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Fed Chair Janet Yellen Visits Chelsea

The U.S. President may be the commander-in-chief of the world’s best military and the leader of the country’s political system, but the Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank (The Fed) holds the keys to the world economy – and she’s coming to Chelsea today, Oct. 16. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will visit CONNECT, a consortium of local organizations in Chelsea’s The Neighborhood Developers (TND) headquarters on Gerrish Avenue. CONNECT works collaboratively to provide integrated employment services for local residents related to economic instability, housing, and financial and educational opportunities. Chair Yellen will tour the facility and meet with consortium leaders and local residents. She will hear about conditions in the local economy and the community and how programs like ...
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REACH Program Honored at Council

Chelsea REACH’s program visited the City Council Monday, Oct. 6.  Chelsea Public School Superintendent, Representatives of Chelsea School Committee, Program Staff of all levels, Program Oversight Committee Members, and graduates joined current REACH students of all ages in Council Chambers to receive a well-deserved Resolution submitted by Councillor Dan Cortell and adopted by follow Councillors. Chelsea REACH is a year-round after school/out-of-school program that began in 2008 with a mission to significantly increase the number of public school students who graduate from Chelsea High School, pursue higher education, have successful and fulfilling careers and are engaged members of their community. Its kids are comprised of 120 ethnically, socio-economically and academically diverse students from all three middle schools and Chelsea High.  ...
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Welcome to Chelsea, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen

We are certainly very honored to have Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen visiting our city. Mrs. Yellen is an international figure and a leader of the world’s economy. She has produced outstanding accomplishments in her field and is  admired and respected by economists and financial professionals across the globe. She has studied and taught at the world’s most prestigious institutions, having graduated summa cum laude from Brown University and having received her Ph.D in economics from Yale University. Mrs. Yellen was also an assistant professor at Harvard and a lecturer at The London School of Economics. Mrs. Yellen was set to tour the city and visit CONNECT, a consortium of local organizations in Chelsea’s The Neighborhood Developers (TND) headquarters. TND ...
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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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