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NEIGHBORHOOD SIYUM Continued from Front Cover No multimilliondollar event budgets, largescale security arrangements, printed tickets, program guides, or attractive commemorative booklets on the local

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NEIGHBORHOOD SIYUM Continued from Page 6 Rabbi Glatstein quoted Rabbi Moshe Scheinerman, who writes in his sefer Ohel Moshe Inyanei HaMikdash vHaGalus that Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Auerbach, at the dedicat

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NEIGHBORHOOD SIYUM Continued from Page 8 On a recent evening, Moshes prayer to enter the Land of Israel was examined closely, as was Gds firm response, the future building of the Beis HaMikdash, and t

th Moreinu HaRav Aharon Kotler Yartzeit Commemoration Celebrating a Yovel of Torah Growth This Kislev, witness the beginning of a new chapter of Tora his beginning of Torah A R H A N T O E

NEIGHBORHOOD SIYUM Continued from Page 10 also a senior lecturer for Aish HaTorahs Discovery Seminars. On these trips, Rabbi Glatstein observed firsthand how Torah could successfully impart its messag

PUT THE WOMEN BACK Continued from Front Cover chukkas hagoyim of the most radical in the Muslim world and sacrificing something incredibly valuable the images of our righteous women. Removing women fr

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R WOLFSON THE UNTOLD STORY Continued from Front Cover this week, was a man who made a remarkable difference in Klal Yisrael. He was a businessman and an exceptional philanthropist who saw it as his mi

R WOLFSON THE UNTOLD STORY Continued from Page 15 dered Israel assistance in the past. Zev Wolfson received a call and offered to do what he could. Reb Zev had a cousin who was instrumental in the Uni

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In Memory Of Reb Zev Wolfson, zl BY RABBI AVRAHAM COHEN TOLDOS YESHURUN Sad news reached us today from New York of the passing of Reb Zev Wolfson, zl, in his 86th year of life. He was an unusual pers

IN MEMORY OF R ZEV Continued from Page 19 the move to America, his prolonged and grave illnessZev Wolfson always remained a devout Jew and kept the commandments and Jewish tradition to the fullest, an

PUT THE WOMEN BACK Continued from Page 13 zine covers, and newsanchor jobs. We must respond to this assault on what it means to be an ishah chashuvah with powerful images of our own. the secular worl

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover ted to giving these kids a week of fun in the sun on the California coast. The KOC motto pretty much says it allConfronting Illness through Adventure. Their phil

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 23 and so on. Finally I pulled myself away and said, See you in L.A. In other wordsCalifornia, here we come The Lion Of Judah I went to see a movie in Manhattan last

1940s who, despite his youthful spirit, was brutalized again and again by the Nazis. He explains that while an inmate in some of the camps, it was difficult for him to watch Nazi soldiers beat up othe

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover and Jewish religious level, Israel runs on a double standard riddled with hypocrisy. Thats the theme of the Times, and theres not much we can do about it. Wh

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman er start a novel. Since novels are now strictly for Shabbos, if its a book that cant be read in a single day, it isnt for me. The situation deteriorates wit

to be reading that day. The situation is still manageable right now. Shabbos ended last week at 850, and I finished in time, and it will also be OK when Shabbos ends at 8 p.m. or even as early as 730.

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BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Borrowing Back As Mr. Nathan walked home, he saw his neighbors son, Effy, fixing his bike. It was quite old and rusty, a

What Was Happening There BY RABBI AVI SHAFRAN With a few predictable exceptions, media coverage of the mammoth recent Siyum HaShas at MetLife Stadium was remarkably positive. Yes, the New York Times t


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Uncle Tom And The Protocols Of The Elders Of Zion Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER Just when we thought that Uncle Tom Friedmans column couldnt get any worse, that even the Times columnist couldnt out

Tidbits From Israel Continued from Page 37 better feel for the instincts of their electorate, instincts that are reflected in the sentiments Romney conveyed in his Jerusalem address Our two nations ar

See, I give you today a blessing and a curse Devarim 1126 Freedom of choice has been granted to every man if he desires to turn toward a good path and be righteous, the ability to do so is in his hand

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Another Way BY RABBI PINCHAS CHATZINOFF The recent Siyum haShas of daf yomi provided Klal Yisrael with a powerful and inspiring testament to the force of Torah in our lives. The piqued interest in lea

Government Reps At Achiezer A Five Towns Simcha PHOTO BY IVAN H NORMAN NYS Assemblymen Harvey Weisenberg and Phil Goldfeder speaking with Michael Fragin, a Village of Lawrence trustee, outside the n

Siyum Daf Yomi Where It All Began PHOTO BY EPHRAIM TABAK YDT Boys In Miami SEED Program Rabbi Yonason Sacks left, the newly appointed rosh yeshiva of Beis Medrash LTalmud at Lander College for Men,

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Wandering Jews The topic of Tefillas HaDerech really comes up later in Maseches Berachos, but I found a way to sneak it in this week. There are many question

to daven. Our sages instituted the required minimum blessings and prayers that they had to recite. One such blessing was one of the berachos recited before morning Kerias Shema. According to one opini

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The Metzitzah Controversy Arrives in Israel BY SAM SOKOL MIDEAST CORRESPONDENT Solution To Previous 5TJT Puzzle Double K 1 The Israeli Pediatric Association has come out publicly against the practic

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insights on THE TORAH a land flowing with milk and honey Shmos 38. In Bechoros 6b Chazal prove from here that milk from a kosher animal is kosher, for there would be no point in praising the land ove

Metzitzah Continued from Page 50 Due to the deaths which have purportedly been linked to metzitzah, Rabbi Dr. Moshe Tendler, a professor of medical ethics at Yeshiva University and a soninlaw of Rabbi

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Oneness BY YOCHANAN GORDON There are specific incidents or subject matters in each parashah that people enjoy expounding upon and others that are left relatively unplumbed and unengaged. Its always in

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Oneness Continued from Page 55 Mordechai Gifter, the Telsher rosh yeshiva, once famously quipped, Because 12 and 12 is not 24. This is precisely the difference between 93,000 football fans and 93,000

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 27 It is not the Haaretz editors concern that Israel vitally feels the need to convince Iran that Israel, in tandem with the U.S. and perhaps several other countrie

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governments dictate where the capital of another sovereign state should be Appeasement doesnt work to stop terrorism, fascists, dictators, or evil in this world. Upcoming Events The Education Committ

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Williston Park. The assemblies cap off a yearlong effort to collect supplies and cash donations from individuals and businesses. Synagogues, JCCs, schools, libraries, and camps have held drives to col

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Community News Continued from Page 73 in offering a richer, deeper, more comprehensive, and userfriendly way to understand the parashah each week. The holy Chasam Sofer writes, Teshuvos Chasam Sofer,

well as the five megillos. This ensures that anyone in shul on yom tov does not have to scramble in search of a sefer containing the maftir and haftorah for yom tov. The Sefer Toldos Ahron is in the b


Community News Continued from Page 75 practices in the emerging field of experiential education. Speakers include Richard Joel, president of Yeshiva University Shimon Waronker, headmaster of the New A

Community News Continued from Page 77 court, and tented pavilion garden. The Stamford Hotels 484 guest rooms and suites are decorated attractively with light and contemporary furnishings that include


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Community News Continued from Page 78 Rabbi Judah Isaacs, OU director of community engagement emphasized the importance of having Estee Goldschmidt on board. Rabbis and community leaders want to get i

Community News Continued from Page 81 and our loved ones in Sefer HaChaim, granting us and our loved ones a kesivah vchasimah tovah. Giving tzedakah and performing acts of chesed is the prescribed rem


The Far RockawayFive Towns Committee of Mishmeres HaSholom presents another community wide event in preparation for Rosh HaShanah A Commemorative Evening of Inspiration on the Chofetz Chaims yartzeit