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Going, going…gone! 75 acts of kind hands Post travels to Curacao Winners of Red Flannel Art Review What You Should Know for the 2014-2015 Influenza Season Checklist for Fall Garden and Landscape Care Online resource for new drivers 
 
Going, going…gone!

Going, going…gone!

By Judy Reed   The building at 95 N. Main—almost as old as the town of Cedar Springs—made way for a new chapter of history to begin at the corner of Main and Maple Streets. Built in 1890, it housed a flourmill and was used for hay storage. Later it housed several grocery stores, including […]

Going, going…gone!
75 acts of kind hands

75 acts of kind hands

This year’s Red Flannel theme is “75 years of volunteers.” Kindergarten teacher Rhonda Bellamy decided to take that theme and tie into what her students were learning.

75 acts of kind hands
Post travels to Curacao

Post travels to Curacao

Tracy Merlington, of Pierson, and Angela LaBay, of Cedar Springs, went on a Best Friends Forever Cruise of a lifetime encore last spring.

Post travels to Curacao
Winners of Red Flannel Art Review

Winners of Red Flannel Art Review

The winners were announced Tuesday, September 23, of the 2014 Red Flannel Art Review.

Winners of Red Flannel Art Review
What You Should Know for the 2014-2015 Influenza Season

What You Should Know for the 2014-2015 Influenza Season

From the CDC   When will flu activity begin and when will it peak? The timing of flu is very unpredictable and can vary from season to season. Flu activity most commonly peaks in the U.S. between December and February. However, seasonal flu activity can begin as early as October and continue to occur as […]

What You Should Know for the 2014-2015 Influenza Season
Checklist for Fall Garden and Landscape Care

Checklist for Fall Garden and Landscape Care

You can see and feel the change of seasons. Fall color is starting to appear, pansies, mums and asters are in the garden center and your thoughts are turning to preparing your landscape for winter.

Checklist for Fall Garden and Landscape Care
Online resource for new drivers 

Online resource for new drivers 

(NAPS)—Most young people look forward to the day they get their driver’s license, but they should know that with the newfound freedom also comes the responsibility of caring for their car. To help new drivers become more comfortable with the auto service and repair process, the Car Care Council, the source of information for the […]

Online resource for new drivers 

BONNIE J. ROWLAND

26 September 2014

One year ago, you left us, but you will never be forgotten. The heart always remembers loving and being loved.   We miss you Mom & Grandma Your loving family

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Memorial Service For BRUCE SMITH

26 September 2014

  A Memorial Service for Bruce Smith will be held on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 2 pm to 5 pm at his home, 15173 Stout Ave., Cedar Springs.  

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MARGUERITE L. FIFIELD

MARGUERITE L. FIFIELD

26 September 2014

    Marguerite L. Fifield 93 of Pierson, died Friday, September 19, 2014 at Spectrum Health United Memorial Campus, Greenville. Mrs. Fifield was born March 1, 1921 in Sand Lake, Michigan the daughter of Robert and Esther (Anderson) Flintoff. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold in 1986; daughter-in-law, Mary; and grandson, Wayne. […]

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JAMESON ROY MATHER

26 September 2014

    Jameson Roy Mather was born on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 12:20 pm to parents Sean and Stephanie Mather (Mentzer). He weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long. Jameson went to be with his heavenly Father at 12:45 pm the same day. Jameson has given us a lifetime of love […]

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ARROW DANFORD PETERS

26 September 2014

    Arrow Danford Peters, 94, of Brunswick, Missouri died on September 18, 2014 at the Brunswick Nursing Home. Graveside services will be held at Elliott Grove Cemetery, Brunswick, Missouri,  Monday, September 22, 2014 at 1:30 P.M. Reverend Jonathan Rice and Reverend Bill Gamber officiating. He was born on May 6, 1920 at Laingsburg, Michigan, […]

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The Pearl of great price

26 September 2014

John Steinbeck’s literary genus is well known, but not many have read his penetrating little book called The Pearl. Steinbeck’s story begins with a poor Mexican pearl diver named Kino. He happily ekes out a living for his wife and son with a little canoe and a thatch hut on the beach. When Kino’s child […]

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President and Congress should work together on military intervention 

26 September 2014

In his speech last week outlining his plans to use military force against the jihadists of the Islamic State, President Obama gave Congress only passing mention. “I have the authority to address the threat from ISIL,” he said. “But I believe we are strongest as a nation when the president and Congress work together.”

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Railroading

26 September 2014

The Cedar Springs Post welcomes letters of up to 350 words. The subject should be relevant to local readers, and the editor reserves the right to reject letters or edit for clarity, length, good taste, accuracy, and liability concerns. All submissions MUST be accompanied by full name, mailing address and daytime phone number. We use […]

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Where to get a flu shot

26 September 2014

    The Kent County Health Department offers four locations: Fuller – 700 Fuller Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 North County – 4388 14 Mile Rd NE, Rockford, MI 49341 Sheldon – 121 Franklin SE, Ste. 130, Grand Rapids, MI 49507 South – 4700 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Kentwood, MI 49508 Call (616) 632-7200 weekdays […]

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MDA offers flu Shots to those affected by muscle disease

26 September 2014

  MDA’s online Flu Season Resource Center helps families prepare The Muscular Dystrophy Association is offering assistance with the cost of flu vaccines for individuals affected by muscle disease, including muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and other neuromuscular diseases. MDA offers this service annually for adults and children living with muscle disease who, because […]

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