Ferndale

Ferndale Launches Walk with Ease 6 Week Program Starting May 7

March 31st 2018

Ferndale Launches Walk with Ease 6 Week Program Starting May 7 (City of Ferndale, March 31, 2018) FERNDALE, MI—The City of Ferndale Parks and Recreation will soon offer adults ages 50+ a new way to stay fit. Thanks to an instructor training grant from the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) and the Centers for […]

Ferndale Elks Donate $2,200 to Youth Assistance

March 30th 2018

Ferndale Elks Donate $2,200 to Youth Assistance (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 30, 2018) Ferndale, MI – A bag of Irish items (mostly drinkable) and a three-week-long raffle helped the Ferndale Elks #1588 raise $2,200 to donate to Ferndale Youth Assistance. Lodge Members Derek Pratley, Jerry Olli, and Oscar Renautt visited the Youth Assistance Board Meeting […]

Ferndale Education Foundation Derby Dinner & Auction April 27

March 30th 2018

Ferndale Education Foundation Derby Dinner & Auction April 27 Ferndale, MI – Brake out the hats and join us for the FEF Dinner & Auction Derby Party! All proceeds from this event go to Ferndale Public Schools. Price $60.00 – includes strolling dinner and 3 beer or wine tickets plus entertainment. Auction by Sabin the […]

Erspamer Resigns, Transgender Activist Reyes Named Affirmations Interim Director

March 29th 2018

Erspamer Resigns, Transgender Activist Reyes Named Affirmations Interim Director (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 29, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  After two years as Executive Director of Affirmations LGBTQ Community Center in Ferndale, Susan Ersparmer has resigned in the midst of financial concerns and staff issues.  Following Erspamer’s resignation, the Board of Directors voted Wednesday night to appoint […]

March for Our Lives Ferndale March 31

March 29th 2018

March for Our Lives Ferndale March 31 Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale version of March for Our Lives will take place on Saturday, March 31 from 3-5pm. The march will begin in front of Affirmations on 9 Mile in downtown Ferndale, and will end at Geary Park. The theme of the march will be “Where […]

Public Info Meeting on I-696 Summer Construction April 4

March 28th 2018

Public Info Meeting on I-696 Summer Construction April 4 (MDOT, March 28, 2018) Southfield, MI- WHAT: An open   house-style public meeting to share information on the I-696 project between I-275   and I-94 scheduled to begin this spring. There will be exhibits displaying   project locations, various types of work, and detours. Interested parties   will have the […]

Ferndale Honors Education and Sharing Day March 27, 2018

March 27th 2018

Ferndale Honors Education and Sharing Day March 27, 2018 (City of Ferndale, March 27, 2018) Ferndale, MI – At a Regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Ferndale, Oakland County, Michigan, held in the Council Chambers at 300 E. Nine Mile, Ferndale MI 48220 on the 26th day of March, 2018, the […]

Valentine Distilling Celebrates New Still w/Ribbon Cutting Party

March 26th 2018

Valentine Distilling Celebrates New Still w/Ribbon Cutting Party Ferndale, MI – As Ferndale-based Valentine Distilling reaches the ten year mark, the world-recognized micro distillery has invested in expanding their capacity – including a big shiny addition. On March 22 they celebrated the arrival of Sherbert, a new custom made 1,500 gallon still imported from the […]

Northville Welcomes New DPW Director Loyd Cureton

March 25th 2018

Northville Welcomes New DPW Director Loyd Cureton (City of Northville, March 25, 2018) Northville, MI – Loyd Cureton was named director of the Department of Public Works (DPW) for the City of Northville and began his new role on March 5. Cureton oversees the delivery of essential services to the community, including water service, sewer, […]

China Ruby’s Tina Co Remembered Fondly by Ferndale Customers

March 25th 2018

China Ruby’s Tina Co Remembered Fondly by Ferndale Customers (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 25, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Longtime Ferndale staple China Ruby closed unexpectedly this month, with signs in the window announcing that the 157 W Nine Mile Rd location will soon become La Feast Grill.  The owner, Tina Co, died Friday. An obituary […]