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Sister Pie Founder to Speak at Ferndale Library Jan. 13

December 20th 2018

Sister Pie Founder to Speak at Ferndale Library Jan. 13 Ferndale, MI – Sister Pie founder Lisa Ludwinski appreciates the pragmatism of her pastry of preference. Pies are a delicious opportunity for a fresh, year-round baking schedule of Michigan’s seasonal agricultural output. You’ll hear about that, as well as much of the story behind the […]

Drag Queen Story Time Supporters Pack Huntington Woods Meeting

December 19th 2018

Drag Queen Story Time Supporters Pack Huntington Woods Meeting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 19, 2018) Huntington Woods, MI – Over 150 residents and supporters packed the gymnasium of the Gillham Recreation Center for Tuesday night’s Huntington Woods City Commission meeting after news broke over a California-based organization’s intent to protest the Drag Queen Story Time […]

Explore: Sorensen Park in Holly Township

December 19th 2018

Explore: Sorensen Park in Holly Township (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 19, 2018) Holly, MI- Northwest Oakland County is full of natural places, one of which is Sorensen Park in Holly Township.  This 93-acre gem has a nature center, two softball fields, a playground, and a 5k (3.1 mile) trail that leads over a quaint stream […]

Merry Moonlight Madness in Downtown Ferndale Dec. 20

December 19th 2018

Merry Moonlight Madness in Downtown Ferndale Dec. 20 Ferndale, MI – This is a special late night and late date shopping event that takes place on Thursday, December 20th. Have a few more people to shop for, or are just looking for something for yourself? Many retailers will be open late and offering specials just […]

Huntington Woods Commissioner Resigns Early In Midst of Drag Queen Story Time Pushback

December 18th 2018

Huntington Woods Commissioner Resigns Early In Midst of Drag Queen Story Time Pushback (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oakland County Times, Dec. 18, 2018) Huntington Woods, MI – Huntington Woods City Commissioner Allison Iversen resigned Tuesday after emails she sent regarding the Huntington Woods Library’s Drag Queen Story Time program were made public. Iversen was planning to […]

Reporter Food: Steak Burrito at Taco Tienda Mexicana

December 17th 2018

Reporter Food: Steak Burrito at Taco Tienda Mexicana (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 17, 2018) Madison Heights, MI – Inside the strip mall at the corner of John R. and Whitcomb (13 1/2 Mile) is a tiny Mexican grocery store, and inside that grocery store is a cafe called Taco Tienda Mexicana. This authentic Mexican restaurant […]

Basketball, Fitness Station and More Proposed for Ferndale’s Geary Park

December 17th 2018

Basketball, Fitness Station and More Proposed for Ferndale’s Geary Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 17, 2018) Ferndale, MI – The process of re-imagining Ferndale Parks continues Monday night at City Council considers approving Phase I plans for Geary Park, located at Pinecrest and Earle Blvd. If approved, work will begin in 2019 and is expected […]

Ferndale Considering Ban on Wild Animals for Performance or Display

December 16th 2018

Ferndale Considering Ban on Wild Animals for Performance or Display (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 16, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale City Council will be considering a ban on the display or performance of wild or exotic animals on public or private property in the city. The ordinance is on the consent agenda for Monday night’s […]

January Small Business Workshops Available through Oakland County

December 16th 2018

January Small Business Workshops Available through Oakland County (Oakland County, Dec. 16, 2018) CEED Lending Small Business Loan Orientation Time: 9:00am – 11:00am January 9, 2019 Registration Link   Have a need for alternative financing for your business? Is your business located in Oakland County? Consider learning more about the CEED Lending Small Business Loan […]

Rust Belt Market Open Daily Through Dec. 24 with Special Holiday Vendors

December 16th 2018

Rust Belt Market Open Daily Through Dec. 24 with Special Holiday Vendors (Rust Belt Market, Dec. 15, 2018) Ferndale, MI- Each year we host additional vendors within our event space—making The Rust Belt one of the most desirable shopping destinations in Metro-Detroit. This year, the entire marketplace and bar will be open continuously from December […]