Ferndale

Analysis: IRV and the Ferndale Mayor’s Race

November 7th 2013

Analysis: IRV and the Ferndale Mayor’s Race (Kevin Deegan-Krause, Nov. 7, 2013) Editor’s Note: Prior to the election, The Oakland County 115 News invited readers to share how they would vote in an election where the four candidates were ranked.  We kept the respondents anonymous and sent only the resulting votes to Political Science Professor […]

Sign Up Now for Holiday Hoof & FestivALE Nov. 23

November 6th 2013

Sign Up Now for Holiday Hoof & FestivALE Nov. 23 (Ferndale DDA Press Release, Nov. 2, 2013) Downtown Ferndale will do it in the dark on Saturday, November 23 when the Ferndale Downtown Development Authority launches the 2013 holiday season with its first ever Holiday Hoof Nightime Obstacle Run, Fun Walk & FestivALE, an all-day […]

Ferndale Election Results

November 6th 2013

Ferndale Election Results (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2013) A challenging campaign season comes to an end in Ferndale as voters have overwhelmingly spoken their minds in terms of city leadership and in the matter of marijuana legalization. Mayor Dave Coulter will retain his seat for another term, having beaten second choice candidate and former […]

Easy Night for Most Oakland County Mayors…Election Results

November 6th 2013

Easy Night for Most Oakland County Mayors and Other Election Results (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2013) Election Day is over and in cities across Oakland County candidates are dealing with the wins and losses of the democratic process.  For most of the Mayors facing re-election, the night was an easy one though, since most […]

League of Women Voter’s Guide for Oakland County Cities

November 3rd 2013

League of Women Voter’s Guide for Oakland County Cities (League of Women Voters Website, Nov. 3, 2013) November 5, 2013 City Election VOTER GUIDES Voter Guides for the November 5, 2013, City Election for Oakland County will be available on or before September 23, 2013.If you are a candidate for office and have questions about […]

Just 4 Kicks Fundraiser Shows Ferndale Parent Talent

November 3rd 2013

Just 4 Kicks Fundraiser Shows Ferndale Parent Talent (C. Proxmire, Nov. 3, 2013) JFK parents and supporters pulled together Saturday night for a fundraiser full of love and hilarity.  Just for Kicks was held at The Loving Touch and raised money for the school’s camp program. Teachers dressed up in 80s garb and did the […]

The Bosco in Ferndale Adds Food

November 2nd 2013

The Bosco in Ferndale Adds Food (Bosco Press Release, Nov. 2, 2013) The Bosco Café has been one of the “IN” places in downtown Ferndale for a great night out, for over 16 years. The location and atmosphere have always been the main draws, but now there are a few new additions to this establishment. […]

Get Your Bid In: Hazel Park Schools Selling Buses

November 2nd 2013

Get Your Bid In: Hazel Park Schools Selling Buses (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 2, 2013) Hazel Park Schools is selling some of its buses.  Sealed bids are being accepted until 3:30pm on Nov. 18. The 18 passenger vehicles are 1993 Thomas Built-International Chassis with diesel engines and automatic transmissions. Mileage is approximately 140,600 and the […]

Sheriff Bouchard Gives Hunter Safety Tips

November 2nd 2013

Sheriff Bouchard Gives Hunter Safety Tips (Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard Press Release, Nov. 2, 2013) With deer hunting season rapidly approaching, many sportsmen and women will take advantage of the opportunity to share time with their friends, relax, and enjoy the outdoors. The hunting season offers much in the way of sportsmanship and camaraderie, […]

Ferndale Schools Remind Kids to be Safe

November 1st 2013

Ferndale Schools Remind Kids to be Safe (C. Proxmire, Nov. 1, 2013) Ferndale Schools issued a reminder on Facebook for parents and students to be safe when walking to and from school after a student was approached by a stranger.  Here’s what their update had to say: “A note to remind parents and students to […]