Ferndale

John Sobczark’s Fiery Photographs – Exhibit Reception May 14

May 5th 2015

John Sobczark’s Fiery Photographs – Exhibit Reception May 14 (FADL Press Release, May 5, 2015) These pics should certainly spark some interest. The artful flare and glowing intensities of the Detroit Fire Guild performers are framed by the keen eye of local photographer John Sobczak for the Ferndale Library’s Art & Exhibition Committee’s latest commissioned […]

Bike Month Activities in Downtown Ferndale

May 5th 2015

Bike Month Activities in Downtown Ferndale (Downtown Ferndale Press Release, May 5, 2015) As part of National Bike Month, Downtown Ferndale encourages you to ride your bike to Downtown Ferndale all month long and save your quarters for a lot of other great reasons! Like shopping for something fun for you or dining out downtown […]

County to Provide Youth Suicide Prevention Resources at May 7 Event

May 4th 2015

County to Provide Youth Suicide Prevention Resources at May 7 Event (Oakland County Community Mental Health, May 4, 2015) Pontiac, Mich. – May 4, 2015 – Oakland County invites individuals who work with youth to learn about suicide prevention resources available within the county at the 3rd Annual Youth Suicide Prevention Community event, County Executive […]

FernCare Garage Sale & Trunk and Treasure June 13

May 4th 2015

FernCare Garage Sale and Ferndale Trunk and Treasure June 13 (Compiled, May 4,  2015) Ferndale Recreation is hosting the Trunk and Treasure sale on Saturday June 13 from 9am to 3pm at Ferndale City Hall. FernCare is hosting their annual Garage Sale across the street at 540 E. 9 Mile from 8am to 5pm. Both […]

Sales Tax, Mixed Drinks, City Charter, Schools and More in May 5 Elections

May 3rd 2015

Sales Tax, Mixed Drinks, City Charter, Schools and More in May 5 Elections (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 3, 2015) Tuesday, May 5, 2015 is Election Day and there is a state-wide proposal on the ballot as well as a handful of local initiatives. STATEWIDE SALES TAX INCREASE State-wide voters will be asked to increase the […]

WONder Woman Ann Heler Honored by Women Officials Network (video)

May 2nd 2015

WONder Woman Ann Heler Honored by Women Officials Network (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 2, 2015) With a life of activism in education, sex ed, LGBT rights, protecting senior citizens and creating a free health clinic for uninsured people in the community, Ann Heler of Ferndale was an apt choice for one of five WONder […]

Springtime Means Stop Pruning Oak Trees

May 2nd 2015

Springtime Means Stop Pruning Oak Trees (compiled, May 2, 2015) The experts at MSU Extension are advising people to avoid the spread of Oak Wilt by not pruning their Oak trees now that it is springtime. According to Bert Cregg, Michigan State University Extension, Departments of Horticulture and Forest: “Oak wilt is an aggressive disease […]

Ribbon Cutting Marks Garbutt Park Reopening

May 1st 2015

Ribbon Cutting Marks Garbutt Park Reopening (C. Proxmire, May 1, 2015) The shiny new playground equipment at Garbutt Park is officially getting broken in now that the City of Ferndale has cut the ribbon for the park’s re-opening. Nestled behind the old Taft School and Digital Learning Center at Allen and Fielding, the park sits […]

Recommended Reading: Adam’s Terror Titles

May 1st 2015

Recommended Reading: Adam’s Terror Titles (Jeff Milo, Circulation Specialist, May 1, 2015) Hello and Happy Spring… We’re happy to introduce Adam Steinman, the newest Board Member serving the Ferndale Area District Library. Steinman believes that a thriving library is vital and one of the best investments a community can make. “I joined the board because […]

Randy and Mr. Lahey Live at the Loving Touch May 21

April 30th 2015

Randy and Mr. Lahey Live at the Loving Touch May 21 (compiled, April 30, 2015) Thursday, May 21 | 8pm | $25 | 18+ Welcome Randy & Mr Lahey LIVE The Loving Touch 22634 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, Michigan 48220 The Randy and Lahey show is a silly, sexist, drunken hour and a half of songs […]