Ferndale

Garbutt Park Gets Better, Inline Hockey Group Gives Back

April 13th 2015

Garbutt Park Gets Better, Inline Hockey Group Gives Back (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 13, 2015) The first warm spring weekend brought volunteers from Ferndale and beyond to Garbutt Park to help the DPW with the park’s transformation. Garbutt was selected for improvements by the Parks Commission, and the City allocated $99,000 for the purchase of […]

Pop-Up Artist Robert Sabuda Workshop and Book Signing May 9

April 13th 2015

Pop-Up Artist Robert Sabuda Workshop and Book Signing May 9 (Ferndale Library Press Release, April 13, 2015) How do they do it? Pop-up books literally bring the pages of a story to life. Each turn of the page brings the blossoming of vivid colors and imaginative landscapes. Michigan native Robert Sabuda is one of the […]

Ferndale Schools Family Health Fair April 25

April 13th 2015

Ferndale Schools Family Health Fair April 25 (press release, April 13, 2015) Saturday, April 25th Ferndale Schools will host its first ever Spring Check Up Family Health Fair from 11am – 3pm at Ferndale High School! This event, which will be open to the general public, will host a variety of local specialists conducting free […]

Parole Absconder Arrested with Items Stolen from Ferndale Cars

April 13th 2015

Parole Absconder Arrested with Items Stolen from Ferndale Cars (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police, April 12, 2015) Early Sunday (04/12/15) morning, Ferndale police arrested a 49 year old parolee after he is believed to have broken into a car on St. Louis Street. At about 4:30 a.m. a resident discovered that somebody had entered his […]

Plant Milkweed for Monarchs Says New Ferndale Group

April 12th 2015

Plant Milkweed for Monarchs Says New Ferndale Group (Rebecca Hammond, April 12, 2015) About five years ago, my husband and I headed to the UP after the Mackinac Bridge Walk. The Bridge Walk is spectacular and a must-do Michigan event, but added to the experience was the gentle cloud of Monarch butterflies heading south along […]

Questions Answered on Hazel Park Schools Challenges and Changes

April 11th 2015

Questions Answered on Hazel Park Schools Challenges and Changes (C. Proxmire, April 11, 2015) With new leadership in place at Hazel Park Schools, and a quickly moving plan for economic stability, parents, teachers and those losing their jobs have been concerned about the state of the school district. Last month a plan was approved that […]

Ferndale Students Raising Money to Attend DECA Conference

April 11th 2015

Ferndale Students Raising Money to Attend DECA Conference (Ashya Smith, April 11, 2015) My name is Ashya Smith and I am the President of the Ferndale DECA chapter. My teammate, Nia Dubon-Robinson and I, are members of DECA, an international organization that develops business and career skills for students. This year, Nia and I competed […]

Mayor Coulter Gives 2015 Ferndale State of the City Address

April 9th 2015

Mayor Coulter Gives 2015 Ferndale State of the City Address (Dave Coulter, April 9, 2015) Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter shared the following Thursday evening: Thanks Asleigh for that introduction and for hosting us here at Pulse 220, which has become an important magnet for companies such as Metro Times Publishing, Star Trax and others. Thanks […]

Ferncare Receives Grant to Help People Get Insurance Coverage

April 8th 2015

Ferncare Receives Grant to Help People Get Insurance Coverage (FernCare Press Release, April 8, 2015) The Metro Health Foundation has awarded FernCare a one year grant of $8,744 to support enrollment assistance in either the Affordable Care Act Insurance Exchange or Healthy Michigan. This assistance will be offered, not only to FernCare patients, but to […]

Oakland County Republican’s Lincoln Day Dinner to Feature Scott Walker May 4

April 8th 2015

Oakland County Republican’s Lincoln Day Dinner to Feature Scott Walker May 4 (OCRP Press Release, April 8, 2015) The Oakland County Republican Party (OCRP) is proud to announce the keynote speaker for the 126th Annual Lincoln Day Dinner, Governor Scott Walker. The 126th Annual Lincoln Day Dinner will be held at the Suburban Collection Showplace […]