I couldn't help thinking about the irony of the juxtaposition of our celebration of Purim, commemorating a time when the Jews were powerless and through the actions of Mordecai and Esther we were able to win the day, and the recent primary elections in our hometown of Chicago.
Grassroots organization works to unite and improve West Rogers Park
by Mira Temkin
|In its heyday in the 50s and 60s, Devon Ave. was the heart of the community with a thriving, vibrant retail district. Then the demographics began to shift, impacting the neighborhood and the retail environment as we...|