Holidays

Practice Makes Perfect

One piece of advice that b’nai mitzvah tutors share with new students and their parents: To be successful on the big day, nothing takes...

Passover Trimmings

Side dishes are the supporting players to your delicious meal. When it comes to side dishes, simple can be sensational. Especially when you consider that...

History of Beth Achim Synagogue

HISTORY OF BETH ACHIM 1968: Congregation Ahavas Achim and Congregation Beth Aaron merged to become Congregation Beth Achim; Ahavas Achim’s Rabbi Milton Arm became...

Talmud & Commentaries

For centuries, studying a page of the Talmud has come with a bevy of barriers to entry. Written mostly in Aramaic, the Talmud in its...

Must Read

Looking Back: The Sinai Legacy

Sinai Hospital in Detroit was a major achievement for Detroit's Jewish community by providing a non-discriminatory environment for patients and professionals. As this calendar year...

Whitmer Owes No Apologies Regarding Israel Visit

Whitmer's recent visit to Israel sparked controversy among some Arab-American organizations. By Harry Onickel It’s been the habit of our local Jewish community to engage...

Give the Gift of Giving this Holiday Season

The holidays offer the perfect opportunity to give to local nonprofits in the community that help others. Here's a sample of Jewish agencies that...

A Christmas Tree Says Something

As the holiday season approaches, Finkelman poses the question, "What does a Christmas Tree in a Jewish home say?" Symbolic objects convey meaning without words....