Culture
Young people have been flocking to the Haifa Port for Kartel events. Photo by Matansky

Drying off around the world

Six million lush terrycloth towels tumble out of Arad Textiles’ dryers every month, ready to be folded and shipped all over the world.The year was 1940, and Paul Heiman, a refugee from Nazi Germany, found himself broke and unemployed in …

Israelis take kids back to the eCamp future

eCamp founder Nir Kouris: The kids will put their hands on the hottest new software.Eating s’mores by the campfire, singsongs, and the first kiss might be memories some of us have from the old days at summer camp. Combine these …

Maccabi Tel Aviv enters US Basketball Hall of Fame

Israel’s championship winning basketball team Maccabi Tel Aviv is to be honored for its accomplishments at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in the US, as part of celebrations for Israel’s 60th anniversary in May, according to Israeli daily …

Israeli film Strangers wins hearts in the US

Israeli film Strangers wins hearts in the US

There was no mention of it in the recently released Winograd Report on the Second Lebanon War, but the cataclysmic events that unfolded two summers ago also almost derailed Erez Tadmor and Guy Nattiv’s film Strangers.   The movie, about an …