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Ancestry and The Arolsen Archives Digitize Holocaust Records

Ancestry announces partnership with the Arolsen Archives to digitize millions of Holocaust records in the Holocaust Remembrance Collection. In July, the popular Ancestry company announced...

JVS Human Services Trains Individuals with Disabilities

JVS Human Services continues its growing mission to train individuals with disabilities to prepare them with skills for the workplace. Feature photo via iStock. JVS Human...

Detroit Jews for Justice Lead #CloseTheCamps Rally

Detroit Jews for Justice partners with Muslim community in #CloseTheCamps demonstration at Dearborn Police Department. Photography Courtesy of Allie Zeff On Tuesday, Detroit Jews for Justice,...

L. Brooks Patterson Remembered

L. Brooks Patterson’s Jewish colleagues share their memories of the Oakland County executive who died of pancreatic cancer. Oakland County’s longstanding executive, L. Brooks Patterson,...

Israel Confirms it is Banning Tlaib and Omar From Entering Country

Representatives Tlaib and Omar, supporters of the BDS movement, have been banned from entering Israel. (JTA) — Israel’s deputy foreign minister confirmed that Reps. Rashida...

ALEPH Brings Song and Spirit

Jewish Renewal movement finds its leadership core in Southeast Michigan with the Alliance for Jewish Renewal (ALEPH). Featured photo by Ann Silver Jewish Renewal is probably...

JPRO19 Empowers Jewish Professionals

The JPRO19 conference unified Jewish professionals from around the country, helping them strengthen their Jewish connections and communities. Photography by Corrie Colf JPRO19 kicked off its...

Ex-MSU Basketball Player Speaks at Maccabi

Ex-MSU basketball player brings his personal story of autism and bullying to the JCC Maccabi Games & ArtsFest. Anthony Ianni doesn’t get lost in a...

Detroit Maccabi Dance Team Takes Gold

Detroit Maccabi Dance Team steals the show with gold medals in all categories during the 2019 competition. Video by Derrick Martinez The Detroit Maccabi dance team...

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JET’s Production of Cabaret

Cabaret is showing at the JET Theatre in Walled Lake until November 3. Featured photo courtesy of JET Life is wonderful; life is great; life is...

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,...

Val’s Delicatessen Coming Soon

Business partners Val Izrailov and Carey Gerchak are opening Val's Delicatessen, a "New York-style deli" at the end of October in West Bloomfield. Featured photo...

NASA Astronauts Participate in First All-Female Space Walk

NASA astronauts, Michigan-born Christina Koch and Israeli national Jessica Meir, are participating in the first all-female space walk. Featured photo via iStock By: Cnaan Liphshiz (JTA) —...

Bob Aronson Honors the Late Rosenthal Through Art

Bob Aronson joins two other artists in a tribute to late artist and educator Stanley Rosenthal at the Galerie Camille in Detroit. Featured photo courtesy...