Introducing the Artists and Vendors for the June 29 Peninsula Flea at Heritage Farms

Introducing the Artists and Vendors for the June 29the Peninsula Flea at Heritage Farms. Yes, we have two markets in June. To coincide with the nearby Boston Mills ArtFest – you’ll be driving right by! NON PROFIT Ellen and Carl Sobocinski: ASSE USA Student Exchange Program Jennifer Kalmanson: Kalmanson Creations  @kalmansoncreations Nicole Taylor: Nicole Crystal Designs @nicolecrystaldesigns Kathleen Lucas Walls: Kathleen Jewelry @kathleenjewelry Cindy … Read more

Portage Park District Foundation Seeks Nominations for the 21st Annual Environmental Awards Dinner on April 27

The Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner steering committee is seeking nominations, due by March 7th, for awardees to be honored at the event. Nominations for this year’s awards will be considered based on their contributions to Portage County’s environment through education, green business, green building/development, stewardship or environmental activism. Visit the Portage Park District’s website at Portage Park District to … Read more

Portage Park District Installs Restrooms at Four Locations

The Portage Park District is celebrating an important milestone in growth, the installation of four restroom facilities, at locations throughout the county, thanks to funding provided by park district levy funds approved by voters in 2014. Locations that received the restrooms were Dix Park, Morgan Park, Shaw Woods and the Headwaters Trail at the Route 700 trailhead. The facilities … Read more

Portage Park District Seeking Applicants for Park District Board of Commissioners

The Portage Park District currently has one opening on its governing Board of Commissioners. Park District Board members are appointed by Portage County Probate Court Judge Robert Berger who is seeking applications from interested Portage County residents. Board members are non-partisan and are appointed for a 3-year renewable term, to serve without pay. The Board meets regularly once … Read more