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FBI Special Agent-in-Charge Harold Shaw Speaks at Chamber Breakfast

September 22, 2016
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FBI Special Agent-in-Charge Harold Shaw Speaks at Chamber Breakfast

By Cary Shuman Harold H. Shaw, special agent in charge of the Boston Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), drew a sellout crowd to the Chelsea Chamber of Commerce Government Breakfast Wednesday at the Wyndham Hotel, in Chelsea. The future home of the FBI Boston Division headquarters is located on a site...

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City Council to Take A Careful Look at Whom is Using Soccer Field

September 22, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The lack of playing fields has been a major issues this year, but several councillors, including Councillor Damali Vidot, want to clean house at the existing Highland Park Field before setting out on any new expeditions. Vidot and the Council passed...

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Chelsea Cultural Council 2017 Grant Information Meeting September 26

September 22, 2016
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Chelsea Cultural Council has received $18,300 from the Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC) a state agency, to assist public projects that promote access, education, diversity and excellence in the arts, humanities and interpretive sciences. Council members will be available to discuss grant procedure and guidelines...

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Councillor Tejada Responds to Criticism Regarding His Facebook Comments

September 22, 2016
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By Seth Daniel After being harshly criticized by members of the Chelsea Collaborative and one School Committeewoman last Monday, Sept. 12, at the City Council meeting regarding statements about...

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Baby Lapsit at the Chelsea Public Library

September 22, 2016
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By Marianne Salza The Chelsea Public Library is delighted to offer a new educational program for parents and infants up to 24-months old that focuses on developing language and...

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Police Briefs 09-22-2016

September 22, 2016
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Tueday, 9/13 Issaiiha Diaz, 18, 9 Park St., Chelsea, was arrested for tagging property and defacing property. Wednesday, 9/14 Juvenile Offender, Assault and battery. Thursday, 9/15 Miguel Carrasquillo, 19,...

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Fall Is Here — Make the Most of It

September 22, 2016
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Although those of us who are fortunate to live near the coast may choose the summer as our favorite time of year, fall is the top choice of many...

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Sports 09-22-2016

September 22, 2016
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A Proven Winner CHS teacher Judah Jackson inspiring youths in the game of basketball By Cary Shuman Judah Jackson excelled in the best high school football program in Massachusetts,...

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Obituaries 09-22-2016

September 22, 2016
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Jeanne Ostrow Retired insurance industry clerk Jeanne (Lampert) Ostrow of Revere, wife of the late Edward Ostrow, died at home September 19 surrounded by her family.  She was 90 years...

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Walk and Run for Reach

September 15, 2016
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Walk and Run for Reach

Adrianna Vega approaches the finish line on Sunday morning, Sept. 11, at the Ride, Walk and Run for REACH. The annual fundraiser went off without a hitch and was...

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Ribbon Cutting

September 15, 2016
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Ribbon Cutting

Roseann Bongiovanni and long time environmental justice member, David Prusky, cut the green ribbon on the new Chelsea GreenRoots headquarters on Marginal Street during a ceremony last Friday, Sept. 9....

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Early Death of Firefighter Kannler A Wake Up Call to Firefighters Everywhere

September 15, 2016
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Early Death of Firefighter Kannler A Wake Up Call to Firefighters Everywhere

By Seth Daniel The death of Chelsea Firefighter Peter Kannler, which happened way too fast and way too young, while on active duty and from a cancer that is...

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Gov Baker, Sec Ash Bring Good News to Chelsea:Public-Private Housing Partnership Announced for Central Avenue and Willow St Development

September 15, 2016
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Gov Baker, Sec Ash Bring Good News to Chelsea:Public-Private Housing Partnership Announced for Central Avenue and Willow St Development

By Cary Shuman While Jay Ash was city manager and leading the community to national All-America City award recognition, he initiated an idea for a new housing partnership to...

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Washington Ave Bridge Opens Early,First Milestone for Silver Line

September 15, 2016
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Coming in more than 200 days ahead of schedule, the Washington Avenue Bridge opened to traffic on Wednesday, Sept. 14, after having been closed for 14 months. The barriers...

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Councillor Tejada Gets Heat Again for Social Media Post

September 15, 2016
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By Seth Daniel For the second time this year, a few angry residents have taken to a City Council meeting to castigate Councillor Luis Tejada for an allegedly offensive...

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Police Briefs 09-15-2016

September 15, 2016
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Monday, 9/5 Elias Dominguez, 31, 3 Franklin Ave., Chelsea, was arrested for shoplifting. Tuesday, 9/6 Heriberto Lebron, 65, 165 Hawthorne St., Chelsea, was arrested for distribution of Class A...

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Remembering the Heroes of 9/11

September 15, 2016
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For every generation of Americans for the past near-century, there have been seminal events for which those who were of a certain age can recall “where they were” when...

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Sports 09-15-2016

September 15, 2016
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CHS Roundup Red Devil gridmen host Northeast Friday The Chelsea High football team will be shooting for its first victory of the season Friday evening when the Red Devils host...

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Obituaries 09-15-2016

September 15, 2016
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Roland Souza Velho Of Fall River, formerly of Chelsea Roland Souza Velho of Fall River, formerly of Chelsea, died on September 9. He was 92 years old. The husband...

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Visiting the Chelsea Soldiers Home

September 8, 2016
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Visiting the Chelsea Soldiers Home

Approximately 150 sailors sang out “Anchors Away” as they marched to the Soldier’s Home in formation on Navy Day last Tuesday, Aug. 30. Navy Day occurs every August when...

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Matt Siegel to Emcee Eighth Annual ALS & MS Walk for Living

September 8, 2016
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Matt Siegel to Emcee Eighth Annual ALS & MS Walk for Living

Word spread quickly. The Leonard Florence Center for Living (LFCL), the only urban model skilled nursing Green House in the world caring for individuals with ALS – was  opening ...

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Chelsea Firefighter Loses Battle with Occupational Cancer

September 8, 2016
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Chelsea Firefighter Loses Battle with Occupational Cancer

After a year of fighting valiantly against a work-related cancer condition, Chelsea Fire officials announced on Saturday night that Firefighter Peter Kannler, 37, had passed away. It was being...

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Goodbye Weeds:Much Needed Attention Begins to Hone in on District 6 Infrastructure

September 8, 2016
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Goodbye Weeds:Much Needed Attention Begins to Hone in on District 6 Infrastructure

By Seth Daniel There’s a light shining in District 6 – a street light to be exact. A major investment into the infrastructure of District 6 – located along...

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Malone Park Still Generating Controversy Amongst Council

September 8, 2016
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By Seth Daniel One week after an idea was floated publicly by Councillor Roy Avellaneda to look into taking the Soldiers’ Home park (Malone Park) out of the state’s...

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