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 Observes Because of Court, 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 Intended to Promote 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 Students Dance with Israelis, Sparking School 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

Debate: Do You Want Sunday's Off in Israel ?

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: Mayor Trying to Turn Jerusalem into 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 Restored to the 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 Returned to the Public

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