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Government to decide on possible holiday COVID restrictions

Government to decide on possible holiday COVID restrictions

Government expected to decide next week on the next steps in fighting the latest resurgence of COVID-19 in Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/07/2021 02:14
Watch: Senate passes bill making Juneteenth a national holiday

Watch: Senate passes bill making Juneteenth a national holiday

The US Senate voted unanimously to make Juneteenth, which celebrates the emancipation of black slaves, a national holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2021 11:33
Kwanzaa: Fake holiday with a racist goal

Kwanzaa: Fake holiday with a racist goal

Kwanzaa is exclusively an American holiday, not African, its creator a convicted criminal. Kamala claims she celebrated it as a kid. Op-ed.Jeff Dunetz, 29/12/2020 22:00
After the holidays - and so we begin...

After the holidays - and so we begin...

The strange 5781 holiday season is over. What now? Start from the beginning....Sivan Rahav-Meir, 13/10/2020 07:10
How lucky we are to be outdoors!

How lucky we are to be outdoors!

First, we had to daven outside. We had to meet our grandkids outside. Now we are in our Sukkah outside - where it's supposed to be!Shmuel Sackett, 02/10/2020 02:00
Top doctor: 'We're very close to a lockdown over the holidays'

Top doctor: 'We're very close to a lockdown over the holidays'

Dr. Tzion Schlossberg offers hope for holiday season, urges Israelis to follow guidelines, report symptoms. 'Cut the chain of infection.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2020 10:28
In Jersey City, blacks and Jews are working to increase harmony after shooting attack

In Jersey City, blacks and Jews are working to increase harmony after shooting attack

Two weeks after deadly shooting, blacks and Jews in Jersey City unite for holiday charity drive. 'We're all in this together.'Ben Sales, JTA, 25/12/2019 18:05
Keeping the Most Wonderful Time of the Year Jewish

Keeping the Most Wonderful Time of the Year Jewish

Help the millennial in your life keep the most wonderful time of the year Jewish.Sponsored Content, 20/11/2018 14:03
Corned Beef Hash

Corned Beef Hash

Kayla Kaye, 25/03/2018 19:46
Israel to import 560 tons of honey ahead of holidays

Israel to import 560 tons of honey ahead of holidays

In efforts to avoid shortage during holidays, Finance Minister approves tax exemption for honey imports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2017 13:16
Parents jump for joy: 7 less vacation days for kids

Parents jump for joy: 7 less vacation days for kids

Caving to parents' pressure, Education Minister Bennett adds seven days to the school year. Will this help children, the economy, or both?Chana Roberts, 06/07/2017 12:53
Police on high alert for holidays

Police on high alert for holidays

Police commander says Arabs favor holidays for deadly attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/04/2017 09:02
Police arrest 19 for holiday-season terrorism

Police arrest 19 for holiday-season terrorism

Police undertook operational activity last night to locate and arrest terror suspects during the Jewish holidays of recent weeks.Ido ben Porat, 23/10/2016 12:03
12 Days and Still no Cabinet Meeting

12 Days and Still no Cabinet Meeting

After a series of delays and cancellations, the Cabinet meeting is still not being convened today due to 'the long holiday break'.Cynthia Blank, 19/10/2014 14:34
Sukkot Messages

Sukkot Messages

Building a sukkah that waves in the wind tells us not to measure achievement in material but spiritual terms. Taking four plants that look and smell radically different from each other tells us that it takes all sorts to create a society.Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 07/10/2014 06:50
Clampdown on Palestinian Arabs until Tuesday

Clampdown on Palestinian Arabs until Tuesday

IDF imposes general closure on Judea and Samaria during Pesach holiday. Terrorists like to strike on Jewish holidays.Yedidya Ben Or, 13/04/2014 21:31
Slain Brothers Remembered with Gifts for Soldiers

Slain Brothers Remembered with Gifts for Soldiers

Two brothers who fell in combat are commemorated with holiday gifts for 1,000 soldiers.Maayana Miskin, 30/08/2013 04:43
Bus Driver Tries to Smuggle Fish to Jerusalem

Bus Driver Tries to Smuggle Fish to Jerusalem

Inspectors find 60 kilograms of “dangerous” fish stuffed under public bus. Part of pre-holiday food smuggling?Maayana Miskin, 27/08/2013 18:22
‘Celebrity Rabbi’ Nixes Uman Trips: It’s Forbidden

‘Celebrity Rabbi’ Nixes Uman Trips: It’s Forbidden

Rabbi Avi Zarki slams annual pilgrimage to Ukraine. ‘The spiritual boost is not real.’Maayana Miskin, 18/08/2013 09:46
Piron to Cut Back on School Vacation Days

Piron to Cut Back on School Vacation Days

Education Minister Shai Piron plans to cut back on the number of school vacation days that students in Israel have every year.Elad Benari, Canada, 27/04/2013 00:25
Austrian Leader Opposed to Adding Jewish Holidays

Austrian Leader Opposed to Adding Jewish Holidays

The archbishop of Vienna has expressed opposition to adding Jewish and Muslim high holidays to the list of official Austrian holidays. Arutz Sheva staff, 07/04/2013 11:45
Soldiers, Yeshiva Students Work Together to Help

Soldiers, Yeshiva Students Work Together to Help

Soldiers and yeshiva students work together to make Passover happy for needy families. , 20/03/2013 02:14
Passover Preparation in Photos

Passover Preparation in Photos

With Passover less than three weeks away, matzah factories are in full gear., 07/03/2013 22:23
A Promise and a Reminder

A Promise and a Reminder

, 30/09/2012 08:09
ADL: 'Think Security' During High Holidays

ADL: 'Think Security' During High Holidays

ADL is reaching out to synagogues and Jewish communities across the country, providing them with security information prior to High HolidaysRachel Hirshfeld , 30/08/2012 20:03
The Sigd: An Ethiopian Holiday Comes Home

The Sigd: An Ethiopian Holiday Comes Home

Thursday marks the holiday of Sigd, a traditional holiday celebrated by the Ethiopian Jewish community, with prayers, fasting and feasting.David Lev, 24/11/2011 11:13