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If you're worried about the conclusion of summer, the Sangria Shop has a cool, fruity option to prolong the season: Sangria Slushies.
A Dodge Charger carrying at least two people authorities suspect of swiping a computer from WalMart led police on a pursuit along eastbound I-94 that reached speeds of more than 100 mph Monday morning.
Just as a car can mean freedom for 16-year-olds, so can a bicycle for children half their age.
PORTAGE Portage Public Safety is looking for a teenager who fled an officer early Saturday after he was searched and a double-bladed knife was found in his pocket.
Survivors include her husband Irvin; two daughters, Rhonda Brown, Bama, N.C., and Sevilla Rhoades, Plymouth; three sons, John Michael Jacobs, Schoolcraft, Mich., Bradley Jacobs, Wyoming, and Randy Jacobs, Three Rivers, Mich.; and two sisters, Wanda Montz, Portage, Mich., and Susie Walters, Missouri.
As 23-year-old Jeffrey Moore pedaled his Trek touring bike north on 9th Street in Oshtemo Township on Friday afternoon, fire and rescue vehicles escorted him through rush-hour traffic as he made his way to Oshtemo Township Fire House No.
Portage Department of Public Safety is seeking a suspect who ran away from an office early Saturday as he was about to be arrested for carrying a concealed weapon.
Area runners can tackle three trail and cross-country courses in the Greater Kalamazoo Fall Trail Run Series happening in October and November.
A new Michigan law requires all schools in the state to have emergency auto-injectable epinephrine available to handle all severe and life-threatening allergic reactions of students.
It seems likely a single suspect is responsible for a "couple dozen" bottles of tampered vitamins found at Meijer stores in Kalamazoo County, said Detective Dereck Hess of the Portage Department of Public Safety.
Portage Police say a suspect placed candy, walnuts and cat food in the containers, resealed them and returned them to the store.
Managing general agency and surplus lines broker, J.M., Wilson has added Samantha Johnston as assistant property/casualty underwriter in its Portage, Mich., office.
It wasn't a tuba player or the band leader. The missing piece was next door at 8111 S. Westnedge Ave. where the building housing the former Portage Public Schools Administration Building and the district's first high school once stood.
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 05:31 am
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