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March 24, 2017
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Waldane Watkins and Tom Thompson show Chemistry teacher (obscured) Sam Wolpert the different reactions they studied for their science project last Thursday, March 16. The annual Chelsea High School (CHS) Science Fair took place in the school gym with scores of projects on display and judges looking over them and choosing the winners.

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Sledgehammer:Senator Markey uses Chelsea as a Platform against Trump Federal Budget

March 24, 2017
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Sledgehammer:Senator Markey uses Chelsea as a Platform against Trump Federal Budget

By Seth Daniel Standing at a podium at the front of the planning office in the Chelsea Collaborative last Friday, March 17, U.S. Sen. Ed Markey held up a copy of the ‘America First’ federal budget presented from President Donald Trump and said it...

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Bringing Physical Therapy to the Neighborhood:Antzak, Regan Open EMA Physical Therapy and Wellness Center

March 24, 2017
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Bringing Physical Therapy to the Neighborhood:Antzak, Regan Open EMA Physical Therapy and Wellness Center

By Cary Shuman Charlie Antzak and Bill Regan have brought a new business to the surging Mill Hill Neighborhood, one that is drawing positive reactions from neighbors, not only for its health and therapeutic services but for its welcoming and soothing interior design. The...

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Homewood Suites Opens

March 24, 2017
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Homewood Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton’s All Suites portfolio, announced its newest property, Homewood Suites by Hilton Boston Logan Airport Chelsea, opened on Wednesday, March 15. Designed for...

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Puerto Rican Governor Warns of Influx to U.S., Likely Many to Chelsea

March 24, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The governor of Puerto Rico has drafted a letter to Gov. Charlie Baker warning that an approaching “cliff” in federal Medicaid funding on the island under...

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Chelsea Seeks Applicants for Youth Commission

March 24, 2017
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The City of Chelsea is accepting applications for its reestablished Youth Commission. Members of the Youth Commission will advise and assist the City Council, the School Committee, and the...

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Funding to Combat Gang Violence

March 24, 2017
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The Baker-Polito Administration this week announced the release of $5.7 million in competitive grants to cities and towns across Massachusetts who, with their local community partners, will use the...

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A Hard Life Under the Bridge: Death Could Bring Change

March 24, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Benjamin Estrada felt the Blizzard coming on last week, but after shoveling snow, he huddled up in some blankets under the Mystic/Tobin Bridge as he has...

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Police Briefs 03-23-2017

March 24, 2017
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ARRESTED FOR KIDNAPPING, ROBBING Chelsea Police have arrested Jorge Beltran, 18, of Chelsea for Impersonating a Police Officer, Kidnapping and Robbery charges on Monday, March 20. It is believed...

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Hispanics Shouldn’t Over-Interpret Trump’s Election

March 24, 2017
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By Gus West It’s safe to say that Donald Trump doesn’t have many fans in the Hispanic community. The real estate mogul rose to power spewing rhetoric that was...

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Obituaries 03-23-2017

March 24, 2017
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Evelyn Goff New England Telephone Co. retiree, one of the original “Chelsea Girls” Evelyn R. Goff, a lifelong resident of Chelsea, passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital after...

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Snow Day

March 17, 2017
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Snow Day

Admiral’s Hill in Chelsea provided some beautiful scenery during the late-winter snowstorm that hit the city and the region this week. The storm dropped approximately eight inches of snow...

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Ambrosino Charts Future:Affirms Fight Against Trump Administration, in State of the City

March 17, 2017
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Ambrosino Charts Future:Affirms Fight Against Trump Administration, in State of the City

By Seth Daniel From promoting the Chelsea Public Schools to renewing his pledge to fight the Trump Administration’s targeting of Sanctuary Cities, City Manager Tom Ambrosino laid out a...

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Demo Work Begins on Clark Avenue School

March 17, 2017
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Demo Work Begins on Clark Avenue School

By Seth Daniel The last part of the old Chelsea High School, most recently the Clark Avenue Middle School, is coming down this month as demolition crews have moved...

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Return to Base:FBI Agent Mojica Gives Inspiring Talk to CHS Students

March 17, 2017
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Return to Base:FBI Agent Mojica Gives Inspiring Talk to CHS Students

By Cary Shuman Chelsea sports fans remember Carlos Mojica well. He was the popular, charismatic athlete who impressed teammates and opponents alike with his work ethic, sportsmanship, leadership and...

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Broadway Hotel Pulls Permit to Build

March 17, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Colwen Hotels has pulled a foundation permit to build the $30 million Broadway hotel that was in question earlier this year. City Manager Tom Ambrosino confirmed...

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Police Briefs 03-16-2017

March 17, 2017
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Police Log Monday, 3/6 Joshua LaPage, 33, 1193 Saratoga, East Boston, was arrested for shoplifting. Tuesday, 3/7 Carl Estrella, 44, 15 Congress Ave., Chelsea, was arrested on warrants. Wednesday,...

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Happy St Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2017
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St. Patrick’s Day is one of those holidays that brings a smile to everyone’s face — a day when everyone is Irish for a day. St. Patrick’s Day actually...

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Let It Snow, Let It Snow — Not

March 17, 2017
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Even though we have had a mild winter, the major snowstorm this week was not welcome! By mid-March, we are ready for winter’s bleakness to depart and for spring...

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Rick Perry’s DOE Agenda: Cleaning House, Trump’s Clean Energy

March 17, 2017
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By Merrill Matthews As the new head of the Department of Energy, Former Texas Governor Rick Perry faces many challenges from the bureaucracy, environmentalists, and the media. President Jimmy...

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Letters to the Editor

March 17, 2017
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WINTHROP MOTHERS OUT FRONT WILL PRESENT A FORUM Dear Editor: Winthrop Mothers Out Front will present a Gas Pipeline Forum on Monday, April 3, 2017 from 6-7:30 pm with...

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Bruins Making A Point with Their Play

March 17, 2017
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by Bob Morello With Brad Marchand on a sizzling scoring streak for the past two months, talk has moved from  fighting for a playoff spot – to Marchand’s consideration...

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Obituaries 03-16-2017

March 17, 2017
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Stephanie Krasco Her greatest love was family Stephanie M. (Klimek) Krasco passed away Friday evening,  March 10 at the Chelsea Jewish Nursing Home where she had been receiving supportive...

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Agent for Change:Bowen Continues Chelsea Real Estate Renaissance with Lofts in Mill Hill

March 10, 2017
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Agent for Change:Bowen Continues Chelsea Real Estate Renaissance with Lofts in Mill Hill

By Cary Shuman Jeff Bowen has been front and center in improving the appearance of Chelsea properties. A leading real estate broker associate at ERA Russell, Bowen is again...

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