Ferndale

“An Abundance of Caution”: CDC Monitoring Man in Oak Park

October 18th 2014

“An Abundance of Caution”: CDC Monitoring Man in Oak Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 18, 2014)   A Liberian man visiting family in Oak Park is under scrutiny by the Centers for Disease Control and Oakland County Health Division. Although the man has never come in contact with anyone infected with the Ebola virus, and […]

Halloween in the Dales Oct. 31

October 17th 2014

Halloween in the Dales Oct. 31 (Janet Lawless, Oct. 17, 2014) The Dales Neighborhood Association is hosting its second annual Halloween in the Dales between 6pm-8pm on Halloween, Friday, October 31st. Whether you’re out trick-or-treating or in the neighborhood and want to join in, please stop by for some cider, donuts, candy, games, and meet […]

Ferndale Marching Band’s Brave New World Free Oct. 22

October 17th 2014

Ferndale Marching Band’s Brave New World Free Oct. 22 (Compiled, Oct. 17, 2014) The Golden Eagle Marching Band will be performing their 2014 show, “Brave New World” on the FHS football field on Wed, Oct. 22 from 8-9pm at Ferndale High School. This is a FREE performance! Coffee and hot chocolate will be provided by […]

FEMA Brings Aid to SE Michigan

October 16th 2014

FEMA Brings Aid to SE Michigan (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 16, 2014) The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that more than $51.8 million in federal disaster grants and loans has been approved for Michigan survivors of the Aug. 11-13 storms and flooding. According to a FEMA press release, as of close of business Oct. […]

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Shadow Cast Oct. 24-30

October 15th 2014

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Shadow Cast Oct. 24-30 (DATC press release, Oct. 15, 2014) The DATC actors take the stage in a new way! Thanks to Criterian Pictures, we will be showing the cult classic “Rocky Horror Picture Show” accompanied with a stellar shadow cast. So come on out you Transylvanians and party […]

Poll Worker Pay Varies by City, Ferndale May Vote to Increase

October 13th 2014

Poll Worker Pay Varies by City, Ferndale May Vote to Increase (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 13, 2014) Competition from other cities is one of the reasons Ferndale has struggled to attract people to work the polls on Election Day, said City Clerk Cherilynn Brown in a memo to City Council. That’s why Brown and the […]

Giving Back and Building HOPE: Michael Mirto

October 13th 2014

Giving Back and Building HOPE: Michael Mirto (Crystal A. Proxmire) Michael Mirto could have been a farmer, but the universe had other plans. Instead of growing strawberries, the 37-year-old Development Director cultivates support for SE Michigan’s LGBT population through his volunteer efforts at The HOPE Fund, which is part of the Community Foundation for Southeast […]

Fido Does Ferndale is Thursday Oct. 16

October 13th 2014

Fido Does Ferndale is Thursday Oct. 16 (Compiled, Oct. 13, 2014) Fido Does Ferndale is a chance for dog owners to bring their beloved pet to Downtown Ferndale. There will be contests for the dogs, including best dressed and best trick. There will also be booths with animal-loving vendors, and a pet parade. Those who […]

Downtown Ferndale Trick-or-Treat & Library Party Oct 25

October 13th 2014

Downtown Ferndale Trick-or-Treat and Library Party Oct 25 (Heatherleigh Navarre, Oct. 13, 2014) 6th Annual Downtown Ferndale Trick-or-Treat! When: Saturday, October 25th, from 4-7pm What: Join us in downtown Ferndale for Trick-or-Treating throughout the downtown at your favorite shops and businesses Who: All Ferndale-area elementary school-aged children and their parents*. Look for the orange flyer […]

2014 Hilton Fall Festival a Treat for Families

October 12th 2014

2014 Hilton Fall Festival a Treat for Families (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 12, 2014)   Ferndale Recreation hosted their annual Hilton Fall Festival Saturday, with families from far and near coming to share in the Halloween spirit at Martin Road Park. Kids in colorful costumes enjoyed a hayride, pony rides, a bounce house and a […]