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Did Israel politics lead camp to reassign counselor?

NEW YORK — A Conservative Jewish summer camp denies that it makes personnel decisions based on politics after a senior staff member claimed she was removed from her...

Richard Lamm portrait

Elder statesman speaks: Gov. Richard D. Lamm

As perhaps the leading figure in the last half century of Colorado politics, Richard D. Lamm has become an elder statesman. The IJN thought it opportune to get his...

Mt. Sinai, Cheyenne

Security threat in Cheyenne, Wyo.

You never know what you’ll uncover in a congregational newsletter. That’s what we found out while searching for upcoming events in a July 15 mailing from Mt. Sinai...

IJN wins four Rockower awards

The Intermountain Jewish News won four Simon Rockower Awards in Jewish Journalism, the annual contest of the American Jewish Press Assn. The awards were announced at...

Ruth Toltz

Ruth Toltz dies

Ruth Toltz, whose determination, intellect, grace and strong Jewish values helped ensure her beloved community’s future, passed away June 26, 2019, in Denver. Rabbi...

ICE Aurora

‘Moral Minyan’ protests at Aurora ICE detention facility

By Shana Goldberg and Sophie Pomeranz For a year, a group has gathered monthly outside the immigration detention facility in Aurora, just off Peoria and 30th. They...

Rabbi Meir Simon, r, prays with teens following the STEM School shooting. (Chabad South Metro Denver/Facebook)

Chabad of Lone Tree counsels students following STEM shooting

At least 12 teens from Chabad of South Metro Denver were caught in the shooting rampage at STEM School Highlands Ranch that killed one student and injured eight on...

Clockwise from upper left: Lisa Calderón, Mayor Michael Hancock, Jamie Giellis, Penfield Tate III (Aleksei Kolesnikov)

Candidates lay down differences at IJN Mayoral Forum

Denver’s Jewish community, undeterred by rain or political overload, turned out in droves for the Intermountain Jewish News’ Denver mayoral forum Tuesday night,...

Clockwise from upper left: Jamie Giellis, Mayor Michael Hancock, Lisa Calderón and Penfield Tate III.

IJN Mayoral Forum April 30

Four candidates in the race to become Denver’s next mayor have confirmed their participation in the Intermountain Jewish News Mayoral Forum, Tuesday, April 30, 7...

Araceli Velasquez with her family

For Araceli Velasquez, sanctuary means safety, but not happiness

PASSOVER 5779 SECTION A PAGE 8 house in which Araceli Velasquez and her family reside is a house of prayer. The attractive structure in Denver’s Park Hill neighborhood...