Jessie Cohen

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Building Life Skills for Young Adults with Special Needs

JCC's Special Needs Department, Jewish Senior Life and Meer Apartments have partnered to teach life skills to young adults with special needs. Young adults living...

Women Teaching Women at Chabad High School

Chabad High School in Oak Park allows senior class to teach Torah to Jewish women in the community. Photos by Derrick Martinez Chaya Mushka High School...

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...

Hazon’s Food Festival is Going Big on Sustainability

Hazon’s annual Jewish Food Festival in Detroit brings new pathways to learn about sustainability. Featured photo courtesy of Hazon If you think you know what to...

Maccabi ArtsFest Features Young Musicians

The JCC Maccabi ArtsFest Showcase will feature young musicians from all across the country and world performing in Rock Band. Photography by Jessie Cohen In the...

Feel the Beat with Detroit Maccabi Dance Team

Detroit’s Maccabi dance team plans to bring its usual heat to this year's competition. Photography by Derrick Martinez The Detroit Maccabi dance team just wants to...

Corner Shower and Laundry Helps the Homeless

West Bloomfield resident is helping the homeless by bringing showers and laundry with the Corner Shower and Laundry. Featured image courtesy of Sue Goldsmith Nearly five...

Local Teacher Creates ‘Sensory Toolbox’

Teacher wins grant to work on "Sensory Toolbox" project, which helps young kids solve social problems and learn to work together. Photos courtesy of the...

Helping Local Businesses with Bubble Waffles

Seaholm High School student starts bubble waffle company at Birmingham Farmers Market in an effort to help support local businesses. Photos courtesy of Valarie Sherr Bubble...