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Farmer Nate and Animal Friends Visit Ferndale Lower Elementary

April 19th 2019

Farmer Nate and Animal Friends Visit Ferndale Lower Elementary (Crystal Proxmire, April 19, 2019) Ferndale, MI – The kids in Ferndale’s Lower Elementary had some special guests Tuesday.  Nate Perkins, known to children as “Farmer Nate,” of Upland Hills Farm in Oxford spent the day teaching kids at Ferndale’s Lower Elementary about animals and life […]

Man Living in Back Room Survives Two Fires at Courtesy Cleaners, Business Severely  Damaged

April 19th 2019

Man Living in Back Room Survives Two Fires at Courtesy Cleaners, Business Severely  Damaged (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 19, 2018) Ferndale, MI – A man living in the back room of Courtesy Cleaners at 750 Livernois in Ferndale is the one who spotted two fires in the laundromat / dry cleaning facility Thursday night. The […]

Baker College Decides Against Building Campus in Ferndale

April 18th 2019

Baker College Decides Against Building Campus in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 18, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Baker College has bowed out of negotiations with Ferndale over locating a new campus in the Downtown.  The City and Baker had been part of an Exclusive Negotiating Rights agreement set to expire this month. “We would like […]

Oak Park State of the City Address and Performances May 1

April 18th 2019

Oak Park State of the City Address and Performances May 1 Oak Park, MI- State of the City Address Along with speeches about the past, present, and future of the City, we are also anticipating performances from each of the school districts that represent Oak Park. The National Anthem will be sung by a Berkley […]

Ferndale Student Seeks Votes for Toyota Anti-Texting and Driving Contest

April 18th 2019

Ferndale Student Seeks Votes for Toyota Anti-Texting and Driving Contest (Lara Mossa, April 18, 2019) Ferndale, MI –  Dressed in yellow and strumming a happy-faced ukulele, Adelaide Wilson sang “Put That Phone Away.” Wilson created the one-minute video for the Toyota TeenDrive 365 Scholarship Contest. The light-hearted film encourages drivers to put down their phones […]

Reporter Food: Primo’s Special Pizza at Primo’s in Oak Park

April 18th 2019

Reporter Food: Primo’s Special Pizza at Primo’s in Oak Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 20, 2019) Oak Park, MI – It was time to finally try Primo’s Pizza at 10100 W. 9 Mile in Oak Park. I figured the best bet would be to go with the house favorite – the Primo’s Special Pizza.  Cheese, […]

Oakland County Breastfeeding Coalition Promotes Access, Support for Moms

April 17th 2019

  Oakland County Breastfeeding Coalition Promotes Access, Support for Moms (Jennifer Day, Chair of Oakland County Breastfeeding Coalition, April 17, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  Message […]

Clawson Schools on Lockdown as Police Investigate Online Comments – UPDATED

April 17th 2019

Clawson Schools on Lockdown as Police Investigate Online Comments (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 17, 2019)   UPDATED – The lockdown has been removed. A student who was not in school made a threat on Snap Chat stating they were bringing a gun to school. The student was located in Auburn Hills. Auburn Hills Police located […]

Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter Gives Last State of the City Address

April 16th 2019

Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter Gives Last State of the City Address (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 16, 2019) Ferndale, MI – After nine years serving as Mayor of Ferndale, Dave Coulter will not be running for another term. He announced this decision at the State of the City Address Tuesday evening at the Rust Belt Market.  […]

Waterford Michigan Works Office Closing

April 16th 2019

Waterford Michigan Works Office Closing (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 16, 2019) Waterford, MI- The Oakland County Michigan Works! Office will close on June 15 according to a press release from the county.  “The Waterford School District operates this office and has decided to focus its resources on pre-kindergarten through 12th grade programming. A new office […]