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Sephardic Chief Rabbi condolence call at attack victim's family

Sephardic Chief Rabbi condolence call at attack victim's family

Shin Bet updates that from investigation into attack at Segula Junction, 'it appears the act was committed out of nationalist motives.'Mordechai Sones, 01/09/2020 20:43
Suspect arrested in vandalism of Israel’s Donald Trump Square

Suspect arrested in vandalism of Israel’s Donald Trump Square

Police arrest suspect following vandalism of Donald Trump Square in Petah Tikva to protest sovereignty plan.Marcy Oster, JTA, 15/07/2020 08:12
Watch: 'Balcony Singing' in Petah Tikva

Watch: 'Balcony Singing' in Petah Tikva

Hadar Ganim neighborhood hosts choir on one balcony and all neighbors come out to their balconies to join celebration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2020 21:13
Suspected murder in Petach Tikva

Suspected murder in Petach Tikva

57-year-old man apparently murdered in Petach Tikva by strangling; murder suspect arrested at scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/01/2020 09:23
'The rappelling attack' - Who killed Netanel Arami?

'The rappelling attack' - Who killed Netanel Arami?

It's been 5 years since 26 yr. old Netanel Arami was murdered when Arabs cut his rappelling ropes. His murderers have not been caught.Nitzan Keidar, 19/09/2019 20:13
AG Mandelblit's neighbors rally against constant protests

AG Mandelblit's neighbors rally against constant protests

The constant protests outside Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit's home are disturbing his neighbors' lives.Sara Rubenstein, 15/08/2019 20:41
Petah Tikva to name city square after Donald Trump

Petah Tikva to name city square after Donald Trump

Mayor of Israel's fifth-largest city announces plans to name square next to city hall after President Donald Trump.Marcy Oster, JTA, 08/05/2019 08:03
Agriculture Ministry discouraging chicken use for Kapparot

Agriculture Ministry discouraging chicken use for Kapparot

Ministry launches campaign urging Israelis to use money instead of livestock in popular religious ritual.Tzvi Lev, 03/09/2018 10:18
Holiday gift: 17 million shekels

Holiday gift: 17 million shekels

30-year-old Petah Tikva resident arrives at Lotto HQ to cash in winning ticket, explains he was in no hurry since 'money doesn't spoil'.Mordechai Sones, 26/08/2018 16:11
From Petah Tikva to the burning south, with love

From Petah Tikva to the burning south, with love

Petah Tikva residents help plant communal garden in Negev community under attack by arson kites and balloons from Gaza terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2018 09:54
Kindergarten where baby was smothered to close

Kindergarten where baby was smothered to close

Following indictment of daycare worker for manslaughter, abuse, Welfare Ministry orders immediate closure of nursery.Mordechai Sones, 11/06/2018 21:01
Light rail train to link Samaria with Central Israel?

Light rail train to link Samaria with Central Israel?

Minister Katz instructs Netivei Israel company to go ahead with plans for light rail between Ariel, Petah Tikva, and Rosh Ha'ayin.Mordechai Sones, 15/03/2018 18:41
Petah Tikva businesses transition to new kashrut system

Petah Tikva businesses transition to new kashrut system

About 300 restaurants and food businesses in Petah Tikva complete transition to new Kashrut system.Mordechai Sones, 08/02/2018 14:31
Petah Tikva looks to end 'Kaparot' ritual

Petah Tikva looks to end 'Kaparot' ritual

Petah Tikva warns against performing ritual with chickens without permit, reiterates ban on slaughtering chickens in the street.Tzvi Lev, 29/08/2017 09:35
'I've got a serious problem with haredi Jews'

'I've got a serious problem with haredi Jews'

Left-wing demonstrator who mocked religious Jew, demanded he shave beard and remove kippah doubles down on comments. 'I won't apologize.'David Rosenberg, 28/08/2017 10:09
Marzel, Ben-Gvir clash with leftists

Marzel, Ben-Gvir clash with leftists

Nationalist activists clash with leftists at hearing on Petah Tikva demonstrations: 'Freedom of expression isn't only for the extreme left.'Mordechai Sones, 24/08/2017 15:27
'I hit the garbage dumpster and felled the terrorist'

'I hit the garbage dumpster and felled the terrorist'

Defense Ministry official helps capture stabbing terrorist in Petah Tikva, another citizen mauls attacker with pizza tray.Mordechai Sones, 24/07/2017 17:15
Watch: Drama in Petah Tikva

Watch: Drama in Petah Tikva

Three security guards shoot in air after fight breaks out with Russian-speaking man who thought security guards were attacking him.Mordechai Sones, 10/05/2017 12:06
Two dead in Petach Tikva, murder-suicide suspected

Two dead in Petach Tikva, murder-suicide suspected

Two men were found dead from gunshot wounds in Petach Tikva, police suspect the incident was a murder-suicide.David Rosenberg, 24/02/2016 20:12
City Hit By Infiltrator Flood Asks 'Why Us?'

City Hit By Infiltrator Flood Asks 'Why Us?'

Infiltrators freed from detention reach Petach Tikva after being told to stay away from Tel Aviv and Eilat.Benny Tucker, 03/09/2015 18:52
Construction Death May Not Have Been Accidental

Construction Death May Not Have Been Accidental

Speculation over mysterious death of construction worker Netaniel Arami, 27, continues. Was it a murder?Tova Dvorin, 17/09/2014 19:22
Car Bomb Kills Two in Petach Tikvah

Car Bomb Kills Two in Petach Tikvah

Explosive device rips apart car early Monday morning, kills two and injures four. Police suspect criminal 'work accident' or assassination.Ari Yashar, 03/02/2014 08:44
Woman Who Accosted Sarah Netanyahu Released

Woman Who Accosted Sarah Netanyahu Released

As Prime Minister's wife toured shopping mall, a woman began cursing her and was arrested. No one was hurt.Gil Ronen, 31/05/2012 16:42
Neo-Nazi Gang Leader Sentenced to Prison

Neo-Nazi Gang Leader Sentenced to Prison

Neo-Nazi gang leader Dimitri Bogotich was sentenced Thursday to 5 years, 9 months in prison for his role in racial attacks around Tel Aviv.Chana Ya'ar, 03/11/2011 15:18
Petach Tikvah Neo-Nazi Nabbed

Petach Tikvah Neo-Nazi Nabbed

Police arrested suspected neo-Nazi gang leader Dmitri Bogotich Monday on charges of carrying out hate crimes in Petach Tikvah.Chana Ya'ar, 03/01/2011 21:06
Last-Minute Deal in Petach Tikva

Last-Minute Deal in Petach Tikva

The Education Ministry, the city of Petach Tikva, and local schools have reached a last-minute deal to absorb 100 immigrant pupils. Maayana Miskin, 31/08/2009 21:02