Archive for August, 2018

Four Members of City Council Endorse Rollins for District Attorney

August 23, 2018
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This week, Rachael Rollins received the endorsement of four Chelsea City Councillors, including Councilor Leo Robinson (At-Large), Councilor Roy Avellaneda (At-Large), Councilor Joe Perlatonda (District 3), Councilor Giovanni A. Recupero (District 6) and the Ward 4 – Chelsea Democratic Committee in her candidacy for District Attorney of Suffolk County. This endorsement adds to a...
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Prism View

August 17, 2018
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Prism View

Khalani Gonzalez seems to be coming at all angles and from every direction as she peers through a prism during the Lewis Latimer Society’s Chelsea Science Festival in the PORT Park on Friday afternoon,Aug. 10. Scores of kids came out to learn about various aspects of science and community from fire safety to mosquito...
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Let It Fly Basketball Classic

August 17, 2018
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Let It Fly Basketball Classic

In championship game action during The 4th Annual Chelsea Let It Fly Basketball Classic, David Mitchell (L) goes up high for a block against Alex Rivera. The competition was heated as the tournament has become one of the most highly-anticipated summer runs for high-level players in Greater Boston.
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National Night Out

August 17, 2018
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National Night Out

Damaris Gonzalez with her granddaughters, Solmariz and Charlize,enjoying the evening during National Night Out on Tuesday, Aug. 7. Nationally, it was the 35th anniversary for the event. This year, scores of community members came out to celebrate the event at Mary O’Malley Park on Admiral’s Hill.
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Rasi Chau Named CHS New Head Football Coach

August 17, 2018
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Rasi Chau Named CHS New Head Football Coach

Rasi Chau has been a championship coach at various points in his career. He was an assistant coach for the 2005 Super Bowl champion St. Mary’s High School football team, and most recently, for the Women’s Football Alliance national champion Boston Renegades. Chelsea High School Director of Athletics Amanda Alpert was a player on...
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Riseman Family Theatre Puts on Kids Version of Midsummer Night’s Dream

August 17, 2018
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Riseman Family Theatre Puts on Kids Version of Midsummer Night’s Dream

Shakespeare has taken a youthful bent this summer in Chelsea Square as the Riseman Family Theatre is putting on two weekends of the classic Midsummer Night’s Dream with a full cast of young people. It’s the fourth full production put on by the Theatre – a branch of the Apollinaire Theatre – and the...
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I’ve Just Started:City Manager Ambrosino Would Like to Continue Work in Chelsea

August 17, 2018
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City Manager Tom Ambrosino said he would love to have a new contract and return to Chelsea so he can continue the work he started more than three years ago. The announcement came on the eve of the beginning of his annual evaluation by a committee of the City Council – a process that...
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Day Center on Broadway Making Strides, Ready for Next Step

August 17, 2018
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The Chelsea Day Center in the Light of Christ Church on Broadway has been a haven for those who had nowhere to go during the day, the folks that formerly hung out all day in Bellingham Square, and though it hasn’t been perfect City officials believe there is still a great need for the...
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Police Youth Academy Gets a Jump in Its First Year

August 17, 2018
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As a drill instructor punished young Chelsea men with squats, knee bends, jump tucks and a variety of sit up exercises – the young people didn’t give up, but rather seemed to beg for more. It’s been a pattern that’s repeated itself daily for the last seven weeks as the first-ever Chelsea Youth Police...
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Capuano and Pressley Debate in 7th Congressional as the Democratic Primary Approaches in Sept

August 17, 2018
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With the Democratic primary coming up on Sept. 4, Congressman Mike Capuano and Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley discussed the issues of transportation and housing, among others, in the Massachusetts’ 7th Congressional District Debate held at UMass Boston on Tuesday, August 7. From the start, the two sides agreed on their stance against the...
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