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i3Detroit Among Teams in Red Bull Creation Contest (video)

July 10th 2014

i3Detroit Among Teams in Red Bull Creation Contest (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 10, 2014)   The creative minds at Ferndale-based i3Detroit are once again showing off the importance of innovation as they take part in the 72-hour Red Bull Creation contest. The competition was moved from Brooklyn, NY to Detroit this year and participants […]

Killer of Ferndale Senior… Gets 40-60 Years (video)

July 10th 2014

Killer of Ferndale Senior Citizen Pleas Down, Gets 40-60 Year Sentence (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 10, 2014) Thirty-seven year old William Thomas Goad was sentenced to 40-60 years in prison for strangling and stabbing an elderly Ferndale man in January. He was originally charged with open murder in the case, but in May he […]

New Visualization Tool Shows That We Are All In This Together!

July 10th 2014

New Visualization Tool Shows That We Are All In This Together! (Guest Column by Pleasant Ridge Mayor Kurt Metzger, July 10, 2014) The clearest indicator of the regional connections that we share as communities comes from an analysis of place of residence and place of work. The Census Bureau uses commuting patterns to determine the […]

Blessing of the Animals at St. Luke’s in Ferndale July 13

July 10th 2014

Blessing of the Animals at St. Luke’s in Ferndale July 13 (compiled, July 10, 2014) This Sunday, July 13 at 10:30am, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will hold a special outdoor service called “Mass on the Grass,” which will include a “Blessing of the Animals.”  St. Luke’s is located on the corner of Livernois and W. […]

The oc115 is Now Hiring: Sponsorship Specialist

July 10th 2014

The oc115 is Now Hiring: Sponsorship Specialist The Ferndale 115 / Oakland County 115 News Hub is HIRING! Looking for someone to help us get sponsorships and form partnerships with local groups and businesses, and to help manage our Reader Support campaign. This is a commission-based independent contract gig with a lot of potential – […]

The Nature of Cities Film Screening July 16

July 10th 2014

The Nature of Cities Film Screening July 16 (Art Myatt, Transition Ferndale, July 10, 2014) Transition Ferndale is hosting a screening of the documentary The Nature of Cities on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 7:00 pm at the Ferndale Library, 222 East Nine Mile Road, Ferndale, MI. The 39-minute video, will leave plenty of time for […]

Car Left on Blocks, Tire Theft Suspects Caught

July 10th 2014

Car Left on Blocks, Tire Theft Suspects Caught (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police, July 10, 2014)   Two men have been arrested and will be arraigned on charges of ‘Larceny from Auto’ for leaving a car on blocks after stealing the wheels and tires. On 07/08/14 at about 4:30 a.m. police responded to the area […]

Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair July 12-13

July 10th 2014

Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair July 12-13 (Press Release, July 10, 2014)   Location: Royal Oak Memorial Park Woodward Ave. @ 13 Mile and Coolidge Hwy. Saturday, July 12, 2014 – 10:00 am to 6:00 pm Sunday, July 13, 2014 – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm As one of the most successful juried art fairs […]

Pet Adoption Center Offers Free Cat Adoption July 12

July 10th 2014

Pet Adoption Center Offers Free Cat Adoption July 12 (Oakland County Pet Adoption Center Press Release, July 10, 2014) ​ Individuals who meet screening requirements may adopt cats for free this weekend at Oakland County Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center’s “Certified Pre-Owned Cat Adoption Event” on Saturday, July 12 from 10 a.m. – 4 […]

Candidate Forum for Judge for 52-4 District Court July 14

July 10th 2014

Candidate Forum for Judge for 52-4 District Court (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 10, 2014) The League of Women Voters is hosting a candidate forum for the 52-4 District Court on Monday, July 14, 2014 at 7pm. The forum will take place at the Clawson City Hall, 425 Main Street. The 13th District includes Clawson and […]