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They call me "NewsHound IV," because I'm a clever Finnegan, sniffing out stories all over the Boulder area. I love Jewish holidays because the food is GREAT, especially the brisket. Well all the food. I was a rescue pup and glad to be on the scent!

Staenberg – Loup JCC Hosts Multiple Events This Winter for Adults 21+

DENVER, Colo., February 13, 2020 – The Staenberg-Loup Jewish Community Center (JCC Denver) is hosting events this winter and spring for adults interested in comedy, playing cards & games, and networking. The JCC Mizel Arts and Culture Center is also hosting an author series through the Neustadt Jewish Arts, Authors, Movies and Music …

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How Do We Stem the Rising Tide of Hate?

Come learn about some of the ways the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver is countering these tides in the classroom, on the campus, and beyond.

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Chanukah Class Today with Morah Yehudis

Morah Yehudis Fishman Morah Yehudis Fishman will conduct a class today, December 25th, 2019, on some of the lesser-known aspects of Chanukah. This is a Chanukah class where you may feast on some of the many “Why’s” questions about the holiday. Sample questions include: Why do some sages say that …

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Shmaltz Brewing Releases Official Chanukah Beer for 5780/2019

For the second year in a row, the Upstate New York brewery releases for the holiday season a brand new recipe for their official Chanukah beer that's nationally available now in 12 oz. can 4-packs. Chanukah, Hanukkah: Pass The Beer® is a Dark Ale brewed with Chocolate (8% ABV, 8 Malts, 8 Hops) that celebrates the eight nights of Hanukkah (December 22 - 30, 2019). Available now at Hazel's!

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Celebrate Chanukah with Ice Cream, Menorah Making & Giving Back at the JCC Denver

The JCC Denver is collaborating with High Point Creamery to create an exclusive Chanukah ice cream flavor called “Bob’s Babka” named after Robert “Bob” E. Loup who is the namesake of the JCC Denver building and was a major donor to the organization. Come celebrate the season at the JCC Denver.

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Gift Ideas For an Unforgettable Chanukah

The wonderful Jewish tradition of Chanukah is a festival of lights, where the triumph of freedom and liberation over tyranny is celebrated. The story of the battle and its aftermath, though harking back to ancient times, is universal and timeless. The feeling it evokes is beyond words; people play homage …

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ICC Declines 3rd Request to Investigate Israel for Gaza Flotilla

Israel's flag flying atop Masada.

The Office of the Prosecutor has declined, for the third time, to open an investigation into the 2010 Gaza Flotilla. Anti-Israel activists have clamored for an investigation into “war crimes” by members of the Israel Defense Forces, who defended themselves after they were violently attacked by armed assailants posing as …

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Ben-Gurion University and Colorado Cannabis Company Collaborate on CBD Skin Treatments

ANANDA Scientific, based in Greenwood Colorado, announced it has entered into a license and research agreement with BGN Technologies (BGN), the technology-transfer company of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), Israel to develop and commercialize cannabinoid products for topical applications.

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