Category: Jewish News

Posted on: November 7, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Andy Levin Criticizes Israel During West Bank Trip

Michigan Congressman Andy Levin criticizes Israel for its treatment of Palestinians in the village of Susya during his West Bank trip. During his trip to the West Bank earlier this week, Michigan Congressman Andy Levin expressed criticism toward Israel’s treatment of Palestinians residing in the village of Susya. The Times …

Posted on: November 7, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Two Great Chefs Open Pernoi in Birmingham

Co-owners Luciano DelSignore and Takashi Yagihashi open Birmingham’s Pernoi restaurant which features a unique menu and luxury feel. Featured photo courtesy of Pernoi Facebook They had known each other for almost 20 years, when one moved to Michigan to open a prestigious restaurant and the other had one of this region’s …

Posted on: November 7, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

A Look Inside Veronica’s Closet

Detroit native Veronica Gordon brings her experience from living in Manhattan to Detroit by helping people organize and get the most out of their wardrobes. Featured photo courtesy of Veronica Gordon By Susan Peck, Special to the Jewish News Moving back from New York to Birmingham this year, wardrobe stylist and …

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Detroit Cocktail Camp is Back

Staci Lichterman’s Detroit Cocktail Camp allows participants to learn how to make fabulous drinks at home from Detroit’s best bartenders. Featured photo courtesy of @take.detroit Detroit Cocktail Camp is back for the fall with a curated series of themed mixology classes brought to you in partnership with some of Metro …

Posted on: November 6, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Rummikub Ladies’ Weekly Ritual

For more than 42 years the Rummikub ladies have gathered together every Wednesday night to play their favorite game. Photos By Jerry Zolynsky They’re getting older now, but not much will stop the Rummikub ladies, who have been getting together every week for more than 42 years to schmooze and …

Posted on: November 5, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Ron Elkus Retires From His Retail Life

Owner of The Shirt Box in Farmington Hills Ron Elkus looks ahead to volunteer work and travel after he retires in 2020. Featured photo courtesy of Catalyst Media Ron Elkus, owner of the popular Shirt Box men’s clothing store, will miss some aspects of his retail life when he retires …

Posted on: November 1, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Communicating With Your Child About Anti-Semitism

With the rise of anti-Semitic incidents parents should embrace having conversations with their children about these issues. Recently, anti-Semitic incidents have not only been plaguing our country, but our Michigan communities as well. From neo-Nazi flyers hanging in the Clover Hill Park Cemetery to Michigan State University’s Hillel Sukkah being …

Posted on: November 1, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Why America Can’t Escape the Middle East

President Donald Trump’s decision to remove troops from the Middle East resonates with most of the American public. The excuses President Donald Trump and his loyal fans continue to put forward for his disastrous decision to give Turkey a green light to invade Syria continue to be as foolish as …

Posted on: November 1, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Israeli Research Aims to Stop Spread of Breast Cancer

Israeli scientists are turning their focus to how breast cancer spreads which could lead to improvements in treatment and survivability. By Larry Luxner (JTA) — About 2.1 million women worldwide developed breast cancer in 2018, according to the World Health Organization. Last year also saw some 627,000 fatalities due to …

Posted on: November 1, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Looking Back: One ‘Radical’ to Another

Co-owner of Zingerman’s Deli Ari Weinzwieg shares in his book how applying the business ideas of radical Jewish anarchist Emma Goldman can impact businesses. When one travels about Michigan, it seems that every other restaurant one passes advertises a “world-famous” something. You can have a famous Lehto’s pasty on the …