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Chris Leppek
Chris Leppek

IJN Assistant Editor | ijnews@aol.com

Sylvan Adams (Brian Hodes)

Sylvan Adams is bringing international cycling to Israel

Do what you know, and do it yourself. Boiled down to its essence, that’s the business formula that Jewish real estate and banking professional Sylvan Adams relied...

Eric Fingerhut

Hillel exec discusses BDS, Jerusalem, Hillel growth

As Eric Fingerhut, president and CEO of Hillel International, wrapped up his interview with the Intermountain Jewish News last week, he placed the word “energy” in...

Drs. Alex and Hanah Polotsky on Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania

The Polotskys complete a full circle in the faraway city of Denver, and the distant year of 2017

CHANUKAH 5778 SECTION E PAGE 12 When one steps into the roomy Lowry house of the Family Polotsky, one is far from ignored. At least three of Hanah and Alex Polotsky’s...

Ken Feiler made it his business to know the nuts and bolts of hospital life. (Aleksei Kolesnikov)

After 21 years, Rose CEO Ken Feiler retires

CHANUKAH 5778 SECTION B PAGE 8 Before the end of the current year, Ken Feiler will step down after 21 years as president-CEO of Rose Medical Center. At least three...

Abraham Zapruder caught on film the assassination of John F. Kennedy, Nov. 22, 1963.

The Zapruder film: The story behind 26 seconds

It is a moment frozen in time. If ever there were a freeze frame of history forever imprinted on the consciousness of a nation and a world, regardless of whether one was...

Joshua Pollack (Kailyn Lamb)

VIP New Faces: Joshua Pollack

The buzz began almost immediately after New Jersey native Joshua Pollack opened Rosenberg’s Bagels and Delicatessen in 2014 in Denver’s Curtis Park-Five Points...

Dr. Joshua Metzl

VIP New Faces: Joshua Metzl

Dr. Joshua Metzl, a relatively recent resident of Denver, is an orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon affiliated with the Steadman Hawkins Clinic in Greenwood Village. A cum...

Rabbi Mendy and Chana Sirota with Bluma.

VIP New Faces: Rabbi Mendy and Chana Sirota

Rabbi Mendel and Chana (Rosenfeld) Sirota are leaders at the Western Center for Russian Jewry (WCRJ) and Tehilat Hashem, the Chabad-affiliated congregation and Russian...

Rabbi Serebryanski inspecting and drying out a sefer Torah.

Jumping into Hurricane Harvey

When he heard of the devastation wrought on Houston in August by Hurricane Harvey, Rabbi Yossi Serebryanski of Denver reacted in a way probably shared by many. “I was...

Doug Seserman

Doug Seserman reflects on 15 years of Denver leadership

Doug Seserman is not a politician but he has a pretty good idea how it feels to be one. After a decade and a half as the de facto leader of the Colorado Jewish...