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Boise's Ahavath Beth Israel (Dan Fellner)

Boise: Oldest in-use shul west of the Mississippi

CHANUKAH EDITION SECTION E PAGE 7 By Dan Fellner BOISE, Idaho — Sometimes you’ll find the most splendid synagogues in the places you least expect. Such was the case...

In the Vituks' sukkah, l-r: Ben Wolsh, Tim Dover, Chaim Maultasch, Rabbi Boaz Vituk

Vituks serve troops, others in Colorado Springs

“Colorado Springs is the easiest place for our family’s Jewish lifestyle compared with everywhere else where I’ve been stationed,” comments Rabbi Boaz Vituk,...

Brothers Israel and Aiden Camire proudly display cabbages produced on the family's farm.

Peyton, Colorado: Yes, a Jewish farm!

The atmosphere is quiet at Ahava Farm in El Paso County during the 25 hours of Shabbat. Ahava Farm is owned by Yosef and his wife Chava Camire, who began farming eight...

Some of the winning artwork from the 2015 contest.

IJN kicks off annual Chanukah Coloring Contest

The end of the High Holiday season signals the opening of the 30th annual Intermountain Jewish News-Doris Sky Chanukah Coloring Contest. Chanukah begins the evening of...

Volunteers with the American Jewish Society for Service in the Black Forest area of Colorado.

Youth come to the Springs for community service

“I wish I had known about this opportunity when I was in high school,” says Rachel Rabinowitz, 22. “I love doing community service founded on Jewish ideals and...

Colorado Springs Police Chief Peter Carey visits the Western Wall during his trip to Israel.

Colorado Springs Police Chief Carey attends ADL seminar in Israel

Colorado Springs Police Chief Pete Carey recently returned to the US after taking part in the ADL’s annual national counter-terrorism seminar in Israel. Twelve...

Temple Aaron's sanctuary, left, and the exterior of the synagogue, right.

Temple Aaron in Trinidad soon to be up for sale

It’s been a very long day for Temple Aaron, Trinidad’s venerable synagogue — 127 years to be precise — but it seems the sun will soon set on one of Colorado’s...

Scene from 'The Last Gold,' co-produced by Mike Unger of Colorado Springs.

Documentary ‘The Last Gold’ tells the story of swimming and doping

The film “The Last Gold,” which premiered at the 2016 Los Angeles Film Festival in June, “tells a story which is important to the history of swimming and to the...

IST 2016 departs DIA for Israel. (Arlen Flax)

IST takes off for Israel

Seventy teens departed Sunday, June 19, from DIA on the 46th annual CAJE Joyce Zeff Israel Study Tour (IST). The students spent the first days of their five-week...

Costco to Chabad: Rabbi Liberow finds the Jews

Chabad of Southern Colorado is in its 15th year and is well-established in Colorado Springs. In 2001, Rabbi Moshe and Zelda Liberow moved to Colorado Springs from New...