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Holiday celebrations begin

Holiday celebrations begin

By Judy Reed Holiday celebrations will look a little different this year in the cities and villages in our area. Officials are urging people to do drive by or walking celebrations, to look at lights and other holiday decorations rather than gathering in one place. Most parades have been canceled, but there are still ways […]

Holiday celebrations begin
MDHHS issues three-week epidemic order

MDHHS issues three-week epidemic order

Restaurant and Lodging Association files suit By Judy Reed Fall high school sports were just ready to head to the playoffs and winter sports begin; movie theaters had just opened; and restaurants were starting to see a little more cash flow from indoor dining. But under a new emergency order by the Michigan Department of […]

MDHHS issues three-week epidemic order
Beware the ides of November

Beware the ides of November

By Judy Reed There are storms, and then there are the deadly November gales on the Great Lakes with hurricane winds and ice—the stuff that legends are made of. This week was the anniversary of three of the many storms that have taken lives of sailors and others in November.  The deadliest of them all, […]

Beware the ides of November
Christmas Coloring Contest

Christmas Coloring Contest

25 November 2020

Hey kids,  It’s time for our annual Christmas Coloring Contest and your chance to win one of three $50 gift cards, one for each age group. Winners choose their own prize and get what they really want! Please color the Gingerbread Man with crayons, markers or colored pencils. Our judges will choose the three winners […]

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Holiday celebrations begin

Holiday celebrations begin

25 November 2020

By Judy Reed Holiday celebrations will look a little different this year in the cities and villages in our area. Officials are urging people to do drive by or walking celebrations, to look at lights and other holiday decorations rather than gathering in one place. Most parades have been canceled, but there are still ways […]

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Letters to Santa

Letters to Santa

25 November 2020

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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Holiday celebrations

Holiday celebrations

25 November 2020

Holiday celebrations may look a little different this year, but there are still ways to enjoy them! See some of the details below. CEDAR SPRINGS Due to the newest MDHHS restrictions on outdoor gatherings and crowd size, the Cedar Springs Area Chamber of Commerce must cancel the Kris Kringle Parade this year. While we are […]

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Gobble, gobble: Thanksgiving dinner prices hit a 10-year low

Gobble, gobble: Thanksgiving dinner prices hit a 10-year low

25 November 2020

By Mitch Galloway, Farm News Media LANSING — Turkey, mashed potatoes, and pumpkin pie never last on the dinner table. Neither does Dad in the living room, who’s likely to fall asleep during another Lions Thanksgiving loss. Yet, Michiganders eat on, stomachs bloated, with Mom asking (yes, again) why you don’t have a girlfriend. Sigh. While […]

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Send your packages early this holiday season

25 November 2020

Postal Service Sunday package delivery will expand to select major markets from the United States Postal Service Grand Rapids MI — It is expected that more holiday gifts and greetings will be sent through the mail this year, as families and friends will hold virtual celebrations instead of opening gifts in person. The Postal Service […]

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It’s time for the tour of lights

It’s time for the tour of lights

25 November 2020

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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Toys for Tots: two ways to donate

Toys for Tots: two ways to donate

25 November 2020

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 both a drop off site for toys and this year we are also giving you the option […]

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City Impact community turkey giveaway

City Impact community turkey giveaway

25 November 2020

On Monday, November 24, City Impact gave out 163 turkey dinners with all the fixin’s to anyone who wanted one. They did it through donations of the community residents and businesses. “We are blown away by the love, the support and the “let’s do this” together factor of Cedar Springs,” they posted on their Facebook […]

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Ford Airport launches social media campaign featuring new presidential statue

Ford Airport launches social media campaign featuring new presidential statue

25 November 2020

#JerryandMe helps fans share a special moment with President Ford statue, offers prizes The newly unveiled statue of President Ford at Gerald R. Ford International Airport has become a quick hit with local visitors and travelers from around the world. To help these fans share their special moment with the Ford statue, the Airport has […]

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