Ferndale

Recent Arrest and Insight into Story, Affirm Motorama Concerns

February 18th 2016

Recent Arrest for Crack and Heroin, and Insight into Story, Affirm Motorama Concerns (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 18, 2016) Ferndale, MI – As city official prepare to hear an appeal by the owner of the Motorama Motel at 8 Mile and Woodward in regard to the non-renewal of their business license, more information comes to […]

Missing Woman Found Deceased in the Woods

February 18th 2016

Missing Woman Found Deceased in the Woods (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 18, 2016) National City, MI –  Efforts to locate 33-year-old Anglea Bartman have been called off as her body has been found.  According to family members Bartman was found in the woods on a seldom-traveled two-track off Monument Road north of National City, stating […]

Ferndale Community Collaborates in Celebration of High School Student Artists

February 18th 2016

Ferndale Community Collaborates in Celebration of High School Student Artists (FACC Press Release, Feb. 18, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The Artist in You is a community-wide celebration of student art, featuring works by young talents (grades 10-12) in the Ferndale School District and Center for Advanced Studies and the Arts (CASA.)  Students will have their artwork […]

Ferndale Schools Accepts $25,000 Determination, Gary Meier Documents Brought to Light

February 16th 2016

Ferndale Schools Accepts $25,000 Determination, Gary Meier Documents Brought to Light (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The lawsuit between Ferndale Schools and Equity Management Solutions, a company started by former Superintendent Gary Meier and his top staff while employed at the district, concluded on Thursday with both parties accepting a case […]

Mountain of Pads, Tampons, Bras & More Collected for Homeless…

February 15th 2016

Mountain of Pads, Tampons, Bras and More Collected for Homeless Women (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 15, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Women living on the street face challenges beyond staying warm and fed. When “that time of the month” comes around, it can sometimes mean a choice between food and feminine hygiene products. Last year a […]

In remembrance of Former Ferndale Mayor Albert Gertley 1927-2016

February 14th 2016

In remembrance of Former Ferndale Mayor Albert Gertley 1927-2016 (Gary Gertley, son, Feb. 14, 2016) Ferndale, MI – My dad, Albert Gertley passed away on Feburary 12, 2016 as a result of a massive stroke. He was 88 years old. For now I wanted to write down what I remember about my dad’s life and […]

Ferndale Firefighter and 8 Year Old Son Struggle After House Fire

February 14th 2016

Ferndale Firefighter and 8 Year Old Son Struggle After House Fire (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2016) Ferndale, MI – For over 15 years Michael Szymanski has been fighting fires and saving lives in the City of Ferndale. Now he is in the unimaginable position of trying to rebuild his life after a fire destroyed […]

Family Searching for Missing Woman, May Have Ferndale Ties

February 14th 2016

Family Searching for Missing Woman, May Have Ferndale Ties (compiled, Feb. 14, 2016) National City, MI – Family and friends are searching for a woman who disappeared from National City on Tuesday. The woman, 33-year-old Angela Bartman, was last seen in Grant Township on Tuesday at 3pm when she went to get a soda from […]

Underground Railroad Stage Performance Feb. 21 in Pontiac

February 12th 2016

Underground Railroad Stage Performance Feb. 21 in Pontiac (EVENT page) Pontiac, MI -The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and The Oakland County Ministerial Alliance are proud to announce that in conjunction with Black History Month, The Crofoot, will   bring, The Underground Railroad Michigan Connection, a stage performance, to the performing arts venue on February 21, […]

The Future of Ferndale Discussed at Master Plan Open House

February 11th 2016

The Future of Ferndale Discussed at Master Plan Open House (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 11, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The city of Ferndale put all their ideas on the table, literally, for the Master Plan Open House on Feb. 6. The event, held at the Rust Belt Market, welcomed residents and visitors to share their […]