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Hula hoops on Tel Aviv beach. Photo by Flash90.
Israel’s growing fashion scene comes of age

Israel’s growing fashion scene comes of age

Israeli fashion can be found in shops all over the world.Israeli fashion and accessory designers are making waves throughout the world. Designs by Michal Negrin, Dorin Frankfurt, Ronen Chen, and Daniella Lehavi can be found selling in shops from the …

Black belt soprano

In love with performing and signing: Grammy award winner Hila Plitmann When Hila Plitmann’s name was announced last week at Los Angeles’s Staples Center as a Grammy Award winner, the 36-year-old Israeli operatic soprano was across town at a birthday …

Israel’s soldiers of sound

Israel’s soldiers of sound

“A little crazy, but great musicians,” Israeli band, Coolooloosh.Joel “Rebel Son” Covington, lead singer of the hot Jerusalem band Coolooloosh, goes to bed from practice sessions at 4am and wakes early for work the next morning, all to put a …

Acting out against the rockets in Sderot

“We thought that the teens here weren’t growing up normally,” Livnat Suabi, who runs the Sderot theater project. Imagine being a teenage girl, and only able to take one-minute showers? In Sderot, Israel this has been the reality for eight …

The biggest Hebrew school in the world

You don’t have to be Jewish to want to learn biblical Hebrew, according to Israeli online learning company, eTeacher, which is opening a new course ever month to satisfy demand from the American Christian community. Learning a new language is …

Electronic scrapbooking for babes of the digital age

Keeping your precious memories safe in an online environment: Shai Adler, CEO and founder of Keepaboo.Martha Stewart has popularized the craft of scrapbooking, and American men and women now enjoy making scrapbooks to treasure memories of their children. Snippets of …