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Ferndale’s Judge Longo Returns After Major Illness (video)

March 19th 2014

Ferndale’s Judge Longo Returns After Major Illness (video) (Court Press Release, March 19, 2014) On March 19th, a very grateful and much healthier Judge Longo returns full time to the bench in the 43rd District Court.  The Judge expressed his sincere appreciation to all the caregivers he encountered in his recovery from a serious illness, […]

Gov. Snyder Confirms Financial Emergency in Royal Oak Township

March 19th 2014

Gov. Snyder Confirms Financial Emergency in Royal Oak Township (State of Michigan Press Release, March 19, 2014) Gov. Rick Snyder today confirmed his earlier determination that a financial emergency currently exists in Royal Oak Township. Under Public Act 436 of 2012, the Local Financial Stability and Choice Act, elected officials in the township now have […]

Ready for Thoroughly Modern Millie? FHS Musical Opens March 22

March 18th 2014

Ready for Thoroughly Modern Millie? FHS Musical Opens March 22 (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 18, 2014) Millie Dillmount comes to New York in 1922 to celebrate the new-found independent spirit of women, and to make her way by marrying for money.  That’s the way the musical Thoroughly Modern Millie starts out. The show is being […]

Local Celebrities Read to Roosevelt Students (video)

March 18th 2014

Local Celebrities Read to Roosevelt Students (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 18, 2014) To an adult, it is twenty minutes away from their day jobs.  But to the youngsters at Roosevelt Primary in Ferndale, the guests who come to their classrooms on Reading Day are celebrities and heroes. The tradition takes place each year in […]

Rochester Hill Introduces Phone App

March 18th 2014

Rochester Hill Introduces Phone App (Rochester Hills Press Release, March 18, 2014) Our new mobile app keeps you informed with features such as the Alert Center, News Flash and Notify Me. It offers three calendars so you know what’s happening in the Parks at Public Meetings and in the Community. Hiking the trails just got […]

Volunteer for Ferndale Pride, First Meeting March 20

March 17th 2014

Volunteer for Ferndale Pride, First Meeting March 20 (Crystal Proxmire, March 17, 2014) This year’s Ferndale Pride event will be Sat., May 31st, 1-10pm, downtown Ferndale with the theme “Gay in May.” There are many tasks to be done including pre-planning, promoting, handing out posters and flyers, and fundraising at advance events. Event Day, May […]

Giuseppe Ciccone’s Exchange Student Experience

March 17th 2014

Giuseppe Ciccone’s Exchange Student Experience (Giuseppe Ciccone, March 17, 2014) I arrived at the Detroit Metropolitan airport on August 21st.  Everything started that day. I remember every single moment: My host mom Karen and two of my three siblings, Ash and Violet, waiting for me with a colorful poster which said, “Welcome home Giuseppe.” That poster didn’t […]

Camp Casey Cowgirl Pubcrawl March 29 in Ferndale

March 17th 2014

Camp Casey Cowgirl Pub Crawl March 29 in Ferndale (Camp Casey Press Release, March17, 2014) Camp Casey, a Michigan based nonprofit horseback riding program for children with cancer and their families, will be hosting their fifth annual Cowbell Pub Crawl from 5:30pm-11:30pm on March 29th in downtown Ferndale. The night begins at The Loving Touch […]

Possible Heroin Overdose Death in Pontiac

March 17th 2014

Possible Heroin Overdose Death in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept., March 17, 2014) INCIDENT:  12:41 hrs. March 16 – City of Pontiac Possible Overdose Death  #14-038543 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the 900 block of Kettering Ave for a report of subject with trouble breathing. OUTCOME OF INCIDENT:   Upon arrival deputies spoke to the complainant who […]

ENDA Community Meeting, March 17, 2014

March 17th 2014

ENDA Community Meeting, March 17, 2014 (Americans for Workplace Opportunity Press Release) 6:00pm – 7:30pm, March 17 at Affirmations Community Center, 290 W. 9 Mile Road, Ferndale. The purpose of this Community Meeting is to discuss the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) and what we can do as residents of Michigan to do our part in […]