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Jewfro: Glass All Over the Floor

There's no missing or mansplaining the talent and triumphs up and down this year's ballot. Hear that? The cathartic sound of the proverbial glass ceiling...

Launching a Nonprofit in a Pandemic

Coaching Detroit Forward executive director Stephanie Steinberg shares how the virus didn’t stop a new nonprofit from offering writing and photography camps for Detroit...

Essay: MoGo is the Way to Go

MoGo, Metro Detroit’s bikeshare system, has consistently been the best and most reliable transit option for Jeremy Rosenberg. As someone living in the Motor City...

Editor’s Letter: Tired, But Still Here

JN editor Andrew Lapin looks back at the 2020 Election coverage over the past week. When the last of the Michigan votes finally came through...

For Openers: Thank You, Jewish War Vets

With Veterans Day on Nov. 11, Al Muskovitz's column focuses on the community’s beloved Jewish War Veterans (JWV). I’m writing this before the Nov. 3...

Remembering Detroit — 50 Years Ago

Things looked differently in Detroit in 1970. Fifty years ago in 1970, Detroit counted 1,514,063 residents according to the highest figure published by the United...

Editorial: Benny and the “J”

The JCC Fitness Center is the very definition of our Community. Its closing marks the end of an era. “I was so tired the other...

Guest Column: The Early Shift

The number of people served by Kosher Meals on Wheels is constantly changing, influenced by politics and public policy, communal ability and individual needs. This...

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A Royal Encounter

Alan Muskovitz recalls his meeting with Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson. It’s official! The recounts are done, and it can now be certified that Dewey...

Holiday Tech Gift Guide 2020 [PHOTOS]

From phones and drones to TVs and cameras, this year’s top gifts these holidays will hopefully bring a smile to anyone’s face! 2020 has been...

New App Enhances Prayer During Pandemic

Visual T’filah utilizes contemporary technology to display liturgy intermingled with art and other visual imagery. Prayer in Judaism is an interesting concept. While there is...

Tamarack Camps Planning Summer 2021 Programing Under Pandemic

Tamarack will be splitting up camp in pods for the first two weeks of session. Tamarack Camps canceled all summer 2020 programming due to COVID-19....

Anxiety Keeping You Awake? Pandemic and Politics Take a Toll on Sleep

Stress is causing increased sleep problems, especially for women, according to some local physicians and therapists. The recent surge in COVID-19 cases is stressing many...