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Opinion: Why Vote For A Regional Transit Authority?

Everyone knows Detroit is the “Motor City” that made automotive transportation a staple method of getting around town. Unfortunately, not everyone in the Metro...

Op-Ed: Federation Is Transparent

The Jewish News’ Sept. 1, 2016, editorial titled Federation: Choose Transparency rightly points out that transparency and trust are critically important if the Jewish...

Editorial: Federation: Choose Transparency

The special relationship between the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit and the community it serves is built upon shared responsibilities, expectations and trust. For generations,...

Diane Orley: Witnessing History At The DNC

I’m not sure what first propelled me to go to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Aside from knowing my daughter, Amanda, was volunteering...

Whose Rights Are Bill Schuette Protecting? Certainly Not My Son’s.

I have a 17-year-old son. He’s about to be a senior in high school. He’s learning to drive. He has a part-time job, and...

Blair Nosan Viewpoint: “It’s Time To Care”

This winter, Detroit Jews for Justice (DJJ) asked ourselves, “Why is it time to care?” We wanted to inspire our Jewish community to action...

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The Battle Continues for a Permanent Capitol Menorah

Lansing Mayor Andy Schor continues to fight for a menorah to be permanently displayed in front of the Michigan State Capitol during the holidays. On...

Camp Sababa is a ‘Cool’ Summertime Spot

Camp Sababa is the place where a thriving Jewish community comes to life through a Jewish day-camp experience at the JCC of Metro Detroit. By...

Kendra Watkins and Ben Ratner Return to Detroit

Kendra Watkins and Ben Ratner return to Detroit as Repair the World Fellows working with Detroit Jews for Justice and the Coleman A. Young...

John Gallagher Formulates Success at Nonna Maria’s

John Gallagher is the nephew of Nonna Maria's original owner and has brought the recipe for success with top-notch Italian dishes. Photos courtesy of Nonna...

JARC Celebrates Milestone Anniversary

JARC celebrates 50 years of ensuring quality of life for those with developmental disabilities. When a group of Jewish parents of developmentally disabled children met...