Pontiac

Holiday Extravaganza Parade in Downtown Pontiac Dec. 2

November 28th 2017

Holiday Extravaganza Parade in Downtown Pontiac Dec. 2 Pontiac, MI – Check out the Winter Wonderland Market and the 34th Annual Holiday Extravaganza Parade in Downtown Pontiac on Saturday, Dec. 2. The parade begins at 11am. There will be over 100 of your favorite costume characters handing out FREE hugs, beautiful professional floats from The […]

Candlelight Vigil Held for Fallen Deputy Eric Overall (video)

November 23rd 2017

Candlelight Vigil Held for Fallen Deputy Eric Overall (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 23, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Oakland County Deputy Eric Overall paid the ultimate price Thanksgiving morning when he was killed by a driver running from police in pursuit on M15 in Brandon Township.  The driver hit Deputy Overall as he was laying […]

Oakland County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty Thanksgiving Morning

November 23rd 2017

Oakland County Deputy Killed in Line of Duty Thanksgiving Morning (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 23, 2017)   Brandon Township, MI – Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard sadly informs the community that one of our Sheriff’s Deputies was tragically killed today at approximately 12:31am during a police pursuit. A police pursuit started in Lapeer County […]

Businesses Encouraged to Register for Shop Small with Oakland County

November 16th 2017

Businesses Encouraged to Register for Shop Small with Oakland County (Oakland County, Nov. 16, 2017) Oakland County, MI – Oakland County small businesses that hope to see green during the upcoming holiday shopping season could pocket a little green for themselves – $1,000 – just for registering for Oakland County’s Small Business Saturday to Saturday […]

Survivors of Suicide Loss Day Gathering Nov. 18

November 14th 2017

Survivors of Suicide Loss Day Gathering Nov. 18 Pontiac, MI – The Oakland County Youth Suicide Prevention Task Force joins the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) to observe International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day on Saturday, Nov. 18. Nicknamed Survivors Day, it is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss […]

Pontiac Community Awards Nov. 14

November 11th 2017

Pontiac Community Awards Nov. 14 Pontiac, MI – Downtown Pontiac is hosting the annual Pontiac Community Awards Ceremony Nov. 14, 2017. From 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm at The Lafayette Grande to help celebrate the volunteers who help grow Pontiac. GET TICKETS ****** Thank you to White Castle for sponsoring the Bold Move Event Page! […]

Pontiac Election Results

November 7th 2017

Pontiac Election Results (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 7, 2017) Pontiac, MI – The Unofficial results are in from Tuesday’s election in Pontiac. Mayor Deirdre Waterman retained her seat with 57.01% of the votes (3,526). Challenger Mark Holland got 37.19% (2,300). In District 1, Patrice Waterman won with 51.36% (698) over challenger Chris Jackson who got […]

Lighthouse Food Pantry Seeks Donations

November 2nd 2017

Lighthouse Food Pantry Seeks Donations (Lighthouse, Nov. 2, 2017)   Pontiac, MI  – Lighthouse of Oakland County is experiencing one of the largest increases in demand for food they’ve seen during the back-to-school season.  “We always experience an increase in the number of children served by the food pantry during the summer months, and that […]

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11

October 28th 2017

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11 Join us for our first Oakland County AAPN Collaborative Family Conference! This event is open to all families building a community around student success. Parents and students Invited! We have an exciting line up to share with you … Social Media Secrets: Presented by Rasheda Williams, […]

After Empty the Shelter Event, Here are Pets that Still Need Homes

October 22nd 2017

After Clear Shelter Event, Here are Pets that Still Need Homes (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 22, 2o17) Pontiac, MI – With a brand new shelter and animal adoption facility, the cats and dogs that wind up in the care of Oakland County have more space, more privacy and brighter conditions than their previous location in […]