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Ferndale Companies Work on Fire Station Doors

September 24th 2011

In the beautiful sunshine of a September Saturday afternoon, two Ferndale business owners were hard at work the Ferndale Fire Department’s Headquarters and main fire station at 1635 Livernois, cutting out sections of the building’s front wall to increase the openings for the garage doors so the new fire truck can fit.

How Our Gardens Grow: Ferndale’s Perennial Exchange

September 24th 2011

How Our Gardens Grow: Ferndale’s Perennial Exchange (Crystal A. Proxmire, Ferndale 115 News, 9/24/2011) There aren’t many places where Mother Nature has a good return policy, but here in Ferndale the annual Perennial Exchange gives residents a chance to dig up the plants they don’t want and trade them with other gardeners for some they […]

Fern Care Free Clinic Opens Doors This Weekend, Open House Oct 8

September 24th 2011

Today they will see their first patients in their own offices at 459 E. 9 Mile. The official grand opening will be October 8 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house from 10am to 4pm. The public is encouraged to attend.

Ferndale Post Office Sets Public Meeting to Discuss Potential Closing

September 23rd 2011

Ferndale Post Office Sets Public Meeting to Discuss Potential Closing (Crystal A. Proxmire, 9/23/2011)   Postal customers in Ferndale are receiving notices of a Community Meeting with the USPS (United States Postal Service) to discuss the potential closing of their Ferndale location at 22681 Woodward Ave.   The meeting will be held at the Kulick […]

Career Center Can Help You Adjust to Social Media Changes

September 23rd 2011

The class is offered each week, and it introduces attendees to the most popular social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, LinkedIn, and You Tube. It also explains blogging, and how using a combination of blogs and social media one can position themselves as a valued employee in any field.

Transgender Health Fair focuses on Treatment and Guidance

September 23rd 2011

The second annual Transgender Health Fair educated attendees about hormones, safe sex, gender reconstruction surgeries, counseling, laser hair removal, prescription drug coverage and supportive organizations. Transgender Michigan hosted the event, filling Affirmations’ front gallery with rows of informational booths, seminars and forums. More than 100 attended.

Oakland County Passes Budget after Debates over Funding

September 23rd 2011

The Oakland County Board of Commissioners unanimously passed the 2012 budget after a last minute attempt by the Democratic Caucus to secure funding for five projects.

Relive or Reinvent Your Prom!

September 22nd 2011

Was high school prom a blast or a bust for you? Either way you’ll enjoy what the Friends of The Ferndale Library have in store for “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For,” their 80s themed adult prom fundraiser, which will benefit the Teen Programming and Collections at the Library.

Candidate Support Ads

September 22nd 2011

For $15 you can show support for your favorite candidates this election season. Much like buying a carnation for your friends in those old high school fundraisers, candidate support ads are an inexpensive, fun, and friendly way to show support for the candidate of your choosing.

Free Hugs in Ferndale

September 21st 2011

“People saw us and were coming out of the stores to give us hugs. We have people pulling over and getting out of their cars. It feels great!”