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The Scott: Broder & Sachse’s New Development In Detroit’s Brush Park

Posted on June 24, 2016, 7:57 AM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged , , . Be the first to comment!

A rendering of the second-floor lounge at the Scott

Driving down Woodward Avenue — just past the construction of the new Red Wings arena — a nearly desolate neighborhood sits just north of the Fisher Freeway. This is Brush Park, a historic district that once housed Detroit’s most affluent residents and most opulent homes. Brush Park’s fall is a familiar narrative: Buildings went into …
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Quick Click … From the William Davidson Digital Archive of Jewish Detroit History, June 23, 2016

Posted on June 23, 2016, 1:47 PM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged , , . Be the first to comment!


It’s June. School’s out and it is time for a vacation! For most of us — short of opening day for the Tigers — this is the best time of the year. So, where are you going and what are you going to do for your vacation? In Michigan, for years, we have headed north …
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The Family’s Reflection On Marjorie Fisher’s Grace And Gratitude

Posted on June 23, 2016, 11:46 AM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged . Be the first to comment!

Marjorie and Max Fisher

Mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Marjorie loved us and loved her “work.” She didn’t think of it as work. One might have called it philanthropy. But for her, it was a way of life — filled with joy and focused on justice. A daily effort she treated as a near full-time calling … vigorous, connected, graceful …
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League Of Their Own: Couple Met And Married Through ComePlayDetroit

Posted on June 23, 2016, 7:41 AM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged , . Be the first to comment!

Denise and Avi Knopf of Novi

She noticed right away that he was an amazing bowler. But Denise Cykiert, 29, of Novi had no idea where that chance bowling match would lead. It was the winter of 2012. The registered dietician joined a bowling league with some girlfriends “just for fun” through the group ComePlayDetroit, which offers a variety of intramural…

Fressing with Fishman: Gluten-Free And Delicious

Posted on June 22, 2016, 1:31 PM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged , , . Be the first to comment!

Renee’s Gourmet Pizzeria, 100 percent gluten-free

If you ask restaurant owners why they opened, they often talk about seeing a hole in the market and wanting to cater to the demand they anticipate for the product they can offer. For Gabe Hertz, Renee’s Gourmet Pizzeria is about more than just a unique menu you won’t find anywhere else — it’s about …
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Detroit City Councilman Gabe Leland Works To Engage Citizens

Posted on June 22, 2016, 11:22 AM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged , , , . Be the first to comment!


It’s all about getting local citizens involved in decisions that affect their community. “I’m excited about this engagement process,” said Detroit City Councilman Gabe Leland who represents District 7 in Northwest Detroit. “If I can create a community engagement process where there’s a win on either side on every development that comes to my district…

Ali and Me: Local podiatrist was a longtime friend of “The Champ.”

Posted on June 22, 2016, 10:48 AM . Filed in featured, Sports. Tagged , , , . Be the first to comment!

Dr. Stuart Kirschenbaum and Muhammad Ali are ringside March 7, 1987, at Cobo Hall in Detroit for a boxing match between Thomas Hearns and Dennis Andries.

The world lost Muhammad Ali on June 3 when the former boxing champion died at age 74. Dr. Stuart Kirschenbaum lost a longtime and dear friend.“We knew each other for 38 years. I called him, ‘Champ.’ He called me, the ‘Great White Dope,’ but with affection and a twinkle in his eye,” said Kirschenbaum, the …
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Survivors’ Legacy: CHAIM to ‘gather the tribe’ for fun weekend.

Posted on June 16, 2016, 12:56 PM . Filed in Uncategorized. Tagged . Be the first to comment!

CHAIM board: Top row, Henry Hirsch, David Oliwek, Charles Silow, Jay Kozlowski; bottom row, Eva Kraus, Suzanne Sondheimer, Rosa Chessler, Evelyn Wecker Freeman.

Esther Allweiss Ingber | Contributing Writer Children of Holocaust survivors (2Gs) gradually become aware of having “different” families. Their European-born parents exhibit varying degrees of trauma. As young adults, the 2Gs began forming organizations for themselves. The local group, since 1979, is CHAIM: Children of Holocaust Survivors Association in Michigan. The rising generations of Holocaust …
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