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Fairy Tales and Storybook Scenes Blossom at Meadow Brook’s Art in the Elements

September 23rd 2020

Visitors make a donation to support the upkeep of the home and the property, and they enjoy an enchanting stroll through the seemingly-magical forest.

How to Take Part in Hazel Park’s Marigold Project

June 6th 2020

  Local residents can register on two different websites to receive free marigold seeds. Each person gets one packet that should contain enough for a small residential garden.

Ferndale Garden Club Has Deep Roots, Various Ways to be Involved

April 4th 2019

Ferndale Garden Club Has Deep Roots, Various Ways to be Involved (Dominic Scappaticci, April 4, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  Message editor@oc115.com with your idea. Ferndale, […]

Ferndale Garden Club Presentation on Native Plants April 11

March 29th 2019

Ferndale Garden Club Presentation on Native Plants April 11 Ferndale Garden Club:  Presentation on “Landscaping with Native Plants” by Drew Lathin.  Thursday, April 11, 2019, 7 p.m. at Kulick Community Center, 1201 Livernois. Guests are welcome. For more information, call 248-541-6427. ****** Visit the Event Page for other fun and educational things to do! To […]

Downtown Lake Orion Flower Art Fair May 10-11

February 28th 2019

Downtown Lake Orion Flower Art Fair May 10-11 (event) Lake Orion, MI – Now that the holidays are over, we’re looking forward to spring! The 19th annual Flower & Art Fair is once again scheduled for the Friday and Saturday before Mother’s Day, May 10th and 11th. More info: https://downtownlakeorion.org/event/lake-orion-flower-art-fair/ ****** Visit the Event Page […]

Holiday Shopping: Blumz by JRDesigns

November 18th 2018

  Holiday Shopping: Blumz by JRDesigns (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 18, 2018) Ferndale, Holly, Detroit, MI – As the holiday shopping season begins, we’re giving readers a peek inside our retail advertisers’ stores for some great local shopping ideas! Blumz by JRDesigns has three locations, gracing Ferndale, Holly, and Detroit with beautiful flowers, wreaths, and […]

Blumz Ladies Night Starts Off Holiday Shopping Season

November 16th 2018

  Blumz Ladies Night Starts Off Holiday Shopping Season (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 16, 2018) Ferndale, MI- On one of the first chilly nights of the season, the inside of Blumz by JRDesigns in Downtown Ferndale was filled with the warmth and cheer for the annual Ladies Night Out event. Here on November 8, the […]

Superhero Mom by Anne Drakos

May 13th 2018

Superhero Mom by Anne Drakos Ferndale, MI – My mom naturally delivered twins (my brother and I) and that alone is a feat that I believe makes her a super hero. But aside from that, my mom is a super hero for a multitude of reasons. My twin brother has Asperger’s and also suffers from […]

Superhero Mom by Cara Dovre

May 13th 2018

Superhero Mom by Cara Dovre Holly, MI – My mom, Cindy Alexander, is my superhero because she is my biggest supporter. My mom put me into dance classes when I was just two years old. It became a huge part of my life. I met wonderful friends who I still keep in touch with today, […]

Annual Plant and Seed Swap May 19 at Heritage Park in Farmington Hills

May 13th 2018

  Annual Plant and Seed Swap May 19 at Heritage Park in Farmington Hills Farmington Hills, MI  – Get your garden ready for spring with the Farmington Hills Beautification Commission’s 18th Annual Spring Plant and Seed Swap on Saturday, May 19 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.  The event takes place – rain or shine – […]