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Sept. 3 – Ferndale Library Giving Away Books on Racism

August 29th 2020

Through a generous donation, the Ferndale Library, has purchased copies of How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi, The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander, and Race Matters by Cornel West.

Sept. 3 – Zoom Presentation with First-Person Portrayal of President Abraham Lincoln

August 29th 2020

Wood will present a first-person portrayal of President Abraham Lincoln in period dress and discuss the president’s life and the history of the United States from Independence through the Civil War.

Sept. 3 -7 – Michigan State Fair Virtual Events

August 29th 2020

The 2020 virtual Michigan State Fair aims to creatively capture the essence of a traditional fair through this new medium.

Sept. 2 – Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation Online 

August 29th 2020

We will start with a short introduction followed by a 30 minute guided, sitting meditation, then close the session with questions, answers and interesting experiences.

Sept. 1 – Ferndale Police Street Corner Round Table

August 29th 2020

This is your opportunity to ask questions, voice concerns, and provide feedback in a relaxed round table, socially distanced, setting.

Aug. 31 – OCHN Hosting Overdose Awareness Day Drive Thru Resource Fair

August 29th 2020

Oakland Community Health Network (OCHN) is recognizing Overdose Awareness Day by co-hosting a drive through event for community members seeking information related to the treatment and/or prevention of substance use disorders.

Aug. 29:  Virtual Rent Party to Benefit Lighthouse

August 29th 2020

Mike Jellick has become a mainstay on the Detroit Jazz scene and beyond. He draws from classical and jazz influences in his jazz playing and writing.

Aug. 29 – Royal Oak Giving Away Mosquito Repellent following Positive West Nile Virus Test

August 28th 2020

The City of Royal Oak was informed by the county health division that they detected a positive mosquito pool for West Nile Virus from a trap set Aug. 17 at Quikstad Park.

Michigan Reaches 100,000 COVID-19 Cases, 14,213 in Oakland County

August 28th 2020

The COVID-19 crisis continues as Michigan reaches 100,000 cases of the disease. 

Four Shot, Three Fatally, in Dispute Between Pontiac Neighbors

August 28th 2020

Upon arrival, Deputies found four victims on the front porch, inside the home, and on the front lawn of a residence.