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Fire burns Harvard home Cedar Trails principal resigns Chamber to hold auditions for Renaissance royalty Are your car seat fears founded? Red Hawk cheer finishes season at districts Nutrition choices made easy in the grocery aisle
 
Fire burns Harvard home

Fire burns Harvard home

The Oakfield Fire Department and four other departments battled both the elements and a structure fire Tuesday morning in the 13000 block of Harvard Avenue NE.

Fire burns Harvard home
Cedar Trails principal resigns

Cedar Trails principal resigns

The Cedar Springs Board of Education approved a resolution Monday evening to enter into a separation agreement with longtime Cedar Trails Elementary principal Jennifer Harper.

Cedar Trails principal resigns
Chamber to hold auditions for Renaissance royalty

Chamber to hold auditions for Renaissance royalty

The Cedar Springs Area Chamber of Commerce is planning their second annual Renaissance-themed summer celebration to kick off the summer during the second week of June.

Chamber to hold auditions for Renaissance royalty
Are your car seat fears founded?

Are your car seat fears founded?

Driving your newborn home from the hospital is when you know your life has changed. Car safety before kids is relatively simple, but after your first child is born, it becomes more complicated, especially when it comes to proper car seat installation.

Are your car seat fears founded?
Red Hawk cheer finishes season at districts

Red Hawk cheer finishes season at districts

Cedar Springs Varsity Cheer traveled to Mona Shores this past weekend for the 2015 District Finals, with 14 schools competing for the Championship Title. Changes were made this week and three Junior Varsity teammates were brought up to compete in the Varsity Rounds.

Red Hawk cheer finishes season at districts
Nutrition choices made easy in the grocery aisle

Nutrition choices made easy in the grocery aisle

Should you buy eggs instead of cereal? Popcorn in place of pretzels? For consumers seeking “better-for-you” foods at the grocery store, these types of decisions can feel overwhelming, and for some, time-consuming.

Nutrition choices made easy in the grocery aisle

19 February 2015

Chargers Pull Off Stunning Victory Over Ellington The Creative Technoloiges Academy boy’s basketball team had already knocked off Eliington Academy twice this season, but the third time proved to be anything but easy. The Chargers trailed throughout, but never gave up their fight, coming back and winning an overtime thriller, 44-41. The game was not […]

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Lady Chargers Shake off Slow Start, Defeat Aviation

19 February 2015

  Junior Aubrey Slocum has had an up and down season for the Creative Technologies Academy Lady Chargers. She has had multiple games where she has scored double digit points, but has also had to sit out a few games due to two separate ankle injuries. Slocum’s ankle seemed to be good to go Monday […]

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CTA partners with Cedar Springs High School and Cedar Springs Community Players

19 February 2015

Creative Technologies high school students, under the direction of high school teacher, Mrs. Kresta Train, are partnering with students from Cedar Springs High School and the Cedar Springs Community Players to present “No Going Back – An Evening of Extraordinary Circumstances”

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19 February 2015

February 20 Senior/Parent Night – Basketball @ Grace Bible College v. Grattan Academy; Girls – 5:30, Boys – 7:00 24 Basketball @ Grand Valley Armory v. WMLHS; Girls – 5:30, Boys – 7:00 27 Student Early Release – (2 hours early), K-5 Dismissal at 12:55 pm, 6-12 Dismissal at 1:06 pm 27 End of 2nd Trimester March 12 K-12 Student Showcase […]

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Employment Opportunities

19 February 2015

  There are no position openings at CTA at this time. However, the administration invites interested parties to submit a letter of interest and resume for the following positions that may become available for the 2015-16 school year: • K-12 music teacher (please include letter of interest, resume, and copy of teacher certification) • Certified […]

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Cedar Springs Public Schools 1st Semester Honor roll 2014-2015

19 February 2015

The Cedar Springs Public Schools Honor Rolls for Middle School, High School, and New Beginnings Alternative HS are now available to download.

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With the budget, the President calls the shots

19 February 2015

  By Lee H. Hamilton It may not be obvious from the news coverage, but a good bit of Congress’s 2015 agenda just landed on Capitol Hill with a thud. I mean this literally. The federal budget that President Obama recently submitted runs to 2,000 pages. This is the most important government document produced each […]

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One act plays at the Kent 

19 February 2015

  The Cedar Springs Community Players are teaming up with two local high schools to bring a program of one-act plays to the Kent Theatre February 26 through March 1. Their winter production, called “No Going Back – An Evening of Extraordinary Circumstances,” will feature one-act plays from Cedar Springs High School, Creative Technologies Academy, […]

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Discount travel

19 February 2015

  Three engineers and three accountants are traveling by train to a conference. At the station, the three accountants each buy tickets and watch as the three engineers buy only a single ticket. “How are three people going to travel on only one ticket?” asks an accountant. “Watch and you’ll see,” answers an engineer. They […]

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Hometown Happenings

19 February 2015

Hometown Happenings articles are a community service for non-profit agencies only. Due to popular demand for placement in this section, we can no longer run all articles. Deadline for articles is Monday at 5 p.m. This is not guaranteed space. Articles will run as space allows. Guaranteed placement is $10, certain restrictions may apply. You […]

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