Ferndale

Questions About Ballot Issues? New Law Signed by Snyder Prevents Discussion

January 6th 2016

Questions About Ballot Issues? New Law Signed by Snyder Prevents Discussion (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 6, 2016) Cities, school districts, libraries, police departments and other groups rely on tax funding that comes from millages, which must be voted on by the public.  There are also ballot proposals that directly impact governing bodies, for example, the […]

Local Government Leaders Ask Snyder to veto SB 571 (video)

January 5th 2016

Local Government Leaders Ask Snyder to veto SB 571 (Michigan Municipal League Press Release, Jan. 5, 2016) Lansing, MI – Local government leaders from across the state today joined to ask Gov. Rick Snyder to veto Senate Bill 571, which would gag local officials seeking to provide constituents with factual information on election matters 60 […]

No More Straight Ticket Voting in Michigan as Governor Signs Bill into Law

January 5th 2016

No More Straight Ticket Voting in Michigan as Governor Signs Bill into Law (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 5, 2016) Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill into law that eliminates straight ticket voting in the State. Because the bill has a $5 million appropriation attached to it, voters can not reverse the law on referendum. […]

Jackie Hart Joins Ferndale School Board

January 5th 2016

Jackie Hart Joins Ferndale School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 5, 2016) Ferndale, MI – In a unanimous decision the Ferndale School Board has appointed Jackie Hart to serve as the next board trustee, filling the seat left vacant when Raylon Leaks-May was elected to Ferndale City Council. Hart wrote in her application “Even though […]

Artist Reception for Vincent Cervantez Jan. 8

January 4th 2016

Artist Reception for Vincent Cervantez Jan. 8 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Reception for Vincent Cervantez Jan. 8 Friday Jan. 8, 2016 from 6-9pm Level One Bank Ferndale 22635 Woodward, Ferndale, MI 48220 Closing reception for Vincent Cervantez exhibit hosted by Ferndale Arts & Cultural Commission Event listing – https://www.facebook.com/events/1736633486569062/ For more event listings go […]

Dickey’s Ferndale FernCare Fundraiser Jan. 5

January 2nd 2016

Dickey’s Ferndale FernCare Fundraiser Jan. 5 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Hungry for BBQ? How about helping out FernCare Free Clinic at the same time? Dickey’s Barbecue Pit will be donating 15% of the proceeds to FernCare this Tuesday, January 5, from 4 to 8 pm. If you like this idea why not click here and go […]

oc115.com – Best Stories of 2015

January 1st 2016

oc115.com – Best Stories of 2015 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 1, 2015) Ferndale, MI – 2015 was an amazing year for the Oakland County 115 News as we began growing in new communities, and as we tackled some challenging stories.  We also got some nice recognition in other publications, including The Detroit News, Downtown Publications, […]

Free Concert at Ferndale Library Jan 9: Kriss Gaynes & Soft White

January 1st 2016

Free Concert at Ferndale Library Jan 9: Kriss Gaynes and Soft White (EVENT page) Kick off 2016 With Great Local Music Ferndale Library Hosts Concert with Kriss Gaynes and Soft White January 9 Start HERE Saturday featuring: Kriss Gaynes and Soft White Ferndale Area District Library 222 E. Nine Mile Road Saturday, January 9@ 7 […]

Jury Unable to Agree in Trial Over Justin “Bully” Schalk’s Death

December 31st 2015

Jury Unable to Agree in Trial Over Justin “Bully” Schalk’s Death (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 31, 2015) Victorville, CA – The jury could not agree on a verdict. After hearing testimony about how Sean Briskey shot Justin Schalk in the back of the head and made efforts to cover up the death, the 12 member […]

Mardi Bras Party to Collect Items for Homeless Women Feb 9

December 30th 2015

Mardi Bras Party to Collect Items for Homeless Women Feb 9 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Tuesday, February 9, 2016 6 PM – 9 PM The Loving Touch 22634 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, Michigan 48220 Celebrate Mardi Bras by giving to women in need in our communities while celebrating Mardi Gras at The Loving Touch. Cover […]