Author: Cary Shuman

HAPPY BIRTHDAY

 Al Mazin hits number 73, but who is counting anyway Friends feted Chelsea native Albert “Al” Mazin at a 73rd birthday celebration at Rossetti Restaurant in Lynn. Among those in attendance at the guest of honor’s table were Scott Hagemeister…

CBC Black History Month celebration a success

The Chelsea Black Community was set to honor its “Chelsea Trailblazers” Wednesday night, bringing to a close the organization’s schedule of events in celebration of Black History Month. CBC President Joan Cromwell said the community celebration would recognize “Chelsea Trailblazers…

A Note from Chelsea

Grammy-winning jazz pianist Chick Corea had a sweeping and influential music career Armond Anthony “Chick” Corea, who grew up in Chelsea and would go on to become an internationally known superstar in the music industry and win 23 Grammy Awards…

Bridge to the Future

After serving as corporation counsel for Boston, Gene O’Flaherty is returning to Chelsea When his friend and colleague in the House of Representatives, Martin Walsh, the newly elected mayor of Boston, asked him to be corporation counsel for the city…

‘Assumptions and Stereotypes’

Khalil Saddiq will lead a discussion of short film at Feb. 10 CBC event When CBC President Joan Cromwell needed a community leader to facilitate the Feb. 10 discussion on the short film “Assumptions and Stereotypes,” she reached out to…

An All-Star in Education

SC member Jimenez Rivera receives two major awards Chelsea School Committeeman At-Large Roberto Jimenez has been recognized with two major awards in the field of education. Jimenez, who was elected to the School Committee in November, 2019, was named to…