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Books, other artifacts buried in sacred Jewish ceremony 2012-08-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 30, 2012 , p. 29 Memorial Park Cemetery, Weill, Rabbi Jeffrey, Kayman, Marshall, Religion - Judaism, Congregation Ezra Habonim-The Niles Township Jewish Congregation (NTJC), Weinstein Funeral Home
School offers Jewish learning for area high school students 2007-10-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 18, 2007, p. 19 Temple Beth Israel, Schools - Parochial, Religion - Judaism, Florence Melton Communiteen High School
Community Center 2007-10-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 4, 2007, p. 7 Woll, Maurice, Woll, Michal Myers, Glickman, Rick, Woll, Aviva, Business, Religion - Judaism, Dream Kitchens
Faith in our Towns 2006-08-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 10, 2006, p. 69 Synagogues, Religion - Judaism, Crystal, Rabbi Darryl P., Temple Judea Mizpah
New rabbi welcomed at Temple Judea Mizpah 2006-07-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 13, 2006, p. 8 Synagogues, Religion - Judaism, Crystal, Rabbi Darryl P., Temple Judea Mizpah
Faith in our Towns 2006-07-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 13, 2006, p. 71 Persian Iran Hebrew Congregation, Synagogues, Religion - Judaism
Skokie Community Center 2006-02-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 23, 2006, p. 7 Kim, Michelle, Family, Maningrat, Joel, Wexler, Jayne, Swanson, Greg, Northwest Suburban Jewish Congregation, Religion - Judaism, Maningat, Jiselle Lolita, Guzman, Cristal, Ven, Kimeng, Cohen, Rabbi Kenneth, Fairview South School, Cowen, Lauren, Parents and parenting, Swanson, Liz, Public School District 72 - Student activities
Teen's horn blowing lands him in national competition 2005-09-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 29, 2005, p. 10 Religion - Judaism, Dayan, Max, Musical instruments
Skokie Community Center 2005-09-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 1, 2005, p. 7 Shyman, Daniel, Kolpas, Laurie, Melman, Lori, Religion - Judaism, Rogoski, Claire, Awards, prizes, etc., Public School District 73 1/2 - Teachers and personnel
Rabbi scholar offers thoughts on pope's death 2005-04-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 7, 2005, p. 5 Pope John Paul II, Chicago Board of Rabbis, Religion - Christianity, Religion - Judaism, Death
Skokie brothers share gift of warmth 2004-01-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 8, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 4 Business - Hotels and motels, Weiss, Jake, Holiday Inn North Shore, Peckham, Douglas, Charities, Religion - Judaism
Teen's journey to adulthood provides warmth for others 2004-01-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 1, 2004, p. 3 Business - Hotels and motels, Weiss, Jake, Holiday Inn North Shore, Teenagers, Charities, Religion - Judaism
A good beginning 2003-12-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 4, 2003, p. 20 Religion - Islam, Religion - Christianity, Religion - Judaism, Editorial, Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), Students
Local students share meals, faith 2003-11-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 27, 2003, p. 11 Religion - Islam, Religion - Christianity, Religion - Judaism, Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), Students
Schoen cherishes JCC connections 2003-11-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 6, 2003, p. 5 Schoen, Alan, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Religion - Judaism, Jewish Community Centers of Chicago (JCC)
JCC celebrates century of service 2003-11-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 6, 2003, p. 5 Levine, Marty, Anniversaries and birthdays, Religion - Judaism, Jewish Community Centers of Chicago (JCC)
Jewish community Centers celebrate 100 years 2003-09-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 25, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fundraising and fundraisers, Cutler, Norman, Anniversaries and birthdays, Religion - Judaism, Jewish Community Centers of Chicago (JCC)
Skokie rabbi named national co-chair for camp commission 2003-04-03 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 3, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 5 Jewish Reconstruction Federation, Weiner-Kaplan, Eitan, Religion - Judaism
Jews' role in politics forum topic March 23 2003-03-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 13, 2003, p. 10 Fleischer, Adam, Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Russo, Rebecca, Politics, Religion - Judaism, Radler, F. David
Jeff & Janis recorded "At Last 2002-12-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 5, 2002, p. B3 Music, Jeff & Janis, Religion - Judaism
Chabad group takes sukkas on the road 2002-09-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 26, 2002, p. 5 Holidays and celebrations - Sukkot, Posner, Yochanan, Posner, Eliezer, Religion - Judaism, Lubavitch Chabad House of Skokie
Sukkot celebrates the bounty of autumn 2002-09-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 19, 2002, Sec. 2, p. 1 Holidays and celebrations - Sukkot, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Religion - Judaism, Lubavitch Chabad of Illinois, Jewish Community Centers of Chicago (JCC), Mizrahi, Rabbi Nina
Rabbis reflect on deeper messages after a turbulent year 2002-09-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 12, 2002, p. 75 Holidays and celebrations - Yom Kippur, Terrorism, Congregation Kol Emeth, Schechter, Rabbi Barry, Religion - Judaism
Congregations plan historic merger in '03 2002-08-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 22, 2002, p. 3 Cohen, Melvin, Congregation Kehillat Shalom, Carroll, Allan, Synagogues, Religion - Judaism, Special schools and classes, Congregation Ezra Habonim-The Niles Township Jewish Congregation (NTJC), Alexander, Sarah Barton, Congregation Bnai Emunah, Gutterman, Joan
JUF emergency drive funds relief in Israel 2002-07-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 25, 2002, p. 11 Congregation Yehuda Moshe, Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago (JUF), Fundraising and fundraisers, Congregation Ezra Habonim-The Niles Township Jewish Congregation (NTJC), Wolk, Yale, Temple Beth Israel, Religion - Judaism, Lincolnwood Jewish Congregation, Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation, Rosenburg, Kenneth, Miller, Ken, Jewish Agency for Israel, Beth Emet the Free Synagogue, Shafter, Shiree, Farber, Joel, Organizations and societies
Fest celebrates Jewish culture 2002-06-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 13, 2002, p. B3 Greater Chicago Jewish Folk Arts Festival, Jewish Production Organization for Cultural Events and Theater (POCET), Fairs and festivals, Arts and crafts, Religion - Judaism, Lorge, Michael
Ragir seder brings Passover to all 2002-04-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 4, 2002, p. 5 Ragir, Marshall, Ragir, John, Lippitz, Lori, Ragir, Mike, Ragir, Robert, Ragir, Judith, Religion - Judaism, Holidays and celebrations - Passover, Ragir, Norma, Novik, Irwin, Boris, Sol, Boris, Leona, Feig, Maurice, David, Liz, Nemtzow, Sam
Family marks special bat mitzvah 2002-03-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 28, 2002, p. 5 Weinberg, Michael, Temple Beth Israel, Halperin, Celia, Poneman, Debra, Religion - Judaism, Poneman, Deanna
Mitzvah supports Israel ambulances 2002-03-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 14, 2002, p. 77 Magen David Adom (MDA), Weiner-Kaplan, Eitan, Volunteer work, Fundraising and fundraisers, Weiner-Kaplow, Ayal, Religion - Judaism, Kenzler, Gary
Nasatir-a natural leader 2002-02-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 21, 2002, p. D8 Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago (JUF), Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, Nasatir, Steven, Fundraising and fundraisers, Organizations and societies, Religion - Judaism
Jews returning to their roots for Rosh Hashana 2001-09-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 13, 2001, p. 69 Education, Holidays and celebrations - Rosh Hashanah, Community Kollel, Karsha, Yehoshua, Elkins, Abby, Cohen, Maya, Religion - Judaism, Cohen, Janet, Kahn, Zev, Torah Learning Center
Area's first Conservative Jewish high school to open in Morton Grove 2001-08-16 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 16, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 7 Schools - Parochial, Stein, Roslyn, Northwest Suburban Jewish Congregation, Religion - Judaism, Goldberg, Elliot, Chicagoland Jewish High School
Genealogy braids ropes of the past 2001-06-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 14, 2001, p. 79 Organizations and societies, Religion - Judaism, Lebovitz, David, Sackheim, George, Jewish Genealogy Society of Illinois
Conference a way to start journey 2001-06-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 14, 2001, p. 79 Midwest Jewish Genealogical Conference, Organizations and societies, Lebovitz, David, Religion - Judaism, Sackheim, George, Jewish Genealogical Society
B'nai B'rith to honor top Jewish athletes 2001-06-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 7, 2001, Sec. 3, p. 2 B'nai B'rith Sports Lodge, Religion - Judaism, Sports, Outstanding Chicago Area Jewish High School Athletes, Awards, prizes, etc.
Congregation hosts visit from Ukraine 2001-04-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 19, 2001, p. 75 Temple Beth Israel, Ayzenshtat, Grigoriy, Religion - Judaism, Minkov, Vladimir, Travel, Petrushenko, Grigoriy (Grisha), Ayzenshtat, Mila, Weinberg, Michael, Levit, Boris, Konotop, Ukraine
Sharing songs of their heritage 2001-04-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 12, 2001, p. B3 Fine, Janis, Music, Winter, Jeff, Jeff & Janis, Religion - Judaism
Jewish music 2001-04-05 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 5, 2001, Sec. 2, p. 1 Music, Emanuel Congregation, Friedman, Michelle Drucker, Anshe Emet Synagogue, Mizrahi, Hazzan Alberto, Religion - Judaism
Keshet - a rainbow of hope 2001-02-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 22, 2001, p. D8 Keshet, Disabled - Physically, Coe, Shari, Disabled - Mentally, Disabled - Developmentally, Organizations and societies, Weinstein, Janie, Religion - Judaism, Weiner, Judy, Rudin, Debbie
Jewish pols pleased with Dem veep pick 2000-08-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 17, 2000, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Lieberman, Joseph, Gleicher, David, Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Gore, Albert, Van Dusen, George, Religion - Judaism
Journey to rabbinate takes many turns 2000-07-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 27, 2000, p. 65 Religion - Judaism, Clergy, Korotkin, Rabbi Audrey, Temple Judea Mizpah
Art on the doorframe : Condo mezuzahs create a gallery of religious art 2000-07-20 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 20, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 1 Art, Mezuzahs of Barclay Place, The, Miller, David, Authors, Religion - Judaism, Books, Friend, Beverly, Barclay Place
Coming together for good things 2000-06-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 8, 2000, p. B7 Greater Chicago Jewish Folk Arts Festival, Jewish Production Organization for Cultural Events and Theater (POCET), Bikel, Theodore, Fairs and festivals, Arts and crafts, Religion - Judaism, Lorge, Michael
You don't have to be Jewish to enjoy this fest 2000-06-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 8, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 1 Drucker, Lisa, Greater Chicago Jewish Folk Arts Festival, Rosenberg, Stuart, Fairs and festivals, Arts and crafts, Religion - Judaism, Lorge, Michael, Bark, Caryn
Millennium wait is much longer for some 1999-12-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 30, 1999, p. 85 Religion - Christianity, Schechter, Rabbi Barry, History, Religion - Judaism
Skokie Dunkin' Donuts becomes second kosher store in Midwest 1999-11-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 25, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Panjwani, Ray, Dunkin' Donuts, Religion - Judaism, Chicago Kashruth Association, Business - Resale and thrift shops, Wiesenthal, Rabbi Rallis
New Jewish web site is drawing a crowd 1999-09-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 9, 1999, p. 19 Rozner, Jory, Religion - Judaism, Internet
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
Orthodox women to meet on issues 1998-11-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 19, 1998, p. 85 Women, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Midwest Conference on Women, Halakha and Modernity, Religion - Judaism, Garfinkel, Tzivia
Congregation casts out sins 1998-10-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 1, 1998, p. 8 Festenstein, Rob, Northwest Suburban Jewish Congregation, Religion - Judaism
Observing the Days of Awe 1998-09-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 17, 1998, p. 89 Holidays and celebrations - Rosh Hashanah, Holidays and celebrations - Yom Kippur, Posner, Rabbi Yosef I., Schechter, Rabbi Barry, Lasovsky, Rabbi Louis, Berkson, Rabbi Marc, Religion - Judaism
Fragile Jewish parchments repaired as an act of faith 1998-07-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 16, 1998, p. 3 Chicago Rabbinical Society, Dov Lubin, Shalom, Yeshiva Hakayitz, Religion - Judaism, Books, Lubavitch Chabad of Illinois, Wolf, Aaron
Local Jewish information made Internet accessible 1998-06-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 18, 1998, p. 20 Greater Chicago Jewish Folk Arts Festival, Dawn Schuman Institute of Jewish Learning, Religion - Judaism, Rosenblum's World of Judaica, Virtual Jewish Chicago, Chicago Jewish News, Internet
Jewish festival Saturday 1998-06-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 11, 1998, p. 12 Greater Chicago Jewish Folk Arts Festival, Fairs and festivals, Arts and crafts, Religion - Judaism
An Israeli journey of fear and hope 1998-05-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 21, 1998, p. 98 Israel, Szackamer, Giszel, Religion - Judaism, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Keeping up with the community : After 35 years on the airwaves, Skokie's Bernie Finkel knows what loyal listeners like to hear 1998-03-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 19, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Jewish Community Hour, Radio and radio broadcasting, Finkel, Bernie, Religion - Judaism
Custom-tailored tunes : Staying specialized helps North Town music store hit high note 1998-02-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 26, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Juke Box, The, Business - Retail, Music, Mashiach, Talia, Religion - Judaism, Mashiach, Shmuel
Listen Up! Mixes it up : Quartet puts eclectic spin on traditional Yiddish favorites 1998-02-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 19, 1998, p. B3 Music, Packowitz, Ron, Listen Up! A Cappella, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Singer, Rebecca, Mendelson, Michael, Religion - Judaism, Singer, Steve
Listen up : You'll like Listen Up! 1998-02-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 19, 1998, Sec. 2, p. 1 Music, Packowitz, Ron, Klein, Rebecca, Listen Up! A Cappella, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Mendelson, Michael, Religion - Judaism, Singer, Steve
Ancient words, modern bear : Jewish rock group spreads the message with music 1998-01-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 1998, p. B10 Skokie Valley Agudath Jacob Traditional Synagogue, Jacoby, Mitch, Cooper, Ely, Margulis, David, Prero, Elisha, Kantner, Matt, Religion - Judaism, Music, Herskovits, Harvey, Even sh-siyah
A day in the life 1998-01-22 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 22, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 5 Music, Even sh-siyah, Jacoby, Mitch, Cooper, Ely, Margulis, David, Prero, Elisha, Kantner, Matt, Religion - Judaism
Louis Brandeis Slept Here' : Lawyer pens entertaining history of Jews in America 1998-01-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 1, 1998, p. B1 Gleicher, David, Authors, Books, Religion - Judaism, Louis Brandeis Slept Here: A Slightly Cynical History of American Jews
Rabbi Brief visits Washington 1997-12-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 11, 1997, p. 16 Golden Shofar Colloquium of State of Israel Bonds' National Rabbinic Cabinet, Religion - Judaism, Brief, Rabbi Neil
A day in the life 1997-12-04 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 4, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 11 Gleicher, David, Authors, Books, Religion - Judaism, Louis Brandeis Slept Here: A Slightly Cynical History of American Jews
A day in the life 1997-10-16 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 16, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 6 Congregation Kol Emeth, Synagogues, Schechter, Rabbi Barry, Religion - Judaism
Fabrangen fiddles for fun and faith 1997-09-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 11, 1997, p. B1 Shneyer, David, Fabrangen Fiddlers, The, Oresky, Alan, Robinson, Larry, Roemer, Sue, Niles North High School, Religion - Judaism, Stone, Theo, Concerts
New rabbi spent time 'Down Under' before settling in Skokie 1997-09-04 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 4, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Valley Agudath Jacob Traditional Synagogue, Engel, Rabbi Jack, Synagogues, Religion - Judaism
Bat Mitzvah rite enriches local women 1997-07-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 17, 1997, p. 83 Givertz, Fran, Bat Mitzvah, Shefsky, Laurel, Bermen, Yelen, Chalem-Brown, Hollis, Religion - Judaism, Litwin, Evelyn, Merkin, Julia, National Hadassah Convention, Women
Mikva champions service in speech 1997-04-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 17, 1997, p. 9 Lectures and lecturing, Congregation Kol Emeth, Government, Mikva, Abner, Religion - Judaism
Women and girls first at Jewish Foundation 1997-02-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 13, 1997, p. D4 Neil, Slyvia M., Jewish Women's Foundation of Chicago, The, Organizations and societies, Religion - Judaism
Hart puts heart into Vienna ark 1996-10-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 24, 1996, p. 89 Art, Hart, Bob, Hart, Sonat, Hart, Charlotte, Schultz, Ted, Religion - Judaism, Congregation Or Chadasch
Welcoming community : Kehilla seeks young unaffiliated Jewish adults 1996-08-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 29, 1996, p. 15 North Shore Kehilla, Synagogues, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Religion - Judaism, Editorial
Special seder goes global 1996-04-04 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 4, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Holidays and celebrations - Passover, Global Seder, Religion - Judaism, Project Kesher, Gratch, Sallie
Schuman Institute true to its roots 1996-02-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 8, 1996, p. 21 Polin, Leah, Dawn Schuman Institute of Jewish Learning, Religion - Judaism, Kushner, Caryl, Adult education
Youngsters learn ancient rite 1995-11-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 23, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 5 Solomon Schechter Day School - Student activities, Bobrick, Nathaniel, Cohen, Suzanne, Names, titles, etc., Religion - Judaism, Koenig, Maya, Glass, Charlotte
Holy Land distant, but pain felt here 1995-11-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 9, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Rabin, Yitzhak, Religion - Judaism, Death
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
Mezuzah Man offers 'home security 1995-09-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 21, 1995, p. 5 Wolf, Aron, Poders, Tyrone, Religion - Judaism, Poders, Bonnie
Steinsaltz heads lecture series 1995-09-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 14, 1995, p. 17 Lectures and lecturing, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Marvin N. Steon Center for Jewish Arts and Letters, Religion - Judaism, Steinsaltz, Rabbi Adin
Interfaith marriage focus of synagogue 1995-08-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 31, 1995, p. 5 Religion - Judaism, Gordon, Rabbi Sam, Marriage
Jewish immigrants helped by Family-to-Family program 1995-06-22 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 22, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 8 Immigrants, Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago (JUF), Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Charities, Religion - Judaism, Jewish Community Centers of Chicago (JCC), Family-to-Family Program (FTF)
Jewish War Veteran chief experiences special year 1995-05-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 18, 1995, p. 6 Armed Forces - Veterans, Hymes, David, War - World War II (WWII), Religion - Judaism, Jewish War Veterans (JWV)
Teen-agers from Russia become bar/bat mitzvah 1995-05-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 4, 1995, p. 10 Svishchova, Svetlana, Leberman, Aviva, Religion - Judaism, Temple Am Yisrael, Pritzker, Yan
Rabbi sees positive signs in cardinal's Israeli visit 1995-04-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 6, 1995, p. 7 Israel, Catholic-Jewish Scholars, Knobel, Rabbi Peter, Bernardin, Cardinal Joseph, Beth Emet the Free Synagogue, Religion - Judaism
Federation settles in Golf Road building 1995-02-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 9, 1995, p. 15 Jewish Family and Community Service, Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building, Skolnick, Zan, Jewish Children's Bureau, Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, Jewish Vocational Service, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Organizations and societies, Religion - Judaism
Book recounts living as Jews in Russian life 1994-01-06 A new book chronicles what it was like to have been Jewish in Russia. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 6, 1994, p. 73 Immigrants, Religion - Judaism, Books
Shalom series details key to Jewish heritage 1993-12-16 A program to teach recent immigrants about Hanukkah and Judaism, Shalom Sunday, is held at the Jewish Community Center. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 16, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Education, Immigrants, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Religion - Judaism, Holidays and celebrations - Chanukah (Hanukkah)
Weekend may lead to life commitment 1993-09-30 Anita Turtletaub works to organize shabbaton weekends for Orthodox Jewish singles. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 30, 1993, p. 5 Turtletaub, Anita, Religion - Judaism, Marriage
Women work to restore Soviet Jewish culture 1993-09-30 Project Kesher has plans for the International Conference of Jewish Women. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 30, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 International Conference of Jewish Women, Religion - Judaism, Project Kesher
Peace accords sign of hope for Jewish, Islamic residents 1993-09-16 Local Jewish and Islamic residents are hopeful about the prospects for peace in the Middle East. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 16, 1993, p. 3 Religion - Islam, Religion - Judaism
Israeli war veterans share local homes 1993-08-05 Israeli war veterans have been visiting suburban Jewish homes. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 5, 1993, p. 5 Armed Forces - Veterans, Religion - Judaism
Immigrants' tales may amaze heirs someday 1993-05-13 Rosaline Herstein is collecting oral histories from Jewish immigrants from the former Soviet Union. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 13, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Immigrants, Religion - Judaism
Skokiean examines role of women in Jerusalem 1993-03-11 Following a showing of the film "Half the Kingdom" Ruth Gleicher will present her views about the position of feminism within the Orthodox Jewish community. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 11, 1993, p. 12 Women, Lectures and lecturing, Movies, Gleicher, Ruth, Religion - Judaism, Half the Kingdom
Devotion in the key of music 1993-01-07 Judith Karzen is a devoted practitioner of Jewish music. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 7, 1993, p. B3 Music, Karzen, Judith, Religion - Judaism
Educator speaks out about Jewish identity 1992-11-05 Gerald Teller, Superintendent of the Board of Jewish Education in Chicago, says that it is important to accept those with views that are different from our own. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 5, 1992, p. 12 Education, Religion - Judaism, Board of Jewish Education
Trustees call ritual a funeral home job 1991-07-18 Skokie trustees approved a plan commission recommendation that zoning amendments not be changed to allow Tahara, a Jewish ritual washing of the dead, at a funerary business. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 18, 1991, p. 3 Business - Funeral homes, Zoning, Skokie Board of Trustees, Lloyd Mandel Funerals, Religion - Judaism
Corpse-washing ritual nixed for Dempster mall 1991-07-18 The village board rejected a funeral-arrangement firm's request to allow corpse washing rituals at a Dempster St. office. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 18, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Funeral homes, Zoning, Skokie Board of Trustees, Lloyd Mandel Funerals, Religion - Judaism
Peek at the week 1991-02-28 Jerry Meites will speak about the "History of the Jews in Chicago," at the Skokie Public Library on March 5. Meites is the author of the book which was first published in 1924 and then reissued last fall. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 28, 1991, p. 81 Authors, Meites, Jerry, Religion - Judaism, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, History of the Jews in Chicago, The
Center for Soviet Jews ready to help 1990-03-08 Shalom Center, the $20 million orientation program set up in the Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center is expected to annually give as many as 5,000 Soviet and other Jewish emigres a wide range of assistance. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 8, 1990, p. 3 Immigrants, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Religion - Judaism, Shalom Center, Social agencies
Hundreds of Soviet Jews welcome 1st new year 1989-10-05 Close to 700 newly-arrived Jewish Soviet immigrants attended a special Rosh Hashanah dinner and service at the Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 5, 1989, p. 3 Holidays and celebrations - Rosh Hashanah, Immigrants, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Religion - Judaism
Ex-POW recollects lost teeth, lost name 1988-10-13 Skokie resident Leonard Fishman was held prisoner by the Germans during World War II and was forced to hide his Jewish identity. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 13, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fishman, Leonard, War - World War II (WWII), Religion - Judaism, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Rabbis respond 1979-05-31 Area rabbis said they were offended by plans to alter Skokie's "Jewish image". Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 31, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Religion - Judaism, Skokie
Smith blasts coverage of 'image' plan 1979-05-31 Interview with Mayor Smith about the newspaper article in which four Trustees advocated fighting Skokie's "Jewish image". Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 31, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Religion - Judaism, Skokie
Village surveys' validity disputed 1979-02-11 Survey results indicating more than 50% of residents are Jewish have been disputed. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, February 11, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Surveys and studies, Religion - Judaism
Warn of candy peril 1979-01-25 Skokie Police are warning about candy "earmarked for Jewish families". The FBI indicates the Palestinian Liberation Organization may be involved. The News, Thursday, January 25, 1979, p. 9 Religion - Judaism, Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO), Skokie Police Department
JDL chieftan says 'no march in Skokie 1978-03-16 At press conference Jewish Defense League chief says there will be "no Nazi march in Skokie". The News, Thursday, March 16, 1978, p. 4 National Socialist Party of America, Religion - Judaism, Jewish Defense League
Survivors plan anti-march rally 1978-03-09 Chicago area Jewish leaders call for a peaceful rally at same time of march by Nazi party. The News, Thursday, March 9, 1978, p. 3 National Socialist Party of America, Religion - Judaism
Skokie numbers game: How many Jews are there? 1978-03-09 Skokie officials believe there are less than 40,000 Jews in the community. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 9, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 3 Religion - Judaism, Population
Hebrew College opens info center 1978-02-09 Hebrew Theological College is opening the Jewish Information Center, to assist Jews in understanding their heritage. The News, Thursday, February 9, 1978, p. 13 Religion - Judaism, Hebrew Theological College