Competitions picked for JCC Maccabi Games

By Chad Tessmer In mid-November, Milwaukee received the final list of athletic competitions it was awarded as host community for the 2015 JCC Maccabi Games. Announcement of the sports for the Milwaukee Games — which will kick off at the BMO Harris Bradley Center on Aug. 2 — is a major milestone as local leaders

Milwaukeeans witness 2014 Maccabi Games to plan 2015

By Chad Tessmer It was a summer of travel for participants in the JCC Maccabi Games, as Milwaukee’s Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center prepares to host the Games for the first time since 1997. With Team Milwaukee descending on Boca Raton to compete; members of the Games Steering Committee traveling to Detroit