Ferndale

Not Just an Artist Market, Rust Belt is a Launchpad for Businesses

November 10th 2017

Not Just an Artist Market, Rust Belt is a Launchpad for Businesses (Mark Stowers, Nov. 10, 2017) Ferndale, MI – As an artist and construction worker, Tiffani and Chris Best didn’t plan on learning and teaching business skills. But they’ve been educating business owners since they opened the Rust Belt Market several years ago in […]

Ferndale Election Results 2017

November 7th 2017

Ferndale Election Results 2017 (Crystal A Proxmire, Nov. 8, 2017) Ferndale, MI – The race for Ferndale’s Mayor and two City Council seats were easily won Tuesday since the incumbents had no competition. Mayor Dave Coulter got 1,511 votes. For Council Melanie Piana got 1,426 votes and Greg Pawlica got 1,372.  

Ferndale Chamber Celebrates Best of the Best

November 5th 2017

Ferndale Chamber Celebrates Best of the Best (C. Proxmire, Nov. 5, 2017) Ferndale, MI – The community came together Thursday for the annual Ferndale Chamber of Commerce Gala where awards were given in 35 categories including best store for accessories, best outdoor festival, and best place for a fun night out. The Gala was held […]

Ignite Your Business Idea Workshop Nov. 8

November 4th 2017

Ignite Your Business Idea Workshop Nov. 8 Do you have a small business or consulting idea buzzing around in your brain? Are you considering starting a micro business but you’re not sure how to get started? This is the workshop for you! Fredreck (Rick) Cruz of TheGoTooGuy is our guest speaker, and he’ll be showing […]

Anatomy of a Scene by U of D Mercy Theatre Co. at Ferndale Library Nov. 8

November 3rd 2017

Anatomy of a Scene by U of D Mercy Theatre Co. at Ferndale Library Nov. 8 FERNDALE, MI  – What happens before, during, and after a Director shouts: “ACTION!”?  What goes into the construction of a scene for plays or films? How do the actors, crew, and director make a scripted performance seem so natural […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Ferndale Councilperson Greg Pawlica

November 2nd 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Ferndale Councilperson Greg Pawlica (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 2, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale Councilperson Greg Pawlica and Ferndale Mayor Pro Tem Melanie Piana are unopposed in the Nov. 7, 2017 election, as is Mayor Dave Coulter.  Yet the election will go on and the candidates continue to connect with voters about […]

Chili Cookoff in Ferndale to Support Police and Fire

November 1st 2017

Chili Cookoff in Ferndale to Support Police and Fire Nov. 4 Ferndale, MI – Come to the alley behind Dino’s Lounge and J’s Penalty Box from noon to 4pm on Saturday Nov. 4 for the 4th annual Chili Cook-off to benefit Detroit Firemens Fund and Detroit Police Benefit and Protective Association. Hosted by Charlie LeDuff, […]

Ferndale Woman’s Blood Alcohol Level One of Highest Grand Haven Judge Has Seen

November 1st 2017

Ferndale Woman’s Blood Alcohol Level One of Highest Grand Haven Judge Has Seen (compiled, Nov. 1, 2017) Grand Haven, MI – According to the Grand Haven Tribune, Kimberly Anne Elledge’s blood alcohol level was .37, more than four times the legal limit when she was arrested in Grand Haven on Sept. 11. .37 falls in […]

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11

October 28th 2017

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11 Join us for our first Oakland County AAPN Collaborative Family Conference! This event is open to all families building a community around student success. Parents and students Invited! We have an exciting line up to share with you … Social Media Secrets: Presented by Rasheda Williams, […]

Grant Helps Ferndale Get Golf in Elementary Schools

October 28th 2017

Grant Helps Ferndale Get Golf in Elementary Schools (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 28, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Students at Ferndale Elementary Schools will soon be learning to play golf as part of their physical education classes. With thanks to the First Tee organization, the program was announced in the Oct. 27 e blast from the […]