PORTAGE | Mackenzie Barcelli said she had no idea her hometown was also the hometown to industry that produced everything from bulletproof armor to machines for Build-a-Bear.
PORTAGE | A glitch in the posting of a list of 2012 vendors on the city's website inadvertently included personal information, including Social Security numbers, of about 125 people.
PORTAGE | The City Council on Tuesday held a first reading on changes in the Police Department's clerk staffing.
PORTAGE | The City Council will consider resetting the tax rate for the cumulative capital development fund.
PORTAGE | The City Council's Budget Committee on Monday reviewed the costs of switching over employee health insurance programs prior to voting on several measures at tonight's regular Portage City Council meeting.
PORTAGE | The Portage City Council on Tuesday took the first steps in changing what health insurance will look like for city employees.
PORTAGE | The city of Portage ended 2012 in the black in all but one account.
PORTAGE | Reigning in health insurance costs has been a priority for the city.
PORTAGE | The city is looking to save just over $300,000 in health care costs next year.
PORTAGE | A change in city personnel policy four years ago has come back to bite officials as they wrangle over what to do about vacations for department supervisors.
PORTAGE | City officials are keeping their fingers crossed that no significant emergency happens between now and the end of the year.
PORTAGE | The City Council will review potential changes to Portage's ethics ordinance.
PORTAGE | Mayor James Snyder is coming under fire for a recent trip to Florida during which he stayed in the Sunshine State home of a Portage businessman.
PORTAGE | It was expected Portage city employees would receive pay increases in 2013, but that didn't happen Tuesday night.
PORTAGE | The City Council Ordinance Committee on Wednesday agreed to a proposal to redraw council district boundaries.
PORTAGE | The City Council on Tuesday didn't say a word about member John Cannon's proposal to limit terms on elected city officials.
PORTAGE | Portage Fire Chief Tom Fieffer told officials this week that the city's computer system is a "roll of the dice every day."
PORTAGE | The city will use up to $1.7 million of Redevelopment Commission funds to balance its books this year.
PORTAGE | When your puppy ends up in the pokey over the weekend, he'll no longer have to wait until Monday morning to be retrieved.
PORTAGE | The City Council narrowly approved a contract this week with Firefighters Local 3151.
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