Ferndale

Ferndale Adopts Requirement for Affordable Housing in New Developments

December 19th 2017

Ferndale Adopts Requirement for Affordable Housing in New Developments Ferndale, MI – The City of Ferndale adopted an inclusive housing policy Monday night that requires developers building with 25 or more units to reserve 25% of the units for affordable housing.  The requirement applies to future projects, not ones currently under construction.  It also applies […]

Fire Damages Sam’s Ferndale Grill

December 19th 2017

Fire Damages Sam’s Ferndale Grill (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 19, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Firefighters from Ferndale, Royal Oak, Madison Heights and Hazel Park were called to Sam’s Ferndale Grill Monday at around 10:30 pm for a fire inside the building.  Smoke filled the air as firefighters worked to put the fire out at the 21468 […]

Detroit Together Men’s Chorus Sings of Holiday Love (video)

December 18th 2017

Detroit Together Men’s Chorus Sings of Holiday Love (video) Ferndale, MI – Since 1982 the Detroit Together Men’s Chorus has has brought together men of all singing abilities and sexual orientations for a four-part chorus that is “committed to strengthening community and providing social change” through music.  The choir has members from all around SE […]

Ice Sculptures Remain Through Downtown Ferndale

December 16th 2017

Ice Sculptures Remain Through Downtown Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 16, 2017) Ferndale, MI – While the Downtown Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival has passed, the spirit – and the sculptures – remain.  In years past warm weather melted the temporary artworks, but this year nature has cooperated, leaving the 9 Mile and Woodward area with […]

15 Gift Ideas from Rust Belt Market

December 15th 2017

15 Gift Ideas from Rust Belt Market (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 15, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Looking for holiday gifts?  The Rust Belt Market has over 50 small businesses under one roof, including many artists and local small manufacturers. A recent visit showed a variety of gifting possibilities. Some of our favorites included a decorative, […]

New Job Listings on the 1st and 15th – Dec. 15th edition

December 15th 2017

New Job Listings on the 1st and 15th – Dec. 15th edition Welcome to this edition’s Job Listing. This list is compiled from several sources, but primarily by Ferndale Michigan Works. There are several Michigan Works Office through Oakland County that provide valuable services to job seekers and employers.  Check out the Ferndale Michigan Works […]

15 Gift Ideas from Candle Wick Shop

December 14th 2017

15 Gift Ideas from Candle Wick Shop (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2017) Ferndale, MI – The holidays are here and Candle Wick Shop in Ferndale is full of pretty and powerful gift ideas.  Of course there are many kinds of candles – from those with simple fragrances to those that are made to help […]

Axle Brewing History and Beer Sampling at Ferndale Library Jan. 4

December 12th 2017

Axle Brewing History and Beer Sampling at Ferndale Library Jan. 4 FERNDALE, MI – Happy New Year & Happy New Beer!  The Ferndale Library invites Axle Brewing Co. for a visit on Jan 4th at 7pm to give an exclusive presentation that tells their story as well as give local beer lovers a glimpse behind […]

Business Owners Share Passion & Advice, Class Offered for Ferndale Entrepreneurs

December 11th 2017

Business Owners Share Passion & Advice, Class Offered for Ferndale Entrepreneurs (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 11, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Maria Petrenko of Hadrout knows what it is like to believe passionately in dreams that are against the odds.  She came to the United States from Russia in 1999, with English as her second language.  […]

Reporter Food: Turkey Artichoke Burger at Rosie O’Grady’s

December 11th 2017

Reporter Food: Turkey Artichoke Burger at Rosie O’Grady’s (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 11, 2017) Ferndale, MI – A chilly weekday was made warm by lunch at Rosie O’Grady’s at 279 W. 9 Mile in Downtown Ferndale. The meal started with a nice hot bowl of chili, topped with shredded cheese and a spoonful of sour […]