Arts & Entertainment

New Spertus project encourages artists to explore their Jewish identity

“Art is one of the portals into Judaism, and one that is increasingly accessible to those not...

9/25/2015 1:51:41 PM

Tzivi's Guide to the 10th annual Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema

Patrons of this year’s 10th Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema (CFIC) will have a rare opportunity...

9/25/2015 1:39:40 PM

Getting back to your roots

Your holiday sides are covered 

9/1/2015 3:45:58 PM

JCC Chicago sends athletes to 2015 Maccabi Games

The Jewish Community Centers of Chicago (JCC) was proud to present the athletes and artists that...

9/1/2015 2:45:47 PM

What color is your character?

Racist words were and remain anathema to my family and friends.

9/1/2015 2:36:38 PM

A novel event

Young-adult books about bar and bat mitzvahs

7/28/2015 2:57:56 PM

New fim on 'Rosenwald' shares story of great--yet humble--Chicago Jewish businessman, philanthropist

Julius Rosenwald was one of America's greatest philanthropists and visionaries, and yet many...

7/27/2015 4:44:20 PM

JUF Lion Luncheon to feature filmmaker Nancy Spielberg

Even if she’ll always be Steven Spielberg’s baby sister, Nancy Spielberg is a powerhouse in her...

7/27/2015 4:34:10 PM

Beyond the Emancipation Proclamation

‘Firmness in the Right’ explores Lincoln’s relationship with Jews

7/27/2015 4:17:35 PM

From Haifa to Houston

Israeli ballet dancer makes unlikely dream come true  

7/27/2015 4:07:46 PM

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