Stacy Gittleman

Stacy Gittleman is an award-winning journalist and has been a contributing writer for the Detroit Jewish News for the last five years. Prior to moving to Metro Detroit in 2013, she was a columnist and feature writer for Gannett's Democrat & Chronicle in Rochester, NY. She also manages social media pages for other local non-profit organizations including the Interfaith Leadership Council of Metropolitan Detroit. Contact her with breaking news and feature story ideas that impact Detroit's Jewish community at

New Jewish Library Opens in Oak Park

The 900 square-foot Detroit Jewish Library contains a growing collection of almost 4,000 brand-new books. Oak Park has a new place for Detroit’s entire Jewish...

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

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.

Conservative Shuls Unite to Provide Virtual Purim Festivities

This Purim, the Conservative Jewish community in Metro Detroit is reassuring its community that on Zoom, as the Purim song goes, “we’ll merry merry be.”