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Rhonda Walker Foundation Youths Get Spa Treatment

July 26th 2013

Lillie D’or Salon and Spa located in Ferndale on Woodard Avenue between 8 and 9 mile opened its doors to 17 Detroit inner city youths of the Rhonda Walker Foundation for a day filled with complementary spa services.

Another Successful Pig & Whiskey Festival

July 25th 2013

Ferndale’s famous Pig & Whiskey festival took place last weekend, with people from all over SE Michigan packing into the area behind the WAB and the Emory for three days’ worth of music, food and drink.

Meijer at 8 Mile and Woodward Now Open

July 25th 2013

Inside shoppers can find Michigan-grown produce, Detroit-themed apparel, and other local products like Atwater Brewery’s State Fair Pale Ale. Many Ferndale residents found coupons on their door in the past few days…

Retiring Pleasant Ridge City Manager Sherry Ball Shares Memories (video)

July 25th 2013

A commitment to learning is a big part of what made Ball an asset to Pleasant Ridge. Things changed quickly in the quarter of a century since she first started.

Martin Road Park Hill Renamed for DPW’s Don Gattes

July 25th 2013

At their July 22 meeting, Ferndale City Council voted unanimously to honor Gattes by re-naming the hill the “Don Gattes Sledding Hill.”

Oakland County Commissioners Announce Budget Hearings

July 25th 2013

On Thursday, July 25, 2013, the Oakland County Board of Commissioners Finance Committee will review the County Executive’s Recommended Balanced Triennial Budget for FY 2014 consisting of $799,148,947

Retiring Pleasant Ridge City Manager Sherry Ball Shares Memories (video)

July 25th 2013

Retiring Pleasant Ridge City Manager Sherry Ball Shares Memories (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 24, 2013) After 26 years of service to the people of Pleasant Ridge, Sherry Ball is ready to say farewell, and get busy spending more time with her grand-kids. For the past 15 years she’s been the City Manager of the […]

Need a Job? Here is the FCC Job Flash!

July 25th 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:

Clerk Brings In New Lawyers to ‘Defend’ In Hazel Park Couple’s Case

July 24th 2013

Pitt-McGehee has volunteered to represent Brown pro-bono so that there is no extra cost to the taxpayers.

“I’m glad the judge has said the plaintiffs should have their day in court,” Brown said.

Shine On Yoga Opens on Woodward

July 24th 2013

Visitors will often be greeted by Vito at the front desk, and a get a fabulous smile and energy from Linda.

To learn more about this new Downtown Ferndale business, visit their website at http://shineonyoga.net/.