Chicago

Four Chords and a Gun

By: Andrew Leshner Broadway in Chicago delivers yet again, introducing a comedy drama centered on the rock band, The Ramones.  The performance follows each band member’s personal story, as well as the band’s rise, influence,…

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Central Synagogue celebrates 130th year

By Ellen Braunstein, Special to Chicago Jewish News Toby Lou Hayman recalls being a little girl and asking if she could sing in the choir at what was then the South Side Hebrew Congregation. She…


A select guide to High Holiday charitable giving

American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science (312) 641-5700 www.weizmann-usa.org  Since its establishment in 1934 in Rehovot, Israel, the Weizmann Institute of Science has grown into one of the foremost centers of multidisciplinary research…