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Filmmaker Laura Bialis included scenes from her Sderot wedding in Rock in the Red Zone

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 …

Israeli students race like the wind

The ‘Spirit of Ben Gurion’ will compete come May 2007 in the Formula SAE race, held each year by the American Society of Auto Engineers.The Spirit of Ben Gurion will be competing in a race.This isn’t as strange as it …

American pension funds look to Israel for investment

From left, Phil Schaefer, President, World Pension Forum; Eddie Trump, Chairman, Trump Group; and Isaac Applbaum, Founder, Opus Capital. (Photo: Shimi Nachtailer)What do local and state employees in California and New York have in common? For years, a portion of …

NBA teams choose two Israelis in draft

Yotam Halperin – A good chance to be the first Israeli to play in the NBA. Israeli basketball players Lior Eliyahu and Yotam Halperin were selected in the second round of the NBA Draft on Thursday morning. Following Doron Sheffer, …