Ferndale

Pontiac, Oxford, Ferndale and Farmington Schools Honored…

May 15th 2015

Pontiac, Oxford, Ferndale and Farmington Schools Honored by MASB and SET SEG (C. Proxmire, May 15, 2015) The Michigan Association of School Boards and the SET SEG Foundation Honored 21 Educational Programs from around the state this week, with four districts in Oakland County taking home awards. Pontiac, Oxford, Ferndale and Farmington Schools were all […]

Downtown Ferndale and Director Cristina Sheppard-Decius Part Ways

May 14th 2015

Downtown Ferndale and Director Cristina Sheppard-Decius Part Ways (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 14, 2015)   The Ferndale Downtown Development Authority (DDA) announced that a change in leadership is coming, and that Cristina Sheppard-Decius will be leaving the position May 27. According to a press release: “The Ferndale DDA Board of Directors and Executive Director Cristina […]

Ferndale Memorial Day Parade May 25

May 13th 2015

Ferndale Memorial Day Parade May 25 (event listing, May 13, 2015) The oldest Memorial Day Parade in Michigan takes place on May 25, 2015. The parade starts at 10 am at Livernois and West Breckenridge then comes up Maplehurst to Woodward, then south on Woodward and wet on 9 Mile, ending at Memorial Mall by […]

Downtown Ferndale Invites Public to Ten-Year Visioning Session May 18

May 13th 2015

Downtown Ferndale Invites Public to Ten-Year Visioning Session May 18 (event listing, DowntownFerndale.com, May 13, 2015) 2025 DOWNTOWN FERNDALE VISIONING SESSION May 18 / 5:30-9:30pm @InkAddict, 22007 Woodward Ave. The Ferndale DDA is preparing for the next decade of economic development and what our community envisions for Downtown Ferndale. Join us to be a part […]

Nature’s Playhouse Hosting LGBT Parent Group, Third Sunday of Each Month

May 13th 2015

Nature’s Playhouse Hosting LGBT Parent Group, Third Sunday of Each Month (event listing, ongoing) LGBT Parenting Support Group meetup – The purpose of the group is for LGBT families to have a monthly opportunity to get together to get to know one another and to discuss topics of interest. This Group is free. We meet […]

Darren Dines Ferndale #1: Public House

May 12th 2015

Darren Dines Ferndale #1: Public House (Darren Bolsby, May 12, 2015) Darren Bolsby is a new Ferndalian and the new manager at Level One Bank. His goal is to try every restaurant in Ferndale and write about his experience! Pop in to Level One Bank any time to welcome him to the community, chat about […]

Winning Student Masterpieces to Grace Ferndale Business Facades

May 11th 2015

Winning Student Masterpieces to Grace Ferndale Business Facades (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 11, 2015) The work of six high school students will soon be added to the multitude of public art pieces that grace the Ferndale community. The Ferndale Area Chamber teamed up with Ferndale Public Schools and the Downtown Development Authority to host an […]

Stories, Resources and Sadness Shared at Suicide Prevention Forum

May 11th 2015

Stories, Resources and Sadness Shared at Suicide Prevention Forum (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 10, 2015) People cried.   And quite possibly that was the point. Opening up about suicide – whether you have lost a loved one, someone who survived an attempt, someone who has thought about it, a teacher, a counselor, a healthcare provider or […]

Hazel Park Superintendent Search Narrows, Next Round This Week

May 11th 2015

Hazel Park Superintendent Search Narrows, Next Round This Week (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 11, 2015)   Round two of Superintendent Interviews continues this week for Hazel Park Schools as the board considers which of three candidates will be best suited to lead the Vikings into a future that is hopefully bright and fiscally sound. The […]

Ferndale Pride Gets Pontiac Love with Fundraisers at Arcade & Liberty Bar

May 10th 2015

Ferndale Pride Gets Pontiac Love with Fundraisers at Arcade and Liberty Bar (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 10, 2015) As Ferndale Pride grows in regional significance, the number of fundraisers for the festival continue to blossom beyond the four square miles of the city limits. The love and support of the LGBT community spread all the […]