Monthly Archives: October 2015

Paint and Grammar Update

October 22, 2015
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Paint and Grammar Update

The Chelsea Soldier’s Home water tower – an iconic symbol for Chelsea and seen by thousands along Rt. 1 – received a paint job on the upper portions of the tower last week. The red-and-white tower had been vandalized some time earlier this year, with vandals climbing trees and scaling fences to get at...

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Bellingham-Cary House Harvest Supper

October 22, 2015
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Bellingham-Cary House Harvest Supper

Eileen Manning and her father, George Ostler, Curator, with Alve Erickson at the head table during the 4th Annual Harvest Supper at the Bellingham-Cary House on Saturday night, Oct. 17. The unique candlelight fundraiser looks to recreate what a dinner might have been like when the home was built in the 1600s.

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Swearing In

October 22, 2015
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Swearing In

New Lt. Miguel Sanchez Sr. – the first Latino police officer to make lieutenant in the history of Chelsea – has his badge pinned on by his son, Miguel Sanchez Jr., during a swearing in and promotion ceremony held at the City Council meeting on Monday night. Sanchez said he is still in shock...

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Values,Tax Bills Expected to Rise Substantially:Ambrosino Calls on City Council to Implement Savings for Elderly, Disabled

October 22, 2015
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After about a year of visiting homes, commercial buildings and apartment buildings all over Chelsea, the City’s Assessing Department has finished it’s comprehensive property value assessment and it appears that values are way up and tax bills will be too. City Manager Tom Ambrosino made an elaborate presentation to the City Council on Monday...

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Chelsea Record,Collaborative to Sponsor Candidate Forum Oct 26

October 22, 2015
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The Chelsea Record and the Chelsea Collaborative have agreed this week to sponsor a candidates’ forum at the Burke Complex auditorium on Monday, Oct. 26, for City Council and School Committee candidates. The forum will seek to include all candidates and to ask questions of candidates in contested races. The goal is to familiarize...

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‘We Need a Plan’ Robinson,Council Call for a Master Planning Effort

October 22, 2015
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City councillors unanimously passed an order Monday night proposed by Council President Leo Robinson calling for an entire Master Planning process for Chelsea. The call comes on the heels of the 692-unit, two-building apartment complex being approved on Everett Avenue in the space where Chelsea Clock once existed. Developer William Thibeault was approved for...

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Ambrosino said It’s Time To Invest in City Services

October 22, 2015
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City Manager Tom Ambrosino said this week that he believes it’s time for the City to invest in everything from Broadway infrastructure to more firefighters. Ambrosino said the City has been very conservative in its financial approach over the years, and thus, the finances are in tremendous shape. Now, he said, it might be...

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Police Briefs 10-22-2015

October 22, 2015
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Monday, 10/5 Alexander Santana, 28, 461 Crescent Ave., Chelsea, was arrested for operating a motor vehicle unlicensed, unregistered, ininsured Jude Cutone, 48, 207 Shurtleff St., Chelsea, was arrested on warrants. Marlon Rodriguez, 31, 94 Erving St., Everett, was arrested for improper turn, operating motor vehicle unlicensed, furnishing false name. Angel Quilan, 25, 45 Winter...

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Letters to the Editor

October 22, 2015
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Good things are taking place As most of you know by now, this year’s City Council elections included the need for a preliminary in District 5 and for the three at-large seats for the first time in nearly a decade and that seats in nearly every District and all three At-Large seats are being...

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Sports 10-22-2015

October 22, 2015
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CHS Roundup Boys soccer remains undefeated, now 13-0-2 The Chelsea High boys soccer team emerged from its toughest stretch of the season with its undefeated record intact, winning two of three contests and tying another. The Red Devils now stand at 13-0-2 on the season with three contests remaining on their schedule. Coach Mick Milutinovic’s...

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