Oak Park

Ferndale High School Cleared of Potential Threat

February 29th 2016

Ferndale High School Cleared of Potential Threat (Feb. 29, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  Ferndale High School was on alert this morning as police responded to a phoned-in threat. Communications Director William Good issued the following statement: “This morning Ferndale High School received a non-specific threatening phone call.  The Ferndale Police Department was immediately contacted and […]

Sunflowers and Other Bright Spots in Oak Park…

February 27th 2016

Sunflowers and Other Bright Spots in Oak Park State of the City (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 27, 2016) Oak Park, MI – As guests came in from the cold to Oak Park City Hall for the State of the City Address Thursday they were greeted by more than just the warmth of smiling faces […]

Former Radio Building in Oak Park, Designed by Albert Kahn to become…

February 25th 2016

Former Radio Building in Oak Park, Designed by Albert Kahn, to become a Union Joint Restaurant (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 25, 2016) Oak Park, MI – With a special passion for turning historical buildings into unique dining spaces, Curt Catallo has his heart set on his next big project: the former WWJ building at 12700 […]

Resources and Info: Stuff to Know When it Snows

February 24th 2016

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Feb. 2, 2015) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]

Artist in You 2D Art Reception in Ferndale March 31

February 24th 2016

Artist in You 2D Art Reception in Ferndale March 31 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Artist in You 2D Art Reception March 31 Ferndale Area District Library 222 E 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, Michigan 48220 6pm to 8 pm. The Artist in You is a community-wide celebration of student art, featuring works by young talents […]

MDOT Open House on I-696 Plaza Reconstruction in Oak Park

February 23rd 2016

MDOT Open House on I-696 Plaza Reconstruction in Oak Park (EVENT page) Tuesday, March 29, 4 to 7 p.m. at City Hall Michigan Department of Transportation, or MDOT, is holding an open house on Tuesday, March 29, between 4 to 7 p.m. in City Hall, located at 14000 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park. MI. This […]

Oak Park Business Round Table Workshop on CEED Funding Feb. 24

February 17th 2016

Oak Park Business Round Table Workshop on CEED Funding Feb. 24 (EVENT page) Oak Park, MI – Whether you are an emerging entrepreneur or an established business owner in need of additional funds to expand or establish your business, the CEED microloan program could help close your financial gap. Loans are available up to $50,000 […]

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 […]

Delicious Kindness at Tai Fai in Oak Park as Customers Pay Food Forward

February 1st 2016

Delicious Kindness at Tai Fai in Oak Park as Customers Pay Food Forward (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 1, 2016) Oak Park, MI – “Let’s keep love carry on. Keep warming our city. Paid food tickets for whom needed.” That is the sign on the wall of Tai Fai Restaurant at 8505 W. Nine Mile Road […]

Ferndale Artist in You Program Seeks Funding for Student Art

January 28th 2016

Ferndale Artist in You Program Seeks Funding for Student Art (Press Release, Jan. 28, 2016) WHAT IT IS: Ferndale High School and CASA student artists compete to have their artwork converted into public art. The three top scoring students will be eligible for a $500 scholarship.   Six students’ work will be selected to be enlarged, […]