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Analysis: IRV and the Ferndale Mayor’s Race

November 7th 2013

Analysis: IRV and the Ferndale Mayor’s Race (Kevin Deegan-Krause, Nov. 7, 2013) Editor’s Note: Prior to the election, The Oakland County 115 News invited readers to share how they would vote in an election where the four candidates were ranked.  We kept the respondents anonymous and sent only the resulting votes to Political Science Professor […]

Ferndale Election Results

November 6th 2013

Ferndale Election Results (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2013) A challenging campaign season comes to an end in Ferndale as voters have overwhelmingly spoken their minds in terms of city leadership and in the matter of marijuana legalization. Mayor Dave Coulter will retain his seat for another term, having beaten second choice candidate and former […]

Easy Night for Most Oakland County Mayors…Election Results

November 6th 2013

Easy Night for Most Oakland County Mayors and Other Election Results (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2013) Election Day is over and in cities across Oakland County candidates are dealing with the wins and losses of the democratic process.  For most of the Mayors facing re-election, the night was an easy one though, since most […]

The Bosco in Ferndale Adds Food

November 2nd 2013

The Bosco in Ferndale Adds Food (Bosco Press Release, Nov. 2, 2013) The Bosco Café has been one of the “IN” places in downtown Ferndale for a great night out, for over 16 years. The location and atmosphere have always been the main draws, but now there are a few new additions to this establishment. […]

Need a Job: Here is the FCC Job Flash

November 1st 2013

Need a Job? Here is the FCC Job Flash (FCC Job Flash, Nov. 1, 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 […]

CFF’s Ferndale Election Forums Online Now (video)

October 31st 2013

CFF’s Ferndale Election Forums Online Now (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 29, 2013) The last of the Ferndale candidate forums is now available online thanks to Citizens for Fair Ferndale and The Dalton Group.  The forum took place Oct. 26 and gave the public an opportunity to hear from the four mayoral candidates, the two […]

From July’s Trash to Halloween Treasure: The Story of…

October 30th 2013

From July’s Trash to Halloween Treasure: The Story of the Ferndale Normal Mannequins (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 30, 2013) When Laura Mikulski and Ben Wojdyla saw the picture of mannequins thrown out in an artsy looking photograph from the Ferndale 115 News Facebook page, they knew they had to act quickly.  The picture, taken by […]

Ferndale Prepares for High Voter Turnout

October 29th 2013

Ferndale Prepares for High Voter Turnout (City of Ferndale Press Release, Oct. 29, 2013) Voters in Ferndale head to the polls on Tuesday, November 5, to elect a mayor, 2 council members, and 4 library directors. Also on the ballot is a proposal to amend the City Code to allow use, possession or transfer of […]

Collins and Covey Debate Ferndale Marijuana Proposal (video)

October 28th 2013

Collins and Covey Debate Ferndale Marijuana Proposal (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 28, 2013) What will happen if voters approve a ballot measure to legalize marijuana for adults over age 21 possessing an ounce or less on private property?  That is the debate taking place around Prop. A in Ferndale, which will be on the ballot […]

Recycling Tour Times Available for SOCRRA-Area Groups

October 22nd 2013

Recycling Tour Times Available for SOCRRA-Area Groups (C. Proxmire, Oct. 22, 2013) SOCRRA [Southeast Oakland County Resource Recovery Authority] is getting ready for America Recycles 2013 by reaching out to area groups and inviting them to come in for tours of their Troy-based sorting facility. There they take plastic, metal, paper, and other recyclable items […]