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Chris Leppek
Chris Leppek

IJN Assistant Editor | ijnews@aol.com

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...

Denver day schools stream along

the profusion of “new normals” imposed upon civilization by the coronavirus pandemic, it’s remarkable how much normalcy there still is. Technology — much of...

Uncertain future for Pueblo’s Jewish community

the first night of Chanukah, 2019, something happened in Pueblo which, so far as anybody knows, had never taken place in the city’s 158-year history: A menorah was lit...

Denver’s mikvehs remain open

the coronavirus’ virtually universal reach impacting just about everything — and closing everything from restaurants to synagogues to schools — it’s little...

Coping with coronavirus

Let’s face it — the last couple of weeks have been rough. The coronavirus pandemic has triggered an avalanche of ominous and downright bad news covering an almost...

Steve Farber

Steven Farber, a Denver attorney and national-level lobbyist whose impact on the Jewish community and Denver in general will be felt for decades, passed away March 4,...