Tag: Mike Duggan

KJ Gross and Kaleb Klakulak sit at a table and smile. One black boy and one white boy with red hair, both with glasses

Christmas Wish – Updated

Donors step in to help 12-year-old supply gravestone for his best friend. Keri Guten Cohen JN Story Development Editor Kaleb Klakulak, 12, has a wish for...
Last year’s Menorah in the D celebration at Campus Martius Park

Lighting the Night

Menorah in the D to honor 8 in their 8’s and pay tribute to Pittsburgh shooting victims. Robin Schwartz Contributing Writer Bringing light to the world...
Steve Ballmer and wife Connie

Coming Home

Philanthropist Steve Ballmer’s take on Detroit’s comeback and how he might help. Sharon Luckerman Special to the Jewish News The last time the Jewish News featured...
Advance Plumbing & Heating Supply Co showroom

A Big Advance

Advance Plumbing — family-owned for almost a century — has opened a 20,000-square-foot space in Midtown Detroit. Suzanne Chessler Contributing Writer Home buyers and home renovators...
Morris Tobocman, seated on the left, and his wife, Anna, standing behind him

Essay: Would My Grandfather Be Allowed into the U.S. Today? Would...

About a century ago, my grandfather Morris Tobocman immigrated to Detroit from Poland to pursue the American Dream. He had almost no formal education,...
a view of the Detroit skyline from across the river.

Commentary: Detroit: A Welcoming Community

Last month, as part of National Welcoming Week, Global Detroit joined Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, Detroit City Council Immigration Task Force Chair Raquel Castañeda-López,...
Donnell White, Chemical Bank’s director of strategic partnerships and chief diversity officer; Tom Shafer, president and CEO of Chemical Bank; Mike Duggan, Detroit mayor; Gary Torgow, chairman, Chemical Financial Corporation; Warren Evans, Wayne County executive; and David Provost, president and CEO, Chemical Financial Corporation

Chemical Bank Announces Move to Downtown Detroit

Torgow announces new headquarters for Chemical Financial Corporation Chemical Financial Corporation, led by Chairman Gary Torgow, is moving its headquarters to Downtown Detroit — a...