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ZOLOTH TO HEAD UC DIVINITY SCHOOL…

Laurie Zoloth, a leader in the field of religious studies with particular scholarly interest in bioethics and Jewish studies, has been appointed dean of the University of Chicago Divinity School. Zoloth serves as a Charles McCormick…


A UNIQUE, CELEBRITY, ARTISTIC, INTERACTIVE SEDER…

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street. will host a celebrity-driven music, artistic and interactive Passover Seder on Tuesday evening, April 4, at 7 p.m. in advance of the official start of Passover (Monday, April 10…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, April 2 Temple Beth Israel hosts Blood Drive. Bring photo ID. 8 a.m.-noon. 3601 W. Dempster, Skokie. (847) 675-0951. Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah hosts annual JUF Brunch featuring Aviv Ezra, Consul General of Israel…


Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezin

By George Castle, Special to Chicago Jewish News The fact that good works will come out of the one-time Chicago performance of “Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezin” is a given. One-hundred percent of the proceeds of…


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Make America hate again

Okay, now I’m starting to take it personally. Also now I understand why The Bibi so badly wanted The Donald to be elected president. He may have thought it was because The Donald promised in…