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We pray for comfort for the
families of the dead, and for the refuah shleymah of the injured.
4/13/2014 5:04:29 PM
This year’s event featured welcome remarks from Francis Cardinal George and a lecture by Rev. John...
4/10/2014 2:19:13 PM
Four-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Lenny Krayzelburg will be at Bernard Weinger JCC, 300...
4/9/2014 1:02:16 PM
Some 100 young Jewish adults volunteered on April 6 for Feed Chicago, a citywide day of service.
4/8/2014 3:06:01 PM
"The Downtown Seder is specifically being held the week prior to the
start of Passover so that...
4/7/2014 11:36:05 AM
SpaceIL (“IL” for Israel) is Israel’s response to Google’s X-Prize
competition: to land a robotic...
4/2/2014 3:21:01 PM
The president of Loyola University of Chicago's United Student Government Association (USGA)...
3/26/2014 9:55:35 AM
Students at Loyola University in Chicago are mobilizing to undo an unprecedented Israel divestment...
3/21/2014 11:43:55 AM
The resolution calls on the university to divest from companies that do business in Israel.
3/21/2014 9:56:03 AM
The gesture-recognition technology is built inside 20 million devices, including some you may...
3/11/2014 1:17:48 PM
This year, Jews of all ages across Ukraine are celebrating Passover in spite of escalating...
4/17/2014 5:01:16 PM
The SS St. Louis Legacy Project has announced it is joining with Protravel International to...
4/9/2014 4:55:42 PM
Between 1933 and 1945, the Nazis engaged in one of the biggest art
thefts in history,...
4/4/2014 3:06:57 PM
Illinois State Representative David Harris filed House Joint Resolution 68 in an attempt “to urge...
4/4/2014 2:57:20 PM
I want to get myself in the habit of being spontaneous; I'm never getting rid of my "travel bug."
2/27/2014 11:31:33 AM
Malina will speak at the Annual JUF Standard Club Dinner on "How to Remain a Mensch in Hollywood."
4/4/2014 2:15:23 PM
Here’s our “Seder” of
arts and culture events for April.
4/4/2014 10:18:30 AM
Michelle Friedman releases 'Close Your Eyes'
4/4/2014 10:11:46 AM
Vadim Gluzman and Angela Yoffe are married to each other—and music
4/4/2014 10:06:46 AM
The story of two brothers divided during Nazi Germany
4/4/2014 9:57:47 AM