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  • Start-ups in Ra’anana, Byzantine building in Acre, Sara’s Safed Shabbat

    June 20, 2011 | 10:07 am

    Here are some recent stories out of Israel that you may have missed.

    Start-ups get leg up in Ra’anana

    Start-up companies and developers in Israel will have help getting their latest innovations into the marketplace with the opening of an AT&T innovation center in Ra’anana.


  • Akko riots expose Israel’s Arab-Jewish tinderbox

    By Leslie Susser

    October 13, 2008 | 2:45 pm

    JERUSALEM (JTA)—The rioting in the mixed Jewish-Arab city of Akko, which erupted after an Arab man drove through a Jewish neighborhood on Yom Kippur, shows just how combustible Arab-Jewish relations in Israel are.

    Yet after four successive nights of clashes, in which rampaging...

  • Direct Hezbollah rocket hit leaves Israeli/Arab ‘peace school’ in pieces

    By Larry Derfner

    September 21, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    The one school in Acre that took a direct hit from a rocket during the war happens to be the only school in the city that serves both Jewish and Arab pupils -- the el-Mahaba ("love" in Arabic) kindergarten for mentally and emotionally handicapped kids.