Wednesday , 28 June 2017
Home » Tag Archives: hareidim

Tag Archives: hareidim

Indictments against 14 haredim over violent demonstrations.

arrest

Fourteen indictments were submitted against haredim who disrupted public order in Jerusalem and Beit Shemesh during demonstrations against the arrest of haredi IDF deserters. During the violent demonstrations which took place in the last few weeks, police arrested twenty suspects who were arraigned in court. Fourteen of them were charged with crimes of endangering life on a public thoroughfare, participating …

Read More »

New Arnona Break Strains City’s Budget

beit shemesh homes

A new property tax break was signed into effect for low income families. This further lowers their arnona bill by up to 5%. In addition, the law makes the deduction easier to get by having to submit 12 month pay stubs as oppose to before where you only had to submit 3 months. This new break is burdening local governments …

Read More »

Another Day in RBS -B

protest

  Another protest was held this morning on Nahal Yarden over the non-mehadrin bus lines. This has become a daily event where the protesters start blocking buses, the police show up and arrest protesters.  There is hope with the new police commander things will change.

Read More »

Does Your School Make the “Chareidi” Grade?

rbs schools

    (photo courtesy of YWN)   Rebbim from the Charedei sector of RBS have come out harshly against some of the schools in the area due to the secular studies that are taught there.  Ironically, the schools in question: Mesivta Beit Shemesh, Yeshiva Arzei Levanon and Yeshiva Meorot happen to have talmidim whose parents daven in the shuls of …

Read More »

Over 100 Satmar Families to Move into RBS Bet

satmer

According to the website “B’Chedrei Charedim” a representative from Satmar bought a huge area this weekend to build apartments in Beit Shemesh and will call the housing “Kiryat Yoel” in memory of Rabbi Yoel Moshe Teitelbaum, z”l. Like many communities and other sectors, the Satmar Chasidim have had a housing shortage in the country in recent years. Over the years, …

Read More »

More Charedi Protests in Jerusalem and Beit Shemesh

protest

  Dozens of charedi-religious Jews continued to protest, Sunday evening, due to the arrest of a yeshiva student who did not respond to an induction notice from the IDF. In Jerusalem, they blocked Kikar Shabbat. In Beit Shemesh, they put dumpsters in the middle of Hayarden Street and threw rocks at police. Traffic police were sent to direct motorists away …

Read More »

9 Chareidim Arrested in Yerushalim and Beit Shemesh

arrest

    In continuation of  recent protests among Chareidim in Beit Shemesh and Yerushalim, 9 Chareidim were arrested Thursday evening.  The demonstrations took place at Kikar Shabbos in Jerusalem and in Ramat Beit  Shemesh Beit protesting the arrest of a Chareidi draft dodger. During the demonstrations in RBS B, a police officer was lightly wounded by rocks and needed medical …

Read More »

2 Rioters Arrested for Attacking Police

protest2

(picture source bhol.com) Riots in Bet Shemesh over the past two weeks have resulted in endangering the lives of city employees, smashing car windows and causing serious damage. Local police who are fed up with this behavior have gone on to arrest 4 individuals. The Police have begun to search for the perpetrators who have been disrupting the peace of …

Read More »

Study finds more Chareidi students moving to state religious schools

640px-BaisMedrashInterior

A recent study, entitled “A Picture of the Nation,” found that among Chareidi populations, there is more movement from more religious schools to less religious schools than there is movement in the opposite direction.

Read More »

Modesty signs cause near riot

modesty sign

A near lynch broke out after city workers, using the inclement weather as cover, attempted to remove the hotly contested "modesty signs" from the streets from RBS B.

Read More »