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VETERANS DAY LUNCHEON

November 18, 2014
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VETERANS DAY LUNCHEON

Chelsea celebrated Veterans Day at a luncheon at the Chelsea Senior Center this past Tuesday, Nov. 11.   Speakers included (l to r) Senator Sal DiDomenico; Donald Kingsbury, head of the Chelsea Veterans Council, and City Manager Jay Ash.   Also there to recognize local veterans were State Reps. Dan Ryan and RoseLee Vincent,...

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Congratulations and Good Luck To City Manager Jay Ash

November 18, 2014
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We congratulate our city manager, Jay Ash, on his appointment as secretary of housing and economic development in Governor-elect Charlie Baker’s Cabinet. We’re fully confident that Jay will be an outstanding asset in the Governor Baker Administration. His work in the areas of economic...

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Obituaries 11-13-2014

November 18, 2014
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Richard DiRocco, Jr. Of Revere, formerly of Chelsea Richard B. DiRocco, Jr. of Revere, formerly of Chelsea, died unexpectedly at the age of 25 on November 9. He was the loving son of Jonnalee Hammond and Richard B. DiRocco, Sr., both of Revere, beloved...

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Ash takes State Cabinet Position

November 18, 2014
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Ash takes State Cabinet Position

City Manager Jay Ash announced officially on Tuesday evening that he will be leaving City government by the end of the year to take a state cabinet post as...

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Community Leaders Laud Jay Ash for his Work as Chelsea City Manager

November 18, 2014
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Chelsea City Manager Jay Ash took the city to the Rocky mountaintop in June, helping the community earn the prestigious All-Amerca City Award at the National Civic League Competition ...

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Council will Discuss City Manager Process on Monday

November 18, 2014
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Council President Matt Frank reported on Tuesday that he has called a meeting to begin the process of selecting a new city manager, and more pressing, what the Council...

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Ash: Wyndham Hotel was key to Revitalization

November 18, 2014
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When City Manager Jay Ash was a student at Chelsea High School (CHS), he said he would often think about the All-American City Award. He said he had read...

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The Best Medicine: Getting Kids and Families Outside to Play

November 18, 2014
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The Best Medicine: Getting Kids and Families Outside to Play

One of the oldest outdoors clubs in American and one of the newest programs from Mass General Hospital (MGH) are teaming up to fight a growing problem – the...

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Metro Credit Celebrates Newton Branch Opening

November 10, 2014
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Metro Credit Celebrates Newton Branch Opening

 Metro Credit Union recently celebrated the opening of their new branch located at 334 Watertown St. in Newton with an official ribbon cutting ceremony. “Metro’s decision to open here...

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Ash to Hold Tax Meeting Tonight Nov. 6

November 10, 2014
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With residential taxes poised to increase between 2 and 17 percent this upcoming year, City Manager Jay Ash is inviting interested parties to attend an informational meeting tonight (Thursday,...

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Question 3 Defeat Clears Casino Path

November 10, 2014
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The defeat of the Casino Repeal effort, Question 3, on Tuesday’s ballot paves the way for the Wynn Resorts casino to begin its putting the pedal to the medal...

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BHCC Gets Grant for Training Food Workers

November 10, 2014
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The Bunker Hill Community College Workforce Development Center has received a $150,000 grant from the Commonwealth Corporation’s Regional Training Capacity Pilot Program. The College will use the funds to...

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Wheelock Celebrates Chelsea Scholar

November 10, 2014
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Wheelock College will celebrate Carishmar Moore, a Chelsea local and member of the Wheelock Class of 2018, along with 16 other Passion for Action Scholars at the Wheelock College...

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Ash given MANN Award

November 10, 2014
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Chelsea City Manager Jay Ash recently received the Theodore Mann Regional Leadership Award from the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) at the planning agency’s Fall Meeting in Boston. MAPC...

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Ash Welcomes Philly Executives to City Hall

November 10, 2014
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City Manager Jay Ash was among the welcoming party of Chelsea leaders who spoke to attendees of the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia’s recent Leadership Exchange visit. At Chelsea...

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Police Arrest Two in Brutal Stabbing Last Sept.

November 10, 2014
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Two men have been identified and held in connection with the attempted murder of a Chelsea teen in September, a brazen daylight attack that involved multiple stabblings with a...

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Sports 11-06-2014

November 10, 2014
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Boys soccer advances to D-2 North quarterfinal with dramatic 2OT victory The Chelsea High boys soccer team advanced to the quarterfinals of the Division 2 North state soccer tournament...

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Obituaries 11-06-2014

November 10, 2014
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Peter Grasso Retired Butcher Peter S. Grasso of Saugus, formerly of Chelsea, went home to Jesus October 30. A US Army veteran of World War II and a retired...

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Election Results Favor Coakley Heavily, Buck Thin Margins Statewide

November 10, 2014
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Though Republican Charlie Baker took the statewide gubernatorial vote by a very narrow margin – Chelsea voters overwhelmingly came out for his Democratic opponent, Attorney General Martha Coakley in...

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Ash says Baker Victory Good for Chelsea/State

November 10, 2014
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City Manager Jay Ash has made no bones about his support of Gov.-elect Charlie Baker and, after Baker’s big win on Tuesday, Ash said he’s waiting to see how...

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Telex-Free Meeting Draws Thousands Last Week

November 10, 2014
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Telex-Free Meeting Draws Thousands Last Week

More than 1,000 victims of the TelexFree Ponzi scheme showed up at a meeting in the Mary C. Burke School on Oct. 29 to get information and to get...

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Wynn Working on Redesign of Casino Tower

November 10, 2014
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Wynn Resorts officials late last month told the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) that they are ready to unveil a new design for the proposed casino on Lower Broadway. The...

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EPA Awards Chelsea $25,000 to Fight Asthma

November 1, 2014
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EPA Awards Chelsea $25,000 to Fight Asthma

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a coalition led by The Neighborhood Developers with a $25,000 grant earlier this month to promote asthma health education. The grant was...

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Neighborhood Developers, Winner of 2014 ULI Award

November 1, 2014
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The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing has selected The Neighborhood Developers’ (TND) Box District as a winner of this year’s Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and...

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