Ferndale

Volunteer for Ferndale Pride, First Meeting March 20

March 17th 2014

Volunteer for Ferndale Pride, First Meeting March 20 (Crystal Proxmire, March 17, 2014) This year’s Ferndale Pride event will be Sat., May 31st, 1-10pm, downtown Ferndale with the theme “Gay in May.” There are many tasks to be done including pre-planning, promoting, handing out posters and flyers, and fundraising at advance events. Event Day, May […]

Giuseppe Ciccone’s Exchange Student Experience

March 17th 2014

Giuseppe Ciccone’s Exchange Student Experience (Giuseppe Ciccone, March 17, 2014) I arrived at the Detroit Metropolitan airport on August 21st.  Everything started that day. I remember every single moment: My host mom Karen and two of my three siblings, Ash and Violet, waiting for me with a colorful poster which said, “Welcome home Giuseppe.” That poster didn’t […]

Camp Casey Cowgirl Pubcrawl March 29 in Ferndale

March 17th 2014

Camp Casey Cowgirl Pub Crawl March 29 in Ferndale (Camp Casey Press Release, March17, 2014) Camp Casey, a Michigan based nonprofit horseback riding program for children with cancer and their families, will be hosting their fifth annual Cowbell Pub Crawl from 5:30pm-11:30pm on March 29th in downtown Ferndale. The night begins at The Loving Touch […]

ENDA Community Meeting, March 17, 2014

March 17th 2014

ENDA Community Meeting, March 17, 2014 (Americans for Workplace Opportunity Press Release) 6:00pm – 7:30pm, March 17 at Affirmations Community Center, 290 W. 9 Mile Road, Ferndale. The purpose of this Community Meeting is to discuss the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) and what we can do as residents of Michigan to do our part in […]

Roaring 20s Dinner Raises Money for Ferndale Education Foundation

March 15th 2014

Roaring 20s Dinner Raises Money for Ferndale Education Foundation (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 15, 2014) The Ferndale Education Foundation had it’s annual dinner Friday with a Roaring 20’s Theme.  With feathers, fringe and furs the fine ladies of Ferndale mingled with dapper gentlemen in suits.  They enjoyed a delicious meal, watched dance, band and acting […]

Savvy Senior Avoids Getting Tricked by Scam

March 13th 2014

Savvy Senior Avoids Getting Tricked by Scam (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 14, 2014) When Jeannie Davis got a phone call saying that she had won $1.4 million she figured that something was wrong. The retired real estate appraiser and President of the Ferndale Seniors group knows that “if something sounds too good to be true, […]

WA3 Welcomes Mayors Metzger and Waterman to Board

March 12th 2014

WA3 Welcomes Mayors Metzger and Waterman to Board (Adapted from WA3 Press Release, March 12, 2014) 2014 and the recent mayoral elections bring three new leaders to the Board of the Woodward Avenue Action Association (WA3), a collaborative effort to promote the 11 communities along M1. From the far north is Pontiac’s mayor Deidre Waterman.  […]

Northland Mall Death Caused by Position, Compression, Asphyxia

March 12th 2014

Northland Mall Death Caused by Position, Compression, Asphyxia (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 12, 2014) The investigation into 25-year-old McKenzie Cochran’s death continues as the medical examiner’s report has been released, listing the cause of death as “accidental position, compression, asphyxia,” according to Local 4 News. On Jan.28 the man had a verbal confrontation with mall […]

Transition Ferndale: Think Spring, Think Community Mtg. March 19

March 12th 2014

Transition Ferndale: Think Spring, Think Community Mtg. March 19 (Art Myatt, March 12, 2014) Wednesday, March 19, 7:00 pm Ferndale Public Library, 222 East Nine Mile Road, Ferndale, MI This is Transition Ferndale’s regular “third Wednesday of the month” meeting for March. Ferndale’s Becky Hammond will talk about back yard and front yard gardens, and […]

Downtown Ferndale Shares Market Analysis

March 11th 2014

Downtown Ferndale Shares Market Analysis (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 11, 2014) A market analysis for Downtown Ferndale revealed at Monday’s City Council meeting gives a view of what is happening and what could be happening in terms of business development.  The presentation fell on the same night that City Council considered which developer to select […]