Pontiac

2018 Election Results and Sticker Selfies

November 6th 2018

2018 Election Results and Sticker Selfies (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2018) Election results are coming in! This page will be updated as information becomes available.  Scroll down to see our collage of “I voted” sticker selfies. And visit Oakland County Clerk election results page for the most up to date info. The winners of […]

Governor Snyder Visits Pontiac to See Blight Reduction

November 2nd 2018

Governor Snyder Visits Pontiac to See Blight Reduction (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 2, 2018) Pontiac, MI- Governor Rick Snyder joined Pontiac Mayor Deirdre Waterman, County Executive L. Brooks Patterson, and Director of Detroit Blight Authority Bill Pulte to celebrate the progress of blighted home demolition in the City of Pontiac. In 2014 there were 916 […]

Planning Begins for County’s 200th Birthday. Here’s How to Get Involved

October 30th 2018

  Planning Begins for County’s 200th Birthday. Here’s How to Get Involved. Bloomfield , MI – The invitation is open for those who want to help Oakland County celebrate it’s 200th birthday in 2020.  Historical societies and commissions, neighborhood groups, downtown organizations, local officials and administrators, school districts, and anyone with an interest in tying […]

Donate Halloween Candy through Sheriff’s Treats for Troops Through Nov. 5

October 27th 2018

Donate Halloween Candy through Sheriff’s Treats for Troops Through Nov. 5 Pontiac, Ortonville, Commerce Twp, Highland Twp, Independence Twp, Lake Orion, Oxford, Rochester Hills, MI-  For parents looking for an alternative to their children consuming excessive amounts of candy at Halloween while engaging in a service project with their children, the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office […]

Online Votes Could Save Three Historic Homes in Pontiac

October 19th 2018

  Online Votes Could Save Three Historic Homes in Pontiac (Oakland County, Oct. 19, 2018) Pontiac, MI- Three Pontiac homes with historic significance in a neighborhood created by General Motors for its employees 100 years ago could be saved from the wrecking ball with a little push from you and the region. The GM Modern […]

Pontiac Schools Released from State Consent Agreement

October 18th 2018

  Pontiac Schools Released from State Consent Agreement (State of Michigan Department of Treasury, Oct. 18, 2018) Pontiac, Auburn Hills, Sylvan Lake, Bloomfield Twp, Orion Twp, Waterford Twp, and West Bloomfield Twp, MI. – State Treasurer Nick Khouri announced that the Pontiac School District has been released from its Consent Agreement under the Local Financial […]

2018 Candidate Interview: ShaQuana Davis-Smith for Pontiac School Board

October 10th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: ShaQuana Davis-Smith for Pontiac School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 10, 2018) Pontiac, MI- ShaQuana Davis-Smith is running for Pontiac School Board. On the ballot are Bethany Blackburn, Kenyada Bowman, Eisha Branner, William A. Carrington, ShaQuana Davis-Smith, Peter Durham, Albert Hodge, Suave LaVallis, Dubrae L. Newman, George Rogers and Caroll Y. Turpin. Check […]

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – NOV 6 GENERAL ELECTION

October 9th 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – NOV 6 GENERAL ELECTION Check back often for updates. To schedule an interview contact editor@oc115.com.

Great Dane Shot Defending Homeowner in Pontiac Break-In

October 9th 2018

    Great Dane Shot Defending Homeowner in Pontiac Break-In (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Oct. 9, 2018) Pontiac, MI- Deputies responded to the 300 block of W. Yale Avenue on the report of a Home Invasion.  Upon their arrival, Deputies made contact with the victim who stated that her home had been entered by three […]

Pontiac Woman Accused of Fatally Stabbing Boyfriend

October 8th 2018

Pontiac Woman Accused of Fatally Stabbing Boyfriend (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 8, 2018) Pontiac, MI- Deputies and the Waterford Regional Fire Department responded to the 400 block of W. Fairmount Avenue on the report of an unresponsive male.  Upon their arrival, Deputies located the subject on the front porch of the residence.  Deputies began […]