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Andrea Jacobs
Andrea Jacobs

IJN Senior Writer | andrea@ijn.com

Amb. Gary Grappo

Amb. Gary Grappo reflects on a tense Middle East

Gary Grappo, a distinguished fellow at the Center for Middle East Studies at DU’s Korbel School of International Studies, retired as US Ambassador to the Sultanate of...

One of the 10,000 Dead Sea Scroll fragments. (Aleksei Kolesnikov)

Dead Sea Scrolls in Denver

PASSOVER EDITION 5778 SECTION A PAGE 10 On the second day of the “Dead Sea Scrolls” exhibition at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, parking is as scarce as...

The staff of Feldman with Dubarry the dog.

Dubarry the dog comforts those in need

Feldman Mortuary is waking up. The phones are silent. Staffers ply themselves with coffee and peruse emails until Jamie Sarché arrives with Dubarry, the mortuary’s...

The phases of the moon (F. Espenak)

Rosh Chodesh — an important holiday for Jewish women

Rosh Chodesh, heralding the new month on the Hebrew calendar, signifies G-d’s first commandment to the Jewish nation and the initiation of the lunar-based Jewish...

Bryan Fogel (Twitter)

Denverite Bryan Fogel wins an Oscar

Director-producer Bryan Fogel, a Denver native, won the Oscar for best feature-length documentary at the Academy Awards’ 90th ceremony on Sunday, March 4. “Icarus”...

Rabbi Steve Kaye (Aleksei Kolesnikov)

Police chaplain Steve Kaye answers the call

On the evening of Jan. 24, 2018, as Rabbi Steve Kaye relaxed at home, he received a text: “Officer-involved shooting. Respond to Denver General.” Kaye, the Denver...

David Farahi

David Farahi’s full house of pride

The $300 million expansion of the Monarch Casino & Resort in Black Hawk is expected to bring millions to Colorado in annual gaming revenue and keep the players in...

Warren Toltz

Warren Toltz mourned

Warren Toltz, a towering leader in Denver’s Jewish and civic communities, greeted everyone in the room with respect and kindness. Whether friend or stranger, wealthy...

Josh Dinar, with his wife, Kate (D'Antonio Photography)

Josh Dinar: Boulder’s rising star

Josh Dinar publishes DiningOut magazine, co-owns two restaurants and is a rising star in the Denver-Boulder Jewish firmament — but he never planned any of the above....

Bobbi Furer, left, and Ciftci Katmer

Shalom-Salaam facilitates women-to-women interfaith dialogue

CHANUKAH 5778 SECTION E PAGE 5 On the surface, Bobbi Furer and Gulsum Ciftci Katmer are worlds apart. Furer, 87, is Jewish. Katmer, 31, is Muslim. But they are joined at...