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For Family Discussion: The Consequences of Evil Speech

In our day and age, social media has become a place overflowing with hateful speech, and we need the laws of lashon hara more than ever!
Emily Padgett and Josh Young

Musical Couple Stages Broadway Songs for Digital Viewers

Tony Award nominee Josh Young and his wife, Emily Padgett, will be honoring Andrew Lloyd Webber during a taped performance hosted by Cabaret 313.

Detroit School Gets Matching Funds

A new gift to the University of Michigan School of Education focused on serving Detroit youth and their teachers will fuel the teaching and learning already underway at a recently launched K-12 public school in Northwest Detroit.

Danny Raskin: A ‘Wild’ Dining Spot from Yesteryear

A-Z Safari Land restaurant featured wild game dinners like broiled boa constrictor, African lion steaks, alligator tails and more.
Dr. Ben Paolucci

‘Benny Was One of the Guys’: Remembering Dr. Ben Paolucci

Dr. Ben Paolucci passed away on April 7, 2021, in Florida at the age of 84. Dr. Ben Paolucci operated quietly behind the scenes while...
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Lawrence Technological University Bowler is Safe at Home During COVID-19 Outbreaks

Lawrence Technological University was the site late last month of two COVID-19 outbreaks totaling eight cases, according to a state report.
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Essay: Writing Poetry Helps Me Process the Unspeakable Evils of the Holocaust

A Kafkaesque, morbid language of dreams and nightmares can reveal the nocturnal universe of the Nazi killing machine... and preserve memories of our kin. Not...
Director of Lifelong Learning Sarah Chisholm, Executive Director Lorelei Berg and Rabbi Alicia Harris

Congregation Shir Tikvah Launches Shoe Drive Fundraiser

Congregation Shir Tikvah in Troy is conducting a shoe drive fundraiser with drive-thru, contactless drop-off collection dates noon-1 p.m. Sundays, April 25, and May 16 and 23.

Torah Portion: Spiritual ‘Leprosy’

Parshat Tazria-Metzora: Leviticus 12:1-15:33; II Kings 7:3-20.
Ruth Miller Marcus

Executive, Teacher & Volunteer Had Huge Impact: Remembering Ruth Miller Marcus

Ruth Miller Marcus was the consummate teacher who patiently shared her wisdom in the classroom and at home with her beloved family.
Jeff Vieder tees off at the Links of Novi during the 2019 B’nai B’rith golf league season.

No Missing Links for the B’nai B’rith Golf League

Opening day for the league’s ninth season is April 29.
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JARC Shares its Vaccine Skills

JARC teamed up with the Oakland County Health Department to distribute the first round of Moderna COVID-19 vaccinations to nearly 150 people.

73 Fun Facts About Israel

On the occasion of the Jewish state's birthday, ISRAEL21c has compiled a list of 73 weird, wacky and remarkable things about this tiny country in the Middle East that you most likely don't know.
The lobby of the Fisher Building

The Nederlander Company Sells the Fisher Theatre to U.K. Theater Group

The Nederlander Company turns over its storied production space to International Entertainment Holdings Limited, parent company of Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG), a live theater and ticketing organization out of the United Kingdom.
Sheik Jamal tends to the author’s accidental injury in Rahat, Israel, north of Beersheba.

Guest Column: Let’s Heal the Jewish-Arab Rift in Israel

MK Mansour Abbas challenged Jewish Israelis to engage with the Arab community, and we must. There are plenty of partners for peace to be found.
Adi Siegmann, Ian Zerkel and Joe Yusubov.

HMD Has Fun at Road Rally

On Feb. 28, Hillel of Metro Detroit hosted a Road Rally Scavenger Hunt in the Ferndale area.