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Bari Balbes Empowers Girls Through Photos

Photographer Bari Balbes from West Bloomfield uses her portraits to empower girls with respect and equality in her Girls Photo Project. If pictures are worth...

Bubbie’s Kitchen Makes its Debut

The JN’s latest video series, Bubbie's Kitchen, focuses on Jewish cooking and a tradition that resonates across generations. If you’re a dedicated Detroit Jewish News...

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...

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...

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...

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Beth Rodgers and Howard Fridson’s ‘Welcome to Chanu-Con’

Beth Rodgers and Howard Fridson's new children's book Welcome to Chanu-Con details Congregation Beth Shalom's pre-Chanukah event. Featured photo courtesy of Barbara Lewis Chanu-Con, Congregation Beth...

These Jews made Time Magazine’s New List of ‘Rising Stars’

Time magazine recently selected its "rising stars" list, which includes a handful of influential Jews. By Josefin Dolsten Featured photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images (JTA) — Time...