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Nov. 18 – Virtual Public Hearings on SMART Plan

November 15th 2020

For major route and service changes, SMART conducts hearings to give the public an opportunity to review
the proposals and share their feedback.

CANCELLED – Drive By Parade for Seniors in White Lake’s Independence Village

November 15th 2020

This event has been CANCELLED

Nov. 17  – Healthy Trees in the Home Landscape Virtual Presentation

November 15th 2020

This class lists good and bad trees, why you should choose one tree over another. It also explains micro-climate environmental conditions. Finally, it will discuss oak wilt, a devastating disease to oak trees.

Nov. 17 – MSHDA Virtual Housing & Resource Fair

November 15th 2020

How to buy a home
Eviction Diversion Program
Home repair
Credit Repair
Funding opportunities
Tax foreclosure prevention
Rental assistance 
Federal, state, and local housing and community resources

Nov. 16 – Racism: Public Health Crisis Webinar

November 15th 2020

The free event, sponsored by Women Confronting Racism, will explore the intersection of race, racism, and health disparities in the state of Michigan.

Nov. 16 – History of Glen Oaks Virtual Presentation

November 15th 2020

Oakland County Parks and Recreation Historian Carol Egbo will discuss the graceful 1925 English-style stone clubhouse which is designated as one of Michigan’s Historical Buildings.

Several Appointed to Governor’s Black Leadership Advisory Council

November 14th 2020

Governor Gretchen Whitmer made appointments to the Black Leadership Advisory Council

Ferndale Library Now Has Video Games

November 14th 2020

They currently have titles for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One.

Reporter Food: J’s Penalty Box in Downtown Ferndale

November 13th 2020

Featured under their specialty pizza section, this pie was topped with sliced Koegel’s hot dogs, block chili, white onion, yellow mustard, and mozzarella cheese on very tasty pizza dough.

Friend of Frogs, Savior of Salamanders: Detroit Zoo’s Amphibian Expert Ruth Marcec-Greaves

November 12th 2020

Dr. Ruth Marcec-Greaves is the director of the center.  She’s dedicated her life to learning about the diverse mix of frogs, toads, salamanders, and newts that can be found around the globe.  Learning about them – and protecting them.