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Deerfield High School orchestra concert will benefit first trip to Israel of its kind

Deerfield will become the first U.S. public high school to embark on a performance tour to Israel.

10/20/2014 3:34:05 PM

JCC PresenTense Chicago offers ways to get involved in local entrepreneurship

JCC PresenTense Chicago, a highly sought-after social entrepreneurship program, is seeking...

10/13/2014 9:29:29 AM

Camp Nageela receives Torah scroll

Camp Nageela Midwest, in Marshall, Ind., just received the Torah. Specifically, their own Torah...

10/7/2014 1:40:29 PM

Limmud Chicago goes to Skokie for first time

The combination festival and conference will take place Nov. 15 and 16.

10/7/2014 12:02:46 PM

The number 18

TeamJUF is participating in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon for the second year in a row. 

10/7/2014 11:58:03 AM

A full sukkah

On Sukkot,...it's considered a mitzvah to dwell in your sukkah. 

10/7/2014 11:46:22 AM

Gubernatorial candidates discuss community concerns in separate Government Affairs forums

As it does every cycle with key political races, in the lead up to the election on Nov.4, the...

10/7/2014 11:35:21 AM

Feed Chicago brings sweeter new year to Chicagoans of all faiths

1 day, 13 volunteer projects, thousands of lives touched 

10/7/2014 11:03:03 AM

Oklahoma rebuilds

Eight TOV volunteers had risen to the occasion to do our small part in helping repair a...

10/7/2014 9:45:09 AM

Shimon Peres to speak at Vanguard Dinner Oct. 28

Peres, 91, has been committed to Israel and its citizens for most of his lifetime. 

10/2/2014 4:04:29 PM

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