Ferndale

Oakland County Non-Discrimination Policy Bolsters Opportunity, Quality of Life

Oakland County Executive administration and the Board of Commissioners collaborated to adopt the county’s first comprehensive non-discrimination policy. Miscellaneous Resolution 19250, approved by the Board of Commissioners on November 20...

Michigan All Stars: Six Cities — Including Ferndale — Lead the Way in LGBTQ Equality

At a time when many states have failed to pass LGBTQ-inclusive laws and policies, cities are stepping up to ensure that all citizens are treated equally, according to a...

Local Pomade Makers Set Up Shop in Ferndale

Excerpt: A local maker of small-batch, craft hair care products is moving out of the basement of a suburban coffee shop and into a storefront on Woodward Avenue in...

Ferndale Adopts $15 Minimum Wage for Full-Time City Workers

Excerpt: Ferndale City Council members voted Oct. 28 to adopt a living wage policy that requires a minimum wage of $15 for full-time city employees. The policy has no bearing...

Metro Detroit Youth Clubs’ Newest Location to be Named Levin-Comer Club

Michigan’s distinguished, longtime civil servants and brothers, retired U.S. Sen. Carl Levin and retired U.S. Rep. Sander Levin, and Detroit philanthropist and businessman Jim Comer, founder of Comer Holdings,...

Forty-Five Development Opportunities from 19 Communities Featured in Oakland County One Stop Ready Showcase of Properties

Investors, bankers, brokers, home builders or anyone interested in 45 development-ready opportunities in 19 Oakland County communities can get their project rolling quickly at the 2019 One Stop Ready...

Hazel Park Moves with the Times

Excerpt: As a self-professed "coffee-shop kid," Kenneth Bracker fondly remembers the Royal Oak and Ferndale of the mid-1990s, when he, along with every goth kid in metro Detroit, used...

Immigrant Chefs: Blue Nile Brings Ethiopian Experience to Metro Detroit

Excerpt: Interested in getting a taste of top-notch Ethiopian cuisine without having to book a plane ticket to Africa? If you happen to be in southeast Michigan, Seifu Lessanework...

Holly’s Venerable Union Depot Train Station Competes for $2 Million in National Contest

The Village of Holly and its Union Depot are vying for a share of $2 million to help rehabilitate and transform the building into a welcome center touting Holly’s...

Ferndale Gets State Designation for Considering Needs of Seniors

Excerpt: The City of Ferndale has been designated by the State of Michigan as a “Community for a Lifetime,” meaning that it is intentionally creating an environment where residents...