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Historic barn burns Fire in garage spreads to home Community cleans up on Earth Day CBDT Grand Gala a huge success Community Night 2017 Construction at Velzy Park Public lands are Earth Day’s unsung heroes Fundraiser for Ricker brothers
 
Historic barn burns

Historic barn burns

A beautiful old barn burned to the ground Saturday evening, April 22, in Solon Township, and the smoke could be seen rising in the sky from as far away as Grand Rapids

Historic barn burns
Fire in garage spreads to home

Fire in garage spreads to home

The Kent City/Tyrone Township Fire Department was called to the scene of a garage fire at 720 17 Mile Road, just east of Paine, at 9:42 a.m. Monday, April 25.

Fire in garage spreads to home
Community cleans up on Earth Day

Community cleans up on Earth Day

In honor of National Earth Day on Saturday, April 22, the City of Cedar Springs and the Community Building Development Team (CBDT) volunteers took to cleaning up

Community cleans up on Earth Day
CBDT Grand Gala a huge success

CBDT Grand Gala a huge success

Saturday, April 15, marked the date of the second Community Building Development Team (CBDT) Grand Gala. The event, which packed the American Legion to capacity, was titled “Celebrating a Great Beginning.” Kurt Mabie and Nick Andres, CBDT board members, served as host speakers for the evening, presenting their personal and factual summary of the community’s […]

CBDT Grand Gala a huge success
Community Night 2017

Community Night 2017

The Community Action Network held their 31st Annual Community Night on April 20. Over 80 booths were reserved from a wide range of vendors.

Community Night 2017
Construction at Velzy Park

Construction at Velzy Park

Construction on a new walking trail is underway at Velzy Park, located at 15185 Algoma Ave NE. The park surrounds Solon Township Hall, and is named for what the area used to be called.

Construction at Velzy Park
Public lands are Earth Day’s unsung heroes

Public lands are Earth Day’s unsung heroes

Pollution prevention, water filtration among the natural benefits… Want to celebrate an Earth Day hero? Look no further than the nearest parcel of state-managed public land in any corner of Michigan.

Public lands are Earth Day’s unsung heroes
Fundraiser for Ricker brothers

Fundraiser for Ricker brothers

There will be a fundraiser for Brison and Preston Ricker on Sunday, May 7, at Patterson Ice Arena, 2550 Patterson Ave SE, in Grand Rapids.

Fundraiser for Ricker brothers
Historic barn burns

Historic barn burns

27 April 2017

A beautiful old barn burned to the ground Saturday evening, April 22, in Solon Township, and the smoke could be seen rising in the sky from as far away as Grand Rapids

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Fire in garage spreads to home

Fire in garage spreads to home

27 April 2017

The Kent City/Tyrone Township Fire Department was called to the scene of a garage fire at 720 17 Mile Road, just east of Paine, at 9:42 a.m. Monday, April 25.

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Community cleans up on Earth Day

Community cleans up on Earth Day

27 April 2017

In honor of National Earth Day on Saturday, April 22, the City of Cedar Springs and the Community Building Development Team (CBDT) volunteers took to cleaning up

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Community Night 2017

Community Night 2017

27 April 2017

The Community Action Network held their 31st Annual Community Night on April 20. Over 80 booths were reserved from a wide range of vendors.

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School board votes to privatize transportation

School board votes to privatize transportation

27 April 2017

The buses transporting students to school next year will still say Cedar Springs Public Schools; the drivers will still be the same familiar faces; the supervisor and dispatcher will be the same; and the buses will be housed at the same bus garage.

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Don’t forget to vote May 2 on regional enhancement millage

27 April 2017

By Judy Reed Cedar Springs and the surrounding areas have one thing to vote on in the upcoming May 2 election—a Kent Intermediate School District Regional Enhancement millage. The “Strong schools, strong communities” proposal will ask voters in all 20 KISD public school districts—including Cedar Springs—to consider an enhancement millage proposal of 0.9 mill ($0.90 […]

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Police seek info in home invasion

Police seek info in home invasion

27 April 2017

Police responded to a report of a home invasion in the 13300 block of Larray Lane NE, in Northland Estates, shortly before 1 p.m. on Friday, April 21.

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50th Anniversary

50th Anniversary

27 April 2017

GARY & LOLLY GUST Gary and Lolly Gust of Cedar Springs celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends at the American Legion on April 22, 2017. Their children are Jeff and Barb (Zerfas) Gust, Michelle Tackmann and grandchildren, Jason, Brooke, Jacob Gust and Isebelle Tackmann. Congratulations to 50 wonderful years!

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LOREN TEESDALE

27 April 2017

  In loving memory of Loren Teesdale who passed away 15 years ago on April 23, 2002. Today, like many other days brings special thoughts of you of happy times we shared and caring things you used to do And once more, it’s a reminder that life’s road is sometimes rough because the time we […]

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In Loving Memory of BENJAMIN WALL

27 April 2017

  Our loving husband, dad, grandpa, and great-grandpa who joined the Lord sixteen years ago, April 30, 2001. Spring has come and so are all the memories of loving you. Our lives go on without you but nothing is the same. We have to hide our heartaches when someone speaks your name. Sad are the […]

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Choices—today and every day

Choices—today and every day

27 April 2017

Pastor Dick Nichols Cedar Creek Community Church 2969 14 Mile Road, Sparta   God has a plan for each and every one of us, for life, and gives us the privilege to make choices as we journey through the process of fully living our life. Jesus assures us: “The thief comes only to steal and […]

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Fishing with feet

27 April 2017

By Ranger Steve Mueller   A reader told me that I probably would not believe him but he said he caught a trout with his foot. Before he said more, I said, “I believe you because I have also.” How many others have done the same? Trout fishing season is under way but angling with […]

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Michigan Boating

Michigan Boating

27 April 2017

Five Great Lakes, Five Great Boating Tips… Boaters are smart, creative and resourceful. That’s why we want to hear tips from Michigan boaters.

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Girls tennis earns wins against Lowell, Greenville

Girls tennis earns wins against Lowell, Greenville

27 April 2017

The Lady Red Hawks Varsity tennis team turned in solid wins last week in away matches at Lowell and Greenville.

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