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Vehicle Flips on West Cambourne Street in Ferndale

October 12th 2018

Vehicle Flips on West Cambourne Street in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 12, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Neighbors were surprised by the sound of a car striking a parked car on their street and flipping over.  It happened just before midnight Thursday on West Cambourne Street, a quarter mile north of 9 Mile Road, west […]

Rules of the Road for Bicyclists

June 8th 2018

Rules of the Road for Bicyclists (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 8, 2018) Michigan – With more and more people taking to the streets with pedal power, it’s important that bicyclists and drivers be aware of the rules of the road.  Below is a list of key rules put together by the State of Michigan specifically […]

Ferndale Man’s 1919 Briggs & Stratton Flyer to Appear on Sticker Shock Show

May 25th 2018

Ferndale Man’s 1919 Briggs & Stratton Flyer to Appear on Sticker Shock Show  (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 25, 2018) Ferndale, MI – The Discovery Channel is hitting the road to feature unusual vehicles in their new show Sticker Shock, including a trip to Ferndale. In this new series, appraisers Randy Carlson, Addison Brown, Nick Smith […]

DRIVE Group Advocates at County Commission Meeting for Public Transit

March 21st 2016

DRIVE Group Advocates at County Commission Meeting for Public Transit (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 21, 2016) Pontiac, MI – Members of an interfaith group called DRIVE (Detroit Regional Interfaith Voice for Equity) spoke Thursday to the County Commission about the upcoming ballot measure to fund regional public transit through Metro Detroit. Ballot language is not […]

Ferndale Housing Commission Selling Dodge Charger for $5,000

January 6th 2016

Ferndale Housing Commission Selling Dodge Charger for $5,000 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 6, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The folly of the former Ferndale Housing Commission Executive Director can mean a really nice ride for a lucky buyer. Former Director Deborah Wilson, who is now in jail for stealing prescription medication from residents, bought the fancy […]

Regional Transit Authority Community Open House May 21 in Royal Oak

May 18th 2015

Regional Transit Authority Community Open House May 21 in Royal Oak (event listing, May 18, 2015)   Is regional transit important to you? Where do you want it to take you?   The Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan (RTA) is designing a regional transit system that will provide seamless connections to Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw […]

Multi-car Accident Sends Minivan through Window

May 6th 2013

A multi-car accident sent a minivan through the window of the Hazel Park Adult Ed Center at 420 E. 9 Mile, near I-75.

Three Car Pileup on 9 Mile Near Livernois

December 16th 2012

A rear-ending chain reaction happened on W. 9 Mile near Liverniois at about noon on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012. It appeared that none of the occupants were severely hurt. Christine Ordell Stokes captured the image of the three-car pileup just after police and fire arrived on the scene.

Public Invited to Learn about Transit Options for Woodward Avenue

November 30th 2012

These events are aimed at giving local residents, business owners, and community, government, and agency leaders opportunities to learn about, and give their input on, possible mass transit options for the Woodward Avenue corridor.

Driver Rams into Ren Cen, Ferndale 115 is there

June 3rd 2012

A witness said the man told the guard that if he was going to jail for hitting the building that he may as well drive right through it, and a similar remark was heard while listening to police tell the incident to other police who arrived after the crash.