Berlin Lake Trail Assault

The Portage Park District was notified by the Portage County Sheriff’s Department of the recent assault of a trail user. “We’re heartbroken to learn of these two incidents on the trail this summer, the only violent crimes we’ve ever had in our parks”, said Christine Craycroft, executive director.  The Sheriff’s office is handling the investigation … Read more

Over 320 Guests Expected to Attend Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner

The Portage Park District Foundation is set for largest attendance event to date at the Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner. The 20th Annual Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner will feature a reception with live music, hors d’oeuvres featuring local foods, a silent auction, a buffet dinner and more. Dinner awardees are honored for their contributions … Read more

Portage Park District Foundation Announces Awardees

The 20th Annual Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner will take place Saturday, April 28th from 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the Kent American Legion Hall, 1945 Mogadore Road and will feature a reception with live music, hors d’oeuvres featuring local foods, a silent auction, a buffet dinner and more.  The committee is still accepting sponsorships and donations of … Read more