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CFF’s Ferndale Election Forums Online Now (video)

October 31st 2013

CFF’s Ferndale Election Forums Online Now (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 29, 2013) The last of the Ferndale candidate forums is now available online thanks to Citizens for Fair Ferndale and The Dalton Group.  The forum took place Oct. 26 and gave the public an opportunity to hear from the four mayoral candidates, the two […]

Rock the Vote Free Concert in Ferndale Nov. 2

October 31st 2013

Rock the Vote Free Concert in Ferndale Nov. 2 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 31, 2013) No matter who you may be voting for, mayoral candidate Craig Covey is inviting you to come out for a free concert Saturday night at One-Eyed Betty’s to celebrate the upcoming Election Day. Rock the Vote takes place Saturday, Nov. […]

From July’s Trash to Halloween Treasure: The Story of…

October 30th 2013

From July’s Trash to Halloween Treasure: The Story of the Ferndale Normal Mannequins (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 30, 2013) When Laura Mikulski and Ben Wojdyla saw the picture of mannequins thrown out in an artsy looking photograph from the Ferndale 115 News Facebook page, they knew they had to act quickly.  The picture, taken by […]

Ferndale Elementary PTA Halloween Fun Night Pictures

October 30th 2013

Ferndale Elementary PTA Halloween Fun Night Pictures (Ernest Truant, Oct. 30, 2013) The Ferndale Elementary PTA held their annual Halloween Fun Night on Oct. 25. K-6 students from Coolidge and Kennedy got together at Coolidge for games, contests, candy and other Halloween-themed fun. Thanks to the Ferndale Elementary PTA for providing pictures. Learn more about […]

Berkley Mayor Shares State of the City (video)

October 29th 2013

Berkley Mayor Shares State of the City (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 29, 2013) “If you have a garden and a library you have everything you need.”  The quote by the famous philosopher and politician Cicero was used by Berkley Mayor Phil O’Dwyer to explain what he loves about his city in his Oct. 25 […]

Ferndale Prepares for High Voter Turnout

October 29th 2013

Ferndale Prepares for High Voter Turnout (City of Ferndale Press Release, Oct. 29, 2013) Voters in Ferndale head to the polls on Tuesday, November 5, to elect a mayor, 2 council members, and 4 library directors. Also on the ballot is a proposal to amend the City Code to allow use, possession or transfer of […]

Views: Crystal’s Council Speech on Voting In Honor of…

October 29th 2013

Crystal’s Council Speech on Voting in Honor of Marty & Dennis Hoeppner (given at City Council by oc115 Editor & Publisher Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 28) I am here because there is a tradition that I think needs to be continued and honored. For as long as I have been back living in Ferndale and […]

The Big Scissors Come Out and West Nine Mile Re-Opens (video)

October 28th 2013

The Big Scissors Come Out and West Nine Mile Re-Opens (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 28, 2013) The orange barrels are almost gone and the ribbon has officially been cut as the West Nine Mile reconstruction project draws to a close. Among the new features are permeable asphalt parking bays, 18 new on-street parking spaces, […]

Collins and Covey Debate Ferndale Marijuana Proposal (video)

October 28th 2013

Collins and Covey Debate Ferndale Marijuana Proposal (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 28, 2013) What will happen if voters approve a ballot measure to legalize marijuana for adults over age 21 possessing an ounce or less on private property?  That is the debate taking place around Prop. A in Ferndale, which will be on the ballot […]

Visitors Have Sweet Time…

October 27th 2013

Visitors Have Sweet Time Trick or Treating at Downtown Ferndale Businesses (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 27, 2013) Downtown Ferndale was full of families this weekend as dozens of children and parents took to West 9 Mile for the DDA’s Trick or Treat event.  Visitors had a chance to check out the variety of stores and […]