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Ferndale Announces Extended Snow Emergency

February 4th 2014

Ferndale Announces Extended Snow Emergency (City of Ferndale Press Release, Feb. 4, 2014) The Director of Public Works has declared a snow emergency for the City of Ferndale starting Tuesday 2/4/14 at 8p.m. The snow emergency shall remain in effect until Friday 2/7/14 at 4p.m. or until declared ended by the DPW Director. The extended […]

Citizens for Fair Ferndale Seeks Good Neighbor Nominations

February 3rd 2014

Citizens for Fair Ferndale Seeks Good Neighbor Nominations (CFF Press Release, Feb. 3, 2014) Please join Citizens for a Fair Ferndale in celebrating the ongoing efforts of those who live, work and attend school in Ferndale who value the fair and equal treatment of others and are engaged in making this happen on a daily […]

Hazel Park Police Get Honors

February 3rd 2014

Hazel Park Police Get Honors (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 3, 2014) Sometimes being a police officer can feel like a thankless job, but in Hazel Park city leaders want to make sure those who protect and serve are recognized for their work.  Last week they gathered at Kick Ass Sports Bar in Warren to hand […]

Berkley Rotary Welcomes Senator Pappageorge Feb. 10

February 3rd 2014

Berkley Rotary Welcomes Senator Pappageorge Feb. 10 (Rotary Press Release, Feb. 3, 2014) The Rotary Club of Berkley is pleased to announce they’ll be hosting Senator Pappageorge at their meeting on Monday, February 10 at 12:15 pm.  Lunch will be served for $5.  Senator John Pappageorge represents Michigan’s 13th District and will be giving a […]

Mode Shift’s Road Map To Understanding SEMCOG

February 2nd 2014

Mode Shift’s Road Map To Understanding SEMCOG (David Sands, Mode Shift, Feb. 2, 2014, orig. wearemodeshift.org/mode-shifts-road-map-understanding-semcog) It was a noteworthy 2013 for the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments. The organization not only helped jumpstart the new Regional Transit Authority, but it’s been busy developing a regional non-motorized transportation plan and conducting an analysis of rapid transit […]

Ferndale Seniors Support Bedside Healers with Cookie Sale Proceeds

February 2nd 2014

Ferndale Seniors Support Bedside Healers with Cookie Sale Proceeds (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 2, 2014) Virgina Saxon was touched when she heard about a local man’s quest to provide stuffed animals to children in the hospital.  That’s why she and fellow Ferndale Seniors had a massive cookie sale during the Downtown Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival […]

79-Year-Old Dies in Royal Oak Fire

February 2nd 2014

79-Year-Old Dies in Royal Oak Fire (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 2, 2014) A 79-year-old man was found dead Saturday in a condo fire in the 3200 block of Coolidge in Royal Oak at around 4:30pm.  The Royal Oak Fired Department called in Oakland County Sheriff’s Office to assist in the investigation. More information will be […]

Center for Michigan Community Conversation Feb. 12

February 2nd 2014

Center for Michigan Community Conversation Feb. 12 (FPL Press Release, Jan. 10, 2014) Join the Ferndale Public Library as we host The Center For Michigan’s Community Conversation. The Community Conversations are taking place all over the state of Michigan. The information will be complied and given to the government officials elected in November. Topics include: […]

Fire on E. Saratoga in Ferndale Leaves Duplex Damaged

February 2nd 2014

Fire on E. Saratoga in Ferndale Leaves Duplex Damaged (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 2, 2014) The Ferndale Fire Marshal is investigating a fire on E. Saratoga Street in Ferndale near Woodward after a fire around 3am this morning. “Everyone got out safe. There was heavy damage to the upper flat. The fire marshal is investigating […]

2014 Rib Burn Out Photos

February 1st 2014

2014 Rib Burn Out Photos (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 1, 2014) Dino’s Lounge has pulled it off again – another successful Rib Burn Out!  The annual event raises money for Ferndale Youth Assistance and Michigan AIDS Coalition.  Plus it brings hundreds of people from out of the snow into a warm heated tent full of […]