Pontiac

Baldwin Center Partners With Pontiac Start-up

Chef Amber Johnson remembers years ago feeling “giddy” just watching the Food Network. It’s the same feeling she gets now in the kitchen at Pontiac’s Baldwin Center, preparing spreads for...

Main Street Oakland County Partners with Flagstar Bank Again to Help Improve Downtowns

Main Street Oakland County has partnered with Flagstar Bank to offer a Placemaking and Façade Grant Program available to 13 Oakland County downtowns. Main Street Oakland County communities can apply...

Automotive supplier investing $17 million in Pontiac with new manufacturing facility

Excerpt: A Tier 1 automotive supplier is investing $17 million in the City of Pontiac to establish a new manufacturing facility. Korea-based erae AMS USA Manufacturing, LLC, a subsidiary of...

Oakland County Michigan Works! Offers Local Consumers Money Smart Week Seminars

Excerpt: Oakland County Michigan Works! is again partnering with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago to bring Money Smart Week – a series of 22 free seminars from March...

Main Street Oakland County and Genisys Credit Union Offer 16 Downtowns Chance for Improvement

Sixteen Main Street Oakland County downtowns have until April 30 to apply for up to $2,500 in grant money to support the attraction, retention and growth of small businesses...

Registration Open For Free Weather Spotter Training

Oakland County is offering free Skywarn weather spotter training in March and April. Go to OakGov.com/HomelandSecurity and click on the Skywarn logo to register. In addition, Oakland County Executive L. Brooks...

Destination Downtown

When Doug Jones decided to open a wine bar, he couldn’t have picked a better location. Wine Social, located in downtown Lake Orion, overlooks the picturesque Paint Creek and...

3,500th Wish Donated by Former Wish Recipient

Pontiac, Mich. — The Rainbow Connection has announced two milestones. First, Elliana (Ellie) will become the 3500th Rainbow Connection Wish Child to receive a wish. Second, Ellie’s wish is...

Creative Space in Pontiac

When current President and CEO Mat Ishbia joined United Shore, the company had about 12 employees. Today, there are 2,500 (and counting) on staff — and they’ve all moved...

Coffee roaster and shop opens in downtown Pontiac

Excerpt: A small batch coffee roaster has rocketed out of the basement and into downtown Pontiac. Fourth Dimension Coffee Company recently celebrated its grand opening in the Oakland Arts...