Monthly Archives: May 2011

Young Lady Red Devil Softball Team Gaining Experience

May 5, 2011
By

Although the Chelsea High softball team has been going through a rough stretch since its 21-9 win over Lynn Tech in the season opener, Coach Ted Freeley’s Lady Red Devils have been improving as the season moves along. “We have a young team,” said Freeley, who has five sophomores and a freshman in his...

Read more »

Obituaries 05.05.2011

May 5, 2011
By

Sandra Lee Muzarol Chelsea School Crossing Guard and Parking Enforcement Officer Sandra Lee (Getz) Muzarol passed away suddenly on Friday April 29 at the Whidden Memorial Hospital Emergency Department after being stricken in her home.  She was 44 years old. Born, raised and a lifelong resident of Chelsea, she attended Chelsea High School and...

Read more »

Pump It Up: Gasoline Prices Rising with No End in Sight

May 2, 2011
By
Pump It Up: Gasoline Prices Rising with No End in Sight

-By Joshua Resnek editor@chelsearecord.com I gassed up my automobile in Chelsea at Premier Petrol on Broadway yesterday and paid $4.27 for a gallon of mid-grade gasoline. Had I paid cash, it would have cost $4.15 a gallon at the same station. On Everett Avenue at the Gibbs Station, the cost for a gallon of...

Read more »

Neighbors Growing Restless over New Possibilities on Winnisimmet Street

May 2, 2011
By
Neighbors Growing Restless over New Possibilities on Winnisimmet Street

-By Joshua Resnek editor@chelsearecord.com The property at the right of the above photograph has been a warehouse/office/factory since shortly after the Great Chelsea Fire of 1908. Located on Winnisimmet Street, it is owned by the Kayem Company, and has been continuously used by that company for nearly 100 years. There’s no manufacturing going on...

Read more »

Mill Hill Station Set for Major Upgrade

May 2, 2011
By
Mill Hill Station Set for Major Upgrade

-By Seth Daniel For the Record The Mill Hill Fire Station on Broadway is a relic from another time. While firefighters still operate out of the station on a daily basis, its standard is from a time when fire equipment was not so comprehensive and firefighting was less of a science. Inside the structure,...

Read more »

CPD will Partner with the DEA on a Drug take-back Event

May 2, 2011
By

-By John Lynds For the Record Chelsea Police will once again partner with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) for the Second Annual Drug Take Back program on Saturday April 30 at Chelsea Police Headquarters from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., said Chelsea Police Chief Brian Kyes. On Saturday, April 30 the (DEA) will coordinate...

Read more »

Ash Outlines a Positive Outlook during Financial Forecast Meeting

May 2, 2011
By

–Staff Report There was an era when nothing good could be said about the City’s financial outlook.  In fact, so poor was the City’s fiscal health two-decades ago that the State placed the City into Receivership; the most drastic oversight step that can be imposed on a municipality.  Fast forwarding twenty years later, City...

Read more »

Baseball Team Wins Two, Improves to 4-3

May 2, 2011
By

The Chelsea High baseball team racked up a pair of victories this past week to improve to 4-3 overall on the season and 3-0 in the Small Division of the Commonwealth Athletic Conference. Coach Alan Beausoleil’s Red Devils parlayed a pair of fine pitching performances and some heavy lumber at the plate in the...

Read more »

CHS Boys Track Team Races to Third Straight Win

May 2, 2011
By

The Chelsea High boys track team won its third meet of the young season Monday with a runaway  98.5-37.5 victory over Greater Lawrence. Norbert Simon put 18 points up on the board for the Red Devils with victories in the high jump (5-4), long jump (18-1), and  200 meter dash and also came in...

Read more »

The Five Year Forecast

May 2, 2011
By

One of the wonderful outcomes of receivership was a city charter that demanded the city manager to create a five year forecast and to deliver it to the city government. There was a time before receivership when the city government couldn’t look ahead longer than a day. That was a time when the city...

Read more »


Real Time Web Analytics - Buzz Stat