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Fire Truck Pull in Ferndale to Raise Money for Special Olympics July 25

June 22nd 2015

Fire Truck Pull in Ferndale to Raise Money for Special Olympics July 25 (event listing) On July 25, 2015, the Law Enforcement Torch Run will be kicking off their first inaugural Fire Truck pull in Ferndale at the FOP Lodge 130.  The event is looking for teams of 10 to pull a fire truck pull […]

Recreation Celebration for HP, OP, RO Twp & Ferndale July 17

June 22nd 2015

Recreation Celebration for HP, OP, RO Twp & Ferndale July 17 (event listing) Recreation Departments for Hazel Park, Oak Park, Royal Oak Township and Ferndale are hosting a Recreation Celebration along with Oakland County Parks at Green Acres Park in Hazel Park on July 17 from 3pm-8pm. There will be a 250 ft zip line, […]

State Police Open House Gives Up Close Look at Oak Park Post

June 21st 2015

State Police Open House Gives Up Close Look at Oak Park Post (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 21, 2015)   From about 700-1000 feet in the air, Michigan State Police Trooper Nate McGuire is able to provide helicopter support to the troopers on the ground in a variety of situations. “We mostly use it to search […]

Art Fair @ City Hall Showcases Local Artists

June 21st 2015

Art Fair @ City Hall Showcases Local Artists (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 21, 2015) The new and improved Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission has planned an ambitious summer full of events like Art @ City Hall, Concerts in the Park, and Salon Sundays.  Saturday they held their first ever Art Fair @ City Hall event.  […]

Detroit Transgender Voices Shared in Newly Released “Treasure” Film

June 21st 2015

Detroit Transgender Voices Shared in Newly Released “Treasure” Film (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 21, 2015) “I just hope it brings her family some peace. I hope the other transgender men and women activists inspire others to stand up and be activists too.” That is what Director Dream Hampton said about her film “Treasure: From […]

Autism Heroes Walk at Detroit Zoo June 28

June 21st 2015

Autism Heroes Walk at Detroit Zoo June 28 (event listing) The 1st annual Michigan Autism Heroes Walk will take off on Sunday June 28th at 8:30 AM at the Detroit Zoo. After the Walk, all are invited to explore the zoo until close. AAoM will provide entertainment at the events pavilion until Noon. This is […]

Huntington Woods Concert in the Park June 23

June 20th 2015

Huntington Woods Concert in the Park June 23 (event listing) Concert in the Park on Tuesday, June 23rd at 7:15 p.m in Scotia Park featuring HW resident Stewart Francke (Blue-eyed soul music). HW Babysitting Co-Op will be selling baked goods.  Motor City Franks and Kona Ice will also be on hand with partial proceeds benefiting […]

Hazel Park Art Fair Aug 22 and 23 – BOOTHS AVAILABLE

June 20th 2015

Hazel Park Art Fair Aug 22 and 23 – BOOTHS AVAILABLE   The CALL FOR ART deadline is June 30. There are still a few booth spots left, submit now to ensure you get one before they are all gone! August 22 (10am-9pm) and August 23 (10am-7pm) – Green Acres Park in Hazel Park, MI […]

State Decides: Glo Liquor License Suspension Justified

June 20th 2015

State Decides: Glo Liquor License Suspension Justified (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 20, 2015) After a lengthy investigation into allegations of violence and mismanagement at Glo Nightclub in Ferndale, the Michigan Liquor Control Commission determined Friday that they were justified in revoking their liquor license. Glo was thrust into the limelight in March when neighbors around […]

“No Air, Not Fair,” Ferndale Housing Residents and Advocates Chant (video)

June 19th 2015

“No Air, Not Fair,” Ferndale Housing Residents and Advocates Chant (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 19, 2015 Assistant City Manager Joe Gacioch seemed surprised when a group of senior citizens and activists came into City Hall on Tuesday with signs chanting “No air, not fair.” The group was a blend of folks from Detroit Eviction […]