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Ferndale Library Board Candidates Have their Say

October 21st 2013

Ferndale Library Board Candidates Have their Say (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 21, 2013) Beyond the limelight of this year’s four-way Mayor’s race, is a ballot of unopposed candidates who have no campaigning to do in order to get elected. The Library Board of Trustees positions fall into this category.  Yet because it is not often […]

Need a Job? Here is the FCC Job Flash

October 14th 2013

Need a Job? Here is the FCC Job Flash (FCC Job Flash, Oct. 14, 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 […]

Bloomfield Hills: Peter Sinclair Climate Change Talk Oct. 24

October 13th 2013

Bloomfield Hills:  Peter Sinclair Climate Change Presentation October 24 (Sierra Club Press Release, Oct. 13, 2013) 6:30 pm Thursday, October 24, 2013 Birmingham Unitarian Church, 38651 Woodward Ave. Bloomfield Hills. MI Peter Sinclair is a videographer and communicator who runs the “Climate Denial Crock of the Week” website at http://climatecrocks.com/. Based in Midland, MI, Peter […]

Forum Gives Ferndale Candidates Chance to Talk Business (video)

October 11th 2013

Forum Gives Ferndale Candidates Chance to Talk Business (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 11, 2013) On a foggy Thursday morning four Mayoral candidates and one City Council Candidate came before members of the Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce to talk about what they would do for business if elected. Councilperson Melanie Piana is running for her […]

Troy Police Reports

October 11th 2013

Troy Police Reports (Troy Police, Oct. 11, 2013) Assaults Troy Beaumont Hospital, 44201 Dequindre Rd, 9/29/13, 8:05 am: Troy officers were dispatched on an assaultive parent of a newborn. The suspect was upset due to treatment from the birth of his child and did not want the baby to stay in the hospital for care. The […]

Citizens For a Fair Ferndale to Hold Candidate Forum Oct. 26

October 8th 2013

Citizens For a Fair Ferndale to Hold Candidate Forum Oct. 26 (CFF Press Release, Oct. 8, 2013) On Saturday, October 26, 2013, Citizens for a Fair Ferndale (CFF) will hold a Candidate & Ballot Proposal Forum at the Ferndale Library (12:30-2:00 p.m. for the Mayoral Forum, 2:15-3:00 p.m. for the City Council Forum, 3:00-3:45 p.m. […]

Ferndale Police Report:Suspect Hit After Fleeing Road Rage Incident

October 8th 2013

Ferndale Police Report:  Suspect Hit After Fleeing Police from Road Rage Incident (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police Department, Oct. 8, 2013) On 10/04/13 at about 10:45 a.m. a Ferndale Patrol Officer was flagged down on 9 Mile near Hilton by the driver’s of two vehicles. The officer and driver’s of the vehicles pulled into a […]

Forum Introduces Ferndale Mayoral Candidates (video)

October 3rd 2013

Forum Introduces Ferndale Mayoral Candidates (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 3, 2013) Ferndale’s four candidates for Mayor squared off Monday at the League of Women Voters Candidate Forum held at City Hall.  Each candidate got to give opening and closing remarks, and answer questions posed by the audience. Topics included parking, taxes, foreclosures, code enforcement, marijuana […]

Hilton Fall Festival Oct. 5 in Ferndale

October 2nd 2013

Hilton Fall Festival Oct. 5 in Ferndale (Ernest Truant, Oct. 2, 2013) The Annual Hilton Fall Festival takes place this year at Martin Road Park in Ferndale.  Hosted by the Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce and Ferndale Recreation, the event features kid’s games and activities, pony rides, hay rides, inflatable play areas, and costume contests. […]

IRV: What’s Missing from Ferndale’s Election

September 30th 2013

IRV:  What’s Missing from Ferndale’s Election (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 29, 2013) In 2004 Ferndale voters made a bold change to the way mayor and council elections are tallied by approving Instant Runoff Voting (IRV). With IRV voters rank candidates based on preference, and if there is not a clear majority the system factors eliminates […]