Portage Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Portage approves park improvements, including Eliason paved trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | MLive.com

    The new Eliason Nature Reserve will have its 1A1 2-mile trail paved from Osterhout Avenue to Portage Industrial Drive and Lakeview and Schrier parks will be getting new playgrounds. The Eliason trail, known as the South Central Portage Bikeway, is a $627,000 project, of which $375,000 comes from the federal Transportation Alternatives Program and the remaining funds from the city.

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  2. Portage honors Betty Lee Ongley for her 90th birthday, decades of community serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | MLive.com

    Portage's only woman mayor and possibly the Kalamazoo area's busiest community activist then got a call from Portage City Hall that her presence would be needed on a bitterly cold Tuesday night. In a brief but heartfelt event, the Portage City Council and Mayor Pete Strazdas presented Ongley with a proclamation paying respects for her 90th birthday and honored her for "selflessly" giving the community "her talents, her friendship and her dedication throughout her incredibly active civic life for over 60 years..." "I was just very pleased when called and said this would happen," Ongley said after receiving the proclamation from Strazdas.

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  3. Kalamazoo Teen Charged In Paw Paw Womana s DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... He hit a vehicle driven by 33-year-old Crystal Norton while going about 80 miles an hour on Oakland Drive in Portage, and her brother, Charles, wants Mills prosecuted to the fullest extent. "No sympathy given for him," he said, adding Mills didn't ...

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  4. Portage schools begins planning process for $144 million construction projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | MLive.com

    A team of principals, parents, administrators, staff, architects and others will spend the next three months shaping the final plans for the Portage Public Schools' $144 million construction project. Portage schools Superintendent Mark Bielang outlined the bond implementation organizational structure to the board Monday that shows bonds being sold possibly in early May and construction bids likely in November or December.

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  5. Names released from deadly high speed chase in PortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A Kalamazoo teen has been formally charged with two felonies for causing a weekend crash that killed a woman from Paw Paw. Portage investigators say 33-year old Crystal Norton was pulling on to Oakland Drive as David Mills was closing on her location at about 80-mph, trying to out run officers who were in hot pursuit Saturday night.

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  6. Teen charged after fatal crash following police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... while license was suspended, revoked, or denied, causing death. Both offenses carry maximum 15 year sentences. Portage police say that they spotted Mills fleeing from a Kalamazoo Public Safety officer Saturday night. He allegedly sped through a ...

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  7. ACA Reporting Requirements Will Be Tall OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | HR Magazine

    ... of the subsidiary must be used, Bogard said. Gary Kushner, president and CEO of HR consultancy Kushner & Company in Portage, Mich., said the most common question he hears about the reporting requirements is perplexed benefits professionals asking, ...

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  8. Teen fleeing police slams into another car, killing driverRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    Police on Friday arrested a South Branch Township man who they say was under the influence of alcohol and threatening to harm himself and others with a loaded rifl... MARION - A 30-year-old Marion man is in police custody after he led them on a short vehicle pursuit, followed by a foot chase Friday. A trooper with the Michigan State Po... PORTAGE, Mich.

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  9. Teenager arrested in Portage after police chase that results in a deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Police agencies in the region had been asked to be on the look-out for a car that recently fled from Kalamazoo City Public Safety officers. A Portage Patrol spotted the car on South Westnedge Saturday night at about 9:15 and attempted a traffic stop.

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  10. Third suspect in Lawton, Mattawan and Portage holiday auto burglaries jailed Friday, January 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    A third suspect who police say was involved in a rash of auto larcenies in Lawton, Mattawan and Portage over the holidays is reportedly in custody on an unrelated charge. Two of the suspects, Bradley Brown and Jesus Array, were arrested on Chapel Street in Portage on Christmas.

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  11. 'Cash For Life' Michigan Lottery Ticket Auctioned Off For Over $40kRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | CBS Local

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  12. Financial Aid Night for Kalamazoo-area students and parents set for Jan. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | MLive.com

    A informational forum on financial aid for college will be held 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 11, at the Kalamazoo Regional Educational Services Agency, 1819 E. Milham Ave. in Portage.

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  13. Online auction set for lottery prize that pays $1,000 a monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    PORTAGE, Mich. - An unusual auction in Michigan will turn the top bidder into an instant lottery winner.

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  14. Clock Ticking For Winner Of 'Cash For Life' Lottery AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | CBS Local

    PORTAGE, Mich. - An unusual auction in Michigan will turn the top bidder into an instant lottery winner on Thursday.

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  15. Cottage Inn Pizza opens in Portage, offering lunch buffetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... 10 a.m. to midnight, Sunday-Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday. 269-343-4200. www.cottageinn.com/pizza/portage/ .

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  16. Get outside this weekend for family funRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | WOTV Battle Creek

    ... week, click here to sign up ! Ice Skating Lessons, Rosa Parks Circle in Grand Rapids & Millennium Park Ice Rink in Portage Starting Saturday, January 9 Learn how to skate from expert instructors! $22 for Portage (click link or call 269-329-4522) and ...

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  17. Hearing rescheduled in Portage teacher-student sex case as more evidence surfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | MLive.com

    New computer evidence has surfaced in the case of Corey McNeal, a former Portage Public Schools teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a student, a Kalamazoo County assistant prosecutor said Wednesday.

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  18. Things to do: Warm up with the blues, slip and glide, fret your time awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... visit www.kalamazooarts.org . Wintery weather arrived this week and with it the Winter Recreation Programs through Portage Parks, Recreation & Senior Citizen Services. The department will hold ice skating lessons at Millennium Park on Saturday, Jan. ...

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  19. Kalamazoo County GOP lawmakers rethink votes on 'gag order' election billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... you heard nothing from the district? Worse, it could lead to few people voting, with less information." O'Brien, R-Portage, said that SB 571 started out as a "very mundane bill" on campaign finance, but a last-minute substitution in the House "made ...

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  20. Like your odds? Bankruptcy trustee auctioning lottery prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | WWLP

    A woman has broken through the glass ceiling of a high-flying profession in Zimbabwe: the air force. Ellen Chiweshe, Are you #TeamGreg or #TeamJosh? Watch Crazy Ex-Girlfriend's Santino Fontana and Vincent Rodriguez III go head-to-head on The CWestionator! PORTAGE, Mich.

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