Celebrating Israel’s Independence

Artists, writers, Ben-Gurion’s grandson read from Declaration

This Week in Unexploded WWII Bombs: Tel Aviv

IDF sappers defused what’s believed to be an Italian bomb

A New York Bakery’s Israeli Roots

After a decade in Tel Aviv, European-trained baker Uri Scheft brings his Breads to Manhattan

In New Knesset, a True Maverick

Why Ruth Calderon, a Talmud scholar and rookie politician, has a shot at breaking the Orthodox monopoly on Judaism

Tel Aviv Is More Expensive Than San Francisco

According to a study, the city is seven behind NYC, 88 spots ahead of Tehran

Reason #4874 Not to Mess With Israeli Drivers

A viral Facebook video saves an Israeli driver’s day

Google’s Tel Aviv Office Is Ridiculous

Known for its opulence, Google does its Tel Aviv employees a solid

A Look at Israel’s Flood

Rain and snow have pelted the country, causing lots of damage

Daybreak: Bibi Will “Never Divide” Jerusalem

Plus Richard Ben Cramer dies at 62

The Lifting of the Altalena

An effort to revive the symbolic Israeli ship

Sundown: Ceasefire Declared, Meaning Unclear

Israelis are pessimistic, Iranians were involved

Daybreak: Bombers Strike Tel Aviv Bus

21 injured in attack; Fatah’s West Bank al-Aqsa Martyrs’ Brigade claims responsibility

A Letter from Tel Aviv, Under Fire

Describing the indescribable

Daybreak: Rockets Continue Despite Drop-off

Progress made on ceasefire, but distance remains

An Endless Week

Looking back on this week and looking nervously forward

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