Sunday, September 21, 2014 Elul 26, 5774

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Yocheved Miriam Russo- JE Feature
So you're coming to visit Israel - wonderful! You'll be here a week, and your travel plans are set. Let's see: You fly into Ben-Gurion, and start in Jerusalem, with all the major sites.You take the Tunnel Tour, walk through Mea Shearim, explore the Old City, shop and people-watch at Machane Yehuda. Then maybe a quick float in the Dead...
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Frank Rosci- JE Feature
Eytan Schwartz is "The Ambassador," also the name of the mega-popular Israeli TV show/competition won by the 30-year-old this past year. The show, which airs on Israel's Channel 2, begins its second season this month. In addition to all the acclaim and recognition he received as the so-called "Israeli Apprentice" - since the show, created by Keshet Production Company, Tel...
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Just what would Wagner say? Doesn't matter; Israelis are saying ken to "Springtime for Hitler," the masterpiece of mishugas and the centerpiece of "The Producers," which just opened to SRO - Smoking Room Only - in a Tel Aviv theater. According to a news-wire report, Israeli audiences - who wag their finger, the third one - at anyone even suggesting...
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When it comes to Jewish holidays, there's much more than meets the eye: There's more to Chanukah than eight days of presents, more to Passover than abstaining from bread, and more to Tu B'Shevat than simply planting a tree. "The planting of the tree is a later development," said Rabbi Sandy Roth, Reconstructionist leader of New Hope's Kehilat HaNahar, The...
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Though many people were shocked when Hamas - considered a terrorist organization by Israel and by the United States - won last week's Palestinian legislative elections, Morton Klein, national president of the Zionist Organization of America, said he wasn't surprised at all. "We've made a serious mistake by thinking that if you have elections, things will be fine," Klein told...
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