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Baby Mazal Tov!

Baby Mazal Tov!

Mazal Tov to Adina and Dario Geisinger on the birth of their boy, Eitan Yehuda Gavriel . Send your good news to benjysinger@israelb.org!

By November 18, 2019 Read More →
Hallmark movies now embracing Hanukkah!

Hallmark movies now embracing Hanukkah!

Hallmark Xmas movies become part of the seasonal cheer, and now they are expanding to include Hanukkah, the  New York Post reported. The two Hanukkah-themed movies – Holiday Date and Double Holiday – will be aired at the end of December to coincide with Hanukkah, which this year starts on December 22. The move was made due to criticism aimed at […]

By November 18, 2019 Read More →
Be careful when recharging your phones at the airport!

Be careful when recharging your phones at the airport!

Travellers are being warned not to leave their phones in free USB charge points, according to the Sun newspaper. USB charging stations may have been hijacked at airports by criminals who may steal your personal details, including bank details. Caleb Barlow, Vice President of X-Force Threat Intelligence at IBM Security told Forbes said that public ports, like those found […]

By November 18, 2019 Read More →
Israel’s economy grows in third quarter beyond expectations

Israel’s economy grows in third quarter beyond expectations

The economy grew at a 4.1% annual clip in the third quarter, far in excess of the market’s 2.6-2.8% expectations, according to an initial estimate published today by the Central Bureau of Statistics. The unexpected result, which indicates that economic growth is stronger than most analysts believed, makes a decision by the Bank of Israel […]

By November 18, 2019 Read More →
Gvahim Career Program – Workshop

Gvahim Career Program – Workshop

Olim living in Jerusalem searching for a quality position here? Join Gvahim Career Program in partnership with Jerusalem Municipality and Mercaz Tzeirim. This week – November 20! Apply now!: https://www.tfaforms.com/417408 Program requirements: • Currently living in Jerusalem • Made Aliyah up to 10 years ago (if you are a returning citizen, please indicate your status in […]

By November 18, 2019 Read More →
Zmanim – Halachik times for this week

Zmanim – Halachik times for this week

A few outlines of davening times: Shacharit – Le’chatchilah best to daven from  sunrise. But, you can daven from dawn from the time when you can see your friend B’Dieved. You can daven Shacharit until 4 seasonal hours into the day. Mincha – Can be davened from mincha gedola. Maariv – Can be davened, from […]

By November 17, 2019 Read More →
Record breaking longest challah in Australia – in time for Shabbat Project!

Record breaking longest challah in Australia – in time for Shabbat Project!

A kosher bakery in Sydney, Australia, has broken the Guinness world record for longest challah. Grandma Moses Bakery, in partnership with the Jewish National Fund chapter in New South Wales, broke the record on Thursday, according to a Facebook post from the group. The record-setting challah clocked in at more than 32 feet long and […]

By November 17, 2019 Read More →
AACI Events this week

AACI Events this week

Sunday, November 17th Exercise 50+ – A class for the mature adult, focusing on strength, bone density, and more. Great for balance, can be done standing or sitting. • 8:45 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. At AACI, 37 Pierre Koenig St. NIS 55/45 AACI members. Info and registration: (02) 566-1181 or 050-224-0191. Fresh Insights into Literature – Join esteemed […]

By November 17, 2019 Read More →
Networking events this week

Networking events this week

*Tech events this week* – 17.11.19-23.11.19: from Made in JLM. Sunday 17 – Sunday 24.19: “שבוע היזמות העולמי בירושלים // 2019” – bit.ly/359oQnc Sunday 17.11: “Travel Tech JLM” – bit.ly/2CMULO0 Monday 18.11: “שבוע היזמות העולמי: ממשלה חכמה // חדשנות ויזמות במגזר הציבורי” – bit.ly/345PBsg Tuesday 19.11: “Med Meets Design” – bit.ly/37e8ISW “Girls just wanna have funds” – bit.ly/32tgvsB “Side Project […]

By November 17, 2019 Read More →
In Photo: Chanukah on the way at the shuk!

In Photo: Chanukah on the way at the shuk!

The shuk is already selling doughnuts! Here are some of them I spotted on Friday:

By November 17, 2019 Read More →

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