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Anav Silverman, TPS
Anav Silverman, TPS

Nechama Loebel

Israel’s first deaf EMT teaches first aid

When Nechama Loebel became Israel’s first deaf emergency medical technician one year ago, she wanted to share her success with others in the deaf community. Already...

A language program at the Kfar Kama Rayan Center instructs Circassians in Hebrew.

Bringing Circassians’ Hebrew up to speed

Kfar Kama (TPS) — Nestled in the green hills of the lower Galilee stands a Circassian village by the name of Kfar Kama, one of two Circassian villages in northern...

Seeing red

ROSH HASHANAH EDITIONSECTION D PAGE 5 JERUSALEM — The Temple Institute is working together with an Israeli cattleman to raise a Red Heifer in Israel, in strict...

Readying 1,600 tons of honey

JERUSALEM — Beekeepers from across Israel delivered their honey products to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin this week in light of a festive event held at the...

Ten years since Gaza withdrawal

For the 9,000 Gush Katif residents uprooted from their homes during Israel’s unilateral 2005 disengagement from the southwestern edge of Gaza, memories of life in the...

Young Jews from India visit Israel

One of the most densely populated cities in the world, Mumbai (formerly Bombay) is home to the majority of India’s Jewish population. Among the 12 million people that...

Rabbi saved a Jewish city in Greece

Yom HaShoah/Holocaust Memorial Day 5775 IN THE Jerusalem Hills, there stands the single largest memorial to the Holocaust in the world known as Martyrs’ Forest, which...

ZAKA aids Germanwings rescue

A delegation of eight ZAKA international rescue unit volunteers flew in the early hours of Monday morning to assist in the search and recovery mission at the site of the...