News and updates about Elad

Palestinians nabbed following spate of break-ins in haredi city

Palestinians nabbed following spate of break-ins in haredi city

Two Palestinian Arabs arrested following wave of robberies in haredi city of Elad in central Israel.

'Do you really think there's no coronavirus in Tel Aviv?'player

Elad Mayor Yisrael Porush highlights government discrimination against haredim

"98 percent of yeshiva students don't have any symptoms, but they forced them to be tested anyway, and this is the result."

Bennett: 'Exemplary conduct' by the haredi publicplayer

Former Defense Minister Naftali Bennett praises haredim for 'exemplary conduct'

"The government needs to stop playing petty politics and start providing real solutions for real people."

'It's wrong to lock down an entire city'player

'It's wrong to lock down an entire city,' says MK Meir Porush

MK Porush: Because of a few dozen virus cases, 50 thousand haredi residents of Elad are in lockdown.

Large brushfire breaks out near city of Eladplayer

Large brushfire breaks out near city of Elad

11 teams of firefighters operating to extinguish large brushfire near the city of Elad. Arson is suspected.

11-year-old who fell ill with coronavirus weaned from ventilator

11-year-old girl who fell ill with coronavirus weaned from ventilator

11-year-old girl from Elad hospitalized in serious condition after contracting coronavirus resumes breathing on her own today.

5,000 students stranded in Elad after yeshiva closures

No buses for students to get home after yeshivas shut in Elad

Transport Ministry cancels bus lines connecting Elad to other cities, leaving thousands of yeshiva students with no way to get home.

Child loses two fingers while building sukkah

Child loses two fingers while building sukkah

In central Israel, boy loses two fingers while sawing wood for sukkah.

Haredi city bans residents from owning dogs

Haredi city bans residents from owning dogs

All dogs are bad and their owners accursed, Israeli city’s rabbis rule.

Jewish presence in eastern Jerusalem expandsplayer

Jewish presence in eastern Jerusalem expands

Arab squatters evicted from building owned by Jewish organization, following 25-year legal battle over the property.

Watch: Bus ride turns violent near Bar Ilanplayer

Watch: Bus ride turns violent near Bar Ilan

Footage released of violent incident between bus driver, passenger on bus heading for Elad in central Israel.

Haredi city looks to legalize apartment splits

Haredi city looks to legalize apartment splits

ln effort to solve housing crisis, Elad mayor holds meeting to discuss allowing existing apartments to be split in two.

Breslov synagogue demolished

Breslov synagogue demolished

Authorities in central Israeli town of Elad tear down Breslov synagogue built in public park.

Aryeh Deri infuriated: 'They stole the elections'

Aryeh Deri infuriated: 'They stole the elections'

Shas leader goes on the attack after haredi infighting disqualifies leading Shas mayoral candidate in Elad.

MK Asher: Elections aren't decided in court

MK Asher: Elections aren't decided in court

Regarding court hearing about candidacy of Yitzhak Pindrus in Elad, MK Asher explains elections decided by public.

Apartment fire injures 5 in central Israel

Apartment fire injures 5 in central Israel

Infants evacuated from daycare center after fire breaks out in building in Elad, leaving five injured.

'The most stable coalition I've ever seen'

'The most stable coalition I've ever seen'

Defense Minister: We will not accept Syria becoming an Iranian forward outpost against Israel.

Suspect picked up haredi hitchhikers - then molested them

Suspect picked up haredi hitchhikers - then molested them

Shock in Kfar Saba as former city councilman indicted for sexually assaulting youths he found hitchhiking in attacks spanning two years.

Residential buildings evacuated in Elad as fire spreads

Residential buildings evacuated in Elad as fire spreads

Police evacuate Elad homes as fire spreads in residential area.

7-year old girl dies from flu

7-year old girl dies from flu

Resident of Elad passes away one week after collapsing.

Thieves arrested for stealing from charity box

Thieves arrested for stealing from charity box

Police arrested four teenagers in Elad for attempting to pull a charity box from a wall and steal the money inside.

Haredi city has highest percentage of recruits to combat units

Haredi city has highest percentage of recruits to combat units

The IDF's new recruitment statistics shot that the highest percentage of recruits to combat units came from the haredi city of Elad.

Watch: Torah Scroll Dedicated in Memory of Murdered Teenplayer

Torah Scroll Dedicated in Memory of Slain Boy

Torah dedication ceremony held in honor of Eyal Yifrah, one of the three teens kidnapped and murdered by terrorists last year.

Preparing for Shavuot and Remembering the Three Teensplayer

Preparing for Shavuot, Remembering the Three Teens

The city of Elad dedicates its annual Torah study day to the memory of Eyal Yifrah, Gilad Sha'ar and Naftali Frenkel.

The City of David vs. the Propaganda Machine

The City of David vs. the Propaganda Machine

In the struggle for Jerusalem, archaeology is key.

Public Bus Laws Revolutionized by Hareidi Passenger

Bus Laws Revolutionized by Hareidi Passenger

Request of Elad resident accepted, allowing drivers to pick up more than ten standing-only passengers and add bus lines.

Baby Nearly Suffocated in Car as Father Went to Pray?

Baby Nearly Suffocated in Car as Dad Went to Pray?

One-and-a-half year old saved in nick of time in Elad, as initial investigations indicate severe parental negligence.

Father of Murdered Teen Eyal Yifrah 'Raised Our Heads'

Father of Murdered Eyal Yifrah 'Raised Our Heads'

Dept. mayor of Elad relates the strength of spirit displayed by Yifrah family, whose son was abducted and murdered along with 2 other teens.

Would-be Presidents 'Turn Moroccan' for a Night

Would-be Presidents 'Turn Moroccan' for a Night

Candidates for presidency Rivlin and Ben-Eliezer among participants in Elad's central maimouna.

Porush Defeats Shas in Elad

Porush Defeats Shas in Elad

Lithuanian-Ashkenazi candidate defeats Sephardic candidate Tzurial Krispel by more than 500 votes.

Hareidi Woman Set to Make History in Elad

Hareidi Woman Set to Make History in Elad

Hareidi ‘Mothers’ Party’ may become make history with female representatives in hareidi city.

Hadera Mayor Arrested on Bribery, Fraud Charges

Hadera Mayor Arrested on Bribery, Fraud Charges

Hadera Mayor Haim Avitan has been arrested on suspicion of bribery, fraud and money laundering, along with 11 others.

City of David Gets Boost with Visitors' Center

City of David Gets Boost with Visitors' Center

A visitors' center was approved for the thriving City of David, despite left-wing charges of "Judaization" of the Biblical-rooted area.

Planned Old City Tourist Center Likely to Anger West and PA

Planned Old City Tourist Center May Anger West

The “City of David” neighborhood across the road from the Western Wall plans a new tourist center. The West and PA are likely to object.