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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 15 Ive seen scenes like this in Crown Heights, Williamsburg, Boro Park, and parts of Monsey, and it adds up to one big publicrelations fiasco for frum Jews. No, it wasn

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 20 night and the next morning we would do the ritual at home and then my dad would take the deathrow chickens back to the butcher for their last meal. It sounded like a

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover highly likely that virtually all hair in sheitelsno matter the originincludes Indian temple hair that is takroves avodah zarah, from which it is forbidden t

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 24 her own hair in devotion. This version can be interpreted in both ways discussed above. Extensions vs. Wigs It is this authors view that hair extensions are ac

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover head. Anatomically, this can be where our mind is charged with intelligently directing how our body and all that we say and do should function. Structurally,

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Shanah Tovah From President Trump Following is a transcript summary of remarks delivered by President Trump and his soninlaw and senior adviser Jared Kushner on a call to Jewish leaders last week. Mr.

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Shalom Torah Academy Welcomes Josh Pruzansky Shalom Torah Academy is proud to announce the recent hiring of Mr. Josh Pruzansky to serve as senior director of institutional advancement. Mr. Pruzansky c

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Crazy Laws BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER As Yidden, we sure get comments from a lot of people who look at us and say things like Youre praying again You just ate or, Wait, youre doing what with a chicken Wel

In Missouri, you cannot drive your car with an uncaged bear inside. For the purpose of taking a photograph. In Quitman, Georgia, its illegal for chickens to cross a road. Also, cars are not allowed

THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 43 every once in a while. And each time she surfaces, it is with a new explanation for why she lost the election. Until now, she has blamed former FBI director

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An Overdue Welcome I am overdue in writing this article. My patients have been asking when they can expect some more wellness tidbits, and I am thrilled that people follow my articles and look forward

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SERENITY NOW Continued from Page 46 a breech baby. Acupuncture is beneficial in initiating a natural induction and assisting with postpartum recovery. It is a huge part of my practice, and one that I

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Creative Fall Recipes For The New Year At Kosher.Com When the yellow school buses rumble down the street again and cool autumn nights make us reach for a sweater, its time to think about switching up

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Fall HarvestInspired Recipes Are Perfect For Sukkot And Beyond With fall come the Jewish holidays and a bounty of fruits and vegetables of the season edible gourds such as pumpkin and squash come to m

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our support, even though it causes us hardship Torn Dear Torn, It sounds like you and Yitz find yourselves caught up in Breindie and Moishes conflict, without the benefit of knowing who, what, where,

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

Response Do people lie, mislead others, and stab one another in the back Sure. It can happen. There are people who behave dishonorably. It sounds like you have been surrounded by unprincipled people t

about what you say to a person, but the way you say it, and any body language that accompanies it. Your manner can betray your actual words. The person trying to fulfill your needs might become confus

SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 57 followed by a series of activities, including swimfeaturing the Seneca giant slide league games, afterlunch visits to Seneca Sprinkles icecream parlor, 3on3, 2on2,

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SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 58 This year, MVP was privileged to have Johnny Halpert, legendary head coach at Yeshiva University. Coach Halpert gave clinics to the campers and stated, This is by

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My Shtetl Baltimore B Y E L I W. S C H L O S S B E R G Most of you, the readers of the Five Town Jewish Times, probably live on Long Island, in New York City, or in New Jersey. If that is so, why do y

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Hurricane Reflections I think that most of us watching the unfolding news of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey these last two weeks The additional problem

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Storyline Lost In The Rescue The summer months were almost over. Most vacationers had already returned from the summer r

just know that I committed to this event on Sunday and I wouldnt cancel it. If the caterer is permitted to keep the deposit, can I demand that they compensate me as well A. The first issue is whether

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BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 67 baal teshuvah and married a divorced Jewish woman, who had a son from her previous marriage. They then had a son together. The man later learned that he was a k

insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters The Teshuvah Of Shabbos Teshuvah The Torah portion Haazinu begins with Moshe saying, Listen, Heaven, and I will speak hear, Earth, the words of my mout

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Rabbi Moish Schmerler, Rabbi Yehoshua S. Hecht, Rabbi Joseph Salamon, R Duvi Honig, Rabbi Mendy Mirocznik, Joseph Aron, Esq., and Rabbi Yaakov Klass testament to the vibrancy of the Igud chain, where

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Agudah Hosts NY Assembly Members To Explore Tuition Relief New York State Assembly members from around the city met recently with Agudah activists and community leaders to explore options for relief f

LR Assemblyman Steve Cymbrowitz Assemblyman Joe Lentol, chair of the event and Assemblyman David Weprin Islandrepresented by phone, by Yveline Dalmacy of her staff, chair of the group Joe Lentol Will

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 77 sters President Greg Floyd said. We believe hell do the same as Nassau County executive. Local 237 is the largest local in the Teamsters international union In

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Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin A Sweet New Year When I was a child, one of the biggest thrills was the first sounding of the shofar on the first day of Rosh Hashanah. I would sit in shul

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Vital Signs Some people go all out trying to find every last siman listed in the Machzor. One year my wife told me to purchase blackeyed peas. My local super

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 81 This passage is codified in Shulchan Aruch Y.D. 179. In fact, in the same siman, the Shulchan Aruch lists eating specific foods the night before a bris milah f

Year Right A Guide to the Simanim on Rosh Hashanah by Rabbi Moshe T. Schuchman for an explanation. The Mishnah Berurah 5835 says that some people have the custom not to eat sour foods, such as borscht

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Storyline Unaltered Dress Go buy yourself a new dress for Rosh Hashanah, Mr. Singer encouraged his wife, a few days befo

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ROSH HASHANAH RECIPES Continued from Page 85 3 tsp. pumpkinpie spice 3 large eggs at room temperature, whisked 1 cup applesauce cup apple cider 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 cup Colavita extravirgin olive

as is. Duration 27 min. Cook Time 20 min. Prep Time 7 min. Servings 68 Ingredients 5 slices kosher bacon, cut into thirds 15 Medjool dates, pitted Directions 1. Position oven rack in the center of the

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ROSH HASHANAH RECIPES Continued from Page 87 Swiss chard to incorporate another siman. Duration 42 min. Cook Time 35 min. Prep Time 7 min. Servings 8 Ingredients cup chopped fresh dill zest and juice

Chazaq Honors Community Patrons At Legislative Breakfast BY ADAM SUIONOV Chazaq has come far in the last 10 years. The organization was conceived as a vehicle to ensure that every Jewish person receiv

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS MAY Commemorates 911 Mesivta Ateres Yaakov commemorated 911 by inviting Cedarhurst resident and 911 survivor Mr. Ari Schonbrun to address the talmidim. Mr. Schonbrun described in

O pe throug n Late h Succ os of the Machzor and properly noted what to say and focus on during each tefillah. The Sephardi children at HALB were invited to recite Selichot throughout the entire month

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 97 the packages for pick up. Our talmidim and talmidot gained tremendously from this handson experience. This truly brings alive the Torah that they learn in

Sheefa Inspiring The Women Of Our Community For The 13th Year Some of the women who came to listen to Rav Mordechai Burgs Elul shiur at Sheefa A full house at Sheefas erev Rosh Hashanah shiur with M

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 99 and connect with members of our community. Elul was truly a special time at Sheefa. Rabbi Ephraim Frenkel, the menahel, and Mrs. Aviva Zakutinsky, program

SKAs new classmates become fast friends Once the girls had a chance to work together with their fellow freshmen, they had the chance to explore the grounds of the gorgeous camp, utilizing all of the

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 101 ing programming and working together with the parents to ensure that the children have a great, successful year at Gan Chamesh. Wishing you all a Shanah t

of having the children attend mainstream classes. The children attend the same school as their siblings, friends, and neighbors and are integrated for all daily activities, including lunch, recess, sp

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 103 This annual trip is sponsored by Charles and Naomi in memory of their beloved son Steven, zl, who died at an early age. In an effort to find a suitable tr

a sudden, shouts of excitement could be heard as the first fish was reeled in, to the delight of everyone. Many more such catches took place over the course of the trip. Dr. Wakslak commented, It is q

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 105 hamechinah, brought a Torah dynamism into the mechinah and has endeared himself to talmidim, parents, and rebbeim alike. As the mechinah has expanded, the

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The YUHSG Freshman Retreat At Camp Kaylie Centrals incoming freshmen, along with their senior big sisters and a number of dedicated faculty members, headed out to a jampacked retreat recently at Camp

Rabbi Zev Goldberg Young Israel of Fort Lee ago to serve as rabbi and rebbetzin of Young Israel of Fort Lee. We grew up in Teaneck and wanted to be closer to our families and have our children close

Community News Continued from Page 109 Chodesh program with diverse events. Last month, Dr. Michal Goldberg led a class on challahbraiding. This month, Dr. Karen Shawn, a new member who moved from Tea

Veteran Aleh Jerusalem Ladies Committee member Susie Engel shares memories of her late friend Rivka ChervinWeinberger The event, which included live music and the mindbending antics of mentalist Nimr

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Delivering Nachas For You Community News Continued from Page 111 For more information and to register, contact Marcy Davidovics, LCSW, EFT candidate, at frumholdmetightgmail. com or 9175865360. YU

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Community News Continued from Page 114 and forge connections that will prove critically important for securing future employment. Tel Aviv University constantly strives to expand its international res

nomic warfare waged against Israel by the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement. We call on responsible member states in the Human Rights Council to follow the example set by U.S. Ambassa

Community News Continued from Page 117 tion Internationale de Football Association FIFA recognizes Moroccan teams in occupied Western Sahara and the International Trail Running Association approves ra

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Community News Continued from Page 118 employers, and a number of top cybersecurity professionals. Our mission is to connect students of all backgrounds with accessible education while training them w

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 121 As is his practice and that of many other rabbanim delivering derashos on Shabbos Shuvah, Rabbi Feiner says that his first 35 minutes will feature pilpul or a d

ferent or any change about to occur. The kollel leader said that he was plainly concerned that people are suffering from a disconnect, are davening by rote, and do not see the tumultuous world events

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BULLETPROOF Continued from Front Cover He could hardly believe that only that morning he had been in a Moscow diner nervously awaiting the chief of polices decision on whether to close a criminal case

From the moment Andre met Chaim, he was throwing crucial instructions at him. Take these cigarettes, use them as currency, dont tell anyone what you did, who you are, where you are from, or that you w

BULLETPROOF Continued from Page 135 When Chaim was finally allowed into the courtroom, he was reassured by his mother, on Andres phone, that he would be fine. Besides Andre, Alex and a representative

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BULLETPROOF Continued from Page 136 war and in harms way and that he wasnt with them, combined with the personal trauma he was experiencing, Chaim finally broke down in tears. Feeling helpless, far fr

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IDF And U.S. Army Celebrate Inauguration Of First American Base In Israel BY ANNA AHRONHEIM September 18For the first time, the U.S. Army has opened a permanent base on Israeli soil, flying the Stars

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Changing Words To Appease Dictators BY RAFAEL MEDOFF The revelation that thenSecretary of State Hillary Clinton decided to omit the words freedom, democracy, and empowerment of women from a speech she

Chanahs Prayer BY RABBI TZVI FREEMAN Some people see the human being as a lonely creature in an indifferent, and even hostile, universe. They need to look deeper, for the two are essentially one The s

Chanahs Prayer Continued from Page 143 upon him, and he was able to see within the hearts of men and women. Yet he saw Chanah as a drunkard drunk with a worldly desire, a desire for a child so that sh

letters to THE EDITOR Refuah Sheleimah Dear Editor, A young man named Chizkiyahu has been hospitalized in Jerusalem on a breathing machine for the last six years. Most of his muscles are too weak to f

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 145 imity while no one even notices their struggle to breathe. For all those who battle depression, psychosis, sadness, despair the isolation of it, the raw l

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