Ferndale

Gunfire and Explosions at Ferndale’s Taft School Part of Police Tactical Training Through July

June 18th 2016

Gunfire and Explosions at Ferndale’s Taft School Part of Police Tactical Training Through July (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 18, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The sound of gunfire and explosions and the presence of police in tactical gear will be a common site in Ferndale the next few weeks as the Taft School Building becomes the […]

Art at City Hall Adds to Fabulous Weekend in Ferndale

June 18th 2016

Art at City Hall Adds to Fabulous Weekend in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 19, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The annual Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission Art at City Hall Exhibit was held June 11 with artists stationed under the awning of the City’s municipal offices.  Artists showcased their work and hopefully made some sales […]

Rainbow Run Celebrates Diversity in Ferndale

June 17th 2016

Rainbow Run Celebrates Diversity in Ferndale (C. Proxmire, June 16, 20160 Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce hosted their annual Rainbow Run on June 5, with over 500 runners and walkers winding through the streets of Ferndale while sponsors at color stations sprayed them with powdered paint.  The event is a celebration […]

SMART Bus with Flames on Side has Fire on Woodward

June 15th 2016

SMART Bus with Flames on Side has Fire on Woodward (C. Proxmire, June 15, 2016) Huntington Woods, MI – A fire on a bus this morning backed up traffic on SB Woodward at 11 Mile Road around 8 am.  According to Huntington Woods City Manager Amy Sullivan, the bus had a mechanical issue that resulted […]

Communities Come Together to Celebrate Main Street Accreditations

June 15th 2016

Communities Come Together to Celebrate Main Street Accreditations (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 15, 2016) Holly, MI –  “This shows what we can do when we all pitch in and have a common goal,” said Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson as he looked around at the thriving historic downtown of Holly.  He sat at the […]

Guest View: Going Native, Why and When to Choose Native Plants

June 15th 2016

Guest View:  Going Native, Why and When to Choose Native Plants (Lucas Harrison-Zdenek, Ferndale Permaculture, June 15, 2016) Going Native: Why and When to Choose Native Plants  Native Plants have been an important topic among gardeners for many years.  Recently, with the advent of the “green” movement, many non-professionals have  begun to take notice of […]

Pig & Whiskey July 15-17

June 14th 2016

Pig & Whiskey July 15-17 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Metro Times and the WAB (Woodward Avenue Brewers) presents Another epic summer celebration of booze, BBQ, and live music! July 15-17, 2016 • East Troy Street between the WAB and The Emory All Ages • Free Admission Friday 6 pm-midnight • Saturday 11 am-midnight • […]

Ferndale Community Concert Band Salute to Fathers June 19

June 14th 2016

Ferndale Community Concert Band Salute to Fathers June 19 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Sunday, June 19 at Ferndale High School 881 Pinecrest, Ferndale, MI 48220 We have an exciting program and celebration planned for our final concert of the season! This falls on Father’s Day, and will be a celebration of the Ferndale Community […]

Transgender Pride in the Park in Ferndale Aug. 13

June 14th 2016

Transgender Pride in the Park in Ferndale Aug. 13 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Transgender Michigan hosts this annual gathering of trans-identified, genderqueer and allied people on Aug 13 from noon to 6pm at Geary Park in Ferndale, 1198 Early Blvd, Ferndale, MI 48220 For more info go to : https://www.facebook.com/events/948186701969845/ Check out previous stories […]

“With Love and Courage” Community Comes Together to Mourn Orlando

June 13th 2016

“With Love and Courage” Community Comes Together to Mourn Orlando (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 13, 2016) Ferndale, MI – “It is not only an act of love but of courage this evening that we decide that in the face of the savage hatred in Orlando that we are going to come together as a people.” […]