Ferndale

Ferndale Blues Festival Jan. 25 – Feb 2

January 14th 2019

Ferndale Blues Festival Jan. 25 – Feb 2 Ferndale, MI- The annual Ferndale Blues and Music Festival kicks off Friday Jan. 25 and runs through Feb 2, with multiple events at multiple venues.  The community-driven event highlights local artists, musicians, and businesses. The schedule is still in the works, but venues that have committed so […]

“Uncaged Watercolors” Opening to Showcase Art of Exonerated Man Jan. 18

January 13th 2019

“Uncaged Watercolors” Opening to Showcase Art of Exonerated Man Jan. 18  Ferndale, MI – Richard Phillips spent over 46 years in prison for a murder he did not commit. While in prison he learned to paint, letting art give him a sense of purpose and a skill. Come check out his work at the Level […]

Reservations Available for White Castle’s Valentine’s Day Dinner

January 12th 2019

Reservations Available for White Castle’s Valentine’s Day Dinner Ferndale, Royal Oak, Pontiac, Southfield, Oak Park, Troy, MI – If you would like to give your Queen or King a royal experience this Valentine’s Day, White Castle has a tradition for you! Each year castles across the country bring out their best – with table service […]

Downtown Ferndale Wednesday Walks Jan. 16

January 12th 2019

Downtown Ferndale Wednesday Walks Jan. 16 Ferndale, MI -Explore your hometown downtown while getting fit! Wednesday Walks is a weekly walk, departing from the City Hall parking lot at 5:30 pm and lasting 30-45 minutes. The start time is designed to be right as people are getting home from work – get a little exercise […]

Fundraiser for Metro Detroit Police and Fire Pipes and Drums Jan. 16

January 12th 2019

Fundraiser for Metro Detroit Police and Fire Pipes and Drums Jan. 16 Ferndale, MI – Bring your family, friends, and neighbors in for dinner and drinks during the Metro Detroit Police and Fire Pipes and Drums’ fundraiser. Benefitting the MDPFPD, this event will provide food from Dino’s Lounge, have a Cash Bar, and a 50/50 […]

Baker College Considering Move to Ferndale…

January 11th 2019

Baker College Considering Move to Ferndale, Council to Vote Monday… Ferndale, MI- Ferndale City Council is considering a move that could bring a Baker College campus to Downtown Ferndale. According to a memo on the proposed project in Monday’s City Council packet, “Baker College plans to consolidate and close four suburban campuses in August 2020, […]

City Manager April Lynch Leaving Ferndale for HR Position

January 10th 2019

City Manager April Lynch Leaving Ferndale for HR Position (City of Ferndale, Jan. 10, 2019) FERNDALE, MI— After more than seven years on the job, Ferndale City Manager April Lynch announced this week that she would be stepping down from her position effective February 28, 2019. Lynch has accepted a new position with University of […]

Oakland County Commissioners Sworn In, Democratic Majority Begins

January 9th 2019

Oakland County Commissioners Sworn In, Democratic Majority Begins (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 9, 2019) Pontiac, MI- “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.”  The quote from Margaret Mead graced the back of the program for the Inaugural Ceremony for the […]

Police help Rescue Four Roosters in Ferndale

January 8th 2019

Police help Rescue Four Roosters in  Ferndale (Crystal A Proxmire, Jan. 8, 2019) Ferndale, MI – When Darren Carranza Escalera saw a pair of neighbors chasing chickens across Ten Mile Road near Hilton Tuesday afternoon, he knew he had to help.  The trio chased four Barred Rock roosters away from the busy I-696 freeway and […]

Rush Hour Vehicle Fire at 8 Mile and Woodward

January 7th 2019

Rush Hour Vehicle Fire at 8 Mile and Woodward (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 7, 2019) Ferndale, MI – At the height of rush hour traffic Monday, a vehicle driving on Westbound 8 Mile under the Woodward overpass was disabled due to a fire in the engine compartment.  Ferndale Firefighters quickly extinguished the flames.  Traffic was […]