Celebrations of the High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur ended for the year but the Jewish season of rejoicing continued Wednesday with the festival known as Sukkot.Chicago writer Ellen Blum Barish was thinking about the places where her life and the deeper meanings of the holiday intersect
Tonight marks the beginning of the Jewish Festival of Lights. That's Hanukkah. Or… Chanukah? What is the right way to spell it, anyway? “I spell Chanukah C-H-A-N-U-K-A-H,” said Esther Sabo, manager of Tel Aviv Kosher Bakery on Devon Avenue.