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Ferndale Ready for Small Business Saturday

November 19th 2018

  Ferndale Ready for Small Business Saturday (Downtown Ferndale, Nov. 19, 2018) Ferndale, MI – The movement to support local communities by shopping local has taken hold across the country, but few places are more committed to this effort than here in Oakland County. On Monday, October 22, 2018, Ferndale City Council proclaimed November 24, […]

15 Gift Ideas from 3Winks

December 19th 2017

15 Gift Ideas from 3Winks (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 19, 2017) Ferndale, MI- Snowman kisses, fire roasted marshmallow scented candles and wild flower power honey  are among hundreds of gift ideas at Ferndale’s newest gift shop 3Winks.  The store is located at 203B E 9 Mile in Ferndale, across the street from the Ferndale Library.  […]

McCarty Team, City Style and Greentopia Win Best of Berkley Awards

October 30th 2016

McCarty Team, City Style and Greentopia Win Best of Berkley Awards (Berkley Chamber of Commerce, Oct. 30, 2016) Berkley, MI – Berkley, it’s the Best! It’s the time of year we celebrate the Best of Berkley. Upon reviewing many thoughtful submissions of deserving potential honorees, we are pleased to announce Business of the Year: The […]

St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Royal Oak March 12

February 26th 2016

St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Royal Oak March 12 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – St. Patrick’s Day Parade Event – Date & Time:UPDATE: the time has changed for the parade to 11:10am.  Everyone in the parade needs to be in the Royal Oak Middle School parking lot by 10 am because of the race.  […]

Southfield: Cookie Dreams Come True for Former Assembly Line Worker

October 18th 2015

Southfield: Cookie Dreams Come True for Former Assembly Line Worker (Catherine Ticer, Oct. 18, 2015) Crystal Scott’s transformation from Chrysler assembly line worker to cookie entrepreneur is one of determination, focus and confidence in her ability to realize a dream that began when she was seven. After taking a buyout from the automaker during the […]

DIY Seeking Artists and Musicians

July 1st 2011

Planning is under way for one of the most popular grassroots events in Ferndale, the DIY Street Fair. The “DIY” stands for Do-It-Yourself, and the event brings together local artists, crafters, musicians, craft brewers and restauranteers for two days and three nights of fun Sept 16, 17, and 18, 2011.