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Itzhak

A new documentary shows the personal side of the violin virtuoso. Israeli classical violinist Itzhak Perlman is one of the most revered and celebrated musicians...

It’s Art Fair Season!

The Royal Oak Market kicks off the art community’s favorite time of year. Craft beer from Ann Arbor Brewing Co. Food trucks and other fantastic...

Celebrity Jews: Timothée Chalamet & TV Catch-Up

ITS QUITE A STORY: HERE’S WHAT I KNOW I’ve previously reported that Timothée Chalamet, 24, who was nominated for the leading actor Oscar for playing...

Health Conquest – Brandon Pomish

Brandon Pomish researched his options and beat his illness in Spain.  Editor’s Note: When health issues surface, your life can change dramatically. This is one...

No More Glasses

Israeli researchers testing revolutionary Nano-Drops. Israeli researchers say they have developed a “revolutionary” way to improve eyesight and do away with glasses and contact lenses,...

Dead Serious

Recently updated book attempts to break the cycle of teen suicide. Jane Mersky Leder first wrote Dead Serious in 1987, one of the first books...

5 Tips to Help You be Successful at a Startup

This is a re:purpose guest post written by Lucia Giacomantonio, a marketing professional and consultant who lives in Silicon Valley. Born and raised in the suburbs of...

Taste of Ethiopia

The vegetarian, legume and meat dishes that comprise Ethiopian cuisine are intended to be shared from a common plate. That’s the uniqueness of the...

Traditional Mexican Flavor

Find it at Mojito Rio Grande. There is a new full-bar Mexican restaurant that opened on Northwestern Highway near Inkster in a small strip mall...

Viva (Jewish) Mexico! – Pati Jinich

PBS cooking host Pati Jinich’s Mexican-Jewish Passover. Celebrity chef Pati Jinich grew up in Mexico City, where she spent Shabbat dinners at her bubbie’s house. “When...

Celebrity Jews: At The Movies & In TV

AT THE MOVIES A reliable source just told me about a notable Jewish Oscar nominee not in my recent coverage: Rachel Morrison, 39, the first...

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Looking Back: A New Chapter

The Jewish News is the latest in an emerging trend of for-profit, community focused print media companies transitioning to non-profit ownership. It’s that time again. It happens...

Torah Portion: Writing Our Own Song

Parshat Haazinu: Deuteronomy 32:1-52; I Samuel 22:1-51. And you shall write for yourselves this song” (Devarim 31:19). The subject of this verse is unclear and debated...