Monthly Archives: May 2015

License Suspended:Commission Rolls Back Hours of Plaza Mexico

May 21, 2015
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After some nine hours or more of deliberations, testimony and video evidence presented over the course of two meetings this month, the Chelsea License Commission voted Tuesday night to suspend the liquor license of Plaza Mexico and roll back the restaurant’s hours – stopping short of shutting the establishment down as many believed might...

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Bridge to Close on May 26, CFD Not On Board

May 21, 2015
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As a major announcement comes this week about the full closure of the Washington Avenue Bridge on May 26, the Chelsea Fire Department (CFD) said it was very unhappy with the way planning has gone for the closure – with the public’s safety being potentially compromised, a spokesman said. Interim City Manager Ned Keefe...

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Salvation Army Week Kicked Off with Awards Luncheon Monday

May 21, 2015
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Salvation Army Week Kicked Off with Awards Luncheon Monday

Gilberto Rivera had been hopeless, homeless and suicidal before he met the Salvation Army. Standing in front of a room full of Chelsea officials, business leaders and supporters of the Chelsea/Eastie Salvation Army branch on Monday at noon, Rivera told about how he has been steadied and his ship re-righted for the past year...

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Detours and Developments A Summer of Construction Highland Greenway: Connecting from One Side of the Hill to the Other Third in a Series on Developments That Will Take Shape This Summer and Transform Areas of the City

May 21, 2015
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As the new Silver Line Station soon begins to take shape in the Box District at the northern end of Highland Street later this year or early next year, City officials predict a daily exodus of workers and commuters coming down the street and to the station. Such a walk, right now, is no...

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Police Briefs 05-21-2015

May 21, 2015
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POLICE INVESTIGATE STABBING AT PARK Chelsea Detectives are investigating a daylight stabbing that occurred on May 12 at Highland Park at 7:33 p.m. Officers responded to call for a fight involving several males inside the park.  Upon arrival, first responding  observed a 33-year-old victim from Chelsea who received multiple stab wounds lying up against...

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Let Us Never Forget Their Sacrifice

May 21, 2015
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Of all of our national holidays, Memorial Day is the most solemn. Memorial Day reminds us of the Supreme Sacrifice that has been made by so many of our fellow citizens to keep us a free people and provides us with an opportunity to honor their sacrifice. Memorial Day has its roots in what...

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Enjoy a Safe Holiday Weekend

May 21, 2015
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Memorial Day weekend marks the traditional start of the summer season, bringing with it the anticipation of sunshine and warmth, of vacations, and of time spent with family and friends. So we ask our readers to stop right now — and think for a moment — about all of the good things that we...

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Letter to the Editor

May 21, 2015
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Chelsea Chase 5K held Saturday, May 9th   This past Saturday, over 250 runners and walkers participated in the 4th Annual Chelsea Chase 5K, in support of the Chelsea Police Relief Association and the Jordan Boys & Girls Club.  And we couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful race day!  Just before the race began,...

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Sports 05-21-2015

May 21, 2015
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CHS Roundup CHS girls track teamcompletes undefeated season, wins CAC title The Chelsea High girls track team defeated both its opponents, Northeast Regional and Mystic Valley, in a tri-meet last week to finish their season with a perfect 10-0 dual meet record and claim an undisputed championship of the Commonwealth Athletic Conference. A plethora of...

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Obituaries 05-21-2015

May 21, 2015
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Michael Capozzo Of Chelsea, formerly of Everett Michael J. Capozzo of Chelsea, formerly of Everett, died on May 17. He was 68 years old. A US Army vietnam veteran, he worked as a laborer in the manufacturing industry. The beloved son of the late Michael and Josephine (Poleo) Capozzo, he was the dear brother...

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