Skokie Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. A lesson from the Holocaust: Never stop telling the terrible storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Chicago Tribune

    ... and crying, 'Where is Mom? Where is Dad?' They said they'd follow us, but they never did." This was Betty Rieger of Skokie telling her story in 1991 at a North suburban synagogue, according to a Tribune report. The Nazis invaded Czechoslovakia in ...

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  2. It's the end of an era for America's first all-kosher supermarketRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Chaptzem Blog!

    ... Council. Located first on Devon Avenue in this city and since 1986 in a 25,000-square-foot supermarket space in Skokie, Illinois, "Hungarian" revolutionized the way kosher cooks shopped. "My father was always progressive," said Ira Kirsche, Sandor's ...

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  3. Working & Living on Mars: Students Win National ContestRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Aero-News Network

    ... living spaces that a crew needs for a long mission. The individual winner is from East Prairie Elementary School in Skokie, Illinois and the team winners are from Stoller Middle School in Portland, Oregon. "Lockheed Martin is already developing ...

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  4. Review: On the Road With Mom in 'Miss You Like Hell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | The New York Times

    ... - too much time is turned over to diversions apparently meant to be distracting or, worse, heartwarming. So in Skokie, Ill., mother and daughter meet a retired gay couple (Michael Mulheren and David Patrick Kelly) who are partway through their ...

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  5. 'What's the next step for us?': Lincolnwood trustee wants a plan for Purple Hotel siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Chicago Tribune

    ... has refused to hear out the developer's ideas. ZS Development secured the option to buy the site in January from Skokie-based North Capital Group. But the sale has not closed, and in January Village Manager Tim Wiberg said the land sale was pending, ...

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  6. Working and Living on Mars: Students Win National Generation Beyond...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 9 | District Administration

    ... ran from August - December 2017 and students could enter as individuals or as a team. The individual winner is from Skokie, Illinois and the team winners reside in Portland, Oregon. Their winning entries are available at: ...

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  7. Skokie could raise minimum age for tobacco to 21, while Niles...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Chicago Tribune

    Discount Tobacco in the 4000 block of Oakton Street, pictured April 4, 2018, would be among the retailers in Skokie that could no longer be able to sell tobacco to anyone under age 21 if the village boosts the minimum age for buying tobacco from 18. Discount Tobacco in the 4000 block of Oakton Street, pictured April 4, 2018, would be among the retailers in Skokie that could no longer be able to sell tobacco to anyone under age 21 if the village boosts the minimum age for buying tobacco from 18. With nearby towns either changing the age to legally buy tobacco products or looking to do so, leaders in Skokie say the village could be next while Niles currently plans stay put with current state law.

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  8. Deerfield senior living facility home to 6 Holocaust survivors:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Chicago Tribune

    ... to go into the detail she once did while talking to students at the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center in Skokie. Before World War II, Hertsberg was the daughter of a furrier in Riga, Latvia, living a comfortable life before the Russians ...

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  9. Skokie cop fires at armed resident, but misses, while responding to burglary alarm at his condoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Chicago Tribune

    Two Skokie police officers are on paid leave after one of them fired his gun Thursday when an armed man emerged from a residence - that turned out to be his own - where police responded to a burglar alarm, according to a Skokie Police Department news release Friday . According to the release posted on the police department's Facebook page, officers responded just before 8 p.m. to the 9700 block of Woods Drive after report of an activated burglar alarm in one of the condo units, the release states.

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  10. Arison, Jeffrey P.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Northwest Herald

    ... that has supported Jeff and our family: The Les Turner Foundation at www.lesturner.org or 5550 W. Touhy Ste. 302, Skokie, IL 60077; Team Gleason at The Gleason Initiative Foundation, P.O. Box 24493, New Orleans, LA 70184; or JourneyCare Foundation, ...

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  11. Brad Zimmerman's My Son the Waiter: a Jewish Tragedy Begins This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... off-Broadway, in Philadelphia; Boston; Atlanta; Toronto; Huntington Beach and Thousand Oaks, CA; Palm Beach, Florida; Skokie, Illinois; The Gordon Center for the Performing Arts in Maryland; the George Street Playhouse in New Brunswick, New Jersey; ...

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  12. Steel plow, cellphone, the Pill top list of best Illinois innovations, inventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | The Daily Gazette

    ... a Birth control - Development of the Pill goes back to 1952, when noretynodrel was synthesized at G.D. Searle in Skokie. In 1960 it was approved for use as birth control. a Skyscraper - The world's first skyscraper was erected in Chicago in 1885. ...

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  13. App for visually impaired launches at Skokie hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Daily Herald

    Loud Steps, a Wi-Fi-based indoor navigation tool for the blind and visually impaired, is making its U.S. commercial debut at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago in Skokie, a Waterton-owned property. Waterton , a national real estate investor and operator, together with Chicago-based Boni Global said the first U.S. commercial implementation of Loud Steps , a Wi-Fi-based indoor navigation iPhone mapping tool for the blind and visually impaired.

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  14. Police seize $3 million of marijuana in Skokie raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 31 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago police officers executed a warrant in a Skokie home in the 4800 block of North Kirk Street about 6:30 p.m. Thursday, according to a news release. It was not immediately clear why Chicago officers executed the warrant in Skokie.

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  15. Don't Passover These Damn Good Friday Kansas City News LinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Tony's Kansas City

    Hottie Erin turned in her wings as an "angel" whilst she was on top in the aftermath she has confronted some biz trouble and had to dump her lavish NYC condo . Nevertheless, she continues to work behind the scenes in the industry and we expect this modeling impresario raised in a Jewish family from humble Skokie, Illinois will soon launch her comeback.

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  16. Harsh humor, toxic relationships propel Northlight's 'Beauty Queen of Leenane'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Daily Herald

    ... does, you're on the edge of your seat. Location: Northlight Theatre, North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie, (847) 673-6300 or northlight.org/ Showtimes: 1 and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; 7:30 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; ...

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  17. Short Story Theatre Announces Evening of Family StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... searches for answers about his origins in "The Last Leader." And gets his photo taken with a world famous Russian Skokie resident John Petlicki experiences a medical emergency which helps him find his voice even though he didn't know it was missing. ...

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  18. Our constitutional right to free speech comes at a costRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... content. The attractiveness of this private-market solution is illustrated in the 1977 case when the Nazis marched in Skokie, Illinois, home to the largest density of Holocaust survivors in the United States. Skokie imposed an insurance bond ...

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  19. 'Muslim Girl' author shares challenges growing up in post-Sept. 11 worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | Chicago Tribune

    Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, author of "Muslim Girl," reads from her book Monday, March 19. 2018 at the Skokie Public Library. Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, author of "Muslim Girl," reads from her book Monday, March 19. 2018 at the Skokie Public Library.

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  20. Danger of Censorship Outweighs 'Damage' of Ugly ExpressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | News Max

    ... is arbitrary and subject to the will of the censors. Like many, I was appalled at the anticipated Nazi march through Skokie, Illinois (which never happened), but I defended the right of these barbarians to do so as First Amendment expression. As I ...

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