Ferndale

Suspect in Ferndale Shooting Caught in Texas, Suspected of Other Area Crimes

January 9th 2016

Suspect in Ferndale Shooting Caught in Texas, Suspected of Other Area Crimes (Compiled, Jan. 9, 2016) Bloomfield, Twp – A man accused of shooting a man in the face in Ferndale on Dec. 3, 2015 is also the suspect in other Metro Detroit crimes, according to a report in The Daily Tribune. The report states […]

Heart of a Leader Women’s Health Panel Feb. 3

January 9th 2016

Heart of a Leader Women’s Health Panel Feb. 3 (EVENT page) Southfield, MI – Heart of a Leader Women’s Health Panel Feb. 3 Name: Heart of a Leader Date: February 3, 2016 Time: 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM EST Register Now Event Description: In recognition of Women’s Heart Health Month, Ferndale, Madison Heights/Hazel Park, Royal […]

Bomb Squad Called for Suspicious Item in Ferndale Parking Lot

January 8th 2016

Bomb Squad Called for Suspicious Item in Ferndale Parking Lot (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police, Jan. 8, 2016) On 01/08/16 shortly after noon, Ferndale Police received a call from a citizen reporting a suspicious object in the parking lot near E. Breckenridge and Woodward. Officers responded and saw a tubular cardboard object with hardware attached […]

Greater Detroit UN Association Mtg. to Feature Native American Speaker Jan. 25

January 8th 2016

Greater Detroit UN Association Mtg. to Feature Native American Speaker Jan. 25 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – The Greater Detroit Chapter of the United Nations Association cordially invites you to our Annual General Meeting! Please join us on Monday, January 25, 2016 for our Annual General Meeting at the Ferndale Public Library from 7:00pm-9:00pm. The […]

Ferndale Housing Commission Selling Dodge Charger for $5,000

January 6th 2016

Ferndale Housing Commission Selling Dodge Charger for $5,000 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 6, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The folly of the former Ferndale Housing Commission Executive Director can mean a really nice ride for a lucky buyer. Former Director Deborah Wilson, who is now in jail for stealing prescription medication from residents, bought the fancy […]

Questions About Ballot Issues? New Law Signed by Snyder Prevents Discussion

January 6th 2016

Questions About Ballot Issues? New Law Signed by Snyder Prevents Discussion (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 6, 2016) Cities, school districts, libraries, police departments and other groups rely on tax funding that comes from millages, which must be voted on by the public.  There are also ballot proposals that directly impact governing bodies, for example, the […]

Local Government Leaders Ask Snyder to veto SB 571 (video)

January 5th 2016

Local Government Leaders Ask Snyder to veto SB 571 (Michigan Municipal League Press Release, Jan. 5, 2016) Lansing, MI – Local government leaders from across the state today joined to ask Gov. Rick Snyder to veto Senate Bill 571, which would gag local officials seeking to provide constituents with factual information on election matters 60 […]

No More Straight Ticket Voting in Michigan as Governor Signs Bill into Law

January 5th 2016

No More Straight Ticket Voting in Michigan as Governor Signs Bill into Law (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 5, 2016) Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill into law that eliminates straight ticket voting in the State. Because the bill has a $5 million appropriation attached to it, voters can not reverse the law on referendum. […]

Jackie Hart Joins Ferndale School Board

January 5th 2016

Jackie Hart Joins Ferndale School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 5, 2016) Ferndale, MI – In a unanimous decision the Ferndale School Board has appointed Jackie Hart to serve as the next board trustee, filling the seat left vacant when Raylon Leaks-May was elected to Ferndale City Council. Hart wrote in her application “Even though […]

Artist Reception for Vincent Cervantez Jan. 8

January 4th 2016

Artist Reception for Vincent Cervantez Jan. 8 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Reception for Vincent Cervantez Jan. 8 Friday Jan. 8, 2016 from 6-9pm Level One Bank Ferndale 22635 Woodward, Ferndale, MI 48220 Closing reception for Vincent Cervantez exhibit hosted by Ferndale Arts & Cultural Commission Event listing – https://www.facebook.com/events/1736633486569062/ For more event listings go […]