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Groundbreaking for West 9 Mile Project May 1st

April 26th 2013

How the West was One,” a major reconstruction project of West Nine Mile in Downtown Ferndale, will officially begin with a Community Round Up and Groundbreaking from 6-8 pm, Wednesday, May 1 at 918 W. Nine Mile Road. Attendees will “Dig In” to break ground at 6:15 pm, followed by…

Happy(ish) author to host book reading event May 4

April 25th 2013

Happy(ish) follows Jane Pearson who is single, thirty-five and reluctantly dressed as a squirrel. When she’s not covered in fake fur, Jane sleeps with the wrong men, avoids laundry, sets her vibrator on fire, and dodges her mother’s demanding phone calls.

FernCare Free Clinic 5th Annual Dinner May 2

April 25th 2013

FernCare is holding its 5th Annual Dinner, May 2, Thursday from 6 – 9:30 pm at the Ukrainian Cultural Center, 26601 Ryan Road, Warren.

Ferndale Family Fundale April 27 and more

April 25th 2013

Family Fundale will take place 1:00 to 4:00 on Saturday afternoon, April 27, 2013. The event was created to introduce people to family-friendly business in Downtown Ferndale.

Rotary Annual Pasta Dinner April 25

April 25th 2013

Thursday

April 25th

Blumz…ByJRDesigns

503 East Nine Mile

Ferndale, MI 48220

Serving from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m

Livernois Road Diet Discussion April 24, 2013

April 24th 2013

Adjacent home and business owners, as well as community stakeholders, are invited to engage in the process before final designs are approved and construction begins for the corridor. The meeting will occur April 24th, 2013 at 6:00pm in the Ferndale Public Library located at 222 E Nine Mile Rd, Ferndale, Michigan 48220.

Day of Books and Roses

April 24th 2013

The Day of Books and Roses brought Ferndale together in support of the Ferndale Public Library, and honored the legend of St. Jordi of Catalonia. On this day, lovers exchange books and roses and it is the number one day for book sales in Spain. The official day is April 23. Here in Ferndale it was celebrated on April 21, with food, wine, poetry readings and music added into the mix.

Need a Job? Here is the FCC Job Flash!

April 24th 2013

The Ferndale Career Center is known for connecting individuals to jobs, and companies to employees. Now they are offering a “Job Flash,” which is a list of available positions in the area. This will be updated regularly on their website at http://ferndalecareercenter.wordpress.com. Below are the most recent job listings:

Man Jumps from Woodward Overpass

April 22nd 2013

It totally was surreal and horrible. I was about to turn right on Woodward from Main and I saw the guy put down his bag and get on the side rail. He just climbed on it and jumped. I was in shock for a moment and then I called 911.

The Great Cloth Diaper Change 2013 (video)

April 21st 2013

Thousands of babies around the country all got changed at 11am as part of the attempt. The stunt not only gives the families something fun to be part of, it helps raise awareness about the benefits of cloth diapers.