Ferndale

Grand Opening of Candle Wick Shoppe’s Reiki Healing Center, Sept. 15

September 14th 2014

Grand Opening of Candle Wick Shoppe’s Reiki Healing Center, Sept. 15 (Candle Wick Shoppe Press Release, Sept. 14, 2014) 9/15/2014 12:00 noon to 8:00 pm We are proud to announce the opening of CWS Reiki Healing Center. We want to be your Reiki source in Ferndale, Michigan. First a little bit about Reiki Healing. It […]

DIY 2014 Delights with Art, Music and Community

September 13th 2014

DIY 2014 Delights with Art, Music and Community (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 13, 2014) DIY Ferndale came through with another year of art, music and community this weekend, packing Downtown Ferndale with visitors. Local artists and musicians made the event special, and of course the hosts – owners of the Emory, Woodward Avenue Brewery and […]

Ferndale Marching Band Makes Grand DIY Entrance (video)

September 12th 2014

Ferndale Marching Band Makes Grand DIY Entrance (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 12, 2014) Members of the Ferndale Golden Eagle Marching Band made the trek from the high school all the way to the DIY Festival Friday night. Led by police escorts they crossed Woodward Avenue at Marshall and made their way through the neighborhood […]

Ferndale Police Officers Caught in Middle of Night Prank…

September 12th 2014

Ferndale Police Officers Caught in Middle of Night Prank Involving Stray Dog (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 12, 2014) “It’s infantile. It’s grade school-ish, middle school-ish at best,” that’s what Ferndale Police Lt. William Wilson told Hank Winchester of WDIV News in response to a prank played by officers involving a stray dog that had been […]

Kids Clothing Swap in Ferndale, All Welcome Sept. 13

September 12th 2014

Kids Clothing Swap in Ferndale, All Welcome Sept. 13 (compiled, Sept 12, 2014) A special kind of clothing swap takes place Saturday in Ferndale to benefit Ferndale Friends of Different Learners Parent Group and Ferndale African American Parent Network. The swap takes place at Renaissance Vineyard Church, 1841 Pinecrest, Ferndale. Here’s how it works: Drop […]

Ready for the Next Emergency? How a Home Inventory Can Help

September 11th 2014

Ready for the Next Emergency? How a Home Inventory Can Help (Sam Moore, Unique Home & Business Inventory, Sept 11, 2014) NOTE: Sam Moore is the owner of Unique Home and Business Inventory. After learning about his service during the flooding crisis, we asked him to share a write up about his work as another […]

Oakland Literacy Council Celebrates 30 Years, Seeks Tutors

September 11th 2014

Oakland Literacy Council Celebrates 30 Years, Seeks Tutors (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept 11, 2014) Reading is such a fundamental part of society, that it may be hard to imagine not being able to. Yet in Oakland County there are 170,000 illiterate adults, a problem that the Oakland Literacy Council is tackling one human being at […]

Ferndale Library Benefit Concert at The Loving Touch…Sept. 26

September 11th 2014

Ferndale Library Benefit Concert at The Loving Touch, Various Artists Sept. 26 (Jeff Milo, FPL, Sept. 11, 2014) Ferndale Public Library has developed a reputation as a valuable resource for area musicians and music lovers, curating an impressively eclectic (and locally-centric) CD collection while continuing to host monthly concerts after hours in its Community Room. […]

Save 1CPR Grows, Opens Office in Ferndale for Classes (video)

September 10th 2014

Save 1CPR Grows, Opens Office in Ferndale for Classes (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 10, 2014) CPR is an easy skill to learn, yet according to the American Heart Association only 30% of Americans take the time to learn it. That’s why paramedic and AHA Certified Instructor Amanda Zimmerman started Save 1 CPR in 2012. […]

Flood Claims Deadline Approaches, Three Ways to Know Your Rights

September 10th 2014

Flood Claims Deadline Approaches, Three Ways to Know Your Rights (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 9, 2014)   Residents impacted by the flood of Aug. 11, 2014 have 45 days to file a claim for damages against any government entity that may have been responsible. With a Sept. 25 deadline many people are wondering what they […]