christmas trees in israel

IS THIS a secular symbol, too?

Let there be tree!

The Soviet Jews have played a significant role in making the Christmas tree kosher.

Santa Claus Israel

Jerusalem municipality distributing free Christmas trees

The city will distribute 150 free Christmas trees to Jerusalem residents next week.

Mahane Yehuda shuk

Grapevine:The price of admission

THE HIGH Holy Day period is when many synagogues make their money for the year by selling seats. In fact, there are some synagogues where anyone without a ticket signifying that their seat has been paid for cannot get in.


My word: Time warp trouble

That so-called ‘atomic clocks’ are keeping more accurate time than the rotation of Earth, necessitating a ‘leap second,’ worries me a lot less than Iran’s atomic plans and ticking time bomb.

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