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Teen Programming During the Pandemic

BBYO slowly returns to in-person events, NFTY sticks with virtual for now. Jewish teen programming organizations across Michigan shifted to virtual when the pandemic hit...

JN Editor to Moderate Discussions at 2 Local Book Events

Registration is encouraged for the Ann Arbor Jewish Book Festival. JN Editor Andrew Lapin will be moderating discussions at both local book events. On Tuesday, Dec....

Apply for Repair the World Fellowship

Fellowship applications are open through Feb. 1, 2021. Repair the World is recruiting Fellows to galvanize Jews and their communities to act locally; volunteering to...

2020 Ann Arbor Jewish Book Festival Goes Virtual

Three of this year’s events will be moderated by faculty of the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Michigan The 2020 Ann...

JFS Receives $25,000 Grant to Improve Mental Health Services

The funds will help the agency improve access to high-quality, person-centered mental health and substance use disorder healthcare for Oakland County residents. Jewish Family Service...

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A Royal Encounter

Alan Muskovitz recalls his meeting with Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson. It’s official! The recounts are done, and it can now be certified that Dewey...

Holiday Tech Gift Guide 2020 [PHOTOS]

From phones and drones to TVs and cameras, this year’s top gifts these holidays will hopefully bring a smile to anyone’s face! 2020 has been...

New App Enhances Prayer During Pandemic

Visual T’filah utilizes contemporary technology to display liturgy intermingled with art and other visual imagery. Prayer in Judaism is an interesting concept. While there is...

Tamarack Camps Planning Summer 2021 Programing Under Pandemic

Tamarack will be splitting up camp in pods for the first two weeks of session. Tamarack Camps canceled all summer 2020 programming due to COVID-19....

Anxiety Keeping You Awake? Pandemic and Politics Take a Toll on Sleep

Stress is causing increased sleep problems, especially for women, according to some local physicians and therapists. The recent surge in COVID-19 cases is stressing many...