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The guard dog's “uniform”

Obeying command of attack. Normally, if this was a terrorist; he would be ripped to shreds

A guard dog obeying commands – jump on top of wall, jump down

This guard dog is on a simulated search and rescue mission. A volunteer is hiding in the brush a few feet away. The dog has their scent

Recently, I had the special privilege to go on a trip/barbec...
 Top Shelf Have you noticed that sometimes when looking...
The guide at Jewish Legions Museum (Beth Hagdudim)

 During this past year, we had heard several lectures o...
Pioneer...Dr Christian Bernard (Wikimedia Commons)

I want to tell you a true story about the most memorable exp...
 She was in the bathroom, putting on her makeup, under ...
Crocus cup and saucer by Clarice Cliff

Celadon and tenmoku bud vases by Chris Keenan (Photo: Michael Harvey)

Chris Keenan (Photo: Sophie Massarella)

Chris Keenan’s ‘Abode of Stones’ iii comprising 21 pots and oval leather base (Photo: Michael Harvey)

I cannot remember a time when I was not in love with pots. I...
Dear Jane Kessler and Wendy Goldstein, On behalf of the Forg...
Hindu temple in Singapore

Gardens at Flower Dome

Jurong Bird Park

Merlion, the official mascot of Singapore

 In my many trips to the Far East, while flying to my d...
Leah Esterson (left) with Freda Lanesman and Linda Schlosberg – the three all volunteered in the Raanana ESRA office

Leah, I am writing this with a very heavy heart. I cannot be...
The writer E.E. Cummings

Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones

Forty years ago I went to college, lived in a dorm and befri...
Thank you for including such a lovely presentation of m...
Svia Epstein and Elishama Jacobs are two sisters whose paren...
Some healthy advice from Dr Miriam Maisel Political upheaval...
Volunteer Shifra Newman enjoying Laugh Yoga

Recently we were happy to welcome Zehava Marom at the Kfar S...
One of the people central to my absorption in Israel—primari...
Seeds blow around the worldForever blowing, forever movingSe...
Synagogue bima in Peki'in

Rose Haran, Margalit Zinati, and Michal Kramer

Akko’s ancient city walls

Just before Chanukah, we drove to the Upper Galilee on beaut...
 MAY I add my voice in appreciation of Cynthia Barmor, ...
Are you being served? Michael Rothschild in his shop in Tel Aviv’s Montefiore neighborhood

 The Tel Aviv restaurant and food scene is constantly a...
Dear Lola Katz The students I tutor at Alon High School in R...