Congregations

Leor Barak
January 1, 2015

Proud West Villager

Meet Leor Barak, 34, Detroit real estate attorney and business consultant. West Village homeowner. President of the Downtown Synagogue. Musician, songwriter, leader of the band, 7Layers. New owner of a pizza shop on Jefferson.

Grosse Pointe Jewish Council
December 1, 2014

Jewish Detroit Celebrates

Jewish Detroit has a long history of mobility, and Jews have lived in the five Grosse Pointes for almost a century.

Ellen Maiseloff
October 1, 2014

Ellen Maiseloff: Truly a Special Educator

A passionate and compassionate educator, Ellen Maiseloff likes solving puzzles. Even as a student teacher, she chose the path that would challenge her beyond the standard curriculum — to work with children with learning disabilities.

October 1, 2014

Leap of Faith

What does it mean to keep kosher? Beyond chicken soup for the soul, is there a more Jewish way to eat?

Dan and Miryam Horwitz
August 1, 2014

Soul Mates

Meet Rabbi Dan and Miriam Horwitz, newlyweds, still “putting the honey on the challah.” Musical, theatrical, playful and soulful mates, planting roots and building a life, a family and community together in metro Detroit.

February 1, 2014

Voice Lessons

From as far as Oklahoma and as nearby as Bloomfield Hills, they came, they sang representing their congregations, schools and camps.

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