Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, March 30 Temple Beth Israel, 3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie, presents “A Fun Evening of Bunco,” sponsored by Sisterhood of TBI. 6 p.m. dinner and game.  Costs for the evening are $25 per adult…


Taking control: Helping ourselves by helping others

By Rabbi Shlomo Tenenbaum, Torah Columnist Torah Portion: Shemini (Leviticus 9:1-11:47) – Parshat Parah On the show “Jeopardy,” very bright people are challenged with very hard questions. The intrigue of the show is when the…




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,…