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Three car crash sends teen to hospital The Post travels to Iceland Officials warn of deadly drug Red Hawks rock homecoming game Kids find success in annual Youth Hunt Welcome Back Chargers The Alchemist Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup of year starts Saturday
 
Three car crash sends teen to hospital

Three car crash sends teen to hospital

A three-car crash at the corner of 17 Mile and White Creek sent a young teen to the hospital last week.

Three car crash sends teen to hospital
The Post travels to Iceland

The Post travels to Iceland

Leslie Anne Wood, of Oakfield Township, took the Post along with her on a summer trip to Iceland, Denmark, and Norway.

The Post travels to Iceland
Officials warn of deadly drug

Officials warn of deadly drug

The Kent County Sheriff Department is warning people about a deadly new drug turning up in Kent County.

Officials warn of deadly drug
Red Hawks rock homecoming game

Red Hawks rock homecoming game

The Cedar Springs Red Hawks took on the Northview’s Wildcats for their fourth game of the season, the first in their own stadium this season, and also the school’s homecoming game.

Red Hawks rock homecoming game
Kids find success in annual Youth Hunt

Kids find success in annual Youth Hunt

Last weekend, September 17-18, was the annual Youth Hunt here in Michigan. At least three area youth bagged a deer last weekend, all for the first time.

Kids find success in annual Youth Hunt
Welcome Back Chargers

Welcome Back Chargers

WOW! We have started another year at Creative Technologies Academy Elementary, we love having so many fresh, new faces in our halls along with the many returning faces!

Welcome Back Chargers
The Alchemist

The Alchemist

Last Monday, September 12, residents enjoyed the Readers Theatre put on by Actors del Arte at the Cedar Springs Public Library. The group presented Paulo Coehlo’s book, “The Alchemist.”

The Alchemist
Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup of year starts Saturday

Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup of year starts Saturday

It’s that time again: a chill is in the air, leaves are beginning to turn, and crews are getting ready for the year’s last Adopt-A-Highway pickup along state roadways.

Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup of year starts Saturday

Why this Democrat wants a strong Republican Party 

16 September 2016

  By Lee H. Hamilton I’ve been a Democrat all my life. I believe in the party’s values, I’m pleased when its candidates win elections, and I’m persuaded the country is better off when Democratic ideas get a fair shake in the public arena. But none of this means that I favor a weak Republican […]

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Good Old Days

16 September 2016

  Grandpa was always going on about the good old days, and the lower cost of living, in particular. “When I was a kid,” he told me, “my mom could send me to the store, and I’d get a salami, two pints of milk, 6 oranges, 2 loaves of bread, a magazine, and some new […]

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Hometown Happenings

16 September 2016

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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Humane Society of West Michigan hosts Bark in the Dark

16 September 2016

  Glow-in-the-dark 5K & 1 Mile fun run/walk to benefit the animals at Humane Society of West Michigan In the past year, more than 3,550 animals found new homes through the efforts of the Humane Society of West Michigan (HSWM). To continue serving the community and homeless animals, HSWM will host its fourth annual Bark […]

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Cast chosen for Community Players comedy The Foreigner

16 September 2016

  by Sue Harrison Rehearsals are underway for the Cedar Springs Community Players fall comedy, The Foreigner by Larry Shue. Blocking is completed and actors are working on learning lines and creating a believable character role. This is the 76th show by the Cedar Springs Community Players in the 45 years of producing plays and […]

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Plan today to generate profits tomorrow

16 September 2016

Ask SCORE   A business plan is an indispensable management and operating tool for using your time, capital and energy the most effectively. This plan of action for building a successful small business examines the environment in which you expect your business to operate, including potential problems, cyclical trends and opportunities. If you plan to […]

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Tips to save money and time running your small business

Tips to save money and time running your small business

16 September 2016

(StatePoint) Being at the helm of a small business can be overwhelming. Whether you’re already your own boss or are thinking of making the leap, these tips from small business owners can help you get organized and boost productivity. Make it Official “If you’re thinking of starting a business, the simple act of making business […]

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Soccer team pulls out victory as ONE

Soccer team pulls out victory as ONE

16 September 2016

Being part of a team means sacrificing yourself for what is best for those around you. This year, the Cedar Springs boys soccer program is finding out what that means on and off the field. The idea of coming together as ONE has meant more to these players than ever before. After their teammate #1, […]

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Be the referee: Concussions 

16 September 2016

  By Mark Uyl, Asst. Director, MHSAA In all contact sports, the biggest issue of the day continues to be concussions. Game officials play a vital role in keeping athletes safe on the field, court, ice and mat. While officials are never placed in the position to diagnose a possible concussion, the officials can often […]

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Rocket Football

Rocket Football

16 September 2016

  Rocket Football for grades 3-6 is back! Listed below are the games for next week Saturday, September 24.  Home games are at Skinner Field.

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