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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...

Rabbi Moshe and Zeldie Liberow prepare matzah packages.

Matzah campaign in Colorado Springs

PASSOVER EDITION 5778 SECTION C PAGE 4 Chabad-Lubavitch of Southern Colorado held its annual pre-Passover matzah distribution campaign, which has been running annually...

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...

Rabbi Jay Sherwood

Rabbi Jay Sherwood is new spiritual leader at Temple Shalom

“Rabbi Jay Sherwood is a gem for the Southern Colorado Jewish community. He connects with children and Jews of all ages and backgrounds, with enthusiasm and...

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...

Bobbi Furer, left, and Ciftci Katmer

Shalom-Salaam facilitates women-to-women interfaith dialogue

CHANUKAH 5778 SECTION E PAGE 5 On the surface, Bobbi Furer and Gulsum Ciftci Katmer are worlds apart. Furer, 87, is Jewish. Katmer, 31, is Muslim. But they are joined at...