Monthly Archives: October 2010

Ferndale Film Festival begins Nov. 1

Ferndale residents and film lovers, you’re in luck. Next week marks the kick off for the Ferndale Film Festival. More than three dozen independent short films will be shown at venues all across the city. They range from in genre from comedies to dramas and beyond. For a full schedule check out the site here.…

Quick hit: Bring your pooch to Canine to Five’s HOWL-o-WEEN

If you’re looking for something fun to do with your four-legged friend this weekend, look no further than Detroit’s Midtown. There will no doubt be ghosts and goblins, witches and wizards, and maybe even a banana split thrown in there. What are we talking about exactly? Why, it’s a pet costume party, of course. Canine…

Fall in Ferndale Part 2 – Venture to a Corn Maze

For the second installment in our series of fall celebrations, I thought I’d share few tips on getting out of the city to see what fall really looks like. While the neighborhood transforms into some pretty amazing colors this time of year, it’s the ideal time to pile into the car and head for the…

Fall in Ferndale Part 1 – How to host a Scary Movie Night

For me, fall can’t arrive too soon or ever last long enough in metro Detroit. There’s something magical about the sun shining down on those changing leaves. Because of this veritable fall obsession I tend to revert back to childhood tendencies and convince my friends and family to embark on autumn adventures. Picture a group…

Detroit Harmonie showcases young professionals, diversity

Looking for the hot ticket this Saturday night? Look no further than Detroit Harmonie – an event that celebrates all the diversity the metro area has to offer along with an around-the-world culinary tour of food, drinks and entertainment, culminating with the grand opening of the Virgil H. Carr Arts League of Michigan. The event…

Like This: The Social Network hits theaters today

The Social Network draws you first with a conversation. We meet a young, ambitious and intense Mark Zuckerberg (Jesse Eisenberg)  in a darkly lit Boston bar mulling over just what grand idea is going to win him entrance into an exclusive Final Club at Harvard while his girlfriend Erica Albright (Rooney Mara) has heard enough.…