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Police investigating possible fire fatality Fire destroys theater group’s warehouse New electronic sign installed at library 2019-2020 New Beginnings Alternative High School Quarter One Awards Youth wrestling kickoff The Price is Right Live™ at DeVos Performance Hall Birds to see at year’s end
 
Police investigating possible fire fatality

Police investigating possible fire fatality

By Judy Reed Troopers from the Michigan State Police Hart Post are investigating the death of an Ensley Township man whose body was found after his mobile home burned. According to Sand Lake Fire Chief Ed Holtzlander, they were dispatched at 12:23 a.m. on Friday, November 29, to a fully engulfed residential fire at 9300 […]

Police investigating possible fire fatality
Fire destroys theater group’s warehouse

Fire destroys theater group’s warehouse

By Judy Reed A Greenville theater group is looking to replace many of their props, sets, and costumes after the warehouse they used to store the items they use in their performances burned down in the early hours of Tuesday morning, December 3. The Flat River Community Players posted the news on Facebook Wednesday morning. […]

Fire destroys theater group’s warehouse
New electronic sign installed at library

New electronic sign installed at library

If you drive by the Cedar Springs Public Library at the corner of Main Street and W. Maple, you can’t help but notice the new electronic sign that was recently installed facing Main Street. According to librarian Donna Clark, when the library was built in 2016, they decided to forego any expensive signage on Main […]

New electronic sign installed at library
2019-2020 New Beginnings Alternative High School Quarter One Awards

2019-2020 New Beginnings Alternative High School Quarter One Awards

2019-2020 New Beginnings Alternative High School Quarter One Awards
Youth wrestling kickoff

Youth wrestling kickoff

This past Sunday the CSYW (Cedar Springs Youth Wrestling) Club sent 22 wrestlers to Lowell High School to participate in the first MYWAY tournament of the season. Snowfall and poor road conditions did not deter the Red Hawks as they picked up where they left off last season. They competed against 29 other teams from […]

Youth wrestling kickoff
The Price is Right Live™ at DeVos Performance Hall

The Price is Right Live™ at DeVos Performance Hall

Coming March 17, tickets on sale now Grand Rapids—DeVos Performance Hall will play host to The Price is Right Live™ stage show on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets went on sale to the general public Monday, December 2. Tickets will be available at the DeVos Place® and Van Andel Arena® box offices […]

The Price is Right Live™ at DeVos Performance Hall
Birds to see at year’s end

Birds to see at year’s end

Ranger Steve’s Nature Niche Join with others to see birds you might not have seen during the 2019 year. Participate in the annual Christmas Bird Count on Dec. 28, 2019 to help add to 64 years of data collection. We meet at 7:30 a.m. at the Wittenbach/Wege Agri-science and Environmental Center (WWC), 11715 Vergennes Rd. […]

Birds to see at year’s end
CTA school leader announces retirement

CTA school leader announces retirement

05 December 2019

By Judy Reed Dan George, the Superintendent/School Leader for Creative Technologies Academy (CTA), recently announced he is retiring from the position he has held for 10-1/2 years once this school year ends. The school, located at 350 Pine Street, is a self-managed non-profit public school academy (charter school) that has 312 students in K-12 and […]

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“It’s a Wonderful Life” this weekend at CS High School

“It’s a Wonderful Life” this weekend at CS High School

05 December 2019

The classic drama It’s A Wonderful Life will be performed this weekend, December 6 and 7, at the Cedar Springs High School auditorium by the Koinonia Players, a homeschool theater group.  This family Christmas tradition is based on the 1946 dramatic film about a man named George Bailey, whose dreams of adventure have been squashed […]

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Post collecting Toys for Tots

05 December 2019

Kent County distributed over 30,000 toys to over 10,000 children in 2018 Would you like to do something special for families in need this Christmas? You can partner with us to provide toys for children in Kent County. The Post is participating in the Toys for Tots program again this holiday season, as a drop off site […]

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Police investigating possible fire fatality

Police investigating possible fire fatality

05 December 2019

By Judy Reed Troopers from the Michigan State Police Hart Post are investigating the death of an Ensley Township man whose body was found after his mobile home burned. According to Sand Lake Fire Chief Ed Holtzlander, they were dispatched at 12:23 a.m. on Friday, November 29, to a fully engulfed residential fire at 9300 […]

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Fire destroys theater group’s warehouse

Fire destroys theater group’s warehouse

05 December 2019

By Judy Reed A Greenville theater group is looking to replace many of their props, sets, and costumes after the warehouse they used to store the items they use in their performances burned down in the early hours of Tuesday morning, December 3. The Flat River Community Players posted the news on Facebook Wednesday morning. […]

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New electronic sign installed at library

New electronic sign installed at library

05 December 2019

If you drive by the Cedar Springs Public Library at the corner of Main Street and W. Maple, you can’t help but notice the new electronic sign that was recently installed facing Main Street. According to librarian Donna Clark, when the library was built in 2016, they decided to forego any expensive signage on Main […]

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Santa Claus is coming!

Santa Claus is coming!

27 November 2019

Are you ready to have yourself a merry Christmas Cedar Springs-style? Come on out and experience a day of goodwill and cheer on Saturday, December 7, when the Cedar Springs Area Chamber of Commerce presents “Come Mingle with Kris Kringle.” The day will run from 9 a.m. to early evening, with various fun, family-friendly, events. […]

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Letters to Santa Claus

Letters to Santa Claus

27 November 2019

It’s that time of year again, when kids can’t wait to mail their letters to Santa! To help parents out, the Cedar Springs Post will have a special North Pole drop box. Every year dozens of kids use our special box for express delivery to the North Pole, and we make sure Santa reads each […]

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It’s time for the tour of lights

It’s time for the tour of lights

27 November 2019

Some people go crazy at Christmas decorating their home. But you don’t have to go all out to get listed on the Cedar Springs Post Annual Tour of Lights! If you’ve decorated your home or yard with beautiful lights or know someone that did, please send us the address and we’ll add it to our […]

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City Hall Corner

05 December 2019

Property Taxes and Proposal “A” In 1994, Michigan voters approved the constitutional amendment known as Proposal “A.” Proposal “A” established Taxable Value as the basis for the calculation of property taxes, in place of the previous Assessed Value. Under Proposal “A”, increases in Taxable Value are limited to the percent change in the rate of […]

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Reminder: give your input at marijuana forum

05 December 2019

December 12 from 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. at the Cedar Springs Public Library located at 107 N. Main, Cedar Springs. The City of Cedar Springs wants to hear what citizens have to say about whether to allow marijuana businesses in the city, and if they do, what type of businesses they would like to see. Citizens […]

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Greenville armed robbery suspects arrested

Greenville armed robbery suspects arrested

05 December 2019

The Michigan State Police (MSP) Lakeview Post and the Greenville Department of Public Safety have arrested two 34-year-old Greenville men for robbery following a joint investigation.   On Sunday, December 1, shortly after 9 a.m., Troopers from the MSP Lakeview Post responded to an armed robbery at the Admiral gas station at 6990 S. Greenville […]

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Three arrested on meth and stolen property charges

Three arrested on meth and stolen property charges

05 December 2019

Mecosta County Sheriff’s deputies arrested three people last Friday on charges related to possession of methamphetamine and retail fraud. On Friday, November 29, 2019, Deputies from the Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Village of Morley to arrest a suspect on an arrest warrant for a Retail Fraud charge. Deputies attempted contact with the […]

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Letters to Santa

05 December 2019

It’s that time of year again, when kids can’t wait to mail their letters to Santa! To help parents out, the Cedar Springs Post has set up a special North Pole drop box. Every year dozens of kids use our special box for express delivery to the North Pole, and we make sure Santa reads […]

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What is the top Christmas candy in Michigan?

What is the top Christmas candy in Michigan?

05 December 2019

Every year, the CandyStore.com  does a survey to find out which Christmas candy customers like the most, and then divides the answers up by state to find out what the top candies are in each state. This year, CandyStore.com received 32,000 responses. They also checked with their friendly major candy manufacturers and distributors to be […]

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Tour of Lights

05 December 2019

There’s nothing like the warm glow of Christmas lights this time of year to give you a good dose of Christmas cheer! So pack up the kids, go for a ride, and enjoy the decorations your friends and neighbors have put up this year. We’re sure you’ll find a few other treasures along the way! […]

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