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From the Soviet Union to a new life in Chicago

By Ellen Braunstein, Special to Chicago Jewish News Bena Shklyanoy, 72, of Chicago began the family blog www.appledoesnotfall.com to educate her grandchildren about her experience as a Soviet Jewish émigré and that of an older generation…







SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH JEWS

Corky Siegel headlines the Greater Chicago Jewish Festival By George Castle, Special to Chicago Jewish News An array of sights always locks in on the senses for attendees of the Greater Chicago Jewish Festival in the Cook…