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Exhibit illustrates scourge of the Spanish Inquisition

By Diane Joy Schmidt DURING THE Golden Age of Jewish culture in Spain that spanned approximately 500 years, Jews, Arabs and Christians collaborated in astronomy,...

Colorado Springs teens love their BBYO chapter

“WE CREATED ‘Bottles of Smiles’ for kids in the hospital by decorating jars and filling them with colorful stickers, crayons and coloring booklets. Then we put...

In Greeley, Jews and non-Jews honor the Holocaust

PASSOVER EDITION 5776 SECTION A PAGE 12 DESPITE THE region’s obvious Jewish minority, the Holocaust memorial observance of Greeley and northern Colorado is one of the...

For Yariv, autism, statistics and sports compatible

“IF I can see it in my mind, I can remember it. I remember numbers, dates and calendars. Tell me someone’s birthdate and I’ll tell them which day of the week it’s on...

Bagel obsession turns profession for New Yorker turned SLCer

SALT LAKE CITY — When Robb Abrams first moved to this mountain city from the New York area six years ago, he loved the idea of living in an outdoorsman’s paradise. But...

Utah’s non-Jewish (Jewish) school

SALT LAKE CITY — It’s Friday afternoon at the McGillis School in Salt Lake City, and students from the third through fifth grades are gathered for the weekly Shabbat...

Catching up with Shmuel Rifman: solar projects, Bedouins and youth exchange

As a fairly frequent visitor to Denver — and by now a good friend of many Jews here — Shmuel Rifman can always be counted on to share with his Colorado hosts any...

Kabbalat Shabbat at 8,000 feet

PARK CITY, Utah — It may be the most elevated Shabbat service in the country, and not just because of the spirited singing. Held in a rustic cabin in the woods off a...

At Colorado College, Hillel provides a second home

“Hillel is a second home for college students. It provides a sense of community and a great social network,” says Nico Ravitch, co-chair for the Hillel chapter of...

US Figure Skating promoter Sarah Arnold

“It’s like the Rockettes on ice because synchronized skating includes intricate footwork on skates. Many synchronized skaters are very involved in the singles side of...