Ferndale

SMART Bus with Flames on Side has Fire on Woodward

June 15th 2016

SMART Bus with Flames on Side has Fire on Woodward (C. Proxmire, June 15, 2016) Huntington Woods, MI – A fire on a bus this morning backed up traffic on SB Woodward at 11 Mile Road around 8 am.  According to Huntington Woods City Manager Amy Sullivan, the bus had a mechanical issue that resulted […]

Communities Come Together to Celebrate Main Street Accreditations

June 15th 2016

Communities Come Together to Celebrate Main Street Accreditations (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 15, 2016) Holly, MI –  “This shows what we can do when we all pitch in and have a common goal,” said Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson as he looked around at the thriving historic downtown of Holly.  He sat at the […]

Guest View: Going Native, Why and When to Choose Native Plants

June 15th 2016

Guest View:  Going Native, Why and When to Choose Native Plants (Lucas Harrison-Zdenek, Ferndale Permaculture, June 15, 2016) Going Native: Why and When to Choose Native Plants  Native Plants have been an important topic among gardeners for many years.  Recently, with the advent of the “green” movement, many non-professionals have  begun to take notice of […]

Pig & Whiskey July 15-17

June 14th 2016

Pig & Whiskey July 15-17 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Metro Times and the WAB (Woodward Avenue Brewers) presents Another epic summer celebration of booze, BBQ, and live music! July 15-17, 2016 • East Troy Street between the WAB and The Emory All Ages • Free Admission Friday 6 pm-midnight • Saturday 11 am-midnight • […]

Ferndale Community Concert Band Salute to Fathers June 19

June 14th 2016

Ferndale Community Concert Band Salute to Fathers June 19 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Sunday, June 19 at Ferndale High School 881 Pinecrest, Ferndale, MI 48220 We have an exciting program and celebration planned for our final concert of the season! This falls on Father’s Day, and will be a celebration of the Ferndale Community […]

Transgender Pride in the Park in Ferndale Aug. 13

June 14th 2016

Transgender Pride in the Park in Ferndale Aug. 13 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Transgender Michigan hosts this annual gathering of trans-identified, genderqueer and allied people on Aug 13 from noon to 6pm at Geary Park in Ferndale, 1198 Early Blvd, Ferndale, MI 48220 For more info go to : https://www.facebook.com/events/948186701969845/ Check out previous stories […]

“With Love and Courage” Community Comes Together to Mourn Orlando

June 13th 2016

“With Love and Courage” Community Comes Together to Mourn Orlando (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 13, 2016) Ferndale, MI – “It is not only an act of love but of courage this evening that we decide that in the face of the savage hatred in Orlando that we are going to come together as a people.” […]

Walk for the Future Raises Money for Boys and Girls Clubs

June 12th 2016

Walk for the Future Raises Money for Boys and Girls Clubs (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 12, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – Dozens of adults paid forward their own success this weekend as they made an investment in the lives of children through the Boys and Girls Club of Oakland and Macomb Counties Walk for the […]

Fatal Accident on Woodward in Ferndale

June 12th 2016

Fatal Accident on Woodward in Ferndale (Lt. Dennis M. Emmi, Ferndale Police, June 12, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  On June 12, 2016 at 6:12 am, a motorist left the roadway at Woodward and Oakridge and struck a telephone pole. A witness reported the driver to be passed out behind the wheel of the vehicle prior […]

Ferndale Pride Doubles Down on Transgender Inclusion (video)

June 11th 2016

Ferndale Pride Doubles Down on Transgender Inclusion (video) Ferndale, MI – With flags of many color combinations fluttering around downtown along with the traditional LGBTQ rainbow ones, Ferndale Pride set a conscious scene of inclusion for many groups at the diversity-themed festival June 4. “Today we gather to celebrate being gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, […]