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Taylor Force

Father of Taylor Force speaks ahead of Denver visit

Stuart Force, it is safe to say, is a name no reader of the Intermountain Jewish News ever would have heard of, if it were not for another name that readers also would...

Lara Knuettel

For JCC’s Lara Knuettel, ‘failure was not an option’

Lara Knuettel gave birth to another boy, one she wasn’t expecting. It was exactly eight days into her new position of CEO of Denver’s Jewish Community Center that...

Daniel Bennett

Major restructuring of Hillel of Colorado

Colorado’s largest Jewish student organization, the Hillel house at the University of Colorado at Boulder, has been declared an independent entity, according to a...

Esther Melamed, l; Dale Sievers

YTC Rose Garden Luncheon is July 11

Yeshiva Toras Chaim’s Ladies Auxiliary Rose Garden Donor Luncheon will take place Wednesday, July 11, 11:45 a.m, in the Glassman Social Hall. Esther Melamed is the...

Cantor Martin Goldstein

HEA’s Cantor Martin Goldstein moves to BMH-BJ

Martin Goldstein, cantor at HEA for 25 years, will become the cantor of BMH-BJ, effective Aug. 1, it was announced April 13 in emails to the members of both...

Prof. Adam Sacks cooked for the US Ski and Snowboard team at Pyeongchang.

‘Papa Smurf’, aka Adam Sacks, cooks at the Olympics

PASSOVER EDITION 5778 SECTION C PAGE 5 According to the USDA, the average moderately active man requires 2,600 calories per day. For athletes though, it’s a different...

The staff of Feldman with Dubarry the dog.

Dubarry the dog comforts those in need

Feldman Mortuary is waking up. The phones are silent. Staffers ply themselves with coffee and peruse emails until Jamie Sarché arrives with Dubarry, the mortuary’s...

Rabbi Dr. Mark Washofsky

Reform halacha? Yes, says HUC veteran Washofsky

On a recent Shabbat morning, Temple Sinai congregants pondered the issues surrounding assisted suicide from a Jewish perspective. They read and discussed references to...

Eric Fingerhut

Hillel exec discusses BDS, Jerusalem, Hillel growth

As Eric Fingerhut, president and CEO of Hillel International, wrapped up his interview with the Intermountain Jewish News last week, he placed the word “energy” in...

Drs. Alex and Hanah Polotsky on Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania

The Polotskys complete a full circle in the faraway city of Denver, and the distant year of 2017

CHANUKAH 5778 SECTION E PAGE 12 When one steps into the roomy Lowry house of the Family Polotsky, one is far from ignored. At least three of Hanah and Alex Polotsky’s...