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

A look at Chelsea School District ranking and assessment scores

Tuesday September 2nd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

By Crystal Hayduk Assistant Superintendent Julie Deppner presented the results from the 2013-14 school year state-level assessment data to the school board at their meeting on August 25. Top to bottom ...

United Way of Chelsea kicks off 2014 campaign on Sept. 5

Tuesday September 2nd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Amy Whitesall for the information in this story.) Join friends, neighbors and the United Way of Chelsea at Chelsea High School’s Niehaus Field Sept.5 as the volunteers ...

Wastewater Treatment plant gets new zero turn mower; council hears about possible county-wide road millage

Tuesday September 2nd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

The Chelsea City Council listened to a brief overview of a possible county-wide road millage proposal “authorized under P.A. 283 pf 1909″ at its regular meeting held on Labor Day. City Manager ...

At the Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market on Sept. 3

Tuesday September 2nd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

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

Let’s Get Gardening – Part 1

Tuesday September 2nd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jennifer Fairfield, owner of the Garden Mill, for the information and photos in this column. This is Part 1 of four parts.)  I’m having a hard time believing that ...

Chelsea Police blotter: counterfeit $50, spare tires, copper wire stolen

Tuesday September 2nd, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Chelsea Police reported that a man tried to pass a counterfeit $50 at a city store and a large amount of copper wire was taken from another business. In addition, a family argument led to violence in the ...

Parent’s afternoon pick-up changes planned for North Creek Elementary

Monday September 1st, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Photos and Story by Lisa Carolin The crowd of people swarming the halls and classrooms at North Creek Elementary School on Aug. 28 did not indicate the start of school, but rather an open house in preparation ...

Parents and students learn what’s new at South Meadows Elementary School

Monday September 1st, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Photos and story by Lisa Carolin South Meadows Elementary School hadn’t seen that many students (and parents) in its hallways since the end of last school year. But on Aug. 28, they came to the school’s ...

Chelsea Optometry closes its doors

Monday September 1st, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Burrill Strong for this news tip and the photos.)

Sept. 2: Portion of Freer Road in Lima Township closed for limestone resurfacing

Monday September 1st, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

On Tuesday, Sept.  2, the Washtenaw County Road Commission will impose a daytime closure on Freer Road between Jerusalem Road and the pavement end south of I-94 located in Lima Township for limestone ...


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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.

United Way of Chelsea kicks off 2014 campaign at Bulldog home opener Sept. 5

Monday September 1st, 2014

Join friends, neighbors and the United Way of Chelsea at Chelsea High School's Niehaus Field Sept. 5 the organizaton kicks off the 2014 United Way campaign and cheer on the Bulldog football team in its ...

St. Louis Center prepares for 2nd annual Classic Car Show

Monday September 1st, 2014

CHELSEA — In September 2013, St. Louis Center successfully sponsored their first annual Classic Car Show on their grounds, located on 180 acres five miles west of Chelsea.

Spare tires reported stolen from travel trailers in Chelsea

Monday September 1st, 2014

Several spare tires were reported stolen from a Chelsea business.

Chelsea's SRSLY teen group celebrates volunteers with party

Saturday August 30th, 2014

CHELSEA--SRSLY celebrated its volunteers from Chelsea, Dexter and Stockbridge at the annual Volunteer Appreciation Party on Aug. 25.

Chelsea Wellness Foundation seeks to unite community through reading

Friday August 29th, 2014

In its third year of reading together, the 5 Healthy Towns of Chelsea, Dexter, Grass Lake, Manchester and Stockbridge once again unite their residents through their 5H Community Read program.

Road closures to occur in Lima Township Sept. 2-3

Thursday August 28th, 2014

LIMA TOWNSHIP — There will be daytime closures on Freer Road between Jerusalem Road and the pavement end south of I-94 in Lima Township Sept. 2-3 for limestone resurfacing.