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Chef’s Table 12

Taking over the site of a former restaurant is rarely easy … Especially when that previous restaurant had achieved a reputation of ultra-successful upscale...

Our Shared Values

More than 3,000 years ago, a group of Hebrew slaves, made up of people from many races, languages and cultures, fled the oppression and...

Never Again

Chills went through my body when I saw the pictures coming out of Charlottesville, Va. I saw the marchers with their torches. The Nazis....

Charlottesville As A Reminder

About two decades ago, I drove from my childhood home in suburban Detroit to East Lansing, Michigan to begin my undergraduate studies at Michigan...

In Charlottesville, The Local Jewish Community Presses On

At Congregation Beth Israel in Charlottesville, Va., we are deeply grateful for the support and prayers of the broader Reform Jewish community. Our thoughts...

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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...