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See Pages 35 See Page 21 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Page 9 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 16 NO. 16 27 TEVES 5776 JANUARY 8, 2016 FROM THE EDITOR

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover pay on earned income, then there is tuition for yeshiva, shul memberships, the desire to support other institutions both here and in Israel, and on and on it goe

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 6 assessment on your property. But you dont want to get caught up in bureaucratic red tape and long inexplicable delays that government is notorious for. Thats why you

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that we are the highesttaxed county in the United States. According to Shalom Maidenbaum, We are neckandneck with Westchester County when it comes to high taxes. So the key is not just saving money, i

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover on this type of meat and also published an alleged ruling of Rav Chaim Kanievsky, shlita. Two rabbanim in Brooklyn have brought up the issue with this autho

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 13 Offspring Of A Ben Pekuah One of the most fascinating and pertinent areas of the laws of ben pekuah is that if a cow descends from two parents that are ben pek

Response From Company And Mashgiach The author contacted the managing director of the company, Stephen Bloch, as well as the rabbi, Rabbi Meir Rabi, and the following exchange took place 5TJT Where is

Knesset marks 40th anniversary of Ambassador Chaim Herzog tearing up infamous resolution opposition leader says his fathers speech stood up for democratic values. The UN ignores tyranny while condemni

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover on his invitation to meet with him at his offices on Second Avenue in Manhattan this week. It was Monday morning and the wind was whipping around the avenue

from their leadership at home to toe the international party line of being proArab and antiIsrael in order to survive. Danon says that the UN is a different place in private or, as they call it, on th

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 19 dispelling of the notion that a nation of Palestine or peace between Israel and the Palestinians is at the core of the regional dispute. I think it has been prov

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 20 the main reasons that the OU currently supervises 900,000 products and ingredients in 10,540 facilities in more than 90 countries. It is under his leadersh

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Front Cover things are calming down, they heat up again. I feel a sense of anger and disgust for these terrorists and especially for their leaders, who have manipulated

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insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters What Is Gds Answer Last weeks parashah concluded with the epochal exchange between Moshe and Gd over the mystery of human suffering. Moshe protested, M

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 23 mind can comprehend. Especially when many of our political and even some rabbinic leaders have come out so forcefully against those accused and in support in th

CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 25 external circumstances. The quintessential truth of the Jewish soul is its loyalty and attachment to Gd but loyalty and attachment to Gd under conditions of sp

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Maccabis And More Flatbush 45, HALB 33. The Flatbush Falcons seventhgraders defeated HALB in a hardfought contest to remain undefeated at 40. The game started off even and Flatbush led by 87 after one

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SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 29 hoped, they are looking forward to their upcoming game against Kushner in the WhiteOut Doubleheader. USA Wins Gold Gamebygame recap of the USA under18 Maccabi bas

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SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 31 enjoyed by coaches, family, friends, 3,000 athletes, and 5,000 spectators. A night to remember Game 3. In one of the wildest, craziest, foulinfested games I have e

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insights on THE TORAH Vaeira Throw Small Stones From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN Gratitude is an attitude, some wise man must have surely said once upon a time. In this weeks parashah, the To

insights on THE TORAH Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat BUSINESS WEEKLY By Rabbi Meir Orlian Animal Instinct BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE When the plague of pestilence came upon the Egyp

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 37 ittas kesafim the summer payment was canceled. Can we pay him anyway asked Mrs. Rhein. Thats what Im trying to figure out, said Mr. Rhein. If I do that, are we

was a loss of profit Radvaz 184 Imrei Yosher 1149 see also C.M. 3332. 5. OshekWithholding an employees pay. Some suggest that someone who uses the merchants expertise to help him make his purchase but

HaYom Yom People Of The Book Classic Works Of The Jewish Tradition BY DR. HENRY ABRAMSON It is possible to utilize for Gds service, according to Torah, all behavior traits. This includes those traits

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Mommie Dearest Occasionally we wonder about the way some folks think. Then we realize that it has nothing to do with the way they think. The real question i

Lets Cook Up A Wedding Not everyone can afford to make a wedding, but most people can afford 25. By the third time we were asked to raise funds for a young girls wedding, we had exhausted our resource

Gourmet Kosher Cooking BY ELIZABETH KURTZ refrigerator. Pour the glaze over the meat. Cover the pan with heavyduty aluminum foil and cook for 34 hours 2 hours for ribs, or until tender. Remove from th

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, I am an assertive person but sometimes I have difficulty speaking up. On two occasions in the past month, I have been standing on a cashiers line when someone

unhappy with you, no matter how gently or cleverly you phrase your response. But youll feel better about yourself and this individual may think twice the next time she wants to pull this stunt. I doub

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GOURMET KOSHER COOKING Continued from Page 43 Combine flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, and salt in a mixing bowl. Stir and set aside. Using an electric mixer, beat margarine until creamy, about 3 min

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My Journey Continued from Page 47 food. I wasnt going out on errands or shopping, and I was barely seeing my friends and family. I stopped exercising because I didnt have the strength. Fastforward to

through to get to my car. Unless I want to swim with the ducks. And yes, I drive there. If youre an adult, and youre running around outside, you have to do it at the park. If you run on a regular city

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Let There Be Light When does a chandelier become too big or too small If this sounds like an odd question, just consider this you have a dining room

the last thing I would have contemplated in my desire to redecorate and change the lighting in my dining room. He said, I will be very happy to show you huge chandeliers that will satisfy your desire

Machberes Continued from Page 53 and exclaimed, We exploded a spiritual bomb in Lita and it will glow until Mashiach arrives The many that shared in the event came from all types of backgrounds. Frida

ztl, Hyd 18801943, Ostilla Rebbe, and granddaughter of Rabbi Yisochor Dov Rokeach, ztl 18541926, Belzer Rebbe. In his early years of marriage, Rabbi Yaakov Yosef lived in Belz and later adopted many B

Question Our oldest daughter, who is 21 years old, is in shidduchim. I know she is still young, but its very hard when she sees so many of her classmates getting married. When my daughter first came h

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 56 people may not know is that the financial support may come from a yerushah account set aside specifically for a descendant to marry someone who will sit and learn.

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 58 to write the get for him. This is because the Torah does not mandate that the husband himself or his authorized agent write the get. However, there are other c

Consider A Geriatrician For Your Loved Ones BY ANITA KAMIEL , RN, MPS When it comes to finding a medical specialist, most of us have heard of cardiologists, gastroenterologists, and endocrinologists.

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Vacation Is Over Vacation is over That was quick Yussie exclaimed this morning. Its January 4, and Yosef Binyamin has just completed a tenday vacation from

Resolved To Harness The Power Of Family PROVIDED BY AVI ASHKENAZY Most of us start the new year with good intentions. We resolve to work out more, eat better, get out of debt, learn something new, or

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ A year ago, we were all Charlie Hebdo and Hypercacher when the Jews of France got a sample of the daily terror that strikes Israel. How about saying we are all Jer

News From The Hills Continued from Page 65 Vaad Harabonim of Queens, a notforprofit community network of local rabbinic leaders, is excited to announce the launching of its new website. The updated si

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Shulamith Girls Prepare For Bat Mitzvah Months of preparation and anticipation culminated on Wednesday evening, December 30, as the sixthgrade students of Shulamith School for Gi

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 67 Suzy Libin, creative art director, almost 200 students participated in this years ProductionFinding Your Path Know from where you came and where youre goin

Lots of fun at the Little Friends Gan affordable, highquality preschool serving the Far RockawayFive Towns communities that provides a warm and nurturing environment for the individual development of

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 69 at the preschool, the teachers are eager to continue providing a warm and nurturing environment for the children. At the kindergarten, every child will thr

Cahal Paint Nite fabulous success. Generous donors provided great raffle prizes. Special thanks to generous sponsorsFame, Tip Toe Boutique, HK Jewels, and Ruti Horn for sponsoring raffle prizes. As i


AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 71 self is this is good picture Would my friend be OK with me posting this Could it get a person into trouble now or in the future Is it going to cause drama

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 73 need. Madraigos looks forward to continuing to work with the community to provide education, support, and guidance in our local schools. If you would like

Rav Yeruchem Olshin at the learning program Rav Olshin greeting YOSS talmidim Rav Binyamin Kamenetzky greets Rav Malkiel Kotler Malkiel Kotler, shlita, and Rav Yeruchem Olshin, shlita. These two vi

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 75 On motzaei Shabbos, hundreds of participants in the Avos Ubanim Motzaei Shabbos Learning Program at Yeshiva of South Shore had the zchus to hear divrei Tor

Courtesy of Pole Position Raceway The plays the thing at Shulamith Pole Position Raceway opened its Jersey City, NJ doors in December 2010, and has continued to expand since then, including opening

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 77 Under the direction of musical director Shaindel Antelis, the choir members lifted their lilting voices in joyous song. Choreographer Sydney Schiff provide

CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 27 refutablethey merely prove something to the person subsequent developments can undermine the initial conviction. But sight is absolute. The thing perceived may

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 79 is proud of his record of fiscal conservatism and constituent service. His goals for this term include improvements to public safety and the environment. The

Rabbi Zohn explained. The Its about time sentiment was an oftrepeated phrase this Shabbos. So, whats the next step for NASCK and TEAM Shabbos We will continue to keep the discussion open and to genera

Community News Continued from Page 81 benefited from the continued success of Israeli hightech companies. Proceeds for these contributions were generated from, among other things, a record number of d

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HELP WANTED Bais Yaakov in Far Rockaway is seeking an Assistant teacher for the elementary school in the afternoons. Please email First Grade General Studies Teacher Immedi

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Community News Continued from Page 88 the start of my freshman year in her honors biology principles class, said Wiener. Together with postdoctoral researcher at Mount Sinai Hospital, where she is re

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In The Rebbes Court BY RABBI PESACH SCHMERLING CHABAD OF FAR ROCKAWAY It was a cold winters day as we walked to daven Minchah with the Lubavitcher Rebbe, ztl, at 770 Eastern Parkway. It was an ordina

Rebbes Court Continued from Page 93 stand. On one of those occasions, the Rebbe said that the elder chassidim should have been the ones to speak out against this behavior, but as they didnt do this, h

The Era Of The Disposable Marriage Good For Business, Bad For Society BY ESTHER SCHONFELD, ESQ. I maintain that it should cost as much to get married as to get divorced. Make it look like marriage is

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