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Larry Hankin
Larry Hankin

IJN Associate Editor | larry@ijn.com

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JFS Food Pantry helps people affected by shutdown

Thirteen households — encompassing 42 individuals —  have availed themselves of  the offer by Jewish Family Service to open its Weinberg Food Pantry to furloughed...

Gov. Jared Polis after being sworn in at the Colorado State Capitol, Jan. 8, 2019. (AP/David Zalubowski)

Jared Polis, first Colorado Jewish governor, sworn in

“Colorado for All,” the theme of last Tuesday’s inauguration of Gov. Jared S. Polis, permeated the entire event, from the ecumenical line-up of religious speakers...

Thousands gathered at Temple Emanuel for a vigil in memory of the Pittsburgh victims, Oct. 28, 2018.

Thousands gather for Denver vigil

The largest Jewish space in Colorado wasn’t big enough. Some 3,000 people came to express their outrage, fear and interfaith support generated by the worst act of...

Rebecca Saltzman

VIP New Faces: Rebecca Saltzman

March, 1986, this reporter interviewed Gary and Judy Saltzman who were presidents, respectively of B’nai B’rith Denver Lodge 171 and B’nai B’rith Women of Metro...

Rabbi Amanda Schwartz

VIP New Faces: Rabbi Amanda Schwartz

Amanda Schwartz, 35, grew up in Centennial as Amanda Schanfield, went through the Cherry Creek school system and grew up in Temple Sinai and Temple Micah, where she was...

Dr. Lexi Abramson-Mooney

VIP New Faces: Lexi Abramson-Mooney

. Alexandra (Lexi) Abramson-Mooney is a veterinarian, originally from Jacksonville, Fla. She and her husband moved to Denver from Amarillo, Texas, in 2014. ...

Cheryl Miller

VIP New Faces: Cheryl Miller

Miller, 38, juggles a demanding career in nonprofit management with parenthood and Jewish community involvement. From the Detroit suburb of Southfield, Mich., she met...

Terry, l, and Ira Indich preparing Shabbat dinner in the Shalom Park kitchen.

The Indich personal touch at Shalom Park

Park once had the largest kosher kitchen in Colorado. Today, the nursing home’s kosher kitchen is much smaller but the commitment to serving nutritious and tasty...

Uri Cohen

VIP New Faces: Uri Cohen

Uri Cohen, 22, shows up at work as an emergency medical technician (EMT), he never knows what the day will bring. He received his emergency medical services...

Countdown to Shabbos by Rabbi Hillel Goldberg

Book review: ‘Countdown to Shabbos’

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5779 SECTION D PAGE 11 I clearly remember a song from religious school when I was very young: I must hurry, hurry, hurry, hurry What a worry,...