Every Sabbath, the members of Congregation Am Shalom in north suburban Glencoe read a list of names aloud of the people who were killed by violence in Cook and Lake Counties that week. Very seldom do any of the victims come from the wealthy North Shore or the wider Chicago Jewish community. But the congregation reads the names anyway.
Rabbi-to-the-stars Shmuley Boteach is considering a run for Congress from New Jersey. Experts questioned a charity’s payments to him and relatives.