Rambam doctor in Chicago tells of new medical technology

By Ellen Braunstein, Special to Chicago Jewish News Rambam Health Care Campus in Haifa, the largest medical center in northern Israel, was the first in the world to offer patients a hybrid imaging scanner that provides quicker,…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Friday, January 5 Congregation Beth Shalom holds “Shabbat with a Twist” for families with children up to Pre-K. 11-11:45 a.m.; also Friday January 19. 3433 Walters, Northbrook. (847) 498-4100. Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center…





Oy, Humbug

If it wasn’t for Chanukah, I think I would have given up. The funny thing is that while I am definitely a political liberal, or as they say in Israel where absolutely everyone gets pigeonholed…


END OF HEBREW AT EVANSTON HIGH?…

By Ellen Braunstein, Special to Chicago Jewish News Ben Sollinger enrolled in Evanston Township High School as a freshman prepared for level IV in the Hebrew language program. He will graduate next year entirely fluent,…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Tuesday, December 26 Keturah Hadassah hosts Joffrey Ballte’s Nutcracker. 2 p.m., Auditorium theatre. $38. For main floor seats, contact Beth Sair at (630) 294-7247 or Rosanne Sangerman at (773) 761-6862. Thursday, December 28 Illinois Holocaust…