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Shabbat Together

Shabbat Together by The Well Temples Israel & Beth El, Shaarey Zedek and Hazon February 8th, 2019 Jam Handy, Detroit “Shabbat Together: Song, Spirit and Sustenance,” an alternative...

Adat Shalom Synagogue’s ‘Fun and Fundraising’ Event

Adat Shalom Synagogue celebrated its annual “fun and fundraising” event, Missebaba, on Feb. 23 with more than 250 synagogue members and guests. Chairpersons were Joan...

FIDF Chapter Hosts Israeli Counter-Terrorism Expert

A Michigan chapter of Friends of the Israel Defense Forces hosts IDF Brig. Gen. (Res.) Nitzan Nuriel for a discussion on security in Israel. Photos...

Annual Volunteer Day at Adat Shalom

Annual Volunteer Day, Jan. 20, 2019, Adat Shalom Synagogue, Farmington Hills Photography by Susie Steinberg They were among 250 people who attended the event. Activities included making...

Havdalapalooza is a Big Hit at Hillel

More than 400 people celebrated together on Jan. 13 with community partner organizations including Adat Shalom, Aish HaTorah, B’nai Moshe, Shaarey Zedek, Beth Shalom,...

Faces & Places: 22nd Annual Mitzvah Day

Nearly 800 volunteers of all ages visited more than three dozen social services agencies during the 22nd Annual Mitzvah Day.Alongside friends from the Michigan...

Faces & Places: FIDF Annual Dinner

Some 600 prominent community leaders and FIDF supporters from across Michigan gathered Oct. 25 at the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) Michigan...

Faces & Places: JARC’s Masters of Illusion Fundraiser

More than 1,600 guests enjoyed a magical evening Nov. 8 at JARC’s 38th annual fall fundraiser, “Masters of Illusion ‘Believe the Impossible’ Live Tour,”...

Faces & Places – Judi Schram Annual Meeting

From the JN StaffHadassah held its Judi Schram Annual Meeting Sept. 28 at Congregation Shaarey Zedek. Judi, a beloved past president, died last December,...

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The Tribe Goes to the 2019 Emmys

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This Week’s Torah Portion: Being Chosen Is A Challenge

Parshat KiTavo: Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8; Isaiah 60:1-22 By Howard LupovitchThis week’s Torah portion underscores the complexity in the relationship between God and Israel, specifically the notion...