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The Imperial War Museum, London, where Graham Zeitlin tells visitors about his experiences (Photo: Flickr)

Graham Zeitlin who grew up in Birmingham in World War II

Graham Zeitlin pictured today at the Imperial War Museum (Photo Lydia Aisenberg)

The book Graham wrote about his experiences working on the railways

By man who was at school when bombs rained down  T...
Jack Sher ... became the expert demolition man in Cape Town

Dad was born in 1930 soon after Ouma and Oupa came from Lith...

In flames ... John’s painting of the destruction of Bamberg Synagogue on Kristallnacht

 John was a dear friend. Together with Brenda, who is g...
Uzi Jona (right) with a Palestinian worker at the Amatzia Vineyards

Frank Mecklenberg with green table grapes at Amatzia

The wall between Israel and Judea

Story and photos by Frank Mecklenburg​ Gush Katif was a...
Kinneret Zohar-Lahav ... has a wide scope of subjects


No-one tells them better than historian Kinneret It was cher...
Room with a phew!

Flushed with success ... the renovated bathroom

Work in progress ... removing walls and widening doorways

Circumstances dictated that we moved on. If you're thin...
Zvi Brenner in the Special Night Squad

Zvi Brenner with Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion

Family man ... Zvi with his children

Zvi with Orde Wingate’s son Jonathan at a memorial to Wingate in Kochav HaYarden

Who helped shape the birth of our nation  Photos from t...
The Museum wing named after Sammy Ofer (Photo: Lydia Aisenberg )

The bust of Israeli shipping magnate Sammy Ofer in the National Maritime Museum, London (Photo: Flickr)

During a recent sojourn to London, I included a visit to Gre...
Solly Meltzer turned 90 on Simchat Torah. Here he is in Gallery Lauren, his curiosity antique shop, on 83 Sokolov Street in Ramat Hasharon, where he has worked for the last 35 years.

Ranen Shemesh weds Aviya Chatuka, granddaughter of Doreen and Willie Malkinson

Email your Milestones to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  BI...
Story and photo by Harry Hiller On Sunday 15th Septembe...
A poignant engraving in Lori’s garden in Poway, San Diego

A trip out ... Lori with Amilia Lev’s daughter, Anat Shlocker, in Ramat Rachel last year

Lori celebrating her 60th birthday in Modiin with the Shlocker and Lev families

A visit to the relocated American Embassy in Jerusalem

Shopping trip ... Lori Kaye visiting Jerusalem’s shuk in December

A woman who was killed in a synagogue shooting in the U.S. t...
The Star of Lithuanian Diplomacy, the highest Lithuanian medal of Diplomacy

Abel and Glenda Levitt with their children Ari, Sonya, Adam and Mia

The Lithuanian Embassy in Tel Aviv held a ceremony on June 5...

Richard Kemp told the meeting: “The IDF should be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize” (Photos: Stephen Kliner)

Kay Wilson in Raanana reading an excerpt from her book about surviving terrorism and overcoming trauma

An evening with Col. Richard Kemp and author/tour guide/surv...
Sholem Aleichem (Photo: Wikipedia Commons)

Sholem Aleichem ... a founding father of modern Yiddish lite...
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...
Artist Marvin Turk

Faith’s Leap in oils by Marvin Turk

Modern Dance in oils by Marvin Turk

Violin and Viola in acrylic by Marvin Turk

 How painting as a hobby suddenly took off for Marvin T...

WELCOME TO ISRAEL Alla Kabacznik | NetanyaDalia Sinclair | N...
Editor's Note: The writer, who recently relocated from Jerus...

The author Carl Hoffman as drawn by Denis Shifrin in February 2006




 Whenever a feature needed brightening up we turned to ...
Marilyn, I met you not long after we came to Herzliya Pituac...