Lifecycle Announcements

The JN welcomes announcements of births, b’nai mitzvah, engagements, weddings and milestone anniversaries for our Moments section, as well as obituaries.

PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING: We do not include pets in announcements. Bar/Bat Mitzvahs: Please do not list student interests and include only one mitzvah project. Deadline is noon, Tuesday, of the week before the event. Anniversaries: You must include couple’s city of residence.

Submit announcements online via the form below or mail them to:
Detroit Jewish News
29200 Northwestern Highway
Suite 110
Southfield, MI 48034

Be sure to include all necessary information, photos and payment to prevent delays.

We reserve the right to edit material to fit our style standards

For questions, email Sy Manello or call 248-351-5147.


Price: FREE

For: B’nai mitzvah, Milestone birthdays (age 90+)


Price: $10

For: Birth announcements


Price: $18

For: Anniversaries, Weddings, Engagements


Price: $100

For: Up to 150 words (an obit photo is 15 words).

Price: $200

For: 151-300 words. Special extended obituaries also are available. Holocaust survivor icons are free.

The items are due by 9:30 a.m. on the Friday of the week before they would appear in the paper.