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Governor Whitmer Signs Nondiscrimination Directive, Visits Ferndale for Signing

January 7th 2019

Governor Whitmer Signs Nondiscrimination Directive, Visits Ferndale for Signing   Ferndale, MI – Governor Gretchen Whitmer visited Ferndale Monday morning to sign Directive 2019-9 focused on assuring equal opportunity in state employment, contracting and grant and loan programs, and the provision of state services. The signing took place at Affirmations, an LGBT community center in […]

Bob’s Discount Furniture to Replace Staples Store in Auburn Hills

January 7th 2019

Bob’s Discount Furniture to Replace Staples Store in Auburn Hills (Shawn Keenan, City Planner, City of Auburn Hills, Jan. 7, 2019) Auburn Hills, MI_ A development application has been submitted to the City of Auburn Hills by Bob’s Discount Furniture to demolish the existing Staples store, located at 280 Brown Road, to make room for […]

Demonstration in Ferndale Shows Support for “Blue Wave” in Congress

January 6th 2019

Demonstration in Ferndale Shows Support for “Blue Wave” in Congress (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 6, 2019) Ferndale, MI- As the 116th Congress begins the work of representing the nation, Democrats around the county have been holding rallies to show support.  About 100 people gathered at 9 Mile and Woodward in Downtown Ferndale Thursday as part […]

Job Posting: City of Royal Oak Plumbing Inspector

January 6th 2019

Job Posting: City of Royal Oak Plumbing Inspector (Job Posting, Jan. 6, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Plumbing Inspector City Hall | Royal Oak, MI Community Development Open Until: January 17, 2019 at 04:00 PM EST Rate of Pay: $54,152 – $72,157 Status: Accepting Applications Details: Please submit resume, cover letter and documentation of required license. […]

County Commissioners Swearing in Ceremony Jan. 9

January 6th 2019

County Commissioners Swearing in Ceremony Jan. 9 Pontiac, MI- The Oakland County Board of Commissioners will hold its first meeting of the 2019-2020 session and will welcome six (6) new members, including Thomas Kuhn, Penny Luebs (pictured, middle), Gwen Markham (pictured, right), William Miller, Kristen Nelson and Angela Powell (pictured, left), as well as 15 […]

One-Eyed Betty’s Craft Beer Trivia Feb. 7

January 6th 2019

One-Eyed Betty’s Craft Beer Trivia Feb. 7 (event page) Ferndale, MI – One-Eyed Betty’s at 175 W. Troy Street in Ferndale is hosting Craft Beer Trivia on Feb. 7 beginning at 8:30pm. Quizzo is bringing us another game of craft beer trivia!!! All questions will be pertaining to craft beer and craft beer accessories. Winning […]

Cougar Hunt at Soho to Benefit Ferndale Pride Feb. 9

January 6th 2019

Cougar Hunt at Soho to Benefit Ferndale Pride Feb. 9 (event page) Ferndale, MI- All you sexy cougars come out for a fun night to crown Ferndale’s Queen Cougar for 2019. Any ladies interested in strutting their stuff for Ferndale Pride, come on out! Winner receives prizes and the distinct honor of dethroning Kristine Vidojevski […]

Reporter Food: Charmoula Chicken Sandwich at Fly Trap

January 5th 2019

Reporter Food: Charmoula Chicken Sandwich at Fly Trap (Crystal A. Proxmire,  Jan. 5, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Time to catch up with some Ferndale restaurants in our quest to try as many restaurants in Oakland County as possible. One of my last meals of 2018 was visit to Fly Trap at 22950 Woodward. A friend […]

Ferndale Police Searching for Man who Stole from Staff Area at Bobcat Bonnie’s

January 5th 2019

Ferndale Police Searching for Man who Stole from Staff Area at Bobcat Bonnie’s (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 5, 2019) Ferndale, MI – A man claiming to work for the City conned his way into Bobcat Bonnie’s back room, where he was caught on security camera going through staff coats and purses and stealing money he […]

Yoga at the Ferndale Library, Jan. 13, Feb. 10, and March 10

January 5th 2019

Yoga at the Ferndale Library, Jan. 13, Feb. 10, and March 10 FERNDALE, MI– The physical and mental improvements alone can make practicing yoga an ideal health-focused New Year’s Resolution. But everyone who’s interested in yoga can’t always align their schedules, find a studio close enough, or afford a regular membership. That’s why Ferndale-based yoga […]