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Spring takes area by storm Easter bunny visits the library Post goes to Montreal Cedar Creek cleanup April 26 Seasonal home maintenance tips that save time and money Winning treats to please kids and adults this Easter Are you prepared for severe weather?
 
Spring takes area by storm

Spring takes area by storm

The Cedar Springs Post took a direct hit when winds blown in by a fierce spring-turned-winter storm ripped through our area last Saturday.

Spring takes area by storm
Easter bunny visits the library

Easter bunny visits the library

Kids in Cedar Springs are excited about Easter. It was easy to tell that last Friday, April 11, when ninety-five kids and adults visited the Easter Bunny at the Cedar Springs Public Library.

Easter bunny visits the library
Post goes to Montreal

Post goes to Montreal

Ken and Tammy Norris, of Oakfield Township, spent mid-March in Montreal for their 20th anniversary, where they were also married. And they took the Post along to celebrate with them!

Post goes to Montreal
Cedar Creek cleanup April 26

Cedar Creek cleanup April 26

It’s time again for the annual Cedar Creek Cleanup/Earth Day Celebration in Cedar Springs.

Cedar Creek cleanup April 26
Seasonal home maintenance tips that save time and money

Seasonal home maintenance tips that save time and money

If you’re not careful, basic and seasonal home maintenance can cost you a pretty penny and a lot of time. Take steps to simplify these tasks.

Seasonal home maintenance tips that save time and money
Winning treats to please kids and adults this Easter

Winning treats to please kids and adults this Easter

When you think of Easter goodies there’s a good chance the flavorful jelly bean comes to mind – a big hit with kids young and old.

Winning treats to please kids and adults this Easter
Are you prepared for severe weather?

Are you prepared for severe weather?

We don’t see a lot of tornadoes in our area, but they do happen in Michigan. It was on Palm Sunday, 49 years ago, April 11, 1965, that 47 tornadoes broke out in several Midwest states—including here in Kent County—killing and injuring hundreds of people.

Are you prepared for severe weather?
Spring takes area by storm

Spring takes area by storm

18 April 2014

The Cedar Springs Post took a direct hit when winds blown in by a fierce spring-turned-winter storm ripped through our area last Saturday.

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Cedar Springs Public Schools Honor Rolls

10 April 2014

HEY proud parents and grandparents! The Cedar Springs Public Schools Honor Rolls for Middle School, High School, and New Beginnings Alternative HS are now available to download. Click link below to download the Cedar Springs Public Schools 2nd Trimester Honor roll 2013-2014   HonorRoll2ndTrimester2014.pdf

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Easter Coloring Contest 2014

Easter Coloring Contest 2014

28 March 2014

Hey Kids! Get out your crayons, markers or colored pencils and color the Easter Bunny and eggs... remember to be creastive! Winners will be chosen from 3 age categories: 4 and under • 5-7 years • 8-10 years

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School board approves new superintendent contract

18 April 2014

The Cedar Springs Board of Education tabled the contract for their incoming superintendent Monday evening, but made changes and approved it 6-0 in a special meeting Wednesday evening, April 16.

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Man facing animal cruelty charge

Man facing animal cruelty charge

18 April 2014

A Cedar Springs man was arrested last week for killing a cat that had wandered into his home in Cedar Springs Mobile Estates.

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Eggcellent!

Eggcellent!

18 April 2014

The Mike Cook home at 3240 17 Mile, Solon Township, is a bright spot at Easter time each year. The Cooks have been decorating their yard with these colorful eggs for the past eight years.

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Sparta resident turns 102

Sparta resident turns 102

18 April 2014

It’s doubtful that anyone today remembers living in the year 1912. Many think of it as the year the Titanic sank. But something else happened that year—just one week before the Titanic sank, Zelma Sally Lundquist was born. That makes her 102 years old!

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Vandalism and arrest update

18 April 2014

More suspects have been identified in the recent graffiti vandalism in Cedar Springs, and the case has also expanded to include recovery of a stolen rifle and a spree of stealing from unlocked vehicles at night.

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Robbery suspects to be sentenced

Robbery suspects to be sentenced

18 April 2014

Two men suspected of robbing the Instant Cash Advance in Cedar Springs last summer have made plea agreements with the Federal prosecutor.

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Getting excited about church

18 April 2014

When was the last time you got excited about going to church for Sunday worship? I know that there are days when all of us wished we could stay home especially this winter with all the cold weather and snow making it hard to get to church.

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An Empty Tomb is not an Empty Promise

18 April 2014

“The Mystery of Al Capone’s Vault” aired almost three decades ago this week, and at the time, it was the most watched syndicated television show in history.

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CORNELIUS (NEAL) FEIKEMA

18 April 2014

Cornelius (Neal) Feikema of Evart passed away Saturday April 12, 2014 at Autumnwood of McBain. He was 88. Mr. Feikema was born January 11, 1926 in Okaton, South Dakota to Frank and Ann (DeGraaf) Feikema

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From the editor’s desk

18 April 2014

There are still good people around. Just ask Thelma Gould. We had a good conversation last week about how someone made her day. And she doesn’t even know who it was.

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