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Larry Hankin
Larry Hankin

IJN Associate Editor | larry@ijn.com

IJN kicks off annual Chanukah Coloring Contest

Chanukah comes early this year — beginning the evening of Dec. 1. To get ready, the Intermountain Jewish News is kicking off the 24th annual IJN Doris Sky Chanukah...

Praying, fasting, kicking on Yom Kippur

When CU starting place kicker Aric Goodman realized that the Buffs’ game against Hawaii was scheduled for Yom Kippur, he was torn between fulfilling his religious...

In Runge case, Iowa relents for Rosh Hashanah

For Wendy Weiner Runge, the new Jewish year 5771 started out better than the old year 5770 ended. She was able to spend Rosh Hashanah with her family and friends at her...

Be in Iowa court

“The clock is ticking,” Wendy Weiner Runge of Minneapolis laments, when asked for an update on the status of Iowa’s felony theft case against her as a filmmaker who...

Again, Iowa filmmaker connected to Rubashkin charged

WHEN Wendy Weiner Runge set out to make an inspirational science fiction film about love, life  and loss, the last thing she ever expected was to be charged with a...

Organic beauty in the yard

JERRY Katz stands at the intersection of recreation and home improvement. The double duty subject? Gardening and landscaping. Katz learned the multiple benefits of...

Decade at TJE: Rabbi Wasserman is all about outreach

WHEN Ahron Yisroel Wasserman was a pupil at Hillel Academy of Denver, he knew he enjoyed organizing youth groups and Shabbos groups. Little did he know that he would...

Camping out at the UJC

WHEN Gerrald (Jerry) Silverman made the leap from corporate executive to Jewish camping executive, he went from selling kids’ shoes to building Jewish kids’ lives....

Lerman the Prophet: The non-second guesser second guesses

As executive director of American Jewish Committee’s Israel-Middle East office in Jerusalem since 2001, Eran Lerman has kept his finger on the pulse of US-Israel...

‘The Deli’ – your local Swiss army knife

It is said that the kitchen is the heart of the home, and that may be especially true in a Jewish home, where so many rituals and observances revolve around special...