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Quilts of Valor Given to Ferndale Vets

November 16th 2010

Three Ferndale Veterans were honored on Thursday, Nov. 4, 2010 with presentations of handmade quilts by the Quilts of Valor Foundation on behalf of The Ferndale Rotary.

Jeannie Davis Roast to Benefit Community Foundation Nov. 19

November 16th 2010

Jeannie Davis, longtime Ferndale resident and President of the Ferndale Seniors, is going to be on the hot seat on Friday November 19th in a local-celebrity roast to benefit The Ferndale Community Foundation and the Ferndale Seniors.

Pub Crawl Proceeds Given to Local Charities

November 16th 2010

The totals are in from this year’s Pub Crawl, with $23,000 raised for charity at the signature annual Ferndale event.

Walking in Downtown Ferndale

November 16th 2010

It’s a solution has been considered for over ten years. The city of Ferndale, with a population of over 20,000, and key location on Woodward Avenue, has contemplated the idea of creating elevated walkways across Woodward Avenue, the state highway that divides the city in half.

Rosie’s Scarecrow Auction Benefits Local Charities

November 16th 2010

On Oct. 26, 2010 dressed-up kids and (some) parents packed Rosie O’Grady’s at 279 W. 9 Mile for a fun-filled night of family games, treats, trick or treating, music and a chance to judge over a dozen scarecrows made by the employees to be auctioned off for charity.

Ferndale Orchestra Mentorship Program

November 16th 2010

A new mentorship program was launched during this past month for Ferndale Schools orchestra students.

Fashion by Whitney: House of Chants

November 16th 2010

One thing that catches your eye when you walk into Linda’s boutique is how the garments and accessories are arranged. You can definitely tell that it was art-inspired from the way the belts are criss-crossed on the table to the displays in the front window.

Signature Tattoo Makes its Mark in Ferndale

November 16th 2010

Chamber members get to use the giant pair of scissors to cut a big red bow, and neighbors often turn out to welcome them as well. But one business opening had an honor that hadn’t occurred in Ferndale before.

The Future of Ferndale Schools

November 16th 2010

We went to a Ferndale Public Schools Meet and Greet today, and we were so happy that we went.

Tony McManus in Concert

November 16th 2010

McManus will be performing at the First United Methodist Church at22331 Woodward on November 20, 2010. Doors open at 6:30pm, and the show starts at 7:30pm. Tickets are $20 or $15 for students or seniors. Call Michigan Fingerstyle Guitar Society at 248-646-4030 for more information or purchase tickets online at www.fingerstyle.org.