Culture
An Israeli cowboy. Photo by Flash90.

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 …

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 …