Ferndale

Tanker and Two Cars Crash and Burn on I 696, No Fatalities Reported

June 12th 2017

Tanker and Two Cars Crash and Burn on I 696, No Fatalities Reported (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 12, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – Cleanup continues on I-696 W just before Woodward Avenue after a tanker truck and two passenger vehicles that ended with explosions and fire. Firefighters on the scene said there were no […]

Reporter Food: Loaded Mac n’Cheese from Zeke’s Rock n Roll BBQ in Ferndale

June 9th 2017

Reporter Food:  Loaded Mac n’Cheese from Zeke’s Rock n Roll BBQ in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 9, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Before diving into an afternoon of Ferndale Pride coverage, a friend and I grabbed lunch at Zeke’s BBQ, which is right in the heart of Downtown Ferndale.  I had the loaded mac n’ […]

Two Options Presented for Ferndale Parking Structure

June 8th 2017

Two Options Presented for Ferndale Parking Structure (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 8, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Over 60 people came out for a two-hour meeting to discuss the two parking deck options presented by the City of Ferndale. Some residents and business owners have called for a simple deck with no retail space. As officials […]

Former Manager Accused of Robbing Rosie’s, Police Seek Info

June 8th 2017

Former Manager Accused of Robbing Rosie’s, Police Seek Info (Ferndale Police, June 8, 2017) Ferndale, MI – 38 Year Old TIMOTHY MARTIN of Willis Village Michigan has been arrested and charged with Breaking and Entering Rosie O’Grady’s bar. Martin is an ex-manager of the bar who left employment there about a month ago. On Sunday […]

Local Musician’s Photos of Detroit Culture Scene at Ferndale Library, Reception June 29

June 7th 2017

Local Musician’s Photos of Detroit Culture Scene at Ferndale Library, Reception June 29 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Detroit-based artist Brian Rozman has lived two creative lives, one as a musician, the other as a photographer. Both sides, the aural and visual, converge in dynamically captured photographs on Jun 29 when the Ferndale Library hosts […]

Ferndale Community Concert Band Tribute to Fathers June 18

June 6th 2017

Ferndale Community Concert Band Tribute to Fathers June 18 (EVENT page) The Ferndale Community Concert Band will perform their last concert of the 2016-2017 concert season on Sunday, June 18, 2017. This Father’s Day performance is titled, Salute to Our Fathers. Ed Quick, artistic director and conductor and the almost 80 member band will collaborate […]

Pictures from the 2017 Ferndale Rainbow Run

June 6th 2017

Pictures from the 2017 Ferndale Rainbow Run (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 6, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Runners, walkers, joggers, stroller-pushers and leash-pullers wove through the streets Downtown Ferndale for the annual Rainbow Run.  The event coincides with Ferndale Pride, both of which celebrate diversity. Over 400 people came out to get splattered with multiple colors […]

Downtown Ferndale’s Art of the Cocktail Event June 15

June 6th 2017

Downtown Ferndale’s Art of the Cocktail Event June 15 (EVENT page)   Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale DDA continues its efforts to raise funds for public art in the district with this year’s signature event – The Art of the Cocktail, exhibiting the creative blending talents of the district’s best bartenders. Attendees will be the […]

New Ferndale Chamber Director Matt Zook Brings…

June 5th 2017

New Ferndale Chamber Director Matt Zook Brings Tourism Background to Town (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 5, 2017) Ferndale, MI – When asked what his wish for Ferndale would be, the new Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Matt Zook said “People here in Metro Detroit know about Ferndale. What I want is for people outside the […]

SOCRRA Communities Get Mixed Recycling, New Bins on the Way

June 5th 2017

SOCRRA Communities Get Mixed Recycling, New Bins on the Way (SOCRRA, June 5, 2017) Troy, MI – Recycling is about to get a lot easier for residents in SOCCRA communities. This summer SOCRRA will deliver a 65 gallon recycling cart to every single family household in its member communities.  And because SOCRRA is converting to […]