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YLD and Oy!Chicago announce third annual Chicago Jewish '36 Under 36' list

JUF's YLD and Oy!Chicago have announced the third annual “Double Chai in the Chi: 36 Under 36”...

7/15/2014 3:15:45 PM

Reaching out from the Center

At the end of my internship at the Center for Jewish Genetics, I feel empowered to move forward.

7/8/2014 4:04:16 PM

David Laskin’s The Family selected for this year’s Jewish Community ‘One Book’ initiative

The Family, [is] a fascinating memoir that follows the author's rather amazing ancestors across...

7/8/2014 2:03:04 PM

Diane and Steve Miller to provide $1 million for Holocaust Community Services in 2014

"These people have suffered so much in their lives-it's imperative that we...let them age with...

7/7/2014 4:48:22 PM

Abi Gezunt! 'Be Healthy!'

Eat, eat, eat! 

7/7/2014 2:50:01 PM

Your guide to hot summer fitness

The excuse, it's too cold out, does not apply, and days are longer!

7/7/2014 2:16:19 PM

We came, we saw, we ate

Kosher BBQ Festival and Competition draws a wide and diverse crowd 

7/7/2014 2:06:53 PM

Chicago’s Center for Jewish Genetics pioneers new era in community genetics screening

The testto detect genetic risks in future children has been transformed. 

7/7/2014 2:01:32 PM

Memorial for murdered Israeli teens unites Chicago Jewish community

An overflow crowd of more than 700 Chicagoans gathered at Chicago Loop Synagogue Wednesday...

7/2/2014 4:40:23 PM

Memorial service for Gilad, Naftali, and Eyal set for Wednesday

Following the discovery of the murders of Gilad Shaar, Naftali Frenkel, and Eyal Yifrach, Jewish...

6/30/2014 4:30:50 PM

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