PORTAGE | Monnier Street between Mulberry and Stone avenues will be closed beginning Friday morning through the end of the month to install a water main.
PORTAGE | The City Council on Tuesday approved new measures for the licensing of residents' dogs and cats.
High-hanging equipment stolen
PORTAGE | Police believe two men tried to get prescription-strength cough medicine to create a drink known as "syzurp," the street name for a beverage made from the medicine mixed with a soft drink.
PORTAGE | A Chicago Heights man was arrested early Sunday morning after a passenger in his car called police.
PORTAGE | A Portage man was arrested late Sunday night after he pulled a gun on a man and that man's child during an argument, police said.
PORTAGE | The Portage Economic Development Corp. reached out across the country and worked to better prepare students for the future this past year.
PORTAGE | Portage officials are continuing to look at how they license businesses throughout the city without causing hardships to either the businesses or city employees.
PORTAGE | CSX will be closing Portage Avenue at the CSX railroad tracks starting Monday. The road will remain closed until Dec. 11.
PORTAGE | The Portage Police Department Merit Board will hold an executive session at 7:30 p.m. Monday at City Hall, 6070 Central Ave. to discuss officer discipline.
PORTAGE | Christmas comes to Portage next weekend, with three events geared to get families in the holiday spirit.
A single vehicle crash on Interstate 65 Saturday evening sent two people to the hospital.
PORTAGE | The city is moving forward with plans to develop a portion of the property it owns just south of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk.
Everybody needs a buddy sometimes.
PORTAGE | More than five years after her death, Rachel Reed is still inspiring hope.
PORTAGE | The Board of Works this week approved the purchase of new emergency medical services software that will improve patient charting.
PORTAGE | Portage firefighters ratified their new contract this week with a vote of 36 to 3.
PORTAGE | While it wasn't your traditional family gathering, the workers at Portage City Hall are a family of sorts.
UNION TOWNSHIP | A fire that destroyed a home at 336 N. County Road 625 West here Tuesday night remains under investigation.
PORTAGE | A pharmacy technician at a local drugstore was arrested Tuesday morning after police said she admitted stealing about 4,000 hydrocodone pills for her own use.
PORTAGE | Police are looking for a suspect in the armed robbery Sunday morning of the Quick-Step Outdoors bait shop.
PORTAGE | A Portage man was arrested Monday afternoon after allegedly hitting two men in separate incidents.
PORTAGE | Portage Township Schools will deal with a near $1 million loss in state revenue due to a drop in enrollment.
PORTAGE | Reconstructing the County Line Road and Central Avenue intersection likely will begin next year.
PORTAGE | Getting the word out when there is an emergency to a city of some 36,000 isn't easy.
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