If it matters to the Chicago area's Jewish community, then it matters to JUF News, the region’s largest circulation Jewish community publication. Published monthly by the Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, JUF News offers features, profiles, news, and commentaries about key facets of Jewish life locally, in Israel, and around the world.
The provision allows individuals at least 70 years and six months of age to transfer up to...
12/18/2014 10:35:53 AM
The debate on increasing the minimum
wage for the remaining low-income workers in Illinois is...
12/17/2014 3:37:43 PM
YLD’s Big Event
Fundraiser starring ‘Late Night’ host Seth Meyers drew a big crowd
12/15/2014 4:42:41 PM
JUF’s Centennial Campaign, Odessa Dubinsky has made provisions in her will to fund
12/12/2014 10:31:12 AM
Baar Topinka, who died on Wednesday, Dec. 10, will be remembered with much love
by many in...
12/10/2014 5:12:26 PM
Twenty young adults from Illinois campuses will be traveling
to Israel this summer to strengthen...
12/2/2014 1:07:41 PM
What if our brains didn't age?
12/1/2014 11:43:08 AM
May the Chanukah lights illuminate the universal hope to bring an end to all mil-cha-mot.
11/24/2014 4:26:02 PM
Five Israelis, four of them
rabbis and the fifth a Druze police officer, were killed in a terror...
11/19/2014 1:03:34 PM
Chicago’s Jewish community stands together with people of good conscience
11/18/2014 12:37:14 PM
Silverstein, chairman, and Steven B. Nasatir, president, of the Jewish United
12/17/2014 3:03:58 PM
Prisoner of Zion Yosef Mendelevitch
made an emotional return to the city where he was...
12/1/2014 2:24:37 PM
Walter Sobel, architect of synagogues, courthouses, and private homes, died June 11. He was 100.
11/25/2014 12:18:49 PM
Practically every Russian-speaking Jewish family in the Chicago area lost loved ones in the...
11/25/2014 12:12:47 PM
The 76th anniversary of "Kristallnacht," or "Night of Broken Glass," causes me to pause to...
10/30/2014 3:13:46 PM
Kotzin was a great teacher and mentor, so I was excited to learned of the release of this book,...
12/9/2014 10:40:21 AM
I want a crunchy, crispy, and elegant Chanukah.
12/1/2014 11:37:23 AM
Socca is an Italian/Provençal flatbread that can be served with cocktails or even made into a...
12/1/2014 11:08:05 AM
"...I wrote this cookbook; so other people can share in the easiness, joy, and deliciousness of...
12/1/2014 10:38:22 AM
BJBE welcomes four major artists-in-residence
11/26/2014 2:50:57 PM