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Jeffay url http: forward.com articles 14949 newspaper The Jewish Daily Forward date 15 January 2009 accessdate 30 December 2011 According to a city councillor, there were no Haredim (Haredi Judaism) in Beit Shemesh before the 1990s. Since then, Beit Shemesh has become increasingly religious (Orthodox Judaism), with a large Haredi sector. Many synagogues and yeshivas have been built in the city. Religious communities
Beit Shemesh Bet''. In ''Ramat Beit Shemesh Bet'', families belonging to Eda Haredit constitute the majority. In 2002, following tensions between the Haredi and non-religious population, plans were drawn up to build another secular neighborhood, HaShachar. In 2007, Ramat Shilo, considered a subdistrict of Ramat Beit Shemesh, with both Dati Leumi and Haredi residents was built. In 2009, it was announced that a new neighborhood, ''Ramat
date 30 December 2011 accessdate 1 January 2012
;Haaretz1.312923" 75% of the children entering the first grade in the 2012 2013 academic year will be registered in official Haredi institutions.
such as hats, glasses and wigs which law enforcement suspected were used or going to be used for fraudulent voting. Additionally, eight people were arrested on suspicion for engaging and coordinating fraudulent voting activities.fraud-329446 200 IDs seized in Beit Shemesh in suspected voter fraud JPost Israel News On 10 December 2013 a three
judge panel of the Jerusalem District Court nullified the results of the October municipal elections due to massive voter fraud and ordered a new election.fraud-336240 Court orders new elections in Beit Shemesh JPost Israel News Following an unprecedented 76% voter turnout rate, incumbent mayor Moshe Abutbul beat contender
'members of one family.'" Friedman, Jane. "SLOW TRAIN TO JERUSALEM", ''The New York Times'', 7 August 1983. Retrieved 23 September 2007. "Built in 1892 by the French during the Turkish reign, the Tel Aviv-Jerusalem line is one of the few early Middle East train lines to have survived the effects
there. There are also a number of Dushinsky chassidim in Antwerp (Antwerpen); however, there is no Dushinsky synagogue there. thumb right Superbus Logo (File:Superbuslogo.jpg) '''Superbus''' ( ) is an Israeli bus company, which provides intercity and intracity service in Lod, Ramla, Tzrifin, Modi'in Illit, Beit Shemesh and Shoham. Adora, located at an altitude 692 metres (2270 feet), was established in 1982 as a pioneer Nahal para-military outpost
placards urging segregation between men and women were put back after being removed by the police. After the opening of Orot Banot national-religious (National Religious) girls’ school in September 2011
and 14,148 students in the city: 41 elementary schools (Primary education) with 10,716 elementary school students, and 20 high schools with 3,432 high school students. 40.3% of 12th grade (Twelfth grade) students were entitled to a matriculation certificate. Economy Beit Shemesh has two industrial zones containing mainly small industry, particularly in the Northern industrial zone which is typified by carpentry and metalwork workshops, garages and wholesale and retail outlets. The Western industrial zone contains several larger companies including Beit Shemesh Engines Ltd. (BSEL) which manufactures and repairs jet engines and jet engine components, Barzellan and others. Nearby in the Noham industrial zone are situated various other factories and offices. Since the hi-tech (High tech) boom of 1996–2001 Beit Shemesh has been host to several hi-tech startups including Omek Interactive. Transportation thumb right Beit Shemesh Railway Station (File:Staz Bet shenes1.jpg) Beit Shemesh Railway Station provides hourly service on the Israel Railways Herzliya–Jerusalem line. The station is located in the north industrial zone of Beit Shemesh. It was reopened on 13 September 2003, having existed for over a century at the same location. The station has three platforms. Bus transportation within Beit Shemesh and most inter-city routes is operated by Superbus (Superbus (company)), which began service on 5 January 2009. The Egged Bus Cooperative, which previously operated all bus service in and to Beit Shemesh, still operates a limited number of bus lines from Beit Shemesh to Jerusalem and Bnei Brak. Sports Beit Shemesh is home to numerous sports clubs all under the main sport associations (Beitar (Betar), Hapoel, and Maccabi (Maccabi (sports))). The city has soccer (Association football) teams including juniors, seniors and over-35s teams and boasted a franchise in the Israel Baseball League. The Beit Shemesh Blue Sox (Bet Shemesh Blue Sox) represented Beit Shemesh in the league's only season, though they played their games at Gezer Field (Kibbutz Gezer Field) in Kibbutz Gezer due to a lack of proper facilities in Beit Shemesh. There is also a very active Little League in Beit Shemesh and Ramat Beit Shemesh, with over 300 members. In the field of judo, Elitzur Beit Shemesh has won many prizes. Israel Kung Fu (Chinese martial arts) and world Nunchaku champion (2001) Eli Ivgi was born in and lives in Beit Shemesh. Arab-Israeli conflict thumb Memorial at Naharayim (File:Naharayim memorial 9.JPG)
such as hats, glasses and wigs which law enforcement suspected were used or going to be used for fraudulent voting. Additionally, eight people were arrested on suspicion for engaging and coordinating fraudulent voting activities.National-News 200-fake-IDs-seized-in-Beit-Shemesh-in-attempted-voter-fraud-329446 200 IDs seized in Beit Shemesh in suspected voter fraud JPost Israel News On 10 December 2013 a three
judge panel of the Jerusalem District Court nullified the results of the October municipal elections due to massive voter fraud and ordered a new election.National-News Court-orders-new-elections-in-Beit-Shemesh-nullifies-old-results-due-to-massive-fraud-336240 Court orders new elections in Beit Shemesh JPost Israel News Following an unprecedented 76% voter turnout rate, incumbent mayor Moshe Abutbul beat contender
% of the wine production (around 700,000 litres per year) is made from Cremisan's own grapes. The rest comes mainly from Beit Jala, Beit Shemesh, and the Hebron area. '''Aderet''' ( ) is a moshav in central Israel. Located in the Judean foothills in the Adullam region, south of Beit Shemesh, west of Gush Etzion and overlooking the Valley of Elah, it falls under the jurisdiction of Mateh Yehuda
thumb Tel Beit Shemesh overlooking modern Beit Shemesh (File:PikiWiki Israel 9766 old bet shemesh.jpg) thumb right View of modern Beit Shemesh from the south (File:Bet Shemesh.JPG) thumb Modern Beit Shemesh, 2010 (File:PikiWiki Israel 11275 Landscape view.jpg) thumb Beit Shemesh Shopping Center (File:Bet shemesh-Kanyon BIG.jpg)
'''Beit Shemesh''' ( The history of Beit Shemesh goes back to pre-biblical times. The modern city of Beit Shemesh was founded in 1950.