Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, September 8 ‘High Holiday Humor with Rabbi Barry Schechter.’ Get ready for the High Holidays with an afternoon of humor and community with “Chicago’s Funniest Rabbi.” Enter to win two free High Holiday Tickets…





Loyal Jews

In the 2016 presidential election and in the 2018 midterm elections, 75 percent of Jewish voters voted for the Democrats. Which means I guess that 75 percent of American Jewish voters are bad Jews. That’s…



From Russia with love of music, to Ravinia

By Ellen Braunstein, Special to Chicago Jewish News Acclaimed Russian-American violinist Yevgeny Kutik, who will perform at Ravinia Festival on Saturday, Sept. 7, was five-years-old when his family emigrated from the deteriorating Soviet Union to…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, September 1 “Jewish Thinkers in the Modern Age” discussion series takes place at 6:15 p.m. at Skokie Valley Agudath Jacob (SVAJ), 8825 E. Prairie Valley Rd., Skokie. Focus will be on Yitz Greenberg – American rabbi,…