Ferndale

All Local Libraries Offering Curbside Pickup for Residents

Excerpt: Libraries have slowly begun to open amid the COVID-19 pandemic, but it might be a while longer before they are open to the public.As of press time, all...

SAGE Steps Up

COVID-19 has been tough on everyone.That’s especially true of the aging LGBTQ population.SAGE Metro Detroit is stepping up to help. SAGE, which stands for Services and Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian,...

Kids Rally for Justice in Ferndale

Excerpt: On a picture perfect day, families gathered in downtown Ferndale supporting Black Lives Matter and standing up against police brutality. This march is different because it’s geared towards...

MoGo Bike Sharing Expands in Detroit, Southern Oakland County

Excerpt: The MoGo bicycle sharing system is expanding in Detroit and southern Oakland County. You’re going to see more bikes popping up, and the company is also working to...

Free COVID-19 Testing in Royal Oak Township June 6 and 7

The Oakland County Health Division is offering free, drive-thru and walk-up COVID-19 testing on Saturday and Sunday, June 6 and 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the...

County to Distribute 10,000 Toolkits to Give Small Businesses Head Start on Safe Reboot and Build Consumer Confidence

Oakland County will distribute 10,000 COVID-19 safety toolkits that include face masks, no-touch thermometers, gloves and sanitizer to give small businesses essential materials for reopening and customers confidence they...

Ferndale’s Magic Bag Promotes Message of Solidarity as it Fights for Survival

Excerpt: Its marquee is synonymous with Ferndale’s stretch of Woodward Avenue, brightly lit with a neon cat perched above its upcoming schedule of live music, comedy, and entertainment.The current...

Fuse Technology of Ferndale Develops Electronic COVID-19 Employee Screening

Excerpt: Fuse Technology Group software developers have developed a new electronic COVID-19 Employee Screening check-in system that can be used across all sectors and can be easily modified to...

Flagstar Bank Grant To Main Street Oakland County and Downtown Pontiac Creates ‘Pontiac Restaurant Brigade’ and Gives Life to Businesses And Free Meals To Hospital Workers

A $20,000 grant from Flagstar Bank to Main Street Oakland County and Downtown Pontiac helped seven Pontiac restaurants create the “Pontiac Restaurant Brigade” and deliver 1,440 free meals to...

Main Street Oakland County Crowdfunding Tops $45K

A Main Street Oakland County crowdfunding campaign to support downtown small businesses struggling because of the coronavirus pandemic has raised more than $45,000.The countywide campaign is the first of...