Posts Tagged ‘seniors’

Joan Chernoff Epstein of Birmingham, granddaughter of Bessie Spector, assists her father, Louis Chernoff of Bloomfield Hills, as he recites the Motzi, as his wife, Betty (far right) and other Bessie Spector family members look on

95 And Older Brunch fetes our most senior seniors

Imagine being in a group of 165 individuals — and being the youngest included. And on your 95th birthday! Marian Gaber made it just under the wire as an honoree among members of our Jewish community recently identified as 95 years or older. Among those, 85 men and women, including Gaber, were feted at the…

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Under Pressure

Jackie Headapohl Managing Editor Getting into their college of choice can leave students stressed. Hey, juniors and seniors, here’s some news to use: Where you go to college is of almost no importance to your future employment options. Whether your degree is from the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, Wayne State or Grand Valley…

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5 Signs An Aging Loved One Needs Help

Sponsored by Feinberg Consulting     Families that reach out to us for assistance with an aging loved one’s care are usually doing so in a time of crisis. There’s been an emergency that requires immediate intervention. Maybe it was a serious fall, a severe car accident, or a decline due to a chronic illness…

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Days of Future Past

Detroit seniors look to the city’s past with an eye to the future. Downtown Detroit used to be a bustling, flourishing business district and is only now seeing a resurgence. Memories of that distant past are not lost on the Jewish community’s older . So how do we ensure that future generations appreciate previous Jewish…

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Men’s Club: Two Hechtman residents form

“There’s a preponderance of women here!” said Mort Horwitz, a resident of Jewish Senior Life’s Hechtman Apartments on the Applebaum Jewish Campus in West Bloomfield. “Not that we have anything against women, but it was time we get the men together.” In early June, Horwitz and fellow resident and friend Seymour Ungar came up with…

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