Ferndale

Changing Things on Ferndale City Council

January 14th 2014

Changing Things on Ferndale City Council (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 14, 2014) Change was in the air at Ferndale’s first City Council meeting of 2014. Newly elected Councilman Greg Pawlica was sworn in along with Melanie Piana who was elected to her second term, and returning Mayor Dave Coulter.  Dan Martin was appointed Mayor Pro-Tem […]

Jennifer LaTosch Gets Vacant School Board Seat (video)

January 14th 2014

Jennifer LaTosch Gets Vacant School Board Seat (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 14, 2013) Attorney Jennifer LaTosch was sworn in Monday night to begin a one-year term on the Ferndale School Board.  The position was left vacant by 20+ year veteran and longtime past President Chuck Moeser when he resigned to focus more on retirement. […]

Proposed Pay Cuts to Teachers and Staff Spark Protest at Ferndale Schools

January 14th 2014

Proposed Pay Cuts to Teachers and Staff Spark Protest at Ferndale Schools (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 14, 2014) Dozens of union members – teachers, secretaries, bus drivers and maintenance workers – held signs and chanted about fair wages as they looped around Burdette Street in front of the Ferndale Schools Administration Building before Monday night’s […]

Barbara Mahan Passes Away

January 13th 2014

Barbara Mahan Passes Away (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 13) At the age of 84, Ferndale resident Barbara Mahan has passed away. Mahan was incredibly supportive of Ferndale Schools, joining her husband Joe in many activities.  Joe, who passed away last March, was known as “The Voice of the Eagles” because he was a regular announcer […]

Ferndale Police Report: Most Crime Down but Spike in Drunk Driving

January 13th 2014

Ferndale Police Report: Most Crime Down but Spike in Drunk Driving (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police Dept, Jan. 13, 2014) Many of you have been making requests for news, indicating you have not been getting much from local jurisdictions, including Ferndale. Happily, criminal incidents have been down recently in Ferndale and there has been little […]

Nick’s Pizza Opens Ferndale Location

January 12th 2014

Nick’s Pizza Opens Ferndale Location (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 12, 2014) After over 50 years in Hazel Park, Nick’s Pizza has expanded and opened a Ferndale location at 745 E. 9 Mile.  Now nestled in the same plaza as Apple Fritter, Christine’s Cuisine and the Ferndale Career Center, owners Michael and Karen Lambrecht hope their […]

Financial Fitness Series at Ferndale Public Library Starts Jan. 22

January 11th 2014

Financial Fitness Series at Ferndale Public Library Starts Jan. 22 (FPL Press Release, Jan. 11, 2014) Resolve to get your finances in shape with help from the Ferndale Public Library’s Financial Fitness Series. This four part series will provide a foundation for making your money work for you today and tomorrow. The series kicks off […]

C.H.A.I.N.E.D. Fundraiser to Help Local Dogs Jan. 23 at Loving Touch

January 11th 2014

C.H.A.I.N.E.D. Fundraiser to Help Local Dogs Jan. 23 at Loving Touch (Amanda Hanlin, Jan. 11, 2014) C.H.A.I.N.E.D. is a 501c3 non-profit working to improve the lives of Detroit-area dogs who live chained outside by providing vital supplies and services including fenced yards, insulated dog houses, spay/neuter assistance, vaccines, flea/tick prevention, food assistance, treats, toys, love […]

Three Applicants to Vie for Open Ferndale School Board Seat

January 10th 2014

Three Applicants to Vie for Open Ferndale School Board Seat (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 10, 2014) The Ferndale Public Schools Board of Trustees will hear from three applicants on Monday night, and decide which one will fill the seat left vacant by longtime Trustee and Board President Chuck Moeser when he resigned in mid-December. Lakesha […]

Need a Job? Here is the FCC Job Flash

January 10th 2014

Need a Job?  Here is the FCC Job Flash (FCC Job Flash, Jan. 10, 2014) The Ferndale Career Center is known for connecting individuals to jobs, and companies to employees. Now they are offering a “Job Flash,” which is a list of available positions in the area. This will be updated regularly on their website […]