Ferndale

8 Mile Luncheon Inspires Vision of Collaboration

April 27th 2014

8 Mile Luncheon Inspires Vision of Collaboration (A guest column by Sheryl Mitchell, April 27, 2014) I had the opportunity to attend the Leadership Luncheon on April 25th that was held at Cobo by the Eight Mile Boulevard Association (8MBA) and witnessed an unexpected show of regional collaboration that was so powerful that it almost […]

FernCare Annual Dinner May 8

April 27th 2014

FernCare Annual Dinner May 8 (FernCare Press Release, April 27, 2014) FernCare proudly announces our upcoming Annual Dinner in May. Our sixth! Can you believe it? We are so thankful to all of our supporters over the years. Your help–whether through volunteering your time, your financial support, or both–has allowed us to help so many […]

What Once Was Winezilla, Now Birmingham Wine

April 25th 2014

What Once Was Winezilla, Now Birmingham Wine (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 25, 2014) Winezilla once graced Downtown Ferndale with $15 bottles of wine, a no-snobs approach to wine-tasting, and the colorful artwork of local artist Daniel Cascardo. However in a town ripe with mead, craft beer, restaurants and bars even the business’s fun Godzilla theme […]

BlowOut Just One of the Ways Ferndale Library Rocks May 2-3

April 25th 2014

BlowOut Just One of the Ways Ferndale Library Rocks May 2-3 (Jeff Milo, FPL, April 25, 2014) Next week marks the second year Ferndale Public Library joins the ranks of Metro Detroit’s popular bars and nightclubs in co-hosting impressive line ups of local bands performing live for 17th annual Metro Times Blowout music festival. Just […]

Suspects Plead Not Guilty in Schalk Murder

April 24th 2014

Suspects Plead Not Guilty in Schalk Murder (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 24, 2014) Major Allen, 31, and Sean Allen Briskey, 30, appeared in court on Tuesday to plead not guilty to charges of suspicion of murder in the death of Ferndale native Jusin Schalk. According to the Daily Press, a preliminary hearing will be held […]

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 […]