SOUTH HAVEN | Glenda Owens described herself as a rather quiet, withdrawn and uninvolved person a few decades ago.
PORTAGE | Portage Township School Board President Glenda Owens' voice crackled at the start of Monday's meeting as she asked for a moment of silence in honor of those killed Friday at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newton, Conn.
PORTAGE | Three Portage Township residents are vying this fall for the 3rd District seat on the School Board.
PORTAGE | Portage Township Schools officials are looking to spend less in 2013.
PORTAGE | Portage Township Schools will not open enrollment to nonresident students.
PORTAGE | The Portage Township School Board will maintain its membership with the National School Board Association after some members had doubts about its worth.
PORTAGE | On the surface, it may seem simple.
PORTAGE | E. Ric Frataccia, Portage Township Schools' associate superintendent, will steer the district as the interim superintendent.
PORTAGE | Glenda Owens, president of the Portage Township Schools board, said the panel is taking a "thoughtful" approach in choosing its next superintendent.
PORTAGE | Debra Ekdahl will remain the Portage Township School Board's representative on the Portage Park Board despite a request by the mayor that she be replaced.
It's amazing why some people need a special policy. Some things should fall into the category of "profound grasp of the obvious" without having to put them in writing.
PORTAGE | Portage Township School board members will seek a policy change to keep themselves in check before they travel to a conference, workshop or event on school funds.
PORTAGE | A resolution of the issue between Portage Township Schools and the NorthShore Health Center is on the horizon.
PORTAGE | The Portage Township School Board last week authorized seeking another round of bids for the district's property casualty insurance.
PORTAGE | Portage Township School Board members made a pledge last week that they would make an effort to contain their own costs.
PORTAGE | The Portage Township Schools board will seek a policy regarding spending school fundraising money after a controversy last month involving athletic department funds.
PORTAGE | A tie vote Monday has left the Portage Township Schools district paying an additional $169,000 for insurance this year.
SOUTH HAVEN | Portage Township Schools Superintendent Mike Berta will retire after the end of the school year.
PORTAGE | There won't be any enhanced sidewalk emblazoned with the Portage High School mascot installed on the east side of the high school.
PORTAGE | The Portage Township School Board remained undecided this week on whether to spend addition funds to install specially designed crosswalks with the district's mascot.
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