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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...

Rose Medical Center at 70

No doubt, the main point to celebrate in Rose Medical Center’s 70th anniversary is the range and quality of the medical care it provides. We leave this aside simply...

The Dome and the double standard

The Dome of the Rock was built over the Temple Mount. That’s OK — until the shoe is on the other foot. When the shoe is on the other foot, it hurts. A site in north...

Sonia Kawa

Sonia Kawa, who as a girl struggled to stay one step ahead of the Nazis in the Holocaust, passed away Aug. 3, 2019, in Miami, Fla. She was 92. Rabbi Yaakov Chaitovsky...

Laura Bruckheimer

Laura Bruckheimer, a geologist and urban planner who escaped Nazi Germany with her family, passed away Oct. 31, 2019 in San Jose, Calif. Her family plans to hold a...

Sunshine still inspiring teens — at Muss in Israel

For eight years, Rabbi Michael “Mikey” Sunshine helped some 2,000 Denver-area high school students connect with their Judaism as director of the Jewish Student...

Should there have been a 10th?

Public schools have a long tradition of being named after historical figures, some lesser known. Learn about nine schools named for incredible Jewish women — and one...

Is Corbyn an ‘existential threat’?

LONDON — After nearly a decade in power, Britain’s Conservative Party is in tatters. Years of failing to negotiate a deal with the EU to follow through with Brexit...

Plot against Temple Emanuel in Pueblo thwarted

The peace and quiet usually enjoyed by Pueblo’s tiny Temple Emanuel synagogue was shattered this week with news of the arrest of a Pueblo man — a self-described...

Meet Temple Shalom’s dedicated Torah readers

One of the challenges facing any operating synagogue is the issue of who will chant the scheduled portion from the Torah each week. In some synagogues, Torah reading is...