Pontiac

Reporter Food: Woodward Melt at Lafayette Market

March 15th 2018

Reporter Food: Woodward Melt at Lafayette Market (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 12, 2018) Pontiac, MI – Lunch at the Lafayette Market was a wonderful experience.  The market has a nice open feel with plenty of tables and people to run into.  I was there last week to meet with the Director of the Pontiac Regional […]

Pontiac Youth Recreation Town Hall March 15

March 14th 2018

Pontiac Youth Recreation Town Hall March 15  Pontiac, MI- Community Conversation on youth recreation. Thursday, March 5 5:30pm to 7:30pm at Wisner Center 441 Cesar E. Chavez, Pontiac, MI 48342. More info:  https://www.facebook.com/events/421549788274164/?active_tab=about ******   Thank you to White Castle for sponsoring the Bold Move Event Page! Order sliders online, or search for the location […]

27 Year Old Fatally Shot in Pontiac

March 13th 2018

27 Year Old Fatally Shot in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, March 13, 2018) Pontiac, MI – INCIDENT:  21:39 hrs. – City of Pontiac – Death Investigation / Homicide / Detective Callout / OCSO Forensic Science Laboratory Callout – #18-46319 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the area of Irwin Avenue and Going Street on the report […]

Local Legends Ladies Round Table March 17

March 10th 2018

Local Legends Ladies Round Table March 17  Pontiac, MI-   We are honoring local women who have made history! From the first African American Female Mayor of Pontiac to a Gold Record Songwriter in Pontiac to Judges, City Council Women and Oakland County Commissioner Emeritus and Library Board Chairperson Mattie Hatchett. Come hear from these Legendary […]

MML#1: Officials Learn Basics of Being a Good Public Servant

March 6th 2018

MML#1: Officials Learn Basics of Being a Good Public Servant (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2018) Frankenmuth, MI – For Bob Slattery, former Mayor of Mt. Morris, a life of public service is “the perfect life.” And as a past President of Michigan Municipal League and an ongoing educator for elected officials, he’s been able […]

Accounting Aid Society Locations to Get Help with Taxes

March 5th 2018

Accounting Aid Society Locations to Get Help with Taxes (Accounting Aid Society, March 5, 2018) Pontiac, Ferndale, MI – Accounting Aid Society is a volunteer income tax assistance (VITA) program that’s been successfully offering tax and financial services to taxpayers and small businesses in Detroit and southeast Michigan for the past 45 years. In that […]

Woodward Avenue Resurfacing to Begin in April

March 2nd 2018

Woodward Avenue Resurfacing to Begin in April Birmingham, MI – The Michigan   Department of Transportation (MDOT) will host a public meeting to discuss the   M-1 (Woodward Avenue) resurfacing project set for this year between 14 Mile   Road and Quarton Road/Big Beaver Road. Work includes replacing asphalt, improving   sidewalk ramps, and modernizing […]

Detroit Zoo Takes in Animals from Defunct Bat Zone

February 28th 2018

Detroit Zoo Takes in Animals from Defunct Bat Zone (Detroit Zoo, Feb. 28, 2018) Royal Oak, Pontiac, MI – The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) is providing sanctuary to 61 animals in need of rescue after the sudden closure of Bat Zone in Pontiac. Fifty-four bats of three species – straw-colored fruit bats, short-tailed fruit bats […]

Fashion Show to Support Pontiac’s GIRDLE Org. May 12

February 28th 2018

Fashion Show to Support Pontiac’s GIRDLE Org. May 12 Sterling Heights, Pontiac, MI – G.I.R.D.L.E, Inc. is hosting a Fashion Show Luncheon and Expo, Saturday, May 12, 2018 to fund our women’s support system.  The Fashion Show Luncheon and Expo will be held at Wyndham Garden 34911 Van Dyke Sterling Heights, MI 48312.  Expo will […]

Fmr. OCC Chancellor Timothy Meyer Appointed to Development Deputy for Oakland County

February 28th 2018

Former OCC Chancellor Timothy Meyer Appointed to Development Deputy for Oakland County (Oakland County Executive, Feb. 28, 2018) Pontiac, MI. – The former chancellor of Oakland Community College (OCC) will serve as Oakland County’s top economic development official beginning March 5. County Executive L. Brooks Patterson has appointed Dr. Timothy R. Meyer as deputy county […]