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Aroundish chef Gavriel Flyshman. Photo by Hadas Peretz

Israel’s Galilee offers world’s first pomegranate wine

The sweet and tart pomegranate has become one of the fastest growing trends in the food industry.If you’ve been to the supermarket lately, you’ve probably noticed that the hottest trend in the food industry is pomegranate products.Several years before the …

Pro baseball coming to Israel

Former Red Sox GM Dan Duquette with Israel Baseball League hopefuls. (Marty Appel for ESPN)HINSDALE, Mass. – On the site of the former Camp Wyoma, where an eighth grader named Dan Duquette once played volleyball and pitched horseshoes at his …

Israeli company brings out the celebrity in you

MyHeritage already has 2.38 million subscribers eager to see who they resemble — Aunt Helen or Angelina Jolie?An addictive new face recognition technology that twins you with your celebrity doppelganger is now taking the web by storm. Developed by Israeli …

Community centers do their part to help Israelis in the north

Community centers brought magicians, clowns, table-games and musical performances to entertain and distract children who spent much of their summer in bomb shelters.With magicians, clowns, table-games and musical performances on a daily basis, one might mistakenly believe that a carnival …

Israeli dance chooses life

New Yorker Celine Alwyn stood outside of one of the venues at Lincoln Center chatting with a friend visiting from the West Coast. Alwyn, a dancer who has appeared on Broadway, goes out to see a lot of dance in …

Israelis persevere at home and at work

Jewish Agency chairman, Zeev Bielski (left)at the Noar Ha’oved Ve’halomed summer camp at the Afek Park near Rosh Ha’ayin in the center of Israel where 700 Jewish, Druze and Arab kids from the north are participating. (Photo: Meir Partush/Jewish Agency)It …