Category: ISRAEL

Small But Mighty

By Eva Trieger Frances Lobman is proof positive that great things come in diminutive packaging. Hailing from Staten Island, Frances arrived on the La Jolla scene by way of New Jersey and Paris. One has only to meet this visionary…

SpaceIL Project To Land First Israeli Spacecraft on the Moon

SpaceIL recently announced that Canadian billionaire and businessmanSylvan Adams, who brought the Giro d’Italia Big Start cycling race to Israel this year, joined the project to land the first Israeli spacecraft on the moon and contributed$5 million to the organization….

Fusion of Food and Fashion in Jerusalem

By Maayan Jaffe-Hoffman/JNS.org It was a fusion of food and fashion this month at the IsraelMuseum in Jerusalem, when renowned Israeli chef Assaf Granit joined with curators of the museum’s “Fashion Statements” exhibition for “70 Years ofIsraeli Food and Fashion.”…

Learning About, and Eating, Exotic Animals of The Bible

By ElizabethKratz / JNS.org It has always been important for Jews to write down recipes from our mothers and grandmothers, and serve those precious treats to our own children.Jewish foods are part of our mesorah, our historic oral tradition —…

The Marston House

Scenes in Balboa Park’s Northeast Edge an Idyllic Locale for Jewish Weddings By Steve Horn For San Diego history buffs, the name “Marston” is synonymous with San Diego’s explosion onto the scene as a city known around the world as…