Pontiac

Commissioner Shares What People Should Know about the Roads

October 3rd 2018

Commissioner Shares What People Should Know about the Roads (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 3, 2018) Waterford, MI- What should people know when it comes to the roads?  The Road Commissioner for Oakland County Ron Fowkes and RCOC Manager Dennis Kolar joined members of the Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce recently for breakfast and to share […]

Nominations Open for Oakland County 40 Under 40 Awards

October 3rd 2018

Nominations Open for Oakland County 40 Under 40 Awards (Oakland County Executive Office, Oct. 3, 2018) Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson‘s Elite 40 Under 40 initiative, now in its eighth year, celebrates Oakland County’s “Best and Brightest” between ages 18 and 39. If you know a young person who adds value to the community […]

Haunted Mansion at Pine Grove in Pontiac Oct. 20

October 1st 2018

Haunted Mansion at Pine Grove in Pontiac Oct. 20 Pontiac, MI – The Haunted Mansion at Pine Grove, A Family Friendly alternative to the gory & gruesome normally presented. Come visit Governor Wisner’s Mansion for a short walk through 19th Century customs pertaining to crossing over. This event is scheduled for Saturday, October 20th from […]

Four Stories of Service from the 2018 WONder Woman Awards

September 28th 2018

Four Stories of Service from the 2018 WONder Woman Awards (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 27, 2018) Troy, MI- The first column Rochelle Riley ever wrote was for the Courier-Journal newspaper in Louisville, KY.  In it she called out city leaders for failing to honor hometown icon Muhammad Ali by letting his boyhood home deteriorate and […]

Ferndale Councilmember Melanie Piana Named Michigan Municipal League Board President

September 27th 2018

Ferndale Councilmember Melanie Piana Named Michigan Municipal League Board President (MML, Sept. 27, 2018) Grand Rapids, Ferndale, Pontiac, MI – Ferndale Councilmember Melanie Piana was selected as the 2018-19 president of the Michigan Municipal League Board of Trustees. Piana was named board president by the 18-member board during the Michigan Municipal League’s 2018 Convention that […]

Oakland County Man Dies from West Nile Virus Complications

September 26th 2018

Oakland County Man Dies from West Nile Virus Complications (OCHD, Sept. 26, 2018) Pontiac, Mich., – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has confirmed an 80-year-old man from Oakland County died due to complications from West Nile Virus (WNV), the Oakland County Health Division announced today. This is the first human WNV-related death […]

Kikki Challenge Moves & Healthy Messages from Kids across the County (video)

September 25th 2018

Kikki Challenge Moves & Healthy Messages from Kids across the County (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 24, 2018) Pontiac, Lake Orion, Southfield, Ferndale, MI- Groups in four Oakland County communities have taken the “Kiki Challenge” to a new level – harnessing the power of this social media trend to spread messages of positive mental health. […]

Police Seek Tips in Series of Shootings in Pontiac

September 25th 2018

Police Seek Tips in Series of Shootings in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Sept. 25, 2018) Pontiac, MI – Several shootings took place in Pontiac on Monday night into Tuesday morning. Below are the incident reports: INCIDENT:  15:09 hrs. – City of Pontiac – Shooting – #18-179932 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the 200 block of […]

Hauntiac – A Month of Scary Fun Events in Downtown Pontiac

September 15th 2018

Hauntiac – A Month of Scary Fun Events in Downtown Pontiac Pontiac, MI- Without hesitation, we enter this month long celebration Stroll our streets, in search of tricks or treats Come as you are, as we’re not very far Or join in full costume, from black hat to broom There will be masquerades with fashion […]

Candidate Forum: Oakland County Circuit Court Oct. 2

September 14th 2018

Candidate Forum: Oakland County Circuit Court Oct. 2 Pontiac, MI- A series of judicial candidate forums will provide voters with the chance to hear the candidates speak about pertinent issues before the ballots are cast. The forums for the general election are listed below in chronological order. Oakland County Circuit Court Tuesday, October 2, 2018 […]