Pontiac

Man Selling Cartier Sunglasses on Facebook Held up at Delivery Meeting

June 19th 2015

Man Selling Cartier Sunglasses on Facebook Held up at Delivery Meeting (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, June 19, 2015) INCIDENT: 23:27 hrs. – June 16 – City of Pontiac – Armed Robbery #15-93328 SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to the 1100 block of University Dr. (Citgo Gas Station), in Auburn Hills, regarding an armed robbery that had […]

Facebook Fight Leads to Woman Being Hit by Car Twice

June 18th 2015

Facebook Fight Leads to Woman Being Hit by Car Twice (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept. June 18, 2015) INCIDENT:  14:03 hrs. – June 16, 2015 – City of Pontiac – Assault w/a Motor Vehicle. #15-92943. SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the area of Sanford and Michigan for a fight in progress.  The information is that a female […]

Fireworks Around Oakland County June 20-July 10

June 17th 2015

Fireworks Around Oakland County June 20-July 10 (Oakland County Blog, June 17, 2015) Oakland County has released it’s list of 2015 Independence Day Celebrations: Celebrate Independence Day at one of the many fireworks displays throughout Oakland County. Most of these events take place at dusk, but times may vary. JUNE 20, 2015 Ortonville Creek Fest […]

Tenant Found Dead in Closet of Pontiac Home

June 17th 2015

Tenant Found Dead in Closet of Pontiac Home (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, June 17, 2015) INCIDENT:  14:56 hrs. – June 15, 2015 – City of Pontiac – Death Investigation / OCSO Forensic Lab Assist   #15-92307. SUMMARY:  The home owner was in the process of executing an eviction at an address in the 300 block of […]

Sheriff’s Relations Team to Connect with Pontiac Community

June 16th 2015

Sheriff’s Relations Team to Connect with Pontiac Community (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept. Press Release, June 16, 2015) Last week, in front of the Pontiac City Council, Sheriff Michael Bouchard and members of the newly formed Sheriff’s Relations Team (SRT) stood together to announce the Team’s formation, its structure, and its mission. Formed in early 2015, […]

Pontiac School District Advisory Committee to Meet June 23

June 11th 2015

Pontiac School District Advisory Committee to Meet June 23 (event listing) PSD Community Advisory Committee is a special project of the the Pontiac School District Board of Education.  We are committed to furthering the education of all Pontiac students.  Our goal is to increase community and parent involvement and provide sound communication and transparency.  June […]

Red Bull Promotes Crazy BMX Ride Through Silverdome (video)

June 9th 2015

Red Bull Promotes Crazy BMX Ride Through Silverdome (video) (C. Proxmire, June 9, 2015) Energy drink company Red Bull has made a video of a BMX rider taking a stunt-filled ride through the dilapidated Pontiac Silverdome. The sentimental video pays homage to the roar of the crowds and the sporting prowess exhibited in the stadium’s […]

2015 Pontiac State of the City Address June 29

June 9th 2015

2015 Pontiac State of the City Address June 29 (event listing) 2105 Pontiac State of the City Address June 29, 2015 Lafayette Grande 6:00 – 8:30pm — at The Lafayette Grande Banquet Facility.

Courthouse Gets Five New Trees Thanks to ReLeaf Michigan

June 7th 2015

Courthouse Gets Five New Trees Thanks to ReLeaf Michigan (C. Proxmire, June 7, 2015) A lovely spring day was celebrated on June 3 as officials from Oakland County, DTE and ReLeaf Michigan gathered to plant five trees at the south end of the County Courthouse in Pontiac. Two Princeton Elms and three Red Buds were […]

OCC and Pontiac Creative Arts Center Celebrate Together

June 6th 2015

OCC and Pontiac Creative Arts Center Celebrate Together (C. Proxmire and Mike McGuinness June 6, 2015) Two Pontiac-based art programs paired together Friday night for the Oakland Community College Faculty and Student Art Exhibition. The opening featured about 80 pieces of painting, mixed media, pottery and more. The Pontiac Creative Arts Center is at 47 Williams […]