Police: We possess incriminating evidence on Coalition Chairman

MK David Bitan to face police grilling for third time on Sunday. Police say they possess incriminating recording of Bitan.Tzvi Lev, 12/10/2017, 10:11 AM

Senior Tel Aviv officials detained

Police detain four people in connection with Rishon Lezion scandal.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 12/4/2017, 8:44 AM

Investigation of Coalition Chairman politically motivated?

MKs decry timing of police probe of MK David Bitan as politically motivated. 'Massive forces trying to overthrow Netanyahu.'Tzvi Lev, 12/3/2017, 10:17 AM

Pub refused them entry, so they firebombed it

3 men denied entry to Rishon Lezion pub make Molotov Cocktail before coming back to throw firebomb at packed establishment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/29/2017, 8:38 PM

Refrigerator falls in stairwell, crushing man behind it

Man helps friend bring a refrigerator upstairs, dies in the process.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2017, 3:30 PM

3 years for throwing live grenade at residential building

Man sentenced for stealing IDF weapons, throwing IDF grenade at apartment building in Rishon LeZion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2017, 6:56 PM

'Do not issue stringent rulings that may drive people away'

Rishon LeZion calls upon Rabbis to exercise halakhic discretion, take into account that unwarranted stringency repels people.Mordechai Sones, 6/5/2017, 9:46 PM

Rishon Lezion building evacuated

Authorities discover explosives in Rishon Lezion building, evacuate residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2017, 8:22 AM

Jewish man arrested for throwing rocks at cars

Police arrest Jewish man from Rishon Lezion on suspicion of throwing rocks at vehicles on Route 431, including an ambulance.Ido Ben-Porat, 4/26/2016, 10:36 AM

Haredi Man Awarded NIS 70k over Secular Student's Rock Attack

A haredi student was awarded NIS 70,000 ($17,000) for an attack he sustained in 2003, when a secular student threw a rock at him.Moshe Cohen, 8/2/2015, 4:18 PM

Report: Mariah Carey to Play in Israel in August

American pop diva to give small 'greatest hits' concert in Rishon Lezion on her way back from Europe.Tova Dvorin, 7/21/2015, 8:46 AM

Parents, Groups Support Teacher Who 'Made' Kids Wear Yellow Star

Parents expressed support for a teacher who had her kindergarten students wear a yellow star on the eve of Holocaust Memorial Day.Yaakov Levi, 4/19/2015, 4:37 PM

Two Killed in Plane Crash Near Rishon Lezion

Two people were killed after their plane crashed and caught on fire near the Superland amusement park in Rishon Lezion.Uzi Baruch, 1/25/2015, 10:17 AM

Two Pre-Teens Nabbed in Botched Bank Robbery

Police arrested two children, ages 12 and 13, who attempted to rob a bank in Rishon Lezion, before fleeing, Wednesday.Yaakov Levi, 12/11/2014, 8:36 AM

Home Front Command Drills for Southern and Coastal Israel

It’s that time of year again, when Home Front Command begins drilling Israelis on what to do in case of a sudden military attack. Chana Ya'ar, 2/13/2013, 11:15 AM

Photos: Missile Hits Rishon LeZion Building

A Gaza missile destroyed the upper floors of a residential building in Rishon LeZion.Elad Benari, 11/21/2012, 3:50 AM