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Supporting Veterans

Above: The Walter Reed Fisher House — one of the beautiful designs typical of Fisher Houses throughout the country. Michigan will gain two Fisher Houses...

Hillel At 60

Above: Hillel students, faculty and staff spell out 60 in honor of the school’s 60th anniversary. Nurturing Jewish leaders traditionally and now in 21st-century fashion. As Hillel...

B’nai B’rith Brings People Together

Special membership rates offered as part of 175th anniversary. Why should teenagers have all the fun? Opportunities for friendship, social activities and philanthropy are available for...

Germany Close Up

Story and Photos by Julie Bagley and Avery Drongowski Special to the Jewish News The Well takes a group of young professionals to Germany to...

Celebrate The Jewish State

Annual Walk for Israel slated for May 6. The Metro Detroit community will celebrate the State of Israel on Sunday, May 6, beginning at noon,...

Detroit Welcomes OneTable

A new way for millennials to make Shabbat dinner a part of their lives. More than the Jewish people have kept Shabbat, Shabbat has kept...

No More Waste

Hazon Detroit serves up healthy heaps of compost — just in time for Earth Day. By Karen Couf-Cohen In the North End neighborhood of Detroit near...

The Elite Eight – Eight Over Eighty

Eight ‘difference makers’ to be honored by Jewish Senior Life. Eight of our community’s most distinguished older adult “difference makers” will be honored with Jewish...

Detainee Defenders

A diverse team works to defend Iraqi immigrants from deportation. Attorney Nora Youkhana calls it “that day.” It was Sunday, June 11, 2017, the day...

Seeking Justice

Judge Mark Goldsmith brings a lifelong love of the law to his courtroom. The blind draw for the U.S. District Court of Eastern Michigan is...

Must Read

One Summer Camp Presses On: Camp Tanuga 

The Kalkaska-based sleepaway camp will move forward pending new state guidelines. Camp Tanuga, an overnight secular camp in Kalkaska, Mich. that draws many Jewish campers from Metro Detroit, intends to...

Synagogues Think About Reopening

Some congregations are moving ahead slowly — with caution — while others plan to wait. Perhaps it’s because pikuach nefesh­, the saving of life, is...

The Positive Power of Art

Kadima Creative Expressions helps people improve their mental health. For years, Joel has dreamed of creating a graphic novel from the Star Trek-inspired art project...