Pontiac

Reporter Food: Fried Whiting at Elam Brothers

December 21st 2018

Reporter Food: Fried Whiting at Elam Brothers (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 21, 2018) Pontiac, MI-Headed north the other day I was craving fish, so I decided to stop in the iconic soul food restaurant at 45258 Woodward Ave called Elam Brothers. Elam’s is a tiny place with a small row of booths, but mainly serves […]

January Small Business Workshops Available through Oakland County

December 16th 2018

January Small Business Workshops Available through Oakland County (Oakland County, Dec. 16, 2018) CEED Lending Small Business Loan Orientation Time: 9:00am – 11:00am January 9, 2019 Registration Link   Have a need for alternative financing for your business? Is your business located in Oakland County? Consider learning more about the CEED Lending Small Business Loan […]

Oakland County Pet Adoption Center Shares Holiday Wish List

December 15th 2018

Oakland County Pet Adoption Center Shares Holiday Wish List Pontiac, MI -The Oakland County Animal Shelter & Pet Adoption Center has created a wish list on Amazon.com seeking holiday toy donations for the adoptable pets in its care. Each day, the shelter posts a video on its Facebook page (@OakGov.OPAC) of one of its adoptable […]

Oakland County Creates Interactive Holiday Light Map

December 13th 2018

Oakland County Creates Interactive Holiday Light Map (Oakland County Blog, Dec. 13, 2018) Celebrate the season with a tour of holiday light displays in and around Oakland County! Show off your decorated property or visit one of the many holiday light displays using the 2nd annual Oakland County Holiday Lights Map. Use the map below to […]

White Castle Mug Sales Benefit Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Bail Fund

December 13th 2018

White Castle Mug Sales Benefit Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Bail Fund (White Castle, Dec. 14, 2018) COLUMBUS, OH – White Castle, America’s first hamburger chain, today unveiled the design for its 2018 commemorative ceramic mugs just in time for the holiday season. The mugs, which are released annually, feature a new, custom design by […]

Women Officials Network Presenting Madam Mayors Networking Breakfast Jan. 11

December 10th 2018

Women Officials Network Presenting Madam Mayors Networking Breakfast Jan. 11 Bloomfield Hills, MI- The Women Officials Network of Oakland County is presenting a networking breakfast featuring a panel of women mayors.  Mayor Kelly Garrett of Lathrup Village, Council President Pam Hansen of the Village of Franklin, Mayor Marian McClellan of Oak Park and Mayor Deirdre […]

Guns Taken from Home of Man Making Workplace Threats

December 5th 2018

Guns Taken from Home of Man Making Workplace Threats (OCSO, Dec. 5, 2018) Pontiac, MI- Deputies responded to the United Shore Mortgage Building in the 500 block of E. South Blvd. on the report that a former employee had been making threatening statements via text messaging.  Upon their arrival, Deputies spoke with the complainant regarding […]

Teens and Young Adults Learn Police Work in Sheriff Dept. Cadet Program

December 5th 2018

  Teens and Young Adults Learn Police Work in Sheriff Dept. Cadet Program (Lara Mossa, Dec. 5, 2018) PONTIAC – When Ryan Tottingham goes into the U.S. Navy next year, he will already understand the discipline and structure it takes to be a good sailor. Tottingham, 20, of Lapeer is one of 20 young adults […]

Former Chief Shares Why Youth Assistance Matters as Org. Celebrates 65 years

December 2nd 2018

Former Chief Shares Why Youth Assistance Matters as Org. Celebrates 65 years (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 2, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Recently-retired Auburn Hills Police Chief Doreen Olko has seen firsthand what happens when kids are exposed to violence, poverty, or neglect.  Often when young people find themselves in trouble with the law, it […]

Trouble Paying Property Taxes? Treasurer Hosting Meetings

November 30th 2018

Trouble Paying Property Taxes? Treasurer Hosting Meetings Wixom, Pontiac and Southfield, MI- Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner is hosting a series of taxpayer assistance meetings.  Meet one-on-one with Treasurer’s staff to discuss your 2016 and prior delinquent property taxes and find out if you are eligible to set up a Repayment Schedule. 5 convenient locations […]