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Ferndale PTSA Arts & Crafts Fair May 10

April 23rd 2014

Ferndale PTSA Arts & Crafts Fair May 10 (PTSA Press Release, April 23, 2014) The Ferndale Secondary PTSA is hosting a Handmade Arts & Craft Fair on May 10, 2014 from 10 am to 5 pm at Ferndale High School at 881 Pinecrest in Ferndale. Local crafters and artists will showcase and sell their original […]

Road Rally for Ferndale Relay for Life April 26

April 23rd 2014

Road Rally for Ferndale Relay for Life April 26 (Relay for Life Press Release, April 23, 2014) Gas up your cars! Check the air in your tires! Road Rally for Ferndale Relay For Life on Saturday, April 26 Start location: Digital Learning Center (Previously Taft Elementary School. 427 Allen Ferndale, MI Meet in parking lot […]

Berkley Approves New Bike Routes

April 22nd 2014

Berkley Approves New Bike Routes (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 22, 2014) Calling it a “pedal in the right direction,” Berkley City Councilperson Steve Baker and fellow elected officials approved new bike routes for the city. The old bike route, established years ago, took residents on a leisurely, aimless path. In 2011 several cities got together […]

Oak Park & Hazel Park Get Pot Petitions Turned In, Berkley Next

April 22nd 2014

Oak Park and Hazel Park Get Pot Petitions Turned In, Berkley Next (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 23, 2014) City by city, pro-marijuana activists have been placing decriminalization ordinances on the ballot. On Tuesday Andrew Cissell and Debra Young turned in petitions in both Oak Park and Hazel Park, putting the issue on the ballot for […]

Former FHS Student, MMA Fighter, Found Murdered Near LA

April 22nd 2014

Former FHS Student, MMA Fighter, Found Murdered Near LA (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 22, 2014) A body found in a burning vehicle in the desert outside of Los Angeles on April 14 has been identified as former Ferndale resident Justin Neil Schalk, 40. Schalk is a former student of Ferndale High School who had been […]

Young Heroes Honored in Royal Oak

April 22nd 2014

Young Heroes Honored in Royal Oak (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 22, 2014) Two young men were honored Monday by the Royal Oak Police for their heroism. Each was presented with a ROPD Citizen Award before the City Commission. Dugan Fernandez, 18, prevented a tragedy when he spotted a 17-year-old girl standing atop a five-story building […]

Police Looking for DLC Assault Suspect

April 21st 2014

Police Looking for DLC Assault Suspect (Ferndale Police, April 21, 2014) Ferndale Police have two men in custody for assaulting a 16 year old student in class at Taft Digital Learning Center. A third suspect is still at large and police are asking that anybody with information as to his whereabouts phone the police department […]

Drayton Avenue Auction Carnival April 25

April 21st 2014

Drayton Avenue Auction Carnival April 25 (Drayton Avenue Press Release, April 21, 2014) Drayton Ave Silent Auction is upon us!! All welcome to enjoy this lovely adult only event! This event is our biggest fundraiser of the year and a crucial part to making our school a success. It is a silent auction and the […]

Ferndale Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested

April 21st 2014

Ferndale Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested (Ferndale Police, April 21, 2014) Ray Slayton was arrested at about 4:15 a.m. on Easter Sunday Morning. Different agencies (including Ferndale Police, Detroit Police, and Oakland County NET). Police. Media coverage and resulting tips from the public helped in the apprehension of Slayton. The investigation led police to the M&M […]

Giving the Gift of Reading: Berkley Librarian to Take Part in Giveaway

April 20th 2014

Giving the Gift of Reading: Berkley Librarian to Take Part in Giveaway (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 20, 2014) Two things that Berkley Library Director Matt Church loves: reading and backpacking. Those interests merge beautifully in the book “Wild” by Cheryl Strayed, and thanks to a program by World Book Night, he’ll be sharing these interests […]