelsea Area Girl Scout roundup

Tuesday September 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Anita Mosier for the information in this story.) What is a dream that you can’t wait to achieve? To be the lead singer in a band, a spy on a mission or to be the star ...

At the Wednesday, Sept. 24 Bushel Basket Farmers Market

Tuesday September 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Here’s what to expect from the vendors at the Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market on Sept. 24 that takes place from 2:30-6 p.m. in the back of the parking lot of the professional building across ...

Chelsea varsity girls golf recap

Tuesday September 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Coach Joe Ewald for the information in this story.) On Monday, Sept. 8, the Chelsea girls golf team hosted the Adrian Maples at Reddeman Farms and came up just short ...

Chelsea varsity girls x-c wins Jackson Invitational

Tuesday September 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank coach Pat Clarke for the information in this story.)

Chelsea Garden Club Chelsea Library team up for special gardening talk

Tuesday September 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mary Jo Frank for the information in this story.) Nathan Ayers, sustainability expert and founder of Michigan-based Chiwara Permaculture Research and Education L3C, ...

Chelsea Lions club welcomes Greg Raye to meeting

Tuesday September 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Tom Bloomensaat for the information and photos in this story.) The Chelsea Lions Club recently welcomed Greg Raye to the club’s meeting. Raye, an owner of Chelsea ...

Recent obituaries: Kathryn Moore, George William Parker, Rebecca Sue ‘Becky’ Schultz

Tuesday September 23rd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Kathryn Moore of Gregory, age 52, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. She was born on Dec. 31, 1961, in Ann Arbor, MI, the daughter of William R. Hodges and Christine (Zarnoch). Kathryn had worked ...

Chelsea varsity football drops heart breaker to Ypsilanti

Monday September 22nd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Please enjoy the photo gallery from Burrill Strong.) Chelsea varsity football opened conference play last Friday night with a tough loss to the Grizzlies of Ypsilanti, 20-14. The defensive struggle ended ...


washtenaw-now

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 Area Girl Scouts hope to gain more members at recruitment event

Sunday September 21st, 2014

The Chelsea Area Girl Scouts will be hosting a recruitment event Sept. 25 from 6:30-8 p.m. at Chelsea United Methodist Church.

Chelsea autumn gardening lecture will feature nature-friendly techniques for gardens, farms of all sizes

Thursday September 18th, 2014

Nathan Ayers, sustainability expert and founder of Michigan-based Chiwara Permaculture Research and ducation L3C, will showcase perennial agriculture techniques at the Chelsea Area Garden Club’s autumn ...

This weekend in Chelsea, Sept. 19-21

Thursday September 18th, 2014

Friday, Sept. 19 Seniors can enjoy a free movie and popcorn

Safer Routes to School in the works for next year for Chelsea

Wednesday September 17th, 2014

CHELSEA — The City of Chelsea will pay Midwestern Consulting Inc. up to $71,610 to design safer routes for children walking and biking to school. City officials unanimously approved the expense at city ...

Spots still open for Purple Rose fall playwright intensive, scene study classes

Wednesday September 17th, 2014

CHELSEA — Jeff Daniels’ Purple Rose Theatre Company is still accepting applicants for its Fall Playwright Intensive and Scene Study classes.

Washtenaw County road crews will be paving Old U.S. 12 west of Chelsea beginning Sept. 18

Tuesday September 16th, 2014

Old U.S. 12 will be repaved beginning Sept. 18, according to a press release from the Washtenaw County Road Commission.