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Author Lisa McMann meets Young Readers at the Library

October 20th 2011

On Oct. 15 McMann spoke at the Ferndale Public Library. She read the first chapter of her latest book, The Unwanteds.

Coming Out for Equality

October 19th 2011

Judy Lewis of the Jewish Gay Network has a vision of unity in the LGBT community. She and representatives of over 30 organizations hosted a large Coming Out for Equality Event on Oct 11 at Level One Bank in Ferndale.

Your Neighborhood Professor Series starts Nov. 2 at Library

October 19th 2011

Got a hankering for some knowledge? Your neighborhood professor has got you covered! Beginning Nov. 2, the Ferndale Public Library will launch a three-month program featuring local professors speaking on an area of their expertise. The free program is designed to bring the professor to the public in an informal environment.

Pictures from 80s Prom

October 17th 2011

Bodacious babes from all over Ferndale showed up at this 21 and over event, donning gowns from the bygone era of Cinderella shoulders, rad neon fabrics, crazy animal prints, and poofy hair. The men were equally en vogue, especially

Cat Missing from Allen & W. Marshall

October 17th 2011

The Ignash Family is missing a striped Tabby named Kwyibo. The “inside” cat got out on Oct 16 and has not returned.

Candidates Talk Business at Ferndale Area Chamber Forum

October 17th 2011

The Ferndale Area Chamber Commerce hosted a Candidate’s Forum on Oct. 12, 2011. Business owners came together to meet the candidates for Mayor and City Council and find out what they had to say about interacting with the business community.

Garden Club Growing Since 1931

October 15th 2011

The group has been active since 1931 and there are now over 30 members. Members do not need to be experts, though many have gardens of breathtaking beauty, and some are even certified Master Gardeners.

Camp Casey Fest in Full Swing, Gracin on at 8:30

October 15th 2011

Camp Casey Fest is in full swing, but also in full wind. The day-long festival to raise money so that kids with cancer can enjoy time with horses is taking place until 11pm, with plenty of fun, shopping and music. Country music star Josh Gracin is headlining the event, and he is expected to take the stage at 8:30pm.

Woman Dead from Hit & Run, Driver Encouraged to Contact Police

October 14th 2011

It appears the driver of the vehicle was not at fault, but still fled the scene. This person who may have panicked should minimize the situation by contacting the Ferndale Police Department at 248-541-3650.

Registry to collect swabs at Camp Casey Fest

October 14th 2011

Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation will hold a donor recruitment drive to register potential bone marrow donors for its worldwide registry at Camp Casey Fest. The drive will benefit children who have been diagnosed with cancer. The event, scheduled on October 15 on East 9 Mile between Woodward and Bermuda, will run from 11 AM to 5 PM.