Tel Aviv coastline third most plastic-polluted in Mediterranean

The World Wildlife Fund report lists Israel in third place in producing plastic waste, behind only Turkey and Spain.Sara Rubenstein, 6/10/2019, 6:04 PM

Netanyahu to beachgoers: Go vote

PM visits Netanya beach, warns those taking advantage of day off: Failure to vote could lead to left-wing government led by Lapid and Gantz.Hezki Baruch, 4/9/2019, 4:18 PM

Beach assault on three Arabs

Two suspects arrested following attack on three Shfaram residents, now being investigated as nationalistic incident.Mordechai Sones, 8/26/2018, 10:04 AM

Nahariya beachgoers treated to rare sight

Nature and Parks Authority removes body of dead shark, warns people not to approach the species.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2018, 9:48 PM

Israel: US college sophomore pulled out to sea while swimming

University of Kentucky sophomore missing in Israel after late night swim in Mediterranean Sea.JTA, 7/30/2018, 5:21 PM

NY councilman offers gender-separate beach day to Jews, Muslims

New York City councilman Chain Deutsch rents beach on Coney Island to host gender-separate swims for Orthodox Jewish, Muslim residents.JTA, 6/10/2018, 9:02 PM

Israel to build 'beach barrier' to stop Hamas infiltrations

Defense Ministry begins work on coastal barriers to prevent Hamas terrorists from infiltrating Israel from the sea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2018, 4:10 PM

Elderly man drowns at Bat Yam beach

Passersby pull elderly man from beach, lifeguards and paramedics attempt but fail to revive him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2017, 12:47 PM

90-year-old man drowns in Haifa

Elderly man declared dead on Haifa beach after being pulled from water.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2017, 9:46 AM

A pipe bomb at the beach

Lifeguard discovers cooler floating on a northern beach, realizes it's a pipe bomb.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2017, 2:37 PM

Disabled citizens get new, accessible beach

Ashdod beach becomes wheelchair-accessible, offers separate bathing for the religious handicapped population.Haim Lev, 7/24/2017, 2:31 PM

Nahariya beach reopens after six-year cleanup

Nahariya-area factory works with Environmental Protection Ministry to remove asbestos from beach; Ministry stresses cleanup still underway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2017, 9:34 AM

Protests Over 'Tel Aviv Beach' Event in Paris

Celebrations at the artificial 'Tel Aviv on the Seine' beach will be held in Paris Thursday, despite anger from anti-Israel activists.Cynthia Blank, 8/9/2015, 2:08 PM

Man Drowns in Attempted Rescue

A man in his 50s has died while trying to swim to save a family member in trouble.Maayana Miskin, 9/22/2013, 3:01 PM

Jewish 'Hermit' from Herzliya Speaks

Documentary stars Israeli man who decided to carve his own home out of a cliff face.Maayana Miskin, 7/7/2013, 1:16 PM

‘If One Jew Will Observe, That’s a Great Thing’

Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbi Yosef Gerlitzky spoke with Arutz Sheva about stores in Tel Aviv that received a court order to close on Shabbat.Chana Ya'ar, Yoni Kempinsky, 6/30/2013, 2:45 PM

MDA Gets Hundreds of Jellyfish Complaints

Just in time for summer vacation, the first schools of jellyfish have been observed off Israel's coast.David Lev, 6/23/2013, 8:36 PM

Swastika Over Jersey Shore Promotes Peace?

The International Raelian Movement defended its display of a swastika over NJ beaches, claiming it was trying to send a peaceful message. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/26/2012, 7:43 PM

Plane Flying Swastika Soars Over Jersey Shore

A plane that towed a banner displaying a swastika intertwined with the Hebrew Star of David flew over Long Beach Island Saturday. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/25/2012, 8:10 AM

Arab School Outing to Israeli Beach Sparks Strife

An Arab principal in the city of Qalqiliya has been shunned for allowing his students to dance with Israelis on a beach in Yaffo. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/1/2012, 10:08 AM

Should Israel Have Sunday's Off?

This fairly recent oleh doesn't miss having Sunday's off. Vice Premier Silvan Shalom wants it. What do you think?Josh Hasten, 7/22/2011, 11:25 AM

Rabbi: Jerusalem is Not Goa

A "beach party” that was to be held outside the Old City of Jerusalem will be moved, but the incident has upset religious Jerusalemites.David Lev, 6/21/2011, 10:48 PM

Palmahim Beach Returns to Public

Public pressure leads to shelving of plan to build holiday resort village on popular beach front and effectively prevent public from using it.Hillel Fendel, 11/11/2010, 1:39 PM

Palmachim Beach Saved

Gov't decision this week to all but cancel the grandiose beachfront hotel project at Palmachim is an unprecedented achievement for the Greens.Hillel Fendel, 7/15/2010, 8:46 PM