Local news for Chelsea area residents


Browse the latest Chelsea, Michigan headlines from all your favorite local news sources and social media. Click to read the full story at the source, and explore more from The City of Chelsea offices, Chelsea Update, The Sun Times News, and of course chelseamich.com. This page is updated daily.

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Notices from the City of Chelsea

Chelsea Land Protection Workshop

Wednesday January 1st, 2020

Come out to learn natural areas and farmland protection options for Chelsea, Lima, and Sylvan Representatives from Washtenaw County Natural Areas Preservation Program, the Ann Arbor Greenbelt ...

Washtenaw County Weatherization Assistance Program

Sunday December 22nd, 2019

The Weatherization Assistance Program is a free residential energy conservation program that provides home improvement services to low-income Washtenaw County homeowners and renters.  These services ...

Snow Removal / Parking on Street - REMINDERS

Saturday August 31st, 2019

Please remember: Snow and ice must be removed from sidewalks within 48 hours of snowfall (Ordinance No. 94) Snow cannot be pushed onto the streets (Ordinance No. 94) No parking on ...

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.

Kindergarteners create imaginary animals in art class at North Creek Elementary

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kimberly Gillow for the photos and information in this story.) Mrs. Ryan’s kindergarten students recently created imaginary animals in art class. North Creek students ...

Chelsea Area Fire Authority purchases AEDs for member township halls

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Rob Arbini for the information in this story.) Chelsea Area Fire Authority (CAFA) recently purchased four AED’s and cases that have been placed in the member town ...

Agricole Farm Stop has pop-up vendors, too

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 Lisa Allmendinger

By Lisa Carolin A snowy, cold January weekend wasn’t enough to keep fans of fresh herbs, fresh frozen vegetables and meats, tasty sandwiches and salads, and yummy baked goods from shopping at Chelsea’s ...

Feb. 18: SRSLY community engagement committee meeting

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 Lisa Allmendinger

Recent crime: counterfeit $100 passed, Chelsea driver charged with DUI

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 Lisa Allmendinger

In this week’s Chelsea Police blotter, a counterfeit $100 was passed at a store on South Main Street and a 61-year-p;d Chelsea man was arrested for a DUI. For the full story, please click here.

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.

Local United Methodist congregations may (or may not) soon split away over the LGBTQ issue

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 Doug Marrin

| 3 min read | by Doug Marrin, dmarrin@thesuntimesnews.com | Area United Methodist Church (UMC) congregations ...

L2E | “Repeated Claims About an Increased Danger to Children are not Well-Founded”

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 Letter To The Editor

Note: The following “Letter to the Editor” expresses the views and opinions of the author(s) and not necessarily that of The Sun Times News management or staff. Repeated Claims About an Increased Danger ...

What’s ahead for Michigan’s economy | U of M reports

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 Doug Marrin

| 2 min read | from the University of Michigan | Experts at the University of Michigan have given their summary of what we might expect in the next couple of years for the state’s ...

Chelsea Wrestling Improves to 7-1 in SEC With Pair of Wins at Skyline

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 Mike Williamson

The Chelsea wrestling team stayed near the top of the SEC standings with a pair of conference wins at Ann Arbor Skyline Wednesday night. The Bulldogs defeated Skyline 66-18 and Monroe 51-27 to move to ...

Four Chelsea Student-Athletes Sign Letters of Intent for Next Level

Thursday January 23rd, 2020 Mike Williamson

Four Chelsea student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent to play athletics at the college level over the past couple of weeks. Abbie Bost signed to play Hockey at Trine University in Indiana. Her ...

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