Ferndale

Learn about Phone and Computer Scams on Feb. 25

February 20th 2015

Learn about Phone and Computer Scams on Feb. 25 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 20, 2015) When the President of the Ferndale Seniors got a call from a mysterious person who said she had won $1.4 million in a lottery. The caller got her information and sent a check for $5,000. He told her to deposit […]

After Drug & Home Invasion Plea…Director Gets $130,000 Payout…

February 18th 2015

After Drug and Home Invasion Plea, Ferndale Housing Director Gets $130,000 Payout from Commission (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 18, 2015) The Ferndale Housing Commission on Wednesday accepted a settlement agreement negotiated by Attorney Justin Smith on their behalf giving former Housing Director Deborah Wilson a settlement of $130,000. The payout includes six month’s salary and […]

M-Brew, Dino’s and 7-Eleven Offers Help Support Schools

February 16th 2015

M-Brew, Dino’s and 7-Eleven Offers Help Support Schools Other Businesses Invited to Help (C. Proxmire, Feb. 16, 2015) 7-Eleven $500 Contest and Slurpees for Good Grades With her store sitting on the border of Hazel Park Schools and Ferndale Schools, 7Eleven owner Shellie Hancasky gets to see her fair share of kids and parents. She also […]

Library Picks With Darlene’s Excellent Obsess-ables

February 16th 2015

Library Picks With Darlene’s Excellent Obsess-ables Jeff Milo Circulation Specialist   Darlene’s always right. Really. I mean, I should never doubt her recommendations, even if the snob in me raises an eyebrow at her insistence; for various moods, for various times of year, for varying tastes in genre, she always winds up hitting it out […]

Affirmations Spring Bash – Enchanted – April 11

February 16th 2015

Affirmations Spring Bash – Enchanted – April 11 (Press Release, Feb. 16, 2015) As a forest during the spring thaw comes alive with the promise of newness and regrowth, Affirmations welcomes a new Executive Director. We are excited to enchant the community with an introduction and the regeneration of leadership. Please join us for a […]

Gold Star spouse, Sarah Leach, Reflects on Finding “wear blue: run to remember”

February 15th 2015

Gold Star spouse, Sarah Leach, Reflects on Finding “wear blue: run to remember” (Guest column by Sarah Leach, orig. wear blue:run to remember, Feb. 15, 2015) June 26, 2012 is a day I will never forget. Two Soldiers arrived at our house to notify me that my Husband, SSG Matthew Leach, wouldn’t be coming home […]

Desolation Angels and Blue Pontiac to Play at Ferndale Library March 7

February 15th 2015

Desolation Angels and Blue Pontiac to Play at Ferndale Library March 7 (Kelly Bennett, FADL, Feb. 15, 2015) Genuine live, loud music inside a library is no longer a novel concept thanks to Start HERE Saturdays, the Ferndale Area District Library’s popular monthly concert series. This month, the library goes a little bit country and […]

Defending Coffee and Bursting Bubbles…

February 14th 2015

Defending Coffee and Bursting Bubbles with Ferndale Game Designer Kep Amun (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2015) If you ask Kep Amun for a business card, he’ll hand you a tiny plastic bag. Though still the standard size, the card inside is actually a board game that you can play, with movable pieces and all. […]

Local Churches Doing Drive-Through Ash Wednesday

February 14th 2015

Local Churches Doing Drive-Through Ash Wednesday (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2015) Ash Wednesday is a day for people of some Christian denominations to have a cross of ashes placed on their forehead as a solemn reminder that human bodies return to the earth after passing on. While this generally comes along with a ceremony, […]

Time to Nominate People for Ferndale Good Neighbor Awards

February 14th 2015

Time to Nominate People for Ferndale Good Neighbor Awards (CFF Press Release, Feb. 14, 2015) Please join Citizens for a Fair Ferndale (CFF) in celebrating the ongoing efforts of those who live, work and attend school in Ferndale who value the fair and equal treatment of others and are engaged in making this happen on […]