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FROM the FARM: Have you heard of Quinoa?

FROM the FARM: Have you heard of Quinoa?

While serving as guest speaker at Saturday's 60th Anniversary Luncheon Celebration for St. Mary's Medical Center Auxiliary of Hobart, reader Sarah Boyajian of Hammond asked me an interesting question.

October 09, 2013 12:00 am
A Telling Stage Tale: Chicago premiere of 'Signs of Life' recalls true story Czech ghetto of Holocaust

A Telling Stage Tale: Chicago premiere of 'Signs of Life' recalls true story Czech ghetto of Holocaust

Virginia S. Criste, creator of "Signs of Life," a musical drama that unfolds the true story of the Czech ghetto Theresienstadt, describes her work as "one of the most fascinating and least known stories of the Holocaust."

September 15, 2013 12:00 am Photos

Photos

 "The Pianist of Willesden" starring  Mona Golabek

"The Pianist of Willesden" starring Mona Golabek

"The Pianist of Willesden," now extended until May 25, 2013 at Royal George Theatre in Chicago stars Mona Golabek narrating a tale of music and a child's brave spirit during Nazi Germany in World War II.

May 02, 2013 12:00 am
Guy Shabtay Displays His Family Recipe for Israeli Salad

Guy Shabtay Displays His Family Recipe for Israeli Salad

Valparaiso University student Guy Shabtay displays his family recipe for Israeli Salad, a simple combination of diced fresh vegetables, including cucumber, onion and tomatoes, tossed with olive oil and lemon juice.

March 27, 2013 12:00 am
FROM the FARM: Israeli student shares perfect salad for Holy Week

FROM the FARM: Israeli student shares perfect salad for Holy Week

Phil Potempa's weekly farm column recipe.

March 27, 2013 12:00 am
1944 Yom Kippur services in Luxembourg during World War II

1944 Yom Kippur services in Luxembourg during World War II

A photograph from 1944 shows Jewish military at Yom Kippur services in Luxembourg during World War II. It is one of the images features in the traveling exhibit of the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York on display in Skokie, Ill. until June 17.

May 27, 2012 12:00 am
Grand venues

Grand venues

The Blue Dress Barn

January 29, 2012 12:00 am
borterwagner photography

borterwagner photography

Valerie and Tomas Medina, Three Oaks, Michigan

January 19, 2012 12:00 am
Ambassadors for Israel

Ambassadors for Israel

Oksana Zemach, left, visiting from Israel, prepares a meal at the Jewish Federation of Northwest Indiana in Munster. Zemach, her husband, Chami, and their children are teaching people about Israel as part of a worldwide mission program.

January 09, 2012 12:00 am
Ambassadors for Israel

Ambassadors for Israel

Oksana Zemach, right, visiting from Israel, prepares a meal with members of the Jewish Federation of Northwest Indiana in Munster.

January 09, 2012 12:00 am
Ambassadors for Israel

Ambassadors for Israel

Carol Culberg, right, of Munster, gets some pointers as Oksana Zemach, visiting from Israel, prepares a meal last week at the Jewish Federation of Northwest Indiana. Zemach and her husband, Chami, and their children are part of the Jewish Family Project and are going around the world teachin…

January 09, 2012 12:00 am

Why don't Obama, leading Democrats defend Jews?

I have seen and heard the anti-Semitic, Jew-hating members of the "Occupy Wall Street" crowd in the media. But I have not seen nor heard prominent Democrats repudiating this rather significant element of the "Occupy Wall Street" demonstrators. Instead, I have heard President Barack Obama and…

November 13, 2011 1:00 am
"The Sticky Shofar" by Shalom Sesame

"The Sticky Shofar" by Shalom Sesame

SISU Home Entertainment, $14.95, Ages 3 to 8 "The Sticky Shofar" by Shalom Sesame and Sesame Street

October 05, 2011 12:00 am
"Adventures in Israel" by Shalom Sesame

"Adventures in Israel" by Shalom Sesame

SISU Home Entertainment, $14.95, Ages 3 to 8 "Adventures in Israel" by Shalom Sesame and Sesame Street

October 05, 2011 12:00 am

Temple Beth-El marks 100th year with entertaining programs saluting Jewish artistic contributions

Linda Dunn, project director for the Bertha and Dan Rabin Library at Temple Beth-El in Munster, says it's the parade of song hits that sum up the creativity on display for a new free exhibit.

September 09, 2011 12:00 am
"The Last Act of Lilka Kadison" at Lookingglass Theatre Company

"The Last Act of Lilka Kadison" at Lookingglass Theatre Company

Nora Fiffer (seated) plays the title character in "The Last Act of Lilka Kadison," now extended at Lookingglass Theatre in Chicago through Aug. 7, playing a sick and contrary woman who recalls her youth to caregiver Menelik, played by Usman Ally, while Marilyn Dodds Frank, in background, pla…

July 13, 2011 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Lookingglass world premiere 'Last Act of Lilka Kadison' an extended stage hit

OFFBEAT: Lookingglass world premiere 'Last Act of Lilka Kadison' an extended stage hit

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 13, 2011 12:00 am
Hanukkah celebrates miracle of the lights during eight-day festival

Hanukkah celebrates miracle of the lights during eight-day festival

Re-creating the miracle of light entering a dark world begins at sundown Wednesday when Jews around the world celebrate Hanukkah, a holiday that honors a 2,174-year-old event in Jewish history.

December 01, 2010 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Holocaust survivor tells students of horror, hope

Holocaust survivor tells students of horror, hope

Holocaust survivor and Terra Haute resident Eva Kor speaks Friday to students from various Valparaiso schools in the high school auditorium. Kor was taken by the Nazis to Auschwitz concentration camp in 1944 with her twin sister, Miriam, where they were subjected to experiments at the behest…

November 05, 2010 6:03 pm
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