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Reporter Food: Cherry Rainbow Smoothie at Detroit Bubble Tea

August 22nd 2018

Reporter Food: Cherry Rainbow Smoothie at Detroit Bubble Tea (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 22, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Bubble Tea is fun.  And Detroit Bubble Tea at 22821 Woodward Avenue does it very well. Bubble Tea is a sweet flavored drink that comes with little flavored bubbles in the bottom. There are three steps that […]

Madison Heights Adopts LGBTQ Pride Month Proclamation

May 29th 2018

Madison Heights Adopts LGBTQ Pride Month Proclamation (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 29, 2018) Madison Heights, MI – Madison Heights has joined neighboring cities Hazel Park and Ferndale in proclaiming June to be LGBTQ Pride Month in the city.  The proclamation was made Tuesday by the City Council with a rainbow flag affixed to their desk. […]

2015 Ferndale Pride Pictures

May 31st 2015

2015 Ferndale Pride Pictures (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 31, 2015) In spite of some off and on rain, Ferndale Pride launched the community into festival season with a celebration of love, welcoming, diversity and equality.  Volunteers and elected officials gathered for the opening ceremony, where special balloons made to quickly biodegrade were launched into the […]

Just 4 Us Owner, Community Activist, Kevin Rogers Dies

January 7th 2015

Just 4 Us Owner, Community Activist, Kevin Rogers Dies (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 7, 2015) After years of fighting for equality and inspiring others with his rainbow-painted storefront and endless fundraising help, the owner of Just 4 Us in Ferndale met with a battle that eventually took his life. Kevin Rogers died Sunday night after […]

Rally… as Religious Freedom Bill Dies in the Senate (video)

December 18th 2014

Rally Supports Equality as Religious Freedom Bill Dies in the Senate (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 18, 2014) In Ferndale Thursday night dozens of people rallied to show support for equality, and disapproval of a bill that would give people with a deeply held religious belief the right to have their religious beliefs trump laws […]

Ferndale’s Double Rainbow: Reader Pics

June 7th 2012

On June 6, 2012 Ferndale was graced with the natural wonder of not one, but two rainbows. Here are some shots by Ferndale 115 News Readers. If you’d like to see yours added to the collection, please email editor@ferndale115.com