Ferndale

Reporter Food: Brisket from RE BBQ

January 18th 2018

Reporter Food: Brisket from RE BBQ (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 18, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Would you stand in a line out in the cold for some brisket from a food truck at 3 in the afternoon?  I do once in a while, and plenty of others do as well.  Rogue Estate, aka RE BBQ, […]

Churches Share the Love with Weeks of Food and Shelter

January 15th 2018

Churches Share the Love with Weeks of Food and Shelter (Rebecca Hammond, Jan. 15, 2018) Ferndale, MI – There are times when a church goes beyond being a house of worship and becomes a community project with multiple layers of service, need, and reward. The South Oakland Warming Center, which is an overnight shelter for […]

Ferndale Cat Shelter’s Year of Success, Moments of Sadness

January 14th 2018

Ferndale Cat Shelter’s Year of Success, Moments of Sadness (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan 14, 2018) Ferndale, MI – The love outweighed the heartache in 2017 for the Ferndale Cat Shelter and their network of volunteers and supporters. Though there was a mix of both. Director of The Ferndale Cat Shelter Deanne Iovan talked about the […]

Reporter Food – Filthy Animal from Otus Supply

January 13th 2018

Reporter Food – Filthy Animal from Otus Supply (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 13, 2018) Ferndale, MI – A night out with friends turned into a gluttonous feast of greasy pig jawl served on disgustingly good pizza deserving of the name “Filthy Animal.” We did not know what “guanciale” was so we decided to order it […]

Ferndale Blues and Music Festival Jan. 26-Feb. 3, 2018

January 11th 2018

Ferndale Blues and Music Festival Jan. 26-Feb. 3, 2018 Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Blues and Music Festival gets ready for their 17th year with a whole line up of events from Jan. 26-Feb. 3, 2018 at various venues through Ferndale.  This year’s festival is presented by Candlewick Shop and supported by many other great […]

Special Sendoff for Retiring Ferndale Mail Carrier

January 9th 2018

Special Sendoff for Retiring Ferndale Mail Carrier (Cheryl Weiss, Jan. 9, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Brightly colored signs with congratulatory messages along with pictures of mail trucks and mailboxes dotted West Drayton Avenue and other nearby streets in Ferndale throughout December in a special sendoff to retiring mail carrier Sharisse Jones. After nearly 32 years […]

Ferndale Officials Discuss Possible Changes to Event Policies

January 9th 2018

Ferndale Officials Discuss Possible Changes to Event Policies (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan 9, 2018) Ferndale, MI – As the frequency of festivals in Downtown Ferndale increases, so do discussions about how best to manage them. The City held a Work Session Monday to discuss proposed recommendations by staff.  The meeting was just an initial discussion […]

Axle Brewery Founder Warms Library Guests with Humor, History and Beer

January 8th 2018

Axle Brewery Founder Warms Library Guests with Humor, History and Beer (Rebecca Hammond, Jan. 8, 2018) Ferndale, MI – If you live in Ferndale you already know this is a cool city, but when your local library invites one of the city’s newest microbreweries in for an evening of sharing its history AND samples of […]

Go Comedy’s 26 Hour “Snow Day” Marathon to Benefit Local Groups Jan. 13-14

January 6th 2018

Go Comedy’s 26 Hour “Snow Day” Marathon to Benefit Local Groups  Jan. 13-14 Ferndale, MI – Go Comedy is excited to host the 11th annual Snow Day improv marathon. Snow Day brings together improvisors from across the area to raise money for Gilda’s Club of Metro Detroit, The Tim Hayden Scholarship Fund and The Diana […]

Schramm’s Mead “Elderberry” Recalled

January 5th 2018

Schramm’s Mead “Elderberry” Recalled (Michigan Dept. of Agriculture, Jan. 5, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Schramm’s Mead of Ferndale, MI, is announcing a voluntary recall of 375 ml bottles of “Elderberry.” Since late December 2017, two customers have reported nausea and stomach upset after having consumed “Elderberry.” Out of an abundance of caution, Schramm’s Mead is […]