LGBTs Crash Another Jewish Home Event, Violence EruptsA group of leftist-LGBT activists broke into a Jewish Home elections conference Wednesday, resulting in scuffle with frustrated activists.
Arabs Attack with Sticks in Haifa, Shout 'Slaughter the Jew'Jewish neighborhood in Haifa comes under assault as young Arabs hurl anti-Semitic epithets while attacking with rocks, sticks.
70 Years After Auschwitz, Haifa's 'Survivor's Street' Lives OnAround 100 Holocaust survivors live in a special center in Haifa, where they keep the memories alive, and confront the scars together.
Haifa Mayor Slams 'Fat, Self-Satisfied Tel Aviv Ghetto'Haifa Mayor Yona Yahav accused Tel Aviv residents of 'building a new ghetto with their own hands.'
Pepper Spray Attacks Highlight Violence at Health ClinicsA 46-year-old man was arrested in Haifa after attacking a security guard and spraying pepper spray in a crowded Kupat Holim clinic.
New Haifa Neighborhood Named After PeresFormer President Shimon Peres inaugurates new neighborhood in Haifa, Neot Peres, named after himself.
Thousands Pay Respects to Fallen Lone SoldierThousands pay respects to fallen IDF soldier Nissim Sean Carmeli, after a call by Maccabi Haifa on fans to attend his funeral.
Violent Protests in Tel Aviv, Haifa Over Ground OperationLarge crowds demonstrate for, against Operation Protective Edge; riot police dispatched at both sides as tension boils over.
MK Zoabi Handcuffed During Arab Protest in HaifaArab protesters demonstrate against Operation Protective Edge, clash with police who try to stop them from blocking streets.
Sirens Heard in Haifa and Carmel Coast RegionSirens heard in Haifa and throughout the northern Israeli coast. Hamas claims to have fired a missile towards the area.
Suspected Arson Terror Shuts Down Haifa TrainsMassive fire blazes just south of Haifa, closes trains and covers coastal highway in heavy smoke; two other fires break out in north.
Hamas: Attack Gaza and We'll Attack HaifaHamas member warns Israel against making a "silly move" in Gaza, threatens to hit Haifa in retaliation.
Woman, 50, Killed in Hiking AccidentTree falls on hiking family, killing 50 year-old woman and injuring two family members; second serious accident in 12 hours.
Group: No Palestinian Center in Zionist LandmarkA Haifa group said it would prevent the establishment of a “Palestinian Heritage Center” in a building identified with Zionism
Haifa is in 'Occupied Palestine', Claims PA CrosswordIn latest incident of incitement, PMW exposes a crossword in a PA daily that defined Haifa as "occupied."
Israeli Hospital Saves Lives of Two Pregnant Women from GazaIsrael continues to overlook politics to save the lives of Palestinian Arabs.
Haifa Chief Rabbi Set to be IndictedHaifa prosecutors have informed the city's Chief Sephardic Rabbi Shlomo Chelouche that he is likely to be indicted for alleged infractions.
Torah Scroll Dedicated at Iron Dome BaseYoung Israel dedicates scroll in partnership with Berger Fund to base established near Haifa two weeks ago.
Anger over Pre-Sabbath Road Closure in HaifaShutdown of major road meant dozens of religious families were stranded on the highway as the Sabbath came in.
Earthquake Shakes Northern IsraelEarthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale shakes Cyprus; quake felt as far east as the Haifa area.
15 Months Jail time for 3 Arabs who 'Lynched' SoldierHaifa court sentences 3 Arabs over brutal 2012 attack in which they carved 'PLO' on IDF soldier's forehead, beat him with bars and bricks.
Arabs Wave PLO Flag in the Center of HaifaJewish demonstrators who held a quiet rally in Haifa were shocked when Arab demonstrators responded - by waving the PLO flag.
Beit Shemesh Girls Seek Unity on HannukahSpreading the light of Hanukkah: Girls use festival to spread goodwill, unity in divided city; Haifa girls honor fallen hero.
Barkat Re-elected in JerusalemDespite a relatively low voter turnout, preliminary results show that the mayors of Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Haifa have been re-elected.
Candidates Wait for Results, Close Races ExpectedVotes being counted across the country. Huldai, Barkat worried over low turnout. Exit poll shows Yahav victory in Haifa.
Likud: We Promise to Keep Jaffa JewishThe Muslim call to prayer is an issue in the municipal elections in Tel Aviv, as Jews fear that radical Islamists are taking over the city.
Bennett: We’ll Defend the Land of Israel – at Any PriceBennett tells Bayit Yehudi supporters, ‘We’ve lost the privilege to back out’ – but promises no land concessions.
Man Sentenced to 4 Years for 'Hate Crimes' Against EthiopiansA man from Haifa was convicted for threatening to kill Ethiopian residents and setting fires to their buildings.
Haifa Launches ‘Metronit’ SystemThe city of Haifa has launched a special fast bus system, the Metronit, aimed at reducing traffic and commuting times.
Hareidi Soldiers Get 'Fun Day' Experience in HaifaThe city of Haifa conducted a special "fun day" event honoring hareidi soldiers, after the attacks on some of them earlier this month
IDF Places Iron Dome Battery in Carmel RegionThe IDF placed an Iron Dome anti-missile battery in the Carmel region near Haifa.
Bayit Yehudi Kicks Off Campaign in ‘Red City’The Jewish Home picks its candidates for city council in the former socialist stronghold of Haifa.
Jaffa Youth Had 'No Reason' for Burning Holy BooksPolice in Jaffa on patrol late Saturday night were stunned to find a youth setting fire to Jewish holy books
Rambam Hospital: Saving Patients, Uniting PeopleRambam Hospital recently performed Israel’s first-ever “crossover kidney transplant" - with the "crossovers" a Jew and an Arab from Haifa
Superland in Hot Water Over Separate Jewish/Arab School DaysThe Knesset Education Committee will hold a special hearing on what some said was a “racist policy” at Israel's largest amusement park
Rabbi: Boycott Bus Company for Running Shabbat Bus ServiceA plan to institute a 7-day-a-week bus service in the Haifa area is set to begin this weekend, and has religious leaders up in arms
Peretz: Ammonia Plant Will be Gone from Haifa"We must not accept the continued existence of the ammonia container in Haifa Bay," says Environment Minister Amir Peretz.
Erdan: After Texas Explosion, Move Haifa Ammonia PlantAfter a fertilizer plant explosion in Texas, Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan is seeking the removal of a large ammonia plant in Haifa
Iranian Official Repeats Threat to Raze Haifa and Tel AvivA senior Iranian military commander reiterates that the Iranian Armed Forces are capable of razing Tel Aviv and Haifa to the ground.
Commission to Investigate Causes of Haifa AccidentA commission will investigate the direct and indirect causes of the accident in Nesher, near Haifa.
Haifa’s ‘Chametz Hotline’ for PassoverDeputy mayor invites Haifa residents to report illegal sales of leavened bread.
Khamenei: Iran Will 'Annihilate' Tel Aviv, HaifaIran will "annihilate" Tel Aviv and Haifa if it comes under attack by the Jewish state, warned supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
IDF Introduces the Elderly to FacebookSoldiers joined the ‘Good Deeds Day’ with a visit to a nursing home, where they introduced the patients to Facebook.
Haifa: Airport Cleared for Security ReasonsPlane owners told to clear the airport for security reasons. Move may be connected to new anti-missile installation.
Haifa Mayor Nixes English on Gov't DocumentsHaifa Mayor Yona Yahav has declared war on the English language in official government documents.
Heartbroken Dad Asks 'Please Color Tal's Camel'A dad grieving for the daughter murdered in the 2003 terror attack on a bus in Haifa is asking people to color a camel in her memory.
Haifa Jews Demand 'Equal Holiday Rights' for HanukkahJewish residents of Haifa complained that the city broke its usual “holiday status quo” , showing more favor to another winter holiday.
University of Haifa Denounces Students who Mourned JaabariThe University of Haifa denounces a group of its students who mourned the loss of Hamas arch-terrorist Ahmed Jaabari.
Gas Leaks Discovered Under Haifa BayA geophysics research team from Haifa University has discovered a series of active gas springs on the sea floor under Haifa Bay.
Chassidic Community Shocked: ‘Sabbath Gentile’ a JewThe Seret-Vizhnitz community in Haifa was appalled to find that its long-term “Sabbath gentile” is actually a Jew.
Ben-Ari on Iran: Ready to Fight? Hit GazaMK Ben-Ari says that if the government is ready to fight enemies, it should start in Gaza. “We have bigger problems” than Iran.
Indian Warships Visit Haifa, Mark 20 Yrs. of Diplomatic TiesFour of India’s top naval warships docked in Haifa this week as part of a four-day visit to Israel to celebrate 20 years of diplomatic ties.
Giving Lone Soldiers a ‘Home Away from Home’The Haifa group ‘People in Blue and White’ gives lone soldiers a ‘home away from home’ for Sabbath leave.
Firefighters Work to Prevent Haifa Chemical FireA dozen firefighting crews worked for long hours Thursday morning to prevent what could have been a major chemical fire in Haifa
‘Red City’ Pleased by Religious InfluxYona Yahav, mayor of Haifa, says the “red city” is a mixed city in which religious are welcome with open arms.
Google Officially Launches Street View in IsraelGoogle officially launches "Street View", showing imagery from Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Haifa.