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  • Does Loud & Greasy = Old?

    By Ilana Angel

    January 17, 2012 | 1:39 pm

    This weekend I went shopping with my son.  He is going to a winter formal and needed a new outfit so we headed out to Santa Monica to spend the day shopping, walking around, and having lunch.  It was a beautiful day, there were a ton of people out and about, and we had a wonderful...

  • Boycott spurs Tnuva to drop cottage cheese prices

    June 29, 2011 | 11:11 am

    Tnuva, Israel’s largest dairy products manufacturer, agreed to lower cottage cheese prices by about 20 percent following a nationwide boycott.

    The company announced Wednesday that it would lower the recommended price of a 9-ounce tub of cottage cheese by about from $2.17 to $1.70.

  • Cottage cheese becomes symbol of Israeli frustration

    June 20, 2011 | 5:51 pm

    For Israelis, cottage cheese is no mere dairy product.

    Whipped to exceptional creamy and airy perfection, it is a coveted staple of tables across the country. Israelis spend $440 million per year on cottage cheese.

    But now, with the price of a 9-ounce container climbing to just...

  • Cottage cheese becomes call for rebellion in Israel

    June 16, 2011 | 10:41 am

    “Cottage cheese, a basic good whose price has reached nearly eight shekels. Don’t buy it this month!”

    As a revolutionary slogan, it’s unlikely to live in the annals of history alongside “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” or “Workers of the World Unite.” But in Israel it...

  • Israelis preparing cottage cheese boycott

    June 15, 2011 | 10:53 am

    More than 32,000 Israelis have said they will boycott cottage cheese next month over its soaring cost.

    The Israelis joined a Facebook group calling for a consumer boycott of cottage cheese, which accounts for some 28 percent of all cheese sales in Israel, throughout July.

    The price...