Sexual Assault Hotline Continues, Including Texting Option

April 9th 2020

Michigan’s Sexual Assault Hotline, 855-VOICES4, continues to operate and provide 24/7, free, confidential and anonymous support to survivors of sexual assault, their family, and friends.

Royal Oak Youth Assistance Helping Families with Emergency Needs

April 8th 2020

  “There are a lot of families that don’t fall under the poverty threshold, but their worlds have been turned upside down,”

Michigan Works,  Staffing Services Still Helping People Find Jobs

April 7th 2020

Actively searching for work will remain essential, according to JVS’ Jason Charnas.

Things to See: A Stroll Through Downtown Ferndale

April 7th 2020

But there is plenty to be seen, including the Downtown Development Authority’s investment in public art…

Baldwin Library Idea Lab Manufactures Face Shields for COVID-19 Relief Efforts

April 7th 2020

Eleven 3D printers are able to produce the shields at a rate of one shield every 3 minutes.

Ferndale Library Encourages Patrons To Keep Reading (Digitally) During Closure

April 7th 2020

Beyond books and databases, Ferndale Library cardholders can also access Mango Languages and select a course on more than 70 languages…

One Water Video Reminds People to Only Flush the Three “P”s

April 7th 2020

We have all heard about the problems caused by flushing “flushable” wipes in the past, but now we also have to deal with disinfectant wipes and gloves too!

Suburban Collection Showplace Slated for COVID Medical Care Facility

April 6th 2020

The decision to continue to expand bed space in Southeast Michigan is a proactive measure in anticipation of additional need as the response to COVID-19 continues.

SMART Scales Back to Main Corridor Routes and Reservation-Based Shuttle

April 6th 2020

SMART will redirect buses to main corridor routes which are still seeing significant ridership – and certainly warrant more buses to better facilitate social distancing. 

How to Make Cloth Face Masks, and Where to Donate Them in Metro Detroit

April 5th 2020

“If you can sew a straight line on a home sewing machine, you are good.”