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Signing Autographs

February 17, 2017
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Signing Autographs

Siblings Rob and Terry O’Reilly have been longtime fans of Bruins player Terry O’Reilly, and share the same name.

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Chelsea Kiwanis Club Hosts Bikers Against Child Abuse

February 17, 2017
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Chelsea Kiwanis Club Hosts Bikers Against Child Abuse

The Kiwanis Club of Chelsea, led by president Tricia Williams, welcomed Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA) to its weekly meeting at the Jordan Boys and Girl Club. BACA leaders spoke about their volunteer work in helping children nationwide and holding events to raise awareness about child abuse. Williams and her fellow Kiwanians are pictured...

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Residence Inn to Get Makeover Starting in 2017

February 17, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The ownership of the Residence Inn on Maple Street announced that they would be completely rehabilitating the hotel this year after they finish construction this spring on the new Homewood Suites that is across the street. “When this hotel is completed, we plan to completely do over the Residence Inn next...

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Parting Ways:Fire Union Pulls Endorsement of Vidot,Councillor Defends Her Record

February 17, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Councillor Damali Vidot and the Chelsea Firefighters Union have parted ways in dramatic fashion this week after the union made public its desire to pull their endorsement of Vidot, the Union’s only Council endorsement in the last election two years ago. The Chelsea Fire Union, Local 937, issued a letter this...

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Fire Department Overtime Looking to Soar This Year

February 17, 2017
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By Seth Daniel For many City Councillors, talking about Fire Department overtime every spring is like watching a movie for the 100th time. It’s always the same story, and the outcome just never does change. Chief Len Albanese said during a meeting last month with the City Council that estimates to keep Fire Department...

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Roca CEO Speaks in Washington, D.C. about Organization

February 17, 2017
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Molly Baldwin, founder and CEO of Chelsea-based Roca Inc. delivered a powerful talk Thursday, Feb. 9, at TEDxPennsylvaniaAvenue, sharing the story of Roca and how relentless outreach and data can help change the cycle of recidivism in our country. Baldwin was one of 14 speakers invited to the Newseum in Washington D.C. to share...

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Police Briefs 02-16-2017

February 17, 2017
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Monday, 2/6 Rommel Christopher, 40, 77 Wayland St., Dorchester, was arrested for shoplifting, assault and battery, malicious destruction of property over $250 (2 counts). Matthew Anderson, 26, 106 Bradstreet Ave., Revere, was arrested on a warrant. Tuesday, 2/7 Brandon Stephens, 27, 11 Oakwood St., Dorchester, was arrested for operating under the influence of liquor...

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Letters to the Editor

February 17, 2017
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Unfounded concerns Dear Councilor Vidot, I am writing you tonight to address a very difficult yet important issue. On Monday, January 23, 2017 there was a City Council meeting. At this meeting the Council was going to take a vote on an order introduced by Councilor Recupero regarding the residency requirement for employees in...

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Sports 02-16-2017

February 17, 2017
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CHS Roundup CHS track teams perform well at GBL Meet The Chelsea High boys and girls indoor track teams turned in fine individual and team performances at the Greater Boston League Meet held this past Saturday at the Reggie Lewis Athletic Center. The Lady Red Devils capped a superb 2017 season with a strong...

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Obituaries 02-16-2017

February 17, 2017
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Laurel Shaughnessy Former Chelsea resident Laurel B. Shaughnessy passed away on Saturday evening, February 11 at the Valley Regional Hospital in Claremont, NH after a brief illness. She was in her 100th year. Born in Chelsea in 1917, she was one of five children of the late Peter and Malgorzeta (Gaska) Balon. She attended...

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