Ferndale

New Year’s Eve with B. Nektar in Ferndale

December 14th 2016

New Year’s Eve with B. Nektar in Ferndale (EVENT page) It’s time to punch 2016 in the face and close the books on it! Join us on December 31st for the party of the year at the B. Nektar taproom! Wear your finest party attire (or don’t!) and get down with fabulous meads, ciders, and […]

Family Seeks Tips in Bicyclist’s Death, Funds for Funeral Expenses (video)

December 13th 2016

Family Seeks Tips in Bicyclist’s Death, Funds for Funeral Expenses (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The mother of 49-year-old Michael Proxmire spoke to the media on Monday about her son’s death.  Marie Winekoff of Royal Oak cried as she sat on camera with Ferndale Police Sgt. Baron Brown and asked […]

Smiles and Sculptures from Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival

December 11th 2016

Smiles and Sculptures from Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 11, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Paige Ayer and her family came all the way from Amherstburg Canada to check out the ice sculptures and reindeer of the Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival.  “I like seeing the sculptures. They’re neat,” she said.  “I take pictures […]

Resources for Homeless and those in Need 2016

December 11th 2016

Resources for Homeless and those in Need 2016 (Royal Oak Library and Oakland County 115 News, Dec. 11, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – Each year the Royal Oak Library compiles a list of resources for homeless and needy people in the area.  The following is the list they put together plus resources found by oc115.  […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

December 11th 2016

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Dec. 11, 2016) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]

Ferndale Police Looking For Suspect in Fatal Hit and Run of Bicyclist

December 10th 2016

Ferndale Police Looking For Suspect in Fatal Hit and Run of Bicyclist (Ferndale Police, Dec. 10, 2016) Ferndale, MI– On Friday, December 9, 2016 between 10:30 p.m. and 11:52 p.m. Michael Proxmire, 48, of Madison Heights was fatally struck by a vehicle on eastbound 10 Mile Road near Huron Avenue in the city of Ferndale.  […]

Rats, Leaves, Recycling, & Bikes: Ferndale’s New Civic Tech Solutions

December 9th 2016

Rats, Leaves, Recycling, & Bikes: Ferndale’s New Civic Tech Solutions (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 7, 2016) Ferndale, MI- How can technology help residents and their local government to connect and solve problems in communities? That’s what students at the University of Michigan Citizen Interaction Design Program explored for the last three months in a partnership […]

Holiday Market Matching Food Donations for Basket Program Dec. 10

December 6th 2016

Holiday Market Matching Food Donations for Basket Program Dec. 10 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI –  On Saturday, Dec. 10 from 10am to 4pm Holiday Market and the Boys and Girls Club of Oakland and Macomb Counties will be hosting a food drive for the Holiday Basket Program that benefits area families and senior citizens. […]

Ferndale Resident Donates… to Almost Home Animal Rescue League

December 6th 2016

Ferndale Resident Donates Giving Tuesday Funds to Almost Home Animal Rescue League (Citizens Bank, Dec. 6, 2016) FERNDALE, MI ­– For his outstanding commitment to the community, Ferndale resident John Stanaszek has been selected by Citizens Bank to receive its annual Credo Champion for Community Award. As part of the award and in celebration of […]

Parties Seeking Volunteers to Observe Presidential Recount

December 4th 2016

Parties Seeking Volunteers to Observe Presidential Recount (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 4, 2016) Bloomfield Hills, MI – As the legal issues surrounding the Presidential ballot recount continue to play out in court, Oakland County Republicans, Democrats, and Greens are recruiting volunteers to observe the recounts, which could start as early as Monday. Green Party Candidate […]