Ferndale

Fire Destroys Garage on Albany in Ferndale (video)

January 24th 2019

Fire Destroys Garage on Albany in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 24, 2019) Ferndale, MI – A garage in the 400 block of Albany burned Thursday night.  Ferndale Fire Department arrived on the scene at about 7:45pm and their efforts prevented the fire from spreading to any nearby homes.  There were no apparent injuries. Neighbor […]

Reporter Food: Vegan Melt at Rosie O’Grady’s

January 24th 2019

Reporter Food: Vegan Melt at Rosie O’Grady’s (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 24, 2019) Ferndale, MI – The Impossible Burger has been popping up at restaurants all over the country, including at Rosie O’Grady’s in Downtown Ferndale. Rosie’s has two versions – the veggie burger and the vegan melt. The vegan melt comes with an Impossible […]

MoGo is Coming to Ferndale, Community Meeting Feb. 7

January 23rd 2019

MoGo is Coming to Ferndale, Community Meeting Feb. 7 Ferndale, MI- MoGo is coming to your community! Please join us for a conversation about bike share and let us know where you’d like to see MoGo. Event is free, please share with your friends and neighbors! Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 from 6-7L30pm at Kulick Community […]

NB I -75 Closed for Emergency Pothole Repairs UPDATED – BACK OPEN

January 21st 2019

NB I-75 Closed for Emergency Pothole Repairs – UPDATED BACK OPEN Madison Heights, Troy, MI- Northbound I-75 had been closed down Monday evening between I-696 and M-59 for emergency pothole repairs. Drivers are advised to avoid the area. According to Troy Police, they freeway is expected to be closed for several hours. UPDATE: AT approximately […]

Ferndale Youth Assistance Sees Success in Supporting Kids

January 21st 2019

Ferndale Youth Assistance Sees Success in Supporting Kids (Jack Higgins, Jan. 21, 2019) Ferndale, Oak Park, Royal Oak Township, MI- In 1953, Dr. Wilfred D. Webb, former superintendent of Hazel Park schools, teamed up with Judge Eugene A. Moore, of the Oakland County Probate Court and the Sixth Circuit Court Family Division, to found Youth […]

Resources for Those in Need 2019

January 19th 2019

Resources for Those in Need 2019 Oakland County, MI – Here is a list of resources for shelter, food, medical care and more. This list will be updated if other resources are found. If you know of any please email editor@oc115.com. Shelter Welcome Inn—Covenant Presbyterian Church 21575 W Ten Mile Rd, Southfield 48075 (248) 677-8757. […]

Creating Homes for Outdoor Cats

January 19th 2019

Creating Homes for Outdoor Cats (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 19, 2019, adapted from orig. Oct. 28, 2018) Ferndale, MI – It costs about $20 and an hour of being crafty to help save the lives of feral and community cats, and Kimberly Wallace of the Ferndale Cat Shelter is helping people learn how. Though most […]

Oakland County Elite 40 Under 40 Announced

January 18th 2019

Oakland County Elite 40 Under 40 Announced ​Waterford, Michigan – Beginning Friday at noon, the public can cast an online vote to choose the winner of the Oakland County Executive’s Elite 40 under 40 Class of 2019. About 250 applications and nominations were reviewed by a panel of judges, looking for the top 40 young […]

“Not in my (Ferndale) Backyard” Talk on Racially Coded Language Jan. 30

January 18th 2019

“Not in my (Ferndale) Backyard” Talk on Racially Coded Language Jan. 30 Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Inclusion Network (FIN) invites the public to attend their Quarterly meeting on January 30, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Ferndale Area District Library (222 E. 9 Mile Rd.).  The meeting’s topic is “Not In My (Ferndale) Backyard?” […]

Ferndale Offers Payment Assistance for Furloughed Federal Employees

January 16th 2019

Ferndale Offers Payment Assistance for Furloughed Federal Employees (City of Ferndale, Jan. 16, 2019) Ferndale, MI- Ferndale City Council voted Monday that it will offer a payment assistance program for Ferndale residents who are federal government employees furloughed by the government shutdown. Furloughed federal employees will qualify for a two-month deferral period for City payments, […]