Dales Neighborhood Group Toasts 2013 Goals

January 10th 2013

At the Jan. 9 meeting, the Dales Group divided into three committees – Neighborhood Crime, Social Events and Physical Improvements. Each will organize ideas and actions that the whole group can be part of.

2013 School Board Sworn in, Jim O’Donnell Voted President

January 8th 2013

bubble_and_bark_ad_ferndale115Newcomer Jim O’Donnell was voted President of the Board by his fellow members. He was sworn in by Ferndale Mayor Dave Couter.

The other officers are the three experienced Board Members. Karen Twomey was selected Vice President. Chuck Moeser was selected Treasurer. And Nan Kerr-Mueller was selected Treasurer.

Resolution Revolution Jan 24

January 8th 2013

When your resolve and will power buts up against your fears and bad habits, spiritual tools can not only help you get through your blocks, but help you understand why they are there so you can finally clear them from your life.

Artist’s Exhibition… Jan. 12

January 8th 2013

The Library hosts an Artists’ Reception for Mike Ross on Saturday, January 12 from 7pm – 9pm with refreshments and live music by Cactuswax, (one of the artist’s various musical performing/recording projects).

Need a Job? Here is the FCC Job Flash!

January 8th 2013

The Ferndale Career Center is known for connecting individuals to jobs, and companies to employees. Now they are offering a “Job Flash,” which is a list of available positions in the area. This will be updated regularly on their website at http://ferndalecareercenter.wordpress.com. Below are the most recent job listings:

Reception to Welcome New Library Director, Jan. 19

January 8th 2013

Friends of the Ferndale Library (FFL) will hold a Reception to welcome Jessica Keyser, the new Director of the Ferndale Public Library. The Reception will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2013, from 1:00pm-3:00pm, at the Ferndale Public Library, (222 E. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale).

Plan Your Own Business So You Make the Rules Feb. 28

January 7th 2013

Nardone has three successful big projects under his belt. He’s started a company that specializes in delivering products to adults in a private way, a volunteer group that mows the grass at inner-city parks, and achieved national fame as a pumpkin carving extraordinaire. (Watch his appearance on the Conan O’Brian show at http://youtu.be/nbFWRO2Cz8c).

Board President Resigns, Library Seeks Applicants for Vacant Seat

January 5th 2013

James O’Donnell, President of the Ferndale Public Library Board, announced his resignation at a recent library board meeting. His resignation took effect on December 31, 2012 at 11:59PM. O’Donnell was first appointed to fill the vacancy left by Kevin Deegan-Krause in 2009, then elected to his own seat.

Last November, he was elected to a seat on the Ferndale School Board.

New Restaurants for the New Year

January 5th 2013

Hungry for some new places to eat? Well 2013 should be an exciting year for Ferndale as at least three new restaurants are in the works.

Internet Safety Presentation For Parents/Adults Jan. 23rd

January 5th 2013

This seminar is presented by the office of Bill Schuette, Michigan Attorney General, and will be held on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 from 6:30 until 8:30 at Ferndale High School, 881 Pinecrest, Ferndale MI 48220.