Dimona mayor to give 101 acres to illegal Bedouin community

Dimona mayor forces local coalition to vote in favor of handing city land to neighboring Arabs, ignores wishes of local residents.Chana Roberts, 8/14/2017, 9:15 AM

New Hevron mayor is a terrorist and murderer

New mayor is a Fatah terrorist who killed 6 people in a 1980 terror attack, received a life sentence - and was freed during a prisoner swap.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2017, 11:42 PM

President Rivlin commutes prison sentence of Holocaust survivor

President Reuven Rivlin replaces sentence with community service and fine, after survivor was convicted of bribery.Hillel Fendel, 4/27/2017, 11:27 AM

Montreal ex-mayor to serve 1 year in jail for fraud

First Jewish Montreal mayor says he'll be a better person when he comes out of jail.JTA, 4/2/2017, 7:07 AM

'Jerusalem residents are captives in a childish battle'

Yesh Atid MK calls on J'lem Mayor and Finance Minister to settle disagreements as municipal strike continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2017, 2:38 PM

Mayor of Netanya to remain in custody

The Lod District Court partially accepted Mayor of Netanya Miriam Feirberg's appeal against her imprisonment; she will remain until Sunday.Reut Hadar, 9/8/2016, 6:42 PM

Ashdod Shopping Center Will Continue Shabbat Operations: Owners

Religious groups in Ashdod are planning a mass protest later this week against a shopping center that has begun operating on Shabbat.Moshe Cohen, 5/11/2015, 12:15 AM

German Mayor Quits Due to Fear of Neo-Nazis

Mayor of Tröglitz says he wanted to protect his seven children from racism and violence, knew local authorities would not do anything.Tova Dvorin, 3/13/2015, 11:46 AM

Crackdown on Ramat Gan Mayoral Election Bribery

Senior municipality workers arrested in investigation sting op. against criminal attempt to take over mayoral post of Tel Aviv suburb.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 12/15/2014, 8:24 AM

Atty-General to Seek Controversial Mayor’s Ouster

Attorney-General Weinstein wants controversial mayor accused of bribery out of office despite renewed mandate.Maayana Miskin, 1/12/2014, 12:56 PM

'Coup' Against Toronto Mayor Rob Ford

Toronto City Council overwhelmingly approves bill to strip mayor Rob Ford of executive powers; neutralization efforts to continue Monday.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 11/16/2013, 10:52 PM

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.Chana Ya'ar, 6/9/2013, 2:35 PM

Initiative: Yishai for Mayor of Jerusalem

Former Shas head’s supporters want to make him mayor of Israel’s capital.Maayana Miskin, 5/5/2013, 5:10 PM

NY State Senator Arrested in Alleged Mayoral Race Scheme

A senior New York State politician was arrested on charges that he tried to bribe his way onto ballot for state’s upcoming mayoral election.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/3/2013, 6:00 AM

Only in America: The Mayor is a Cat

In one small town in Alaska, residents got so fed up they elected a kitten as mayor. He's been the mayor for the past 15 years.Chana Ya'ar, 7/17/2012, 3:18 PM

Barkat Plan ‘Will Turn Jerusalem into Sderot’

Coalition chairman Zeev Elkin slammed Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat's land-swap plan saying it is contrary to law - and good sense.Gabe Kahn, 12/23/2011, 12:18 PM