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Ignite Chanukah 10 Is a 10

The tenth edition of Ignite Chanukah was hosted by Flatirons Tribe on Thursday, December 19th at Rembrandt Yard, and it was a great one.

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day Lecture at CU Boulder

The University of Colorado Boulder’s Program in Jewish Studies and cosponsors will honor International Holocaust Remembrance Day (January 27) with a public lecture by visiting scholar Edward B. Westermann, Professor of History at Texas A&M University-San Antonio.

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Katie Glassman and Snapshot Fiddle with Chanukah at Boulder JCC

Colorado fiddling sensation Katie Glassman and her band Snapshot welcomed in Chanukah at the Boulder JCC Sunday night with a swinging concert.

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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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Donate Now To Ensure Free, Fair Elections In 2020

The right to vote is one of the most precious rights in our democracy – and it is under attack. In the last decade, many U.S. states have made it harder for people to vote, adopting tactics such as stricter identification requirements, polling place closures, limits on voter registration and early voting, and purges of voter lists.

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JEWISHcolorado Creates Mitzvah Opportunities This Christmas

Each Christmas for the past 24 years, JEWISHcolorado and hundreds of volunteers relieve employees and regular volunteers at local charitable organizations, healthcare facilities, and senior living facilities on Christmas Eve, December 24, and Christmas Day, December 25, so they can spend time with their loved ones.

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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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Refuat HaNefesh: Healing Your Spirit, December Dates

Refuat Hanefesh: A Healing of the Spirit is a safe and loving gathering where people struggling with mental illness and brain disorders, their family, and friends can meet confidentially. See the schedule for the month here.

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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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After the Fall

The word ‘Fall’ has varied associations. To the world, it is a season. On the calendar, it is ‘fall back’ time. For Jews, it is the month after a slew of holidays.

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Letter: The Armenian Genocide

The Board of Rocky Mountain Hye [Armenian] Advocates wishes to extend our deep appreciation to our Dean of the Delegation Degette, and Representatives Perlmutter, Neguse and Crow for co-sponsoring H.Res 296 [Affirming the Armenian Genocide].

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7th Annual Reel Hope Boulder Raised Record Amount

Duncan Tucker at Reel Hope Boulder

Duncan Tucker, Boulder-based screenwriter and director who created the thought-provoking and hilarious film, “Transamerica,” captivated more than 225 people at the 7th annual Reel Hope Boulder on November 2. Thanks to the support of generous donors, we raised more than $105,000—a record for this event—to support Jewish Family Service’s life-transforming work …

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