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Beth Shalom’s Annual “Chanu-Con”

Oak Park-based Congregation Beth Shalom celebrated its second-annual holiday spectacular, Chanu-Con, Sunday, Nov. 19. The free event, planned by congregation member Beth Rodgers, featured...

HMC’s 33rd Anniversary Dinner at Shaarey Zedek

On Nov. 5, the Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills hosted its 33rd Anniversary Dinner at Congregation Shaarey Zedek in Southfield, with nearly 1,200...

WISDOM marks its10th anniversary

WISDOM stands for Women’s Interfaith Solutions for Dialogue and Outreach in Metro Detroit. It began in 2006, when Gail Katz (Jewish), Trish Harris (Catholic) and...

Faces & Places – Interfaith Picnic

Music and dancing are key elements in bringing people of different backgrounds together. More than 300 people enjoyed the sixth annual Suburban-Urban Interfaith Unity...

Shofar Factory

The annual Sherrill Berman Shofar Factory was held Sept. 10 at the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield. Families came to make shofars, which...

Faces & Places – Annual Detroit River Boat Cruise

The Annual Detroit River Boat Cruise, put on in partnership by NEXTGen Detroit, Hillel of Metro Detroit, Chabad of Greater Downtown Detroit, Detroit City...

Detroit Summer Reading Program – Birndorf Family Event

Philanthropy runs in the Birndorf family. Adam Birndorf, son of Higher Hopes! founder Bill Birndorf, and his intern partners Emily Gucwa and Nicholas Litton...

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Synagogues Think About Reopening

Some congregations are moving ahead slowly — with caution — while others plan to wait. Perhaps it’s because pikuach nefesh­, the saving of life, is...

The Positive Power of Art

Kadima Creative Expressions helps people improve their mental health. For years, Joel has dreamed of creating a graphic novel from the Star Trek-inspired art project...