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Area Libraries are Beginning the Reopening Process

The Jewish News reached out to Detroit-area libraries, seeking details on their new rules and reopening guidelines since the pandemic. Metro Detroit libraries are taking...

Around the World with Jessica Katz

A prestigious fellowship sent a Royal Oak resident to Jewish communities around the world. When Jessica Katz was in Mumbai, India, about halfway through her...

Willoway Day Camp Prepares to Open

Staff institutes new COVID-19 safety measures for campers in 2020. Willoway Day Camp, which has welcomed Jewish children around Metro Detroit for more than 50...

COVID-19 Survivor Turns 105, With Plenty To Celebrate

Rachel Fox has lived through two pandemics. She celebrated her 105th birthday with a patio celebration, parade and a visit from the West Bloomfield police and fire departments. 

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Michigan Hillel Gets New Director

This fall, Haley Schreier will launch a new campus-wide engagement initiative — Hillel Connect. Haley Schreier has taken on the role of director of engagement...

Muslim Group Helps Jewish Prisoner

CAIR-MI joins legal case of county prisoner denied a kosher diet. A Muslim group is advocating for a Jewish man who was denied a religious...