Ferndale

These Metro Detroit Sisters Didn’t See Businesses That Catered to Them, So They Built Their Own

Excerpt: Culture, community, and collaboration inspired sisters Tahura Holly, Jahura Hobby, and Humayra Bobby to open their own small businesses to fill different needs they saw in Metro Detroit.The...

Ferndale Utilizes Interactive Map for Public Input on Forthcoming Transportation Plan

Excerpt: One user wrote about the lack of FAST bus stops and MoGo bike sharing stations in southeast Ferndale.Another wrote about the amount of speeding cars down the quiet...

Ferndale Authors, Illustrator to Lead Virtual Library Storytime, Workshop

Excerpt: Two authors and an illustrator based in Ferndale with their Monsters Rule! Books business will lead a virtual library storytime and a drawing workshop next month.“We were excited...

Oakland County Leaders Urge Shoppers to Support ‘Shop Small Saturday’ on Nov. 28

Oakland County Executive David Coulter, retailers and civic leaders across Oakland County are appealing to shoppers that they can safely support small businesses in their communities this holiday season...

New Shops, Restaurants Open, Coming Soon in Southeast Oakland County

Excerpt: Have a sweet tooth? Ice cream, vegan baked goods and even frozen apple cider slushies will be among the treats for sale at businesses that are coming soon to...

Ferndale Restaurants Using Empty Tabletops to Promote Local Artists

Excerpt: With the Coronavirus canceling art fairs across the country, it has been hard for local artists to connect with those who might love to see their work. Restaurants...

Ferndale Library Podcast Focuses on Journalism

Excerpt: The Ferndale Library began producing new episodes for its podcast, A Little Too Quiet, in early July, which includes a miniseries on what’s being popularly referred to as “the Infodemic.”Originally...

Main Street Oakland County Looks to the Future and Offers Downtowns a Path to Recovery from COVID-19 Pandemic

Main Street Oakland County is partnering with Main Street America to offer a free strategic recovery plan workshop for downtowns and historic commercial corridors that have been hardest hit...

Bollinger Motors Relocates Headquarters

Bollinger Motors has relocated its headquarters from Ferndale to a larger facility in Oak Park. Photo courtesy of Bollinger Motors Bollinger Motors, a local electric truck company, has announced it...

MoGo Sees Positives, Negatives in Expansion During Pandemic

Excerpt: Last year it was announced that MoGo, the bike sharing service in Detroit, would be expanding to the cities of Ferndale, Berkley, Huntington Woods, Royal Oak and Oak...