Montgomery Place Resident Inspires Coffee Hour for Veterans, Urges Empathy and Respect for Men and Women Who Serve

Shantha Monippallil M.D. will be leading a discussion titled “Coffee, Conviviality and Courage: A salute to our neighborhood’s veterans” on Veteran’s Day, Saturday, Nov. 11, ...
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5 Chicago Nursing Homes Named Best in the Nation

U.S. News & World Report named five Chicago facilities the Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18, up from four last year. Swedish Covenant Hospital, Astoria Place ...
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Madison Wrote Mystery Essays, Not Alexander Hamilton: David Wallace

University of Chicago Statistics Professor David L. Wallace did early work on election predictions and found that James Madison, not Alexander Hamilton, wrote 12 disputed ...
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Montgomery Place Residents Consider 13 a Lucky Number

Festooned with a paper skeleton, toy bat and stuffed cat, a tall ladder stood in the northeast corner of the private dining room of Montgomery ...
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Sisters Celebrate Jewish New Year, Joys of Family After Holocaust Separated Them

The year was 1938. Susan Hamburger, then Susan Wollman, was barely 10 and less than enthusiastic about a fourth-grade assignment to create a Rosh Hashana ...
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After the Fireworks, the Real Work of Honoring Freedom Begins

Now that Fourth of July flag-waving and fireworks have ended, it may be beneficial to consider the example of Dorothy Scheff, a 91-year-old Hyde Park ...
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