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A Sweet New Year

At the Ramat Gan Safari, near Tel Aviv, the animals were treated to sweet fruits and honey in celebration of the approaching of Rosh...

All You Need Is Breslov

A planeload of frum guys made its way on Wednesday to Uman, in the Ukraine, for the Rosh Hashanah festivities, despite some unexpected delays...

Tagged and Released

A vulture is spreading its wings as it is released back into the wild in the southern Negev Desert near Kibbutz Sde Boker earlier...

Women Behaving Badly

Here is a WOW member wearing talit and tefillin blowing a shofar during prayer outside a police station in Jerusalem's Old City where police...

Housekeeping for God

The Wailing Wall's Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz and his crew on Sunday removed thousands of handwritten notes placed in the crevices of the ancient Wall, just...

Selichot

Jewish men at Selichot services at the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem. Why do we call these days and these rituals "Selichot" – Pardons and Forgiveness,...

Reservoir as Metaphor for Revelation

Israeli archaeologist Eli Shukron is seen going down a ladder at the excavation site of a water reservoir dating back to the First Temple...

Nahal Recruits Swear Allegiance

New recruits were sworn into the Nahal Brigade at the Western Wall in Jerusalem a week ago. Nahal is an acronym for Noar Halutzi Lohem,...

The Ravages of Justice

Here are the refugees from Migron in their relocation camp, in Givat Hayekev. They are cleaning up their new homes, also known as "caravillas" (combination...

LOL: NFL Fighting Brain Injuries

I recently received this press release from the Department of Defense: Army, NFL Team Up to Fight Traumatic Brain Injury OK, the headline itself is a...

Cutest Time Bomb You Ever Saw

First, obviously, this has to be in the top 10 sweetest back-to-school or first-day-of-school images in the history of schools. These boys are lined...

You Know You’re Israeli…

You Know You're Israeli if you spend the last evening before government forces remove you from your legally purchased land by decree of an...

Postcard from Mount Tabor

Mount Tabor, standing 575 meters above sea level at the eastern end of the Jezreel Valley, is the site of the battle fought by Deborah and Barak against the Canaanite king Sisera, according to the Bible. Now it is the site of two monestaries, with three Bedouin villages nestled at its base.

Clint Doing the RNC (with Video)

Lynne Lechter is on the board of the Republican Jewish Coalition's National Women's Committee.  She is at the Republican National Convention as a guest...

In Broad Daylight

This is a picture of a Palestinian youth throwing rocks at an Israeli military vehicle as it entered the Arab city of Ramallah on...

Romney, Ryan, Rule

Following a hard couple of years of campaigning—debating a man who makes pizza, a man who wants to cut off aid to Israel and...

Group Picture with a Congressman

Here's Congressman Allen West with the folks of the Republican Jewish Coalition. Reminder: the Republican Convention is on in earnest as of today, having...

Moshe Holtzberg’s First Day of School

On Monday morning, like many thousands of other Israeli kids, little Moshe Holtzberg, resident of the town of Migdal Haemek, about halfway between Haifa...

Turtle Goes Home with Wild Rumba

Here are a bunch of Israelis watching as Meirav, a loggerhead sea turtle weighing 40 kg (just under 90 lbs) is being released back...

Things to Do During a Rally

Jewish mother reading to her two children during a protest outside the Justice Ministry in Jerusalem on Thursday, against the planned evacuation of the...

Rolling on the Grass with Sasha

President Barack Obama was born on August 4, 1961, which means he just turned 51. Here he is sitting with his daughter Sasha during a...

Captain Picard Visiting our Planet

British actor Patrick Stewart, aka Captain Jean-Luc Picard, the finest captain of the Starship Enterprise ever, is seen here on a movie set on...

Elul in Kibbutz Chafetz Chayim, 1960

Elul is in the air. Saying Psalm 27 every morning (and afternoon – or evening, for Litvaks) brings on that sense of a new...

Happy Hillary

The following rant represents only Mr. Yanover's opinion and does not in any way reflect anything but Mr. Yanover's opinion. In fact, anything written...

The King in Jerusalem

An Israeli Elvis impersonator preformed Saturday night in a restaurant near Jerusalem, in honor of the 35th anniversary of the King's death. Elvis impersonators are...

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