Lisbeth Levine


Skokie To Open New Holocaust Museum

By Lisbeth Levine

Skokie To Open New Holocaust Museum
When former president Bill Clinton officially opens the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center later this month, the village of Skokie will stake its claim on history. Holocaust history, to be sure, but also — and perhaps more significantly — as the place where the seeds of the Holocaust education movement in the United States were first planted in response to a neo-Nazi march.Read More


‘Wait, Those Are My Earrings’ on Michelle Obama

By Lisbeth Levine

‘Wait, Those Are My Earrings’ on Michelle Obama
The Skokie-bred Loree Rodkin is the unlikely jewelry designer behind the chandelier earrings that first lady Michelle Obama wore on election night and to the inaugural balls.Read More


The First Lady of Fashion’s Quiet Muse

By Lisbeth Levine

The First Lady of Fashion’s Quiet Muse
An Israeli-born boutique owner known for putting together edgy outfits in unexpected ways is quietly dressing one of the most famous women in the world, first lady Michelle Obama.Read More



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