Aroma, the Israeli coffee shop chain, recently opened a new store in Jerusalem’s historic open-air market. Does the influx of trendy cafes signal the beginning of the end for Mahane Yehudah, the historic market that has survived terrorist attacks, recessions and the birth of the Israeli supermarket? Ha’aretz reports.
Uriel Heilman is JTA's former managing editor. He is now director of business development at 70 Faces Media. Follow him on Twitter at @urielheilman.