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Chris Leppek
Chris Leppek

IJN Assistant Editor | ijnews@aol.com

Mint's majestic foyer, l, and the new Liberty coin struck in honor of the Mint's 225th anniversary.

Making Money — literally — at the Denver Mint

is Denver really famous for? With the possible exception of the Broncos (and maybe the omelet), the Mile High City’s true claim to fame has got to be the Denver Mint....

L-r: Doug Seserman, Ben Valore-Caplan, Gary Wagner

Investing in Israel’s tech boom

fashions, automobiles and music, the ways of supporting the State of Israel have changed and evolved over the decades. During Israel’s War of Independence, American...

L-r: Doug Seserman, Rachel Rabinovitch, Craig Gardenswartz

Community blowback to US abstention at UN

unanimity is not the usual Jewish response to public policy questions, especially when they concern Israel, but President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry...

Saul Rosenthal, seated left; Claude Brachfeld, seated right, with Harry Tuft standing

Denver Folklore Center — into its next life

CHANUKAH EDITION 5777 SECTION D PAGE 6 a quiet, old-timey street in South Denver, there stands an oasis of sorts — a refuge not from desert heat but from the noisy,...

Civic Center is more than meets the eye

CHANUKAH EDITION 5777 SECTION B PAGE 8 most Denverites think of the Civic Center, what probably comes to mind is the beautiful collection of neo-classical structures and...

IST 2015 visiting Colorado's partner region of Ramat HaNegev. (jHub)

Denver kids safe as rocket hits Ramat HaNegev

Parents of Denver Jewish Day School 10th graders were relieved to hear this week that their children were safe after reports of a rocket attack in Israel’s Ramat...

Prof. Samuel Rascoff (Aleksei Kolesnikov)

Rascoff expert on where law and security meet

weapons of choice for those who combat terror on a daily basis are highly varied, ranging from fighter jets to rifles to drones to satellites. Then there are those, such...

Residents of Stapleton responded to a swastika with hearts.

In Stapleton, coming together after hate graffiti

 of Denver’s Stapleton neighborhood responded last weekend to Nazi-themed graffiti at the Isabella Bird Community School with soap, scrub brushes and messages of love...

Adam Rovner

VIP New Faces: Adam Rovner

Adam Rovner, associate professor of English and Jewish literature at the University of Denver, is the author of In the Shadow of Zion: Promised Lands Before Israel (NYU...

Rabbi Michael Sunshine

VIP New Faces: Rabbi Michael Sunshine

 Michael Sunshine is the director of the Jewish Student Connection in the Denver-Boulder area, organizing and running Jewish clubs in public high schools aimed to help...