Monthly Archives: June 2016

Frankel Jewish Academy Forgoes Two Annual Allocations From Federation

In a move without similar precedent, Frankel Jewish Academy in West Bloomfield has forgone its annual allocation from the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit...

Quick Click … From the William Davidson Digital Archive of Jewish...

I  love the old advertisements in the JN and the Jewish Chronicle. This ad for Goebel beer from the June 9, 1916, issue of...

Fressing With Fishman: Development In The D

The building won’t be finished before the end of the year, but the Scott at Brush Park is already turning heads. Broder & Sachse...

A Special Soul: 11-year-old Jadyn Larky dies at camp

Jadyn Erin Larky was a sweet and fun-loving girl who enjoyed spending time with her family, eating ice cream and giggling with her friends....

Fond Farewell! Former students remember Southfield-Lathrup High

The news brought memories rushing back — the milestones and proud accomplishments, the big hair, the school spirit, those awkward teenage years. Graduates of...

The Scott: Broder & Sachse’s New Development In Detroit’s Brush Park

Driving down Woodward Avenue — just past the construction of the new Red Wings arena — a nearly desolate neighborhood sits just north of...

Dive In!

Our annual compilation of page turners offers more than 60 recent titles — all with a Jewish connection.   FICTION ■ Sara Itzig Levy, the daughter of...

Quick Click … From the William Davidson Digital Archive of Jewish...

It’s June. School’s out and it is time for a vacation! For most of us — short of opening day for the Tigers —...

The Family’s Reflection On Marjorie Fisher’s Grace And Gratitude

Mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Marjorie loved us and loved her “work.” She didn’t think of it as work. One might have called it philanthropy. But...

League Of Their Own: Couple Met And Married Through ComePlayDetroit

She noticed right away that he was an amazing bowler. But Denise Cykiert, 29, of Novi had no idea where that chance bowling match...