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Wave of Investment Coming to Ferndale With Garden Fresh $231 Million Sale

June 9th 2015

Wave of Investment Coming to Ferndale With Garden Fresh $231 Million Sale (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 9, 2015) After months of negotiations a deal has finally been reached for Campbell’s to purchase Ferndale-based Garden Fresh Salsa for $231 Million and a solid commitment to stay and grow in the Ferndale Community. Jack Aronson signed the […]

Fire Extinguished at T & W Tool in Oak Park on Monday

June 9th 2015

Fire Extinguished at T & W Tool in Oak Park on Monday (C. Proxmire & Jaw Dropping Photography, June 9, 2015) The pretty blue sky over Oak Park filled with dark gray smoke Monday afternoon when a fire at T & W Tool in Oak Park.  At around 2pm Oak Park Public Safety arrived to […]

This Weeks Job Listings

June 9th 2015

This Weeks Job Listings (Compiled, June 2, 2015) Welcome to This Week’s Job Listing.  This list is compiled from several sources, but primarily by Ferndale Michigan Works.  All Michigan Works Offices provide valuable services to job seekers and employers.  Check out their website at http://ferndalecareercenter.wordpress.com. New jobs! Posted for the week of June 8th – June […]

Registration Open for 8 Week Entrepreneurship Class in Ferndale

June 9th 2015

Registration Open for 8 Week Entrepreneurship Class in Ferndale The Ferndale Small Business Collaborative (FSBC) will present the Build Institute’s Build Basics course in Ferndale this summer. The eight-week class provides business training for aspiring and established entrepreneurs. Participants receive education in money management, business planning, market research, legal matters, accounting, professional development, and more. […]

2015 Pontiac State of the City Address June 29

June 9th 2015

2015 Pontiac State of the City Address June 29 (event listing) 2105 Pontiac State of the City Address June 29, 2015 Lafayette Grande 6:00 – 8:30pm — at The Lafayette Grande Banquet Facility.

Ferndale Community Concert Band Debut Performance June 23

June 9th 2015

Ferndale Community Concert Band Debut Performance June 23 (event listing)   The official event for the first public appearance of the Ferndale Community Concert Band! This FREE concert is titled “the Sounds of Summer.” Ferndale High School Auditorium Doors 7:30 p.m. | Concert Begins 8:00 p.m. Casual Attire Free! With suggested donation of $3/person or […]

Kids Learn Life Saving Benefits of Bike Helmets at Ferndale Bike Rodeo

June 8th 2015

Kids Learn the Life Saving Benefits of Bike Helmets at Ferndale Bike Rodeo (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 7, 2015) As kids of all ages got fitted for free bike helmets at the Ferndale Bike Rodeo, they got to see the necessity firsthand. Ferndale Auxiliary Officer Bruce Jarvie had with him the helmet that saved his […]

Driver Hits Multiple Vehicles, Flips Car, On Academy in Ferndale

June 8th 2015

Driver Hits Multiple Vehicles, Flips Car, On Academy in Ferndale (Dave Cornett and C. Proxmire, June 8, 2015) At about four in the morning Monday an out of control driver hit multiple vehicles on Academy Street in Ferndale just west of Hilton. Witnesses say the driver, a male who appeared to be in his teens […]

Motor City Pride 2015

June 8th 2015

Motor City Pride 2015 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 8, 2015) It’s easy to get lost in the sea of rainbows, glitter, generous amounts of flesh, and the vibe of happy people dancing at Motor City Pride. And of course there is a draw to the people with the wildest hair, sexiest outfits, hottest dance moves, […]

Courthouse Gets Five New Trees Thanks to ReLeaf Michigan

June 7th 2015

Courthouse Gets Five New Trees Thanks to ReLeaf Michigan (C. Proxmire, June 7, 2015) A lovely spring day was celebrated on June 3 as officials from Oakland County, DTE and ReLeaf Michigan gathered to plant five trees at the south end of the County Courthouse in Pontiac. Two Princeton Elms and three Red Buds were […]