City Slang: Clutch Cargo regresses to religion

November 7, 2013
By
City Slang: Clutch Cargo regresses to religion

Pontiac club Clutch Cargo is being turned back into a church, according to clickondetroit.com. A recap is in order. Clutch Cargo was a Detroit-based events group with ties to Bookies, St. Andrew’s, etc. The venue in Pontiac was dedicated as a place of worship for local residents by the First Congregational Church of Pontiac...
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Music Blawg | 3 Comments »

Pontiac’s Erebus the Setting for ‘Ghost Stories’ Saturday

April 12, 2013
By
Pontiac’s Erebus the Setting for ‘Ghost Stories’ Saturday

If the popular cable series My Ghost Story: Caught on Camera was to tape an episode around these parts, where do you suppose they might go? Why, the scariest place in southeast Michigan, of course! Erebus, the fabled four-story Halloween frightfest in downtown Pontiac billed as the world’s largest walk-through haunted attraction, is the...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Catch-All | 1 Comment »

TV Success of ‘Hardcore Pawn’ Spawns 2nd Pawnshop in Pontiac

August 23, 2011
By

The slogan of Detroit’s massive American Jewelry and Loan on Greenfield is “Where Detroit Cashes In.” Apparently the pawnshop’s owners, the Gold family, take their message to heart: The overwhelming success of Hardcore Pawn, the reality TV series set within their store and the most-watched show on truTV, has motivated them to cash in...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Catch-All | 21 Comments »