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Chris Leppek
Chris Leppek

IJN Assistant Editor | ijnews@aol.com

When it comes to reopening, shuls are taking it slow

summer settles in, and as at least some aspects of life in Colorado are beginning to return to their pre-pandemic routines, are local synagogues ready to follow suit?...

They are also heroes: Chevra Kadisha

coronavirus pandemic has managed to disrupt a multitude of things people cherish and take for granted, including many dimensions of Jewish ritual and worship, but at...

No COVID-19 deaths at Kavod or Shalom Park

, as they say, don’t lie. In the grim arithmetic of the coronavirus, it’s clear that older people are considerably more likely to die of the disease than those who...

Opening up: Are people ready?

some two months in one or another form of self-isolation, or even quarantine, the lifting of some coronavirus restrictions in Colorado last week might seem like the...

BMH-BJ preschool to open

what might be the first sign of the Denver Jewish community awakening after its prolonged coronavirus slumber, the BMH-BJ preschool has announced that it will open next...

Local military COVID effort

the end of June, Rabbi Joseph Friedman will step down from the pulpit of DAT Minyan, the East Side modern Orthodox synagogue he has served as spiritual leader for the...

In the midst of a pandemic, what is the meaning of life?

is the meaning of life? In times of stress and peril, it seems, such existential questions grow urgent and pressing, which is why the Intermountain Jewish News put a...

Twin brothers from Denver are lone soldiers on Gaza border

first thing you need to know about the Brothers Grinberg is how very much they have in common. Which is an understatement. They’re both articulate and courteous young...

Project C.U.R.E mobilizing to collecte medical supplies

better or worse, this is a story well suited for clichés. Such as, what goes around comes around. Or, charity begins at home. For more than three decades, the...

Food deliveries to first responders

have discovered in the past few weeks that watching the news might best be something taken in small measures. Whether delivered via the internet, the television or in...