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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 yartze

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A Comment On Israels Net Neutrality Policy BY SAM SOKOL MIDEAST CORRESPONDENT A few weeks ago, Israels Ministry of Communications showed itself to be a progressive institution, at least in the matter

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Fasten Your Seatbelts With the thousands of El Al tickets recently sold, its appropriate to discuss some of the halachos of davening on a plane. Although the

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Kavod HaTorah Rav Eliezer Yehuda Finkel, rosh yeshiva of the Mirrer Yeshiva in Jerusalem, recently visited Yeshiva Darchei Torah. The respected rav chose Darchei as his first visit, immediately upon

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FIDF Event Continued from Page 63 41 Israeli kids to the U.S. for a special summer program. Arthur adds proudly, Adams bar mitzvah project was so successful that it has become an annual event. Raised

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News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ The peacock is home I called the agriculture department at John Bowne High School and they told me he is safe and sound. I wrote last week that I didnt get an oppo

News From The Hills Continued from Page 69 We answered Amein So it should be... Due to the overwhelming demand for the English version of the album We Are Happy To Present Get Ready for Rosh Hash

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SUCCOT IN ISRAEL AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Madraigos Hosts Fifth Annual Rosh Hashanah Program In Honors Haven portive environment Madraigos offers, the participants seize the opportunity to explore thei

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St. Johns Offers a Bikur Cholim Suite Family members of Orthodox patients at St. Johns Episcopal Hospital can now spend the Sabbath at the newly opened Bikur Cholim Suite with kosher meals, Hebrew bo

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 89 years, claims she doesnt even own a bicycle. But I know Rabbi Wolowik and Rabbi Meir Chabad of the Five Towns director and youth director, respectively lov

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