Ferndale

Ferndale Mayor Presents Business Awards

February 16th 2018

Ferndale Mayor Presents Business Awards (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 16, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale is home to many great businesses, including retail, restaurants, other services, technology and manufacturing. And each year the Mayor’s Business Council honors some of those company’s achievements. This year the awards were presented at The Corner, which is the restaurant […]

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of Florida School Shooting

February 15th 2018

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of  Florida School Shooting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 15, 2018) Clarkston, Farmington, Ferndale, Madison Heights,  MI – Wednesday’s shooting in Parkland Florida left 17 people dead.  It also left parents and school administrators across the country with a painful reminder of the need to keep students safe. “When […]

Valentine’s Day Plans? Check Out White Castle’s Romantic Dinner Tradition

February 12th 2018

Valentine’s Day Plans? Check Out White Castle’s Romantic Dinner Tradition Ferndale, Royal Oak, Pontiac, Southfield, Oak Park, Troy, MI – White Castle will accept reservations starting January 4 for its 25th annual Valentine’s Day dinner Sunday, February 14, from 4 – 9 p.m. The special experience, complete with hostess seating, tableside service and a decadent […]

Valentine Distilling Announces Expansion

February 12th 2018

Valentine Distilling Announces Expansion (Valentine Distilling, Feb. 12, 2018) Ferndale, MI – It’s time to mix up a cocktail and offer a toast to one of the country’s first micro-distilleries, Valentine Distilling Co. The 10-year milestone has been completed by Valentine and to celebrate the local distiller is investing $1 million in its production operation to […]

SOCRRA Reopens Drop-off Recycling Services

February 12th 2018

SOCRRA Reopens Drop-off Recycling Services (SOCRRA, Feb. 12, 2018) Berkley, Beverly Hills, Birmingham, Clawson, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Lathrup Village, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak, Troy, MI – We are pleased to announce the reopening of our recycling drop off services! SELF SERVICE RECYCLING AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC: MIXED RECYCLING: All Paper (newspaper, […]

15 Things to Love at Blumz for Valentine’s Day

February 12th 2018

15 Things to Love at Blumz for Valentine’s Day (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 12, 2018, orig. Feb. 3, 2018) Ferndale, Holly, Detroit, MI – With Valentine’s Day coming up, I took a look around Blumz by J.R. Designs in Holly to find 15 things to love that might inspire others. Blumz is a long time […]

Whiskey Charmers and ATMIG at Ferndale Library March 9

February 10th 2018

Whiskey Charmers and ATMIG at Ferndale Library March 9 FERNDALE, MI– The Ferndale Library can be a perfect “first stop” for anyone hitting up the downtown club scene on Friday, March 9, when they open up afterhours for a free concert featuring two local bands, The Whiskey Charmers and ATMIG. “We’ve been seeing attendance steadily […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

February 9th 2018

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2017) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch

February 9th 2018

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch   (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 9, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  Weekends are fun at Dino’s Lounge, 22740 Woodward, Ferndale.  There is brunch along with a mimosa bar.  Dino’s is a sponsor of both Oakland County Times and Ferndale Pride.  I had brunch there with the organizer of Ferndale […]

Persistence of the Imagination Art Reception at Ferndale Library Feb. 22

February 8th 2018

Persistence of the Imagination Art Reception at Ferndale Library Feb. 22 FERNDALE, MI- Harkening the end of winter and ushering in Women’s History Month, “The Persistence of the Imagination” is a celebration of feminine courage and endurance, hosted at the Ferndale Library, Feb 11 – March 31. This exhibition brings together intuitive paintings and assemblage […]