How the West was One: West 9 Mile Project Breaks Ground

May 3rd 2013

In order to keep business owners and the public informed about progress on the W. 9 Mile project, the DDA will be giving updates on their website, www.downtownferndale.com, and they’ve created a Facebook Page called “How the West was One.”

PTA Arts and Crafts Fair May 4

May 3rd 2013

Tickets – $1.00 each – Kids 10 & Under Free – STROLLERS WELCOME

Fine Arts, Fine Crafts, Pottery, Jewelry, Metal, Photography, Woodworking, Glass, Textiles, and MORE!

Garage Sale Regulations in Ferndale

May 2nd 2013

It’s garage sale season in Ferndale! If you are conducting a garage sale please remember these regulations:

Moo Poo Fundraiser June 8

May 2nd 2013

Scores of fans will gather at the Ferndale High School football field on June 8, not to cheer their beloved Eagles on to victory, but in hopes that a cow will defecate in a lucky place.

Fracking Presentation Debunks Industry Arguments (video)

May 2nd 2013

Curry went through industry arguments about fracking, refuting them one-by-one, often with DEQ [Department of Environmental Quality] documentation. DEQ representative Hal Fitch came to a discussion with Curry previously…

City Council Passes Budget

May 1st 2013

For complete budget details, including an easy-to-follow guide, download the City’s Budget Report here – http://oaklandcounty115.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/Final-2014_2015-Budget-Book.pdf. Information can also be found on the City of Ferndale website at http://www.ferndale-mi.com/.

Green Schools: JFK and Roosevelt Recognized

April 30th 2013

Each school is awarded points based on the following criteria: percentage of school population involved in green activities, green issues addressed, the quality of the work, the impact activities have on a variety of groups (grade levels, staff, parents, community), and uniqueness.

Run 4 A Reason Benefits LGBT Charities May 11

April 30th 2013

The run starts at Affirmations Community Center on May 11 at 10:30 A.M. and has a $25 registration fee, which includes a t shirt and backpack. The run is approximately 5 miles long and people can run or walk to the finish line.

9 and Hilton Closed Due to Oversize Load Truck Problem

April 30th 2013

The intersection of 9 and Hilton was closed for several hours on April 30 when an oversize load truck bottomed out and the cab became detached as it traveled South on Hilton. The truck had not made it far from it’s starting point at Universal Press and Machinery at 955 Hilton.

Water Bill Worries Explained

April 29th 2013

The increasing cost of water, along with complications from a recent water meter reader change, have got Ferndale residents worried about their water bills. Some have reported bills increasing to over $1,000, while rumors and speculations have flooded social media sites.