Ferndale

Ferndale’s Treat Dreams Re-opens as “Dessert Emporium”

March 15th 2019

Ferndale’s Treat Dreams Re-opens as “Dessert Emporium” (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 15, 2019) Ferndale, MI- What once was an ice cream shop full of unusual flavors has now grown into a haven for all things sweet.  Treat Dreams Dessert Emporium at 22965 Woodward Ave in Downtown Ferndale opens it’s doors to the public Friday after […]

Ferndale DDA Director Barry Hicks Leaving for Madison Heights Position

March 15th 2019

Ferndale DDA Director Barry Hicks Leaving for Madison Heights Position (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 15, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale DDA Director Barry Hicks will be leaving his position as Ferndale Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Director to work as the Community & Economic Development Director for Madison Heights. Hicks came to Ferndale in 2015 after […]

Lyft Offering Discounts on St. Patrick’s Day Rides, Ferndale to Have Lyft Credits

March 14th 2019

Lyft Offering Discounts on St. Patrick’s Day Rides, Ferndale to Have Lyft Credits (Lyft, March 14, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Nothing symbolizes St. Patrick’s Day more than a kilt, green beer and a Lyft Driver getting you home after a day of celebrating with friends. To help kick off this year’s festivities, Lyft, whose mission […]

Dave Garcia to Return as Affirmation’s Director

March 13th 2019

Dave Garcia to Return as Affirmation’s Director (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 13, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Former Affirmations Executive Director Dave Garcia is returning after five years of working for Los Angeles LGBT Center in California.  Garcia left affirmations early in 2014 to take the lead of the Los Angeles LGBT Center, which has six […]

Announcing the NEW Oakland County Times Readers Club!

March 13th 2019

Announcing the NEW Oakland County Times Readers Club! The new Readers Club Program makes it fun to be part of Oakland County Times, while also keeping this community resource going and growing! Grassroots Level $5+/month  Entry in monthly contest Flower Power Level $15+/month Entry in monthly contest, your name on a “flower” that appears sporadically […]

Reporter Food: Capt’n Crunch Chicken n’ Waffles at Bobcat Bonnie’s

March 12th 2019

Reporter Food: Capt’n Crunch Chicken n’ Waffles at Bobcat Bonnie’s (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 12, 2019) Ferndale, MI- Brunch is a big deal in Downtown Ferndale, and Bobcat Bonnie’s is among the popular destinations. A friend and I went a few weeks ago and were very happy with our breakfasts – and the build-your-own mimosa […]

Ferndale Schools Orchestra to Play Commissioned Original Piece at May 21 Concert

March 12th 2019

Ferndale Schools Orchestra to Play Commissioned Original Piece at May 21 Concert (Lara Mossa, March 12, 2019) Ferndale, MI  – When the Ferndale Public Schools Orchestra students take the stage May 21st, they will play a piece that no one has ever heard before. For the first time, the orchestra has commissioned a composer to […]

Meetings to Discuss Potential Baker College Project in Ferndale March 21 and April 3

March 11th 2019

Meetings to Discuss Potential Baker College Project in Ferndale March 21 and April 3 Ferndale, MI- As The City of Ferndale and Baker College are in the negotiating process for Baker College potentially building a campus in Downtown Ferndale, there are two public meetings to be aware of: Thursday, March 21, 2019, Community Meeting & […]

As Ferndale Contemplates Baker College’s “Community Fit,” Owosso Serves as Example

March 10th 2019

As Ferndale Contemplates Baker College’s “Community Fit,” Owosso Serves as Example (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 10, 2019) Ferndale, Owosso, MI- As the City of Ferndale and Baker College continue with negotiations for constructing a campus in Downtown Ferndale, one of the key questions – and points of debate – is whether or not the college […]

Fatal Crash Closes I-94 at 10 Mile

March 7th 2019

Fatal Crash Closes I-94 at 10 Mile (C. Proxmire, March 7, 2019) Roseville, MI – Michigan State Police reported at 2:34pm that “WB I-94 at 10 Mile FREEWAY CLOSED Due to a fatal crash. Expect traffic delays through the rush hour.” According to various sources, a semi truck rolled over onto a vehicle and another […]