Hasmonean town discovered

Israeli archaeologists have uncovered the remains of a community from time of the Hanukkah story, around 2,200 years ago. The excavation in Jerusalem’s Kiryat Hayovel neighborhood has yielded a perfume bottle, wine press, bread oven and the remains of houses and agricultural buildings.
http://www.timesofisrael.com/remnants-of-hasmonean-era-community-found-under-jerusalem-road/

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