Pontiac

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 […]

Reporter Food: White Castle’s New Vegetarian Impossible Burger Sliders

September 13th 2018

Reporter Food: White Castle’s New Vegetarian Impossible Burger Sliders (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 13, 2018) Ferndale, Troy, Pontiac, Southfield, Royal Oak, Oak Park, Farmington Hills, MI – Yesterday White Castle rolled out their newest, and much-anticipated, creation – the Impossible Burger slider.  This plant-based burger has a similar texture and taste to real beef, but […]

Pontiac Silverdome Signs to be Auctioned, Here’s How to Bid

September 5th 2018

Pontiac Silverdome Signs to be Auctioned, Here’s How to Bid (MDOT, Sept. 5, 2018) Pontiac, MI- It was the home of the Detroit Lions for a quarter century and the Detroit Pistons for a decade. It hosted the Super Bowl, the 1979 NBA All-Star Game, regional NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament games, WrestleMania III, […]

Kids Can Enter Water Resources Commission Calendar Art Contest

September 4th 2018

Kids Can Enter Water Resources Commission Calendar Art Contest Pontiac, MI – Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash announces the 14th Annual Kids Clean Water Calendar Contest. Fourth and fifth graders living in Oakland County will have the opportunity to submit their artwork from Tuesday, September 4 to Friday, October 5. This year’s calendar […]

A Day of Saving Lives for Oakland County Deputies

September 4th 2018

A Day of Saving Lives for Oakland County Deputies  (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 4, 2018)  Pontiac, Addison Township, MI- On a daily basis the Deputies of Oakland County Sheriff’s Office work to fight crime and prevent death and injury. Sept. 2 was a day where four lives were saved, each in different circumstances. At 8:56 […]

Backpack Full of Cash Screening & Discussion, Pontiac Sept. 13

September 2nd 2018

Backpack Full of Cash Screening & Discussion, Pontiac Sept. 13 Pontiac, MI – A coalition of local activist groups are hosting a screening of the 2016 documentary film BACKPACK FULL OF CASH on Thursday September 13 at the Crofoot in Pontiac. Admission is free and open to the public, with parents, teachers, and elected officials […]

Woodward Ave to Close at Railroad Tracks in Pontiac through October

August 31st 2018

Woodward Ave to Close at Railroad Tracks in Pontiac through October (MDOT, Aug. 31, 2018) Pontiac, MI- HIGHWAY: I-75 Business Loop (BL) (US-24 Business Route (BR)/Woodward Avenue) COUNTY: Oakland CLOSURE START DATE: Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2018 CLOSURE END DATE: Late October 2018 PROJECT DETAILS:  The Michigan Department of Transportation is investing $690,000 to replace the […]