Ferndale

Ferndale Police Detective and Auburn Hills Fireman Finalists in…

September 9th 2014

Ferndale Police Detective and Auburn Hills Fireman Among Finalist in National Anthem Contest (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 9, 2014) Who will get to sing the National Anthem at the Sept. 27 Detroit Tiger’s game, and get a $10,000 grant for their department? In the Comerica Bank’s Home of the Brave National Anthem Singing Contest, there […]

Regional Water Authority Agreement Made

September 9th 2014

Regional Water Authority Agreement Made (Oakland County Press Release, Sept. 9, 2014) Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the City of Detroit, Wayne and Macomb counties, and the State of Michigan that recommends the creation of a regional water authority. The proposed regional water authority will have […]

Viral Respiratory Infections on the Rise, Especially Among Kids

September 9th 2014

Viral Respiratory Infections on the Rise, Especially Among Kids (Oakland County Health Division, Sept. 9, 2014) With reports of Enterovirus D68 on the rise through the country, Oakland County Health Division has come out with a fact sheet about the infection. Reports vary as to whether this has been confirmed in Michigan or not, though […]

Herman Miller Prototype Eames Chair Raffle to Benefit Friends of Ferndale Library

September 9th 2014

Herman Miller Prototype Eames Chair Raffle to Benefit Friends of Ferndale Library (FFPL Press Release, Sept. 9, 2014) Only 250 tickets will be sold!  Get yours now! Why? Herman Miller’s Director of Corporate Communications, Mark Schurman has generously donated a prototype of the recently released Eames Molded Wood side chair to the Ferndale Public Library to raffle and […]

Speakers/Mentors Needed for New CASA STEM Class

September 8th 2014

Speakers/Mentors Needed for New CASA STEM Class (CASA Press Release, Sept. 8, 2014) The Center for Advanced Studies and the Arts, CASA, located in Oak Park, is excited to announce a new course for its students. CASA is now offering a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Senior Capstone Course and is looking for mentors, […]

Pink Stun Gun and 31 Packets of Pot Lead to Arrest in Ferndale

September 8th 2014

Pink Stun Gun and 31 Packets of Pot Lead to Arrest in Ferndale (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police Dept, Sept 8, 2014) On September 6, 2014 at about 1100 p.m. a Ferndale Officer arrested a woman driver  in possession of 31 packets of marijuana and for possession of a pink stun gun. The officer stopped […]

Ferndale’s Annual Perennial Exchange, Sept. 27

September 8th 2014

Ferndale’s Annual Perennial Exchange, Sept. 27 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 8, 2014) The Ferndale Beautification Commission is stepping up their game for this year’s Perennial Exchange. In addition to the opportunity for residents to bring in their extra perennials and seeds to trade for others, the event has a new location and new features. There […]

Storm Update and Power Outage Tips

September 6th 2014

Storm Update and Power Outage Tips (City of Berkley, Sept. 6, 2014) There are 330,000 customers in the DTE Service Territory without power. Power restoration is estimated for Monday, September 8th. A number of linemen from other states are coming in this afternoon and evening to help restore power. Strong winds have caused power lines to […]

Student Could Win Trip… in Leadership Essay Contest

September 6th 2014

Student Could Win Trip to Congress of Cities in Leadership Essay Contest (MML Press Release, intro by Jay Foreman, Sept. 6, 2014) As we know, today’s teenagers will become tomorrow’s leaders. Who will they ultimately be and how will they get there? Some will take themselves into this direction consciously while others will get there […]

OC Taskforce Advocating for Public Education Mtg. Sept 29

September 6th 2014

Oakland County Taskforce Advocating for Public Education Meeting Sept 29 (Oakland Schools press release, Sept. 6, 2014) Oakland County Taskforce Advocating for Public Education will be having a meeting on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014 from 6pm-7pm at Oakland Schools, 2111 Pontiac Lake Road in Waterford. The meeting will include a welcome and introduction, and overview […]