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Nick’s Pizza Opens Ferndale Location

January 12th 2014

Nick’s Pizza Opens Ferndale Location (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 12, 2014) After over 50 years in Hazel Park, Nick’s Pizza has expanded and opened a Ferndale location at 745 E. 9 Mile.  Now nestled in the same plaza as Apple Fritter, Christine’s Cuisine and the Ferndale Career Center, owners Michael and Karen Lambrecht hope their […]

Financial Fitness Series at Ferndale Public Library Starts Jan. 22

January 11th 2014

Financial Fitness Series at Ferndale Public Library Starts Jan. 22 (FPL Press Release, Jan. 11, 2014) Resolve to get your finances in shape with help from the Ferndale Public Library’s Financial Fitness Series. This four part series will provide a foundation for making your money work for you today and tomorrow. The series kicks off […]

C.H.A.I.N.E.D. Fundraiser to Help Local Dogs Jan. 23 at Loving Touch

January 11th 2014

C.H.A.I.N.E.D. Fundraiser to Help Local Dogs Jan. 23 at Loving Touch (Amanda Hanlin, Jan. 11, 2014) C.H.A.I.N.E.D. is a 501c3 non-profit working to improve the lives of Detroit-area dogs who live chained outside by providing vital supplies and services including fenced yards, insulated dog houses, spay/neuter assistance, vaccines, flea/tick prevention, food assistance, treats, toys, love […]

20 Year Old Orion Twp. Man Dies of Suicide

January 11th 2014

20 Year Old Orion Twp. Man Dies of Suicide (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept., Jan. 11, 20140 INCIDENT:  03:44 Hrs. Jan. 11, 2014 – Orion Twp. – Suicide #14-5201 SUMMARY: Deputies along with Orion Twp. Fire Department were dispatched to an address in the 1200 block of Heights on report of a suicide attempt.  Initial information […]

Three Applicants to Vie for Open Ferndale School Board Seat

January 10th 2014

Three Applicants to Vie for Open Ferndale School Board Seat (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 10, 2014) The Ferndale Public Schools Board of Trustees will hear from three applicants on Monday night, and decide which one will fill the seat left vacant by longtime Trustee and Board President Chuck Moeser when he resigned in mid-December. Lakesha […]

Plane Crash Kills Pilot Near Pontiac Lake

January 10th 2014

Plane Crash Kills Pilot Near Pontiac Lake (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 10, 2014) Various sources report that the pilot of a small twin-engine Cessna 310 airplane was killed when his aircraft crashed just west of the Oakland County International Airport Friday evening.  According to Fox 2 News, “the scene of the accident is off North […]

Need a Job? Here is the FCC Job Flash

January 10th 2014

Need a Job?  Here is the FCC Job Flash (FCC Job Flash, Jan. 10, 2014) 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 […]

Grant Funds Purchase Large Print Books at Berkley Public Library

January 10th 2014

Grant Funds Purchase Large Print Books at Berkley Public Library The City of Berkley successfully secured Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds for use throughout the City for designated projects.  A portion of the money from the grant was allocated to purchase new large print books for the Berkley Public Library’s collection. “The City of […]

Teen Raising Money for Hiroshima Peace Trip

January 9th 2014

Teen Raising Money for Hiroshima Peace Trip (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 9, 2014) “Kindness towards a stranger can be an act of peace,” said Rebecca Phoenix.  The 17-year-old Ferndale High School Junior believes so deeply in the power of peace that she’s planning to go to Hiroshima Peace Park and put 1,000 paper cranes on […]

Public Invited to Downtown Ferndale Goals Meeting

January 9th 2014

Public Invited to Downtown Ferndale Goals Meeting (Ferndale DDA Press Release, Jan. 9, 2014) Setting Goals & Objectives for the future of Downtown Ferndale will drive the content and conversation at the Ferndale Downtown Development Authority’s Annual Planning Meeting on Monday, January 20 from 4-8 pm at the Kulick Center, 1201 Livernois, Ferndale. The meeting […]