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Fressing with Fishman: Three Weeks Of Dining In The D

Posted on September 30, 2016, 9:17 AM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged , . Be the first to comment!

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More than 35 restaurants and bars are coming together for the fourth annual Dine Drink Detroit — a three-week culinary event that runs from Oct. 4-20. Proceeds will benefit the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy. Participating restaurants will feature their signature food and beverage combinations, starting at just $15. Reservations are required. Favorites from the past are …
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Communal Tashlich: Celebrate the Jewish New Year on the Detroit River

Posted on September 30, 2016, 8:58 AM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged . Be the first to comment!

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Rabbi Dan Horwitz of The Well, an inclusive Jewish community-building, education and spirituality outreach initiative, is bringing together thousands of people on Sunday, Oct. 9, to Detroit’s Chene Park (2600 Atwater St.) in Rivertown to celebrate and partake in the ancient ritual of Tashlich — the symbolic casting away of one’s sins (using breadcrumbs) into …
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Editor’s Picks: What to do, where to go, who to see.

Posted on September 29, 2016, 4:15 PM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged , , . Be the first to comment!

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ON THE STAGE Don’t Dress for Dinner, the first show the Tipping Point Theatre in Northville ever produced, was so well-received it’s getting a return engagement to launch the theater’s new season. The comedy of errors, directed by James R. Kuhl with scenic and prop design by Jennifer Maiseloff, runs through Oct. 23. $30-$40. (248) …
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Gentlemen Prefer Murder

Posted on September 29, 2016, 3:43 PM . Filed in featured. Tagged . Be the first to comment!

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Robert Freedman and Steven Lutvak took the essence of a novel with anti-Semitic leanings, discarded the anti-Semitism — and developed a hit musical comedy. Their show, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, won four Tony Awards and now tours the country with a run Oct. 4-16 at the Fisher Theatre. This booking returns Freedman’s …
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Love & Tradition: A book excerpt and recipe for Rosh Hashanah.

Posted on September 29, 2016, 3:13 PM . Filed in Features. Tagged , , , . Be the first to comment!

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In her bestselling book My Fat Dad: A Memoir of Food, Love, and Family, with Recipes (Berkley), New York Times wellness blogger and nutritionist Dawn Lerman shares her food journey, and that of her father, a copywriter from the Mad Men era of advertising. Dawn spent her early childhood constantly hungry as her ad-man dad …
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Flavors Of Rosh Hashanah: Jews Of The World Follow Different Food Customs

Posted on September 29, 2016, 11:57 AM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged , . Be the first to comment!

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In conversation with another Talmudic sage, the sage Abaye (who lived about 1,700 years ago) observed: “Since you say that symbols matter, people should become accustomed on Rosh Hashanah to seeing squash, black-eyed peas, leeks, beets, and dates” (Horayot 12a). Another version of the text says “people should become accustomed to eating” those foods (Keritot…



Quick Click … From the William Davidson Digital Archive of Jewish Detroit History, Sept. 29, 2016

Posted on September 29, 2016, 8:05 AM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged . Be the first to comment!

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Two weeks ago, the Detroit Jewish News Foundation debuted its new website. This was the first revision of the website since it was launched in November 2013. The mainstay of DJNFoundation.org is still the William Davidson Digital Archive of Jewish Detroit History, but keep your eye on the “Special Features” tab. We’ll soon be adding …
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