I lived in Be'er Sheva in 200-2001 and I remember always seeing buses flying by for TA like 2 minutes before Shabbat. I always thought it a bit silly. Why does Haaretz say "Secretly"? It seems pretty out in the open. Our goal, as observant Jews, should be to reduce the DEMAND for such bus lines.
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from the article: Egged secretly begins running bus line on Shabbat