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Youth wrestlers head to state finals What’s “bugging” you in our streams? New hope for kids battling kidney disease Raising of America  Chiropractor building demolished Solon votes to tear down barn Catholic Church breaks ground on addition The Post travels to the Bahamas Crocuses are blooming ICCF home in need of volunteers 5th Grader is Awarded in Rotary Essay Contest
 
Youth wrestlers head to state finals

Youth wrestlers head to state finals

Over 600 youth wrestlers competed at the 2015 MYWAY Western Regional held at Lowell High School on March 13 and 14, 2015. Cedar Springs Youth Wrestling Club sent 33 wrestlers to compete for the top four spots in each age group and weight class in hopes of advancing to the MYWAY State finals which will be held this weekend

Youth wrestlers head to state finals
What’s “bugging” you in our streams?

What’s “bugging” you in our streams?

In many cases we think bugs are a nuisance, but bugs in a stream can be very useful. Stream insects are a good measure of water quality.

What’s “bugging” you in our streams?
New hope for kids battling kidney disease

New hope for kids battling kidney disease

New hope is on the horizon for children suffering from chronic kidney disease, thanks to the results of a study that, for the first time, identifies some of the factors that can lead to kidney failure.

New hope for kids battling kidney disease
Raising of America 

Raising of America 

We all want what is best for our children. We live in the richest country in the world. So why does child well-being in the U.S. rank 26 out of 29 rich countries?

Raising of America 
Chiropractor building demolished

Chiropractor building demolished

Another building that was built in the 1880s was torn down Wednesday, after being vacant for two years.

Chiropractor building demolished
Solon votes to tear down barn

Solon votes to tear down barn

The Solon Township board voted 4-1 on Tuesday, March 10, to remove the old horse barn, referred to as the Stout barn, which sits behind the Township Hall, at 15185 Algoma Avenue.

Solon votes to tear down barn
Catholic Church breaks ground on addition

Catholic Church breaks ground on addition

Father Lam Le, pastor of Saint John Paul II Church, held a ground breaking and blessing with several parishioners present on Wednesday, March 11.

Catholic Church breaks ground on addition
The Post travels to the Bahamas

The Post travels to the Bahamas

The Post traveled to the Bahamas in early February with Jeremy and Brooke Robinson and their family. “The kids even got to miss a week of school,” said Brooke.

The Post travels to the Bahamas
Crocuses are blooming

Crocuses are blooming

The warm weather we had over the weekend and Monday has tricked a few flowers into blooming. Mary Lou Fuller, of Solon Township, took this photo of crocuses blooming in her yard.

Crocuses are blooming
ICCF home in need of volunteers

ICCF home in need of volunteers

The lot at 40 E. Maple is once again the site of a family home. The previous home, which had been turned into apartments, was destroyed in a fire five years ago.

ICCF home in need of volunteers
5th Grader is Awarded in Rotary Essay Contest

5th Grader is Awarded in Rotary Essay Contest

One of CTA’s fifth graders has a lot to be proud of; he was one of 280 students from the Cedar Springs area to be picked for the Cedar Springs Rotary Club’s annual essay contest.

5th Grader is Awarded in Rotary Essay Contest

He who has ears

19 March 2015

One autumn afternoon, my twin sister and I were ripping up the soil in my grandmother’s fallow garden. My sister, in her clod-crushing zeal, miscalculated the distance between us and I was summarily whacked on top of the head with a garden hoe. My parents were called and they arrived to whisk me away to […]

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HENDRIK J. SCHRIEVER

HENDRIK J. SCHRIEVER

19 March 2015

Hendrik J. Schriever, 80 of Cedar Springs passed away on Monday, March 16, 2015 and is now resting in the arms of Jesus. He was born August 15, 1934 in Bosward, Netherlands the son of Hendrick and Marie (Brands) Schriever

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DENNIS E. SOSNOWSKI

DENNIS E. SOSNOWSKI

19 March 2015

Dennis E. Sosnowski, 70, of Cedar Springs, was called to his heavenly home on Monday, March 16, 2015. Dennis was born May 23, 1944 in Grand Rapids, Michigan,

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Chargers Own Senior Night, Sweep the Grizzlies

19 March 2015

  The Creative Technologies Academy boys’ and girls’ basketball teams have been known as road warriors, but on February 20th, the Chargers were able to play their one and only “home” game of the season for Senior Night at Grace Bible College. The girls’ team was up first, taking on the Grizzlies of Grattan Academy. […]

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CTA Calendar

19 March 2015

  March 20 Middle School Fun Night: 6-8 pm 27Student Early Release – (2 hours early) K-5 Dismissal at 12:55 pm 6-12 Dismissal at 1:06 pm April 2 Student Showcase: 1 pm 3No School for Students and Staff 6-10No School for Students and Staff – Spring Break 17Student Early Release – (2 hours early) K-5 […]

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Creative Technologies Academy 2nd Trimester Honor Roll 2014-15

19 March 2015

Middle School Honor Roll Last Name, First Name Grade GPA Almy, Cameron 07 3.25 Alverson, McKenzie 06 3.67 Armstrong, Casen 06 3.67 August, Danielle 08 4.00 Buchanan, Anthony 06 3.67 Bucholtz, Kaela 07 3.50 Calkins, Brianne 08 3.53 Crowder, Gillian 06 3.83 Davison, Matthew 08 3.73 Fahling, Gabriela 07 3.25 Felty, Chandler 08 3.00 Fulkerson, […]

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MYWAY wrestlers continue to win

19 March 2015

On Sunday, March 1, Red Hawk youth wrestlers traveled to Allendale high school for the annual Allendale MYWAY western region meet.

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Middle school wrestlers show teamwork

19 March 2015

The Middle School grapplers faced their last two opponents of the season this past week, facing Northview and Comstock Park. Both matches offered some of the best wrestling matches of the season.

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Brewery to begin site work

Brewery to begin site work

19 March 2015

Residents who have anxiously waited for construction to begin on the new brewery and restaurant at the corner of Main and Maple Streets will soon have something to cheer about. According to David Ringler, owner of the Cedar Springs Brewing Company, site work will begin at 94 N. Main in the next two to three […]

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Amish Warehouse to close

19 March 2015

The Amish Warehouse Furniture and Gifts, 141 South Main, in Cedar Springs, will be going out of business. Bob and Betty Truesdale, owners of the business for 24 years, have decided to retire and sell their shop

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