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Richard Skorman

Richard Skorman elected Colo. Spgs. City Council President

 Skorman was elected president of the Colorado Springs City Council just hours after being sworn in as a member of the council on April 18. In the April 4 election,...

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers, r, with Harry Sazlman, Temple Shalom member.

Mayor John Suthers briefs Springs Jewish community

February, 2018, the Olympics will be held in PyeongChang, South Korea while construction of the US Olympic Museum and Hall of Fame is expected to be underway in downtown...

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

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

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

Peyton, Colorado: Yes, a Jewish farm!

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

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 values....

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

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 high-ranking...

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

Temple Aaron in Trinidad soon to be up for sale

 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

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 women...