Ferndale

Ferndale Library Adds Delivery Service to Senior Apartments

November 14th 2016

Ferndale Library Adds Delivery Service to Senior Apartments (Ferndale Area District Library, Nov. 14, 2016) FERNDALE, Mich. (Nov 10, 2016)– Starting in 2015,  the Ferndale Library began a delivery service to housing complexes, carrying the most important cargo in the world: wisdom, knowledge, and literature. That’s right, Ferndale’s Traveling Library finds Interim Director Darlene Hellenberg […]

Tips for Elevator & Escalator Safety Week

November 14th 2016

Tips for Elevator & Escalator Safety Week (Office of Gov. Rick Snyder, Nov. 14, 2016) Lansing, MI – Gov. Rick Snyder has declared November 13-19 as Elevator Escalator Safety Awareness Week to educate the public to ride safely when using elevators, escalators, and moving walks.  The state of Michigan has nearly 27,000 elevators and escalators. […]

Local Author to Present Book Talk on Underground Railroad Nov. 22

November 14th 2016

Local Author to Present Book Talk on Underground Railroad Nov. 22 (EVENT page) FERNDALE, MI – Evelyn Millstein, a Royal Oak-based Librarian who has studied African American history for seventy of her eighty-six years, comes to the Ferndale Library on Tue, Nov 22 to discuss her new book The Underground Railroad: A Movement That Changed […]

MDHHS Encourages Family Discussion about Health History this Thanksgiving

November 13th 2016

MDHHS Encourages Family Discussion about Health History this Thanksgiving (MDHHS, Nov. 23, 2016) LANSING, MI – In Michigan, approximately one in ten women has a significant family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer. Because of this and other hereditary diseases, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is encouraging potentially lifesaving conversations this […]

Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival Dec. 10

November 13th 2016

Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival Dec. 10  (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – It’s the most wonderful time of the year, which means it’s time again for Downtown Ferndale’s annual Holiday Ice Festival, Saturday, December 10th from 10am to 4pm! Presented by Cregger Plumbing & Sewer Service, there will be plenty of traditional holiday-time activities for the […]

Over 40 Agencies to be Part of Community Resource Day Nov. 16

November 13th 2016

Over 40 Agencies to be Part of Community Resource Day Nov. 16 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – For all those in need of help with housing, employment, food services, and much more, please consider attending the Oakland County Community Resource Day on Wednesday, November 16th from 10am-2pm at Genesis Church at 309 N. Main […]

Affirmations LGBTQ Center Hosting Community Conversation on Election Nov. 14

November 11th 2016

Affirmations LGBTQ Center Hosting Community Conversation on Election Nov. 14 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI: Monday, November 14, 2016 at 6:00 pm. Join Affirmations for an important Community Conversation. The event is free and all are welcome.  We look forward to joining our community partners to discuss coordinated efforts to begin healing, while engaging in proactive […]

2016 Election Results & “I Voted” Sticker Selfie Page

November 8th 2016

2016 Election Results and “I Voted” Sticker Selfie Page (ongoing) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 8, 2016) Oakland County, MI – Donald Trump has been elected as President of the United States. In Oakland County, the Regional Transit Authority proposal lost –  getting 292,401 (49.91%) of the votes. 293,510 people (50.09%) voted against the plan. L. […]

As Dickens Festival Approaches, Things to Know about the Author

November 7th 2016

As Dickens Festival Approaches, Things to Know about the Author (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 7, 2016) Holly, MI – Did you know that in all his life, Charles Dickens never missed a deadline except once?  That he had an unusual fondness for prostitutes?  Or that his family pet helped launch the career of a gloomy […]

Ferndale Elks Honor City Employees, Senior and Citizen of the Year

November 4th 2016

Ferndale Elks Honor City Employees, Senior and Citizen of the Year (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 11, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Elks know the value that city employees bring to the community, so each year they honor one from each department – nominated by their supervisor – as well as an outstanding senior and […]