Ferndale

Plants, Tips and Smiles Exchanged in Ferndale

June 5th 2018

Plants, Tips and Smiles Exchanged in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 5, 2018) Ferndale, MI- Jenna Nelson had too many spider plants, and a desire to start working on her yard.  Thankfully each year the Ferndale Beautification Commission hosts a Perennial Exchange to help people like Nelson find homes for unwanted plants while picking out […]

Police Release New Info on 696 Motorcycle Crash – UPDATED

June 5th 2018

Police Release New Info on 696 Motorcycle Crash – UPDATED (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 5, 2018) Ferndale, Royal Oak, Hazel Park, MI -A motorcyclist was critically injured after colliding with a semi-truck on EB I-696 just before the I-75 interchange Tuesday evening. The accident occurred at around 6:15pm.  Emergency responders from Ferndale and Royal Oak […]

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County

June 4th 2018

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 4, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Many communities have online forums where people can learn what is going on in their community as well as connect with neighbors. These are actually a very effective way of finding out […]

Rainbow Run Celebrates Diversity

June 4th 2018

Rainbow Run Celebrates Diversity (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 4, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Over 250 runners donned Michigan-made high rainbow socks and ran through the streets of Ferndale Saturday morning for the Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce Rainbow Run.  Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter welcomed everyone to the event and the crowed warmed up with stretches […]

Turtles are on the Move, Here’s How to Help Protect Them

June 4th 2018

Turtles are on the Move, Here’s How to Help Protect Them (North Oakland Headwaters Land Conservancy, June 4, 2018) Clarkston, MI – Across the state of Michigan, female turtles have begun their annual nesting trek from their home wetlands to open areas. Every year, thousands of female turtles are killed on our roadways in pursuit […]

Ferndale Soup Microgrant Dinner to Fund Creative Projects June 27

June 3rd 2018

Ferndale Soup Microgrant Dinner to Fund Creative Projects June 27 Ferndale, MI  – Ferndale SOUP is a microgranting dinner celebrating and supporting creative projects that benefit the Ferndale community. For a donation $5 at the door, attendees receive soup, salad, bread, and a vote! Four presenters will have four minutes each to share their idea […]

Explore Nature in Ferndale’s Harding Park June 2

May 31st 2018

  Explore Nature in Ferndale’s Harding Park June 2 Ferndale, MI – Join an Oakland County Parks and Recreation naturalist from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, June 2 in Harding Park in Ferndale for a FREE interactive drop-in nature experience. As part of the new initiative “Nature in Your Neighborhood,” this pop-up nature program will feature a naturalist on site to […]

Rust Belt’s New Outdoor Drinking Spot, Bar Hop, Opening Saturday

May 30th 2018

Rust Belt’s New Outdoor Drinking Spot, Bar Hop, Opening Saturday Ferndale, MI – Chris and Tiffany Best are preparing to launch the latest component of their ever-growing Rust Belt Market – Bar Hop.  Bar Hop will keep the patio hopping even in hours when the market is closed.  And it’s going to make its big […]

Pictures from Ferndale’s Memorial Day Parade

May 28th 2018

Pictures from Ferndale’s Memorial Day Parade (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 28, 2018) Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Community came together Monday to honor those whose lives have been lost in war.  The 100th consecutive Memorial Day Parade included students from the Ferndale Golden Eagles Marching Band, martial arts students from Mejishi Martial Arts, and several […]

Safety and Fun Spotlighted in Downtown Ferndale Bike Rodeo

May 27th 2018

Safety and Fun Spotlighted in Downtown Ferndale Bike Rodeo (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 27, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Free helmets, bicycle safety checks, licenses and a test riding course were all part of the annual Downtown Ferndale Bike Rodeo held May 17. Eighteen month old Denver Carter and his mom watched while four-year-old Keegan Carter […]