Celebrations

Hazon Table
August 1, 2016

A First! Michigan Jewish Food Festival

It’s in Our Roots, August 28, Shed 5, Eastern Market

Geoff Kretchmer
June 1, 2016

Star Power

With a Masters of Psychology and a brilliant mind for business, Geoff Kretchmer is Partner at Local Kitchen & Bar in Ferndale and President, Managing Partner, Chief Executive Community Builder and Hand-Holder at Star Trax Events, the #1 social entertainment company in the Detroit market.

Andrea Goldstein
May 1, 2016

Called to Serve

Last year, they were students carrying book bags. This year, they are Israeli soldiers carrying the responsibility of defending our Jewish State.

May 1, 2016

So You Think You Know Hummus?

Light years away from the stuff that comes in store-bought tubs where you dip baby carrots, hummus in Israel is a butter-cream-like staple on the table. According to chef Michael Solomonov, celebrated Israeli restaurateur known for his bustling Dizengoff  hummusiya and landmark restaurant, Zahav, in Philadelphia,  “There’s something transcendent about the perfect bowl of hummus that […]

Gemach
March 31, 2016

Say Yes to the (Gemach) Dress

What is a gemach? You may well ask and find your answer searching in the heart of Jewish Detroit through racks of designer bridal gowns, bins of baby toys or in a basement turned store room for gently used furniture and household items to borrow and return.

Rebecca Starr
March 31, 2016

Breaking Bread Together

Truly it is amazing how such a simple food as matzah - the "bread of affliction" - holds such a rich and enduring message about the journey of the Jewish people.

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