Ferndale

Art Gallery Owner Susanne Hilberry Dies at age 72

August 15th 2015

Art Gallery Owner Susanne Hilberry Dies at age 72 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 15, 2015) The memory of Susanne Hilberry will live on in the art community of Metro Detroit though she passed away Thursday from what the Detroit Free Press reports are complications from a brain tumor at the age of 72. The patron […]

Townhall Explores Possibility of Redistricting Reform

August 15th 2015

Townhall Explores Possibility of Redistricting Reform (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 15, 2015) “When I was in junior high, there was this famous editorial cartoon in the textbook about Gerrymandering, and it had this oddly chopped up district that was shaped like a monster or a dragon. It was like this big joke that back in […]

Dream Cruise 2015 Kicks Off

August 14th 2015

Dream Cruise 2015 Kicks Off (Mark Houston, various contributors) Dream Cruise 2015 has kicked off officially with The Mayor of Ferndale Dave Coulter standing alongside Butch Patrick, who is famous for his role as Eddie Munster on The Munsters, a television program of the 1960s, to cut the ribbon opening the event. The Ferndale Golden […]

Game Time: Dream Cruise BINGO from Go Comedy!

August 13th 2015

Game Time: Dream Cruise BINGO from Go Comedy! (C. Proxmire, Aug. 13, 2015) It’s Dream Cruise time again, and our friends at Go Comedy have revived a game that was started last year to make the event more interesting for spectators. Simply keep your eyes peeled for these common Dream Cruise sightings, and share the […]

Adoptable Cats, Coffee and Snacks: Could Ferndale Get a Cat Cafe?

August 12th 2015

Adoptable Cats, Coffee and Snacks: Could Ferndale Get a Cat Cafe? (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 12, 2015) Imagine a place where adoptable kitties roam free and their human friends can come relax among them – sip some coffee, enjoy a snack, get on their laptops and work. The concept of the Ferndale CatFe – a […]

Ferndale: Free Outdoor Movie on Vester Street – Frozen Aug. 20

August 12th 2015

Ferndale: Free Outdoor Movie on Vester Street – Frozen Aug. 20 (event listing) Join us for our first outdoor movie of the summer – Frozen! on the big screen! Movie starts at sundown. Bring chairs, or watch the movie from M-Brew or Valentine Distilling Co.. See you there! Thursday Aug. 20  at 7:00pm – 10:30pm, […]

B.F.’s! Runs Sept 5-25 in Ferndale

August 12th 2015

B.F.’s! Runs Sept 5-25 in Ferndale (press release, Aug. 12, 2015) Slipstream Theatre Initiative is fresh off the heels of its first season and diving head first into its second, kicking off in December. But every once in a while a script comes along that is undeniably one that must be produced right here, right […]

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 […]