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An Interview with Dennis and Marty Hoeppner (video)

January 20th 2013

Listen as they recall Ferndale history, including a large fire that took out several businesses at the corner of 9 and Woodward, the birth of the Kulick Community Center, and a write-in campaign that changed the face of politics in the city.

In addition to the history, the Hoeppners shared humorous moments, like when Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson unwittingly boosted the strip club business, how Dennis cornered Marty for their first kiss, and their adventure to the drag show in Las Vegas.

Dennis Says No to Parking Fees for Nonprofit Events

February 18th 2011

Dennis Says No to Parking Fees for

Nonprofit Events

(A Ferndale View by Dennis Hoeppner)

(Read at City Council Call to Audience Feb 14, 2011)

Seniors Host Taste Fest

November 1st 2010

The Ferndale Seniors held a Taste Fest fundraiser at the Ferndale Public Library on Oct.27, 2010 to celebrate the release of their new Senior Cook Book. There were tables of food and a chance to talk about the recipes provided by Ferndale’s most active elders.