Going to the dogs

I hate dogs. To be more accurate, I am scared of dogs. Have been ever since I was a little kid. You see, a couple houses down from ours lived a very scary dog with…


NEW CULTURAL CENTER AT OLIN-SANG…

By Ellen Braunstein, Special to Chicago Jewish News A wall of glass lets in light streaming through trees. Sealed stone frames a wood-milled holy ark. Natural wood planks run along the lobby ceiling. The new…



Coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, July 21 Multi-generational community celebration to unveil OSRUI’s new Heichal HaTarbut Kaye (Kaye Cultural Center), a purposeful space for community, worship and performance. The OSRUI camp community will host a dedication ceremony and special program in…





Jewish madness

I much prefer covering the news to being part of it. And yet part of it is exactly the position I found myself in a few days ago when I was in Jerusalem, sitting in…