Tag Archives: winter

Good News Friday – Shabbat Chanukah edition

We are right in the middle of Chanukah, entering Shabbat Chanukah in a few hours, so here is a special, Chanukah-themed Good News Friday post. Looking at my post from last year, I find I can begin with almost the … Continue reading

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Israel’s snowy wonderland

Yes, I know there are elections in 12 days time. I know that the White House has made some very controversial and uncomfortable nominations for important government posts. I know that the Middle East is in huge and violent turmoil. … Continue reading

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Why didn’t the chicken duck cross the road?

A funny and heartwarming story caught my eye today, an “only in Israel” story, which I thought I’d post for you in order to lighten all the latest gloom and doom for a while. The story appeared in Hebrew Ynet; … Continue reading

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