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Shana Goldberg
Shana Goldberg

IJN Assistant Publisher | shana@ijn.com

What’s in a name?

If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear, did it make a sound? Here are some contemporary variants on that classic philosophical quandary: If honey is...

Tips to avoid flying snafus

I thought it couldn’t get worse than not receiving my luggage until the night before my return flight. That’s what happened when I flew to Azerbaijan. The drama...

Nativism

Confession: I haven’t watched one minute of the impeachment proceedings. I’m old enough to remember the last impeachment and I figure I’ve given enough hours of my...

Billionaires’ ‘victimhood’

Is there anything worse than billionaires crying victim? Local sports fans are probably well aware that it’s pretty hard to watch Nuggets and Avalanche games these...

Denver book treasure

I can’t believe it. There is a children’s book series set in Denver, Colorado, but until a couple of weeks ago I’d never heard of it. Not only am I a huge fan of...

Women for Israel

“A nation that forgets its past has no future.” That’s the mantra that Siggy Flicker lives by. The matchmaker-turned-reality-TV-celebrity was the guest speaker at...

VIP New Faces: Ian Solow-Niederman

regional director of Rocky Mountain BBYO, Ian Solow-Niederman, 27, was busy this past year with hosting the 2019 BBYO International Convention, which was held in Denver,...

VIP New Faces: Hirsch Neustein

Neustein, 34, is a real estate attorney at Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck. He moved to Denver in 2016. He studied finance at George Washington University, holds a...

VIP New Faces: Rabbi Yaakov Zions

Yaakov Zions, 33, rabbinical coordinator for Scroll K, the kashrut body based in Denver, is originally from Lakewood, NJ. How did you come to Colorado? I moved to Denver...

VIP New Faces: Leorah Young

Young, 38, is director of catering at the JW Marriott in Cherry Creek North and is on the regional board of Anti-Defamation League. Where are you from? Toronto. My...