Israeli court bans gender separation at Hasidic concert

Nazareth court rules that haredi concert by singer Motty Steinmetz in Afula city park cannot have gender separate seating.Shlomo Pyutrekovsky, 8/11/2019, 6:43 PM

How rocket attack on Afula launched from Judea/Samaria will look

'If Palestinian state is established in Judea and Samaria, here's what things will look like in Afula.' Regavim: 'It's not too late.'Mordechai Sones, 7/15/2019, 9:45 PM

Afula opens city park to wider public amid discrimination claim

After leftist group claims city discriminating against Arabs from neighboring villages, court rules public park must open to non-residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2019, 1:55 PM

AG backs petition against Afula park banning Arab non-residents

A petition against Afula by a leftist NGO claims that it is discriminating against Arabs by not allowing non-residents to use its park.Sara Rubenstein, 7/12/2019, 12:32 PM

Was Ansbacher only missing person murdered by Arab terrorists?

Joint exercise between Israel Dog Unit, Afula police, and United Hatzalah simulates missing person incident evolving into terror attack.Mordechai Sones, 2/14/2019, 10:22 AM

Health workers rescue babies locked in hot car

Two health workers at Ha'emek hospital in Afula help mother frantically trying to open car in which her babies are trapped in heavy heat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2018, 4:50 PM

What gets me up in the morning

This is what makes us feel happy every day: We are settling the land without financial sacrifice or excessive hardship. David Ben Horin, 10/2/2018, 6:37 PM

Terror suspect apprehended in Afula

Police units receive a terror warning, arrest suspect.Arutz Sheva, 9/22/2018, 7:25 PM

Serial thief indicted after breaking into Afula charity center

Young woman burglarizes 'good deeds house' built in honor of Chabad emissaries murdered in Mumbai attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2018, 10:13 AM

3 wounded in Afula shooting

Police search for vehicle which fled scene of shooting. 3 wounded, 1 seriously.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2018, 4:28 PM

Top 10 strategies for a successful, happy and lifelong aliya

Maybe this is the year in which you decide to come home. An insider's primer. David Ben Horin, 9/4/2018, 9:00 AM

'I received life as a gift'

Shuva Malka, seriously injured and miraculously survived Afula stabbing attack, holds thanksgiving feast: 'I thank all who prayed for me.'Hezki Baruch, 8/21/2018, 3:45 PM

Watch: Security guard attacked at Haemek Hospital

Shibli Arabs dissatisfied with treatment given their relatives confront doctor, attack guards.Mordechai Sones, 8/15/2018, 2:50 PM

Terrorist spotted 'settler,' stabbed her nine times and fled

Investigation: Terrorist who stabbed girl in Afula stopped only after he thought he had caused her death. Indictment filed.Mordechai Sones, 6/28/2018, 12:44 PM

'It's a miracle I survived'

Teenage terror victim's condition improves week after stabbing.Yoni Kempinski, 6/17/2018, 5:56 PM

Stab victim in Afula attack leaves intensive care

Young woman Shuva Malka, stabbed by PA terrorist last week in Afula, moves to surgical ward at hospital in Afula.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2018, 1:51 PM

Improvement in young stabbing victim's condition

Haemek Hospital in Afula updates situation of Ulpana Raaya student seriously injured in Afula attack earlier this week.Mordechai Sones, 6/13/2018, 10:15 AM

Shin Bet: Stabbing attack in Afula was terrorism

Israel's internal security agency confirms that stabbing attack which left 18-year-old girl seriously wounded was act of terror.Uzi Baruch, 6/12/2018, 1:16 PM

Condition of 18-year-old terror victim stabilizes

Student at Beit El school who was stabbed by PA terrorist Monday in stable condition, hospital says.Uzi Baruch, 6/12/2018, 11:51 AM

Watch: How Afula terrorist was captured

Footage of police capture of terrorist who stabbed teenage girl in Afula.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2018, 8:21 PM

Girl brutally stabbed on way to matriculation exam

Mother of girl badly wounded in stabbing attack, says daughter's life saved by 'great miracle.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2018, 7:30 PM

Ismail makes the sale, or: It's good to be an Israeli Arab

Thank G-d for Israel is a weekly series. This week: Why Arab Israelis can say so too. David Ben Horin, 6/11/2018, 2:51 PM

Stabbing attack in northern Israel

18-year-old woman in serious condition after being stabbed near store in Afula. Stabber neutralized. Suspect is PA Arab.David Rosenberg, 6/11/2018, 1:38 PM

Thank G-d for Israel: The secret of my success

Israel is the only place where you can fulfill the entire Torah by simply showing up to work. David Ben Horin, 5/21/2018, 9:43 PM

'They went on the bus and just attacked me'

Afula bus driver recalls gruesome Wednesday evening assault, says incident should be classified as terrorism.Tzvi Lev, 5/3/2018, 4:27 PM

Suspect arrested over Afula bus stabbing

Police still searching for additional suspect after driver stabbed while driving bus. Motive for stabbing still unconfirmed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2018, 10:43 AM

Arrested Arab flees hospital

Israel Police investigate incident in which 32-year-old Arab captive fled hospital.Ido Ben Porat, 1/29/2017, 2:13 PM

Terrorist sentenced to 17.5 years in jail for stabbing soldier.

20-year-old terrorist who stabbed and seriously injured a soldier in Afula last year was sentenced to 17.5 years in jail.Yoel Domb, 11/15/2016, 10:28 AM

New cancer center will serve northern Israel

Supporters of Emek Medical Center in Afula break ground on $25 million cancer center that will serve northern Israel.JTA, 9/29/2016, 3:30 AM

Would-be terrorist stabber gets six months in jail

After threatening soldiers with a 19 cm knife, Asra Abad was sentenced this morning to six months imprisonmentTal Polon, 7/12/2016, 4:15 PM

Bereaved dad: I felt suffocated, justice is done

Ya'akov Dadon, whose 19-year-old daughter was brutally murdered, welcomes court decision to stop Arab takeover of his neighborhood.Ben Shaul, 4/24/2016, 7:17 PM

Judge cancels Arab takeover of Afula

Court orders to nix tenders, in which only Arabs won, after petitioners prove illegal price fixing was behind 'instant Arab neighborhood.'Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 4/24/2016, 3:30 PM

17 year-old found fatally stabbed in Afula

Court places gag order on case after 'squeaky clean' teenager dies of serious injuries.Uzi Baruch, 4/16/2016, 9:57 PM

Watch: Afula protests instant Arab neighborhood

Hundreds of residents protest apparent illegal price fixing as all 48 plots of a recent tender bought by Arabs; 'Afula is not for sale.'Ari Yashar, 12/26/2015, 8:52 PM

Afula shocked by instant Arab neighborhood

All 48 residential plots offered in recent tender go to Arabs, with evidence of price fixing; residents, terror victim's family in uproar.Gil Ronen, 12/7/2015, 12:40 PM

Knife-wielding Arab 'non-terrorist' released home

Arab woman who made alleged 'suicide attempt' sent to house arrest - after admitting she wanted to stab soldiers and be 'martyr.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2015, 5:10 PM

PM: We overcame missiles, we'll overcome knives

In visit to Afula, Prime Minister Netanyahu says terrorism will be defeated by 'the iron willpower of the Israeli people.'Ari Soffer, 11/3/2015, 4:53 PM

Father: 'Non-terrorist' wouldn't hurt a cat

Arab woman who wielded knife in Afula, but ruled out as terrorist, was in emotional distress after divorce, her father says.Cynthia Blank, 10/29/2015, 11:53 AM

Arab who held knife at soldiers 'wasn't terrorist'

State attorney's office rules Arab woman who shouted and approached security members with knife in Afula tried to commit suicide.Ido Ben-Porat, 10/28/2015, 10:56 PM

Govt to Strip Arab-Israeli Terrorists' Citizenship

Minister Shalom asks to negate the Israeli citizenship of Afula stabber and Gan Shmuel car and knife terrorist.Ari Yashar, 10/15/2015, 5:08 PM

Watch: Police Shoot Terrorist in Afula

Female, hijab-clad Muslim terrorist can be seen wielding a knife, screaming at police, before being gunned down.Ari Soffer, 10/9/2015, 3:43 PM

Attempted Stabbing in Afula; Terrorist Wounded

Female terrorist apprehended before completing a stabbing attack in Afula central bus station.Tova Dvorin and Ari Yashar, 10/9/2015, 2:12 PM

Watch the Madness: Terror Stabbing in Afula

Arab stabs Israeli soldier in the street. Onlookers quickly grab him.Arutz Sheva staff, 10/8/2015, 10:28 PM

Soldier Stabbed by Arab Terrorist in Afula

Jew moderately-seriously wounded in today's fourth Arab terror attack, this time in the northern city of Afula.Ari Yashar, 10/8/2015, 7:17 PM

Mayor of Afula Arrested in Corruption Case

Yitzhak Meron, the mayor of Afula, is accused of appointing his deputy mayor in exchange for NIS 4 million from Yisrael Beytenu.Cynthia Blank, 1/12/2015, 6:51 PM

Shelly Dadon's Family Calls For Terror Recognition

Family of murdered 19-year-old holds press conference, based on classified police info demands murder be known as terrorism.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 6/30/2014, 11:27 AM

No Lead on Shelly Dadon After a Month of Mourning

Traditional 30-day mourning period ends with grave visit, family shocked that there's 'not even a lead to go on.'Ari Yashar, 6/2/2014, 9:36 AM

Shelly Dadon Investigation Back to Square One

Dadon's father notes great disappointment as promises of 'dramatic developments' appear empty. Murderers 'might kill other innocent girls.'Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 5/16/2014, 10:40 AM

10 Arrested at Rally in Memory of Shelly Dadon

Police arrested 10 people who threw rocks at vehicles following the rally in Afula in memory of Shelly Dadon.Orli Harari, 5/11/2014, 5:09 AM

Protest Rally in Memory of Slain Jewish Woman

Thousands march in Afula to demand tougher measures against Arab terror, after savage murder of Shelly Dadon.Gil Ronen, 5/10/2014, 8:59 PM

'Shelly Dadon's Killers Should Fear Us'

Naftali Bennett pays condolence call to the Dadon family. Bennett: 'Murderers should not be released, they should be in jail.'Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 5/5/2014, 6:36 PM

'They Butchered My Daughter'

Shelly Dadon's father tells Arutz Sheva that his daughter was apparently killed by terrorists; the murder was heard over a phone call.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 5/2/2014, 2:24 PM

Dadon Family: 'She Was a Lovely Girl'

20 year-old Shelly Dadon was just beginning to blossom when she was murdered, family says. But why are politicians silent?Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 5/2/2014, 11:46 AM

High Court: Reserve Apt. in Afula for Arab Buyer

Court rules on discrimination suit: builders must set aside a home in Afula for Arab man.Maayana Miskin, 1/15/2014, 12:13 AM

IDF Honors Officer Who Took on Afula Terrorist

Second Lieutenant Yitzhak Maimon, who took on the terrorist who murdered Eden Atias, given certificate of appreciation by the IDF.Elad Benari, 11/18/2013, 3:14 AM

Teen Terrorist: I Intended to Stab a Soldier

The terrorist who stabbed Eden Atias to death in Afula tells interrogators that his intention from the start had been to murder.Elad Benari, 11/15/2013, 4:45 AM

'I Pointed My Weapon and Ordered Him to Surrender'

Off-duty IDF officer tells of the moment he came face-to-face with the terrorist who murdered soldier Eden Atias in Afula this morning.Ari Soffer, 11/13/2013, 7:21 PM