Chelsea Record

VETERANS DAY LUNCHEON

Chelsea celebrated Veterans Day at a luncheon at the Chelsea Senior Center this past Tuesday, Nov. 11.   Speakers included (l to r) Senator Sal DiDomenico; Donald Kingsbury, head of the Chelsea Veterans Council, and City Manager Jay Ash.   Also there to recognize local veterans were State Reps. Dan Ryan and RoseLee Vincent, Army Veteran and Councillor Leo Robinson, and Chelsea Veterans Agent Francisco Toro. “I wasn’t called to fight with you, but I’m now honored to fight for you,” Rep. Vincent stressed, while Manager Ash said: “Every day should be Veterans Day.”   Sen. DiDomenico told of the heroism of his grandfather during World War II, and Rep. Ryan thanked veterans for defending a land where the transfer ...
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Congratulations and Good Luck To City Manager Jay Ash

We congratulate our city manager, Jay Ash, on his appointment as secretary of housing and economic development in Governor-elect Charlie Baker’s Cabinet. We’re fully confident that Jay will be an outstanding asset in the Governor Baker Administration. His work in the areas of economic development and housing in Chelsea has been superb. One only has to travel through the city and view the new developments that have sprung up here to understand the tremendous impact Jay has has on our city’s growth and prosperity and the optimism that abounds here for our future. Like one of his mentors said this week, we have mixed emotions about Jay’s departure. For Jay Ash will take his place alongside some of the monumental ...
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Obituaries 11-13-2014

Richard DiRocco, Jr. Of Revere, formerly of Chelsea Richard B. DiRocco, Jr. of Revere, formerly of Chelsea, died unexpectedly at the age of 25 on November 9. He was the loving son of Jonnalee Hammond and Richard B. DiRocco, Sr., both of Revere, beloved father of Ayden Davis of North Carolina, dear brother of Richard DiRocco of East Boston, Gina DiRocco of Revere, Anna DiRocco of Lynn, Robert Hammond, Chelsea Police Officer of Chelsea, Maria DiRocco of Everett and Paula and Anthony DiRocco, both of Revere. He is also lovingly survived by many aunts and uncles. Family and friends will honor Richard by gathering today, Thursday, November 13, from 4 to 9 p.m. at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 ...
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Obituary: Hyman Glassman

Glassman, Hyman Age 93, of Delray Beach, FL and formerly of Chelsea, MA, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 11, 2014. Hy served in the U.S. Army during WWII and was a sheet metal worker of Local 17 for over 70 years. He is predeceased by his wife Marion "Minnie" (Robinson) and his son Jeffrey Glassman. He is survived by his loving daughter Karen DeGaeta and her husband Robert of Peabody, MA, 3 grandchildren Andrew Glassman, Jody Glassman and Stacey Amelchenko and her husband Paul all of Florida, and 3 great grandchildren Sydney and Bailey Glassman and Zachary Amelchenko. He also leaves his brother Jack Glassman and wife Norma of FL and a niece and nephew, and extended family Sandy, ...
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Obituary: Stanley J. Zaremba

Zaremba, Stanley J. "Stan" Of Peabody, on August 9th. Beloved husband of 62 years to Marian (Mailsko) Zaremba of Peabody. Devoted father of Donna Zaremba and her husband James Baratz of Boston, Joanne Zaremba of Pleasanton, CA, Patricia Zaremba-Simons and her husband Geoffrey of N. Reading and S.J. Zaremba and his fiance Sarah Mackie of New York City. Dear brother of Chester and Thaddeus Zaremba and the late Vera Barys, Lucille Owocki, Agnes Pretti and Edward Zaremba. Cherished grandfather of Adam and Erik Laine, Victoria Jeffcoat, Joshua Baratz and his wife Maureen McMahon, Benjamin Baratz, Nathan Simons, Marina Simons, and Hazel Zaremba. Adored great grandfather of Addie Jeffcoat and Eden Laine. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral from ...
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Obituary: Louis Bell

BELL, Louis August 3, 2014, Lake Worth, FL at home, 96 years old. Lou had a long and healthy life and retained all of his faculties, husband of Malfalda (Muffy) Dinarello Bell (DeLorenzo), predeceased by his first wife Ellie (Sochin) and his son Eric Bell, survived by his daughter Randee Bell and her two children Eric and Elle Langone, daughter Debby Bell Smith and husband Leo Smith and their children Isis and Michael, and two great grandchildren, Chloe and Felix. Also survived by stepsons Victor, Fredrick and Dr. Charles A. Dinarello and their families. Also survived by brother Mila Bell, predeceased by sister Sally Picard and brother James Bell. Lou was a native of Chelsea, spent most of his life ...
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Obituary: Paul S. Pietkiewicz-nicewicz

Pietkiewicz-Nicewicz, Paul S. Of Chelsea, formerly of Medford, on August 5th. Please see Paul S. Nicewicz Death Notice.
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Obituary: Paul S. Nicewicz

Nicewicz, Paul S. Of Chelsea, formerly of Medford, on August 5th. Loving father of Tanya Quinn of Athol and Paul Nicewicz of Randolph, grandfather of Cecelia and Evelyn Quinn. Beloved son of Victor Pietkiewicz of Dorchester, the late Sophia (Kurpieski) Pietkiewicz and the late Stanley Nicewicz. Dear brother of Daria Poe, Mark Pietkiewicz and Joseph Pietkiewicz all of Medford and David Pietkiewicz of Chelsea. Also lovingly survived by his aunt and godmother Stasia Archis, aunt Helen Pietkiewicz, a nephew and several cousins. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a memorial gathering held at the Frank A. Welsh & Sons Funeral Home, 718 Broadway CHELSEA on Wednesday from 4-8 PM. A Funeral Mass will be said at St. Raphael ...
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4 Mass. communities named All-American City finalists

On Monday, Chelsea, Dedham, Fitchburg and Somerville were among 25 named 2014 All-American City finalists.
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Manning’s conviction, 35-year sentence upheld

An Army general is upholding Private Chelsea Manning’s conviction and 35-year prison sentence for giving reams of classified U.S. government information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks.
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Everett State Sen. DiDomenico going Irish for a day

Everyone's Irish on St. Patrick's Day in Boston. Now an Italian-American state senator from Everett is going green, too. State Sen. Sal N. DiDomenico plans to add an "O" to his name on Friday, March 7, when he'll hold his first-ever St. Patrick's Day party, 6:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus in Charlestown.
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Pioneer Charter School of Science holding open enrollment

Pioneer Charter School of Science (PCSS), a grade 7-12 public charter school, is now holding open enrollment for both PCSS I in Everett and PCSS 2 in Saugus.
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrated with volunteerism

This past Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Seafarer's Friend welcomed it's doors to Pastor Katherine Adams of the Billerica Congregational Church
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Local students earn honors at Malden Catholic High School

Malden Catholic High School, one of New England’s leading college preparatory high schools for young men, has announced that the following local students received honors for distinguished academic performance during the second quarter of the 2013-2014 school year:
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Mohegan Sun announces deals with seven surrounding communities

The agreements and agreements in principle with Cambridge, Chelsea, Lynn, Malden, Medford, Melrose, and Salem will provide significant economic and community benefits along with local impact payments that total .75 million among the seven municipalities.
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