Month: February 2019

Police Briefs 02-07-2019

OUI AND ACCIDENT On Jan. 26, at 2:50 a.m., officers responded to a radio call for a motor vehicle accident located in the area of 220 Webster Ave. As officers arrived, they were flagged down by a witness who pointed…

Immigrants Are Our Future

It is an undeniable fact of history that all Americans other than Native Americans are descendants of immigrants. It also is undeniably true that immigrants have not always been welcome with open arms, starting most conspicuously with the Know-Nothing Party…

Sports 02-07-2019

CHS Roundup Lady Red Devils are CAC track champs The Chelsea High girls indoor track and field team captured the Commonwealth Athletic Conference championship last week. The Lady Red Devils handily defeated all of their competitors, scoring 98 points.  Greater…

Obituaries 02-07-2019

Edith Rose Colella Dedicated homemakers Edith Rose (Allen) Colella, a Chelsea resident for almost 50 years, passed away at the Dexter House Healthcare in Malden.  She was 85 years old. Born and raised in Walden, Vermont, the daughter of the late…

MBTA Better Bus Kick-Off

Steve Poftak, who has been the MBTA General Manager for about a month, expresses his commitment to Chelsea during the inaugural Chelsea Transportation Task Force meeting at City Hall on Thursday, Jan. 24. The Task Force plans to continue meeting…