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Recycling Tour Times Available for SOCRRA-Area Groups

October 22nd 2013

Recycling Tour Times Available for SOCRRA-Area Groups (C. Proxmire, Oct. 22, 2013) SOCRRA [Southeast Oakland County Resource Recovery Authority] is getting ready for America Recycles 2013 by reaching out to area groups and inviting them to come in for tours of their Troy-based sorting facility. There they take plastic, metal, paper, and other recyclable items […]

Miss Representation at Ferndale High School, Oct. 28

October 21st 2013

Miss Representation Screening at Ferndale High School- Monday, Oct. 28 (Citizens for Fair Ferndale Press Release, Oct. 21, 2013) Last year, CFF coordinated carpooling to a screening of Miss Representation at Oakland University. We also donated two copies of the film to the Ferndale Public Library. Ferndale High School and Ferndale Youth Assistance are sponsoring […]

Have You Pledged Your Reader Support?

October 21st 2013

Have You Pledged Your Reader Support? (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 21, 2013) As the Ferndale 115 News expands into a county-wide framework, it’s important that we show what kind of support this online news project has, and get a steady stream of funding going.  Our goal is to encourage journalism’s revival, with a grassroots approach […]

City of Royal Oak News Updates

October 21st 2013

City of Royal Oak News Updates (City of Royal Oak, Oct. 21, 2013) Voter Information Center: http://www.michigan.gov/vote Royal Oak participates in the State-wide QVF system and the City’s voting records are available from this system. From there you can do the following: ·         Determine if you are registered to vote ·         Find your polling location […]

Oakland Township Hunter Lost and Found

October 21st 2013

Oakland Township Hunter Lost and Found (Oakland Co. Sheriff’s Dept. Oct 21, 2013) INCIDENT:  12:41 hrs, 10-17-13 – Oakland Township Lost Hunter   #13-160684 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the area of Lake George Rd. and Predmore Rd. to search a wooded area for a hunter lost in the woods. The hunter called 911 and stated that […]

Ferndale Police Report: Drunk Driver Hits Police Car and Flees

October 21st 2013

Ferndale Police Report: Drunk Driver Hits Police Car and Flees (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police, Oct.21, 2013) Ferndale Police arrested a woman Sunday night after she ran a red light and crashed into a police car on 8 Mile road. After the crash, the woman fled the scene. She was caught shortly after. Andreana SEAY, […]

Ferndale Library Board Candidates Have their Say

October 21st 2013

Ferndale Library Board Candidates Have their Say (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 21, 2013) Beyond the limelight of this year’s four-way Mayor’s race, is a ballot of unopposed candidates who have no campaigning to do in order to get elected. The Library Board of Trustees positions fall into this category.  Yet because it is not often […]

“J-Rock” and “Shaq” Wanted for Questioning in Pontiac Shooting

October 20th 2013

“J-Rock” and “Shaq” Wanted for Questioning in Pontiac Shooting (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept. Press Release, Oct. 20, 2013) INCIDENT: Oct. 19, 02:52 hrs. – City of Pontiac – Assault w/ Gun  #13-161616 SUMMARY:  Deputies were dispatched to St. Joseph Mercy Hospital for a report of shooting victim.  Upon arrival, Deputies spoke with the victim who had […]

Holiday Howl & Merry Meow in Ferndale Nov. 9

October 20th 2013

Holiday Howl & Merry Meow in Ferndale Nov. 9 (Jean Peplinski, Oct. 20, 2013) Tickets are now available for a spectacular new holiday event is coming to downtown Ferndale! Guests at the Holiday Howl & Merry Meow will enjoy free appetizers, treats and drink samples, live cocktail music from the amazing Roland Remington, make-and-take ornaments […]

Festive Ferndale, Oct. 26: Hoe Down, Trick or Treat & Spooktacular

October 20th 2013

Festive Ferndale on Oct. 26: Hoe Down, Trick or Treat and Spooktacular (C. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2013) Saturday, October 26 is a great day to get the kids dressed up in Halloween costumes and bring them to Downtown Ferndale.  With three festive events there is sure to be enough to wear the little ghosts and […]