PONTIAC

Pontiac is a city in its own right, with a downtown to match. Live music venues, unique restaurants, off-the-hook clubs, avant-garde galleries? Check, check, check, check. Plus, there is quality historic housing stock that is actually affordable.

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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...

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...

Patterson: Jobs and Public Health Top the Agenda

Pontiac, Mich. — Oakland County Health Division launched a new environmental investigation team to respond to emerging or complex environmental concerns including water contamination such as PFAS (polyfluoroalkyl substances),...

Small business microgrant winners announced in Oakland County

Main Street Oakland County and Genysis Credit Union have begun to announce the winners of its first round of small business microgrants throughout the county. In all, there were six...

Happy holidays from Oakland County Prosper!

The holidays are here once again, if you can even believe it! (We certainly can't.) We here at Prosper would like to wish you and yours a safe, happy,...

Lakeshore Legal Aid provides free legal services for people in need

Lakeshore Legal Aid provides free legal services to low-income people in Oakland, Wayne, and Macomb counties, and specializes in senior work, domestic violence work, family law, housing work, consumer...

Your votes could save three historic homes in Pontiac’s General Motors’ century-old neighborhood

Three Pontiac homes with historic significance in a neighborhood created by General Motors for its employees 100 years ago could be saved from the wrecking ball with a little...

Historic Pontiac GM Modern Housing neighborhood could win major renovation dollars

The city of Pontiac needs your vote. Or votes. Up to five of them a day. The historic Pontiac neighborhood GM Modern Housing Legacy Homes is one of twenty neighborhoods across...

Hauntiac aims to make Oakland County a Halloween tourism destination

If you haven't been to downtown Pontiac in the last week or so, it's time to get back over there. Because, you see, for this month it is no...

Top five artists chosen as 2018 MI Great Artist online competition gets down to business

Five artists will vie for the top spot in the 2018 MI Great Artist online competition and a share of more than $16,000 in cash and prizes. Oakland County Executive...

AUCH Construction celebrates 110 years with a beautiful new building in downtown Pontiac

The George W. AUCH Company just celebrated its 110th year of being in business in southeast Michigan with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at their brand-new building in downtown Pontiac. The firm...

Main Street Pontiac is spearheading efforts for transformational change in downtown Pontiac

Main Street programs across America exist to revitalize local economies, preserve historic commercial districts, and build thriving neighborhoods and communities. Launched almost 40 years ago, Main Street America helps to...

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