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The world was created for the livingStop the killing now Sto...
Author Y.L. Peretz ... he's all but forgotten today (Photo: Wikipedia

Everyone loves a good story. Yud Lamed Peretz wrote many of ...

On my 87th birthday, I got an overwhelming ovation from...
Flowers brought by the children of Birzai and put on the mass grave in the forest

The memorial wall with names of the victims cut out on the metal sheets (Photo: Merunas Jukonis)

Myra Olswang’s family gravestone uncovered in the cemetery

On June 16, 2019 about 500 people gathered in Birzai, Lithua...
David Chester with ESRAmagazines on his delivery round (Photo: Avigail Chester)

One bright Tuesday morning on completing the preliminaries,O...


Presenting a conversation of the future "Carly, I would like...
Presentation ... Steve Freedman receiving the Geller Award (Photo: Nizan Freedman)

 As was done each year for the past thirty-six years, K...

Stop bending-over-double to look into the fridge: measure th...
Sholem Aleichem (Photo: Wikipedia Commons)

Sholem Aleichem ... a founding father of modern Yiddish lite...
Mimi Semuha (left) and Jane Krivine, two of the ESRA committee members

By Lucille Cohen and Jane Krivine Book lovers in the Five To...
ESRA’s Nearly-New Shop on Ahuza Street has been given a revamp

Read all about it ... ESRAbooks has now relocated to Raanana’s high street – Ahuza

 ESRA runs two shops in Raanana – ESRA Nearly-New Shop ...
Our friends in the North on a three-day trip to Israel's South

The interior of the Moshav Netavim Synagogue and visiting the Mishkan Hatchelet talit factory

At the old Beer Sheva Train Station and Under cover at Mamshit National Park

The Dead Sea Works and the lake at Yeruham Park

View over the Makhtesh Gadol from Har Avnon and our bus driver on track ... at the Arad Racing Track

 By: Frankie Cronin and Joy Kahan Our first 3-day trip ...
Assassinated: Symon Petliura (Photo: Wikipedia)

Chief Otaman Symon Petliura on a Ukrainian stamp (never circulated)

October 1927: Sholem Schwarzbard speaking at court. Below him Henri Torres

Hetman (Chief Otaman) Symon Petliura (1879-1926) was a Ukrai...

 The word Jewess Your response to the letter in ESRAmag...
Recipes of my 15 Grandmothers, Genie Milgrom, Gefen Publishing House (2019) Soft Cover, 163 pages.

Genie Milgrom with traditional food her grandmothers would have made in Spain

If this were only an article about a recently published new ...

Every so often, I see a notice from ESRA suggesting that we ...

What a delightful afternoon was had by all who attended the ...
An ESRA community project in Petach Tikvah

An ESRA community project in Acco

Children at an ESRA Tel Aviv Learning Center

Having fun at an ESRA project in Petach Tikvah (Photo: Noa Morgenstern)

ESRA Kfar Saba Youth at Risk project

New Education and Welfare Projects Over the past year alone,...
One of the ancient stones in the park in Talpiot, Jerusalem

A map in the concrete shows the route of the ancient water system

...dates back 2,000 years Early on a Shabbat afternoon in a ...
Antiquities at Yad Hashmona (Photos: Dennis Kaliser)

Inside the Church of Our Lady of the Ark of the Covenant

Ancient burial tomb at Yad Hashmona

9/11 Twin Towers Memorial

 After a very early start, due to our full program, the...