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Bella Piatti Takes a Front Seat in Italian Dining

Raskin shares homemade dishes to dive into at this Birmingham staple.
Benjamin Netanyahu and Benny Gantz

(Opinion) Third Time’s the Harm: Israel’s Latest Elections, Explained

The curious American’s guide to the Knesset’s never-ending Groundhog Day.
Building of tabernacle sets the tone for the ongoing need for community-building

This Week’s Torah Portion: Our Communal Giving

The construction of the tabernacle sets the tone for the ongoing need for community-building.

Friendship Circle’s Great Bike Giveaway

Adaptive bikes provide joy to children with special needs across the country.
Yehezkel Lazarov stars at Tevye in the revival of Fiddler on the Roof.

‘Fiddler On the Roof’ 2.0

Israeli actor brings diverse talents to his role as Tevye in this stage revival.

Playdates with a Purpose: A Space for Kids to Learn the Joys of Volunteering

The program, from PJ Library of Metro Detroit and Repair the World, gets kids involved in community service.
Facebook Moms Of Metro Detroit

Jewish Moms of Metro Detroit Facebook Group is a 24/7 Hub for Women

The online support network has grown to 2,100 members since 2017, aiming to support moms and Jewish businesses.
Documentary features Helen Mirren and 5 Holocaust survivors

‘#AnneFrank Parallel Stories’ Showing for One Day Only at Main Art Theatre

The documentary film features Helen Mirren and 5 Holocaust survivors.
Conductor Yaniv Segal performs in Ann Arbor and Detroit

Conductor Yaniv Segal Makes the Rounds in Ann Arbor and Detroit

The U-M alum and long-time performer to conduct Broadway hits, Gershwin.
Ethan Bean's parents co-author "Ethan's Healthy Mind Express" after his suicide

Ethan Bean’s Legacy Honored by ‘Mental Health Primer’ for Children

After losing Ethan to suicide, his parents co-author "Ethan's Healthy Mind Express."
Tencer and IfNotNow traveled to restore Palestinian spring

A Visit to Ein Albeida Spring in West Bank Exposes Truth About Oppression

Tencer traveled with IfNotNow to restore access to the spring for Palestinians.

Palmer Woods Music in Homes Concert Series: ‘Beyond Classical’

The event honors Black History Month and composers/musicians of color.

Third Generation of Shemtov Family Opens Chabad Centers in Michigan

Younger generations continue tradition of friendship and community-building.
Jews of the Caribbean

Faces & Places: Jews of the Caribbean

SAJE and JTravel combine to offer educational vacation. Featured Photo by Jaemi Loeb A group of 30, most from Metro Detroit, escaped winter for a week...

JFS, JVS and Kadima Could Merge: Organizations Have Entered Collaboration Talks

The organizations are part of "the collaboratory," Federation's process to bring social service agencies together.
Wayne State University (WSU) Leonard Simons building

Update: Previously Dismissed WSU Staff Rehired

Interim director resigns; a former director returns; dismissed top leaders now rehired.


Hues of Jews: Metro Detroit’s Jews of Color

Community members from different denominations share their pathways, obstacles and joys

MSU Student Spray-Paints Swastika In Front Of Own Frat House

The student has since been suspended from his fraternity.

Brotherly Leadership at Michigan’s College Campuses

Three Jewish students serve as Interfraternity Council presidents at their colleges.

‘This Problem Is Here And It’s Not Going Away’: Following MSU...

Hundreds gathered to learn more about what can be done to combat anti-Semitism.

Speaking for First Time After Stroke, Dan Gilbert Accepts Crain’s Newsmaker...

Dan Gilbert speaking at the Crain's luncheon
The Quicken Loans founder humbly accepted the award, crediting his team and family for stepping in during his absence. Quicken Loans Inc. founder Dan Gilbert...

Slotkin to Host East Lansing Event on Anti-Semitism Following Swastika Sighting...

The "community conversation" takes place after a series of recent hateful incidents on campus.