News Briefs

Arlington Catholic High School Honor Roll The following Chelsea residents were named to the third quarter Honor Roll at Arlington Catholic High School: Natalie Coreas Kelly Nguyen Chloe Renik Win $100 for Filling out the Census When one completes the U.S. Census,…

Construction Update

Route 1 Traffic Impacts • Route 1 Northbound: Approaching the Tobin Bridge from Boston, the work zone begins in the left lane. 2 of 3 travel lanes will be open during daytime hours (5 a.m.–10 p.m. • Route 1 Southbound:…

Memorial Day, 2020

This will be a Memorial Day unlike any that Americans have known. Ever since the official inception of the holiday on May 30, 1868, when the practice of decorating the graves of the fallen Union soldiers with flowers, wreaths, and…

Guest Op-Ed: Baker’s Reopening Plans for the State: Calling on State Officials to Place Vulnerable Communities at the Forefront of the Commonwealth’s Reopening Framework

I applaud the State Administration for stepping up and meeting the needs of our most vulnerable in Chelsea, Charlestown, and the rest of our impacted communities in Massachusetts. At a time when we need collaboration and transparency between local and…

Obituaries 05-21-2020

Howard Joseph Jones US Navy Submarine Service Retiree Howard Joseph Jones, better known as “Murph” to family and friends, died on April 22 as a result of contracting COVID-19 (coronavirus). He was a resident of the Chelsea Soldiers’ Home. Murph…