Ferndale

FHS and UHS Students Honored with Rotary Scholarships

April 23rd 2014

FHS and UHS Students Honored with Rotary Scholarships (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 23, 2014) When Monae Hawthorne starts on her journey towards a Criminal Justice degree at Saginaw Valley, her load with be a little lighter thanks to a $2,000 Ferndale Rotary Scholarship. Hawthorne, a senior at University High School in Ferndale, was one of […]

House Hunters Episode Features Oakland County Couple, Airs May 5

April 23rd 2014

House Hunters Episode Features Oakland County Couple, Local Homes, Airs May 5 (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 23, 2014) After moving to New York City 19 years ago, Craig Bentley and Frank Anthony Polito found themselves wanting to return to their Michigan roots. And when they finally came back to live in a Metro Detroit suburb, […]

Ferndale Author Releases New Book, Signing May 3

April 23rd 2014

Ferndale Author Releases New Book, Signing May 3 (Donald Levin Press Release, April 23, 2014)   The book launch party for Donald Levin’s new novel, The Baker’s Men, will be held at the Lawrence Street Gallery in Ferndale from 2 pm till 4 pm on Saturday, May 3. The event is free and open to […]

Ferndale PTSA Arts & Crafts Fair May 10

April 23rd 2014

Ferndale PTSA Arts & Crafts Fair May 10 (PTSA Press Release, April 23, 2014) The Ferndale Secondary PTSA is hosting a Handmade Arts & Craft Fair on May 10, 2014 from 10 am to 5 pm at Ferndale High School at 881 Pinecrest in Ferndale. Local crafters and artists will showcase and sell their original […]

Road Rally for Ferndale Relay for Life April 26

April 23rd 2014

Road Rally for Ferndale Relay for Life April 26 (Relay for Life Press Release, April 23, 2014) Gas up your cars! Check the air in your tires! Road Rally for Ferndale Relay For Life on Saturday, April 26 Start location: Digital Learning Center (Previously Taft Elementary School. 427 Allen Ferndale, MI Meet in parking lot […]

Oak Park & Hazel Park Get Pot Petitions Turned In, Berkley Next

April 22nd 2014

Oak Park and Hazel Park Get Pot Petitions Turned In, Berkley Next (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 23, 2014) City by city, pro-marijuana activists have been placing decriminalization ordinances on the ballot. On Tuesday Andrew Cissell and Debra Young turned in petitions in both Oak Park and Hazel Park, putting the issue on the ballot for […]

Former FHS Student, MMA Fighter, Found Murdered Near LA

April 22nd 2014

Former FHS Student, MMA Fighter, Found Murdered Near LA (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 22, 2014) A body found in a burning vehicle in the desert outside of Los Angeles on April 14 has been identified as former Ferndale resident Justin Neil Schalk, 40. Schalk is a former student of Ferndale High School who had been […]

Police Looking for DLC Assault Suspect

April 21st 2014

Police Looking for DLC Assault Suspect (Ferndale Police, April 21, 2014) Ferndale Police have two men in custody for assaulting a 16 year old student in class at Taft Digital Learning Center. A third suspect is still at large and police are asking that anybody with information as to his whereabouts phone the police department […]

Drayton Avenue Auction Carnival April 25

April 21st 2014

Drayton Avenue Auction Carnival April 25 (Drayton Avenue Press Release, April 21, 2014) Drayton Ave Silent Auction is upon us!! All welcome to enjoy this lovely adult only event! This event is our biggest fundraiser of the year and a crucial part to making our school a success. It is a silent auction and the […]

Ferndale Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested

April 21st 2014

Ferndale Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested (Ferndale Police, April 21, 2014) Ray Slayton was arrested at about 4:15 a.m. on Easter Sunday Morning. Different agencies (including Ferndale Police, Detroit Police, and Oakland County NET). Police. Media coverage and resulting tips from the public helped in the apprehension of Slayton. The investigation led police to the M&M […]