A tribute by a daughter in her deep grief at losing a mother who is remembered for the times of inspiration shared and admired for her management of her struggle with the terminal illness that claimed her life.

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Sandy Kaye
Category: People
Issue No. 172
 

Clan of 44 gather for diamond celebration

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Clan of 44 gather for diamond celebration
Category: People
Issue No. 172
 

The Domari Community Center is a place where Domari Gypsies celebrate their culture and music. Amoun Sleem, founder of the center, started life begging for money but wanted more for her community. Learn about her efforts and the center’s needs.

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The gypsies of the wall
Category: People
Issue No. 171
 

Mindy Weisel's pictures and glasswork and metal pieces smile straight at us and cut to the essence of our emotions. Mindy and her husband Sheldon, have now come home to Israel where she continues to create her magic in a high-ceilinged studio flooded with Jerusalem light.

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Mindy Weisel–When art imitates life
Category: People
Issue No. 171
 

Her voice still strong, love for her family ever-present, Barbra performed a concert in Tel Aviv. The audience had an enchanted evening and, even though the ticket cost the same as a weekend away, the expense was well worth it and Barbra unforgettable.

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Tel Aviv falls in love with Streisand
Category: People
Issue No. 171
 

Congratulations to Walter Robinson on being appointed Hon. Life President of Beth Protea.

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Home sweet home. Walter’s unique award is certainly well deserved
Category: People
Issue No. 171
 

An article in an Esra magazine caused a reader to search out the author to share memories of his sister, who features in the article. Connections rekindled over years and oceans – it truly is a small world.

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‘Moving article’ rekindles an old friendship, and a pledge is made
Category: People
Issue No. 171
 

Roxi Mundel was an artist and art teacher whose work was filled with joy. She spent many years teaching at the American school, and volunteering in the ESRA Golden Age Club in Herzliya. Although she will be sorely missed by her friends and family, her works live on for posterity.

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Roxi Mundel 1921-2013
Category: People
Issue No. 171
 

ZIPPORAH Porath celebrated her 90th birthday and Katherine Kaila Shabat's memoir, ‘I Missed the Spring’ recently went up on Amazon Kindle books.

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A double celebration for Zipporah’s 90th
Category: People
Issue No. 171
 

Professor Ruth Berman's distinguished career, love of linguistics and the Hebrew language is well documented here. Ruth first came to Israel in 1954 and her long term, tireless efforts were rewarded by the prestigious Emet Prize in 2012 and an honorary doctoral degree from Haifa University.

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Love affair with the Hebrew language
Category: People
Issue No. 170
 
 
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