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Parking Permit Pilot Program Public Meeting Wednesday

April 24th 2012

An informational meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 25 from 6pm-7pm at City Hall. Residents are welcome to come and ask questions and sign up for their permits.

High School Filmmaker Needs Votes to Win Scholarship

April 24th 2012

To see Berger’s video and vote to help her get a scholarship, go to

JFK on Broadway April 28-29

April 22nd 2012

Come see more than 100 Kennedy students on stage in some fabulous costumes with awesome props, supported by more than 30 student stage hands and dozens of other volunteers.

Beyond Ferndale: The rebirth of Broderick Tower

April 22nd 2012

The most prestigious apartments have already been leased. In fact, 75 of the 125 units are already spoken for as tenants clamor for the best views and the most unique layouts.

Community Shares Pasta Meal to Benefit Rotary’s Work

April 21st 2012

The Emory provided pasta and two different sauces; Shriner Silver Garden brought the salads; and desserts were from Peteet’s Cheese Cakes, Treat Dreams, and Dave’s Sweet Tooth Toffee.

To learn more about Ferndale Rotary, go to

Celebrate a Day of Books and Roses

April 21st 2012

Friends of the Ferndale Library and The Society of Sant Jordi invite the public to enjoy a full day of cultural festivities. Admission is $5 and includes a complimentary rose and used book from the Friends of Ferndale Library bookstore. Kids 12 and under are free. Proceeds from the event will go directly to the Library for community programs.

How You Can Help Clean Ferndale Up on May 12

April 18th 2012

Planning is still in the works, and new ideas are most welcome. Some of the choices so far include flower planting at Grant and Ferndale Middle School, grounds cleaning at Coolidge, trash pickup on 8 Mile, Hilton, Woodward and Livernois, and helping to clean up a County-owned vacant property.

Entrepreneurial Spirit: Essential’s Lisa Boyd

April 18th 2012

Essential Massage Therapy offers the following services:

Swedish Massage
Deep Tissue Massage
Neck, Shoulder & Back Massage
Hot Stone Massage
Women’s Reproductive Health
Prenatal Massage
Couples Massage
Chair Massage

Nominate Students for FYA Awards, Deadline May 9

April 16th 2012

Criteria for Individual Recognition: Nominating a deserving youth for their ongoing volunteerism, school or community service project, personal acts of heroism or someone who has overcome adversity in spite of personal hardship.

City of Ferndale to hold week-long earth celebration

April 15th 2012

The Ferndale Environmental Sustainability Commission and the Ferndale Downtown Development Authority are combining efforts with that of the local business community to host the 4th annual Ferndale Green Week. The week of events are an opportunity for residents to not only celebrate Earth Day 2012 but also get to know some local businesses that are doing their part to help celebrate the earth year-round.