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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover from community to community. While in our personal and family lives things are mostly arranged according to tradition, there is still a greater communal outl

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 13 He added that it was his belief that even rebbes teaching in our yeshivas need to teach more of the fundamentals of Jewish life and halachah instead of spending

On Monday morning, just about an hour after Rav Shay Schachter told me how difficult it is to reach Rav Asher Weiss, especially at this time of year, my cellphone rang and both Rav Schachter and Rav W

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 15 chance to reach the level of absolute and complete teshuvah, but Hashem loves us even if we are imperfect and our teshuvah is not total. We have to commit to imp

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover other newspapers, billboards, or their sponsorship of sporting events like New York Mets baseball Another fact of this relationship between us is that for years

LR Chaim, Moshe, and Ezra Karako and sons Karako showroom house in Inwood. So we are sitting in their executive offices in Inwood the other day and Chaim is gazing up at the poster on the wall over

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 19 for work in construction and landed a job renovating a store that was ruined in a fire. It was on the Lower East SideRivington and Essex Streets, to be precise. Back

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 20 was their inventory being made ready to go. Both Chaim and Ezra Karako are modest and, unless you ask a specific question, rather reserved. Even though Ive known the

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover were to take things one step further What if there were a mandate that the candidates, both in the debate and in the periods directly before and after, woul

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 24 It seems obvious that Hillarys intent was to embarrass Donald Trump. Although he did not do so in the debate itself, Trump violated this as well throughout the

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THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 26 ing about the Hollywood elite. That has always puzzled me. It also annoys me. My husband Arnie Arnold and I raised four children and we were happily married

Up For Debate She performed as I expected. Hillary Clinton has her limits, and no amount of coaching or preparation can make her likable. As for her experience, Trump is correct Most of it is bad expe

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OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Page 29 Take the sword, Mr. Trumpthe sword pointed at youand redirect it. On the birther issue, Mr. Trumps response should have been something like this I follow

KISS THE KOSHER COOK Continued from Front Cover and thinking, Well, her boys are in school half the day on Sunday so she gets a break. Let me remind you that I have two little ones who make up for my

Let the dough rise for a couple of hours. Take hafrashah, shape challah, and proof challah in oven for 30 minutes at 200F. Brush challah with egg wash egg yolk, water, and scoop of vanilla sugar. Preh

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The Best Honey Cake Ever B Y P. S A M U E L S As a rule, I love to try new recipes. I have tried baking countless different brownies, Bundt cakes, and marble cakes. One cake that I stopped trying to i

Fascinating, Frightening, Fearsome Fruits You cant walk into the major fruit and grocery stores this week without seeing magnificent displays of new fruit, both for Rosh Hashanah customers and curiosi

MY JOURNEY Continued from Page 39 chef, explains the reason for eating a new fruit on Rosh Hashanah. On Rosh Hashanah we have a custom to eat a new fruit on the second night of the holiday, the only h

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Our Table TimeTested Recipes, Memorable Meals The table is where we gather to talk, to socialize, to catch up, andmost importantlyto eat At our table is where it all comes together because its not jus

Apple And Honey Rosh Hashanah Muffins From Our Table by Renee Muller DairyPareve, Freezer Friendly, about 48 muffins At our house, Rosh Hashanah cannot happen without honey muffins. At least, thats th

New Year, New Recipes Slice Of Life BY EILEEN GOLTZ As the clock ticktocks toward the High Holy Days, everyone whos ever had to plan what seems like 3,000 yom tov meals knows that the main dish is mos

Avocado Apple And Smoked Turkey Bruchette Serves 12. This recipe can be doubled or tripled. Ingredients 1 cup smoked turkey, chopped into small pieces 1 Granny Smith apple cup celery 2 Tbsp. mayonnai

Question Why do the children of baalei teshuvah have such a hard time getting dates I heard that this happens to girls. But everyone is shocked that a guy like me isnt being redd the girls I should be

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 48 to those who are opposed to such a system. However, it feels perfectly ordinary to people who subscribe to this method. It comes down to personal preference, and a

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Relief Mission Continued from Page 50 be spending Shabbat with the Chabad of Metairie in New Orleans, which was severely affected by Katrina, hearing stories of resilience and emunah. The third house

Relief Mission Continued from Page 55 Yeshiva, Michlalah, prior to Yeshiva University. All these schools have encouraged me to pursue something meaningful and to appreciate the sensitivities that the

Like Fish BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER My kids have three goldfish, which is way more goldfish than my wife originally wanted. And we dont keep them in the same bowl. We keep them in two different bowls, ri

Like Fish Continued from Page 57 How can you tell if youre dehydrated Im pretty sure Ive tasted every rock in this place. They all taste pretty much the same. Wheres the food, though How do we get

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First Come, First Served PHOTOS BY JDN PICTURES Jews in Beitar began selecting lulavim for Sukkos last week. 62 September 30, 2016 5 TOWNS JEWISH TIMES

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SelfNeglect The Most Common Form Of Elder Abuse B Y A N I TA K A M I E L , R N , M P S You travel to check on your 78yearold mother. You notice she is gaunter than when you saw her last. You see a few

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SelfNeglect Continued from Page 64 look for physical signs such as bruises and changes in gait and try to be alert for neglect by loosely tracking how often friends and relatives come to call. Many of

Gurwin Residents Bring Home The Gold At Suffolk Golden Games Stomping Out Cancer, One Step At A Time Gurwin residents at Golden Games Eleven residents of Gurwin Jewish Nursing Rehabilitation Cente

Below is a letter that I received from a reader of this column. Its a beautiful observation that does not require much of an introduction or explanation. It is written from the heart of a woman who sh

I remember clearly those long summer Shabbos afternoons that seemed to never end. I would be busy all day either entertaining my young child or supervising playdates, while my body desperately craved

Make Rich GlutenFree Honey Cake With Pereg Alternative Flours If your diet requires glutenfree products and you are looking for the best when it comes to baking, look no further than Pereg Natural Foo

Graduates Affirm Touro As A Leader In Health Education Proud graduates from Touro College School of Health Sciences SHS celebrated with faculty, family, and friends during a jubilant commencement cere

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Touro Continued from Page 71 99 percent PT Manhattan, 100 percent DPT Bay Shore, 90 percent and alumni employment rate for SHS alumni averages nearly 100 percent. In addition, in a 2016 U.S. News surv

But He Never Hit Her Domestic Violence In The Jewish Community, Part 3 Emotional And Verbal Abuse BY DR. SHOSHANNAH D. FRYDMAN You never do anything right, you are a terrible wife, you are lucky I put

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Not Alone How The Aleph Institute Is There For Them Saras Tale When Sara name changed for privacy was five years old, she was stripped of a loving family. Her eightyearold sister died in a tragic car

Ohel Institute For Training Widens Its Scope For MentalHealth Practitioners Rivka Breuer Helps Seniors Avoid Tipping The Scales For Yom Tov On Tuesday, September 20, Smile on Seniors at Chabad of the

Shirat Devorah Helps ALS Families As Rosh Hashanah nears, the beneficiaries of Shirat Devorah ALS Foundation have a special reason to welcome the New Year They have managed another year of living with

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Advice From YidParenting Cellphones BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS Q. My children are begging me for a cellphone. They have reasons ranging from Everyone else has one to Its easier to keep you updated. My husba

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YidParenting Continued from Page 81 10. Any password must be shared with you, as parents, until they are old enough to understand the dangers of the Internet. 11. It is a great idea to have your child

RNSP BBQ Continued from Page 83 and day in the search of the late Gary Turkel this past June. NCO officers Beata Lesniewski and Navandra Sumaroo were awarded the Community Involvement Award for workin

Sara Rosenfeld Makes A Difference One Israel Funds 22nd Anniversary Dinner Recap June 29, 2015, was a day that changed Sara Rosenfelds life forever. On that afternoon, her son Malachi was heading home

One Israel Fund Continued from Page 85 To Sara and her neighbors in the Binyamin region of Israel, the lack of a local hospital is dangerous and unconscionable. It is an area of roughly 65,000 resi d

Her speech formally launched One Israel Funds newest and most ambitious project to datethe construction of the multimilliondollar Binyamin Medical Center. The medical center now takes its place among

Bibi As Leader, Scholar . . . And Gardener B Y 5 TJ T S TA F F The Jewish state wants to share its knowledge and technology with the world, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said last Thursday at an e

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Israeli Innovation Continued from Page 88 Dayan, the Israels consul general in New York. Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon, who served as the events cohost with Netanyahu, said, Today Ambassad

that installer to come and take care of it if you do not have a warranty for a set time period If you bring in a roofer to repair or replace a roof, a warranty should be given to you in writing for a

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 95 quickly dimmed when my age came up. It was definitely discouraging. A couple of months ago, one of my close friends, with whom I learn every erev Shabbat right

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Air Conditioner Left Running The Shapiros owned an apartment in Yerushalayim, where they often spent the yamim tovim. Th

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 97 use of the phone. On the one hand, I should pay since I used the phone, but on the other hand, the original agreement between us was nullified, and since he cou

The Shofars Experiential Call BY MRS. CB NEUGROSCHL There are many meanings behind the shofars call the coronation of Hashem a clarion call and reminder of repentance reclaiming our zchut avot, the me

Shofars Call Continued from Page 99 cle through which we can fulfill both aspects of Rosh Hashanah. Apparently, both requirements to celebrate Hashems sovereignty and to remember the deeds of the past

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J. Mark Interiors Opens Jerusalem Showroom BY TAMMY MANTIN J. Mark Interiors has opened its longanticipated showroom in Jerusalem, offering complete interior design, architecture, and projectmanageme

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J Mark Continued from Page 102 offer. The showroom is staffed with designers and sales asso ciates who are not only knowledgeable in interior design but can also address the particular needs and tech

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SHIDDUCH MATCH Continued from Front Cover some players who have not yet been involved in attacking this crisis. We in the frum community have a tremendous resource at our disposal that we have ignored

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Jewish Medicine BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Sportscaster Jim 6. Sneaks a look 11. Cape Towns country abbr. 14. Popular font 15. Irish hero Robert or one way to spe

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Challahs To Kallahs Continued from Page 114 My eyes burned and my heart ached as I longed to know someone special with whom to set her up. I promised myself that I would network on her behalf and do a

How To Praise A Child BY ZAHAVA GOLDSTEIN Praising a child may appear to be simple, but the wording used is essential to the message we are trying to convey. As parents, we often tell our children Goo

Level 3 Of Systematic Estate Planning Conclusion The Wealth Counselor B Y M I C H A E L P. R A P P S In effective estate planning, the four Ps should be paramountprotection of you, your assets, and yo

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Wealth Counselor Continued from Page 120 part of his or her estate so no estate tax will be payable by himher on those assets. The donor is required to gift the estate an amount equal to at least 10 o

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Learning 2 Give, Partners In Torah, And Yad Chaya Join For Inaugural 5T Rally For Unity By Ruchama Schnaidman As the Days of Judgment near, our hearts tremble as we rush to come

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 123 ally impaired, and helped him with his painting. While he enjoyed the experience, I felt that I learned from him He taught me Spanish and we talked about

Getting to know you at MAY Rabbi Yossi Bennett, sgan menahel assistant principal, then described the high level of expectations the yeshiva has of its students and the responsibilities and protocols

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 125 The inspiration of the evening continued with the address of the Mirrer Rosh Yeshiva, Rav Elya Brudny, shlita, who charged the kollel members with their m

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 126 with dread and fear, but really it is about realizing the idea of Ani ldodi vdodi liI am to my beloved and my beloved is to me as this relates to our rela

The Rosh Hashanah Greeting Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN It is the one greeting that has found its way into the codified minhagim of Klal Yisrael. The Rema tells us OC 5829 that it is the cus

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 128 structed, and the production process of honey. He also brought his beekeeping apparatus with a live beehive inside an observation box. It was truly an exc

Halachic Musings Continued from Page 129 to do repentance or whether it is sufficient just to have more mitzvos. The Ran states that it is enough to have more The Eishel Avraham allows tekasev to be

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Israels Population At Nearly 8.6 Million BY LIDAR GRAVLAZI As Israel prepares to ring in the Jewish New Year, the Central Bureau of Statistics released a report on Tuesday estimating its population on

was hard for her and made her feel different. After the uplifting workshops, the girls split into groups to play waterthemed Pictionary and take full advantage of the dance floor on the third level of

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The New Hostess Experience A red carpet stretches across a Boro Park street, signaling the arrival of class and royaltyHostess Internationals stunning remodeled showroom. The spectacular reopening cel

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Community News Continued from Page 138 selors and staff members who were required to attend a sixday intensive training session prior to the program. Additional staff meetings took place every morning

Students from Stern College for Women in the main call center during YUs Day of Giving YU staff, students, and donors celebrate the universitys successful Day of Giving campaign I am inspired by the

Community News Continued from Page 141 Since then, Daniellas friends have been searching for ways to honor her memory. Akiva Blumenthal, of Teaneck, NJ, and Rebecca Cherson, of Woodmere, NY, are two s

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