Ferndale

Lack of Affordable Housing Impacts throughout Oakland County

November 27th 2018

  Lack of Affordable Housing Impacts throughout Oakland County (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 27, 2018) Troy, MI- As rental prices continue to increase throughout Oakland County, so too are the problems associated with homelessness and housing instability.  A panel of leaders from various organizations met Nov. 14 in Troy to look at the scope of […]

Downtown Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival Dec. 8

November 27th 2018

Downtown Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival Dec. 8 Ring in the holidays with #DowntownFerndale’s annual Holiday Ice Festival, Saturday, December 8th from 10am to 4pm! Come for plenty of traditional holiday-time activities for the whole family to enjoy. Experience downtown as it transforms into a winter wonderland with nearly 50 magnificent ice creations lining streets! Watch […]

On Giving Tuesday, Remember Local Journalism

November 27th 2018

On Giving Tuesday, Remember Local Journalism (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 27, 2018) Giving Tuesday is a time to consider what causes matter to you. Oakland County Times is a place for many of the things that matter to our readers. If you believe in the power of independent journalism to keep citizens informed about what’s […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

November 26th 2018

  Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Nov. 26, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, […]

Reporter Food: Chicken Wing Deviled Eggs and More at Public House

November 24th 2018

Reporter Food: Chicken Wing Deviled Eggs and More at Public House (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 24, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Public House in Downtown Ferndale has a menu of unique, almost artistic, items.  When I had the chance recently to visit for lunch I was delighted with the trio of Chicken Wing Deviled Eggs.  They […]

“Allergy Mom” Shares Tips For Parents at Ferndale Library, Dec 5

November 24th 2018

“Allergy Mom” Shares Tips For Parents at Ferndale Library, Dec 5 FERNDALE, MI– A food allergy diagnosis can be daunting for kids and a constant source of anxiety for parents. Ferndale resident Julie Updyke is embracing the title of “Allergy Mom,” and preparing a presentation for Wed., Dec. 5 at the Ferndale Library to answer […]

Ferndale Library Offers Leniency for Overdue Fees During Food Drive Dec. 9-15

November 24th 2018

  Ferndale Library Offers Leniency for Overdue Fees During Food Drive Dec. 9-15 FERNDALE, MI – Have you been putting off a return to the library because of unpaid fees? This holiday season, the Ferndale Library offers local cardholders the chance to find some leniency by way of a food drive for non-perishable items to […]

Iron Ridge Tree Lighting Celebration in Ferndale Nov. 30

November 24th 2018

Iron Ridge Tree Lighting Celebration in Ferndale Nov. 30 Ferndale, MI- Join Iron Ridge for some free holiday fun. FREE Entry • Santa + Mrs. Claus • Food + Drink Vendors • Holiday Market • Tree Lot • Kids Crafts • Live Music • and more! Friday, November 30th, 5:30-8:00pm / Tree Lighting to take place […]

ACA Enrollment Assistance at Ferndale Library Dec. 11

November 24th 2018

ACA Enrollment Assistance at Ferndale Library Dec. 11 From the inception of FernCare Free Clinic, its purpose was to provide short term care to those in need of general medical assistance without health care coverage. FernCare Free Clinic will be hosting two sessions offering enrollment assistance with experienced volunteers to provide aid in ACA enrollment. […]

Win $5,000 Oakland County “Small Business Saturday” Shop Local Contest

November 22nd 2018

  Win $5,000 Oakland County “Small Business Saturday” Shop Local Contest (Oakland County, Nov. 22, orig. Nov. 17, 2018) Oakland County, MI- One holiday shopper can win $5,000 just by making a purchase at any independent retailer or service provider in Oakland County during “Small Business Saturday” Nov. 24. Shoppers who buy goods or services […]