Posts Tagged ‘DJN’

Time Travel

This week’s edition of the Jewish News publishes on the same day (May 3) that a sold-out audience will gather at JN75 for the paper’s 75th Diamond Anniversary Legacy Gala, the most prestigious event at the synagogue since my wedding 34 years ago. The evening features the Klezmatics, the only klezmer band to win a…

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Detroiters Mourn Elie Wiesel

Rene Lichtman, 78, of West Bloomfield survived the Holocaust as a hidden child in France. He is a founder and vice president of the World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust and Descendants. “Elie spoke at our conferences,” said Lichtman. “He was a concentration camp survivor as a young person. Our group were…

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