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Religious Marriage Contract Can be Used During Divorce

The Michigan Court of Appeals ruled that spouses can enforce a religious marriage contract while filing for divorce. Featured photo via iStock Spurned spouses in Michigan,...

Vieder Brothers Sweep B’nai B’rith Golf League

The Vieder brothers swept both the team competition and the individual competition in the B'nai B'rith Golf League this past summer. Featured photo courtesy of...

12 Diverse Rabbis Call Huntington Woods Home

Huntington Woods hosts one of the fastest growing Jewish populations in Michigan and has attracted a dozen of diverse religious leaders. Photos by Jerry Zolynsky Some...

Jewish Prisoners Win Right to Kosher Meals

A proposed settlement reached Oct. 12 grants Michigan's Jewish prisoners the ability to have Kosher meals. Jewish inmates in Michigan prisons will start receiving kosher...

Kaplan and Matz Make Waves at Meets

Senior swimmers Larry Kaplan and Steve Matz continue to make strides in the pool by competing at national meets. Larry Kaplan and Steve Matz swim...

Remembering Stefanie Kroot Steinberg

Friends of Stefanie Kroot Steinberg share some of the cherished memories they made with their beloved friend who died in a house fire. Photos courtesy...

Giuliani Associate and Former Detroiter Fruman Arrested

Igor Fruman and Lev Parnas were indicted Thursday on campaign finance charges connected to the Trump administration. Two associates of President Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy...

Porter Bottle Company is a Family Affair

Five generations have made Porter Bottle Company a fixture in Detroit for distributing glass and plastic containers to businesses. When Rena Tepman, son Larry and...

Robinson Twins Aid in Firefighter Training

Jacob and Jonah Robinson of Seaholm High School are educating the community about donating their homes to the Birmingham Fire Department. In November of 2016,...

Brenda Lawrence Emphasizes Working Together

Michigan Rep. Brenda Lawrence spoke to community leaders about the Congressional Caucus for Black and Jewish Unity and the importance of working together to...

Post Malone Jams with Collision Six

Collision Six, which has three Jewish members, performs "Santeria" on stage with Post Malone at the MGM Grand Detroit. Video courtesy of Matt Rappaport/Collison Six Local...

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An Olive Tree Symbolizes Hope For Two Cultures

An olive tree symbolizing hope and peace was planted at Israel's Gush Etzion Winery in memory of a beloved deceased Palestinian worker. By United with...

This Week’s Torah Portion: A Model Of Get-Up-And-Go

Parshat Vayera: Genesis 18:1-22:24; II Kings 4:1-37. By Rabbi Steven Rubenstein The opening of this portion is the well-known narrative of Avraham welcoming the three angels...

Two Great Chefs Open Pernoi in Birmingham

Co-owners Luciano DelSignore and Takashi Yagihashi open Birmingham’s Pernoi restaurant which features a unique menu and luxury feel. Featured photo courtesy of Pernoi Facebook They had known...