Ancient beer-brewing on Golan Heights revived after thousands of years, young artists beautify underprivileged areas in Israel, Israeli model on cover of UAE magazine, and much more!
By Michael Ordman
CULTURE, ENTERTAINMENT & SPORT`
Brewing beer at ancient beer-making site
Beer was made on the Golan Heights thousands of years ago. Bazelet brewery has started up the industry again using the high-quality water of the region.
Beautifying underserved communities
The Hebrew Wallpaper Project (HWP) is an initiative of The Israel Innovation Fund, to beautify underprivileged areas around Israel. Young artists will be painting large public wall murals in places with limited access to public art, to inspire, uplift and dignify the next generation.
Israeli model on cover of UAE magazine
Israeli model Yael Shelbia (reported here previously) is the first Israeli to appear on the cover of a magazine published in the United Arab Emirates. The Sabbath-observant, IDF soldier will appear in February’s issue of Dubai-based fashion and lifestyle magazine L’Official Arabia.
Israeli NBA star’s birthday gift
Israel’s Deni Avdija scored 11 points to help his team Washington Wizards win their first NBA win of the season. Deni also celebrated his 20th birthday on Sunday.
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