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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.
The Detroit Mechanix Puts a New Spin on Professional Sports
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Once the home of the Lions and Pistons at the Silverdome, Pontiac has seen its athletic luster fade over the years. But down doesn't mean out, as the lesser known but no less driven Detroit Mechanix, a local ultimate disc team, builds fans for a growing sport.
Cracking the Digital Ceiling
Thursday, December 05, 2013
Having more women in tech leadership positions isn't just about equity, it's about economic vitality.
Natalie Burg connects with a trio of prominent local women to get their ideas on how to unlock a new generation of female technology chiefs.
Getting to School on Their Own Two Feet
Thursday, August 08, 2013
Suburban sprawl has led to a new generation of children being driven to school instead of walking or biking. But with Michigan's Safe Routes to Schools program funding sidewalks and other infrastructure, walking and biking are the new educational path.
Guest Blogger: Fernando Bales
Thursday, June 20, 2013
The Detroit renaissance marches on, via piece-by-piece repurposing of abandoned properties into new businesses and art centers. Cranbrook Academy of Art alumnus Fernando Bales, a new Michigan resident who teaches architecture at LTU, discusses his choice of Pontiac as his home and the rehab of an old corner store into a public makerspace.
A Market Grows in Downtown Pontiac
Thursday, April 25, 2013
If there's a canary in the coalmine for downtown vibrancy, it's a thriving grocery store. Lafayette Market and Cafe in downtown Pontiac opened its doors at the end of 2012 and is reaching beyond the loft-dwellers that live above to connect with the surrounding community.
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POH Regional Medical Center
CARE House of Oakland County
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Source: San Francisco Chronicle
'Transformers 4' film shooting underway in Metro Detroit
Oakland County's job market is healthiest in years
Source: University of Michigan News Service
Downtowns say no to blank walls, yes to active facades
Source: Oakland Press
Metro Detroit ranks 14th nationally in percentage job growth
Post-industrial? Detroit needs a new word
Source: Atlantic Cities
Atlantic Cities maps Metro Detroit's creative class
Source: Atlantic Cities
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