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Beautiful Day to Open a Salon School: Ferndale Welcomes P & A Scholars

August 17th 2012

Lawton came from the Redford campus and said she’s impressed with Ferndale so far. “Look at this neighborhood, this whole area,” she said. “And people have been so welcoming. People stop in to wish us well, the Chamber, the City. It’s nice.”

Dream Cruise’s Michael Lary

August 16th 2012

Behind the scenes of the mammoth hot-rodding, classic-car-loving, traffic-jam-celebrating Woodward Dream Cruise is an activist and event enthusiast named Michael Lary. He’s been event coordinator of the Ferndale Dream Cruise since 2005, and has a long history of bringing people together

18 th Ferndale Woodward Dream Cruise Schedule of Events

August 16th 2012

18 th Ferndale Woodward Dream Cruise Schedule of Events

August 16, 2012

Rock’n Live Entertainment Stage featuring…

Enough Henna Ink and Passion to go Around

August 16th 2012

The busy wife and mother, who also volunteers for the Library Board, is the owner of Alchemy, a by appointment only apothecary-style skincare and henna design studio.

But on top of all that, Herzig has taken time to pass on her passion to young people….

No Texting While Driving and…

August 15th 2012

City Attorney Dan Christ has been busy preparing a batch of ordinance changes which the City of Ferndale adopted at the Aug. 13, 2012 City Council Meeting. Four approved code changes involve the operation of motor vehicles, and their enactment means that the City can capture more revenue.

One Arrested, Two Sought for Burglary

August 14th 2012

Ferndale police arrested a man for burglary of a residential garage and are looking for two more suspects for the crime.

FESC Green Tips: Water Conservation

August 14th 2012

Although we are lucky enough to live in a state with plenty of water it is still important to make sure to use it properly to save resources. Here are some figures on water usage that may surprise you, along with tips on how to cut down on usage:

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

Detroit Tiger’s Max Scherzer Trains Kids

August 14th 2012

On August 4, 2012, Detroit Tigers, Starting Pitcher, Max Scherzer and Biking for Baseball collaborated to host a baseball clinic during the 2012 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Detroit Annual Summer Picnic, held at Martin Road Park for the third consecutive year.

Bikes Abound in 2012 Green Cruise (w/video)

August 13th 2012

The annual Sierra Club Green Cruise was held Aug. 11, 2012 with dozens of people coming to Downtown Ferndale to celebrate non-motorized transportation. The event is an ecofriendly alternative to the Dream Cruise event which will be the following weekend.