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Yossi Fried, top row, second from left, with his unit in 1967.

Denverite in the war in 1967

has changed, but the memories of 1967 have not. At least not if you served in that decisive war. The politics have colored the intervening years. Was this war, imposed...

Rabbi Shlomo Goren blows the shofar at the liberated Western Wall. June 10, 1967. (David Rubinger)

Suddenly

didn’t seem particularly unusual at the time. It just seemed like a workable — and free — living arrangement. But in May-June, 1968, I was one of only two Jews...

Diana Zeff Anderson

The Colorado Israeli heading JEWISHcolorado

Zeff Anderson, JEWISHcolorado board chair since July, 2016, speaks fluent Hebrew with an American accent and unaccented American English — an unusual trait she...

Boaz Meir (Aleksei Kolesnikov)

Why has JNF quadrupled its campaign? Meet Boaz Meir

time you’re playing a casual game of word association, throw “Jewish National Fund” into the mix. If participants are actively Jewish, or know a few things about...

Joshua Horowitz, middle, with staff members Sergio, left, and Victoria, right. (Aleksei Kolesnikov)

The new look at the ‘Deli’

service has always been Joshua Horowitz’s thing. His first job, when still a teenager, was working in the kitchen for a New York caterer. Soon thereafter, he owned a...

Rabbi Michael Sunshine (Aleksei Kolsenikov)

‘Jewish identity’ 101

Michael Sunshine, director of Jewish Student Connection high school clubs at 11 Denver-area schools, believes Jewish teens comprise the most amazing, insightful and...

L-r: Dr. Dan Golub, Adam Fedrid, Alex Amchislavskiy, Helen Starr, Fanny Starr, Sadye Hazan, Alex Ingber and Rabbi Yerachmiel Gorelik at CSU's Kosher Bistro.

Kosher on Colorado campuses

text or email the chef and they put together a kosher meal for me. Sodexo (the DU dining service) has been extraordinarily accommodating,” said sophomore Spencer Kark....

Cinnaholic's tempting treats.

Cinnaholic: Sweet kosher addition

Cinnaholic, a cinnamon roll store in Cherry Creek Shopping Center, is now certified kosher by Scroll K. According to the letter of kosher certification issued by Scroll...

Students work on the History Unfolded project at the MLK library in Washington DC.

How did American newspapers report the Holocaust?

did Americans know about the Holocaust while it was happening? “History Unfolded: US Newspapers and the Holocaust,” a national project of the US Holocaust Memorial...

The bimah of Gibraltar's Flemish synagogue. (Wikimedia)

Shabbat in Gibraltar

is an anomalous place — and its citizens a reflection of its unique character. It is a British overseas territory, and has been since the 18th century, but it sits at...