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WONder Woman Ann Doyle Honored by Women Officials Network (video)

May 1st 2015

WONder Woman Ann Doyle Honored by Women Officials Network (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 1, 2015) Reflecting back on her childhood life-size cut-out of Linda Carter, Ann Doyle shared what she thought being a WONder Woman meant. “It reminds me that being a wonderful woman is just the beginning. I think it’s equally important to […]

Mae’s in Pleasant Ridge Sold, Whistle Stop to Take Over

May 1st 2015

Mae’s in Pleasant Ridge Sold, Whistle Stop to Take Over (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 2, 2015)   Mae’s, the cute little diner in Pleasant Ridge where people would line up down the block for brunch, has been sold. The announcement was made on Facebook Friday, stating: “I want to thank all of our wonderful loyal […]

Ribbon Cutting Marks Garbutt Park Reopening

May 1st 2015

Ribbon Cutting Marks Garbutt Park Reopening (C. Proxmire, May 1, 2015) The shiny new playground equipment at Garbutt Park is officially getting broken in now that the City of Ferndale has cut the ribbon for the park’s re-opening. Nestled behind the old Taft School and Digital Learning Center at Allen and Fielding, the park sits […]

Birmingham Hometown Parade & Party in Shain Park May 17, 2015

May 1st 2015

Birmingham Hometown Parade and Party in Shain Park May 17, 2015 (compiled, May 1, 2015)   The annual Celebrate Birmingham Hometown Parade will be on Sunday, May 17, 2015.  Come join the festivities by marching in the parade, sponsoring a specialty unit, volunteering, or just watching the parade. Park activities for the kids will be […]

Recommended Reading: Adam’s Terror Titles

May 1st 2015

Recommended Reading: Adam’s Terror Titles (Jeff Milo, Circulation Specialist, May 1, 2015) Hello and Happy Spring… We’re happy to introduce Adam Steinman, the newest Board Member serving the Ferndale Area District Library. Steinman believes that a thriving library is vital and one of the best investments a community can make. “I joined the board because […]

WHO LOVES YOU BABY (A poem for youth in foster care)

May 1st 2015

WHO LOVES YOU BABY (A poem for youth in foster care) (MALIK, May 1, 2015) A room with beds along two walls about twelve on each side. Not quite home but its where little precious souls reside. Bedding uniformed in color-scheme but the personalities as colorful as a rainbow. Some mature enough to realize and […]

Sean Madigan Hoen, Michigan Notable Author, at Baldwin Library May 17

May 1st 2015

Sean Madigan Hoen, Michigan Notable Author, at Baldwin Library May 17 (press release, May 1, 2015) The Baldwin Public Library is proud to announce that the Library of Michigan has awarded the Library a grant to host Sean Madigan Hoen, the author of one of the 2015 Michigan Notable Books. Sean Madigan Hoen, author of […]

Royal Oak Police Help with Amazing Proposal (video)

April 30th 2015

Royal Oak Police Help with Amazing Proposal (video) (Royal Oak Police Press Release, April 30, 2015) On April 17, 2013, a young man was pulled over by a Royal Oak Police officer while on his first date with a young woman. Two years later to the day, he asked the ROPD for help with his […]

World Dancers Delight Oak Park Audience

April 30th 2015

World Dancers Delight Oak Park Audience (Ron Warren, April 30, 2015) Grace and beauty filled the stage of the Oak Park High School Auditorium as dancers of the world shared their traditions of music and expression. Oak Park Star II Dance group, the Praise Dancers, Hindu Temple Rhythms, and Kalasheta Temple of the Arts Dancers […]

Waterford Police Looking Suspect in Theft at Dixieland Flea Market

April 30th 2015

Waterford Police Looking Suspect in Theft at Dixieland Flea Market (Waterford Police, April 30, 2015) On 4/26/15 at 10:59 am, Officers responded to the Dixieland Flea Market, 2045 Dixie Hwy for a Larceny in a Building complaint. Arriving Officers spoke with the 67 year old business owner located within the Flea Market. The owner told […]