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Kindergarteners collect Toys for Tots New traffic light at M-57 and Myers Lake Winter activities keep FFA busy  Solon Fire receives lifesaving equipment WMP wrestlers claim titles Squirrel stare down
 
Kindergarteners collect Toys for Tots

Kindergarteners collect Toys for Tots

For the past few weeks, numerous Kindergarten classes at Cedar Trails did a “Games for Tots” drive and collected over 100 games, which were dropped off here at the Cedar Springs Post this week.

Kindergarteners collect Toys for Tots
New traffic light at M-57 and Myers Lake

New traffic light at M-57 and Myers Lake

We reported back in February that the Michigan Department of Transportation would be installing a new traffic light at M-57 (14 Mile) and Myers Lake Avenue, and it has finally been installed.

New traffic light at M-57 and Myers Lake
Winter activities keep FFA busy 

Winter activities keep FFA busy 

  By Olivia Martinek The Cedar Springs FFA has been very busy in these past months, and the FFA has a packed full winter! Now that they are well into the school year, events have really gotten going. Some of their members, Heather Beverwyk, Cecelia Brandt, Alyssa Marshall, Olivia Martinek, Dylan McConnon, Evan Young, Zack […]

Winter activities keep FFA busy 
Solon Fire receives lifesaving equipment

Solon Fire receives lifesaving equipment

In October, the Solon Fire Department was awarded the purchase of an Automatic Chest Compression Device through the generosity of the Firehouse Subs Community Foundation. 

Solon Fire receives lifesaving equipment
WMP wrestlers claim titles

WMP wrestlers claim titles

West Michigan Pursuit traveled to Lakewood and Montabella this past weekend. Fourteen grapplers placed in the top four out of the fifteen entered. WMP claimed 8 championship titles and 31 victories out of 44 matches. 

WMP wrestlers claim titles
Squirrel stare down

Squirrel stare down

Squirrels at The Post are funny creatures. Sometimes they come to our front window and watch us—silently willing us to come out and give them food.

Squirrel stare down
Two resign from CS Board of Ed

Two resign from CS Board of Ed

14 December 2017

  By Judy Reed The Cedar Springs Board of Education is looking to fill two of its seven seats after two board members resigned at Monday night’s evening. Michelle Bayink resigned at the beginning of the meeting. She said that her house had sold and that she would be living in Rockford, though her children […]

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Kindergarteners collect Toys for Tots

Kindergarteners collect Toys for Tots

14 December 2017

For the past few weeks, numerous Kindergarten classes at Cedar Trails did a “Games for Tots” drive and collected over 100 games, which were dropped off here at the Cedar Springs Post this week.

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New traffic light at M-57 and Myers Lake

New traffic light at M-57 and Myers Lake

14 December 2017

We reported back in February that the Michigan Department of Transportation would be installing a new traffic light at M-57 (14 Mile) and Myers Lake Avenue, and it has finally been installed.

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Christmas Coloring Contest

Christmas Coloring Contest

22 November 2017

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.  Please click on picture above and print it out and then color it with crayons, markers or colored pencils. Our judges will choose the three winners – one from […]

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Christmas season church services

14 December 2017

  Celebrate the joy of Christmas at one of the churches in our community. December 17, 23, 24: River Rock Church invites you to join us for our Christmas Series titled “Making Sense of Christmas” during the month of December. Sunday worship services are at 9:00 a.m. or 10:45 a.m. with childcare available at both services. Also, […]

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Tour of lights 2017

14 December 2017

  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 […]

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Did you mail your letter to Santa?

Did you mail your letter to Santa?

14 December 2017

Josie (4) and Everlie (2) Bielecki visited the Post last week and mailed their letters to Santa! Have you mailed yours?

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New K9 teams in Kent County

New K9 teams in Kent County

14 December 2017

The Kent County Sheriff Department has announced the addition of three new K9 teams. They recently activated two additional teams (for 24-hour K9 coverage) on patrol and one in corrections.  “From left to right, meet Blu, Duke, and Shadow, who were each picked after an extensive selection process by their respective handlers,” it said in […]

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New Apple Queen crowned

New Apple Queen crowned

14 December 2017

Emily Kropf of Lowell, Mich. has been crowned the 2018 Michigan Apple Queen. Sarah Rasch of Grand Rapids, Mich. is first runner-up. Contestants for Michigan Apple Queen must have a connection to the Michigan Apple industry in order to serve as its ambassador. Emily Kropf is the daughter of Chris and Kim Kropf, and is […]

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City Council to hold public hearing on DDA TIF plan tonight

City Council to hold public hearing on DDA TIF plan tonight

14 December 2017

The Cedar Springs City Council will hold a public hearing and also vote on the 2017 Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and Tax Increment Financing (TIF) plan at their December meeting tonight, Thursday, December 14, at 7 p.m. Under the city’s plan, the improvements within the development area will consist of storm sewers, resurfacing existing streets, […]

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Teen gets jail time for crash

Teen gets jail time for crash

14 December 2017

  A Solon Township teen was sentenced to jail time Monday for causing a crash last May that killed another driver. Phillip Allen Garcia, 19, was southbound on Myers Lake Avenue about 11:30 a.m. on May 13, 2017, when he ran the stop at 18 Mile Rd in Nelson Township and hit an eastbound vehicle […]

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THERESA BUBER GORNEY

THERESA BUBER GORNEY

14 December 2017

THERESA “REESE” BUBER GORNEY April 22, 1983 – December 14, 2016 It’s hard to believe a year has gone Since I last gazed into your eyes. Everyday feels like an eternity And my heart still weeps and cries. Reese, you are my one true love And our time went much too fast. But you gave me […]

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Arrival of Jesus

14 December 2017

Pastor Kevin Reed Grace Evangelical Free Church 4714 13 Mile Rd, Rockford The advent season is upon us. Advent by definition means “arrival.” It is the period of time in our Church calendar filled with expectancy as we await the celebration of the arrival of Jesus. It’s a time meant to be filled with reflection and gratitude as […]

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