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Andrea Jacobs
Andrea Jacobs

IJN Senior Writer | andrea@ijn.com

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...

The Light That Unites, by Aaron Goldscheider

A Haggadah for Chanukah

CHANUKAH GIFT GUIDE 2017 Books, whether Shakespearean sonnets or historical panoramas, make great Chanukah gifts. Rabbi Aaron Goldscheider’s The Light That Unites: A...

Volunteers Eileen Naiman and Ben Cohen ring up a purchase at the Rose Gift Shop.

At Rose Gift Shop, all proceeds go to the community

Every purchase at the Rose Gift Shop, from comfy robes and slippers to jewelry, has benefited the Denver community to the tune of $1.8 million since 1996. Surprised?...

Dr. Andrew Ziller, left; Dr. Sameer Mehta

ER doc survives the ER after heart attack

On Friday, April 11, 2012, Dr. Andrew Ziller was enjoying his day off. He did his morning workout at the gym, came home to his wife Kerry and relaxed before they went to...

Rebecca Sunshine-DeWitt

VIP New Faces: Rebecca Sunshine-DeWitt

Rebecca Sunshine-DeWitt, 31, is a Denver native who’s passionate about encouraging young voters to get involved with the political process. A Cherry Creek High...

Ben Sanders

VIP New Faces: Ben Sanders

Ben Sanders, 23, grew up in Denver, attended DAT for elementary and middle school and Denver Jewish Day School for high school. He earned a BA in Jewish studies at CU. A...

Meredith Levy

VIP New Faces: Meredith Levy

Meredith Levy, 35, grew up in Philadelphia. She earned a BS in human services from George Washington University and an MA in community leadership and philanthropy...

Leonard Maltin

Film critic Maltin speaks ahead of JAAMM appearance

When film critic-historian Leonard Maltin was in junior high school, he would set his alarm to catch a rare movie on television as the rest of New Jersey slumbered. Now...

Jenny Paddock rides with Israeli police officers.

Boulder police officer joins police unity tour to Israel

Boulder Policewoman Jenny Paddock, 54, has just returned from the 10-day Police Unity Tour in Israel. Mildly jet lagged, her enthusiasm jolts you like a thick cup of...

Gaby Schechter, left; José Chama, right

New avenues for Denver’s Spanish-speaking Jews

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5778SECTION D PAGE 8 Two new groups in Denver — a Latin American chavurah and a Torah class for native Spanish-speakers — are augmenting social...