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J. Chris Newberg Back in Michigan, in Ferndale and Berkley

March 8th 2012

Now he is in LA, livin’ the celebrity dream. But he is coming back for two nights worth of comedy appearances here in the Metro Detroit area.

Appeals Court Sides with Democrats in Redistricting Case

March 8th 2012

Bill Mullins, press liaison for County Executive Patterson, said “We completely expected it to go 2-1. Two of the judges were [former Governor Jennifer] Granholm’s appointees and we fully expected them to sway that way. We have already filed in the Michigan Supreme Court and we hope to have a ruling in the next 2-3 weeks.”

Good Neighbor Awards Call For Nominations – due Thurs

March 6th 2012

Nomination Forms must be received by Thursday, March 8, 2012 through online submission, or post mail to Citizens for a Fair Ferndale…

CLEAR Organizers Announce Public Info Meeting March 14

March 5th 2012

“Our Kick-Off Meeting March 14 will give us an opportunity to explain our mission and vision very fully, and we are hoping for a large group of interested participants at that meeting. Personally, I’d like people to know that this is an opportunity to offer feedback in a positive, productive way for our schools.”

Fundraising for a Double Lung Replacement

March 3rd 2012

Jessica Johnson needs a double lung transplant, and two Ferndale businesses have stepped in to help with fundraising events.

Green Party Presidential Candidate to Speak

March 3rd 2012

On Monday, March 5, 7:30 pm- 10 pm Green Party Presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein will be at AJs Café at 240 W. 9 Mile for a meet-n-greet.

Students Get Ready for Grease by Decorating DDA Windows

March 1st 2012

“It’s a lot more work that you’d expect when you first jump in,” Schurg said. “We start rehearsing in January and the auditions are in December. So as soon as we come back from winter break we get right to it.”

DIY Advertising Over Easy w/ Jon Moses

March 1st 2012

Although that is the most important rule, there are many small business owners who don’t have the budget for a graphics person and there will always be those who think they know best for themselves. So Moses…

A Terrier’s Cautionary Tale

March 1st 2012

What can be more fun for a dog than a road trip up north with your family and the chance to run free in the woods of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula? For 13-year-old Eva, the frolicking came to an abrupt end when the 40-pound terrier mix impaled herself on a sharp stick that happened to be jutting out of the ground.

A Hero’s Welcome and Another Send Off

March 1st 2012

Sibula shared his war stories at the Hangin’ with the Heroes event on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012. Hangin’ with the Heroes is Ferndale’s way of celebrating the sacrifices made by the men and women of the armed forces. A party is held to recognize send offs and homecomings, complete with honors and recognition, plus a delicious spread of food shared with community members.