Wednesday Jul 9
Mosquito District spraying scheduled for tonight
The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District has scheduled a spraying effort for portions of Glenview, Northfield and Northbrook for Wednesday night between 8:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m. Thursday morning, weather permitting.
Kaddish for Jacob Scotch revisited, a shameful American tale
Author's Note: The Sages of Israel teach that the most selfless kindness one man can do for another is to accompany him to his final resting place-considered sacrosanct in American criminal law and Jewish religious law .
Local Author Scratches Masterpiece in The Virgin Coop: a broken trilogy
Described as "Off beat! Unusual! But, very creative and charming!" by Al Gini of Loyola University Chicago, this collection of stories, poems, and vignettes carries a deeply spiritual message.
Wheeling to field 911 calls from Des Plaines
Starting next year, anyone who calls 911 for police in Des Plaines will get their call answered by someone in Wheeling -- the result of a five-year contract approved by Des Plaines' city council Monday.
Kaddish for Jacob Scotch
Author's Note: There is a Talmudic maxim that, in discussing the domino effect of sin, concludes with the Aramaic phrase, "Kol Yisrael arevim zeh b'zeh", meaning all of Israel are responsible, each man for his fellow."