Stories from around the Chicago-area Jewish community.

Sheerit Hapleitah teams with Illinois Holocaust Museum for annual commemoration, which this year will be in Wilmette.


Rabbi Poupko tells the stories of two fictional women grappling with their Jewish identities during times of conflict between Jewish identity and modernity.


The Chicago effort was coordinated by JUF’s TOV Network, the organization’s volunteer network that aims to help repair the world.

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Pritzkers add a new dimension to a Springfield tradition

Religious authorities say it is incumbent upon Jews to get inoculated. 

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The League's most prominent Jewish player has more hits, doubles, and runs driven in against the North Siders than he has against any other opponent.


 Chicago’s Standard Club celebrates its 150th anniversary in 2019

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Passover options abound throughout the Chicago area. Find your way to celebrate with the local Jewish community this year.


The stories of several Torahs rescued from the Holocaust that have made their way to Chicago.


Drybar founder Alli Webb spoke at the joint JUF Professionals Network and Young Women's City Council event.

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