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Andrea Jacobs
Andrea Jacobs

IJN Senior Writer | andrea@ijn.com

Clockwise, from upper left: Shelly Hines, AW Schnellbacher, Angela Cortez, Roy Cone

Social Security…choices, choices

Roy Cone, who turns 74 in February, has worked his entire life. A widower, he has three children, eight grandchildren, “12 or 13” great-grandchildren and a crushing...

Supporters of NCJW and other Jewish organizations come together for the Women's March on Washington, January 21, 2017. (Ron Sachs)

Denver: I marched

I haven’t marched for a cause since college, when I protested against the Vietnam War. Then I grew up, succumbing to myopic minutiae along the way. My focus narrowed,...

Miriam Harris Goldberg

Miriam H. Goldberg, IJN Editor and Publisher, dies at 100

Larry Hankin, my friend and Intermountain Jewish News associate editor, left a message on my home phone at 9:36 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017. The instant his solemn voice...

Gili Elkin

Startup nation…Elkin in Boulder

For Gili Elkin, Boulder is more than a prime destination for spirited recreationalists. When the transplanted Israeli looks out the window, she envisions the future...

At CBS, Kaplan witnessed Nixon’s resignation

CHANUKAH EDITION 5777 SECTION A PAGE 6 Jeannie Kaplan, 71, was an entry-level assignment editor at CBS News in Washington, DC, during Watergate, the political scandal...

The city of Nablus, pictured in 2014 (Basel Quzeih/Wikimedia)

Boulder votes to approve Nablus as sister city

The Boulder City Council, after listening to 78 public comments, voted 7-2 in favor of approving the West Bank Palestinian town of Nablus as Boulder’s eighth sister...

Sheila Bugdanowitz, pictured in 2014

Thousands mourn Bugdanowitz

Thousands stared in disbelief at the casket in the main sanctuary of Temple Emanuel on Tuesday, Dec. 6. For many, the loss hit too suddenly for tears. Sheila...

Yana Vishnitsky, retiring as CEO of JFS after a 38-year career. (Aleksei Kolesnikov)

Yana Vishnitsky reflects on her 38-year career at JFS

The lower entrance to Jewish Family Service on Tamarac is jammed with resettled immigrants lining up for free Thanksgiving turkeys. Accessing the main office upstairs...

Elias Sacks

VIP New Faces: Elias Sacks

Prof. Elias Sacks, 35, is the director of graduate studies at CU’s Program in Jewish Studies and assistant professor of religious and Jewish studies. His academic...

Amanda Perlstein

VIP New Faces: Amanda Perlstein

Amanda Perlstein, 36, is a certified child life specialist at The Children’s Hospital. She works with children and their families to reduce the level of stress and...