Friday, July 28, 2017 -
Print Edition
Shana Goldberg
Shana Goldberg

IJN Assistant Publisher | shana@ijn.com

Checked-out

Many people would agree that the best thing about vacation is that for a period of time one can “check out.” For someone working in the news business it’s crucial,...

Type-in

Earlier this year, the Denver Post ran an article about a “type-in” in Albuquerque. Part of a national movement, type-ins bring together typewriter enthusiasts and...

The Evening Standard on July 7, 2005. (Wikipedia)

Remembering 7/7

Twelve years ago, I was living in London, riding the rail into work like any other morning. About halfway through my journey to Blackfriars, I heard some grumblings —...

What’s in a name?

St. Charles, Jefferson. That could be our address — not  Denver, Colorado. Apparently the first pioneer settlement on the east bank of Cherry Creek was initially...

Special elections

Since November, there have been four special Congressional elections pitting a Republican against a Democrat. The hype was that these would be referenda on Donald Trump,...

Poland: One year of truth

It is mind-boggling that in the face of overwhelming evidence there are still people who deny the Holocaust. Specifically, they deny the mass extermination of Jews by...

The logo of HR/IHL (Niras)

Accomplishing a Sisyphean task

Sometimes, if you fight the good fight long enough, you can have an impact – even in what seem like losing battles. Two recent topics come to mind, both involving...

Landsman

On the recommendation of a fellow synagogue goer, I am currently reading The Girl in Green, an international thriller that plays out in the Nineveh region of Iraq, which...

Alexa

I’m sure I’m not the only person disturbed by the TV ads for intelligent personal assistants like Alexa. I will admit, the ads are humorous, but like so much of the...

Charlotte Fortner

Charlotte Newman Fortner, longtime owner and operator of Furniture Galleries, passed away May 18, 2017, in Denver. She was 99. Rabbi Steven Foster and Cantor Regina Heit...