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Ancestry and The Arolsen Archives Digitize Holocaust Records

Ancestry announces partnership with the Arolsen Archives to digitize millions of Holocaust records in the Holocaust Remembrance Collection. In July, the popular Ancestry company announced...

Looking Back – L. Brooks Patterson

L. Brooks Patterson passed away last week on Aug. 3. For the last 26 years, he was the Oakland County Executive, the chief official...

Politicians, Groups Weigh in on Netanyahu Banning Omar, Tlaib

Despite getting permission to go to Israel, Tlaib ultimately decides not to go; Michigan representatives and Jewish organizations also weigh in on the subject. By...

What Real Incitement to Murder Looks Like

Recent mass shootings have sparked heated debates about who is to blame for this growing hatred. By Jonathan TobinIn the wake of the latest mass...

JVS Human Services Trains Individuals with Disabilities

JVS Human Services continues it's growing mission to train individuals with disabilities to prepare them with skills for the workplace. Feature photo via iStock.JVS Human...

Detroit Jazz Festival Shows Love of Music

Diverse Jewish musicians share love of teaching and performing at Detroit Jazz Festival, which runs Aug. 30 to Sept. 2. The Yellowjackets and the Sencalar/Glassman...

Behind the 19th Amendment

Author brings grassroots activists alive for a centennial nod to the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote. As women’s issues — from...

Josh Gershonowicz, Captain Vision

Meet Josh Gershonowicz, the 34 year-old native of Detroit and CEO of Rebuild Group, which is poised to rebuild business in the digital age. Featured...

Detroit Jews for Justice Lead #CloseTheCamps Rally

Detroit Jews for Justice partners with Muslim community in #CloseTheCamps demonstration at Dearborn Police Department. Photography Courtesy of Allie ZeffOn Tuesday, Detroit Jews for Justice,...
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JCC Maccabi Games & ArtsFest: Sports Recap

Featured photo by Jessie Cohen Video by Dillon Smith The 2019 Detroit JCC Maccabi Games & ArtsFest wrapped up on Aug. 8 after a jam-packed five...

L. Brooks Patterson Remembered

L. Brooks Patterson’s Jewish colleagues share their memories of the Oakland County executive who died of pancreatic cancer. Oakland County’s longstanding executive, L. Brooks Patterson,...

Israel Confirms it is Banning Tlaib and Omar From Entering Country

Representatives Tlaib and Omar, supporters of the BDS movement, have been banned from entering Israel. (JTA) — Israel’s deputy foreign minister confirmed that Reps. Rashida...

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Woodstock’s 50th Anniversary

Locals share indelible memories of three days of peace, love and music from Woodstock, one of America's most iconic music festivals. Woodstock — the name...

ALEPH Brings Song and Spirit

Jewish Renewal movement finds its leadership core in Southeast Michigan with the Alliance for Jewish Renewal (ALEPH). Featured photo by Ann Silver Jewish Renewal is probably...

Charlevoix the Beautiful

The Up North getaway location, Charlevoix, has attracted Jewish Detroiters for summer vacation for generations — here’s why. Featured photo by Jennifer Lovy Ask Michiganders what...

Southfield Teen Helps Save Israeli Man’s Life

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Southfield teen Jaden Jubas and fellow camper were determined to save an elderly Israeli man's life. Perhaps Jaden Jubas, 16, of Southfield should skip studying...

Mumford High Graduates Find Love at Last

At 70, Mumford High School friends Stuart Lester and Marilyn Siskin-Meyer tie the knot. When Stuart Lester and Marilyn Siskind-Meyer double dated at Mumford High...

Concentration Camps and Detention Centers: There’s a Big Difference

Holocaust survivor shares his thoughts on the recent comparisons between Nazi concentration camps and detention centers at the Southern border. By Michael WeissI am a...