Pontiac Newswire

Pontiac Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pontiac, MI.

Results 1 - 20 of 87 for "u:wxyz.com" in Pontiac, MI

  1. Thanksgiving meals delivered to seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WXYZ

    The nonprofit Lighthouse of Oakland County delivered 150 meals to seniors in need on Sunday. The organization, which receives some donations from businesses, churches and individual donors, is helping feed a total of 1,200 families this Thanksgiving.

    Comment?

  2. Suspect wanted for sex assault at Pontiac clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | WXYZ

    The Oakland County Sheriff's Office needs help identifying a suspect wanted for a sexual assault incident at a nightclub in downtown Pontiac. On Aug. 18, deputies responded to a call from Beaumont Hospital for a report of an assault at the Elektricity nightclub on Saginaw street.

    Comment?

  3. Child abuse suspect is son of sheriff's deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | WXYZ

    Steve Bonner is wondering if anyone will be held accountable for inflicting critical injuries on his two-year-old great-grandson. The suspect is the toddler's 28-year-old father, said Oakland County Undersheriff Michael McCabe who confirms that the suspect is the son of a sheriff's deputy.

    Comment?

  4. Oakland Co. worker behind curry powder recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | WXYZ

    An Oakland County sanitarian worker is behind a national voluntary recall after he found lead in curry powder that was making a child severely ill. Richard Peresky says when he found out a child was being poisoned by lead and it wasn't coming from water, he knew he needed to look elsewhere inside the child's home and get to the bottom of it.

    Comment?

  5. Pistons to fix up 60 parks in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | WXYZ

    Six basketball courts in Detroit parks have been refurbished as part of a six-year, $2.5 million investment to upgrade 60 courts in the city. The project is a component of a community benefits plan created with the city as part of the Detroit Pistons' 2017 move downtown to Little Caesars Arena.

    Comment?

  6. Expect long waits come Election DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2018 | WXYZ

    Freeze Warning issued October 17 at 3:22AM EDT expiring October 18 at 8:00AM EDT in effect for: Bay, Genesee, Huron, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Midland, Monroe, Oakland, Saginaw, Saint Clair, Sanilac, Shiawassee, Tuscola, Washtenaw, Wayne PONTIAC - Voters appear eager to cast ballots after a primary season that saw the highest number of voters in Michigan in at least 40 years. That means long lines and longer waits, according to Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown, who warned that the absence of straight ticket voting means voting during a lunch break is likely impossible.

    Comment?

  7. Pontiac man sentenced in shooting of 14yo cousinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | WXYZ

    A suburban Detroit man charged in the death of his 14-year-old cousin who was shot in the chest by a handgun the accused had stashed under a mattress, has been sentenced to six to 15 years in prison. Damari E. Mahone, 20, of Pontiac, was sentenced in Oakland County Circuit Court Tuesday.

    Comment?

  8. Man dies in fire at apartment buildingRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2018 | WXYZ

    A 55-year-old man died after a fire at an apartment building in Pontiac, according to the Oakland County Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded to a structure fire in the 50 block of Cherry Hill Lane and, upon arrival, saw the building had been completely engulfed in flames.

    Comment?

  9. Dr. wins lawsuit against Pontiac GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2018 | WXYZ

    Oakland County's oldest hospital lost a federal lawsuit Tuesday after a jury awarded more than $400,000 to a doctor who said that he was charged to be admitted to the hospital's medical residency program. According to court documents, Chopra was charged $400,000 to be admitted to Pontiac General's medical residency program.

    Comment?

  10. Pontiac hospital, doctor face fraud lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | WXYZ

    Oakland County's oldest hospital is now facing serious accusations of fraud in another legal battle playing out in federal court. For months, we've been telling you about issues being raised at Pontiac General Hospital.

    Comment?

  11. Hepatitis A confirmed at Renaissance FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | WXYZ

    The Oakland County Health Division has issued a warning after confirming that an attendee at the Michigan Renaissance Festival in Holly was ill with Hepatitis A. Officials confirm the attendee is the same individual who triggered a similar warning about Plymouth's Omelette and Waffle Caf earlier this week. The exposure happened September 1. Anyone working or attending the festival on either Sept.

    Comment?

  12. Pontiac native returns home as Harvard PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | WXYZ

    The current president of Harvard University, Lawrence Bacow, visited The International Technology Academy in Pontiac to see students work and talk about higher education. Bacow is a Pontiac native who graduated from Pontiac Central High School.

    Comment?

  13. Missing Pontiac woman found safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | WXYZ

    Police say a woman from Pontiac who was recently a victim in an attempted murder incident has been found safe after going missing. Lindsay Alan Gray was found Monday.

    Comment?

  14. Oakland County Sheriff's Captain passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | WXYZ

    The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is mourning the loss of Captain Gary Miller. Miller passed away on Saturday August 25 after battling an illness.

    Comment?

  15. Man allegedly assaults woman he met on InstagramRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | WXYZ

    "My nephew is not a rapist or anything of that nature," said Jacqueline King whose 21-year-old nephew is accused of sexually assaulting a woman he met on Instagram. Dallas Ephraim Jordan-King has been arraigned on multiple charges including Criminal Sexual Conduct and Assault with a Dangerous Weapon.

    Comment?

  16. Pontiac man arrested for sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | WXYZ

    A 21-year-old man from Pontiac has been accused of sexual assault by a woman he met on Instagram, according to the Oakland County Sheriff's Office. The victim told police she had been having a conversation with a person on Instagram, who lived in Pontiac, for several months.

    Comment?

  17. Erebus Haunted House hiring 'scare actors'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | WXYZ

    Halloween is several weeks away, but if dressing up in elaborate, yet terrifying, costumes to scare strangers is your thing, then you're in luck. Erebus Haunted Attraction in Pontiac is hiring "scare actors" for its upcoming season.

    Comment?

  18. Pontiac approves 20 marijuana dispensariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | WXYZ

    On Tuesday, voters approved a proposal in Pontiac that will allow 20 dispensaries and an unlimited amount of growers and processors. AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - FEBRUARY 07: A cannabis plant grows in the Amsterdam Cannabis College, a non profit charitable organisation that gives information on cannabis and hemp use on February 7, 2007 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

    Comment?

  19. Clerk Lisa Brown addresses ballot shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | WXYZ

    Record voter turnouts were recorded for Tuesday's primary election in Michigan. However, that political win didn't come without its own hiccups, mostly in the form of ballot shortages at precincts across Oakland County.

    Comment?

  20. Nathaniel Abraham charged after Pontiac arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | WXYZ

    Nathaniel Abraham, who was convicted in a murder case in 1997, was arrested again on Monday by the Oakland County Sheriff's Department. Abraham, 32, was convicted of murder when he was 11 years old for using a stolen rifle to kill 18-year-old Ronnie Greene in Pontiac.

    Comment?

Pontiac Job Listings
View or post Pontiac job listings on Topix.
Pontiac Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Pontiac from Topix.
Pontiac Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Pontiac on Topix.