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Fighting Cancer w/Unusual Fundraiser: Pole Dancing With a Purpose

July 4th 2014

Fighting Cancer with Unusual Fundraiser: Pole Dancing With a Purpose (Guest Column by Lori Glaza, July 4, 2014) Fifteen months ago breast cancer touched my family. Five days after my loved one was diagnosed, I signed up to participate in the Susan G. Komen 3 Day. I felt it was the best way to show […]

Pedestrian Dead after being hit by Garbage Truck in Berkley

July 3rd 2014

Pedestrian Dead after being hit by Garbage Truck in Berkley (compiled report, July 3, 2014) A 61 year old woman is dead after being struck by a garbage truck in Berkley Wednesday night. The accident happened at about 8:30pm at 11 Mile and Woodward. According to various reports, the woman had been crossing 11 Mile […]

Ryan Dillaha – Free Concert in the Park July 18

July 3rd 2014

Ryan Dillaha – Free Concert in the Park July 18 (C. Proxmire, July 3, 2014) The Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission is bringing free music to the community with two free concerts this year. Ryan Dillaha and the Miracle Men will be performing at the Kulick Community Center park (1201 Livernois, Ferndale) on July 18 […]

The oc115 Seeks Sponsors

July 3rd 2014

The oc115 Seeks Sponsors (July 3, 2014) The oc115 is a reader-supported online news hub that has grown from serving one community (as The Ferndale 115 News) to a county-wide framework. Currently we have over 20,000 unique readers each month. On any given day 1,000-2,000 people visit oc115.com to see our latest posts. A sponsorship […]

Royal Oak Residents Warned of ‘Water Department’ Imposter Scam

July 2nd 2014

Royal Oak Residents Warned of  ‘Water Department’ Imposter Scam (City of Royal Oak, July 2, 2014) The Royal Oak Police Department is investigating a Larceny that occurred in the 1100 block of Cherokee. A Royal Oak resident called the police department on July 1, 2014 at 2:27 p.m. to report a larceny. The resident stated […]

Berkley Pot Petition Turned In, Voters to Decide Nov. 4 (video)

July 2nd 2014

Berkley Pot Petition Turned In, Voters to Decide Nov. 4 (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 2, 2014) Berkley could soon be added to the list of Michigan cities with local ordinances legalizing marijuana thanks to the efforts of volunteers who turned in petitions on Tuesday to put a proposal on the Nov. 4 ballot. 700 […]

Outdoor Movie in Downtown Ferndale: Hairspray July 17

July 2nd 2014

Outdoor Movie in Downtown Ferndale: Hairspray July 17 (Andrea Johns, July 2, 2014) Outdoor movies on Vester Street are back. Downtown Ferndale will close off Vester Street just West of Woodward for a special showing of the movie Hairspray. Movie starts at sundown! Bring a lawn chair, bring the kids, and come down to Vester […]

Pancake Breakfast to Raise Money for Pontiac Parks July 26

July 1st 2014

Pancake Breakfast to Raise Money for Pontiac Parks July 26 (press release, July 1, 2014) The Friends of the Pontiac Parks Association is hosting their first ever pancake breakfast to raise money for the upkeep of Pontiac Parks. The breakfast is Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM, and features All Saints […]

Knife-Wielding Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in Royal Oak

July 1st 2014

Knife-Wielding Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in Royal Oak (Royal Oak Police, July 1, 2014) The Royal Oak Police Department responded to an Armed Robbery of the Speedway Gas Station located at 1620 East 12 Mile Road. On June 29, 2014, at 3:21 p.m., an employee called 911 to report the Armed Robbery. The employee stated […]

Ferndale Library Picks with Kelly Bennett

July 1st 2014

What To Read n’ Watch Next: Ferndale Library Staff Recommendations with Kelly Bennett (FPL, Jeff Milo,Circulation Specialist, July 1, 2014) Welcome back to another of the Ferndale Public Library’s bi-monthly edition of staff recommendations! Need some advice on what you should read next? Kelly Bennett has been Head of Circulation for more than 2 years […]