Archive for October, 2017

Tinker Time Workshop

October 26, 2017
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Tinker Time Workshop

Families participating in a moon rotation exercise during the October 18 Tinker Time Workshop at the Chelsea Public Library. The Tinker Time Workshops are part of the Library’s [email protected] Library grant that offers space and STEM activities from NASA. The next Tinker Time will focus on 3-D printing and constellations.
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A Game to Remember

October 26, 2017
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A Game to Remember

Steve Saling of the Leonard Florence Center for Living (LFCFL) and Bill Attria (Executive in Training LFCFL) went to the Patriots game on Sunday, Oct. 22, with ice bucket challenge pioneer Pete Frates, his brother and his dad. The group got to go on the field and both Steve and Bill said the Patriots were...
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A Chelsea District Court Stalwart Retires:Colleagues,Friends Honor Robert O’Leary

October 26, 2017
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A Chelsea District Court Stalwart Retires:Colleagues,Friends Honor Robert O’Leary

By Cary Shuman Robert O’Leary, retired first assistant clerk magistrate of Chelsea District court, was honored at a celebration at the Knights of Columbus in Charlestown. The room was filled with tremendous love and respect for a man who served with distinction in the Massachusetts court system for 43 years. Professional court officials, friends,...
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Two Big Meetings on Major Mystic/Tobin Bridge Work

October 26, 2017
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Two meetings about major work coming up on the Mystic/Tobin Bridge will be held at Chelsea City Hall by the state Department of Transportation (MassDOT) on Nov. 1 and Nov. 8. The first meeting on Nov. 1 at 6:30 p.m. will cover the upcoming project to make deck repairs to a section of the...
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Four Councillors Call for Building Moratorium Regarding Parking ‘Crisis’

October 26, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Four Chelsea City Councillors called for a one-year moratorium on all building projects that cannot meet the off-street parking requirements spelled out in the City’s zoning regulations. Councillors Enio Lopez, Yamir Rodriguez, Luis Tejada and Damli Vidot introduced a Council Order on Monday, Oct. 16, at the regular meeting that would...
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City Looking to Make Beacham Street a Major Thoroughfare, Complete Re-Design

October 26, 2017
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By Seth Daniel There are only a few things that travel well on Beacham Street in the Produce Center, and none of them have wheels or feet. But the City of Chelsea – using a planning grant gained from the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) – is looking to work with businesses and residents to...
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Gang Member Involved in Killing of Innocent Woman Pleads Guilty

October 26, 2017
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An MS-13 member, who was involved in the 2014 unintentional murder of a woman who looked out her bedroom window, pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court in Boston to racketeering conspiracy involving murder, attempted murder and conspiracy to commit murder. The murder of the woman grabbed big headlines, as she was staying in a...
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Police Briefs 10-26-2017

October 26, 2017
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FIRE WIRE:  ULWICK GETS ACCREDITATION The Massachusetts Fire Service Commission granted accreditation to Deputy Chief Wayne Ulwick of the Chelsea Fire Department who has demonstrated the required fire service experience, education, and certifications for accreditation. This accreditation is granted through the Massachusetts Fire Service Commission, a gubernatorial appointed board that has established a process...
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Letter to the Editor

October 26, 2017
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Points made about the City Charter Dear Editor, In light of last Monday’s City Council meeting and reporting by the Chelsea Record on the motion to change the City Charter brought up by Councilor Vidot and Councilor Lopez, I feel compelled to write to the editor and readers of the Chelsea Record. There were...
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Enjoy a Happy and Safe Halloween

October 26, 2017
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Although mischief and vandalism on Halloween has been on the decline in recent years compared to what the parents and grandparents of today’s youngsters experienced in the past, it still is incumbent on every parent to make sure that their children — especially teenagers — do not engage in lawless activity and are home...
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