Video: The Maccabeats – Dayenu – Passover

Music video for “Dayenu,” a multi-genre twist on the classic Passover Seder song. For lyrics and translation click here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dayenu Video by Uri Westrich Uri@driveinproductions.com


NOTORIOUS RBG IN SONG

Chicagoan Jim Ginsburg is the producer of a CD, and an upcoming concert at Spertus, which tells the amazing life story of his mother, Ruth Bader Ginsburg By George Castle, Special to Chicago Jewish News…


Shandapalooza

And the shandahs just keep on coming. It is now getting beyond belief. A couple of weeks ago, we learned in very quick succession that one of the most prestigious rabbis in London had to…


Don’t pass over these holiday desserts

Passover is fast approaching and French trained chef and best-selling cookbook author Paula Shoyer is offering recipes for Passover desserts. Shoyer, whose mission is to modernize traditional recipes with healthier ingredients, believes people don’t have…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, April 7 Beth Hillel Bnai Emunah Congregation presents a concert fundraiser, ‘Building Harmonies Together’ featuring Corky Siegel, Howard Levy, SHIFT Englewood Youth and Jr. Klezmer Orchestras, Cantor Pavel Roytman and BHBE Academy students. 4…





Jewish crazy town

It tells you everything you need to know about how fast and furious the crazy is happening these days in the Jewish world, that I began my column last week with the words ‘what in…