The Daily Northwestern

Chabad House rabbi calls for donations, open dialogue in face of menorah damage

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 7, 2014

Two weeks after the menorah in front of the Tannenbaum Chabad House was vandalized, its rabbi is looking to the Northwestern network and the local community to fund a replacement for the Jewish symbol. The harm that the menorah...

Updated: Police looking for individual who overturned Chabad House menorah

Cat Zakrzewski, Reporter

May 22, 2014

The Evanston Police Department is trying to identify the person who pushed over a menorah at the Tannenbaum Chabad House last weekend. Early Saturday, a white male tipped over the large metal menorah, shattering a light bulb...

Updated: Judge dismisses religious discrimination lawsuit against Northwestern in Chabad House disaffiliation

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

December 27, 2013

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Northwestern alleging religious discrimination in its 2012 disaffiliation with Tannenbaum Chabad House. In a summary judgment filed Dec. 19, U.S. District Court Judge John Darrah said...