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Marc Penner

New Shalom Park CEO hits the ground running

a new day in the nursing home industry. Old negative perceptions are being replaced with revolutionary approaches to senior care intended to make living in a facility a...

Koby Gruenwald

Koby Gruenwald of blessed memory

On Dec. 2, 2017, the sanctuary of the Hebrew Educational Alliance was filled to overflow capacity for Koby Gruenwald’s Bar Mitzvah. Fifty days later, Jan. 21, 2018,...

Warren Toltz

Warren Toltz mourned

Toltz, a towering leader in Denver’s Jewish and civic communities, greeted everyone in the room with respect and kindness. Whether friend or stranger, wealthy or...

Doug Seserman

Doug Seserman reflects on 15 years of Denver leadership

Doug Seserman is not a politician but he has a pretty good idea how it feels to be one. After a decade and a half as the de facto leader of the Colorado Jewish...

Zev Cohen, 17, was one of HEA's shofar blowers. (Neil Rosenfeld)

At HEA, shofar blowers are teens

know the classic image of a white-bearded, slightly hunched old man blowing a shofar that appears on greeting cards and calendars? Well, that is so 5777, as worshippers...

Jenny Paddock rides with Israeli police officers.

Boulder police officer joins police unity tour to Israel

Policewoman Jenny Paddock, 54, has just returned from the 10-day Police Unity Tour in Israel. Mildly jet lagged, her enthusiasm jolts you like a thick cup of Israeli...

ADL, US mayors in joint plan to fight extremism

The US Conference of Mayors (USCM) and the ADL have announced a joint plan to fight extremism and bigotry and to promote justice and equality in response to the...

The EDOS trip, below, experiencing the total solar eclipse, above, captured by photographer Madhukar Bommala.

2 minutes, 22 seconds — witnessing a total solar eclipse

minutes and twenty-two seconds. A brief moment in time when, for those of us in the path of totality, it seemed that the world stopped turning. First a full circle,...

Jco names interim CEO Hurwitz

Diana Zeff Anderson, chair of JEWISHcolorado’s board of directors, announced on Aug. 23 the appointment of Marsha F. Hurwitz as JEWISHcolorado’s interim president...

Rabbi Israel Meir Lau views an exhibit during the inauguration of Yad Vashem's new Holocaust History Museum in Jerusalem on March 14, 2005. (BP Images)

Historic evening in Denver; Rabbi Lau speaks

Brief introduction, as none is needed. Lights dimmed. For the first time, the former chief rabbi of Israel speaks in Denver. BMH-BJ. Aug. 13. Silence. . From the first...