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The Chelsea Art Market is amazing!!! Small and intimate, but with a fabulous var...

Friday July 25th, 2014

The Chelsea Art Market is amazing!!! Small and intimate, but with a fabulous variety of art from regional artists. Not to be missed!!http://sphotos-e.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-xpa1/t1.0-9/p100x100/10502352_738005846263699_584400522462416070_n.jpgChelsea ...

KidZone fun, and it's a perfect day for it!

Friday July 25th, 2014

KidZone fun, and it's a perfect day for it!http://scontent-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfp1/t1.0-9/p100x100/10568791_10152285121382993_7841963108994383854_n.jpgChelsea District LibraryStop by the Library ...

If the Kiwanis food wagon is out, there must be something fun going on in #chels...

Friday July 25th, 2014

If the Kiwanis food wagon is out, there must be something fun going on in #chelseamich, right? Come on and have some fun in the social tent at the kick off of the Sounds & Sights Festival in downtown ...


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

In photos: Chelsea’s Sounds and Sights Festival gets underway

Friday July 25th, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Downtown Chelsea was abuzz last night for the first night of the 3-night, 2-day Sounds and Sights Festival. In addition to the opening of the social tent, the sidewalk sales got underway, and restaurants ...

In photos: Lehman and Scheffler Real Estate Services open house

Friday July 25th, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

 

Please stay off the railroad tracks during the Sounds and Sights Festival

Friday July 25th, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

With all the visitors expected in Chelsea for the Sounds and Sights Festival, Chelsea Police Chief Ed Toth reminds everyone not to illegally cross the railroad tracks while moving from festival area to ...

July 26: Monitor Ball Ball Club hosting game, fundraiser

Friday July 25th, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Honest Jon Van Hoek for the information in this story and Burrill Strong for the photo.) The Monitor Base Ball Club of Chelsea is having its next home match this Saturday, ...

Chicken BBQ (and strawberry shortcake) tonight at First Congregational Church

Friday July 25th, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Classic Cruisers Car Show tonight during Sounds and Sights Festival

Friday July 25th, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) On Friday, July 25 be sure to zip on over to the Classic Cruisers Car Show during the 38th annual Sounds and Sights ...

At the Chelsea Saturday Farmers Market on July 26

Friday July 25th, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

The Saturday Farmers Market takes place on the former Palmer lot with is across from the Police Station  from 8 a.m.-noon. This week, the market will host the Chelsea Community Kitchen and RD Courtney ...

Visit the Walk to End Alzheimer’s table at the Sounds and Sights Festival

Friday July 25th, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Diane Bice for the information in this story.) The Alzheimer’s Association 2014 Chelsea Area Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be set up this weekend in front ...

Recent obituary: Shirley L. Gaken

Friday July 25th, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Shirley L. Gaken of Chelsea, age 85, passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at the Chelsea Retirement Community. She was born on Jan. 3, 1929, in Chelsea, MI, the daughter of August and Katherine (Eder) ...

Aug. 1: Chelsea State Bank and SRSLY begin joint Facebook Contest

Thursday July 24th, 2014 Lisa Allmendinger

Beginning Aug. 1, Chelsea State Bank and SRSLY will kick off a joint Facebook contest. “As the local community bank, we believe when our families, schools, nonprofit organizations and businesses are ...


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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.

Community Center supporters seek public feedback

Thursday July 24th, 2014

CHELSEA — Should Chelsea's former high school campus, now the Washington Street Education Center, become a new community center?

Chelsea State Bank's 2014 Facebook contest to support SRSLY

Thursday July 24th, 2014

Chelsea State Bank has announced its 2014 bank-sponsored social media campaign.

Proposed Lima Springs subdivision could involve annexation

Wednesday July 23rd, 2014

CHELSEA — City officials agreed to Lima Township's request for a joint work session to discuss the proposed Lima Springs subdivision development at Chelsea City Council's July 21 regular meeting.

Giving cause to paws: Charity event raises money for animals during Sounds & Sights Festival

Tuesday July 22nd, 2014

CHELSEA — Those attending the Sounds & Sights Festival Saturday, July 26 just might come home with a new furry friend.

On the marquee: Sounds & Sights Social Tent Schedule

Tuesday July 22nd, 2014

CHELSEA — Each night of the 2014 Sounds and Sights features a different theme and different headlining act rocking the Social Tent Main Stage, located behind The Common Grill restaurant. The Social ...

Chelsea’s Hannah Moore selected to represent Michigan at American Legion Auxiliary Girls Nation

Tuesday July 22nd, 2014

Washington, D.C. – Hannah Moore is one of only 98 young women selected to attend the 68th American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) Girls Nation in Washington, D.C., July 19-26.