Synagogue

A Chicago Streets & Sanitation worker cleans anti-Semitic graffiti from a garage in West Rogers Park. Several garages and a small synagogue were vandalized on Sunday. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)

Vandals Spray Anti-Semitic Graffiti On Synagogue, Garages

City crews were removing anti-Semitic graffiti from several garages and a small synagogue on the Far North Side on Monday.

12/29/2014

Several garages were found with hate-filled messages early Sunday in the West Ridge neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Synagogue, Garages Vandalized With Anti-Semitic Graffiti

Police responded to several buildings, garages that were spray painted with racial slurs, profanity Sunday in the West Ridge neighborhood on the North Side.

12/29/2014

Joseph Paul Franklin (Credit: Missouri Department of Corrections)

White Supremacist Serial Killer Executed In Missouri

Joseph Paul Franklin, a white supremacist who targeted blacks and Jews in a cross-country killing spree from 1977 to 1980, was put to death Wednesday in Missouri, the state’s first execution in nearly three years.

11/20/2013

Synagogue Graffiti

Hate Graffiti Scrawled On East Lakeview Synagogue

Police are investigating hate graffiti that was found sprayed on a synagogue and Jewish school in the East Lakeview neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Shepherd's Temple Baptist Church, originally built as the Anshe Kanesses Israel synagogue, is vacant and slated for demolition, but activists are seeking to save the 100-year-old structure. (Photo courtesy Preservation Chicago)

Activists Trying To Save 100-Year-Old Synagogue On West Side

An historic West Side synagogue has been from the wrecking ball for at least one more day.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2012