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Pontiac Schools Tout Progress in Hopes of Fending Off School Closures by State

January 24th 2017

Pontiac Schools Tout Progress in Hopes of Fending Off School Closures by State (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 23, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Parents, teachers and officials packed the Pontiac School Board meeting Monday night after learning that two schools – Pontiac High School and Whitman Elementary – are under review for potential closure by Michigan’s […]

Sheriff’s Nonprofit Hosts Annual Pontiac Spring Carnival May 19-29

May 19th 2016

Sheriff’s Nonprofit Hosts Annual Pontiac Spring Carnival May 20-29 (EVENT page) Pontiac, MI – The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office “Deputies for Kids” is a charitable, non-profit 501c3 organization that Oakland County Sheriff’s Office – Pontiac Substation formed in 2012. “Deputies for Kids” was created in an effort to build strong relationships with the community and […]

Pioneer & Historical Society to Discuss the Titanic April 17

March 25th 2016

Pioneer & Historical Society to Discuss the Titanic April 17 (EVENT page) Pontiac, MI – Oakland County Pioneer and Historical Society is hosting the next installment of our Small Talk Lecture Series Sunday, April 17th @ 2p.m. RMS Titanic Presented by Larry Hathcock. Larry is a member of OCPHS, an avid historian and a former US Navy operator. […]

Masquerade Ball to Benefit Groups in Pontiac March 26

March 13th 2016

Masquerade  Ball to Benefit  Groups in  Pontiac March 26 (EVENT page) Bloomfield Hills, MI – The 1st Annual Masquerade Ball Fundraiser will be held at St. George Cultural Center 43816 Woodward Avenue in Bloomfield Hills on Saturday, March 26, 2016. Tickets are $25.  Doors open at 7pm. Masks are optional.  Dress code:  attire sharp Proceeds […]

Pontiac Students See a World of Possibilities at Career Fair

March 7th 2016

Pontiac Students See a World of Possibilities at Career Fair (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 7, 2016) Pontiac, MI – Over 1,500 young people in Pontiac were treated to a day of dreaming with the fifth annual Future Builders Scholarship and Career Fair last Thursday. Over 70 organizations filled tables in the high school gym, featuring […]

Nominations Open for Pontiac Community Awards

March 2nd 2016

Nominations Open for Pontiac Community Awards (PDBA Press Release, March 2, 2016) Pontiac, MI – For the fifth year in a row the community of Pontiac, organized by the Pontiac Downtown Business Association (PDBA), honors volunteers and organizations that help make the community shine.  The honors go out to those who participate in activities specifically […]

Data View: Voting Data in Pontiac School District

February 23rd 2016

Data View: Voting Data in Pontiac School District (Kurt Metzger, Feb. 23, 2016) Pontiac, MI – The Pontiac School District (PSD) includes all or part of Pontiac, Auburn Hills, Sylvan Lake, Lake Angelus, and the townships of Bloomfield, West Bloomfield, Waterford and Orion. Declining birth rates and population out-migration from Pontiac have combined with schools […]

Underground Railroad Stage Performance Feb. 21 in Pontiac

February 12th 2016

Underground Railroad Stage Performance Feb. 21 in Pontiac (EVENT page) Pontiac, MI -The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and The Oakland County Ministerial Alliance are proud to announce that in conjunction with Black History Month, The Crofoot, will   bring, The Underground Railroad Michigan Connection, a stage performance, to the performing arts venue on February 21, […]

Pontiac Fashion Expo Feb. 18

February 11th 2016

Pontiac Fashion Expo Feb. 18 (EVENT page) Pontiac, MI – Banan Creations and President Tuxedo Present The Fasion Expo at Pontiac High School Feb. 18, 2016 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Tickets are $10 (garden) $20 (mezzanine) and $30 (VIP).  Students with ID get $5 discount. Pontiac High 1051 Arlene Ave, Pontiac, MI 48340 For more […]

Canvas Pontiac Accepting 2016 Submissions

February 7th 2016

Canvas Pontiac Accepting 2016 Submissions (Canvas Pontiac Press Release, Feb. 7, 2016) Pontiac, MI – Canvas Pontiac brings art and culture back to Downtown Pontiac.  Inviting local artists from around Michigan to submit and display their art to be shared on public display throughout Downtown Pontiac. Canvas Pontiac is inspiring the community to be involved. […]