snow preparations

Schools are open, rain and light flurries expected

Schools are open, rain and light flurries expected

Mateh Binyamin regional council, Jerusalem, other areas decide to open schools as snow fails to accumulate.Uzi Baruch, 1/26/2016, 7:37 AM
Fear of terror attacks due to the storm

Fear of terror attacks due to the storm

IDF forces increase presence in Judea and Samaria for fear of Palestinians carrying out attacks due to bad weather conditions.Shoshana Miskin, 1/25/2016, 3:04 PM
Jerusalem Prepares for Snow

Jerusalem Prepares for Snow

Guidelines released before snowstorm predicted for next week; municipality takes precautions, building on lessons from 2013 snowstorm.Nir Har-Zahav, 1/3/2015, 10:43 PM
Jlem Councilman: ‘Time to Get Back to Normal’

Jlem Councilman: ‘Time to Get Back to Normal’

Jerusalem deputy mayor explains controversial decision to reopen schools.Maayana Miskin, 12/17/2013, 8:19 PM
Helicopter Evacuation as Towns Lack Power, Water

Helicopter Evacuation as Towns Lack Power, Water

Thousands of families spending third day without electricity or water. Children with hypothermia evacuated by helicopter.Maayana Miskin, 12/15/2013, 9:24 AM
Photo Essay: Snow in Jerusalem

Photo Essay: Snow in Jerusalem

The snow has brought both wonder, smiles and damage. The following is both staff and reader submissions for Snowstorm 5774.Ben Bresky & Contributors, 12/13/2013, 11:46 AM
Israel Prepares for Winter Storm

Israel Prepares for Winter Storm

Jerusalem ‘ready for snow,’ Transport Ministry plans for road closures, Arkia moves flights.Maayana Miskin, 12/10/2013, 5:48 PM