Pontiac

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities

April 26th 2019

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities (United Way for Southeastern Michigan, April 24, 2019) Summer Spark, a free online tool designed to help busy parents and caregivers find quality summer programs all in one place, has made it easier than ever to search for fun, engaging and educational activities and programs […]

CASA Celebrating 35 Years with Events April 26-27 

April 23rd 2019

CASA Celebrating 35 Years with Events April 26-27 Oak Park, Ferndale, MI-  The Center for Advanced Studies and the Arts (CASA) is a consortium school that provides higher level classes for students in the Berkley, Clawson, Ferndale, Lamphere, Madison, Oak Park and Pontiac School districts. It began in 1983, serving 35 students with four classes.  […]

Pontiac Arts Crawl May 3

April 6th 2019

Pontiac Arts Crawl May 3 Pontiac, MI- The annual Pontiac Arts Crawl in Historic Downtown Pontiac, Michigan! May 3, 2019.  Festivities begin at 5pm. Hand drawing by Pontiac artist David W. Smith More info: Facebook ****** Visit the Event Page for other fun and educational things to do! To submit an event, email info to […]

Baldwin Center Empowers People in Pontiac

April 4th 2019

Baldwin Center Empowers People in Pontiac (Vanessa Hamilton, April 4, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  Message editor@oc115.com with your idea. Pontiac, MI – “I never in […]

Awards Celebrate Volunteerism and Community Pride in Pontiac

April 1st 2019

Awards Celebrate Volunteerism and Community Pride in Pontiac (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 1, 2019) Pontiac, MI – It was a night of hugs, smiles, lots of clapping, and smooth jazz music as Pontiac’s most engaged residents gathered at Baker College for The Clarence E. Phillips Ascend Foundation’s second annual Pontiac Honors: Community Service Awards. The […]

Cherrylawn & Optimist Park Clean up in Pontiac April 6

March 29th 2019

Cherrylawn & Optimist Park Clean up in Pontiac April 6 Pontiac, MI- Please join Pontiac City Council Pro Tem Randy Carter as he begins his month-long April park cleanups. Come watch the magic as our children play in clean parks afterwards. Councilman’s first cleanup will involve Cherrylawn and Optimist Parks and the Columbia corridor! Please […]

Reporter Food: Seafood Crab Cake Sliders at White Castle

March 26th 2019

Reporter Food: Crab Cake Sliders at White Castle (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 26, 2019) Ferndale, Royal Oak, Southfield, Oak Park, Troy, Pontiac, MI – As I hope everyone who reads Oakland County Times is aware, White Castle is the sponsor of our Reporter Food column.  While I am excited to be trying and indexing as […]

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Announces Cancer Diagnosis

March 26th 2019

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Announces Cancer Diagnosis (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 26, 2019) Waterford, MI- Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced Tuesday afternoon that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer. Patterson will not be resigning from his position, but will instead take time off for treatment and to be […]

Measles Vaccination Clinic Sat. March 23, Number of Cases and Locations Continues to Grow

March 22nd 2019

Measles Vaccination Clinic Sat. March 23, Number of Cases and Locations Continues to Grow (Oakland County Health Division, Mar. 22, 2019) Pontiac, Mich. – The three measles cases under investigation in Thursday’s press release are now confirmed. Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Oakland County Health Division confirmed the positive results today. This […]

Local Officials and Admins Gather in Lansing for Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference

March 21st 2019

Local Officials and Admins Gather in Lansing for Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference (C. Proxmire, March 21, 2019) Lansing, MI- Officials and city administrators from across the state gathered in Lansing this week for the Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference. MML provides educational and networking opportunities, including classes on topics that are important to local […]