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Border Crossings: Coming of Age… Czech Resistance Sept. 20

September 15th 2014

Border Crossings: Coming of Age in the Czech Resistance Sept. 20 at Berkley Library (Berkley Library Press Release, Sept. 15, 2014) Border Crossings: Coming of Age in the Czech Resistance Saturday, September 20 at 2:00 p.m. Border Crossings: Coming of Age in the Czech Resistance is a memoir describing the impact of World War II […]

Ferndale Library Picks: End of Summer Round-Up

September 15th 2014

Ferndale Library Picks: End of Summer Round-Up (Jeff Milo, FPL Circulation Specialist) Can it be? Summer’s almost over? Where did it go? (And, boy, was it chilly!) Our Director, Jessica Keyser, will be helming this edition of Library Recommendations with a list of titles she’s been enjoying all season long. Be sure to check out […]

Sweetness and Strength at Downtown Clawson Block Party (video)

September 14th 2014

Sweetness and Strength at Downtown Clawson Block Party (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 14, 2014) Family fun came in multiple flavors at the Downtown Clawson Block Party on Saturday. Dozens of Clawsonites picnicked in the closed-off section of Main Street, enjoying food from local restaurants and playing games for kids and adults. New this year […]

Out of Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention Sept. 21 in Milford

September 14th 2014

Out of Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention Sept. 21 in Milford (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 11, 2014) When Laura Edwards lost her son Chase to suicide at the age of 12 in 2003, she knew she had to do something to let other parents know about the risk factors and signs so that other parents […]

Transgender Health Fair Sept. 27

September 14th 2014

Transgender Health Fair Sept. 27 (TGMI Press Release, Sept. 14, 2014)   Transgender Michigan proudly presents: Transgender Health Fair, Saturday, Sept. 27 1-4pm at Affirmations, 290 W. 9 Mile, Ferndale, MI 48220   Come discover health resources available to the transgender communities . Exhibits…vendors….speakers….panels….FREE The only health fair in Michigan dedicated to the transgender community. […]

Bomb Squad Called on Trailer Damaged…

September 14th 2014

Bomb Squad Called on Trailer Damaged by Explosive Device in Highland Twp. (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Sept. 14, 2014) INCIDENT:  18:40 Hrs. Sept. 13 – Highland Township – Explosives Investigation / Detective and MSP Bomb Squad Callout – #14-145197 – and #14-145518 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to 2400 block of Jackson Blvd for a report of […]

Grand Opening of Candle Wick Shoppe’s Reiki Healing Center, Sept. 15

September 14th 2014

Grand Opening of Candle Wick Shoppe’s Reiki Healing Center, Sept. 15 (Candle Wick Shoppe Press Release, Sept. 14, 2014) 9/15/2014 12:00 noon to 8:00 pm We are proud to announce the opening of CWS Reiki Healing Center. We want to be your Reiki source in Ferndale, Michigan. First a little bit about Reiki Healing. It […]

Ride Home from Party in Pontiac Ends in Robbery

September 14th 2014

Ride Home from Party in Pontiac Ends in Robbery (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept., Sept. 14, 2014) INCIDENT: 02:53 Hrs. – City of Pontiac – Armed Robbery. #14-145722 SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to E. Huron and Woodward Ave. for a report of a robbery. Upon arrival the victim stated that she was at a party at […]

DIY 2014 Delights with Art, Music and Community

September 13th 2014

DIY 2014 Delights with Art, Music and Community (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 13, 2014) DIY Ferndale came through with another year of art, music and community this weekend, packing Downtown Ferndale with visitors. Local artists and musicians made the event special, and of course the hosts – owners of the Emory, Woodward Avenue Brewery and […]

Ferndale Marching Band Makes Grand DIY Entrance (video)

September 12th 2014

Ferndale Marching Band Makes Grand DIY Entrance (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 12, 2014) Members of the Ferndale Golden Eagle Marching Band made the trek from the high school all the way to the DIY Festival Friday night. Led by police escorts they crossed Woodward Avenue at Marshall and made their way through the neighborhood […]