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Amid the ravages of wildfires, Colorado Jews band together

A helicopter drops water on the U.S. Air Force Academy as firefighters battle the blaze in Colorado Springs, June 27, 2012. (U.S. Department of Agriculture)

(JTA) — The Sidmans are among the lucky ones: Their Colorado Springs home is still standing, nearly untouched by the flames that left many of their neighbors’ houses in ashes. “I was just sobbing uncontrollably, even though my house was perfect,” Renee Sidman told the Colorado Springs Gazette. For… Read more »