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Ridge Fine Art Show Nov. 17

November 13th 2012

Customers are encouraged to vote for their favorite artist for a People’s Choice award. The winner receives a cash prize and offer to show again the next year, while the people who voted for the winner get a chance to win one of many donated handmade items.

Clean Energy Rally Rocked 9 & Woodward

November 13th 2012

“Fracking looms on our horizon. Each “frack” of each well needs up to 5 MILLION gallons of water. Wonder where that water will have to come from? Look at your favorite Great Lake, your beloved rivers and trout streams, off the end of your cottage’s dock.”

Ferndale Recreation Activities Announced

November 13th 2012

November 5th through December 17th we will be offering Drop in Basketball on Mondays from 6-8pm at the Kulick Center. November 7th through December 19th we will be offering Drop in Volleyball on Wednesdays from 6-8pm at the Kulick Center. Fee is $4/visit or a visit pass can be purchased- 5 visits for $10

Students to Present Bus Stop, a Romantic Comedy

November 12th 2012

“A lot can happen in one night when people are forced to spend it together. Love, laughter and tears are all part of eight people’s quirks and conflicts. Who ends up together and who does not will be answered by morning”

Devoted Teacher Bess Hysni Passes Away

November 12th 2012

She went on to have a remarkable teaching career at Ferndale High School that spanned 48 years. She is truly a teaching legacy at that school. She was the former head of the National Honor Society and former member of the Rotary Club.

Veterans Day in Ferndale 2012 (video)

November 12th 2012

Each year on Nov. 11 at 11:11am members of the Ferndale Memorial Association, Ferndale Elks, Hangin’ with the Heroes and other residents gather at the Memorial Mall on Livernois to pay homage to United States Veterans, and those of allied nations as well.

Gary Meier Cancels Controversial Contract

November 10th 2012

Ferndale Schools Superintendent Gary Meier announced at the Monday Nov. 5, 2012 Policy Committee meeting that he had cancelled the contract between his own private consulting firm ICE and the school district.

Ferndale Area Chamber Gives 2012 Awards (video)

November 10th 2012

The Ferndale Area Chamber held its 2012 Annual Awards and Recognition Gala at Shriners Silver Garden on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. The elegant event featured a strolling dinner, a vast silent auction, an “art concert,” and of course the presentation of several awards.

Ferndale Recognized for Environmental Leadership

November 8th 2012

The Challenge launched in 2009 and emphasized energy efficiency projects in an effort to help local governments prepare for and make the best use of federal Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) funds. Over the last year, a team of graduate students from the University of Michigan worked with Challenge participants and the staff of partner organizations to update the program.

Police Report: Woman on Stolen Motorcycle

November 8th 2012

On 11/05/12 at about 11:50 p.m. a Ferndale officer made a traffic stop on a motorcycle and found the woman rider was on a stolen bike.