Ferndale

38 Businesses Share 3-60 Project Concerns, Public Mtg. July 16

July 12th 2014

38 Businesses Share 3-60 Project Concerns, Public Mtg. July 16 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 12, 2014) The initial plans for construction of mixed use buildings in two city-owned parking lots has brought together 38  businesses who signed a letter expressing their concerns over the  project in Downtown Ferndale, and the City is responding. Developers of […]

Video: State Senate Candidates for 11th District Talk…

July 12th 2014

Video: State Senate Candidates for 11th District Talk About Issues in LWV Forum (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 12, 2014) The League of Women Voters held a candidate’s forum on July 2 for the 11th State Senate District Candidates at the Southfield Public Library. Republican Candidate Boris Tuman was not at the present and did not […]

i3Detroit Among Teams in Red Bull Creation Contest (video)

July 10th 2014

i3Detroit Among Teams in Red Bull Creation Contest (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 10, 2014)   The creative minds at Ferndale-based i3Detroit are once again showing off the importance of innovation as they take part in the 72-hour Red Bull Creation contest. The competition was moved from Brooklyn, NY to Detroit this year and participants […]

Killer of Ferndale Senior… Gets 40-60 Years (video)

July 10th 2014

Killer of Ferndale Senior Citizen Pleas Down, Gets 40-60 Year Sentence (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 10, 2014) Thirty-seven year old William Thomas Goad was sentenced to 40-60 years in prison for strangling and stabbing an elderly Ferndale man in January. He was originally charged with open murder in the case, but in May he […]

New Visualization Tool Shows That We Are All In This Together!

July 10th 2014

New Visualization Tool Shows That We Are All In This Together! (Guest Column by Pleasant Ridge Mayor Kurt Metzger, July 10, 2014) The clearest indicator of the regional connections that we share as communities comes from an analysis of place of residence and place of work. The Census Bureau uses commuting patterns to determine the […]

Blessing of the Animals at St. Luke’s in Ferndale July 13

July 10th 2014

Blessing of the Animals at St. Luke’s in Ferndale July 13 (compiled, July 10, 2014) This Sunday, July 13 at 10:30am, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will hold a special outdoor service called “Mass on the Grass,” which will include a “Blessing of the Animals.”  St. Luke’s is located on the corner of Livernois and W. […]

The Nature of Cities Film Screening July 16

July 10th 2014

The Nature of Cities Film Screening July 16 (Art Myatt, Transition Ferndale, July 10, 2014) Transition Ferndale is hosting a screening of the documentary The Nature of Cities on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 7:00 pm at the Ferndale Library, 222 East Nine Mile Road, Ferndale, MI. The 39-minute video, will leave plenty of time for […]

Car Left on Blocks, Tire Theft Suspects Caught

July 10th 2014

Car Left on Blocks, Tire Theft Suspects Caught (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police, July 10, 2014)   Two men have been arrested and will be arraigned on charges of ‘Larceny from Auto’ for leaving a car on blocks after stealing the wheels and tires. On 07/08/14 at about 4:30 a.m. police responded to the area […]

Pet Adoption Center Offers Free Cat Adoption July 12

July 10th 2014

Pet Adoption Center Offers Free Cat Adoption July 12 (Oakland County Pet Adoption Center Press Release, July 10, 2014) ​ Individuals who meet screening requirements may adopt cats for free this weekend at Oakland County Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center’s “Certified Pre-Owned Cat Adoption Event” on Saturday, July 12 from 10 a.m. – 4 […]

Tequila Thief Suspect Arrested in Ferndale

July 9th 2014

Tequila Thief Suspect Arrested in Ferndale (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police, July 9, 2014) At about 10:30 A.M. on July 8th, employees of Como’s Restaurant on Woodward reported that a man had just entered the restaurant and stole a bottle of Patrone Tequila from the bar area and left on foot. He walked southbound across […]