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Israel Scrambles to Save Animals Hurt in Massive Tar Spill

Beaches remain closed as officials assess the damage, formulate a cleanup plan and investigate the spill. (Via JNS) — A catastrophic tar spill washing up along...

Tamarack Camps: Planting its Legacy

Through December 2021, the William Davidson Foundation has agreed to match scholarship endowment dollars raised and received by Tamarack Camps.
A Call to Spy

Holocaust Memorial Center Presents Virtual Discussion of the Film “A Call to Spy” for...

The event will focus on the true stories of Britain’s courageous female spies during World War 11.   The Holocaust Memorial Center (HMC) is hosting a...
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High Schoolers Could Win $500 Prize by Entering the High School Writing Competition

The contest offers prizes for best original work of poetry, prose or non-fiction that deals with an aspect of Jewish culture and Jewish life,...
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Looking Back: Happy Purim!

The William Davidson Digital Archive of Jewish Detroit History offers proof of Purim’s rank as a holiday with 7,464 mentions.

Friendseder Taking on Physical Form This Year with Friendseder Box Experience 

The box has the #Friendseder Haggadah and some other ritual resources, while also including innovative content allowing people to celebrate Passover and the experience of the seder itself in a totally new way.
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With Detroit’s Help, Israeli Firm Creates App to Give Your Car a Smoother, More...

For the past 16 months, 20 of the city of Detroit’s vehicles have been using Israeli software to automatically map hazards on the city’s roads.
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Women’s Foundation Resumes Grants with New Director

Michigan’s Jewish Women’s Foundation is resuming its grant-making activities under the leadership of a new director, after temporarily halting activities last spring due to COVID.
Patients undergo hyperbaric oxygen therapy at Oxford Recovery.

New Possibilities: Hyperbaric Therapy is Used to Treat Diverse Medical Conditions and May Offset...

The Oxford Recovery Center provides hyperbaric oxygen therapy, coordinated with other treatments for an integrated approach, for more than 100 conditions.
Amit Rahav and Shira Haas in Unorthodox

The Most Complete Jewish Guide to the 2021 Golden Globes

"Schitt's Creek" is also up for more awards after its historic Emmys sweep last year. The Golden Globe awards, for excellence in TV and film,...
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The Raven Gallery: A Family Story of Spilling the Honey

May Brenda Rosenberg's family story inspire you to share your story of how you spilled the honey to make our world a better and...
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Creative Writers Wanted by Historical Society

Want to be featured in a publication? Now is your chance! The Jewish Historical Society of Michigan is calling all creative writers. The group is...
Sherri and David Somers of Farmington Hills, with 9-year-old Savannah, get ready to walk and read.

Tall Trees with Tales to Tell: Under a Snowy Sky, Bundled-up Kiddies Trek a...

The 35 families who participated came prepared, bundled in frigid-weather garb, aiming for good times and cups of hot chocolate at the finish.
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Detroit Jewish News to Move Offices on March 1

Our current office in Southfield will be closed on Friday, Feb. 26 in preparation for the move. The Detroit Jewish News is Moving! On Monday, March...
Steve Rubin’s "Vivid" (left) and Susan Shlom’s The Diva (right) are both on display at the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center.

Local Jewish Artists Shine at BBAC Mixed Media Exhibit

Images from BBAC: Current Students Works Competition can be seen through March 4.
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Moms Making Matches: Jewish Moms’ Facebook Page Dedicates a Day to Help Singles Find...

The posts featured local men and women in a wide variety of professions. You could feel the love in each and every post on the...


Moms Making Matches: Jewish Moms’ Facebook Page Dedicates a Day to...

Heart on Keyboard
The posts featured local men and women in a wide variety of professions. You could feel the love in each and every post on the...

Lots of Reasons to Celebrate: Annabel Cohen’s Recipes for Purim

Purim is coming up soon — better get baking!

Danny Raskin: Detroit Eats

Detroit Eats
Two former Detroiters have opened a new restaurant in Boynton Beach, Florida. A new restaurant that opened a short while ago in Boynton Beach, Florida,...

Sense of Duty: Young Detroiters Serve in IDF to ‘Give Back’...

Daniel selesny with another Soldier who is also a lone soldier
Spending time in Israel between high school and college, Three 2018 Farber Hebrew Day School graduates enrolled in a program where they spent time studying in a yeshivah and then provided months of service in the IDF.

Unsolicited Proselytizing: Local Jews are Mailed Unwanted Book About Christianity

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In a wave of mass mailing, thousands of copies of "Changed" by Tom Cantor were sent to Jews to persuade them to become Jewish Christians.

Danny Raskin: Remember Billy’s Deli?

Plenty of sandwiches with unheard of combos.

We’ve been receiving a larger-than-usual call volume about missed papers specifically in the West Bloomfield area and outside of Oakland county. The papers are being delivered to your post offices, but it seems the post offices are delayed in getting the papers out. We are very sorry for this inconvenience as we rely on the post office to get the JN to your mailbox.

If your JN does not arrive by Monday, please let us know via email at is the quickest way to get a response. If you must call, please leave only one message. Someone will get back to you as soon as they are able.

We will gladly credit your account for any missed issue. You are also welcome to stop by and pick up an issue at our office, 29200 Northwestern Hwy., Suite 110, in Southfield (Park to the far left if you are facing the building with your back to Northwestern; head straight back when you come in).