Monthly Archives: June 2016

Councillors Call for Budget Process that Brings Taxpayer-Funded Non-Profits in for Discussion

June 17, 2016
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Councillors Call for Budget Process that Brings Taxpayer-Funded Non-Profits in for Discussion

By Seth Daniel Several city councillors, two most prominently, are praising a process that played out on Monday night where the non-profits CAPIC and North Suffolk Mental Health appeared to answer questions from the body about how taxpayer funds are being used. The conflict between the Council and some non-profits began several weeks ago...

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Council to Debate Expenditures,Including Controversial Fire Overtime Pay

June 17, 2016
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By Seth Daniel City Councillors will be debating a spending request from City Manager Tom Ambrosino in the coming weeks that calls for an additional $600,000 in fire overtime funds to be expended from the City’s Free Cash account. The Budget last year already included $900,000 for overtime, in what was controversial at the...

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Two-Way Tolling Testing to Roll Out this Summer on the Mystic/Tobin Bridge

June 17, 2016
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By Seth Daniel A top state transportation official apologized to drivers this week after a Boston media outlet reported that tolling in both directions on the Mystic/Tobin Bridge is set to roll out this year – a plan that has been reported in the Record since 2013. Tom Tinlin of the state Department of...

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Police Briefs 06-16-2016

June 17, 2016
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SEVERAL CAR ACCIDENTS KEEP POLICE, FIRE BUSY Chelsea Fire and Police were kept busy this past week responding to several motor vehicle accidents. On Thursday evening, June 9, a motor vehicle accident was reported in the vicinity of Eastern Ave and Cottage Streets. According to witnesses the accident occurred when one of the operators...

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Letter to the Editor

June 17, 2016
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Report the news properly If you are one of those people that get your news solely from the Chelsea Record, I’d like to express my sincerest apology for last week’s paper and its failure to properly inform Chelsea residents of City Council happenings. I’d also like to take this opportunity to explain what should’ve...

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Obituaries 06-16-2016

June 17, 2016
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Vincent J. Zullo Partner of Spada and Zullo Law Office Attorney Vincent J. Zullo Of Bradford formerly of East Boston on June 13th. Beloved husband of Jo-Anne (Coar) Zullo. Loving and dedicated father of Zachary V. and Joelle C. Zullo. Loving son of Loretta (Caruana) Zullo and the late Jerry and beloved son-in-law of...

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CHS Graduation

June 10, 2016
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CHS Graduation

Chelsea High Senior Genesis Montes couldn’t hold back her tears as she listened to the school choir perform, bringing back memories of her time at Chelsea High during the Class of 2016 Graduation Exercises on Sunday afternoon in Chelsea High Gym.

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Latino Americano Festival

June 10, 2016
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Latino Americano Festival

Leonardo Ampuero (center) dances with his hat and teammates during a traditional Bolivian Caporales dance during the 10th annual Encuentro Folklorico Latino Americano Festival at Chelsea High School last Saturday, May 28. More than 100 people came to watch three bands perform from Bolivia, Guatemala and Mexico. The proceeds from concessions helped local people...

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Roca CEO Molly Baldwin Responds to Comments at City Council Meeting

June 10, 2016
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Molly Baldwin, CEO of Roca, released the following statement pertaining to the City Council’s discussion about ROCA at Monday night’s meeting: In the last meeting of the Chelsea City Council, questions were raised about Roca’s transparency and city resources spent on helping high-risk young people served by Roca. It is Roca’s honor to work...

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Juvenile Indicted Monday for Accessory in Murder Case

June 10, 2016
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A Suffolk County Grand Jury indicted a 17-year-old juvenile on Monday in connection with the murder of Pablo Villeda during a mass shooting at a teen party on Washington Avenue March 6. The youth was arraigned in Juvenile Court and was not made public due to his age. He was arrested by Chelsea Police...

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