J'lem Councilmen Call For Two Zionist Chief Rabbis

J'lem Councilmen Call For Two Zionist Chief Rabbis

King and Shkedi opposed Mayor Barkat's 'deal' to balance Zionist rabbi with Shas hareidi candidate, call to seize 'one-time opportunity.'Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 3/21/2014, 11:08 AM
Cinema Complex in J'lem to Work on Sabbath?

Cinema Complex in J'lem to Work on Sabbath?

The High Court rejected a motion to open the Cinema City near Knesset 7/24, but decision is municipality's.Gil Ronen, 3/16/2014, 3:57 PM
All of Jerusalem at Risk, Councilman Warns

All of Jerusalem at Risk, Councilman Warns

Councilman warns that near-disaster in Armon Hanatziv ‘could have happened in Rehavia,’ accuses government of neglect.Maayana Miskin, 3/6/2014, 11:52 AM
Jerusalem Program Limits Muslim Prayer Call

Jerusalem Program Limits Muslim Prayer Call

New pilot program initiated by nationalist councilman King measures nighttime muezzin call, brings technological solutions.Ari Yashar, 3/3/2014, 5:18 PM
Arabs Set Police Station on Fire in Jerusalem

Arabs Set Police Station on Fire in Jerusalem

Jerusalem councilman King decries lawlessness on display in capital this week.Ari Yashar, 2/28/2014, 12:13 AM
ILF: 'Now Is the Time to Invest In Emek Zevulun'

ILF: 'Now Is the Time to Invest In Emek Zevulun'

Israel Land Fund project encourages Jewish investment in western Galilee area recently re-zoned for development before the prices soar.Ari Yashar, 2/5/2014, 2:19 PM
Jerusalem Councilman Urges Muslims: 'Leave Israel'

Jerusalem Councilman Urges Muslims: 'Leave Israel'

Nationalist Aryeh King distributes thousands of fliers to Muslim residents of the capital, explains Torah directives.Ari Yashar, 1/15/2014, 11:23 AM
Councilman King Starting to 'Judaize Jerusalem'

Councilman King Starting to 'Judaize Jerusalem'

Nationalist Jerusalem councilman talks plans to outlaw muezzin call at night, bring Jews to 'seam' communities and boost security.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2013, 10:12 PM
Jerusalem Councilman Shkedi's 'Hanukkah Miracle'

Jerusalem Councilman Shkedi's 'Hanukkah Miracle'

Nationalist Shkedi makes near complete recovery after suffering a stroke on November 7 at his Jerusalem home.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2013, 9:31 PM
Jerusalem Councilman Shkedi On Road to Recovery

Jerusalem Councilman Shkedi On Road to Recovery

Shmuel Shkedi shows signs of recovery after stroke, sings with children at Shabbat meal.Ari Yashar, 11/12/2013, 4:20 PM
Nationalist Councilman Attacks Smear Campaign

Nationalist Councilman Attacks Smear Campaign

Jerusalem councilman Aryeh King talks about leftist smear campaign against him, commitment to demolishing illegal Arab buildings.Ari Yashar, 11/8/2013, 11:33 AM
Nationalist Jerusalem Councilman Suffers Stroke

Nationalist Jerusalem Councilman Suffers Stroke

Jerusalem council member Shkedi of United Jerusalem suffers stroke Thursday, is rushed to hospital for treatment.Ari Yashar, 11/8/2013, 8:04 AM
Leftists Unite Against Nationalist City Councillor

Leftists Unite Against Nationalist City Councillor

Radical organizations appear to be joining in call to remove Jerusalem council member Aryeh King from Mayor Barkat's coalition.Ari Yashar, 11/7/2013, 9:01 PM
'United Jerusalem' in Coalition

'United Jerusalem' in Coalition

Religious Zionist "United Jerusalem" party joins Barkat coalition, gains two seats; hopes abound for Jewish prayer rights on Temple Mount.Ari Yashar, 11/1/2013, 3:31 PM
Illegal Arab Building Demolished in Jerusalem

Illegal Arab Building Demolished in Jerusalem

Signs of tougher enforcement? Illegal Arab building in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Beit Hanina demolished by the municipality.Ari Yashar, 10/30/2013, 9:20 AM
2 Mandates for King and Shkedi, 1 for Bayit Yehudi

2 Mandates for King and Shkedi, 1 for Bayit Yehudi

Moshe Lion's Likud Beyteinu wins one seat in Jerusalem; defeated mayoral candidate yet to announce if he will enter council.Adam Ross, 10/23/2013, 10:43 AM
Candidate: Investing in E. Jerusalem Good for Jews

Candidate: Investing in E. Jerusalem Good for Jews

"Yes, Arabs will benefit," says candidate Arieh King, "but it doesn't matter as long as we invest and keep our city united."Ben Bresky, 10/6/2013, 3:17 AM
Bedouin Squatters Gone, Jewish Owner Celebrates

Bedouin Squatters Gone, Jewish Owner Celebrates

82 year-old Yitzchak Hershkovitz celebrates latest court victory after 18 year battle with a sukkah party on his once-contested property.Ari Soffer, Ben Bresky & staff, 10/2/2013, 6:54 PM
J'lem Mayor Candidates to Address English Speakers

J'lem Mayor Candidates to Address English Speakers

Big tourist events or city services? Are they mutually exclusive? Barkat & Leon to address English-speaking audiences about J'slem's future.Ben Bresky, 9/27/2013, 12:29 PM
King Unites with Breakaway Bayit Hayehudi Faction

King Unites with Breakaway Bayit Hayehudi Faction

Aryeh King has created a joint list with a breakaway Bayit Hayehudi faction to contest the Jerusalem Municipality elections.Adam Ross, 9/18/2013, 12:13 AM
Moskowitz Supports Aryeh King

Moskowitz Supports Aryeh King

Dr. Irving Moskowitz says he is backing Aryeh King's "Seam Line Neighborhoods" list for Jerusalem municipality.Gil Ronen, 9/16/2013, 2:37 PM
Candidate: Want to Vote? Remove Your Burqa

Candidate: Want to Vote? Remove Your Burqa

A Jewish candidate in the Jerusalem city elections calls to require Muslim women to show their faces. ‘Burqas are used for vote fraud.’Maayana Miskin, 8/29/2013, 4:38 PM
Building Freeze in Jerusalem Neighborhood

Building Freeze in Jerusalem Neighborhood

A letter by a senior official says political considerations prevent Jewish construction in the Shimon HaTzaddik neighborhood.Annie Lubin, 1/30/2013, 9:20 AM
Jewish Home Tripped Otzma, Says Candidate

Jewish Home Tripped Otzma, Says Candidate

Bayit Yehudi tripped breakaway Otzma LeYisrael by choosing to attack it during the campaign, party member Aryeh King says.Elad Benari, 1/24/2013, 2:44 AM
Police Allow Otzma LeYisrael Visit to Arab Village

Police Allow Otzma LeYisrael Visit to Arab Village

Police approves a request by the Otzma LeYisrael party to visit the Arab village of Musmus in order to report illegal building.Elad Benari, 1/14/2013, 4:14 AM
Green Light for 1,200 Housing Units in Jerusalem

Green Light for 1,200 Housing Units in Jerusalem

Jerusalem's Gilo neighborhood will expand by 1,200 housing units due to approval by a Jerusalem district zoning committee.Chana Ya'ar, 12/24/2012, 11:47 PM
Jerusalem: Jews Confront Arabs after Stabbing

Jerusalem: Jews Confront Arabs after Stabbing

Residents of Maale Zeitim say they've had enough after renowned Rabbi Tau's son is stabbed.Gil Ronen, 11/3/2012, 11:04 PM
Activist: "Parts of Jerusalem Off-Limits to Jews"

Activist: "Parts of Jerusalem Off-Limits to Jews"

Zionist leader's achievements recalled, Israel's security issues presented by experts at moving evening.Fern Sidman, A7 NY Corr., 8/3/2012, 8:49 PM
Govt. Accused of Stalling on Arab Burial

Govt. Accused of Stalling on Arab Burial

Jerusalem activist appeals to the Supreme Court, saying government officials tricked him with false promises regarding Arab burial. Maayana Miskin, 7/18/2012, 10:57 AM
UN: Evicting Arab Squatters Against Int'l Law

UN: Evicting Arab Squatters Against Int'l Law

A senior UN official accused Israel of violating the Geneva Convention by evicting Arab squatters from buildings they didn't ownGabe Kahn, 4/19/2012, 3:24 PM
Arab Squatter Leaves, Police Block Jews’ Entry

Arab Squatter Leaves, Police Block Jews’ Entry

Arab squatters agreed to leave a Jewish home in Jerusalem, but police intervened.Maayana Miskin, 4/2/2012, 12:13 AM
Rampant Arab Building on JNF Lands

Rampant Arab Building on JNF Lands

Over 700 illegal Arab housing units have been built on JNF lands in just two years, says Aryeh King of the Israel Land Fund.A7 Staff, 2/21/2012, 7:00 PM
Jlem Activists Plan Terrorist Warning System

Jlem Activists Plan Terrorist Warning System

As the government prepares to release terrorists into Israel’s capital, local activists plan a low-tech but effective “warning system.”Maayana Miskin, 10/16/2011, 9:39 PM
Wakf Building at Givat Shaul

Wakf Building at Givat Shaul

Workers and tractors are readying the ground for construction at Tel al-Ful in northern Jerusalem. Will Mayor Barkat allow it?Gil Ronen, 8/11/2011, 6:06 PM
Good News on Mount of Olives

Good News on Mount of Olives

Surprise: activist Aryeh King says Arab violence on Mount of Olives has dropped sharply as security has increased.Maayana Miskin, 7/17/2011, 9:57 PM
Barkat's Appointment Criticized

Barkat's Appointment Criticized

Complaints Bureau head Aryeh King has harsh words for Mayor Barkat's appointment of a left wing council member to handle E. Jerusalem file.David ben Yacov, 6/30/2011, 11:29 AM
MKs See PA Taking Over J'lem

MKs See PA Taking Over J'lem

National Union MKs were given a tour of neighborhoods in Jerusalem and saw first hand how the PA paves roads within Israeli-controlled territory.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 5/26/2011, 8:41 PM
8 J'lem Areas - No Jews Allowed

8 J'lem Areas - No Jews Allowed

Eight Jerusalem neighborhoods are off-limits to Jews, Aryeh King told Jerusalem Conference participants yesterday, causing a stir. Hillel Fendel, 3/16/2011, 11:17 AM
Jew Offers to Buy Nof Zion

Jew Offers to Buy Nof Zion

Another offer to buy Nof Zion, this time by a Jew, may mean an Arab takeover of the religious-Zionist Jerusalem neighborhood has been averted. Hillel Fendel, 12/27/2010, 5:24 PM
Plans to Save Nof Zion

Plans to Save Nof Zion

Spirited attempts are being made to prevent the Jewish neighborhood of Nof Zion in Jerusalem from falling into Arab hands.Hillel Fendel, 12/16/2010, 8:13 PM
PA Creeps into J'lem

PA Creeps into J'lem

The Palestinian Authority is strengthening its grip on eastern Jerusalem under Israel's nose.Gil Ronen, 11/9/2010, 8:59 AM
Turkish Flag in Old City

Turkish Flag in Old City

Illegal signs in the Old City of Jerusalem bear Turkish flag; Turkish government claims signs hung in “Palestine.”Maayana Miskin, 7/17/2010, 9:18 PM
'There is a Way Around Freeze'

'There is a Way Around Freeze'

Israel Lands Fund activist Aryeh King says he has a way to bypass the newly ordered construction freeze in Judea and Samaria.Malkah Fleisher, 11/29/2009, 12:26 PM
Rabbis: No Land Sales to Arabs

Rabbis: No Land Sales to Arabs

Rabbis meet in Jerusalem to discuss the phenomenon of land sales to Arabs. Ben-Ari: Our land will be sold from under our feet.Maayana Miskin, 9/1/2009, 8:23 AM