In February, four dancers from Laura’s School of Dance in Portage, auditioned to train with the Rockettes in the Rockette Summer intensive held in New York City. Thousands of technically trained dancers audition, and very few are selected. Mandi Genord, a student at Portage High School, was …

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Wauona Trail Women’s Club held its final meeting of the year at Dino’s Restaurant. Pat Grahm shared the story of her Aunt Ella, who was the last Fat Lady in the Sideshow of the Ringling Bros. Circus. She lived in the Montello area for years. Weighing nearly 600 pounds did not stop her from d…

A 12-week Christian-based GriefShare support group will meet at the Portage United Methodist Church, 1804 New Pinery Road, Portage. Meet with others who have also experienced loss with group discussion, utilizing workbooks and DVD videos. All are welcome.

Congratulations to the Portage High School Class of 2018 Top Scholars. These seniors have the top 10 grade-point averages in their class at Portage High School. Pictured are Miranda Gorsuch, Caitlin Warren, Natalie Hamm, Erin Kibby, Leah Hollander, Aaron Jacobson, Cade Harkner, Justin Sankey…

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Larry is one of eight rats who came into the shelter when their owner could not find them good homes. He is sociable and friendly, and loves to engage with people. Rats make wonderful pets for children as they are intelligent, affectionate, and adjust their daily times of activity to their o…