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Clockwise from upper left: Neal Price, Scott Levin, Avi Halzel, Janet Jacobson

Security costs after Pittsburgh for local Jewish institutions

for Jews is an enormous concern. People feel threatened not only by a spike in anti-Semitism but the massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue on Oct. 27, 2018. To assess...

Matthew Leebove

When it comes to nonprofits, JNF is showing the way

it what you will — track record, performance rating, street cred — but when a business or non-profit does something right, people pay attention. The Denver-based...

Josh Goldin, right, CU Buffs longsnapper

Josh Goldin aiming to move up on the Buffs

Goldin’s moment of truth came on a sunny September afternoon in Lincoln, Nebraska. Memorial Stadium was, as always, filled to capacity — 85,000-plus fans cheering...

Eve Ilsen with her late husband, Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi.

Eve Ilsen of Jewish Renewal looks back, moves forward

a choice, Eve Ilsen would focus exclusively on her late husband Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, unrivaled leader of the Jewish Renewal movement until his death in 2014....

Rebecca Saltzman

VIP New Faces: Rebecca Saltzman

March, 1986, this reporter interviewed Gary and Judy Saltzman who were presidents, respectively of B’nai B’rith Denver Lodge 171 and B’nai B’rith Women of Metro...

Jessica Zalkin

VIP New Faces: Jessica Zalkin

her group, recently affiliated with Denver’s eXp Realty, Jessica Zalkin is earning good reviews as a broker with a keen eye on the metro area’s ever-growing and...

Laura Mitzner

VIP New Faces: Laura Mitzner

Mitzner, 28, lives in Denver with her husband Steven Paletz, an attorney, and their daughter Harper. She graduated from Yeshiva University in a joint program with...

David Gottlieb

VIP New Faces: David Gottlieb

Gottlieb was born in 1988 in Boston, moved to Denver at age six and attended Denver Jewish Day School. He earned a BA magna cum laude in music composition and diplomatic...

Rabbi Amanda Schwartz

VIP New Faces: Rabbi Amanda Schwartz

Amanda Schwartz, 35, grew up in Centennial as Amanda Schanfield, went through the Cherry Creek school system and grew up in Temple Sinai and Temple Micah, where she was...

Rabbi Menachem Lehrfield

VIP New Faces: Rabbi Menachem Lehrfield

he became the founding director of the Jewish Outreach Initiative in Denver seven years ago, Rabbi Menachem Lehrfield has become a familiar face amid the vanguard of...