Pontiac

Daddow to Represent Oakland County on Water Authority

October 18th 2014

Bob Daddow to Represent Oakland County on Great Lakes Water Authority (Oakland County Press Release, Oct. 18,2014) Deputy County Executive Robert J. Daddow will represent Oakland County’s water and sewer ratepayers on the Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA) board, County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced today. Daddow, a certified public accountant, was part of the […]

“An Abundance of Caution”: CDC Monitoring Man in Oak Park

October 18th 2014

“An Abundance of Caution”: CDC Monitoring Man in Oak Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 18, 2014)   A Liberian man visiting family in Oak Park is under scrutiny by the Centers for Disease Control and Oakland County Health Division. Although the man has never come in contact with anyone infected with the Ebola virus, and […]

Suspect Sought in Armed Robbery of Magic Cleaners in Pontiac

October 14th 2014

Suspect Sought in Armed Robbery of Magic Cleaners in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Oct. 14, 2014) INCIDENT: 14:55 Hrs. – Oct. 13 – City of Pontiac- Armed Robbery -#14-162313 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the 700 block of West Huron (Magic Cleaners) for an Armed Robbery. The complainant stated that the suspect inquired about having […]

Shooting in Pontiac Injures Teenager

October 6th 2014

Shooting in Pontiac Injures Teenager (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Oct. 6, 2014) INCIDENT: 0159 Hours- Oct. 5 – City of Pontiac-Shooting # 14-157574 SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to St. Joseph Mercy Hospital for the report of a shooting victim seeking treatment. Deputies arrived and made contact with the female victim who stated that she was walking […]

…Rail Program from Pontiac to Chicago, Hearing Oct. 28

October 5th 2014

Public Comment on Passenger Rail Program from Pontiac to Chicago, Hearing Oct. 28 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 5, 2014) What is in store for the rail system in Michigan, particularly the rail between Detroit/Pontiac and Chicago? Michigan and surrounding states have been doing major research and planning looking at this issue, and a public hearing […]

Geibel & Langton Vie for Circuit Court Seat (video)

October 4th 2014

Geibel and Langton Vie for Circuit Court Seat in County-Wide Race (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 4, 2014) Oakland County has budgeted to reinstate a Judge position in the Sixth Circuit Court that had been vacant for several years. This opening, created in the Family Court Division, means that on November 4 voters of Oakland […]

One Stop Shop Business Center Helps Saginaw Street Consignments in Pontiac to Prosper

October 4th 2014

One Stop Shop Business Center Helps Saginaw Street Consignments in Pontiac to Prosper (Nicole Rupersburg , Oakland County Prosper, reprinted with permission, Oct. 4, 2014) For more than 50 years, April Ogg-Ivankovich’s family has had a presence in downtown Pontiac, owning and operating the building at 150 N. Saginaw St. April has had space in […]

Rochester Hills Author Recalls… (video)

October 4th 2014

Rochester Hills Author Recalls Year in the Combat Zone of Vietnam as a Donut Dolly (video) Joann Puffer Kotcher was one of just 600 women who went to Vietnam with the American Red Cross to go into war zones and bring comfort and support to troops entrenched in battle. Just out of college from the […]

Three Drug Deaths in Pontiac Unrelated (video)

October 3rd 2014

Three Drug Deaths in Pontiac Unrelated (video) (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Oct. 3, 2014) FROM DAY SHIFT: 10-01-14 THROUGH MIDNIGHT SHIFT: 10-02-14 All three deaths below in Pontiac appear to be heroin overdoses.  Detectives are following up and have submitted the suspected heroin recovered at each scene to the Sheriff’s Forensic Lab to see if […]

Sheriff’s Department Searching for Murder Suspect Travis Hudson

October 2nd 2014

Sheriff’s Department Searching for Murder Suspect Travis Hudson (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, Oct. 2, 2014)   Arrest warrants have been issued by the Oakland County Prosecutor’s Office for a 31-year-old Pontiac man wanted in the shooting death of 21-year-old Steffan Causey on Sunday, Sept. 28. Travis Lamar Hudson has been charged with one count Open […]