Ferndale

Music in the Park in Ferndale: 1592 feat. Eric Abbey July 17

June 12th 2015

Music in the Park in Ferndale: 1592 feat. Eric Abbey July 17 (event listing) On Fridays come to Gerry Kulick Center in Ferndale for Music in the Park presented by Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission. July 17 – 1592 featuring Eric Abbey (reggae) Aug 7 – PanaMo with Obed Succari (World Latin Jazz) Aug 21 […]

Cristina Sheppard-Decius: Moving On After 15 Years of Transforming Downtown Ferndale

June 12th 2015

Cristina Sheppard-Decius: Moving On After 15 Years of Transforming Downtown Ferndale (Guest View by Cristina Sheppard-Decius, former Executive Director Downtown Ferndale, June 12, 2015) Cristina Sheppard-Decius recently left her position as Executive Director for the Ferndale DDA.  This is her letter to the Ferndale community: I have had the privilege and honor to serve my […]

Music in the Park in Ferndale June 26 – Modern Cap Band

June 12th 2015

Music in the Park in Ferndale June 26 – Modern Cap Band   (event listing)   On Fridays come to Gerry Kulick Center in Ferndale for Music in the Park presented by Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission.   June 26 – Modern Cap Band (jazz)   July 17 – 1592 featuring Eric Abbey (reggae)   […]

Disturbing Findings in Ferndale Housing Commission’s HUD Report

June 11th 2015

Disturbing Findings in Ferndale Housing Commission’s HUD Report (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 11, 2015) The mess left by the former Ferndale Housing Director and the Ferndale Housing Commission has become even more clear as a June 10 report by HUD shows several major problems, and imposes a list of corrective actions expected to cost the […]

Less Than 12 Hours Remain to Help Ferndale Qualify to Win a $100,000 Dog Park!

June 10th 2015

Less Than 12 Hours Remain to Help Ferndale Qualify to Win a $100,000 Dog Park (compiled, June 10, 2015) The fifth annual PetSafe Bark for Your Park contest is reaching the end of the first round, and Ferndale has a good chance of reaching the finals supporters can rally enough votes in the final hours. Voting for the first […]

Wave of Investment Coming to Ferndale With Garden Fresh $231 Million Sale

June 9th 2015

Wave of Investment Coming to Ferndale With Garden Fresh $231 Million Sale (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 9, 2015) After months of negotiations a deal has finally been reached for Campbell’s to purchase Ferndale-based Garden Fresh Salsa for $231 Million and a solid commitment to stay and grow in the Ferndale Community. Jack Aronson signed the […]

Fire Extinguished at T & W Tool in Oak Park on Monday

June 9th 2015

Fire Extinguished at T & W Tool in Oak Park on Monday (C. Proxmire & Jaw Dropping Photography, June 9, 2015) The pretty blue sky over Oak Park filled with dark gray smoke Monday afternoon when a fire at T & W Tool in Oak Park.  At around 2pm Oak Park Public Safety arrived to […]

Registration Open for 8 Week Entrepreneurship Class in Ferndale

June 9th 2015

Registration Open for 8 Week Entrepreneurship Class in Ferndale The Ferndale Small Business Collaborative (FSBC) will present the Build Institute’s Build Basics course in Ferndale this summer. The eight-week class provides business training for aspiring and established entrepreneurs. Participants receive education in money management, business planning, market research, legal matters, accounting, professional development, and more. […]

Ferndale Community Concert Band Debut Performance June 23

June 9th 2015

Ferndale Community Concert Band Debut Performance June 23 (event listing)   The official event for the first public appearance of the Ferndale Community Concert Band! This FREE concert is titled “the Sounds of Summer.” Ferndale High School Auditorium Doors 7:30 p.m. | Concert Begins 8:00 p.m. Casual Attire Free! With suggested donation of $3/person or […]

Kids Learn Life Saving Benefits of Bike Helmets at Ferndale Bike Rodeo

June 8th 2015

Kids Learn the Life Saving Benefits of Bike Helmets at Ferndale Bike Rodeo (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 7, 2015) As kids of all ages got fitted for free bike helmets at the Ferndale Bike Rodeo, they got to see the necessity firsthand. Ferndale Auxiliary Officer Bruce Jarvie had with him the helmet that saved his […]