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The Polonsky-Shifrin-Wiley Trio Makes Michigan Debut

Pianist Anna Polonsky, clarinetist David Shifrin and cellist Peter Wiley are the musical trio performing this Saturday at the Seligman Performing Arts Center in...

Movie Review: ‘Jojo Rabbit’

Taika Waititi's Jojo Rabbit is a captivating combination of comedy and tragedy. Jojo Rabbit is the story of a 10 year-old boy in Nazi Germany, trained...

Kindertransport Exhibit on Display at the Holocaust Memorial Center

The Kindertransport exhibit at the Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills features artifacts from Metro Detroit Kinder. By Jonathan Mark, New York Jewish Week and...

Ron Elkus Retires From His Retail Life

Owner of The Shirt Box in Farmington Hills Ron Elkus looks ahead to volunteer work and travel after he retires in 2020. Featured photo courtesy...

Israeli Research Aims to Stop Spread of Breast Cancer

Israeli scientists are turning their focus to how breast cancer spreads which could lead to improvements in treatment and survivability. By Larry Luxner (JTA) — About...

Ashkenazic Jew’s Genes May Link to Parkinson’s

Ashkenazic Jews may be linked through gene mutations to Parkinson's disease and now researchers are investigating new therapies. By Ruthan Brodsky Researchers know mutations to the...

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Beth Rodgers and Howard Fridson’s ‘Welcome to Chanu-Con’

Beth Rodgers and Howard Fridson's new children's book Welcome to Chanu-Con details Congregation Beth Shalom's pre-Chanukah event. Featured photo courtesy of Barbara Lewis Chanu-Con, Congregation Beth...

Dr. Maisel to Match $25K for Lighthouse Event

Dr. Harry Maisel of West Bloomfield is making an impactful gift for those in need for the Lighthouse Dancing with the Detroit Stars event. Featured...

These Jews made Time Magazine’s New List of ‘Rising Stars’

Time magazine recently selected its "rising stars" list, which includes a handful of influential Jews. By Josefin Dolsten Featured photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images (JTA) — Time...

‘White Supremacy is Resurgent,’ Oren Segal Says

ADL's Center on Extremism director Oren Segal discussed the rise of white nationalism in America today at the JCC. Photo courtesy of JCRC/AJC The rise of...