Efrat Mayor: Separation from Arabs Won't WorkEfrat mayor Oded Ravivi at the first International Regional Cooperation Conference: Efrat residents don't need a separation fence.
Thanks to Yesha Building Freeze: 52 Families "Left Behind" in USIntended or not, the government's unofficial construction freeze in Judea and Samaria is having a negative impact on aliyah.
Diker Appointment Continues Positive WJC TrendDan Diker, a resident of Efrat, has been voted WJC Secretary General Delegates dedicate Torah scroll to IDF at Western Wall.
Green Efrat to Host Environment MinisterIn light of the pronouncement of Efrat, in Gush Etzion, as a “Green City,” Environment Minister Erdan will pay an official visit on Tuesday.
Arabs Try to Grab Land Near EfratPA Arabs are trying to claim lands near Efrat, a local resident is seeing the process and is trying to prevent the next steps from being taken.
Video: Who is Efrat, the Girl Abandoned by Binyamin?The community of Efrat launches a mystery video campaign to remind PM Netanyahu that he promised to build in Efrat, but didn't keep his promise.
Who's the "King of Cholent"? Efrat Holds a Unique ContestThe men of the community of Efrat gathered for a unique cooking contest, in which the contestants had to cook their best Cholent.
Abortion Rates are Down by 19%In recent years, legal abortion has become 19% less common, officials say. Head of pro-life group happy, but not satisfied.
NY: Jewish, Christian Leaders Against 41% Abortion Rate“Abortion has become simply another method of birth control,” says Rabbi D. Zwiebel at a NYC press conference with Christian religious leaders.
Watch Efrat's Security System in ActionThe Judean community of Efrat operates an innovative security system. INN TV brings you a video that shows the system in action.
Barak's Delays Make Freeze Permanent for Judean City of EfratEven if the Judea and Samaria construction freeze ends, the city of Efrat cannot build due to Barak's policies, says Mayor Oded Ravivi.
Gush Etzion Foresees 50 Percent Growth RateThe Etzion bloc of communities - population 60,000, predicted to grow to 90,000 by 2020 - has been making news.
Efrat Children to Learn Arabic, PA Teachers Afraid to HelpChildren in the city of Efrat in Judea are to learn Arabic, but local PA Arabs are afraid to help.
Police Come in Force to Destroy Efrat PatioSome 50 special unit policemen burst into a yard in Efrat to destroy a patio poured in violation of the Jewish construction freeze.
Barak Destroys Synagogue Foundations in EfratThe foundations of a synagogues in Efrat, laid before the freeze orders were distributed, were razed today, at the order of Defense Min. Barak.
Efrat "Gemach" Helps All Its Neighbors, Jews and ArabsA second-hand clothing fund in Efrat that helps Jews across Israel has also helped its Arab neighbors for more than 20 years.
Leftist Knesset Members Angered by Rabbi's Pro-Life LetterThe Knesset Committee for the Advancement of Women addressed a letter from the Chief Rabbinate's office asking rabbis to help decrease abortions.
Ohr Torah on the Parsha: The World CommunityTorah Lights from Efrat, Gush Etzion in the Judean Hills. What is the significance of this third covenant at Moab, before Israel's entry into the Holy Land?