13 12, 2017

Holocaust Survivor to Receive Rotary Clubs Service Award

2017-12-13T16:50:11+00:00

Holocaust survivor Martin Lowenberg will be honored by the Rotary clubs of Ann Arbor and West Bloomfield for his work in the community. FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Holocaust survivor Martin Lowenberg will be honored by the Rotary clubs of Ann Arbor and West Bloomfield for his work in the community. The 89-year-old Lowenberg will [...]

Holocaust Survivor to Receive Rotary Clubs Service Award 2017-12-13T16:50:11+00:00
11 12, 2017

Henry the Hatter reopens Friday in Eastern Market

2017-12-11T16:31:02+00:00

Christine Ferretti, The Detroit News Dec. 7, 2017  Paul Wasserman, president and owner of Henry the Hatter, talks about his new Eastern Market location at 2472 Riopelle St. (Photo: Todd McInturf / The Detroit News) Detroit — Paul Wasserman hasn’t sold a hat since August. But the long-time president of Henry the Hatter expects [...]

Henry the Hatter reopens Friday in Eastern Market 2017-12-11T16:31:02+00:00
8 12, 2017

Bank of America targets Grand Rapids for growth, digital branch

2017-12-08T21:26:27+00:00

  Written by  Mark Sanchez GRAND RAPIDS — The sign in the window at 250 Monroe Avenue that reads “A new way to bank: coming soon” teases passersby of the new digital branch that Bank of America soon plans to open downtown. In a broader sense, it also offers a sign of Charlotte, N.C.-based Bank of America’s intentions [...]

Bank of America targets Grand Rapids for growth, digital branch 2017-12-08T21:26:27+00:00
8 12, 2017

Holocaust survivor to be honored in ceremony at Farmington Hills Holocaust Memorial Center

2017-12-08T21:17:50+00:00

  Holocaust survivor Martin Lowenberg will speak about his experiences in concentration camps when he is honored in a ceremony Sunday at the Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills. Photo courtesy of Holocaust Memorial Center By Anne Runkle, The Oakland Press POSTED: 11/28/17 The Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills will host an event commemorating [...]

Holocaust survivor to be honored in ceremony at Farmington Hills Holocaust Memorial Center 2017-12-08T21:17:50+00:00
8 12, 2017

Caring for the aging: What it means to be my mother’s keeper – advice from a Merrill Lynch advisor

2017-12-08T20:46:58+00:00

By Maureen McDonald on 12/07/2017 As the holiday approaches it’s a good time for families to talk about aging parents, finances and what happens if one parent falls ill. Who will care for them? What resources are available? What living arrangements would work best? “We never had that ‘what if’ conversation, so it was very difficult to care [...]

Caring for the aging: What it means to be my mother’s keeper – advice from a Merrill Lynch advisor 2017-12-08T20:46:58+00:00
29 11, 2017

McDonald’s 2017 Christmas Tree Giveaway

2017-11-29T20:13:32+00:00

On Saturday, Nov. 25, for the second year in a row, Detroit-area McDonald’s restaurant owners will help ensure that local families have a special holiday season with the donation of Christmas trees. A total of 1,000 five-, six- and seven-foot, live Scotch pine trees will be distributed FREE of charge outside of the McDonald’s located [...]

McDonald’s 2017 Christmas Tree Giveaway 2017-11-29T20:13:32+00:00
27 11, 2017

J Bird Smoked Meats gets new name – Same great food and service

2017-12-01T22:16:04+00:00

Danny Raskin, The Jewish News Its only change is to the name, J Bird Smoked Meats, taking over the former Yard Bird comfort food restaurant while celebrating its third anniversary. Jeremy and Paula Grandon Same owners of one-time upscale Jeremy eatery, former Yard Bird and now J Bird are still husband-and-wife owners Jeremy [...]

J Bird Smoked Meats gets new name – Same great food and service 2017-12-01T22:16:04+00:00
17 11, 2017

Close ties between Japan and Michigan

2017-11-17T23:35:39+00:00

by Mitsuhiro Wada and Takashi OmitsuPublished Nov. 16, 2017 The opening of the new permanent gallery of Japanese art at the Detroit Institute of Arts represents the latest example of the long-enjoyed special bond of shared achievements and friendship between the community of Japanese residents in Michigan and the citizens of the state. Over many years, [...]

Close ties between Japan and Michigan 2017-11-17T23:35:39+00:00