Ferndale

Sign Of The Times

Sean Forbes is like many mid-twenties males; black T-shirt, spikey hair, loves music and plays the drums. When he says goodbye shortly after our first introduction, he gets into...

Ferndale’s Lofts on the 9 ready to welcome new residents this month

Downtown Ferndale is about to become a little more dense now that Lofts on the 9 will be welcoming its first new residents this month.Construction is set to wrap...

Take a ride on the southern Oakland County trolley

It's not exactly mass transit but it's a start. On Saturday night southern Oakland County will be providing 40-seat trolley cars for people lookin' to hit the town -...

Ferndale is turning green with new program

Going green is all the rage these days. With global warming, a push for energy independence, and trying to leave a smaller carbon footprint, going green should be the...

Through preservation Ferndale makes its downtown one of Metro Detroit’s best

Ferndale is often lumped in as one of Michigan's most enviable downtowns, filled with lots of things to do and a vibrant night life.Although there isn't just one reason...

Oakland County using $26 million grant to rehab, preserve foreclosed homes

Details are starting to trickle in about how Oakland County plans to put its $26 million in foreclosure funds to work.The County recently received that money from the U.S. Department of...

Ferndale’s Legato live-work project nearly sold out

It appears the Legato development in Ferndale has a leg up on the competiton now that more than half of its units are sold.Of the 25 units at the...

Students create buzz with award-winning electric car

Students from Ferndale's University High School are getting recognition for all the hard work they put into a project focused around designing an electric car.Excerpt:And when that same cool...

Chris Johnston Brings His Loving Touch to Downtown Ferndale

Fledgling modern rocker; successful restaurateur; adviser to one of Detroit's hottest young bands; husband and proud father of two. Ferndale resident Chris Johnston has worn so many hats that he's probably got...

Affirmations

It ain't your pappy's community center.Evolved well beyond scuffed basketball courts, low ceiling classrooms and sickly fluorescent lighting of yesteryear, Ferndale's Affirmations is a model of programming, resources and amenities.Created as...