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Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Dies at Age 80

August 3rd 2019

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson died at his home in Independence Township early Saturday morning.

Garbage Truck vs. Speed Boat: Watch Ferndale Trash Collectors Crush It (video)

August 1st 2019

For the men of Car’s Trucking Inc, who are contracted to pick up trash from the city, the boat was an exciting challenge.

Aug. 21 – Presentation on Ranked Choice Voting/Instant Runoff Voting

August 1st 2019

What it is, how it works for democracy, and when we’ll get to use it.

Aug. 3 – Modern Natural Baby Ten Year Anniversary Celebration

August 1st 2019

Modern Natural Baby is turning 10! 10 years of helping parents in the metro Detroit area!

Aug. 25 – Fade Backs and Back Packs for Kids at Ferndale Elks

August 1st 2019

This is a first come first served event with a limited supply, so come early.

Aug. 25 – Dog Day at Oak Park Pool

August 1st 2019

The end of the swimming season is upon us and the last day goes to the dogs.

Aug. 24-25 – Hazel Park Art Fair

August 1st 2019

“There is such a variety … and there are always new artists showcasing their work.”

Kamala Harris Campaigns with Congressperson Lawrence on Debate Night

July 31st 2019

Prior to taking the stage at Detroit’s Fox Theatre, Harris met with supporters at a campaign event hosted by Congressperson Brenda Lawrence at her pre-debate party at the Whittier Building.

$5,000 Scholarship for Anti-Texting Campaign, Deadline Aug. 31

July 31st 2019

“The scholarship has been created in her honor to inspire change in teens who drive distracted
and help prevent car accidents,”

Royal Oak Weighing Options After City Manager Retirement, Decline of Interim Offer

July 30th 2019

Commissioners will next have to decide whether to hire an Interim or to have City Manager Duties handled by others at City Hall