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Jenna Englender’s Joys of Judaism

Jenna Englender’s quest for Jewish learning led her to become a Modern Orthodox rabbanit bent on sharing her passion. Featured photo courtesy of Shulamit Female rabbis...

Attorney General Decides Netanyahu Does Not Have to Resign as Prime Minister

Israeli attorney general decided that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu does not have resign from his position amid criminal indictments against him. By Marcy Oster JERUSALEM (JTA)...

Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Trade Mission to Israel

While in Israel, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an agreement to connect Israeli businesses to Michigan. Featured photo courtesy of Start-up Nation Central At an Israeli mobility...

Andy Levin Authors Letter to Secretary Pompeo Regarding Israeli Settlements

Michigan Congressman Andy Levin composed a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressing the disagreement regarding the U.S. stance on Israeli settlements. On November...

Coming Full Circle

The Friendship Circle celebrates 25 years of making the world a better place by launching an endowment fund. Sponsored by Friendship Circle Bassie and Rabbi Levi...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Indicted for Corruption

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged in three different corruption cases. Featured photo courtesy of JTA via Miriam Alster/Flash90 By Marcy Oster JERUSALEM (JTA) —...

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Looking Back: The Sinai Legacy

Sinai Hospital in Detroit was a major achievement for Detroit's Jewish community by providing a non-discriminatory environment for patients and professionals. As this calendar year...

Whitmer Owes No Apologies Regarding Israel Visit

Whitmer's recent visit to Israel sparked controversy among some Arab-American organizations. By Harry Onickel It’s been the habit of our local Jewish community to engage...

A Christmas Tree Says Something

As the holiday season approaches, Finkelman poses the question, "What does a Christmas Tree in a Jewish home say?" Symbolic objects convey meaning without words....