Monthly Archives: May 2017

Senior Prom

May 27, 2017
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Senior Prom

Ariel Urena and Mirialie De Jesus dance together at the Chelsea High School Senior Prom at the Hilton Hotel at Logan Airport on Saturday, May 20. Hundreds of students gathered for the annual celebration as the school year begins to wind down.Chelsea High’s graduation exercises will take place in a few short weeks, on...

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Standoff:Police,Fire Face Violent Domestic Incident; Ends in One Death, Traumatized Neighborhood

May 27, 2017
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Standoff:Police,Fire Face Violent Domestic Incident; Ends in One Death, Traumatized Neighborhood

By Seth Daniel It’s no secret that, at times, the quiet of a Chelsea night can be punctuated by the sound of gunfire. But not on Warren Avenue, usually. The calm of the hillside neighborhood below the Soldiers’ Home broke out into chaos just before 10 p.m. on Monday night, when a misty night...

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Robert Wood Johnson Team Leaves Chelsea Impressed

May 27, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Local organizers said the City, its non-profits and its residents left a positive mark on a team of evaluators visiting the city from the Robert Wood Johnson Culture of Health prize last week. “I thought it was exciting,” said Roseann Bongiovanni of GreenRoots, one of the planners. “We had planned so...

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Training Was Key, Union for Calls More Equipment Immediately

May 27, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Chelsea Fire Department union is calling on the City and Fire Chief Len Albanese to immediately outfit the members of its union with ballistic helmets recommended by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the wake of the active shooter incident on Warren Avenue. President Anthony Salvucci said the union,...

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Memorial Day

May 27, 2017
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The calendar tells us that the Memorial Day weekend is upon is, although with the exception of a few days this spring, the cool and wet weather has not been a harbinger of warmth and sunshine. But for Americans of all ages, the holiday weekend, despite the temperature reading, symbolizes the start of the...

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Chelsea Food Truck Ordinance

May 27, 2017
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Councillor Roy Avellaneda Recently, I have been approached by individuals who have been told that I was against having Food Trucks in the City of Chelsea. That is totally false. I welcome food trucks in Chelsea. As a matter of fact, when I was the site coordinator for the Chelsea Latin American Music Festival,...

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May is Mental Health Month: Start Reaching Out

May 27, 2017
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By Sheldon Bycoff One problem of modern life is social isolation. Described in journals as a person’s “perceived social isolation,” i.e., a subjective belief that they are socially isolated, another way of summarizing this condition is simply “feeling lonely.” The opposite feeling – that you have a network of supportive relationships – provides numerous...

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Sports 05-25-2017

May 27, 2017
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CHS Roundup CHS girls capture CAC track title; Martine Simon is named meet MVP The Chelsea High girls track team scored a dominating 154 points — a total that was more than the second (Essex Tech with 97 points) and third-place (Shawsheen Tech with 54 points) schools combined — to capture the 2017 championship...

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Obituaries 05-25-2017

May 27, 2017
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Hennie Berkowitz Of New Hampshire, formerly of Chelsea Hennie (Schneider) Berkowitz of Hampton, NH, formerly of Chelsea and Miami, Florida, passed away on May 20. She was the beloved wife of the late Barney Berkowitz; devoted mother of Bruce R. Berkowitz and his wife, Tracey, and Rhonda Jeffrey (Berkowitz). Proud grandmother of Daniel, Alexander...

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Parking Vote for Cary Square Not Done yet, Re-vote Will Take Place

May 26, 2017
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A heated battle over two-hour parking signs in Cary Square erupted at the City Council meeting on Monday, and it likely is settled – even after a vote of 2-5 by the Council rejected the placement of the new signs, which were petitioned for by Pan y Cafe business owner and Councillor Roy Avellaneda,...

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