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Inside the Channel 2 newsroom control room.  Story and photos by Yael Meyer

So that’s how they do it! ESRA day trippers in the news studios


Tower of David Museum: First Temple period diorama of Jerusalem under the Assyrian siege

When the summer heat was revving up, a hardy group of ESRA d...
Illustration by Denis Shifrin

Dog's life is a kvetch Morty visits Dr. Saul, the veterinari...
The hosts, David and Beverley Saffrin, Flanked by guest speaker Ambassador Michael Oren MK and his wife, Sally


David and Beverly Saffrin, for the third consecutive year, g...

n previous issue of ESRA magazine, we addressed two of the s...

Consequential Macroeconomics - Rationalizing About How ...
In the Machal Museum in front of a photo of himself as a young IDF soldier

David Teperson in 2006 ... he was Israel’s longest-serving IDF soldier.

As a young man, sporting a beard

With his wife Shoshana

Standing at 1.98 meters tall, David Teperson acquired the ap...
A Havana synagogue member holds the shechita knives

Street scene Havana

Distinctive . . . cars of many colors in Cuba

Thumbs up ... two locals in Havana

Boys on home-made scooters

A square viewed from a Havana balcony

Knives are out for us on a trip to the island of Fidel and C...

More effort and more calories burned

Nordic walking develops upper and lower body muscles simultaneously

As someone who has had back pain and stiffness on walking ev...

The Pater – My Father, My Judaism, My Childlessness by Ellio...
Dr. Gillian Braunold: Dedicated volunteer doctor who runs the contraception clinic

Inside Terem, where Dr. Gillian Braunold works

It proved to be an insightful interview with volunteer Dr. G...
Looking out for the enemy ... Mike Porter during the Six Day War

Shuafat 1967: The villa of Hussein’s physician

While paging through Ephraim Kishon's short stories (in Engl...

A Love & Beyond by Dan Sofer Published, 2014. 331 pages ...
Illustration by Denis Shifrin

Beware! The Internet providers are on the prowl again . . . ...

Volunteer Ofri at the Youth Village

Horses eyes are masked to protect them from the flies

General view of the Youth Village at Acco

 Manof is a youth village located in Acco. My son Danie...
Ruth Rasnic

Ruth Rasnic, founder of shelters for battered women, is to g...
Lisa’s gift of friendship ... utterly delicious Middle Eastern Chicken.

What's cooking with Lisa Brink Growing up, I had a penfriend...
Cheers ... centenarian Jean Levin enjoying a well-deserved glass of wine.



Our dear friend, Jean Levin, has just reached her 100th birt...
Mayor Haim Bibas opens Neve ESRA, a project by ESRA Modiin.

"We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can...

September 24 at ESRA Givatayim was an evening to remember. T...
Winners Shaun Kessel, Eddy Hoffman and Mike Ossip who came second

Once again ESRA is indebted to the management of the Gaash G...