Pontiac

Walkers to go from Detroit to Flint in Water Justice Journey July 3-10

June 29th 2015

Walkers to go from Detroit to Flint in Water Justice Journey July 3-10 (Michigan Coalition for Human Rights/People’s Water Board press release, June 29, 2015) Join us as we walk from Detroit to Flint demanding clean, affordable water for all.  July 3-10, 2015 The Detroit to Flint Water Justice Journey will begin in Detroit on […]

Hazel Park Couple’s Big Win Means Marriage Equality Across the Country

June 26th 2015

Hazel Park Couple’s Big Win Means Marriage Equality Across the Country (C. Proxmire, June 26, 2015) The United States Supreme Court has ruled in favor of marriage equality. In a 5-4 decision it said same sex couples have a fundamental right to marry. Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote in the majority opinion “No union is more […]

Suspected Drunk Driver Hits Fuel Tanker in Pontiac

June 23rd 2015

Suspected Drunk Driver Hits Fuel Tanker in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept., June 23, 2015)   SUNDAY JUNE 21, 2015 CITY OF PONTIAC The Crash Reconstruction Unit is assisting deputies from the Pontiac Substation with the investigation of a serious injury crash on North Perry at Parkwood Avenue at 4:12 a.m. A 25 year old […]

Gunplay Leads to 14 Year Old Girl Being Shot in Mouth

June 23rd 2015

Gunplay Leads to 14 Year Old Girl Being Shot in Mouth (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, June 23, 2015) INCIDENT: 01:29 hrs– June 21, 2015 – City of Pontiac – Shooting / #15-96129 SUMMARY:  Deputies were dispatched to the area of Barkell Street and Tennyson for a female juvenile that had suffered a gunshot wound to […]

Murphy Park Clean-Up in Pontiac June 27

June 22nd 2015

Murphy Park Clean-Up in Pontiac June 27 June 27th, 2015 @ 9am! As all are aware, Better Pontiac is sponsoring a clean up of Murphy Park (441 Martin Luther King Blvd, Pontiac, MI 48341) As of right now, we have 42 volunteers comprised of residents, folks from Better Pontiac, and General Motors! This is exciting news […]

Oakland County 115 Publisher Featured in Detroit News Column

June 22nd 2015

Oakland County 115 Publisher Featured in Detroit News Column (compiled, June 22, 2015) For those who may have missed page 3A of The Detroit News, we’re pleased to share that columnist Laura Berman did a fantastic write up about Oakland County 115 News Editor & Publisher Crystal A. Proxmire. “She practices her profession by walking […]

Keeping Safe on Carnival Rides

June 19th 2015

Keeping Safe on Carnival Rides (LARA, June 19, 2015) With the first official day of summer approaching, the more than 40 million of us who will travel Michigan to enjoy carnival and amusement rides this season are urged to make safety a priority, especially with the kids. “Carnival rides in Michigan are held to the […]

Be Part of Serendipity Garden Celebration in Pontiac June 21

June 19th 2015

Be Part of Serendipity Garden Celebration in Pontiac June 21 (event listing) Located in The Franklin Boulevard Historic District of Pontiac, and once known as the “Boulevard of Roses”, Patricia Blackburn-David and her husband Rick David have decided to restore their neighborhood to its’ former glory by hosting an all-day event on 6/21 that launches […]

History Comes to Life (and there is Ice Cream) July 25 in Pontiac

June 19th 2015

History Comes to Life (and there is Ice Cream) July 25 in Pontiac Saturday, July 25, 2015 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Admission: $5/Adult and $10/Family of 5 Celebrating the final year of the Civil War Sesquicentennial, this event features a Civil War cannon, brief Lectures by Historical figures, period exhibits, and an old fashioned […]

July 1 Fundraiser at Four Brothers to Support Pontiac School Millage Campaign

June 19th 2015

July 1 Fundraiser at Four Brothers to Support Pontiac School Millage Campaign (C. Proxmire, June 19, 2015)   Voters in the Pontiac School District will have the opportunity on Aug. 4, 2015 to vote on a potential millage increase for the schools.   A fundraiser will be held on Wed, July 1, 2015 from 6-8:30pm […]