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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
Artists, Authors & You!

Artists, Authors & You!

29 June 2017

By Claudia Mabie There are many fun and wonderful things for you at the new Cedar Springs Library! Artists, Authors & You! debuted at the Grand Opening. It brings an ever-changing art exhibit to the beautiful fireplace area. Two local artists who premiered this program are Alice Norton-Powell and Tim Hindenach. The piece on display […]

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LifeWalk

LifeWalk

29 June 2017

By Judy Reed For the first time in 22 years, Alpha Family Center of Cedar Springs had to cancel their LifeWalk, scheduled for June 17, due to inclement weather. But that didn’t stop the team from holding the event that is their biggest fundraiser. “Thanks to Alpha Family Center’s Board President Sharline Winell’s quick thinking […]

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Simple tips before hitting the road this summer

Simple tips before hitting the road this summer

29 June 2017

As thousands of Americans begin to plan their summer travels, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) cautions all those who plan to travel by car to think safety first to ensure a safe trip for them and their families. Prevention and planning takes a little time, but it will give you the added comfort […]

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Dust baths

Dust baths

29 June 2017

  By Ranger Steve Mueller The drama outside our window provides unending fascination. Deer blinds are primarily used during hunting season but consider sitting in a blind throughout the year. My friends are more patient when it comes to blind use for observing nature niches. My friend, Don Wollander, would spend the day in a […]

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ROWENA JOY SMITH

29 June 2017

Rowena Joy Smith, age 62, of Cedar Springs, went home to be with her heavenly father on June 27, 2017 surrounded by her family.

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Rev. Kim DeLong appointed to Courtland-Oakfield United Methodist Church

Rev. Kim DeLong appointed to Courtland-Oakfield United Methodist Church

29 June 2017

The Rev. Kim DeLong and the Courtland-Oakfield United Methodist Church have a common denominator in that they are both familiar with change

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Honesty

29 June 2017

Rev. Chadrick Brown  Solon Center Wesleyan Church 15671 Algoma Ave NE Cedar Springs, MI 49319   When my wife and I meet, she had long, beautiful, blonde hair. I loved her hair. It is what initially attracted me to her. She kept her hair long and blonde until we had our first child and then off […]

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BOB W. ROSENBERGER

29 June 2017

Bob W. Rosenberger Sr., 78 of Cedar Springs, died Thursday, June 22, 2017 at his home. He was born August 2, 1938 in Sparta, Michigan the son of Jacob and Dorothy (Call) Rosenberger.

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Thank you

29 June 2017

Arlene Myers wishes to say thank you for her 90th Birthday Party on June 17th at Ensley Township Hall. Thank you for the many well-wishers, cards and gifts. It added to all the good memories.

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The detective goes camping

29 June 2017

  Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson were going camping. They pitched their tent under the stars and went to sleep. Sometime in the middle of the night Holmes woke Watson up and said: “Watson, look up at the sky, and tell me what you see.” Watson replied: “I see millions and millions of stars.” Holmes […]

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