Ferndale

Ferndale Housing Commission Discusses HUD Report, Sets Deadlines for Progress

July 12th 2015

Ferndale Housing Commission Discusses HUD Report, Sets Deadlines for Progress (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 12, 2015) With new members Dan Martin serving as President and Ann Heler serving as Vice President, the Ferndale Housing Commission is working hard to address the list of concerns brought forward by the HUD review that came out June 11. […]

Royal Oak, Ferndale: Free Slurpees for 7Eleven Day Kept Local Stores Busy

July 11th 2015

Royal Oak, Ferndale: Free Slurpees for 7Eleven Day Kept Local Stores Busy (C. Proxmire, July 11, 2015) Each year 7Eleven stores across the country celebrate the convenience store’s birthday with the free Slurpee giveaway. The cold sugary beverages come in multiple flavors, including new SourPatch Kids Watermelon flavored. Stores through Oakland County had lines of […]

Any K is OK! Run/Walk for FernCare Aug. 30

July 11th 2015

Any K is OK! Run/Walk for FernCare Aug. 30 (event listing) Any K is OK! FernCare Clinic Fun Run & Walk FernCare Free Clinic is hosting a 5K, 2K and 1/2K run and walk on Sunday, August 30, starting at 11 am. Sign up at www.runsignup.com/Race/MI/Ferndale/AnykisOK. The run/walk will be held on the east side […]

Bishop Foley Student Flying High After Ferndale’s Agora Arts Group Performs in Chicago

July 9th 2015

Bishop Foley Student Flying High After Ferndale’s Agora Arts Group Performs in Chicago (Guest View by Jenna Thibodeau, July 9, 2015) Jenna Thibodeau will attend Bishop Foley High School in the fall and was a gymnast for 12 years before pursing aerial arts.  She has been attending Agora Arts since October and hopes to become […]

Pistol Whipped, Robbed and Left Unconscious: Victim Hopes Predator he Met Online is Captured

July 9th 2015

Pistol Whipped, Robbed and Left Unconscious: Victim Hopes Predator he Met Online is Captured (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 9, 2015) The man who hurt Henry Hoskins is described as a dark complected black man in his 20s with a star tattooed on the right side of his face. He is 5’9″ with an average build. […]

Meet and Greet for Candidates throughout Oakland County, Public Invited, July 24

July 9th 2015

Meet and Greet for Candidates throughout Oakland County, Public Invited, July 24 (event listing, election information, July 9, 2015) *Be an Informed Voter. Come out and Meet the Candidates you’ll be voting for, and have your Concerns answered in person.* The Women of National Congress of Black Women – Oakland County, MI Chapter are Hosting […]

Ferndale: Vester Street to become Vintage Campground for Dream Cruise Aug 14-16

July 9th 2015

Ferndale: Vester Street to become Vintage Campground for Dream Cruise Aug 14-16 (C. Proxmire, July 9, 2015) Something different is brewing (or shall we say M-Brew-ing) for the 2015 Dream Cruise. The folks at M-Brew have teamed up with local vintage camper collectors to set up camp right in the middle of Vester Street for […]

Ferndale Seeking Citizens to Help Improve Voting, Democracy with Election Task Force

July 8th 2015

Ferndale Seeking Citizens to Help Improve Voting, Democracy with Election Task Force (City of Ferndale Press Release, July 8, 2015)   The Ferndale City Clerk is recruiting community members, poll workers, and elected officials to create an election task force to help guide the selection of new polling locations, brainstorm methods of improving voter turnout, […]

Dollar Tree Acquires Family Dollar, Stores in HP, OP and Ferndale/RO Twp to Close

July 8th 2015

Dollar Tree Acquires Family Dollar, Stores in HP, OP and Ferndale/RO Twp to Close (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 8, 2015) Over 330 Family Dollar Stores are expected to be sold and closed as part of the chain’s sale to Dollar Tree, including 25 in Michigan. According to a list obtained by Coupons in the News, […]

Ferndale Makes Parking on Mondays Free for the Summer

July 5th 2015

Ferndale Makes Parking on Mondays Free for the Summer (City of Ferndale Press Release, July 5, 2015) The City of Ferndale and the Downtown Development Authority are pleased to announce Dog Days of Summer Free Parking Mondays, July 6 through Labor Day. Residents and visitors will enjoy totally free parking in all City lots every […]