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Sales Support Causes in Ferndale

June 9th 2013

Volunteers came together for two mass yard sales on June 8. The Trunk and Treasure Sale was held in the parking lot of City Hall, where vendors rented tables with the fees going to support Ferndale Recreation. Across the street at FernCare free clinic there was a yard sale of donated items, with proceeds helping provide health care for the needy.

Balloons, Powdered Paint And Politics At Ferndale Pride (video)

June 8th 2013

For the third year in a row, Ferndale Pride’s focus was on a family-friendly festival with plenty of music and ways for the community to connect. But there was also a strong political element to the festivities, reminding people of the struggles LGBT people face and the need for allied and politician support

Ferndale Recreation June Newsletter

June 4th 2013

Ferndale Recreation Newsletter   June 2013  Ferndale Summer Day Camp   Register Today!!   Camp Dates: June 24-June 28 July 1 – July 5 July 8 – July 12 July 15 – July 19 July 22 – July 26 July 29 – August 2 August 5 – August 9 August 12 – August 16 Camps […]

Ferndale Schools Champion Meetings Continue – June 6

June 4th 2013

All school district parents , other parents, high school students, teachers and district staff, administrators and board members, as well as community members are invited to the third of four public Champions Meetings Thursday, June 6 at 6:30 pm at Coolidge Intermediate School.

Ferndale Launches New Website

June 3rd 2013

Ferndale Launches New Website (City of Ferndale Press Release, June 25, 2013) On Tuesday, June 25th, the City of Ferndale will launch their new official website under the new domain The launch of the new site marks an important step toward City Council’s objectives to make prodigious strides in digital government, communication, and technology […]

Ferndale has been Cleaned Up (video)

May 12th 2013

In its second year, Clean the Ferndale Up brought over 80 residents out to do various clean up projects around the city. Focusing mainly on parks and major streets, teams picked up trash, raked leaves, and put mulch around trees.

World History lesson at DIA for UHS seniors

May 9th 2013

Seniors from the world History & Geography classes at University High School spent a gorgeous spring day exploring and “scavenger-hunting” artwork displayed at the Detroit Institute of Arts.

Public Invited to CFF Civility Project May 16

May 7th 2013

Now CFF is specifically seeking participation from those who did not have the opportunity to attend in 2012.

The next event is on May 16, 2013 from 5:30 until 7:30 in the evening at the Kulick Center(registration and a light dinner begin at 5:00 p.m.).

Livestreaming for Journalists (video)

May 7th 2013

Being on top of what technology is available can help news organizations adapt more quickly. While major networks show up at events with satellite vans and bulky cameras, tech-savvy independents can get right in the middle of fast-moving, close-quartered events. With the right technology they can even do it live.

Ferndale Schools Holding Four More Strategic Planning Meetings

May 7th 2013

The Ferndale Schools Strategic Plan Steering Committee is inviting all community members to participate in the following important “town hall” meetings to help define the future of Ferndale Schools.

Participants will have a chance to share their opinions, views, ideas and give feedback