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NOTICE: All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Amendments Act and the Michigan Civil Rights Act, which make it illegal to advertise “any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, familial status, age or marital status, or an intention to making any such preference, limitation or discrimination.” Familial Status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate, which is in violation of the law. To report discrimination, call the Fair Housing Center at 616-451-2980. The HUD toll-free number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275.

Homes for Sale:

FOR SALE BY OWNER: 2-bedroom 1-bathroom home at 183 S First St, Cedar Springs. This home has a kitchen, dining room, living room and is on one level. One and ½ stall detached garage. Backyard deck. Storage shed 8×12. $85,000. Call 616-862-3091. #46-49p

Child care:

Learn Play & Grow Daycare. Let your child Learn Play & Grow with us. Call 616-255-7624. #45-48p


For Sale:

Portable Massage Table, with head rest. $100.00. Call 616-696-9199. #47,48p

Help Wanted:

Workbox Staffing has openings at Byrne Electrical on both 1st and 2nd shifts with a few on 3rd shift. Must have good hand coordination, willing to train. Apply today! Apply today at 4116 – 17 Mile Rd., Cedar Springs, 616-326-2550. Apply online before stopping in at www.workboxstaffing.com. #44-47b

IN-HOME CAREGIVERS NEEDED in North Kent County and Sparta. Must be: experienced in home-care (with parents, grandparents, or a friend) or nursing home or agency, reliable transportation, pass background check. Competitive wage, immediate openings full or part time. Call Kim at 616-890-7533 or 616-894-3398. #43-47p

Now taking applications for Bartender and cook. Apply at Cedar Pub, 69 S. Main St., Cedar Springs. #tfnb




Found: Prescription glasses found at Cedar Springs United Methodist Church on Halloween Night. Found in the restroom. Call 616-696-1140. #44



A TO Z Trash will pick up your trash weekly. One-time hauls available. Call Bryan at 616-696-2938. #tfnb

Garage Doors: Spring repairs. Sales, service and installation of garage doors and electric openers. Lowest prices guaranteed. Free Estimates. 616-334-3574. #tfnp

Critter Corner:

Lost: Boxer mix, female, brindle with some white, lost the end of October between Cedar Springs and Sand Lake on Northland Drive. Recently moved and she slipped her collar. Call 616-724-8838. #46

Lost: Female Shih Tzu (Cali) was lost on Wednesday, November 11th in the area of 16 Mile and Algoma. Call 616-262-3624 or 616-696-9220. #46

Lost: Chihuahua, tan, male lost on Monday, October 26th on Solon Rd., between Algoma and Edgerton. Please call 616-696-2672. #44

Free to Good Home: 6 kittens, 1 male , good hunters. 5 cats – 4 fixed. Very friendly and lovable. Call 616-696-1851. #44


Pets of the Week:




Homer– Border Collie/ Saint Bernard Mix

My name is Homer and I am 5 years old. I’m a sweet and shy guy looking for a relaxed and loving home. I enjoy playing with other dogs and people! I have a great and gentle personality, come meet me at Humane Society of West Michigan!



Molly– Female

Domestic Shorthair

I am a sweet 14 year old cat looking for my forever home. I’m looking for a calm and relaxed lifestyle with a great spot for me to cuddle up and get cozy. I love to be pet underneath my chin and behind my ears. Right now senior cats (ages 7 and up) will receive a waived adoption fee AND free distemper booster vaccines for life when adopted before Dec. 31, 2015. Please take me home for the holidays!

NOTICE: Fee waived adoptions for all cats 5 months and older through the end of the year!

For more information on the Humane Society of West Michigan, call (616) 453-8900 or visit them at 3077 Wilson NW,  just ½ mile north of  Three Mile Road during adoption hours or visit www.hswestmi.org.

Adoption Hours:  Sunday and Monday: Closed, Tuesday – Friday: 2pm-7pm, Saturday: 10am-4pm