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Simcha Events Tips for Success

Finding a culturally aware DJ whose knowledge of Jewish music doesn’t end on Hava Nagila can be hard, but Simcha Events has got you covered! During our interview with Yoni and Ewa, the newest Chicago power couple, we learned so much about the rules and customs involved in running any but

ChiTribe PreShow Exclusive

Reporting Live from The Biggest Jewish Event in Chicago Who are you wearing? Who are you dating? Is there anyone named Josh? Josh!!!   Hosts: Shaily and Rebecca   Originally filmed for Instagram @YourChiTribe Formatted for the Youtube Screen All Music Credit to Wedding Crashers Soundtrack


ChiTribe Chinese Food and Chill 2018

All I want for Christmas is Jews! Kick it  old testament with your ChiTribe for the Jewish Christmas classic: Chinese Food and a Movie GET YOUR TICKET TICKETS TODAY 🎟️$20 Tickets Online: Costs covers space rental and food Chinese food or it didn’t happen: Veggie Chinese Food Buffet 🍺1 Free Drink + Cash

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Time for a YidLife Crisis

Interview by Rebecca Joey Schwab Written by Becky Adelberg We had the chance to speak to YidLife Crisis, the dynamic duo Jamie (“Chaimie”) and Eli (“Leizer”) hailing from Montreal, Quebec, about their Yiddish webseries, which currently has over 3 million video views and 30k subscribers.   Where are you from

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Oy 2 the World: The Christmas Eve Comedy Show

‘Tis the Season to be Jewish… Don’t Miss Out on the Christmas Comedy that has nothing to do with Jesus!  ARE YOU… Sick of being left with no plans on Christmas eve? ARE YOU… Resigned to eating Chinese food but have no one to share it with? DO YOU… Feel

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The Birth of the Matzo Bash in Chicago

 There is a chasidic story about two boys from the North Shore of Chicago that went to study at the University of Illinois in Champaign Urbana. Have you heard this one before? One joined AEPi, the other ZBT. Yeah, you’ve heard this one before…But we promise this is a story

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The Low Key Shabbat Experience You Should Know About

The Story of Friday Night and Creating a Low Key Shabbat Experience The struggle can be real when you move to Chicago from another state. The Jewish community of Chicago often return back home so it can be difficult for newcomers to find their roots. When Rabbis Carlie and Ryan

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Jewish Person of the Week Jonathan Kamel

Let’s meet Jewish Person of the Week, Jonathan Kamel Where did you grow up? I grew up in the city, in Lincoln park (shocker, I know). I went to Walter Payton college prep for high school (Go Grizzlies!) and Anshe Emet for synagogue. I love it here and couldn’t see

Bringing the Light From Generation to Generation

Bubbe and Zayde, Saba and Safta, Nanny and Papa, Grandma and Grandpa.  These are all of the names we call our grandparents, who for many of us have brightly lit the path for Jewish life in all of our childhoods.  For Carly, her Nanny and Papa (Z”L) have inspired her to