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Detroit’s ‘Birthday Candles’ Heads to Broadway

Detroit Public Theatre show Birthday Candles will be performed on Broadway for two months starting in April of 2020. Featured photo via Detroit Public Theatre Facebook A Detroit-born...

Paul Gross Sheds Light on Climate Change

WDIV-TV Meteorologist Paul Gross answers questions surrounding climate change and the impact it has on Michigan communities. What is your background or experience with climate...

Farmington Hills Native Drafted by St. Louis Cardinals

Farmington Hills native David Vinsky was the 15th-round selection of the St. Louis Cardinals in this month’s Major League Baseball draft. David Vinsky is still...

Rep. Omar Joins Black-Jewish Caucus

Rep. Ilhan Omar announces her participation in the newly-formed black-Jewish caucus, a bi-partisan effort launched by Rep. Brenda Lawrence. Featured photo via Ilhan Omar Facebook The...

Auschwitz Exhibition Opens in New York City

Comprehensive Auschwitz exhibition in New York City explores horrors, rise of anti-Semitism to spread awareness of Auschwitz and honor victims. By Alice Burdick SchweigerThe most...

Legislation Would Grant Additional Funds to Synagogues for Security

Senator Gary Peters of Michigan helped introduce bi-partisan legislation to provide increased funding for security for religious institutions. By Marcy Oster (JTA) — Two senators have...

Taking Action on Gun Control

After Parkland, teens are leading in advocating for sensible gun control legislation. By Stacy GittlemanIt’s happened again.Six months to the day when a white supremacist...

Metro Detroit Reacts to Poway Synagogue Shooting

Metro Detroit rabbis express sympathy and sadness following the shooting at Chabad of Poway. By Allison Jacobs On April 27, the world watched as yet another...

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With Bolton Gone, Will Trump Make a Deal with Iran?

The resignation of National Security Advisor John Bolton leads to speculation on whether President Donald Trump will try to make a deal with Iran. By...

Bistro Le Bliss Celebrates its Inaugural Anniversary

West Bloomfield restaurant Bistro Le Bliss pleases palates in its first year with French-inspired Eastern European menu. Photos via Bistro Le Bliss Facebook Celebrating only its...

The Tribe Goes to the 2019 Emmys

The 2019 Emmys are this Sunday, September 22. Keep an eye out for these confirmed Jewish nominees! The Primetime Emmys, for excellence in TV, will...

This Week’s Torah Portion: Being Chosen Is A Challenge

Parshat KiTavo: Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8; Isaiah 60:1-22 By Howard LupovitchThis week’s Torah portion underscores the complexity in the relationship between God and Israel, specifically the notion...