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Portage, Michigan is located in Kalamazoo County. Zip codes in Portage, MI include 49002, 49081, and 49024. The median home price in Portage is $149,000 which is roughly $88/per square foot. More Portage information.

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Peacock Strut on Sept. 13 in Portage will be director Diane Schrock's swan song

When the 30th annual Peacock Strut in Portage welcomes hundreds of runners on Saturday, Sept.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Monster.com

Retail Cosmetics Sales - Beauty Advisor Origins, Part Time: Portage, MI - Macy's The Crossroads Mall

Thank you for your interest in the Retail Cosmetics Sales - Beauty Advisor Origins, Part Time: Portage, MI - Macy's The Crossroads Mall.

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MLive.com

What MEDC found in its 'Secret Shopper' report on Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation has released the report generated by its secret shopper-style evaluation of how Michigan communities respond to business development.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

WMSH-AM Sturgis

Brown Gets 37 1/2 To 75 Years In Locey Murder

Centreville, MI By: Jim Measel - A man who was convicted of second degree murder on July 14th in the killing his boss last fall was sentenced on Friday in Michigan's St. Joseph County.

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MLive.com

Police trying to ID suspect who used stolen credit card at stores in Plainwell, Kalamazoo and Portage

Investigators in Allegan County are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who they say stole a credit card from a car parked at a home near Lake Doster and then used the card at several stores in Plainwell, Kalamazoo and Portage.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Search for credit card scammer in two West Michigan counties

The Allegan County Sheriff's Department released the photo of a man who is suspected of using other people's credit cards to make purchases in at least two West Michigan counties.

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MLive.com

Kalamazoo Humane Society again seeking new home after deal for shared facility falls through

Despite signing off on a purchase agreement for a facility on Sprinkle Road earlier this year, the Kalamazoo Humane Society is again looking for a new home after deciding the building wouldn't meet its needs.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Insurance Journal West

J.M. Wilson Promotes Russell to Accounting Supervisor

Portage, Mich.-based property/casualty MGA and surplus lines broker, J.M. Wilson, has promoted Crystal Russell to accounting operations supervisor.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

MLive.com

Westnedge-Melody intersection to be closed to all traffic Thursday in Portage

The intersection of South Westnedge Avenue and Melody Avenue in Portage will be closed to all traffic most of Thursday for road and other construction.

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Steve Martin's 'Bright Star' musical features two WMU...

A trio of Western Michigan University graduates will star in two major theater productions, including the new musical from Steve Martin.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

MLive.com

Dig In: Taste of Puerto Rico to feature variety of sangria, sangria slushies, pig roast and more

If you're worried about the conclusion of summer, the Sangria Shop has a cool, fruity option to prolong the season: Sangria Slushies.

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MLive.com

Dodge Charger travels at 100 mph on I-94 to elude Portage police

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.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

High-speed chase after reported shoplifting at Walmart

A suspected shoplifter led police on a high-speed chase early Monday morning, at times hitting speeds of more than 100 miles per hour.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

MLive.com

Bicycles can equal freedom and special family time

Just as a car can mean freedom for 16-year-olds, so can a bicycle for children half their age.

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WNWN-FM Battle Creek

Suspect sought in Portage

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.

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MLive.com

Ending violence in Kalamazoo the focus of Walk for Peace

Yvette Newton kneeled down and lit a candle in front of a photograph of her son Jeremy Young near the west end of Florence Street on Kalamazoo 's north side on Saturday night.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

The Rochester Sentinel

Patsy J. Jylland

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.

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Cross-country bicyclist raising money for firefighters makes stop in Kalamazoo area

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.

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Portage police seek man carrying double-edge knife

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.

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MLive.com

Free bike helmets for early birds at Portage bicycle safety fair

A free bike helmet will be provided to the first 100 participating kids who do not have one at a bicycle safety event from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 23 at the Celery Flats, 7328 Garden Lane in Portage.

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