It’s never too early to start planning for retirement and our online tools can help.  Go to to access your my Social Security account to get a personalized estimate of your retirement benefits based on your earnings record.  Once y...

February 16, 2020

The Lansing Catholic Cougars visited Portland on Friday night and put the game away early.  The Cougars led 19-16 at the end of the first quarter and 39-27 at half-time.  Lansing Catholic began to use their bench early in the second quarter, no doubt confident about th...

February 15, 2020

The Portland High School girls hosted the Cougars of Lansing Catholic on Friday night.  The teams battled to a 38-38 tie at the end of regulation, but the Cougars outscored the Raiders in overtime to pick up a 47-43 win. 

Sophomore Ava Guilford led the Raiders with...

February 14, 2020

The Family of Brian Goodman recently made contributions to both the Portland High School theatre program and the Portland Civic Players.  These contributions were in honor of Brian, who passed away on November 21, 2019 after a two-year battle with ALS. 

Sister Dana...

February 14, 2020

Depression.  Anxiety.  PTSD.  Substance Use Disorder.  These conditions are the topic of many state and national health campaigns, and are also included in many news headlines. 

The graphic below from the National Alliance on Mental Illness shows som...

February 14, 2020

The true nature of humans is self-interested. Humans are born selfish and without a nurturing upbringing, will continue to be selfish their entire lives. Henceforth a deeper understanding of human actions is produced when the true nature of humans is accepted.

Humans ar...

February 14, 2020

February 28th 5pm-9pm at ConfluxCity Brewing Company - Portland, Michigan

Stop by for the release of Fabricated Customs x ConfluxCity Brewing Co.’s new India Pale Lager - FaBREWcated! Try our new beer in collaboration with ConfluxCity Brewing Co., win a gift basket wort...

February 14, 2020

Heartlands is hosting our annual Open House on Thursday, February 20th from 4:00-7:00pm. This event is free and open to the public! Bring your family and enjoy a guided tour of the career/college prep programs.



February 14, 2020

Reminder to Portland Township residents: The recycling bins will be available on February 22-23 at Municipal Supply, Industrial Drive, Portland. The bins will be open from 8 am-5 pm on Saturday and from 8 am until they are full on Sunday.  If bins are full, please do n...

February 14, 2020

The Portland St. Patrick’s girls basketball team traveled to Bath on Thursday night to face the Fighting Bees. 

Katelyn Russell led St. Patrick with 11 points. Mara Schrauben added 9 points, 10 rebounds, 5 steals. Lydia Meredith added 7 points, 6 steals, and 5 assists.

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