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Jill Altman

    VIP New Faces: Yariv Ben-Naim

    Meet Steven Baker, an intern with Colorado Springs Switchbacks Football Club, and one of the Intermountain Jewish News' 15 Under 40 for 2021.

    Sukkot: Why it’s the favorite holiday at our house

    Sukkot — which begins Monday evening, Sept. 20 — has long been a favorite holiday at the Altman house in Colorado Springs. For my husband and me, it is a […]

    Being a war volunteer led to the experience of a lifetime

    When the Yom Kippur War broke out in 1973, Colorado Springs’ Temple Shalom member Rosanne Miles Fahrenbruch was the costume designer for a theater production in...

    Colorado Springs mayor sustains his friendship with the Jewish community

    Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers has had an illustrious career. He has served as a deputy and chief deputy district attorney in Colorado Springs. He was an adjunct...

    Monument’s ‘unconstitutional’ monument?

    The First Amendment to the US Constitution is familiar to most Americans. It guarantees the rights of free speech and religion, among other rights, for American...

    It’s now Schuck Chapman in Colorado Springs

    When Colorado Springs first welcomed Steve and the late Joyce Schuck to town more than half a century ago, the community had no idea what dynamic personalities had...

    BBYO is the social address for Springs Jewish teens

    In a large city such as Denver, there are many opportunities for Jewish teenagers to connect with other Jewish youth: JCC, Jewish day schools, many synagogues with teen...

    Sukkah tales of joy — and wildlife — from the Springs

    “It’s still standing!” This was the daily joke in the Altman household during Sukkot. We had had our share of problems with the Colorado wind wreaking havoc on our...

    Air Force Academy’s new Jewish chaplain

    Meet Captain Saul Rappeport, the newest addition to Colorado Springs’ Jewish clergy. Rabbi Rappeport is stationed at the US Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. He...

    Temple Shalom gears up for golden anniversary

    Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs has a golden anniversary coming up in 2021. In the mid-1960s, the two existing Jewish congregations in Colorado Springs — Reform...