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A new way to start the day in Tel Aviv. Photo viaSave the Morning Facebook page.

Israeli design isn’t ‘monkey business’

Monkey Business offers “practical yet humorous” ideas like ‘Dolica the sheep to keep’, an aluminum cast ‘Plughole Ashtray’ that replicates a drain stopper, and of course Oprah’s favorite, the Doorganizer.

Israeli youth make a ‘Personal Commitment’ to society

‘The Personal Commitment program is about getting the students to relate to the social needs of their community and to promote their social involvement.’The first time Israeli teenager Rotem Dolev, 16, arrived at the social club for blind adults near …

An Israeli field of dreams

Dan Duquette, who is organizing the Israel professional baseball tryouts, served as general manager of both the Montreal Expos and the Boston Red Sox.More than 60 self-styled athletic studs hoping to play professional baseball in Israel came out on November …

Israeli rockers to light up NY indie showcase

Ex-Lion Tamer guiratist Zoe Polanski on playing in the US – It’s fun and a good place to be.The CMJ Music Marathon – the American independent rock music annual showcase in New York City – is going to have an …

Real life hoop dreams for Israel’s Gaza evacuees

Home Game chronicles daily life before and during the evacuation of the 30-year-old farming community of Netzer Hazani, in the southern Gush Katif settlement bloc, as its teenage basketball players prepared for a tournament.While media coverage of Israel’s evacuation of …