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Doug, lehitra’ot

I can’t let Doug Seserman leave town without a salute. Three years ago I didn’t know Doug Seserman. Of course, I knew of him from reading the IJN, but I had never...

House of Prayer

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5778 SECTION A PAGE 2 What do you call the place you pray? According to JewishVirtualLibrary.org, we don’t all call our synagogues the same...

Ruth(less)

As I was raised by a writer, who himself was raised by an ad man, it is no surprise that I love words. A few years ago, watching an episode of “Scrubs,” I...

Red Baron

East Denver’s leafy Montclair was founded, as many IJN readers will know, by Baron Walter von Richthofen, a German immigrant who was the uncle of another, better known...

The two Donalds

Before Donald Trump there was a different Donald — the Duck. Oddly, these two Donalds have quite a bit in common. They’re both irascible and have memorable hair....

Newsboy

The IJN isn’t the only newspaper around town celebrating anniversaries. Earlier this month, the Denver Post marked its 125th. Among the photographs featured in its...

The Return

About a year ago, when he was running for reelection, Rep. Mike Coffman visited the IJN for an interview. As a former Marine who has served overseas, Coffman is well...

It all started in Leadville

By 1932, there were only two buildings standing in Leadville that Horace Tabor had erected: The eponymous Tabor Opera House and the synagogue, Temple Israel. In fact, up...

Checked-out

Many people would agree that the best thing about vacation is that for a period of time one can “check out.” For someone working in the news business it’s crucial,...

Type-in

Earlier this year, the Denver Post ran an article about a “type-in” in Albuquerque. Part of a national movement, type-ins bring together typewriter enthusiasts and...