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Ferndale Blues Festival Off to a Soulful Start

January 29th 2019

  Ferndale Blues Festival Off to a Soulful Start (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 29, 2019) Ferndale, MI – The annual Ferndale Blues and Music Festival is off to a great start, with hundreds of people chipping in to listen to some great blues bands and support Ferndale Youth Assistance. The festival runs through Feb. 2, […]

Dino’s and M-Brew for Sale as Dean Bach Plans to Head Up North

December 3rd 2018

  Dino’s and M-Brew for Sale as Dean Bach Plans to Head Up North (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 3, 2018) Ferndale, MI- Nineteen years ago when Dean Bach was ready to open a restaurant, there was an investor willing to give him a chance. Now as he prepares to sell Dino’s Lounge and M-Brew, or […]

Reporter Food: Chicken Nachos at Dino’s Lounge

October 3rd 2018

Reporter Food: Chicken Nachos at Dino’s Lounge (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 3, 2018) Ferndale, MI- As readers may know by now, Dino’s Lounge in Downtown Ferndale is one of my regular writing spots. They have so many great newer items that I’d forgotten about an old favorite – the nachos. It’s a pretty basic dish, […]

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch

February 9th 2018

Reporter Food: Farmer Papadopoulus Frittata at Dino’s Brunch   (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 9, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  Weekends are fun at Dino’s Lounge, 22740 Woodward, Ferndale.  There is brunch along with a mimosa bar.  Dino’s is a sponsor of both Oakland County Times and Ferndale Pride.  I had brunch there with the organizer of Ferndale […]

Reporter Food: Poutine and Fancy Sliders at Dino’s Lounge

August 18th 2017

Reporter Food: Poutine and Fancy Sliders at Dino’s Lounge (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 21, 2017) Ferndale, MI –  Some exciting changes are coming to Dino’s Lounge and I was lucky enough to have lunch with entrepreneur extraordinaire Dean Bach the other day to hear all about his big plans. Dino’s Lounge and M-Brew are about […]

Reporter Food: Southwestern Cobb Salad at Dino’s in Ferndale

June 20th 2017

Reporter Food: Southwestern Cobb Salad at Dino’s in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 20, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Dino’s Lounge in Ferndale has been one of our longest supporters and the corner spot at the end of the bar is one of the best “offices” to get work done.  Among their tasty meal options is […]

Dino’s Lounge Hosting MiLegalize Fundraiser for New Years Eve

December 28th 2016

Dino’s Lounge Hosting MiLegalize Fundraiser for New Years Eve (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI  –  Dino’s Lounge is hosting MiLegalize for a New Year’s Eve party and fundraiser. Donations are requested. Money raised will help with the effort to legalize marijuana in Michigan. “Come celebrate New Year’s Eve in style at Dino’s Lounge in Ferndale – […]

Reporter Food: Smoked Yard Bird Au Gratin Soup at Dino’s in Ferndale

September 14th 2016

Reporter Food: Smoked Yard Bird Au Gratin Soup at Dino’s in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept 14, 2016) Ferndale, MI – My biggest wish after having the Smoked Yard Bird Au Gratin Soup at Dino’s Lounge in Downtown Ferndale, is that the owner keeps this item on the menu year round, or at least though […]

2015 Rib Burn Out Rocks Ferndale

February 1st 2015

2015 Rib Burn Out Rocks Ferndale (C. Proxmire, Feb. 1, 2015) The 8th Annual Rib Burn Out left hundreds of Ferndalians and visitors with full bellies and barbecue-sauce lined smiles, while making the coffers of Michigan AIDS Coalition and Ferndale Youth Assistance more full as well. The tradition happens each year towards the end of […]

Dino’s Lounge Does the Harlem Shake (video)

March 9th 2013

Dean Bach and his friends at Dino’s Lounge have done there own version of the Harlem Shake. What more do you need to know? Watch it below or at http://youtu.be/0QZ2x94Cff8.