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Pioneering Journalist Cokie Roberts Dies

Pioneering journalist Cokie Roberts, who with her husband wrote about their interfaith marriage, dies from complications of breast cancer. Photo by Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post...

Waterford House Fire Leads to Murder Charge

Adonis Drey Wilson has been charged with murder and arson after a Waterford house fire claims the life of the homeowner, Stefanie Kroot Steinberg. Oakland...

Sackler Family-Owned Purdue Pharma Files for Bankruptcy

Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy due to lawsuits accusing the company of profiting from opioid epidemic. (JTA) — The Sackler family-owned Purdue Pharma filed for...

Tamarack Camps Initiates Staff Reduction

Tamarack Camps makes up budget deficit by eliminating nine staff positions. Featured photo via Tamarack Camps Facebook Shortly after Labor Day, Tamarack Camps enacted a workforce...

Pappas to Receive Butzel Award

At Federation's annual meeting this Tuesday, the Butzel Award goes to Norm Pappas for his dedication, vision and leadership. Photography by John Hardwick/Jewish Federation Talk to...

Robin Seymour: A Radio Legend

Radio pioneer Robin Seymour brings his memoir and his memories back to Detroit. Photos courtesy of Robin Seymour If not for conversations between two residents of...

Israel AG Allows Partrich Loan to Netanyahu

Israel Attorney General allows Detroiter Partrich's funds to pay back improper gift toward prime minister's legal defense Israel Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit announced Friday that...

Israeli Tech Product Cleans Toxic Algae Blooms

Israel-based cleantech company, BlueGreen Water Technologies Ltd., announces the success of cleaning toxic algae blooms with their product, Lake Guard Blue. BlueGreen Water Technologies Ltd.,...

Special Delivery From the Grants

West Bloomfield natives Adam Grant and Allison Sweet Grant deliver their new children’s book on the gift of giving. Both powerhouses in their own rights,...

‘Dearest Girlfriends’ Give New Meaning to BFFs

13 lifelong childhood friends, the "Dearest Girlfriends," celebrate their 80th birthdays with a big trip to Stratford, Ontario. What better way to mark a birthday...

SmileDirectClub Founders Set to Become Billionaires

SmileDirect Club founders and Detroit natives Jordan Katzman and Alex Fenkell could soon become some of the world's youngest billionaires. The teeth-alignment company SmileDirectClub (SDC)...

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With Bolton Gone, Will Trump Make a Deal with Iran?

The resignation of National Security Advisor John Bolton leads to speculation on whether President Donald Trump will try to make a deal with Iran. By...

Bistro Le Bliss Celebrates its Inaugural Anniversary

West Bloomfield restaurant Bistro Le Bliss pleases palates in its first year with French-inspired Eastern European menu. Photos via Bistro Le Bliss Facebook Celebrating only its...

The Tribe Goes to the 2019 Emmys

The 2019 Emmys are this Sunday, September 22. Keep an eye out for these confirmed Jewish nominees! The Primetime Emmys, for excellence in TV, will...

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

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