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Zao Jun Serves Shareable Pan-Asian Cuisine

The newly-opened Zao Jun in Bloomfield Hills is a casual Asian spot headed by Executive Chef Lloyd Roberts. Open to the public since May 6,...

A Call to Action on LGBT Protections

It's time to act on protections for LGBT people and include the LGBT community in the Michigan Civil Rights Act. By Mel Larsen At the time...

Ramy on Hulu Shows Depth

Ramy is a funny, yet insightful show that shows the audience there is honor in hearing others' stories and sharing our own. By Ben Falik Ramy is,...

Kids Kicking Cancer Inspires Children to Feel Empowered

Local organization, Kids Kicking Cancer, celebrates 20 years of bringing power, peace and purpose to sick children around the world. By Elizabeth Katz Featured photo courtesy...

Books That Are a Must-Read This Summer

Our compilation of summer books offers everything from page-turners to politics — all with a Jewish connection. By Sandee Brawarsky FICTION The Gospel According to Lazarus by...
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RBG Named Best Real-Life Hero at MTV Awards

Ruth Bader Ginsburg was honored with the Best Real-Life Hero on Monday night at the MTV Movie and TV Awards. By Marcy Oster (JTA) — Add...

Frankel Jewish Academy Pilots New Merit Scholars Program

New students at Frankel Jewish Academy can now apply for four-year merit-based scholarships. Courtesy Frankel Jewish Academy With multiple sources of funding and donations, Frankel Jewish...

Detroit’s ‘Birthday Candles’ Heads to Broadway

Detroit Public Theatre show Birthday Candles will be performed on Broadway for two months starting in April of 2020. Featured photo via Detroit Public Theatre Facebook A Detroit-born...

Detroit Axe Reaches Corktown, Partridge Creek

Detroit Axe announced the opening of two new locations in Corktown and Clinton Township scheduled for October 2019. Photography by Brett Mountain Axe-throwing fanatics will soon...

Wayne State Officer Learns in Israel

Wayne State Chief of Police travels to Israel to learn situational awareness tactics to protect students and the greater Detroit area. By Anthony Holt Recently, I...
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Schmoozing with Rachel Sussman

The DJN talks with Rachel Sussman, Metro Detroit native and 2019 Tony Award nominee for What The Constitution Means to Me. Featured photo by Michael...
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Paul Gross Sheds Light on Climate Change

WDIV-TV Meteorologist Paul Gross answers questions surrounding climate change and the impact it has on Michigan communities. What is your background or experience with climate...

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Op-Ed: How the GOP Meets A Jewish Millennial Woman’s Standard

I’m Jewish. I’m a woman. I’m a millennial. And I’m incredibly proud to be a Republican supporting conservative candidates in November. For many of us...

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Several years ago, I started hearing about DNA testing for genealogical purposes. You send for a kit, swab the inside of your cheek, send...

Governor Names Members Of Council On Genocide And Holocaust Education

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder announced the initial 15 appointments to the Governor’s Council on Genocide and Holocaust Education, which will work to identify strategies...

Terrorist Turkeys in West Bloomfield!

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A 75 year-old woman battles with a pack of wild "terrorist" turkeys in a "turkey turf war," a familiar sight to all in West...

Canvasser Helps Hospital Workers With New Compassion Fund

The many friends and family of Robert and the late Beverly Canvasser gathered recently at Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital to celebrate Beverly and...