Exhibit at the Tel Aviv Museum will retrace the stellar career of French pianist Michel Petrucciani

Screen Shot 2012-02-03 at 3.33.47 PM Exhibit at the Tel Aviv Museum will retrace the stellar career of French pianist Michel Petrucciani

The fragile bones he was born with never broke Michel Petrucciani’s spirit. Though he was less than a meter tall, he climbed to great heights thanks to his piano playing – much higher than anyone could have imagined when he was a child. A documentary about him will be shown at 9:30 P.M. tonight at […]

Screen Shot 2012-02-03 at 1.29.55 PM Israeli actress Moran Atias in the New Will Smith Movie? (Via AbbaNibi)

While she’s currently in Israel, filming a new TV drama “Allenby,” Moran Atias has received exiting news – that she’s got a role in Will Smith’s next movie. The rumor is that Atias auditioned for the role of Smith’s wife and the mother of his 13 year old son, but after watching her audition, which was really […]

Screen Shot 2012-02-03 at 12.19.42 PM VIDEO: Canada-Israel friendship continues to foster – Statement by MP Mark Adler in Parliament

Mark Adler speaking in the House about Minister’s Flaherty and Baird visit to Israel.

Screen Shot 2012-02-03 at 11.38.49 AM Israel’s tallest skyscraper to be built in Tel Aviv suburb

Givatayim office tower will reach 70 stories; construction to last five years. A Tel Aviv-area planning committee approved on Thursday a plan to build what will become Israel’s tallest skyscraper. The 70-story high-rise, approved by the Tel Aviv District Planning and Construction Committee, will be built in the Tel Aviv suburb of Givatayim and rise […]

Screen Shot 2012-02-03 at 8.21.32 AM Israelis make headway in cure for Crohn’s

Weizmann Institute scientists manage to trick immune systems of mice into targeting one of body’s players in autoimmune process In diseases such as Crohn’s and rheumatoid arthritis, the immune system mistakenly attacks the body’s tissues. But today, thanks to a group of Weizmann Institute scientists, the immune system is learning that “turnabout is fair play.” […]