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Wisconsin 101: Synagogue Window of Sheboygan

In the early 20th century, millions of Jewish people fled Russia due to persecution and poor quality of life. Some ...

The Yiddish Tapes: Grandmother’s beautiful voice lives on

When I was a kid we always had shelves filled with blank cassettes. Sony, Memorex, TDK, we had them all. ...

Yiddish Music Traditions With Lil Rev

Music is a cornerstone of Jewish culture, especially during holidays and festivals. Musician Lil Rev grew up in a musical ...

Wisconsin 101: The Milwaukee-born Cookbook That Became A National Phenomenon

Before Martha Stewart and Ina Garten, there was Lizzie Kander and The Settlement Cookbook. The cookbook was the brainchild of Lizzie ...

Sol Levitan, Wisconsin’s Unlikely Politician

Bob LaFollette, Joe McCarthy and Scott Walker are among Wisconsin’s most famous politicians, but a century ago, Sol Levitan might ...