Ferndale

Ferndale Passes National Day of Racial Healing Proclamation

January 16th 2019

Ferndale Passes National Day of Racial Healing Proclamation (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 16, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale City Council voted Monday to pass a proclamation for National Day of Racial Healing. On Jan. 22 – the day after Martin Luther King Jr. Day – communities like Ferndale honor “our common humanity and taking collective […]

Malerman Reflects on Bird Box Success

January 14th 2019

Malerman Reflects on Bird Box Success Josh Malerman was in the lobby of Mann’s Chinese Theater, mere moments after the end credits commenced for the Hollywood premiere of the movie adaptation of one of his books. “…as the audience poured out, I saw (director) Susanne Bier emerge from the flowing crowd and she came to […]

Ferndale Blues Festival Jan. 25 – Feb 2

January 14th 2019

Ferndale Blues Festival Jan. 25 – Feb 2 Ferndale, MI- The annual Ferndale Blues and Music Festival kicks off Friday Jan. 25 and runs through Feb 2, with multiple events at multiple venues.  The community-driven event highlights local artists, musicians, and businesses. The schedule is still in the works, but venues that have committed so […]

“Uncaged Watercolors” Opening to Showcase Art of Exonerated Man Jan. 18

January 13th 2019

“Uncaged Watercolors” Opening to Showcase Art of Exonerated Man Jan. 18  Ferndale, MI – Richard Phillips spent over 46 years in prison for a murder he did not commit. While in prison he learned to paint, letting art give him a sense of purpose and a skill. Come check out his work at the Level […]

Reservations Available for White Castle’s Valentine’s Day Dinner

January 12th 2019

Reservations Available for White Castle’s Valentine’s Day Dinner Ferndale, Royal Oak, Pontiac, Southfield, Oak Park, Troy, MI – If you would like to give your Queen or King a royal experience this Valentine’s Day, White Castle has a tradition for you! Each year castles across the country bring out their best – with table service […]

Downtown Ferndale Wednesday Walks Jan. 16

January 12th 2019

Downtown Ferndale Wednesday Walks Jan. 16 Ferndale, MI -Explore your hometown downtown while getting fit! Wednesday Walks is a weekly walk, departing from the City Hall parking lot at 5:30 pm and lasting 30-45 minutes. The start time is designed to be right as people are getting home from work – get a little exercise […]

Fundraiser for Metro Detroit Police and Fire Pipes and Drums Jan. 16

January 12th 2019

Fundraiser for Metro Detroit Police and Fire Pipes and Drums Jan. 16 Ferndale, MI – Bring your family, friends, and neighbors in for dinner and drinks during the Metro Detroit Police and Fire Pipes and Drums’ fundraiser. Benefitting the MDPFPD, this event will provide food from Dino’s Lounge, have a Cash Bar, and a 50/50 […]

Baker College Considering Move to Ferndale…

January 11th 2019

Baker College Considering Move to Ferndale, Council to Vote Monday… Ferndale, MI- Ferndale City Council is considering a move that could bring a Baker College campus to Downtown Ferndale. According to a memo on the proposed project in Monday’s City Council packet, “Baker College plans to consolidate and close four suburban campuses in August 2020, […]

City Manager April Lynch Leaving Ferndale for HR Position

January 10th 2019

City Manager April Lynch Leaving Ferndale for HR Position (City of Ferndale, Jan. 10, 2019) FERNDALE, MI— After more than seven years on the job, Ferndale City Manager April Lynch announced this week that she would be stepping down from her position effective February 28, 2019. Lynch has accepted a new position with University of […]

Oakland County Commissioners Sworn In, Democratic Majority Begins

January 9th 2019

Oakland County Commissioners Sworn In, Democratic Majority Begins (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 9, 2019) Pontiac, MI- “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.”  The quote from Margaret Mead graced the back of the program for the Inaugural Ceremony for the […]