Ferndale

The Submission Opens at The Ringwald Jan. 10

December 30th 2013

The Submission Opens at The Ringwald Jan. 10 (Ringwald Press Release, Dec. 30, 2013) F The new year at The Ringwald brings a new play to Michigan audiences! Opening January 10th for an exclusive four week engagement is Jeff Talbott’s new play, The Submission, a fiercely funny and intelligent new comic drama about the words we use to […]

What’s a Garden Without Bees? Presentation Jan 9

December 30th 2013

What’s a Garden Without Bees? Presentation Jan 9 (Ferndale Garden Club, Dec. 30, 2013) The Ferndale Garden Club is kicking off the new year, and their monthly speakers series, with a talk on Jan. 9 called “What’s a garden without bees?”  The talk begins at 7pm. Mike Siarkowski fo the Southeastern Michigan Bee Keepers Association […]

Radon Test Kits Half Price Through January

December 30th 2013

Radon Test Kits Half Price Through January (Oakland County Health Division Press Release, Dec. 30, 2013) Oakland County Health Division will offer radon test kits for just $5 during National Radon Action Month this January. County Executive L. Brooks Patterson encourages residents to take advantage of this half-off price to test their homes for the […]

A Year of i3 Detroit Awesomeness

December 28th 2013

A Year of i3 Detroit Awesomeness (Guest Column by i3 President Matt Oehrlein, orig. at i3Detroit.org, republished with permission) Makers, Hackers, and Creators, We achieved so much in the last year. As 2013 comes to a close, I wanted to highlight a few things this extraordinary organization has accomplished. We had an incredible amount of […]

Go Comedy! For A Cure 24 Hour Marathon Starts Tonight

December 27th 2013

Go Comedy! For A Cure 24 Hour Marathon Starts Tonight (Go Comedy! Press Release, Dec. 27, 2013) Tonight, improvisers from across metro Detroit will perform on stage for 24 hours during Go Comedy! For A Cure, a 24-hour improv marathon to benefit Gilda’s Club, The American Cancer Society and the Tim Hayden Memorial Scholarship Fund, […]

Area Libraries Switch to New Inter-loan System

December 26th 2013

Area Libraries Switch to New Inter-loan System (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 26, 2013) Beginning Jan. 1, the system through which patrons can check out items from libraries other than their own will be changing throughout Michigan.  Those who wish to borrow items will need to stop by their home library and get either a new […]

Ferndale Second Graders Take Virtual Trip to Japan

December 25th 2013

Ferndale Second Graders Take Virtual Trip to Japan (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 25, 2013) Second graders from Roosevelt and Kennedy Elementary Schools in Ferndale boarded an imaginary plane bound for the far off land of Japan for a “virtual trip” Thursday.  In this annual tradition, teachers and volunteers plan a day’s worth of cultural lessons […]

Package Thieves Hit Ferndale Homes

December 24th 2013

Package Thieves Hit Ferndale Homes (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 24, 2013) Several Ferndalians are reporting that packages delivered to their doorsteps have been snatched up by thieves. St. Louis, Beaufield and Leroy are among those streets where packages have come up missing. Kim Hoxworth ordered her son’s Christmas present online, only to learn that when […]

New Years at Dino’s: Sun Messengers and…

December 24th 2013

New Years at Dino’s: Sun Messengers and Because I Said I Would Project (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 24, 2013) Dino’s Lounge is planning a fun and uplifting New Year’s eve celebration with music from The Sun Messengers and the social media project Because I Said I Would. Because I said I would is an international […]

Christmas Tree Recycling in Oakland County

December 23rd 2013

Christmas Tree Recycling in Oakland County (Oakland County Press Release, Dec. 23, 2013) Oakland County Parks and Recreation offers free Christmas Tree Recycling at 11 park locations. Dec. 26, 2013 – Jan. 20, 2014 Free Self-Serve Christmas Tree Recycling, seven days, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Please remove all decorations, metal, plastic and string. Locations: Addison Oaks near […]