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What’s Newf? Me…Rushmore!

Photos courtesy of Ben Falik Greetings, Michiganders and Michigeese! Ben has been pretty sleep deprived lately — can’t imagine why — so I am here...

Officials Still Unsure of Motive for Jersey City Shooting

New Jersey officials say they do not have a definitive motive for the shooting at the Jersey City kosher supermarket which left six people...

Customer-Centric Furniture at Floyd

Floyd designers’ Kyle Huff and Alex O'Dell are destined to be a household name with their functional and long-lasting furniture. Featured photo courtesy of Brett...

10 New Chanukah Books for All Ages

Check out these 10 new Chanukah books to read in between latkes and dreidel games this year. By Carla Schwartz From a furry friend to a...

Smith & Co. is a Noted Motor City Original

Vernors, Faygo Rock & Rye, ice cream floats and more are all woven through the Detroit themed dishes served up at Smith & Co. Photos...

Jersey City Mayor Says Gunmen Targeted Kosher Supermarket in Shootout

Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop says the gunmen involved in the kosher supermarket shootout that left six dead deliberately targeted the store. Featured photo by...

Pioneering Psychiatrist Alan Rosenbaum

Alan Rosenbaum is a pioneer psychiatrist who has been on the forefront of psychotropic drug research for over 50 years. By Alice Burdick Schweiger Before it...

Poland Struggles with Acknowledging Holocaust Impact

Poland as a country and its citizens continue to wrestle with guilt and denial about their country’s Holocaust role. Featured photo courtesy of Jerry Zolynsky Three...

Teens Share Resilient Stories at Annual Teen Shabbat Dinner

Emily Coon, Mandi Fealks and Brandon Klein shared personal stories of mental illness and resilience at the Teen Shabbat Dinner. Featured photo courtesy of Eileen...

JFS Named Midwest Administrator for Holocaust Claims Conference

Jewish Family Service has been named administrator for Holocaust Claims Conference for providing compassionate care to Holocaust survivors. By Judy Greenwald Photography courtesy of JFS In keeping with...

A Guide to Holiday Tipping

Deciding what to give your hair stylist, mail carrier and more can be a challenge during the holiday season! Here are some tips for...

This Week’s Torah Portion: Wrestle Like A Jew

This week's parsha talks about the true meaning behind Jacob wrestling with his brother Esau's guardian angel. By Rabbi Bentzion Geisinsky Did you know that the...

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Father and Son Find Hope through Friendship House

Josh and Joey Roberts
Father and son Joey and Josh Roberts find hope and purpose through the Daniel B. Sobel Friendship House. Sponsored by Friendship Circle Father and son, Joey...

American Rabbi Suspected of Running Baby Trafficking Network

Five people including American Rabbi Shmuel Puretz have been arrested by Israeli police for allegedly running an international baby trafficking ring. By Cnaan Liphshiz (JTA) —...

Pita Post Opens at The Maple Theater

After successfully running his own food trucks, Tal Sasson achieves his dream of opening the first Pita Post brick-and-mortar restaurant. Photos courtesy of the Pita...

Kendra Watkins and Ben Ratner Return to Detroit

Kendra Watkins and Ben Ratner return to Detroit as Repair the World Fellows working with Detroit Jews for Justice and the Coleman A. Young...

John Gallagher Formulates Success at Nonna Maria’s

John Gallagher is the nephew of Nonna Maria's original owner and has brought the recipe for success with top-notch Italian dishes. Photos courtesy of Nonna...

Friendship House: Acceptance, Community & Hope

Hundreds of individuals living in isolation from addiction, grief and mental illness find a path forward at the Friendship House. Sponsored by Friendship Circle In the...