Ferndale

“Know Your Title IX” Event for those who Work With Transgender Youth March 1

February 24th 2017

“Know Your Title IX” Event for those who Work With Transgender Youth March 1 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – SOGI Initiative presents an informational evening with Jay Kaplan called “Know Your Title X.”  This will discuss how the decision to “withdraw and rescind” the guidance issued by the Obama administration impacts students and schools.  The […]

Eileen the Opossum and Other Friends Visit Ferndale Library

February 22nd 2017

Eileen the Opossum and Other Friends Visit Ferndale Library (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 22, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Darcy the Porcupine was a favorite among the animals that visited the Ferndale Area District Library on Tuesday.  “I liked her because she was big and spiky,” said Max Hobbs. His friend Luke Jarvis also liked the […]

“Know Your Rights” Program for Teens at Ferndale Library March 14

February 20th 2017

“Know Your Rights” Program for Teens at Ferndale Library March 14 (EVENT page) FERNDALE, MI – The Ferndale Library welcomes the ACLU of Michigan on Tue., Mar 14 at 5pm to host “Know Your Rights,” an interactive social justice workshop for teenagers. Teens may still be in high school and under 18 years of age, […]

Ferndale State of the Schools Community Dinner March 7

February 18th 2017

Ferndale State of the Schools Community Dinner March 7 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Tuesday, March 7th, 6pm at Ferndale High School (in the Nest) we will be holding our annual State of the District event. Join us for this great community dinner and learn about the current state of Ferndale Schools and how you […]

What’s Being Built in Ferndale? Check Out These Developments

February 17th 2017

What’s Being Built in Ferndale?  Check Out These Developments (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 16, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale is the hot spot for development these days, with several apartment buildings and other construction projects in the works.  If all these projects are successful, there will be at least 428 apartments as well as an […]

Ferndale Library Caddy Stacks Event March 12

February 17th 2017

Ferndale Library Caddy Stacks Event March 12 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – The Second Annual Caddy Stacks is coming to the Ferndale Area District Library on Sunday, March 12, 2017 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Take a break from the winter doldrums with nine holes of miniature golf throughout the library. There will also be […]

Ferndale Pizza Palooza Fills Tummies, Raises Money to Fight Cancer

February 17th 2017

Ferndale Pizza Palooza Fills Tummies, Raises Money to Fight Cancer (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 16, 2017) Ferndale, MI –  A dozen local restaurants donated pizza for an epic tasting event to benefit Ferndale Relay for Life for the American Cancer Society.  Pizza Palooza took place Wednesday night at Ferndale High School.  Nearly 100 people placed […]

Funding Approved for Ferndale Apartments, Design Changes Made

February 16th 2017

Funding Approved for Ferndale Apartments, Design Changes Made (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 16, 2017) Ferndale, MI – After criticism from the Planning Commission about the lack of ground level features, developer Wolf River has revised plans for the Ferndale Apartments and gotten approval for Brownfield Redevelopment Funding. The four-story apartment building will be constructed at […]

Public Input Mtg. on Wilson/UHS Development in Ferndale Feb. 28

February 15th 2017

Public Input Meeting on Wilson/UHS Development in Ferndale Feb. 28 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – The developer for the Wilson (formerly University High School – UHS) building has scheduled a public meeting on Tuesday, February 28th – 6:30 PM at City Hall (300 E. 9 Mile, Ferndale). The meeting is scheduled to provide an update […]

Downtown Ferndale Stores Host Indoor Sidewalk Sale Feb 17-19

February 15th 2017

Downtown Ferndale Stores Host Indoor Sidewalk Sale Feb 17-19 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI -The movement to support local communities by shopping local has taken hold across the country in the form of programs such as “Small Business Saturday”, held annually on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Building on this concept, and recognizing that showing support of […]