Firefighters from the Ferndale Fire Department blocked off the street at Pinecrest for a neighborhood fire truck party. The party was purchased collectively by three families on the block, at a silent auction for Drayton Avenue Co-op Preschool.
Officers arrived in the area and encountered the 52 year old man on Silman St. near Wanda. The man was sharpening the knife blade on the sidewalk. When an officer approached, the man faced the officer and refused to drop the knife…
But support for Garden Fresh, as one of the City’s largest employers, was strong. Mayor Dave Coulter explained further that the tax abatement is one of the many ways that cities are able to compete to bring investment into their community. “This is a selective and strategic tool that we use,” he said.
Como’s employee Miles Vanmeter was recognized Ferndale’s City Council meeting on Monday, September 26, 2011 for his efforts in stopping a thief.