Category: Jewish News

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

Time to Celebrate Your Grandparents

In honor of Grandparents Day on Sunday, grandparents share their photos of the lights of their lives with Jewish News readers. Featured photo courtesy Rick and Ronda Lepsetz. Grandkids and grandparents are good for each other, according to several studies. For kids, grandparents provide stability, safety, wisdom and fun. For …

Posted on: September 4, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Marla Must Photographs Precious Moments

Metro Detroit photographer Marla Must captures the special bond between grandparents and grandchildren in her photo shoots. Photography by Marla Michele Must If there’s anything to learn from watching the years go by, it’s how precious each moment is. That’s why it’s so important to capture those precious moments to …

Posted on: September 3, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

A Look Into Lois Haron Designs

Lois Haron, owner of Lois Haron Designs, has been providing her interior design services to Michigan communities for 35 years. Photography Courtesy of Lois Haron How did you get started in interior design? When I was at Wayne State University, I took courses in interior design and found it interesting. …

Posted on: September 2, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Take on Hate Rally Supports End of Hateful Rhetoric

Rep. Debbie Dingell’s Take on Hate rally at the University of Michigan-Dearborn encourages communities to end hateful rhetoric. Photography by Corrie Colf On Thursday, Aug. 29 at the University of Michigan-Dearborn campus, upwards of 40 organizations and Congressional representatives were in attendance for the support of Rep. Debbie Dingell’s Take …

Posted on: August 30, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Warsaw Uprising Remembered

Looking back at the Warsaw Uprising, a heroic but tragic rebellion against Germany that occurred 75 years ago. Featured photo via iStock. This year on Aug. 1, for a few moments, sirens wailed throughout the city of Warsaw, and all activity in Poland’s capital came to a standstill. This was …

Posted on: August 30, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Choosing an Effective Surrogate Decision Maker

Making decisions in an ICU situation can be difficult, but Susan P. Shapiro, Ph.D. explains how to choose the most qualified surrogate decision maker. Featured photo via iStock. The average age of an individual in an intensive medical care situation is his 60s, according to Susan P. Shapiro, Ph.D., a …

Posted on: August 30, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Lewy Body Dementia Explored

Affecting 1.4 million Americans, Lewy Body Dementia is the second most common form of dementia, but it is still unknown to many. By Barry Kaufman Featured Photo Courtesy of Barry Kaufman Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) is a complex, challenging brain disorder that affects many parts of the brain. Although less known than …

Posted on: August 29, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Hazon Michigan Jewish Food Festival

Hazon Michigan Jewish Food Festival was back in action for the fourth year bringing Metro Detroit Jews together with new learning experiences. Photography by John Hardwick On Sunday, Aug. 18, an estimated 7,000 people took part in the the fourth Annual Hazon Michigan Jewish Food Festival, designed to bring Metro …

Posted on: August 29, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Vaccines Can Encourage Healthy Aging

Seniors are advised to keep up on vaccines in order to keep their immune system from weakening, making it difficult to fight off infections. Featured photo via iStock. By Ruthan Brodsky If you are 55 or older and not up to date with your vaccinations, you are not alone. About …

Posted on: August 29, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Bill Kaye Fulfills Promise of Making His Bar Mitzvah

91-year-old Holocaust survivor, Bill Kaye, celebrates his bar mitzvah with his grandson, Elijah. Photography by Jerry Zolynsky Any Jewish boy who’s had a bar mitzvah knows the long road of preparation and the work involved in reaching this time-honored milestone. Ask male family members and friends, and many may reluctantly …