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Police step up holiday road enforcement 2012-08-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 23, 2012 , p. 13 Holidays and celebrations, Pawlak, Sgt. David, Skokie Police Department
Day of the Dead celebrated in downtown Skokie 2011-11-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 3, 2011 , p. 13 Libertad, Horyn, Andrea, Bughouse Studio, The, Holidays and celebrations, Maks, Kailey, Javed, Moiz
District 73.5 schools stay open on religious holidays 2011-02-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 17, 2011 , p. 6 Public School District 73 1/2 - Board, Holidays and celebrations, Barr, Karen, Novak, Brian, Quane, Bob, Montgomery, Brian, Public School District 73 1/2 - Schedule
District 73.5 grapples with annual calendar question 2011-01-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 27, 2011 , p. 12 Public School District 73 1/2 - Policies, Holidays and celebrations, Quane, Bob, Rosen, Andi, Montgomery, Brian, Donegan, Kate
District 73.5 to keep school open during religious holidays 2010-02-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 18, 2010 , p. 10 Public School District 73 1/2 - Board, McNelis, James, Holidays and celebrations, Barr, Karen, Quane, Bob, Rosen, Andi, Montgomery, Brian, Public School District 73 1/2 - Schedule, Abraham, Charlene
More districts consider calendar changes 2010-02-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 4, 2010 , p. 13 Public School District 73 1/2 - Security, Holidays and celebrations, McTague, Frances, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Schedule, Public School District 68 - Schedule
Jan. 23 Republic Day honors Indian culture 2010-01-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 21, 2010 , p. 12 Holidays and celebrations, Indian Community of Niles Township
Outdoor Shabbat 2009-08-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 20, 2009, p. 5 Holidays and celebrations, Memis-Foler, Rabbi Amy L., Temple Judea Mizpah, Weiner-Kaplow, Elana
District 73.5 takes up calendar holidays again 2009-01-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 2009, p. 8 Public School District 73 1/2 - Board, Holidays and celebrations, Donegan, Kate
Will District 73.5 relent on unique calendar positions? 2009-01-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 2009, p. 11 Public School District 73 1/2 - Board, McNelis, James, Holidays and celebrations, Rosen, Andrea, Montgomery, Brian, Donegan, Kate
Police plan crackdown on holiday impaired driving 2008-08-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 28, 2008, p. 7 Holidays and celebrations, Crime and criminals - Drunk driving, Pawlak, Sgt. David, Skokie Police Department
Hotels donate rooms to families of patients 2007-12-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 20, 2007, p. 10 Business - Hotels and motels, Holiday Inn North Shore, Holidays and celebrations, Hampton Inn and Suites, Doubletree Hotel North Shore, Comfort Inn - North Shore
Buildings, plans dominate 2006 2006-12-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 28, 2006, p. 10 Isaacs, Mike, Skokie - City planning, Internet, Illinois Science and Technology Park, Early Education Center, Crime and criminals - Homicide, Holidays and celebrations, Niles North High School, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Jung, Jung Yon, Oliver McCracken Middle School, Museums, Elizabeth Meyer School, Crime and criminals - Sex crimes, Codell, Neil, Enriquez, Bibiana, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Security, Luna, Arturo, Public School District 68 - Statistics, Meis, Douglas R., Crime and criminals - Murder, Dahlquist, Michael J., Theaters, Traffic accidents, Middleton Elementary School, Acri, Bob, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Tlatenchi, Maria, Skokie Theatre, Rosen, Andrea, Freeman, Robert, Sliwinski, Jeanette, Public School District 73 1/2 - Board, Glick, John R., Tlatenchi, Pablo, Holocaust Memorial Museum
Schools to remain open during religious holidays 2006-02-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 16, 2006, p. 5 Allen, Beth, Polakoff, Joan, Public School District 73 1/2 - Board, McGowan, James, Barr, Karen, Quane, Bob, Gunther, Vicki, Rosen, Andrea, Public School District 73 1/2 - Policies, McNelis, James, Holidays and celebrations
Skokie Board Briefs 2005-04-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 14, 2005, p. 11 Skokie Human Relations Commission, Siegel, Andrea, Camnitzer, Henry, Alter, Michael, Klepper, Manfred, Holidays and celebrations, Mittenthal, Ethel, Gross, Eva, Schwartz, Edward, Shemroske, Patrick, Nicholas, Earl, Awards, prizes, etc., Lang, William, Potash, Edward, Garbarini, Pamela, Leiseca, Mario, Waxberg, Ellen, Lang, Esther B., Maloney, Nancy, Ordinances, Goldstein, Janice, Liebling, Leonard, Kornblith, Gordon, Wang, George, Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Traffic Safety Commission, Gerstner, Alan, Skokie Fine Arts Commission, Skokie Beautification and Improvement Commission, Ruber, Barbara L., Mon, Francis
Ageless celebration 2004-05-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 6, 2004, p. 5 Brosnan, Elsie, Lynne Stiefel, Holidays and celebrations, Kathy Routliffe
The true spirit of the holidays 2000-11-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 23, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 6 Holidays and celebrations, Volunteer work, Charities, Editorial
Security hike urged during high holidays 1999-09-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 2, 1999, p. 3 Hirschhaut, Richard, Safety devices and measures, Yaffe, Robert, Holidays and celebrations, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Religion - Judaism, Jewish Relations Community Council of the Jewish United Fund, Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith
Jewish facilities tighten security for High Holidays 1999-08-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 26, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Jewish Community Relations Council, Safety devices and measures, Lubavitch Chabad, Holidays and celebrations, Religion - Judaism, Moscowtiz, Rabbi Daniel, Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith
D219 applies for holiday waiver 1999-07-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 1, 1999, p. 4 Holidays and celebrations, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Schedule
Dist. 219 ponders holding school on holidays 1999-06-10 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 10, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crime and criminals - Sex crimes, Holidays and celebrations, Hardy, Terrence W., Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Schedule, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel
Devonshire marks Chinese New Year 1998-02-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 5, 1998, p. 5 Bulmash, Frani, Devonshire Elementary School, Holidays and celebrations, Zaccaro, AnnMarie, Public School District 68 - Student activities, Silens, Joan
Volunteers, donors brighten holidays 1997-12-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 25, 1997, p. 67 Ordonez, Jean, Korbin, Jeanette, Volunteer work, Holidays and celebrations, Niles North for the Needy, Rivenson, Meryl, Zarefsky, Nikki, Give Hunger the Boot
District 68 mulls holiday waiver 1997-03-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 6, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Holidays and celebrations, Public School District 68 - Schedule
Holiday debate heard in District 65 : Two teachers also receive Golden Apple nominations 1997-02-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 6, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Public School District 65 - Schedule, Halvorson, Thea, SchoolSearch, Holidays and celebrations, Public School District 65 - Teachers and personnel, Livatino, Francine, Public School District 65 - Awards, prizes, etc.
Celebrate wisely 1996-12-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 12, 1996, p. 16 Holidays and celebrations, Crime and criminals - Drunk driving, Editorial
School District 65 mulls canceling some holidays 1996-12-05 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 5, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Public School District 65 - Schedule, Holidays and celebrations
Muslims open doors to Jewish congregation 1995-10-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 5, 1995, p. 16 Islamic Cultural Center, Weintraub, Phil, Northbrook Community Synagogue, Religion - Islam, Holidays and celebrations, Agic, Senad, Religion - Judaism
Schools face December dilemma 1993-12-09 Schools must respond to all students when planning their holiday programs. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 9, 1993, p. 10 Holidays and celebrations, Separation of church and state, Schools
Dance, feast welcome year of Rooster 1993-01-21 Skokie's Chinese Language School celebrates the start of the Year of the Rooster. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 21, 1993, p. 5 Holidays and celebrations, Chinese Language School, Special schools and classes
Atheists still mad as hell 1990-08-09 The American Atheists organization will sue the Village of Skokie over the new location for the display of a menorah and nativity scene during Hanukkah and Christmas. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 9, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Holidays and celebrations, Separation of church and state, American Atheists, Litigation
Away with the manger and menorah 1990-07-19 The Skokie Village Board of Trustees voted 5-1 to move the holiday manger and menorah displays from the lawn in front of the Village Hall to a small village-owned park at Oakton and Lincoln Avenues. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 19, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Holidays and celebrations, Separation of church and state
Village told to move menorah, creche displays 1990-05-31 Legal challenges have prompted the Skokie Village Board to consider moving the site of the annual Christmas creche and Hanukah menorah display from the Village Hall lawn. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 31, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Holidays and celebrations, Separation of church and state
Village backs religious display 1990-05-10 Officials of the American Jewish Congress say that unless Skokie agrees with a compromise regarding religious displays in front of the Village Hall the organization will take the village to court. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 10, 1990, p. 3 Holidays and celebrations, Separation of church and state, American Jewish Congress
Religious display issue debated for third time 1990-05-03 Skokie village trustees will get a legal opinion next week on whether their long-standing policy allowing religious displays on the village's "Site of Civic Pride" violates the Constitution's separation of church and state. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 3, 1990, p. 3 Holidays and celebrations, Separation of church and state
Village reviewing policy on creches 1990-04-19 The village of Skokie is reviewing its policy regarding religious displays on the Village Hall front lawn. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 19, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Holidays and celebrations, Separation of church and state
Religious display rule comes under fire again 1990-02-08 The American Jewish Congress asked Skokie village trustees to reconsider Skokie's policy which allows religious displays on the village hall lawn. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 8, 1990, p. 4 Holidays and celebrations, Separation of church and state
Big swamp' ready for big weekend 1988-08-11 Skokie's Centennial Three-Day Festival will begin this weekend at Niles West High School. Village officials and a corps of volunteers planned and worked to put on the biggest celebration in Village history. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 11, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie - History, Niles West High School, Holidays and celebrations, Volunteer work, Anniversaries and birthdays
2nd half of centennial beckoning 1988-06-02 Skokie's Centennial Celebration is ongoing with a variety of events scheduled. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 2, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie - History, Holidays and celebrations, Anniversaries and birthdays
Skokie lights up hundred candles 1988-05-26 A big crowd came to Old Orchard Shopping Center May 18 to celebrate Skokie's 100th birthday. Skokie Mayor Jackie Gorell and retired Mayor Albert J. Smith participated in the festivities. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 26, 1988, p. 5 Skokie - History, Smith, Albert J., Holidays and celebrations, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Centennial Celebration, Anniversaries and birthdays, Gorell, Jacqueline
Happy birthday Skokie! Village throws big party in honor of its 100 years 1988-05-12 The Skokie Centennial Celebration Party will be held at Old Orchard Shopping Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 12, 1988, p. 5 Skokie - History, Holidays and celebrations, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Centennial Celebration, Anniversaries and birthdays
Skokie Centennial needs financial support 1988-01-07 Skokie's Centennial Celebration will include a year-long series of special events. Private donations are needed, since no tax dollars will be used for the celebration. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 7, 1988, p. 5 Skokie - History, Holidays and celebrations, Skokie Centennial Celebration, Anniversaries and birthdays
Holiday events OK in school locals say 1980-12-14 The Life newspaper conducted a survey asking opinions on religious practices at this time of year. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, December 14, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 2 Holidays and celebrations, Surveys and studies
Concert to laud birth of USAF 1975-08-07 Skokie VFW to hold bicentennial program that will commemorate the birth of the Air Force. The News, Thursday, August 7, 1975, p. 16 Holidays and celebrations, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3854
Tennis tourney yields 20 division champions 1975-07-10 Twenty winners were decided at the Skokie Bicentennial Tennis Tournament. The News, Thursday, July 10, 1975, p. 26 Sports - Tennis, Skokie Bicentennial Celebration, Holidays and celebrations, Competitions
Festival opens 200th 1975-07-10 Highlights of the Skokie Bicentennial Celebration. The News, Thursday, July 10, 1975, p. 20 Holidays and celebrations, Skokie Bicentennial Commission
Bicentennial action starts 1975-07-03 Village will begin its bicentennial celebration on Niles West grounds. The News, Thursday, July 3, 1975, p. 13 Skokie Bicentennial Celebration, Holidays and celebrations
County Fair atmosphere ushers in Bicentennial 1975-05-22 Skokie's Bicentennial Celebration will begin at Niles West. The News, Thursday, May 22, 1975, p. 4 Skokie - History, Holidays and celebrations
McNally, Rumsfeld confer: Skokian quits state position 1975-05-01 Skokie business man, Andrew McNally III, reported on state's progress and plans for bicentennial. The News, Thursday, May 1, 1975, p. 3 Holidays and celebrations, McNally, Andrew, Moore, Bob