The Times of Israel
Is Israel racist? No! And yes
Malynnda Littky made aliyah to Israel in 2007 from Oak Park, Michigan, and recently moved from Mitzpe Yericho to Hadera with her husband and four children.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Oak Park's Tai Fai officially opens and expands
Tai Fai owner Bonnie Deng and sushi chef John Liang show off a combo platter. Tai Fai means 'great and fast' in Cantonese, and that's what the carry-out restaurant in Oak Park has been giving to customers since opening last year.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The Detroit News
Nostalgia, ogling, soulful vibes transform Woodward for a day
They came, they saw, they cruised. What began as a fundraiser two decades ago has transformed into the world's largest one-day automotive event as cars owners and enthusiasts, like Xavier Young, continue to descend on nation's first paved road for the annual Woodward Dream Cruise.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Some Metro Detroit Freeways Still Closed After Floods
Several Detroit-area freeways remain closed two days after heavy rain swamped much of the area and stranded motorists on water-clogged streets and highways.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
New Northivlle Education Foundation director has 'deep connection' with community
The Northville Educational Foundation has a new executive director who is a Northville High graduate and is excited to be back in town helping the school community.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Metro Detroit in a kosher restaurant boom as diners seek healthy options
Owner/Chef Cari Rosenbloom, center left, makes an order for a naked falafel sandwich, while Erik Wodowski, 25 of Detroit takes Leslie Ungar's, of Southfield order at Chef Cari's The Spot, a kosher pop-up restaurant, available during the Downtown Street Eats lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Cadillac Square in Detroit, on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Saturday Shorts: Tree law is over the top
The ordinance is an unwarranted intrusion into the lives of homeowners. Obtaining a permit to dispose of or plant a new tree is bad enough.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Race for Kelly Heating Up
Two teams sit atop the interest list of Oak Park, Mich., three-star athlete John Kelly , and he plans to see both schools in the next week.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Hazel Park votes to legalize marijuana for personal use
Todd Marvar and his daughter Harper, '2 3/4,' greet election workers as they enter Precinct #1 to vote at the Community Center in Pleasant Ridge on primary election day.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Oakland County Communities To Vote On Limited Decriminalization Of Marijuana
Among the issues set to go before area voters in next week's primary elections - at least in two local communities - is the decriminalization of marijuana.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Ralliers trade shouts, slogans outside Zionist meeting in West Bloomfield
Pro-Israel and anti-Israel rallies were held Wednesday night on opposite sides of the street outside the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield as the Michigan chapter of the Zionist Organization of America held its annual meeting.
Knight Light Candle and Import shop for the modern urban magician
I get asked how to dress these glass encased candles all the time. I have a explanation and graphic on my website at http://www.themoonlitsea.net/magick.h..., but still folks seem to have some questions.
Michigan's local, statewide primary battles also feature national themes
Debra Young, center, representing Safer Oak Park and Safer Hazel Park Coalition and campaign manager for Andrew Cissell, right, holds over 1,600 petitions, with Tim Beck, co-founder of the Safer Michigan coalition, at the Oak Park City Hall on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Marijuana issues in Hazel Park, Oak Park top Oakland County ballot
Voters in two Oakland County cities will decide Tuesday if possession of marijuana for personal use should be decriminalized within their borders.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Marijuana questions head for city ballots
Eugene Telan, left, of Oak Park stands outside the Grosse Pointe Park Public Library with Tim Beck, cofounder of the Safer Michigan Coalition.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Road funding a key issue for Oakland Dems in state House primary
A licensed medical marijuana caregiver, an investment adviser, an attorney, a union leader and an insurance agent are the Democrats competing for an Oakland County state House seat in the Aug. 5 primary.