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Multi-City Bike Route Mapping Meeting Dec. 7

November 25th 2011

The Royal Oak Environmental Advisory Board is inviting cyclists from Royal Oak, Birmingham, Berkley, Huntington Woods, Ferndale, and Pleasant Ridge to tell them what routes they use…The meeting takes place Dec. 7

Dutch Pink at The Berkley Front on Friday, Nov. 25

November 23rd 2011

To listen to Dutch Pink songs like Good Work, Corn Palace Heirs, and Miss Bettie Page, check them out on Myspace. They can also be heard on You Tube, or their website www.dutchpink.net. They’ll be playing another show at The Berkley Front on Friday, Nov. 25. The opening band for the show is Cosmic Light Shapes, a group that comes from Hamtramck.

School Board Sends Bond Application to Treasury

November 22nd 2011

The Bond Application, which can be downloaded in its entirety here, goes through each building and its specific needs. It includes proposed bond language as well as terms of the bond they are seeking.

Pooch Found in Pleasant Ridge

November 21st 2011

Pleasant Ridge Police found this little dog near Woodward Heights Sunday night. If it is yours or you know who it belongs to, please contact the Pleasant Ridge Police at 248-541-2900.

Traffic Study at Troy and Allen

November 21st 2011

The DDA is expected to return to council on Nov. 28 with the results of their experiment and other information collected from the TIA study.

Ferndale Schools Stand up to Bullying

November 20th 2011

“We’re all different, but I believe we all deserve respect. …This will show victims of bullying I have their back if they need help and send a message to their bullies that I will not encourage or accept their behavior with my silence.

Lessons in Leaf Pick Up, What You Need to Know

November 20th 2011

Though the service is a nice convenience for residents, it does come with some responsibility.

Help Goodfellows with their Christmas Mission, No Child Goes Without

November 19th 2011

Donations to Goodfellows go directly to help Ferndale and Pleasant Ridge families in need, and the organization relies on the charity and generosity of those in the community who can space a little to help their neighbors.

FHS Senior Receives Full-Ride Athletic Scholarship

November 19th 2011

On November 14, Kelsey Wilson, FHS Senior, signed a National Letter of Intent to play volleyball with Akron University. In addition to playing for Akron, Wilson received a full athletic scholarship for tuition, room and board, books and supplies.

City Honors Norm VanSparrentak (1959-2011)

November 19th 2011

Norm joined the Ferndale Fire Department in June of 1994 and retired in June of 2010. He served as a firefighter, paramedic, and hazardous materials technician for 16 years and was Firefighter of the Year in 2002…