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Cedar Springs back to school plan City considers first marijuana retail business Deputy finds and returns lost dog Two arrested after lying about crash Support Your Immune System with Grapes
 
Cedar Springs back to school plan

Cedar Springs back to school plan

Cedar Springs Public Schools recently announced their back to school safe start plan, and it includes two options for families to choose from: full in-person instruction or virtual online learning.

Cedar Springs back to school plan
City considers first marijuana retail business

City considers first marijuana retail business

The Cedar Springs Planning Commission held a public hearing and reviewed plans during their regular meeting Tuesday for what could possibly become the first of several marijuana businesses in Cedar Springs.

City considers first marijuana retail business
Deputy finds and returns lost dog

Deputy finds and returns lost dog

Deputy Myczkowiak was on patrol Tuesday night when he observed a small dog roaming the streets without an owner.

Deputy finds and returns lost dog
Two arrested after lying about crash

Two arrested after lying about crash

On Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at approximately 2:58 p.m., deputies from the Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to what was initially reported as a possible rollover crash where a person was reported to be under the vehicle.

Two arrested after lying about crash
Support Your Immune System with Grapes

Support Your Immune System with Grapes

(Family Features) Boosting immune function through a healthy diet has become an important new focus for many people these days. One key dietary recommendation is to eat more fruits and vegetables each day to improve immune function and prevent heart disease and diabetes. When looking to guide your family to healthier snacks and meals or […]

Support Your Immune System with Grapes
Cedar Springs back to school plan

Cedar Springs back to school plan

13 August 2020

Cedar Springs Public Schools recently announced their back to school safe start plan, and it includes two options for families to choose from: full in-person instruction or virtual online learning.

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City considers first marijuana retail business

City considers first marijuana retail business

13 August 2020

The Cedar Springs Planning Commission held a public hearing and reviewed plans during their regular meeting Tuesday for what could possibly become the first of several marijuana businesses in Cedar Springs.

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Deputy finds and returns lost dog

Deputy finds and returns lost dog

13 August 2020

Deputy Myczkowiak was on patrol Tuesday night when he observed a small dog roaming the streets without an owner.

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Greenville man dies in moped crash

Greenville man dies in moped crash

11 August 2020

by Judy Reed A 38-year-old Greenville man died Monday morning in Montcalm Township after his moped was hit from behind by a minivan. According to the Michigan State Police, troopers from the Lakeview post were dispatched to the scene on Greenville Rd near Peck Rd about 11:22 a.m. Police said that their preliminary investigation revealed […]

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Kent County boards, commissions and committees announce openings

13 August 2020

  GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (August 6, 2020) – The Kent County Board of Commissioners is seeking residents who are interested in serving the community through appointment to various boards, commissions, and committees. There are openings for terms effective January 1, 2021 (unless otherwise noted) on: Agricultural Preservation Board (openings for agricultural interest representative and township […]

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Frozen cooked shrimp recalled due to health risk

Frozen cooked shrimp recalled due to health risk

13 August 2020

Several different brand names are affected Kader Exports, with an abundance of caution, is recalling certain consignments of various sizes of frozen cooked, peeled and deveined shrimp sold in 1lb, 1.5lb., and 2lb. retail bags. The product has been distributed nationwide from late February 2020 to Mid-May 2020 because it has the potential to be […]

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Election results – were numbers correct?

13 August 2020

By Judy Reed Last Wednesday, after posting election results from Tuesday’s primary on our Facebook page, a couple of readers accused us of posting “false numbers”—saying we posted before the absentee voter ballots had been counted.  The accusations were not true and showed a misconception of how and when we report results. First of all, […]

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Conservation officer rescues two men stranded offshore of Drummond Island

Conservation officer rescues two men stranded offshore of Drummond Island

13 August 2020

Two stranded men from Chicago repeatedly expressed their gratitude to Michigan Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Todd Sumbera after he rescued them from rough water near Drummond Island Friday afternoon, August 7. Sumbera was conducting marine patrol offshore in Chippewa County, north of Drummond Island, west of Harbor Island, at approximately 1:43 p.m. when […]

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Where stars shine bright

13 August 2020

By Ranger Steve Mueller Does your star shine bright? What do you wish upon a falling star?  About 2000 stars can be seen with the unaided eye on a black night. With the aid of binoculars and telescopes, we see more and have discovered the depths of space. Our local star, the sun, is not […]

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100th Birthday

100th Birthday

13 August 2020

DORIS MOYES STARK Doris Moyes Stark was born in the village of Cedar Springs on August 14, 1920. She will be celebrating her 100th birthday this week.

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RIX & MARILYN ROBINSON

RIX & MARILYN ROBINSON

13 August 2020

August 15th Happy 50th Anniversary! Love you lots, The Kids and Grandkids

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OPAL M. LEWIS

OPAL M. LEWIS

13 August 2020

Opal M. Lewis, age 94, of Cedar Springs went to be with her Lord on July 9, 2020. She was born on November 20, 1925 in Cedar Springs to Cyril and Louisa (Spaulding) Remington. She was married to Donald L. Lewis in 1944 and they enjoyed nearly 60 years of marriage before his passing in […]

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See your lifetime earnings with My Social Security

13 August 2020

By Vonda Van Til, Social Security Public Affairs Specialist  Did you know you can see your work history online all the way back to your first job?  Your earnings history is a record of your progress toward your Social Security benefits.  We keep track of your earnings so we can pay you the benefits you’ve […]

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Hometown Happenings 8/13/20

13 August 2020

Hometown Happenings articles are a community service for non-profit agencies only. Due to popular demand for placement in this section, we can no longer run all articles. Deadline for articles is Monday at 5 p.m. This is not guaranteed space. Articles will run as space allows. Guaranteed placement is $10, certain restrictions may apply. You now […]

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