Ferndale

Gardening with Mint Art Exhibit of Teen Works in Ferndale April 13

March 24th 2018

Gardening with Mint Art Exhibit of Teen Works in Ferndale April 13 Ferndale, MI -The emerging artists of Mint Artists Guild share creative, spring work – some of it fresh from their easels, others seeming to grow from a garden. The opening is Friday, April 13 from 3-7pm at Level One Bank, 22645 Woodward, Ferndale, […]

Oakland County Schools Impacted by Threats of Violence

March 22nd 2018

Oakland County Schools Impacted by Threats of Violence (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 22, 2018) Oak Park, Ferndale, Royal Oak, Novi, Farmington, Holly West Bloomfield, Hazel Park, Birmingham, South Lyon, MI- In the wake of the Valentine’s Day shooting deaths in Parkland, Florida, the nation has seen a rise of threats made against schools, mainly online.  […]

Royal Oak Shows Other City Planners How Public Art is Done

March 21st 2018

Royal Oak Shows Other City Planners How Public Art is Done (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 21, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- Communities though Oakland County have embraced the idea that public art has an impact.  Sometimes, though, it can be hard to know how to pull public art projects off.  That’s why Oakland County recently hosted […]

My Friend Dahmer Author in Ferndale April 12

March 21st 2018

My Friend Dahmer Author in Ferndale April 12 Ferndale, MI- The Reading Collective presents: An Evening with Derf Backderf Wednesday, April 12 at 7:00 p.m. The Ringwald Theater, Ferndale, MI 48220 Derf Backderf will talk about My Friend Dahmer, sign copies, and answer questions! Doors open at 6:45 pm. Copies of the book will be […]

70 Homes and 27 Apartments Possible Near Ferndale High School

March 19th 2018

70 Homes and 27 Apartments Possible Near Ferndale High School Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Planning Commission is expected to discuss a Planned Urban Development (PUD) on Pinecrest just south of Ferndale High School at their Wednesday evening meeting. At this point, the project calls for 70 single homes and 27 multifamily homes.  Plans are […]

Ferndale to Consider Ordinance for Medical Marijuana Businesses

March 19th 2018

Ferndale to Consider Ordinance for Medical Marijuana Businesses (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 19, 2018) Ferndale, MI- The City of Ferndale is moving forward with a proposed ordinance that would allow two medical marijuana related businesses to operate in the city.  A public hearing on the proposed ordinance change is scheduled for Wednesday, March 21, 2018 […]

Reporter Food: Baton Rouge Crawfish Cakes at Howe’s Bayou

March 16th 2018

Reporter Food: Baton Rouge Crawfish Cakes at Howe’s Bayou (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 16, 2018) Ferndale, MI – One of my favorite places to go to eat and write is Howe’s Bayou at 22848 Woodward Ave in Downtown Ferndale. They’ve been a sponsor of Oakland County Times since back when it was Ferndale 115 nine […]

Ferndale Students Walk Out to Remember 17 Lives Lost in Florida School Shooting

March 15th 2018

Ferndale Students Walk Out to Remember 17 Lives Lost in Florida School Shooting (Cheryl Weiss, March 15, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Over 400 students streamed outside from all directions into the courtyard at Ferndale Middle School and Ferndale High School at 9:55am on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 to join the national #ENOUGH National School Walkout.  […]

Ferndale EGGstravaganza Events March 24

March 14th 2018

Ferndale EGGstravaganza Events March 24 FERNDALE, MI—Hippity-hop out to Ferndale’s local parks for the City Parks and Recreation Department’s annual EGGstravaganza event, scheduled to be held in partnership with Renaissance Vineyard Church on Saturday, March 24, between 12:30 and 3:00 p.m. The annual celebration includes opportunities for families with children under age 12 to hunt […]

Diversity Equity and Inclusion Learning Lab March 29

March 14th 2018

Diversity Equity and Inclusion Learning Lab March 29 Ferndale, MI – The Diversity Equity and Inclusion Learning Lab is designed to be a space for those who want to learn about diversity, equity and inclusion and for facilitators to practice and expand their own skills. It provides opportunities for: -The public to engage in interesting, […]