The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, simplified

By Michael Marmel Since the Tax Cuts and Jobs act was passed last year, there have been dozens of books and hundreds of seminars about it, to help people wrap their minds around the new…




CHICAGO JEW AIMS TO CLIMB HIGHEST MOUNTAINS…

By Ellen Braunstein, Special to Chicago  Jewish News As a kid, Alex Pancoe learned much about giving back from his grandfather, a North Shore Congregation Israel founder and contributor to Northwestern University. Arthur Pancoe, however,…



Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Wednesday, March 27 A special program centering on “Nutrition for Health and Wellness” will be hosted by the Sisterhood of Ezra-Habonim, the Niles Township Jewish Congregation, 4500 Dempster, Skokie, starting at 10 a.m. Dr. Jerry…


Video: Kan | Jewish Country – RaBBi-Q

כאן – תאגיד השידור הישראלי Our journey begins at the kosher barbeque contest in Dallas, with Mendel Segal, the Orthodox rabbi who turned into a brisket champion.



Out of control

I consider it entrapment. I had vowed to myself that I wasn’t going to write about either Bibi or Trump this week. I got this voicemail message from someone named Shoshana, who launched into a…