Israeli jewels in the rough

When Orna and Isaac Levy stood up before the international community’s top couture designers earlier this summer in Las Vegas to receive the prestigious Town and Country international pearl designer award for the third year in a row, it seemed …

Jerusalem becoming call center capital

‘There’s no doubt that Jerusalem is the optimal place for American and European companies to outsource their work.’It’s a scenario that takes place every day in the United States. A consumer needs a service center and calls the toll free …

Not just child’s play

Initiated by child Holocaust survivor Dr. Kitty O. Cohen, the Painting Pain, Dreaming Peace program led Palestinian and Israeli children, ages 9-12, to express pain, fear and anger through painting.A group of 150 Palestinian and Israeli schoolchildren unveiled last week …

Learning how to debate instead of fight

Israeli and Palestinian participants in a model United Nations in Israel conference held recently near Tel Aviv.Ramzi Sfeir, a 17-year-old from the Palestinian village of Bet Jalla, never believed that Palestinians and Israelis could agree on anything. But after he …