Portage http://wmuk.org en Air Zoo Wants Kids to Wonder at Science http://wmuk.org/post/air-zoo-wants-kids-wonder-science <p></p><p></p><p>Portage’s <a href="http://www.airzoo.org/index.php">Air Zoo</a> invites people of all ages to marvel at its collection of remarkable flying machines. Fri, 16 May 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 14368 at http://wmuk.org Air Zoo Wants Kids to Wonder at Science Trading cards to help save Portage historic sites http://wmuk.org/post/trading-cards-help-save-portage-historic-sites <p>When we think of trading cards, our minds might automatically go to things like Pokemon or Yu-Gi-Oh. But for the City of Portage’s <a href="http://www.portagemi.gov/AnniversaryCelebration.aspx">50th anniversary</a>, the <a href="http://www.portagemi.gov/Boards-and-Commissions/historicdistrictcommission.aspx">Portage Historic District Commission</a> is launching a very different set of cards.</p><p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 18:47:49 +0000 Jasmine Espy 10942 at http://wmuk.org Trading cards to help save Portage historic sites City candidates file for November election http://wmuk.org/post/city-candidates-file-november-election <p>There will be 15 names on the ballot for Kalamazoo City Commission this fall. Tuesday was the deadline for candidates to file papers for the November General Election. The candidates that met that deadline include all but one of the seven members of the current commission. The exception is Vice-Mayor Hannah McKinney who announced earlier that she would not seek another term.</p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 11:10:01 +0000 Andrew Robins 7882 at http://wmuk.org City candidates file for November election Portage & K Township win big fire grants http://wmuk.org/post/portage-k-township-win-big-fire-grants <p>Fire departments in Portage and Kalamazoo Township have won big federal grants. They were announced Thursday by Michigan’s two U.S. senators.</p><p>Democrats Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow say Portage will get nearly $634,000 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Kalamazoo Township will receive nearly $56,000.</p><p>The money can be used for training, equipment, and supplies.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 17:38:41 +0000 Andrew Robins 3830 at http://wmuk.org Portage & K Township win big fire grants