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Dream Cruise Tribute to Fallen Officer Sgt. O’Rourke (video)

August 16th 2014

Dream Cruise Kicks off with Tribute to Fallen Officer Sgt. Patrick O’Rourke (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, photos: Jaw Dropping Photography, Aug. 16, 2014) The Lights and Sirens Parade is a Ferndale tradition that gives police and fire departments, along with historical vehicle collectors, a chance to blare their sirens, flash their lights, and zip down […]

Motor City Burning Author Talk at Baldwin Public Library Aug. 24

August 16th 2014

Motor City Burning Author Talk at Baldwin Public Library Aug. 24 (Press Release, Aug. 16, 2014) On Sunday, August 24 stop by the Baldwin Public Library to hear Bill Morris, former Birmingham resident, read from his new novel Motor City Burning. Morris will enhance his reading with background music from the era, including works by […]

Watch Classic Cars from Anywhere on the C! Tech Dream Cruise Cam

August 16th 2014

Watch Classic Cars from Anywhere on the C! Tech Dream Cruise Cam (Compiled, Aug. 16, 2014) The Dream Cruise may be inaccessible for some. That’s why Ryan Meray of C! Tech Solutions has set up the Dream Cruise Cam to share the live footage of Woodward Avenue just north of Cambourne in Ferndale. The link […]

Sheriff’s Department Looking for Pontiac Credit Union Robber

August 16th 2014

Sheriff’s Department Looking for Pontiac Credit Union Robber (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, Aug. 16, 2014) INCIDENT: 15:27 Hrs. Aug. 13 – City of Pontiac – Armed Robbery of Credit Union/OCSO K9 Assist – #14-126796 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to Genisys Credit Union in the 44000 block of Woodard on a report of an Armed Robbery.  Upon […]

Go Comedy! to Honor Robin Williams… Monday

August 16th 2014

Go Comedy! to Honor Robin Williams, National Standing Ovation Monday (Pj Jacokes, Producer Go Comedy!, Aug. 16, 2014) Monday night my basement flooded. My son and I ran through the rising water trying to save what we could before it got too deep. Suddenly, my phone beeped. Expecting an update on the storm, I swiped […]

Seats Available for Mental Health Clinical Training on LGBT Issues Aug 21

August 16th 2014

Seats Available for Mental Health Clinical Training on LGBT Issues Aug 21 (Affirmations Press Release, Aug. 16, 2014) Next Thursday, mental health providers around the Metro Detroit area will gain access to the latest professional training to assist in providing quality care to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) clients. Affirmations, Metro Detroit’s community center […]

Clawson Police Collecting School Supplies for Backpack Program

August 16th 2014

Clawson Police Collecting School Supplies for Backpack Program (Press Release, Aug. 16, 2014)   The Clawson Police Department will once again collect school supplies to disperse between our community educational institutions. Papers, binders, back packs, crayons, markers, pencils, pens, etc. Monetary donations are welcome to help with cost of purchased supplies (please make check out […]

Video: Jake Sigal Talks about 3-60 Project

August 15th 2014

Video: Jake Sigal Talks about 3-60 Project (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 15, 2014) The 3-60 Project has been the subject of heated discussion lately in Ferndale, with a campaign brewing against the proposed mixed use buildings that could go in the City’s Withington and Troy Street parking lots. The project is in the early stages […]

Ferndale Police Search for Charter One Bank Robber

August 15th 2014

Ferndale Police Search for Charter One Bank Robber (Lt. Wilson, Ferndale Police Dept, Aug. 15, 2014) On Weds. 08/13/14) at about 1:20 p.m. Ferndale Police responded to a bank robbery that had just occurred at the Charter 1 Bank at 23001 Woodward. The suspect had already fled the scene. Investigation showed that a man entered […]

How to Avoid After-Flood Scams

August 15th 2014

How to Avoid After-Flood Scams (Attorney General Bill Schuette, Aug. 15, 2014)                  Attorney General Bill Schuette today issued a consumer alert with tips for southeast Michigan residents facing damage from recent flooding. The alert, which Schuette issued through his Consumer Protection Division, offers tips on avoiding scam artists and criminals who exploit emergency situations, […]