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Jewish Music from the Dawn of the Millennium at Lakeside Congregation
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Jewish Music…from the Beginning

With roots going back to Gregorian chants, Jewish music reflects the history of the world. Medieval love songs, fiery flamenco, Mediterranean lullabies and Renaissance choirs … Read more ›

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North Shore Congregation Israel and B’nai Torah Join Forces to Provide New Opportunities for Their Membership

Highland Park, IL, April 18, 2012—B’nai Torah and North Shore Congregation Israel have agreed to optimize their joint resources to create new and dynamic educational … Read more ›

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Am Yisrael Women's Mitzvah Group presents 'Gefilte Fish' Movie on April 18

Join the Women's Mitzvah Group of Am Yisrael on Wednesday, April 18 at 7:30 pm for a movie screening and discussion of 'Gefilte Fish', an … Read more ›

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Hagigat Yisrael: A Yom Ha’atzmaut Celebration

Celebrate Israel's 64th birthday through art, archaeology, food, film, & dance at North Suburban Synagogue Beth El on Wednesday, April 25, 2012. The celebration will … Read more ›

Rabbi Debra Newman Kamin will lead a discussion about "Women in the Exodus Story" with Am Yisrael's WMG and BHCBE Sisterhood on Tuesday evening, March 20 (Photo by Lois Bernstein)
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Rabbi Debra Newman Kamin presents "Women in the Exodus Story" at Am Yisrael on March 20th

Rabbi Debra Newman Kamin presents "Women in the Exodus Story" at Am YisraelJoin Am Yisrael's Women's Mitzvah Group, in partnership with the Beth Hillel Congregation … Read more ›

NSS Beth El helped pack food packets for Northern Illinois Food Bank
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North Suburban Synagogue Beth El reaches out to the community

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El in Highland Park sponsored a synagogue-wide Mitzvah Day on February 26. Congregants were asked to participate in a variety of … Read more ›

South African Author David Schmahmann
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South African Author to Present at Local Synagogue

Author David Schmahmann will present on the Jews of South Africa on Sunday, March 11 at 9:30 AM at North Suburban Synagogue Beth El in … Read more ›

Church asks Derrick Rose to intercede in trademark dispute

A Lake County pastor is imploring Bulls star Derrick Rose to help end Adidas’ legal attack on his congregation over a trademark dispute involving the … Read more ›

Rabbi Daniel Moscowitz Lights the Menorahas State Senator Ira Silverstein looks on. (Photography by Yakov)
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Many in the Hands of the Few

Many in the Hands of the Few-Rabbi Daniel Moscowitz You delivered the mighty into the hands of the weak, the many into the hands of … Read more ›

St. Stephens Lutheran Church  received far more gifts than those stolen and  will be able to help more than twice the number of children and families this holiday season. ( Photo from St. Stephens Lutheran Church)

St. Stephens spreads the wealth after gifts replaced twofold

Christmas gifts stolen from St. Stephen Lutheran Church have not only been replaced, they’ve more than doubled thanks to the generosity of the community. “Brand … Read more ›