Groundhog Day: Punxsutawney Phil doesn't see shadow, predicts early spring

February 2 of every year, the groundhog would come out of his temporary home in Gobbler's Knob, and if he saw his shadow and returned to his burrow, it signified six extra weeks of winter.

Storms in Israel, 2020
Jerusalem prepares for winter weather as temperatures drop

The cold wave is expected to last the entire weekend. Rain and thunderstorms are expected throughout the country on Friday. Snow may fall on mountains in the north and high peaks in the center.

Hamin Con Todos
Pascale's Kitchen: Cholent, Part III

Over the past two weeks, I’ve introduced cholent recipes hailing from the lands of Ashkenaz, Morocco and Tripoli, and also included a special recipe for the vegan readers among us.

ENVELOPED IN a cave in Beit Guvrin.
A winter full of hiking

Wander during winter season and enjoy seeing the landscape adorning itself afresh. Should you be lovers of rain showers and not easily intimidated by puddles, here are a few ideas for the winter.

Lightning strikes over the Mediterranean sea during a rain storm near the city of Ashkelon
The storm's rainbow

From all the stories that have emerged in the aftermath, it’s become evident that the storm could have been worse

Israeli skier wins Israel's first ever medal at Winter Youth Olympics

Noa Szollos won the Bronze Medal in Alpine skiing, standing out among 62 athletes from 30 countries.

The IDF delegation helping recover bodies after a dam disaster in Brazil
Israel must implement lessons from Brazil dam tragedy to disasters at home

Commander of Israel's Search and Rescue Unit Col.Golan Vach: You need to think ahead to save lives.

Thousands celebrate Christmas and Hanukkah at northern Israel festival

The three-day festival hosted more than 30 events and served as a showcase for the culture of the western Galilee region.

Aerial view of Jerusalem in snow
7 ways to support Israel from abroad this winter!

While you keep yourself rugged up you can still support Israel in many ways.

Snow in Jerusalem, February 20, 2015
Israel to hold extreme-weather exercise as winter arrives

The "Storm Suit" exercise includes scenarios for extreme winter weather conditions that will test inter-organizational competence and efficiency.

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