Pontiac

Volunteer Stabbed at Common Ground, Keego Harbor Man in Custody

December 7th 2015

Volunteer Stabbed at Common Ground, Keego Harbor Man in Custody (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Dec. 7, 2015)   Pontiac, MI –  INCIDENT: 10:55 hrs. Dec. 4, 2015– 1200 North Telegraph Rd.-Oakland County Government Complex – Common Ground building – Attempted Murder #15-197547 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to Common Ground, Building 32 East for a stabbing. The […]

Communities Come Together for 2015 Holiday Parade in Pontiac

December 5th 2015

Communities Come Together for 2015 Holiday Parade in Pontiac (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 5, 2015) Pontiac, MI – The heart of Oakland County beat loudly on Saturday, with sounds of holiday cheer filling Saginaw Street in Downtown Pontiac for the annual Holiday Extravaganza Parade. Marching bands from multiple schools, including Waterford, White Lake and Milford, […]

Pontiac Students Learn about Skilled Trades at Massive Event

December 4th 2015

Pontiac Students Learn about Skilled Trades at Massive Event (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 4, 2015) What do you want to be when you grow up? This is a question that can be perplexing for young people, especially when they don’t know that there are many options out there for them. That’s why the Clarence E. […]

Suspects Rob, Film Assault of Disabled Man in Pontiac (video)

December 1st 2015

Suspects Rob, Film Assault of Disabled Man in Pontiac (video) (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Dec. 1, 2015) Pontiac, MI – County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a possible assault at the Phoenix Place Apartments at 8:30am on November 29th. Prior to arrival, the Deputies were notified that a man was lying in front of an apartment […]

Woman Jumps to Death from Second Story Window in Pontiac

November 29th 2015

Woman Jumps to Death from Second Story Window in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriffs Dept, Nov. 29, 2015)   INCIDENT: 05:19hrs. – Nov. 25, 2015 – City of Pontiac – Death Investigation / Suicide. #15-192623 SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to the 100 block of Tasmania (Halfway House), for a possible suicide. The caller stated that her […]

Holiday Extravaganza Parade in Downtown Pontiac Dec. 5

November 28th 2015

Holiday Extravaganza Parade in Downtown Pontiac Dec. 5 (EVENT page) Downtown Pontiac Dec 5 – The Holiday Extravaganza’s mission is to bring together Oakland County’s cities and townships to share together in celebration of the holiday season in the heart of Oakland County. Winterfun Festival 8:30am – 10:30am The WinterFUN Festival is a great opportunity […]

Bob Gatt Talks about Future Animal Shelter, Gives Tour of Current Facility (video)

November 24th 2015

Bob Gatt Talks about Future Animal Shelter, Gives Tour of Current Facility (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 23, 2015) With cages of kittens stacked up in the hallways, the echo of endlessly barking dogs, dingy floors, walls painted with fading cartoonish murals, and the endless “here let me move past you”s in the all too […]

More than 30,000 Meals Served in Pontiac Thanks to OLHSA Program

November 24th 2015

 More than 30,000 Meals Served in Pontiac Thanks to OLHSA Program (OLHSA press release, Nov. 24, 2015) This summer OLHSA teamed up with United Way of Southeastern Michigan to promote healthy living among children and individuals with disabilities in Pontiac through the Meet Up and Eat Up program. With the primary focus on making fresh, […]

Craft Show Shows Clawson’s Creative Side

November 21st 2015

Craft Show Shows Clawson’s Creative Side (C. Proxmire, Nov. 21, 2015) It’s been a couple years since that fateful day when Heidi Pettey’s toe ring broke.  The seemingly everyday kind of problem was the start of something good for the Madison Heights mom.  “I decided to fix it myself,” she said. In learning how to […]

County Executive Patterson Demands Pontiac Not Accept Syrian Refugees

November 18th 2015

County Executive Patterson Demands Pontiac Not Accept Syrian Refugees (C. Proxmire, Nov. 18, 2015)   Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson wants to put an end to a development project in Pontiac specifically for Syrian refugees. According to The Oakland Press, developers have purchased 120 lots on 10 Pontiac city blocks west of Woodward near […]