Ferndale

Nonprofit Diversity Recruiting – Who’s in Your Pool?

December 28th 2014

Nonprofit Diversity Recruiting – Who’s in Your Pool? (Guest View by Kat LaTosch, orig. posted at LaToschConsulting.com, Dec.28,2014)   “The truth is, when it comes down to hiring,  people tend to hire the people they want to spend time with, regardless of who applies for the job and often those people are people they share common […]

78 rpm Record Appreciation Night at FPL Jan 13

December 28th 2014

78 rpm Record Appreciation Night at FPL Jan 13 (FPL Press Release, Dec. 28, 2014) Tuesday, January 13, 7 PM Love music from the 1930’s and 1940’s? Hear it as it was originally intended, through vintage phonographs. Learn a little about the history & ask questions. Take a trip back to the 1940s and 1950s […]

Community Foundation Awards $150,000 to Orgs. Across the Region to Benefit Youth

December 27th 2014

Community Foundation Awards $150,000 to Orgs. Across the Region to Benefit Youth (CFSEM Press Release, Dec. 27, 2014) The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan announced the distribution of $150,000 in grants to fund 18 projects through its YOUth Voice Social Justice grant program. Earlier in 2014, the Metropolitan Youth Policy Fellows, a diverse group of youth […]

Ferndale Library Offering Archery Class for Kids Ages 9-17

December 27th 2014

Ferndale Library Offering Archery Class for Kids Ages 9-17 (FPL Press Release, Dec. 27, 2014) Intro to Archery Jan 10, 12 PM – 2 PM Registration Required (Limited 25 spots, Ages 9-17). Archery is one of fastest growing sports in the country. (We’re thinking The Hunger Games had something to do with that…) We’ll be […]

Menorah Lighting Brings Light, Music and Coffee to Kulick Center

December 24th 2014

Menorah Lighting Brings Light, Music and Coffee to Kulick Center (C. Proxmire, Photos by Debra Young, Dec. 24, 2014) The darkness on the lawn of the Kulick Community Center was dissipated a bit on Tuesday night as Ferndalians and visitors gathered to light the last electric candle of the 13 foot menorah that had been […]

Police Support Rally/Tail Gate… Dec. 28

December 24th 2014

Police Support Rally/Tail Gate to Honor Fallen First Responders Dec. 28 (Compiled, Dec. 24, 2014) Police support rally/tail gate party to honor fallen officers and show support for first responders. Sunday December 28 2014 12p-4p MBREW bar 177 Vester Ferndale The street will be blocked off so the more the merrier. 1pm prayer and moment […]

Garden Club Presentation Jan 8: Native Species in Traditional Gardens

December 23rd 2014

Garden Club Presentation Jan 8: Native Species in Traditional Gardens (FGC Press Release, Dec. 23, 2014) Ferndale Garden Club: Presentation on “Including Native Species in Your Traditional Garden” by Cheryl English, Advanced Master Gardener, Black Cat Pottery. Thursday, January 8. 7 p.m. Kulick Community Center, 1201 Livernois. Guests are welcome. For more information, call 248-541-6427. […]

Director’s Arrest Just Tip of Housing Commission Problems

December 22nd 2014

Director’s Arrest Just Tip of Housing Commission Problems (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 22, 2014) The arrest and subsequent resignation of Ferndale Housing Commission Director Debra Wilson for entering sick residents’ homes and swapping out prescription narcotics for Tylenol is the tip of the iceberg in terms of problems. As Wilson’s charges play out in court, […]

Pancakes and Beyond: Ferndale Rotary Approaches 90th Year

December 20th 2014

Pancakes and Beyond: Ferndale Rotary Approaches 90th Year (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 20, 2014) As the Ferndale Rotary Club approaches its 90th anniversary, the community service organization finished up the year with the annual pancake breakfast and will be starting 2015 with efforts to increase membership. Over 80 people came to Blumz by JR Designs […]

Guest View: Are Your Dreams Ruining Your Life?

December 20th 2014

Guest View: Are Your Dreams Ruining Your Life? (Jacki Smith, Coventry Creations, orig. Type 40 Sales Blog, Dec. 20, 2014) Dream big they say, dream wild, live your dreams and never let them die.  But what if they are ruining your life?  What if your dreams are completely out of sync with who you are […]