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Cedar Springs Community Library is paid-in-full Possible bear sighting in Cedar Springs Construction begins on new assisted living facility Ruff readers at the library CSBrewery Shoppe Wireless Zone backpack giveaway Invasive red swamp crayfish found in Michigan Scoop up a special treat during ice cream month
 
Cedar Springs Community Library is paid-in-full

Cedar Springs Community Library is paid-in-full

The completion of the new Cedar Springs Community Library was a dream come true, and it came with a lot of hard work on the part of dozens of people. And now, the $1,845,190 project has been officially paid off.

Cedar Springs Community Library is paid-in-full
Possible bear sighting in Cedar Springs

Possible bear sighting in Cedar Springs

By Judy Reed The Post was alerted this week that there was a possible bear sighting early last month at the end of West Street. According to Sally Hoornstra, she saw what she thinks was a mama bear and her cub in a field behind where the Wolverine Skyhawks fly their remote-control airplanes. It was […]

Possible bear sighting in Cedar Springs
Construction begins on new assisted living facility

Construction begins on new assisted living facility

Come spring next year, seniors in Cedar Springs will have another new retirement home ready to be filled.

Construction begins on new assisted living facility
Ruff readers at the library

Ruff readers at the library

Fifteen children read for 15 minutes each to one of two trained therapy dogs on Thursday, July 13, from 11-12 p.m. at the Cedar Springs Community Library. 

Ruff readers at the library
CSBrewery Shoppe

CSBrewery Shoppe

Cedar Springs Brewing Company is now using the retail space next door at 81 N. Main St. that was vacated by Coldbreak Brewing to sell a variety of brewing and wine-making equipment and other supplies.

CSBrewery Shoppe
Wireless Zone backpack giveaway

Wireless Zone backpack giveaway

Cedar Springs Wireless Zone, 4021 17 Mile Rd, is working to alleviate the rising costs of school supplies by giving away 200 backpacks to school children this Sunday, July 23, from 1-4 p.m.

Wireless Zone backpack giveaway
Invasive red swamp crayfish found in Michigan

Invasive red swamp crayfish found in Michigan

The crayfish were found in two different locations… The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently confirmed the presence of invasive red swamp crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) in Sunset Lake in Vicksburg, south of Kalamazoo (Kalamazoo County), and in a retention pond off Haggerty Road in Novi (Oakland County).

Invasive red swamp crayfish found in Michigan
Scoop up a special treat during ice cream month

Scoop up a special treat during ice cream month

Did you know that the average American consumes more than 23 pounds of ice cream per year? Or that vanilla is the best selling flavor?

Scoop up a special treat during ice cream month
Gary Lee Kruger

Gary Lee Kruger

14 July 2017

Gary Lee Kruger age 76 passed away peacefully at his home with his family at his side on Wednesday, July 12, 2017.

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Man dies in rollover crash

Man dies in rollover crash

13 July 2017

A man died in a single car-crash on US-131 in Montcalm County last weekend. According to the Michigan State Police Lakeview Post, the crash occurred on Saturday, July 8, about 7:30 p.m. on US-131, in Reynolds Township.

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Christmas in July

Christmas in July

13 July 2017

Christmas is right around the corner—Christmas in July that is!  The fun starts this Friday, July 14, when the Cedar Springs Area Chamber of Commerce holds a Community Potluck Picnic and Movie in Morley Park.

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City in need of planning commission members

13 July 2017

Do you live in the City of Cedar Springs? Would you like to make a difference in the community? The City of Cedar Springs is looking for additional Planning Commission Members. 

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Stove ventilation fan causes fire

13 July 2017

  By Judy Reed The Cedar Springs Fire Department responded to a call on a stove fire at 280 Ann St., near Metron, at 3:17 p.m., Friday, July 7. According to Cedar Springs Fire Chief Marty Fraser, when they arrived on scene, there were no flames showing. An adult in the home said she got […]

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Woman arrested after car crash at library

Woman arrested after car crash at library

13 July 2017

A 54-year-old Spencer Township woman was arrested an OWI charge this week after her truck struck two other vehicles in Library/Fire Department parking lot. 

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God sightings

13 July 2017

Pastor Darryl Miller Sand Lake/South Ensley United Methodist churches  616-636-5659   Matthew 5:8: “Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God” (KJV). Several years ago, we began to use a certain publisher’s vacation bible school material. One of the things we did every day was to share “God sightings”—times that we experienced the […]

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HERBERT T. WELCH

13 July 2017

July 27, 1930 – July 9, 2012 In loving memory of our father and grandfather, who passed away 5 years ago. We will always remember the happiness and fun times you brought to our lives. Love,  Mike, Sarah and Terry, Jane and Nick, Jenna, Brian, Luke, Jake, and Molly

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ALTON & IRENE WHITE

13 July 2017

  In loving memory of our dear father, Alton White, who passed away 52 years ago, June 14, 1965 and our dear mother, Irene White, who passed away July 10, 1975, 42 years ago. We cannot bring back the good old days. Your hand we cannot touch. But we will never lose the memories, of […]

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PETER NAFFZIGER

13 July 2017

  In loving memory of our dear father, Peter Naffziger, who passed away 51 years ago, July 5, 1966. Fifty one years have passed since that sad day. The one we loved was called away. God took you home, it was His will. But in our hearts, he liveth still. Sadly missed by  Children and […]

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