Reclaiming Sukkot

Finding New Meaning in Ancient Tradition

Trash or Treasure

Thanks to the Internet, the word “archive” has become as ubiquitous as Kleenex, used to describe anything from historic records to a collection of knick-knacks. The appropriation of “archive” has… Continue reading Trash or Treasure

Menorah in the D

Images of Detroit’s Largest Chanukah Celebration

Sandy Koufax Glove and Baseball

Play Ball!

What is it about baseball, the American pastime, where Jewish players, even in their scarcity, have managed to play a major league role? For answers to that central question and for love the game, visit the Matthews Sports Exhibit at the JCC in West Bloomfield.

Teen Mission to Israel

“Let’s Send More Kids to Israel”

With the goal to send more teens to Israel, Federation, congregations and Tamarack Camps are now working in partnership to launch Teen Mission 2016.

Your Life, Your Legacy

According to Jewish tradition, the responsibilities (and joy) of teaching and guiding your children only grow with age, wisdom and experience.