Snow near Old City, Jerusalem_390.
(photo credit: Marc Israel Sellem/The Jerusalem Post)
After a false alarm only two weeks before, Jerusalemites enjoyed a Friday filled
with snow, many sledding down the hills of local parks and pelting each other
with snow balls.
Several centimeters of snow coated the ground on Friday
morning for the first time in four years, closing schools and causing Egged and
other bus operators to temporarily disband lines both within and to and from the