Every Sunday, Patch will help you catch up with the big news happening in nearby towns, bringing you the big (and interesting) stories from Patch sites in the lakes township of Oakland County and beyond.
Here's what's been happening nearby this week:
BLOOMFIELD: Police: Woman With Six OWI Convictions Arrested After Crash in Bloomfield Township
Bloomfield Township police said the 52-year-old woman also had a loaded gun and stolen credit cards in her possession.
WEST BLOOMFIELD: Candles the Cause of Condo Blaze in West Bloomfield
Crews arrived within minutes to contain the structure fire to one room; no injuries reported.
TROY: Crosstown Hockey Rivalry Ends in Fight at Troy Sports Center
Students, parents and alumni from Troy and Athens high schools took to social media Wednesday night to discuss the brawl.
ROYAL OAK: City Commissioner Cleared of Ethics Charge but New Questions Raised in Email
A six-page legal opinion clears Jim Rasor of inappropriate actions. But more questions surface in an email to commissioners.
Council members approved graphic design and branding for the new city website on Monday. What do you think of the new look?
"I hope the kids understand it was not an easy decision," to accept the head coaching job at Novi High School; the move will allow him to spend more time with his family.
CLAWSON: Julian Brothers Bake Up Holiday Favorites
The Clawson bakery is serving a variety of seasonal treats this holiday season.