Pontiac

Canvas Pontiac Awards June 11, 2015

June 4th 2015

Canvas Pontiac Awards June 11, 2015 (event listing, June 3, 2015) Canvas Pontiac Awards Celebration 2015 Awards Program – June 11 5:30-8:30 On June 11 join us to celebrate the live announcements of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners.  Our prestigious, seasoned, passionate panel of judges will be announcing this years Grand Award winners for […]

Hazardous Material Found in Clinton River, Pontiac to Rochester Hills

June 2nd 2015

Hazardous Material Found in Clinton River from Pontiac to Rochester Hills (Auburn Hills Fire Dept., June 2, 2015) The Auburn Hills Fire Dept. is assisting with the investigation of a hazardous materials spill in the Clinton River. At 3:04pm June 1, fire units responded to the Clinton River in the area of auburn Ct. and […]

Detroit’s Data Guru Explores: Top Baby Names for 2014

June 1st 2015

Detroit’s Data Guru Explores: Top Baby Names for 2014 (Kurt Metzger, orig. detroitsdataguru,  June 1, 2015) NOTE: Click on tables to expand. Shakespeare’s Juliet stated…”What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Marshall McLuhan said, a little less poetically, “The name of a man is […]

Sunflowers on Woodward …June 10

May 31st 2015

Sunflowers on Woodward Hosting Donor Party at Frank Lloyd Wright Home June 10 (event listing, June 1, 2015) Wednesday, June 10th from 6-8pm, be a part of the Sunflower Gardens on Woodward donor party, at the Turkel House in Palmer Woods. It’s the only Frank Lloyd Wright home in Detroit! Make a donation of $75 […]

June Business Workshops Offered by Oakland County

May 29th 2015

June Business Workshops Offered by Oakland County (Oakland County press release, May 29, 20150 Are you just starting your business or in need some understanding of the legal considerations? One of these classes may be just for you.​ Business owners and entrepreneurs can greatly benefit from one of the many seminars offered by the Oakland […]

Suspect Arrested and Charged in Murder of Mandral Ross in Pontiac

May 28th 2015

Suspect Arrested and Charged in Murder of Mandral Ross in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 28, 2015) The suspect involved in a homicide in the City of Pontiac which occurred on May 21, 2015 has been arrested by the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office and was arraigned in 50th District Court. Jujuan Hawkins, a 20 […]

Kids Night of the Stars to Raise Money for Pontiac Scholarships June 5

May 26th 2015

Kids Night of the Stars to Raise Money for Pontiac Scholarships June 5 (event listing, May 26, 2015) Raise money for kid’s scholarship and enjoy a night of entertainment with the Kid’s Night of the Stars Talent Showcase on June 5 at Pontiac High School. The event will be packed with performers, including: Detroit Pistons, […]

Narcan Used to Revive Passenger in Suspected Heroin-Related Crash

May 26th 2015

Narcan Used to Revive Passenger in Suspected Heroin-Related Crash (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 26, 2015) INCIDENT: 11:10 hrs. –May 18, 2015– City of Pontiac – Property Damage Accident / Operating While in the Presence of Drugs (OWPD) / Narcan Administered   #15-74954 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the intersection of Perry and Giddings for a traffic […]

$2 Million in Pothole Repairs Coming Thanks to County Commission Vote

May 25th 2015

$2 Million in Pothole Repairs Coming Thanks to County Commission Vote (Adapted from press release, May 25, 2015) Members of the Oakland County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to allocate a one-time appropriation of $2 million in Fiscal Year 2015 to assist the Road Commission of Oakland County (RCOC) in purchasing road equipment. This activity […]

Shooting Victim Mandral Ross, Dies

May 22nd 2015

Shooting Victim Mandral Ross, Dies (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 22, 2015) Update: Mandral Ross, age 19 of Pontiac died today at 1:04PM at McLaren Oakland Hospital in Pontiac. An autopsy will be performed by the Oakland County Medical Examiner tomorrow.  The case will be presented to the Oakland County Prosecutor’s’ Office on Saturday. His […]