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Bloomer Park’s Velodrome Gives Cyclists a Place to Train and Race

August 8th 2017

Bloomer Park’s Velodrome Gives Cyclists a Place to Train and Race (Sam Gurwin, Aug. 8, 20170 Rochester Hills, MI – Velodrome you say? A bicyclist race & training paradise I say! From the ashes of the Dorais Velodrome in Detroit emerged the shiny new INTERNATIONAL VELODROME AT BLOOMER PARK (IVBP) in Rochester Hills, Michigan. The […]

Alabama Greyhounds Get the Ferndale Treatment

November 18th 2012

Apalala, Cupid, Dorli, Hush Sarah, JA’s Sum, and Tristram are greyhounds that have been rescued from a harsh life of racing, that are now up for adoption. Motor City Greyhound Rescue picked up the emaciated pooches from one of their contacts down in Alabama. Underweight, bitten by ticks, and some noses rubbed raw from excessive muzzling, the creatures were clearly in need of care.

Vaughn Gittin Jr. at Ferndale Dream Cruise Aug. 17

August 14th 2012

Meet this iconic racer at the Official Ferndale Dream Cruise Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Friday, August 17, 2012, 5:00 pm on East Nine Mile at Woodward. Learn more about the entire weekend’s worth of events at

Shirley Muldowney, First Woman Drag Racer…

August 2nd 2012

Shirley Muldowney will be signing autographs in the Michigan Gumball Rally area of [ShirleyMuldowney.2011] the 2012 Ferndale Woodward Dream Cruise. The Michigan Gumball Rally is an annual statewide road trip involving 100+ participating vehicles, traveling on over 1,000 miles of Michigan highways…