Ferndale

Ferndale Library Picks Station Eleven for Community-Wide Reading Event

March 17th 2016

Ferndale Library Picks Station Eleven for Community-Wide Reading Event (Ferndale Area District Library press release, March 17,2016) FERNDALE, MI – It’s that time of year again! Ferndale Library announces Station Eleven as its book for the community-wide reading event, Ferndale Reads. Free copies of the acclaimed dystopian novel by Emily St. John Mandel will be […]

High Methane Levels Found at Ferndale DPW Yard

March 17th 2016

High Methane Levels Found at Ferndale DPW Yard (City of Ferndale, March 17, 2016) During the coming weeks, residents may notice some new activity at the City of Ferndale’s Southwest  Storage Yard, located at Central and W. Marshall Streets. While looking at opportunities for better   utilization of our storage yard property, we discovered elevated methane […]

Ferndale Cat Shelter Launches Furever Fosters Program

March 16th 2016

Ferndale Cat Shelter Launches Furever Fosters Program (Ferndale Cat Shelter Press Release, March 16, 2016) FERNDALE, Mich. – Ferndale Cat Shelter (FCS) is offering a new program, Furever Fosters!, to place homeless cats with people who would like the companionship but may not be able to afford the cost, according to Deanne Iovan, FCS executive […]

College-Bound Seniors in Oakland County Can Apply for Robert A. Schuele Scholarship

March 16th 2016

College-Bound Seniors in Oakland County Can Apply for Robert A. Schuele Scholarship (Compiled, March 16, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – High School Seniors throughout Oakland, Wayne, and Macomb Counties are invited to apply for the Robert A. Schuele Scholarship through Boys and Girls Club of Oakland and Macomb Counties. The scholarship provides one recipient with […]

Save-A-Lot Spot Soon to be Lofts in Downtown Ferndale

March 16th 2016

Save-A-Lot Spot Soon to be Lofts in Downtown Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 16, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The former location of Save-A-Lot at 430 W. 9 Mile Road will soon be turned into lofts with office space.  According to Crain’s Detroit Business, the four-story $15 million project will have 90 apartments ranging in size […]

Ferndale Requires Marijuana Facilities to Provide Addiction Resource Info.

March 15th 2016

Ferndale Requires Marijuana Facilities to Provide Addiction Resource Info. (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 15, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale City Council voted Monday to add a regulation for businesses that sell medical marijuana to include information about addiction resources. The addition to the ordinance regulating such facilities calls for marijuana dispensaries to provide information to […]

Ferndale Garden Club: Peonies, April 14

March 15th 2016

Ferndale Garden Club: Peonies, April 14 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale Garden Club: Presentation on “Peonies” presented by Cheryl English, Advanced Master Gardener & Black Cat Pottery. Thursday, April 14, 2016. 7 p.m. at the Kulick Community Center, 1201 Livernois. Guests are welcome. For more information, call 248-541-6427. Our goal is to make the […]

Ferndale Denies Business License Renewal to 8 Wood Motel

March 14th 2016

Ferndale Denies Business License Renewal to 8 Wood Motel (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 14, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale City Council voted Monday night to deny the operating license renewal for the 8 Wood Motel on 8 Mile just west of Woodward. The 8 Wood is located just up the street from the Motorama, which […]

Blumz Designer Wins Michigan Floral Association Florist of the Year

March 14th 2016

Blumz Designer Wins Michigan Floral Association Florist of the Year (Blumz Press Release, March 14, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Robbin Yelverton, AAF, AIFD, CF, PFCI, Blumz…by JR Designs, Detroit/Ferndale, Michigan, has been named the Certified Florist Member of the Year. He was honored at the MFA Great Lakes Floral Expo in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Yelverton […]

State Senator Vincent Gregory Coffee Hours March 21 in Southfield

March 14th 2016

State Senator Vincent Gregory Coffee Hours March 21 in Southfield (EVENT page) LATHRUP VILLAGE, MI — Senator Vincent Gregory (D–Lathrup Village) invites members of the community to join him for coffee and conversation regarding state and local issues on Monday, March 21, 2016, at 1 p.m. in Southfield. This will be an excellent and convenient […]