Ferndale

Outdoor Movie in Downtown Ferndale: Hairspray July 17

July 2nd 2014

Outdoor Movie in Downtown Ferndale: Hairspray July 17 (Andrea Johns, July 2, 2014) Outdoor movies on Vester Street are back. Downtown Ferndale will close off Vester Street just West of Woodward for a special showing of the movie Hairspray. Movie starts at sundown! Bring a lawn chair, bring the kids, and come down to Vester […]

Ferndale Library Picks with Kelly Bennett

July 1st 2014

What To Read n’ Watch Next: Ferndale Library Staff Recommendations with Kelly Bennett (FPL, Jeff Milo,Circulation Specialist, July 1, 2014) Welcome back to another of the Ferndale Public Library’s bi-monthly edition of staff recommendations! Need some advice on what you should read next? Kelly Bennett has been Head of Circulation for more than 2 years […]

Celebrity Softball Brings Support … (video)

June 29th 2014

Celebrity Softball Brings Support and Wisdom for Boys and Girls Club (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 29, 2014) Before going to bat with an eclectic mix of all-stars and celebrities, Garden Fresh Salsa founder Jack Aronson and his wife Annette were presented with the Ray Odem Award. The award came from humanitarian efforts like Saturday’s […]

T’ai Chi Classes In Ferndale Library’s Courtyard…

June 29th 2014

T’ai Chi Classes In Ferndale Library’s Courtyard on Thursdays Through July (FPL Press Release, June 29, 2014) Courtyard T’ai Chi at Ferndale Public Library with Grandmaster Johnny Dayonot Thursdays (July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31) 6:00 PM Ferndale Public Library Courtyard 222 E. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale MI 248-546-2504 Free Age group: Adults Facebook Event: […]

Ferndale Celebrates Courthouse and Police Station… (video)

June 27th 2014

Ferndale Celebrates Courthouse and Police Station Renovations (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 27, 2014) Wielding the big pair of ceremonial scissors and a grin, Judge Joseph Longo took center stage Thursday evening for a ribbon-cutting over a dozen years in the making. The Ferndale courthouse and police station remodeling projects were finally complete. The $2.4 […]

Lucky Robin Gets Ferndale Love, Returns Favor with…

June 26th 2014

Lucky Robin Gets Ferndale Love, Returns Favor with Adorable Loyalty (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 25, 2014) A Ferndale man found an unlikely friend when his family went down to the Michigan International Raceway earlier this month. Some unexpected guests, four baby robins, had been living in a nest made in a bicycle attached to the […]

Ferndalians Contemplate Signing on to Compassionate Cities

June 25th 2014

Ferndalians Contemplate Signing on to Compassionate Cities (Jacki Smith, June 25, 2014) On June 24th Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter hosted an informative discussion about the International Compassionate Cities Initiative and how Ferndale can become a part of this grass roots movement that is connecting cities and groups all over the world. Mayor Coulter invited Jim […]

Ferndale’s E. 9 Mile Project to Continue in Segments

June 24th 2014

Ferndale’s E. 9 Mile Project to Continue in Segments (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 24, 2014) After bids came back higher than anticipated for construction work on E. 9 Mile Road, Ferndale City Council members voted Monday to divide the project into two distinct segments in order to move forward. The project involves a water main […]

Candidate Forum for 11th District State Senate Seat July 2

June 24th 2014

Candidate Forum for 11th District State Senate Seat July 2 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 24, 2014) The League of Women Voters is hosting a candidate forum for the 11th District State Senate Seat on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 7pm. The forum will take place at the Southfield Public Library at 26300 Evergreen Road in […]

Fireworks Events in Oakland County

June 24th 2014

Fireworks Events in Oakland County (MichiganFireworks.com, June 24, 2014)   Thanks to the hard work of MichiganFireworks.com, here are event listings for Oakland County, republished with permission: Rochester Festival of the Hills   Date:  June 25, 2014 at 10:06pm Where: Borden Park 1400 East Hamlin Rd in Rochester Hills, Michigan 48307 Find more fireworks displays […]