News Nearby: Guilty Verdict in Royal Oak Murder Case, Parking Rate Changes in Ferndale and More
Here are some of the week's top stories from towns near Berkley and Huntington Woods.
Every weekend, Patch will help you catch up with the big news happening in nearby towns, bringing you the big (and interesting) stories from Patch sites along Woodward Avenue and beyond.
Here's what's been happening nearby this week:
BLOOMFIELD: Trader Joe's Welcomes Large Bloomfield Crowd
A large line of shoppers helped mark the much-anticipated opening of Trader Joe's in Bloomfield Plaza Tuesday morning.
WEST BLOOMFIELD: West Bloomfield High Schoolers Benefiting from Yoga in the Classroom
West Bloomfield teacher Molly Marshall and students hit the mat with hopes of teaching life skills and managing stress during midterm exams.
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A jury deliberated just two and a half hours on Thursday before finding Alan Wood guilty of first-degree murder of Nancy Dailey.
The changes in parking rates are expected to go into effect later this month.
As part of a short-term plan to beef up security throughout the school district, locked front doors at Birmingham school buildings will soon be manned by security personnel.
CLAWSON: Meet the New Guy at the Y
For the South Oakland YMCA's new executive director, Kyle Anderson, it's a little like coming home.