Ferndale

Ferndale’s “The dot” Groundbreaking and Info Session Feb. 2

January 29th 2019

Ferndale’s “The dot” Groundbreaking and Info Session Feb. 2 Ferndale, MI – The wait is nearly over: join the City of Ferndale and the Downtown Development Authority as we officially break ground on The dot—Ferndale’s new mixed-use parking development located at 221 W. Troy St. (behind Rosie O’Grady’s). Celebrate as we officially break ground, plus […]

Ferndale to Vote on Raising Parking Rates, Enforcement Hours

January 27th 2019

Ferndale to Vote on Raising Parking Rates, Enforcement Hours (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 27, 2019) Ferndale, MI – As construction is about to begin on the city’s mixed use parking deck development, “the dot,” the City of Ferndale is considering raising parking rates on all meters. According to the City Council agenda packet, “The City […]

Fire Destroys Garage on Albany in Ferndale (video)

January 24th 2019

Fire Destroys Garage on Albany in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 24, 2019) Ferndale, MI – A garage in the 400 block of Albany burned Thursday night.  Ferndale Fire Department arrived on the scene at about 7:45pm and their efforts prevented the fire from spreading to any nearby homes.  There were no apparent injuries. Neighbor […]

Reporter Food: Vegan Melt at Rosie O’Grady’s

January 24th 2019

Reporter Food: Vegan Melt at Rosie O’Grady’s (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 24, 2019) Ferndale, MI – The Impossible Burger has been popping up at restaurants all over the country, including at Rosie O’Grady’s in Downtown Ferndale. Rosie’s has two versions – the veggie burger and the vegan melt. The vegan melt comes with an Impossible […]

MoGo is Coming to Ferndale, Community Meeting Feb. 7

January 23rd 2019

MoGo is Coming to Ferndale, Community Meeting Feb. 7 Ferndale, MI- MoGo is coming to your community! Please join us for a conversation about bike share and let us know where you’d like to see MoGo. Event is free, please share with your friends and neighbors! Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 from 6-7L30pm at Kulick Community […]

NB I -75 Closed for Emergency Pothole Repairs UPDATED – BACK OPEN

January 21st 2019

NB I-75 Closed for Emergency Pothole Repairs – UPDATED BACK OPEN Madison Heights, Troy, MI- Northbound I-75 had been closed down Monday evening between I-696 and M-59 for emergency pothole repairs. Drivers are advised to avoid the area. According to Troy Police, they freeway is expected to be closed for several hours. UPDATE: AT approximately […]

Ferndale Youth Assistance Sees Success in Supporting Kids

January 21st 2019

Ferndale Youth Assistance Sees Success in Supporting Kids (Jack Higgins, Jan. 21, 2019) Ferndale, Oak Park, Royal Oak Township, MI- In 1953, Dr. Wilfred D. Webb, former superintendent of Hazel Park schools, teamed up with Judge Eugene A. Moore, of the Oakland County Probate Court and the Sixth Circuit Court Family Division, to found Youth […]

Resources for Those in Need 2019

January 19th 2019

Resources for Those in Need 2019 Oakland County, MI – Here is a list of resources for shelter, food, medical care and more. This list will be updated if other resources are found. If you know of any please email editor@oc115.com. Shelter Welcome Inn—Covenant Presbyterian Church 21575 W Ten Mile Rd, Southfield 48075 (248) 677-8757. […]

Creating Homes for Outdoor Cats

January 19th 2019

Creating Homes for Outdoor Cats (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 19, 2019, adapted from orig. Oct. 28, 2018) Ferndale, MI – It costs about $20 and an hour of being crafty to help save the lives of feral and community cats, and Kimberly Wallace of the Ferndale Cat Shelter is helping people learn how. Though most […]

Oakland County Elite 40 Under 40 Announced

January 18th 2019

Oakland County Elite 40 Under 40 Announced ​Waterford, Michigan – Beginning Friday at noon, the public can cast an online vote to choose the winner of the Oakland County Executive’s Elite 40 under 40 Class of 2019. About 250 applications and nominations were reviewed by a panel of judges, looking for the top 40 young […]