Ferndale

70 Year Old Man Fires Shots Inside Withington West Apartments in Ferndale UPDATED

June 4th 2019

70 Year Old Man Fires Shots Inside Withington West Apartments in Ferndale UPDATED (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 4, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Police from multiple departments were on the scene at Withington West Apartments at Planavon and Withington in Ferndale in response to an active shooter in the building Tuesday night.  A 70 year old […]

Readers Invited to Write Guest Posts About Local Clubs and Orgs.

June 3rd 2019

Readers Invited to Write Guest Posts About Local Clubs and Orgs. (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 3, 2019) Oakland County, MI- Oakland County Times is inviting readers to submit guest posts featuring a charity or community group that is meaningful to them and is located in Oakland County. We began this series in April, thanks to […]

June 10 – Women Empowering Women BINGO Night at Rust Belt Market

June 1st 2019

June 10 – Women Empowering Women BINGO Night at Rust Belt Market Ferndale, MI – The evening of June 10, The Brave Wimp and The Loaded Die will be sponsoring a Women Empowering Women Bingo Night, guests are asked to bring a donation of new and gently worn bras and individually wrapped menstrual products, or […]

Fireworks Allowed Certain Days Due to Statewide Law

May 31st 2019

Fireworks Allowed Certain Days Due to Statewide Law (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 31, 2019) Lansing, MI – The number of days one can set off fireworks in Michigan has been reduced from 30 to about a dozen since Public Acts 633, 634, and 635 were signed into law at the end of 2018. This law […]

Reporter Food: Apple Fritter Donut Shop

May 29th 2019

Reporter Food: Apple Fritter Donut Shop (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 29, 2019) Ferndale, MI – When I was a little girl, my dad and I would walk up Hilton to sit at the counter of the Apple Fritter Donut Shop.  Back then it was one of those places where folks would sit around talking about […]

Fire Destroys Fitness Center/Warehouse in Oak Park

May 28th 2019

Fire Destroys Fitness Center/Warehouse in Oak Park (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 28, 2019) Oak Park, MI – A fire broke out Tuesday evening at a building that appears to house a fitness studio and a vinyl wrap warehouse.   13321 Northend Avenue, Oak Park, MI is listed as the address for Performance 80 Fitness Studio, and […]

June 1 – Ferndale Pride Packed with New Events…

May 28th 2019

June 1 – Ferndale Pride Packed with New Events, Sober Space, Speeches, Booths, Bands and More FERNDALE – For its ninth year, Ferndale Pride on Saturday, June 1, offers more events than ever. The annual family friendly street fair draws thousands of members of the LGBTQAI community to celebrate diversity and unity. More than 180 […]

Longest Running Memorial Day Parade Leaves Ferndale Guest Speaker Awestruck

May 27th 2019

Longest Running Memorial Day Parade Leaves Ferndale Guest Speaker Awestruck (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 27, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Captain Daniel Rice of the US Army and National Guard was honored to be invited to speak at the longest running Memorial Day Parade in Michigan.  It was the 101st year for the Ferndale Memorial Day […]

Downtown Ferndale Bike Rodeo Helps Families Spring into Safety

May 27th 2019

Downtown Ferndale Bike Rodeo Helps Families Spring into Safety (Sam Gurwin, May 27, 2019) Ferndale, MI -Spring was in the air on a beautiful Thursday in Schiffer Park for the annual Downtown Ferndale Bike Rodeo. Like a harbinger of spring the event has been preparing young people to pedal safely for about fifteen years. All […]

Inside Look at “The James” Former School Turned Senior Living in Ferndale

May 26th 2019

Inside Look at “The James” Former School Turned Senior Living in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 26, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Jack and Therese Moran met when they attended St. James Catholic School back in the 1940s.  In 1948 they married and had a family, including two daughters – Nancy Lareau and Terry Tyner – […]