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 email@example.com
After several days of watching his social media newsfeeds fill up with antisemitic and anti-Israel posts after the latest round of conflict between Israel and Hamas, Detroit-area restaurateur Jeremy Sasson took a pro-Israel stand on Facebook.
The Fensters and friends crafted letters that people can send to their elected officials in Congress as well as a petition urging President Joe Biden and the U.S. Department of State to secure Danny’s release.
A little-known encounter between Albert Einstein and vocalist Marian Anderson is the subject of "The Singer and the Scientist," a picture book written by teacher and children’s picture book author Lisa Rose of West Bloomfield.