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Tree lighting brings holiday spirit downtown Ten-foot wooden horse spotted downtown The Post travels to Austria Sheriff Department introduces new K9 Pop Up Wintertime Fun Watching like a hawk Middle School cheer brings home a victory Grieving in the Internet Age
 
Tree lighting brings holiday spirit downtown

Tree lighting brings holiday spirit downtown

The annual “Mingle with Kris Kringle” in downtown Cedar Springs gets a little bigger every year, and is starting to become a tradition for families in the community.

Tree lighting brings holiday spirit downtown
Ten-foot wooden horse spotted downtown

Ten-foot wooden horse spotted downtown

If you drove by the corner of Main and Elm Street last Friday, December 5, and thought you saw a 10-foot tall wooden horse, it wasn’t your imagination. The carved wooden horse is a mascot of the “Citizen Cavalry,” rallying against any attempt by state legislators to alter the term limits voters enacted in 1992. […]

Ten-foot wooden horse spotted downtown
The Post travels to Austria

The Post travels to Austria

Dave and Kelley Ringler, who plan to open the Cedar Springs Brewing Company next spring, recently visited Austria and Bavaria and took along a Post. Here Dave is shown in Salzburg, Austria at Kapitelplatz. Note the statue of a man standing on a large golden sphere behind Dave, and a larger than life real chessboard […]

The Post travels to Austria
Sheriff Department introduces new K9

Sheriff Department introduces new K9

There is a new member of the Kent County Sheriff Department—one with four legs instead of two. K9 Sabre, a new patrol dog, was introduced to the community Wednesday.

Sheriff Department introduces new K9
Pop Up Wintertime Fun

Pop Up Wintertime Fun

Often defined as a time of quiet hibernation, winter is, in fact, one of the busiest times of the year. Consider the numerous celebratory occasions that begin with the harvest and continue on through the holidays and beyond...

Pop Up Wintertime Fun
Watching like a hawk

Watching like a hawk

Mike DeGroot, of Solon Township, sent us this photo of a bird he saw in his backyard recently. “I spotted this bird closely watching over my squirrel feeder in my backyard on White Creek Avenue,” he wrote.

Watching like a hawk
Middle School cheer brings home a victory

Middle School cheer brings home a victory

Competitive Cheer season is here! The Cedar Springs Middle School program has two teams representing them for the 2014-2015 Season.

Middle School cheer brings home a victory
Grieving in the Internet Age

Grieving in the Internet Age

Charlie Waller loved trick-or-treating, pirates, his kindergarten class at Marble Elementary, his sister, Esther, and so much more during his all-too-brief life.

Grieving in the Internet Age
Holiday Treats to Impress

Holiday Treats to Impress

05 December 2014

When planning a holiday menu, two of the most important elements to consider are cocktails and dessert, of course. Consider a twist on two seasonal staples: eggnog and pie. With a little extra effort, and a pinch of pizzazz, these holiday treats go from mainstream to memorable.

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Fine Arts Holiday Concerts

05 December 2014

12/4 Middle School Band Concert  - High School Auditorium 7:30pm 12/9 6-8th Grade Choir Concert  - High School Auditorium 7:00pm 12/11 High School Band & Choir Concert – High School Auditorium 7:30pm 12/13 Cedar View Chorus – Kent Theatre Community Holiday Concert  3:00pm    

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Athletic College Letters of Intent

Athletic College Letters of Intent

05 December 2014

Mackenzie Weiler – Michigan State University Brad Brechting – Oakland University Austin Sargent – Eastern Michigan University

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All Conference Athletes Fall 2014

05 December 2014

  Girls Cross Country Mackenzie Weiler All Conference Shanyne Mann All Conference Ellie Ovokaitys All Conference Hannah Heintzelman All Conference Tara Tepin Honorable Mention Myla Umphrey Honorable Mention Boys Cross Country Austin Sargent All Conference Justin Jones All Conference Brandon Harthorn Honorable Mention Girls Golf Breanna White All Conference Conner White Honorable Mention Boys Tennis […]

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Cedar Springs Athletic Boosters – Athletes of the Month

Cedar Springs Athletic Boosters – Athletes of the Month

05 December 2014

Plummer, Schut, and French, named Cedar Springs Athletic Boosters Student Athletes for November.

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November 10 Board of Education Meeting Math & Writing Presentations by Cedar Trails Students

November 10 Board of Education Meeting Math & Writing Presentations by Cedar Trails Students

05 December 2014

Cedar Trails students and parents poured into the November 10 Board of Education Meeting with their teachers to share all their great work with Math and Writing Samples with the Board of Education members.  It was a great evening for all.  It was very inspiring to see these young students excited about learning.  

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Math Night at Cedar View on November 6

Math Night at Cedar View on November 6

05 December 2014

Over 330 parents, students and teachers were in attendance of the Cedar View Math Night on November 6.  Breakout groups were held to discuss Math Curriculum, support at home and answer any questions.  Thank you to the Cedar View PTO for providing pizza.  

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Winter Break 

04 December 2014

December 22 – January 2 Kids return to school January 5

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School Closings and Delays

04 December 2014

  Occasionally, adverse weather conditions or other emergency situations may make it necessary to cancel school, delay the start of school, cancel evening activities or run buses on main/paved roads only. When these situations occur, notice will be communicated to WOOD TV 8, WXMI TV 17, and WZZM TV 13 through the Grand Rapids Area Information Line (GRAIL) to […]

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Donuts with Dad

Donuts with Dad

04 December 2014

Donuts with Dad at Beach Elementary on November 13. What a great turnout! Thanks PTO for the great donuts!

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