Ferndale

Urbane Apts prepares old Ferndale building for new opening

The newest addition to Urbane Apartments' impressive lineup of downtown dwellings is about to open in Ferndale. The first wave of units in the Urbane on Breckenridge building is set...

BBAC announces 28th Annual All-Media Michigan Fine Arts Competition

BIRMINGHAM, MI, March 9, 2008 -- The Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center is proud to announce the 2009 Michigan Fine Arts Competition, scheduled for March 20-April 17. The 28th Annual...

Ferndale looking into building parking garage downtown

Vertical parking could be on its way to downtown Ferndale as city officials explore the possibility of building a parking deck on the southeast corner of Woodward Avenue and 9 Mile Road.The...

Film schools popping up near you

Now that Michigan will be the set for nearly 70 Hollywood movies in 2009, new film schools in several Detroit area communities are offering classes to train crew members. Wanted: Gofers...

Downtown Ferndale investment grows 299 percent

Conventional wisdom says that 2008 was one of those years that will live in infamy as far as business goes. Not so for downtown Ferndale.Investment in the city center...

Fixing Detroit’s Rock: Koontz Guitar Repair

Detroit is the home of rock and roll. Period. No other city can claim the innovation and influence the Motor City has had on contemporary music. From Motown to...

Pinwheel Bakery

In this age of chain stores and big box franchises it's comforting to find a place like Pinwheel Bakery in Ferndale.From its numerous tchochkes to its tasty baked goods...

Topolewski brings Mobius advertising award and jobs back to Ferndale

Topolewski just brought back some respectable hardware to Ferndale and hopes to top it off with a few jobs in the near future.The advertising firm, based in downtown Ferndale, just...

New Ferndale ordinance to require for more LEED projects

Ferndale already has a reputation as a city of tree huggers, but now city officials want the inner ring suburb's buildings to embrace the environment around them, too.The City Council recently debated...

Developer transforms old industrial building in Ferndale into creative class center

What was once old, dirty and busted is now new, edgy and hip in Ferndale.GVA Detroit has turned what was once an old mid-20th Century industrial building into a mixed-use building, complete with loft-style...