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Ferndale Housing Commission Sets New Vision, Seeks Board Member UPDATED

December 17th 2016

Ferndale Housing Commission Sets New Vision, Seeks Board Member  UPDATED (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 16, 2016) Ferndale, MI – As Ferndale Housing Commission Director Heather Van Poucker prepares for her presentation to City Council on Monday, her main thought is on the residents of the housing program and how to show that they are the […]

New York Times CEO Visits Detroit, Shares Journalism Blues

December 16th 2016

New York Times CEO Visits Detroit, Shares Journalism Blues (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 16, 2016) Detroit, MI – New York Times President and CEO Mark Thompson was not deterred by the season’s first powerful snow as he flew to speak at the Detroit Economic Club luncheon on Monday. Determined, he weathered the storm, just as […]

CMNtv Public Access Television Orientation Jan. 7

December 16th 2016

CMNtv Public Access Television Orientation Jan. 7 (EVENT page) Troy, MI – Make television at Community Media Network! Visit our studio on January 7, 2017 for a free orientation and learn about the wide array of video production courses that you can take to bring your big ideas to the small screen. Orientation will cover […]

Vehicle Struck by Train After Woman Drives onto Tracks in Ferndale

December 15th 2016

Vehicle Struck by Train After Woman Drives onto Tracks in Ferndale (Ferndale Police, Dec. 15, 2016) Ferndale, MI – On 12/14/16 at about 10:30 p.m. a car driven onto the railroad tracks in Ferndale was struck by a train after the woman driver got out of the vehicle and avoided being killed. She was arrested […]

18 Organizations Benefit from Casual Day Donations

December 15th 2016

18 Organizations Benefit from Casual Day Donations (Oakland County Executive Office, Dec. 15, 2016)   Pontiac, MI. – Oakland County employees donated over $45,000 to support local charities this year through the county’s Casual Day program, County Executive L. Brooks Patterson said during a special ceremony today in the lobby of the Executive Office Building. […]

New Job Listings on the 1st and 15th – Dec. 15th Edition

December 15th 2016

New Job Listings on the 1st and 15th – Dec. 15th Edition Welcome to this edition’s Job Listing. This list is compiled from several sources, but primarily by Ferndale Michigan Works. There are several Michigan Works Office through Oakland County that provide valuable services to job seekers and employers.  Check out the Ferndale Michigan Works […]

15 Festive Things at Blumz by JR Designs

December 15th 2016

15 Festive Things at Blumz by JR Designs (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 15, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Where can you go for holiday items that sparkle, jingle, and fill your heart with the magic of Christmas?  Blumz by JRDesigns in Ferndale is one such place.  It’s not just a floral shop, but a store full […]

Ferndale Opens Warming Center, Gives Tips for Winter Safety

December 15th 2016

Ferndale Opens Warming Center, Gives Tips for Winter Safety (City of Ferndale, Dec. 15, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The City of Ferndale will provide the Kulick Community Center as a temporary shelter from the cold temperatures, which are expected to be in the single digits today and tomorrow. The center will be open to the […]

Oakland County Shares Holiday Mental Health Tips

December 15th 2016

Oakland County Shares Holiday Mental Health Tips (OCCMHA, Dec. 15, 2016) The holiday season can be filled with excitement, joy, and hope. However, the holidays can also bring added stress, anxiety, or depression into our lives. The intense demands, unrealistic expectations or even memories of lost loved ones that accompany the season can overwhelm us […]

Hazel Park Mayor Janice Parisi Resigns

December 14th 2016

Hazel Park Mayor Janice Parisi Resigns (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 14, 2016) Hazel Park, MI – Hazel Park Mayor Janice Parisi announced at Tuesday’s City Council meeting that she was resigning as Mayor due to health issues. In her letter to council she wrote “It is with a heavy heart that I must resign my […]