A strange land

If ‘merit based’ immigration, the ultimate fantasy of hateful racists like Donald Trump, had been in place after World War II, my parents never would have gotten into this country. Yes, I am the son…



KUSHNIR NEW HEAD OF SCHOOL AT SCHECHTER…

Solomon Schechter Day School of Metropolitan Chicago (SSDS) has welcomed back Dr. Lena Kushnir as the new Head of School. “Dr. Kushnir is a nationally-recognized expert in Jewish education and brings a passion for Jewish…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, January 20 Temple Beth Israel holds “Havdalah and a Movie” featuring “In Search of Israeli Cuisine.” Dinner at 6 p.m., movie at 7 p.m., 3601 W. Dempster, Skokie. $10 for dinner, movie is free. (847)…



A select guide to teen summer programs

Camp Henry Horner 26710 W. Nippersink Road Ingleside, IL 60041 (847) 740-5010 Jcys.org/chh Located on 180 wooded acres with a sandy beach front on Wooster Lake, Camp Henry Horner offers a north woods experience in…