Amid Conflict, Jews And Muslims In US Seek SolidarityAs turmoil spreads through the Middle East, American Jews and Muslims have been forming alliances to build trust and seek solidarity in more ambitious ways than in the past, a sharp contrast to the violence engulfing their homelands this week.
LGBT, Jewish Communities To Host Event Bridging Gap Between Both GroupsLaurie Grauer, Midwest Manager of A Wider Bridge, was kicked out of a march in Chicago this summer for carrying a Jewish Pride Flag.
Whitefish Shortage Causing Passover Meal ProblemsA shortage of whitefish in the Great Lakes region resulting partly from the winter deep freeze is coming at an inconvenient time for Jewish families.
Charges Sought After Swastika Carved Into LockerPolice say they're seeking malicious destruction of property charges against three Michigan high school students after a Jewish classmate found a swastika carved into her locker.
Auschwitz-Inspired Sign Removed From Packard Plant Placards posted at a deteriorating former Detroit car plant that spelled out words that were part of a metal gate at the infamous Auschwitz concentration camp in Nazi-occupied Poland have been removed.
Faith-Based Diet Helps Some Shed Those Extra Holiday PoundsForget Jenny Craig and Weight Watchers. This holiday season, it's all about the faith-based diet -- and one metro Detroit synagogue is the first in the world to tackle obesity at the holy level.
Inmate Sues Over Jail's Refusal To Serve Kosher MealsAn inmate at a Grand Rapids jail is suing for the right to be served kosher meals, saying he's lost 30 pounds while eating only greens, bread and cereal.
Synagogue Welcomes Homeless With Christmas TreeA suburban Detroit synagogue has opened its doors to some of the community's homeless for eight Christmases and helped make their holiday by erecting a tree.
Jeff Riger: Happy Hanukkah! (8 Crazy Sports Storylines)In honor of getting less gifts during these 8 crazy nights but appreciating other things more, I have decided to list my top 8 most intriguing sports storylines in over the last year.
Jewish Community Celebrates Yom KippurIt's that time of year when Detroit's Jewish Community gathers together with families and friends to celebrate Yom Kippur.
Interfaith Health Fair At Detroit Mosque
Cultures Meet, Mesh At Student Event