More than a Cookbook: Three great new titles
More than a Cookbook: Three great new titlesHuffington PostOne bite of the flaky pastry, filled with feta and spinach, is how she began each day when she was a young woman in Israel (as assistant to Tel Aviv Mayor Teddy Kollek). This savory pastry, also found in other cuisines by other names, is traditionally ...
Posted on 8 April 2017 | 7:31 pm
From its first curator, a breathless,
The Times of IsraelFrom its first curator, a breathless, memorable account of the opening of the iconic Israel MuseumThe Times of IsraelWhat he doesn't say is that about a month prior to the opening, Teddy Kollek had made a frantic phone call to Yitzhak Levy, who was director-general of the Israel Program for Scientific Translations, another branch of the Prime Minister's Office (which ...
Posted on 22 March 2017 | 3:56 am
Grapevine: Dealing with the crisis -
Jerusalem Post Israel NewsGrapevine: Dealing with the crisisJerusalem Post Israel Newsin the Teddy Kollek Hall of the Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies, 20 Radak Street, where the Jerusalem Institute for Policy Research together with the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung will host a symposium on the first intifada. Speakers will include Dr ...
Posted on 21 March 2017 | 11:10 am
Grapevine: Coming up Trumps - Jerusalem Post
Jerusalem Post Israel NewsGrapevine: Coming up TrumpsJerusalem Post Israel NewsAfter he left the Post, Rath also did some work for The Jerusalem Foundation, which had been founded by Teddy Kollek. Irene Pollak, of the foundation's German-speaking desk, said the foundation had proposed that a monument to Kollek be erected in ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 11:33 am
Yitzhak Ganon And 'The Angel Of Death' - The
The Jewish Press - JewishPress.comYitzhak Ganon And 'The Angel Of Death'The Jewish Press - JewishPress.comOne of the greatest joys I have as a collector and Judaica researcher – which I endeavor to emphasize in my Jewish Press articles – is investigating and exploring the contextual background underlying my material and discovering information about famous ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 11:26 am
Fearing bankruptcy, Jerusalem market owners
David Cohen, 32, who took over the nearby Super 24 Market on Shamai Street from his father a few years ago, said the family-owned market was the first in downtown Jerusalem to be opened on Shabbat 20 years ago, during former mayor Teddy Kollek’s tenure.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:12 am
Israel Museum at 50: A story of art and
Originally spearheaded by Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek, the museum represents the consolidation of several earlier public and private collections, such as the Bezalel National Museum and important archaeological finds. It houses more than 500,000 objects ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Jerusalem and Shabbat: A changed reality
It died and no one told it about it (assuming it ever existed). When Mayor Teddy Kollek was running city hall, there were only a handful of businesses operating on Shabbat, a far cry from what we have today. There were also many more streets that were ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 9:15 pm
The 'king of Jerusalem' who almost burnt
News clippings of the mosque the next day (Photo: Yediot archive) The fury reached its peak when then Jerusalem mayor, Teddy Kollek entered the burning mosque. Police officers rushed to protect him from any possible injury, but where quickly repelled by ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 11:09 am
Analysis: Jeremy Corbyn is not the Messiah,
There’s an old Jewish joke — usually attributed to Teddy Kollek z"l — about the parting point for Judaism and Christianity. What would you say to the Messiah if he appeared on Earth tomorrow, the former mayor of Jerusalem was asked. “Is this your ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 9:00 pm