GUIDE TO FEELING BETTER ABOUT YOURSELF…

By Ellen Braunstein, Special to Chicago Jewish News Through a series of heartfelt letters from David Klow to his patients, a new book relates timeless and impactful information that normalizes life’s struggles and ends the stigma…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, February 24 Kol Sasson Congregation presents Israeli activist Elliot Glassenberg speaking about the asylum-seeker crisis occurring in Israel during morning Shabbat service. Also at 7 p.m., Sunday, February 25 Kol Sasson will show film documentary…



Video: Compelling Evidence for God: Jewish History

Compelling Evidence for God: Jewish History Can a rational person believe in God? Ollie presents compelling evidence for the existence of a Higher Power through a quick analysis of Jewish history and the way in…



Two of a kind

I am more convinced than ever that Bibi is Trump’s brother from another, in this case, Jewish mother. I mean, they have so much in common. They both are on wife number three, having both…


JEWISH TEENS ON BEING INVOLVED…

By Ellen Braunstein, Special to Chicago Jewish News More than 1,000 United Synagogue Youth teens attended the 68th International Convention in Chicago for a celebration of friendships, Jewish learning, and giving back to the local community.  At…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, February 17 Congregation Beth Shalom present Havdalah, Dinner and a Movie showing film, “Wedding Doll.” 5:30-10 p.m., 3433 Walters, Northbrook. $25 non-members. RSVP (847) 498-4100 ext. 46. Debbie Sue Goodman presents “An Evening of Comedy…



CRITICAL CONVERSATION AT SPERTUS…

Front-page issues from gun rights to immigration reform are among those to be addressed by former Governors Jennifer Granholm (D-Michigan) and Mike Huckabee (R-Arkansas) in the inaugural Critical Conversations event, presented by Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership. Taking place Sunday March…