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Dafna Michael Jenet in the legislative chamber. (Aleksei Kolesnikov)

Michaelson Jenet reflects on the Jewish values she brings to Colorado Legislature

The first thing Dafna Michaelson Jenet reaches for in her office at the Colorado State Capitol is a Chumash that underpins the cohesiveness of her personal and...

In May, 2016, Sid Shafner, in red shirt, met Holocaust survivor Marcel Levy.

Holocaust reunion led to arrest of murder suspect

The late Sid Shafner’s trip to Poland in 2016 not only brought some closure to the Dachau liberator and Denver resident, it led to the incredible and heartbreaking...

Rabbi Jay Strear

Rabbi Jay Strear to head JEWISHcolorado

After several months of a comprehensive and board-driven search process, JEWISHcolorado has named Rabbi Jay Strear as president and CEO of the organization, beginning...

Joshua Pollack (Kailyn Lamb)

Bagel Store down to a day a week starting April 13

PASSOVER EDITION 5778 SECTION A PAGE 14 At the end of business today, March 30, the Bagel Store, a popular source of baked goods for the Denver Jewish community since...

One of the 10,000 Dead Sea Scroll fragments. (Aleksei Kolesnikov)

Dead Sea Scrolls in Denver

PASSOVER EDITION 5778 SECTION A PAGE 10 On the second day of the “Dead Sea Scrolls” exhibition at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, parking is as scarce as...

Denver Jewish demography study underway

A new year-long project will produce a study offering a comprehensive understanding of the entire Jewish population in the greater Denver area, helping to inform the...

Students from East High School join the national student walkout, March 14.

Jewish students lead, participate in walkouts

When untold thousands of American students walked out of their classrooms on March 14 to memorialize and protest the killing of 17 people in a Parkland, Fla. high school...

Bryan Fogel (Twitter)

Denverite Bryan Fogel wins an Oscar

Director-producer Bryan Fogel, a Denver native, won the Oscar for best feature-length documentary at the Academy Awards’ 90th ceremony on Sunday, March 4. “Icarus”...

Denver Bronco Chris Harris Jr. shares his thoughts after seeing a Hamas terror tunnel. (IDF Spokesperson)

Bronco Chris Harris Jr. visits Israel

Seven current and former NFL players just completed a visit to Israel on a trip that was kept under wraps until the players landed in Israel. The group, including some...

Eilon Adar

Colorado and Israeli water experts exchange

On a hypothetical list of things that Colorado and Israel have in common, water might appear near the top. As in, neither place ever seems to get enough of it....