Ferndale

Sierra Club Offers Solar Partnership for Homeowners

August 11th 2015

Sierra Club Offers Solar Partnership for Homeowners (Art Myatt, Sierra Club of Michigan, Aug. 11, 2015) Have you been thinking about putting solar panels on your home? Are you feeling the pressure to act soon, because the 30% federal tax credit is expiring at the end of 2016? Are you a little lost about where […]

Citizens for a Fair Ferndale Bowling Fundraiser Aug. 28

August 11th 2015

Citizens for a Fair Ferndale Bowling Fundraiser Aug. 28 (CFF, event listing) Firday Aug. 28 at 6:30pm, Luxury Lanes 600 E. 9 Mile in Ferndale. Join Citizens for a Fair Ferndale at Luxury Lanes for bowling, food, and FUN! $25 for advance registration; $30 at the door. Don’t like bowling? Attend the party anyway! Can’t […]

Pride in the Park Gives Transgender People a Chance to Share their Stories

August 10th 2015

Pride in the Park Gives Transgender People a Chance to Share their Stories (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 10, 2015) Transgender people from around Michigan and beyond were welcomed to Ferndale’s Geary Park on Saturday for the Annual Transgender Pride in the Park celebration. In the midst of the community potluck, surrounded by vendor and agency […]

Ferndale: Music in the Park Aug 21 – Jill Jack

August 10th 2015

Ferndale: Music in the Park Aug 21 – Jill Jack (event listing) On Fridays come to Gerry Kulick Center in Ferndale for Music in the Park presented by Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission. Aug 21 is Jill Jack (Americana). Concerts are free and refreshments are available for purchase. Concerts are from 7pm-9pm. Check out pictures […]

Ferndale Police Officer Involved in Crash While Responding to Call

August 10th 2015

Ferndale Police Officer Involved in Crash While Responding to Call (compiled, Aug. 10, 2015) An unnamed female Ferndale police officer was driving west on 9 Mile Road at 1:27am on Sunday when she crossed the intersection of Woodward with lights and sirens on.  Her patrol vehicle collided with a Dodge heading north on Woodward Avenue […]

Green Cruise Honors Slow Roll Founder, Celebrates People Power

August 9th 2015

Green Cruise Honors Slow Roll Founder, Celebrates People Power (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug 9, 2015) Two great movements came together Saturday as the Sierra Club presented Detroit Slow Roll founder Jason Hall with the Green Cruiser of the Year Award at the 11th annual Green Cruise in Downtown Ferndale. Hall started the Slow Roll five […]

View: How I Spent My Summer Vacation Being Monarch Momma

August 8th 2015

Guest View: How I Spent My Summer Vacation Being Monarch Momma (Alice McKeage, Aug. 8, 2015) Actually just kidding…I am retired, so every day is vacation! I became interested in the plight of the monarchs a number of years ago. My first move was to make sure my lawn feeding each year did not include […]

Another Year of Ferndale Pub Crawl Memories Made

August 8th 2015

Another Year of Ferndale Pub Crawl Memories Made (Larry Mills, photographer Aug. 8, 2015) The 2015 Ferndale Pub Crawl went smoothly on July 31 with about 500 registered crawlers participating.  Groups met at Twist Night Club and headed out to enjoy the nightlife of Downtown Ferndale.  Dino’s Lounge, M-Brew, Soho and Secreto were among the […]

Interview: Raylon Leaks-May, Candidate for Ferndale City Council (video)

August 6th 2015

Interview: Raylon Leaks-May, Candidate for Ferndale City Council (video) (C. Proxmire, Aug. 6, 2015) After living in Ferndale for 25 years, being an active parent to five children, and serving on the Ferndale Board of Education for over two and a half years, Raylon Leaks-May has decided to run for City Council in the Nov. […]

Dream Cruise 2015: Birmingham Event Info – Aug. 15

August 5th 2015

Dream Cruise 2015: Birmingham Event Info – Aug. 15 (event listing, cp) Birmingham is getting ready for the world’s largest one-day automotive event, the Woodward Dream Cruise. It’s the time of year when 40,000+ classic cars and more than one million people line Woodward Avenue to celebrate the automobile. The Birmingham Cruise Event, scheduled for […]