02.28.2017 | 2 Adar, 5777
Facebook closes official Fatah account
'Gaza war in 2014 caused by Egyptian regime change, Palestinian arrests'
Peace proposals offered by activists on Right and Left
Knesset caucus formed to free Israeli held captive in Gaza
‘Submarine Affair’ becomes criminal probe
Knesset committee approves landmark biometric database law after 8-year experiment
Five ambassadors present credentials
Deri, Bennett issue new regs to end discrimination against Sephardi haredi school pupils
The sounds of Jewish music
A snapshot of Asia's best
'Moonlight' wins best picture, after 'La La Land' mistakenly announced
Imri Ziv’s "I Feel Alive" named Israeli entry for Eurovision 2017
Jerusalem needs to be at its best for Gran Canaria test
Yellow-and-blue ekes out dramatic win over Maccabi Haifa
Beersheba regains lead over Mac Tel Aviv
Shivek sacked by Rishon Lezion despite championship heroics
Gili May to head issue management unit of Israeli ad firm
U. of Haifa to provide free depression treatment using new techniques
Waze and SPNI team up to prevent wildlife from becoming roadkill
Germany seeks Israeli technology
Child gets brain cyst from his dog
Israeli hospital treats first Palestinian for unique brain condition
Gluten-free foods to be more accessible to celiac patients in Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
Our World: Perez, Ellison and the meaning of antisemitism
The future of Palestinian diplomacy in the Trump era
February 28, 2017: Glick on Menendez
Google to enable Internet users to virtually explore Palestinian cities
A star from Bethlehem is born with Arab Idol win
UK watchdog: Islamic State planning terror attacks in Britain
Iran holds naval war games amid rising tensions with US
Iran plans to buy Kazakh uranium, seeks Russia help to make nuclear fuel
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
US Jewish groups call on government entities to 'speak out' against antisemitism
MP Gerald Kaufman, critic of Israel, dies at 86
Jewish Pennsylvania lawmaker hopes cemetery vandalism will unite community
Preparing to start a new chapter in Israel
From Start-Up Nation to Scale-Up Nation
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel pokes fun at new world under Trump
Analysis: No comfort in Perez
Trump is not an antisemite, says Hoenlein
Donald Trump and American Jews: The first good week?
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
La La set to win Oscars
Pyramid of expectations in Cairo
A unique haven for groups and families in the Western Galilee
Israeli tourist arrested for climbing Brooklyn Bridge for a selfie
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A taste of its own medicine?
Art that isn’t what
Books: The mystery of things
that remain unresolved
Moshe Gershuni: Up in the sublime, down in the gutter
From Tehrangeles with love
‘We need to stop the silence’
All eyes on the ball?
Love thy French brother
Where Jerusalem creates
The art of leaving Jerusalem
Rapping in English
City Notes: Bloomberg fund grants $1 million to Beersheba
Exhibition: Hello Dolly
Always in the mood for a melody
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Egypt's Christians fleeing ISIS violence left in limbo
Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
25 year after Khojaly genocide: 'the unforgettable facts between denial and historical justice'
Squaring the two-state circle
J Street's 2017 National Conference
Jacky Mukmel and George Berold will represent Israel after winning Stableford tournament.
By BY JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
The club had been locked in a contentious and rather public debate over whether to admit Obama for membership.
A full field of 60 golfers participated in the competition to celebrate the inauguration of the new greens after they were reseeded for the winter.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Judy Reefe and Jill Sadeghi took home first place, followed by Michal Ronen and Ophra Dagan in second.
One man’s dream became reality this past week, as Israel’s only 18-hole golf course, in Caesarea, was witness to the country’s first ever official professional golf tournament.
By JOSH DELL
ALPS Tour season final to take place in Israel from Wednesday through Monday in the Edmond de Rothschild Israeli Masters.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Ga’ash now turns to the men’s and super seniors championships slated for Thursday and Friday.
Beck will return to Israel later this week to attend a professional men’s tournament in Caesarea.
By ALLON SINAI
A full field of 60 golfers enjoyed the late afternoon cooler weather and played an individual Stableford format event.
By ALLON SINAI,REUTERS
The 23-year-old, who became the first Israeli to earn an LPGA or a PGA Tour Card last December, opened the event with a superb eight-under-par 64.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
World Golf Hall of Famer Amy Alcott found herself in the Holy Land this week for the first annual SHALVA Golf Tournament held at the Caesarea Golf Club.
Liora Sponder took home the best-dressed prize, while Liron Neor and Ronit Kedar split the award for best combination of color and style.
The best gross score of the day, played under perfect conditions, was a 74 by Anthony Harris.
For years sand mining has been a major source of income for organized crime figures.
By BEN HARTMAN
A victory in each match meant a point for the winning club. A draw was worth a half point for each side.
It may not happen overnight, but Laetitia Beck has the potential to almost singlehandedly make golf relevant in Israel.
Forty golfers participated in the wonderful, festive atmosphere.
The highlight of the day was a performance by the Gevatron choir, attended by over 300 people on the beautiful lawns of the club.
Photography expert Tom Langford gives tips on how to compensate for less than adequate weather.
By TOM LANGFORD
The Israeli Minigolf Association hopes a miniature-golf course in Ashdod will tee off a local interest in the leisure sport.
By SHARON UDASIN
The unique seaside community continues to attract Israeli high society has not reached its full real-estate potential.
By RACHEL ROTH
David Pachima scored a hole-in-one on the par-4 6th hole, which was playing at 254 meters.
After carding a six-over-par 78 in the first round, the 22-year-old registered a five-over-par 77 in the second round on Friday to end the tournament on +11, missing the cut by five shots.
The 22-year-old bogeyed the first hole, but bounced back with five straight pars before also bogeying the seventh hole.
Beck, who graduated from Duke University earlier this year, will turn professional following her recent success.
Anthony Harris played a brilliant round of golf last week to earn the best gross score at the June Monthly Medal at the Ga’ash Golf Club.
The tournament marked the end of Andy Santos’s 18-year tenure as the club’s Head Professional.
The tour’s top 50 players will compete for the Israel Masters Champion prize of 70,000 euros, funded by the Edmond de Rothschild Bank.
Grand prize for golf tournament includes transportation and accommodation for the Global Volvo Tournament to be held in South Africa in January 2015.
This was the 12th year that Mayer Group, importers of Volvo cars to Israel, sponsored the competition in cooperation with the Caesarea Golf Club.
Zohar Sharon, who lost his sight during his IDF service, practices at the Caesarea Golf Club, with caddie Shimshon Levi playing a crucial role in his success.
The April monthly medal at the Ga’ash Golf Club was well attended with 68 golfers participating in perfect, yet challenging, conditions.
Golf Clubs hold annual Purim competitions.
The duo of Cyril and Norma Kaufman snagged first-place honors in last week’s Israeli Pairs tournament.
Golf: Nearly 40 players competed in the September Monthly Medal at the Ga’ash Golf Club.
Just one month after scoring a hole-in-one Albatross in the July Monthly Medal at the Ga’ash Golf Club, Tomer Koren returned to take first place in Tuesday’s August Monthly Medal with a one-over par gross 71.
It was an especially impressive performance for the 17-year-old from Caesarea, considering it was not a junior tournament.
In one of the most uniquely brilliant golf occurrences that one could achieve, 18-year-old Tomer Koren aced the 305-meter 10th hole.
David Pachima, a recent immigrant from France who started playing golf just two years ago, beat out Assaf Lengy by two Stableford points to win the A division of the HSBC 9- hole tournament at the Ga’ash Golf Club last week.
Roby Cohen took home first place in the Drive to a Major in a Mercedes trophy competition held at the Ga’ash Golf Club last week.
In the A Division, three golfers – Itzik Ashkenazi, Avi Dekel and Ilan Cohen – all finished with 20 stableford points.
Ga’ash and Caesarea get together on links
60 players compete at the golf tournament at the Ga'ash Golf Club, where Cyril and Norma Kaufman won.
Gidon Hoch captures the monthly medal at Ga’ash Golf Club for the second month in a row.
Nearly 60 golfers take part in the November Monthly Medal held at the Ga’ash Golf Club.
Cyril Kaufman took the men’s championship, his wife Norma captured the ladies’ title and Ilan Mendelson was top senior.
Allan Blumenstyk takes the C while division Rafi Shelef claims the Super Seniors B division.
In extremely warm weather conditions nearly 50 golfers participated in the August Monthly Medal at the Ga’ash Golf Club.
The format was a betterball stableford 75% handicap.
The Mercedes Trophy, played on Friday, saw 150 golfers participate in a nine hole individual stableford tournament sponsored by Mercedes Benz.
Playing in the first qualifying round of the International Pairs competition at the Ga’ash Golf Club were two special guests.
Team of Gary Vandermolen, Aamos Raz Gary Bell and Gil Don capitalize on the opportunity for some excellent scoring.
Adel Katz, Evi Wiler and Aliza Ophir win 'Waltz' format tournament at Ga'ash Golf Club.
“Definitely the Game of the season so far,” is how manager of England B, Cliff Corney, described the game against local rivals Aviv City.
After two days of exciting golf last week, the points were shared between the Ga’ash and Caesarea golf teams in a Ryder cup tournament.
The Ga’ash Golf Club hosts its annual ladies day tournament - a Texas scramble played in teams of three.
Championship won on exciting playoff.
Proceeds of tournament go to Kfar Idud, a unique village for people with special needs.
First place went to the duo of Alex Okon and Chaim Shaininger with a net score of 63.
Ga’ash Golf will continue its efforts to support the community by hosting a charity tournament.
Cricket: Israel ends European T20 Championships with victory, still relegated; Golf: Rollin’ ’em in for Rolex.
Comrades, Comets claim cadets championships; Reds down Modi’in in finals opener; Taylor, Avishar, Sadeghi claim divisional crowns.
In Israel Baseball Premier League’s opening playoff game, Jerusalem beat Tel Aviv 4-1; Golf: Mondays Tour returns to Ga’ash.
Shmulik Almagor won the A division’s May monthly medal with a net 68 folowed by Greg Elliot on net 69.
Warriors roll over RiseHi 15-7, sweep season series from rivals; Twilight golf comes to Ga’ash.
Veteran golfer Joe Klein took the B division with a net 64 at Ga'ash Golf Club.
Miki Hertzog and Ilan Cohen took first place with a net 65.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORT STAFF
Thrilling matches set up pair of pulsating semis; Seftel, Café Rimon
advance to Elite 8; Mondays heat up at Ga’ash.
A field of 52 golfers participate in February monthly medal held at the Ga’ash Golf Club.
The Mondays Tour will be held twice a month in various formats, inviting all golfers in Israel.
This prestigious annual event gave all the winners of individual tournaments over the course of the previous 12 months to play for the coveted cup.
The first qualifying round of the 2010 Israeli Net Championships was held at the Ga’ash Golf Club.
The “A” division was won by Richard Fogelson with 21 Stableford points, with the second place going to Meir Dor.
Participants enjoy perfect conditions, both weather-wise and course-wise.
The two-day stableford tournament sees Caesarea’s 20-man team emerge with a combined 65-point victory.
For first time ever, a team of three lady golfers will represent Israel at upcoming World Amateur Team Championships which will take place this year in Buenos Aires.
Gonen heating up, grabs Stableford prize with Schama
Places are still available for the “Natal” tournament which will be held at the Gaash Golf Club early September.
Eight-eight-year-old Efi Been is one of Israel's best senior golfers.
70 golfers competed in the July Month Medal at the Ga'ash Golf Club.
The Caesarea Golf Club had a night match this week in honor of its new Par-3 course.
In the A Division veteran golfer Geri had the best score of the day with a net 69.