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Temple Sinai celebrates 50 years

1966, as the Vietnam War raged and the disturbing question “Is G-d Dead?” appeared on the cover of Time, a young rabbi faced a choice that would ultimately redefine...

Robert E. 'Bob' Loup

Robert E. Loup dies

tough talking fundraiser whose soft side repeatedly revealed a heart of gold. A self-made man from humble beginnings who ascended to arguably the highest Jewish lay...

Bob Loup, far left, with pals on the old West Side neighborhood of Denver. (IJN Archives)

Bob Loup: The human side

Loup, who was married to Bob Loup for 30 years, is still overwhelmed by the boundless love she felt at the funeral  at the HEA on Sunday, March 19, just one day...

Bob Loup, pictured shortly before he was appointed national chair of UJA in 1982. (IJN Archives)

Bob Loup: The public figure

was always a lot more to Bob Loup than met the eye. What met the eye — at least from the perspective of a journalist working in the Jewish press — was something of a...

L-r: Sen. Cory Gardner, Sen. Michael Bennet, Gov. John Hickenlooper

Anti-Semitism: Colorado elected officials speak out

 the face of a rising tide of anti-Semitic bomb threats and vandalism in recent weeks — including two incidents in Boulder — Colorado political leaders called for...

Clockwise, from upper left: Archbishop Samuel Aquila, Imam ShemsAbdeen Ben-Masaud, Pastor Del Phillips

Anti-Semitism: Denver non-Jewish spiritual leaders speak out

first wave of bomb threats hitting Jewish community centers across the US made headlines on Jan. 9, 2017. The next three swelled in quick succession. The fifth wave,...

A view of Rose Hill Cemetery.

Security at local Jewish cemeteries

. Louis, Missouri: 170 headstones knocked over in the 129-year-old Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery. Philadelphia: At least 100 headstones overturned at Mount Carmel Cemetery....

West Jefferson Middle School in Conifer, Colo.

Anti-Semitism at Conifer middle school

of anti-Semitic bullying and harassment are roiling West Jefferson Middle School and normally bucolic Conifer, the mountain town 32 miles southwest of Denver that it...

The Boulder JCC, pictured at sunset

Boulder JCC bomb threat

Boulder JCC, which evacuated everyone in the building following a bomb threat Tuesday morning, Jan. 31, received the all-clear at 12:15 p.m. that afternoon. The Boulder...

The late Shmuel Rifman

Shmuel Rifman, JEWISHcolorado Negev partner, dies

Shmuel (Shmulik) Rifman, the Israeli mayor who became a close friend to many Jews and non-Jews in Denver for nearly two decades, passed away Jan. 30, 2017 in Israel at...