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See Pages 35 See Page 25 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Page 45 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 17 NO. 41 12 AV 5777 AUGUST 4, 2017 FROM THE EDITOR

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ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Front Cover Yet events decided this would not be my normal Tishah BAv column. When we got home from shul on Tuesday morning, I saw that we had some mail. I grabbed the

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FEATURES Business Halacha R Meir Orlian 56 72 31 84 89 78 70 82 38 59 88 41 61 87 14 42 68 52 53 34 33 30 Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordechai Schmutter Community News Around The Five

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SHIDDUCHIM Continued from Front Cover we spoke about the terrible gezeirah our generation is facing with so many in our kehillos remaining single well past their youth. The article was reprinted in la

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SHIDDUCHIM Continued from Page 10 if she could continue to daven for her couple until notified that her tefillos for them have come to fruition, as theirs had for her. Upon Bonei Olams recommendation,

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 12 But I have to admit this. When they told me they were not collectors but were selling insurance for New York Life, I at first told them I suspected that they might b

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 13 they live in Brooklyn. And they both told me that they have developed an appreciation for the business intellect of many Five Towns residents. They added that, by th

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 14 generates when he shows up at a WWII memorabilia show that features swastikaemblazoned hats and authenticated concentrationcamp uniforms. I dont mention anything abo

Tu BAv Together The Global Day For Shidduchim BY NOSSON GOLD Picture this powerful scene Thousands of Jews from across the globe, united in tefillah for the zchus of all singles in Klal Yisrael who ha

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 15 This wasnt the first time that Id heard from Reuven about his desirefor lack of a better wordto penetrate what we would consider a version of Guttmans abroad Randy

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JOURNEY TO POLAND Continued from Front Cover and inspiring excursions to vital places of Jewish heritage. We were led by JRoots educators and scholars, including the incredible and inspiring Tzvi Sper

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JOURNEY TO POLAND Continued from Page 21 tration camp. Were they just curious Is it a Disneylike attraction of the fate of the Jews I hope not. Perhaps they just needed to see it. To see that it is a

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JOURNEY TO POLAND Continued from Page 24 lings Gittel, Chaim Tzvi, Shayndel, Avraham, and Moshe Yisroel. We know today that Zey zenen nisht du, and the challenge for us is to rebuild from the magnitud

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OTD, Part 2.5 Advice From YidParenting BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS Since writing the first two parts of this off the derech series, I have once again spent a good portion of my week reading some interesting

The Plan Going In BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Thank you for coming to our Shabbos sheva berachos Below youll find a detailed schedule of whats happening this Shabbos, because when you ask the people at who

The Plan Continued from Page 31 lot of singing, and some actual dancing. Try to grab your seat during the dancing. 900 a.m. Aufruf kiddushbreakfast cholent. 1200 p.m. Seudah. Kiddush standoff begins.

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Frankly Speaking As an avid watcher of television news programs, I have become something of a news junkie. Along with many other people, I have found that t

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen My 25 Cents On The Parking Problems After reading the local papers this week and catching up with many of the opinions posted on Facebook, I see tha

Riverside TACS Tax Strategies To Help You Succeed Have you been overwhelmed by the burden that taxes put on your business Do you want to make use of tax strategies that will help you succeed Are you d

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Storm Preparedness Get Ready Before A Storm Strikes The preparations you make nowahead of storms, floods, or hurricanescan help you recover faster and stay safe during cleanup. The Outdoor Power Equip

Question I am ready to give up on dating. I told my mother that this is the last guy I am going out with. Before you think there is something wrong with me, heres my story. I am in my late forties, an

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A Sweet Cause DATING FORUM Continued from Page 38 at all. But I want to make it clear that I am not referring to men who lost their jobs and are looking for something similar. I am talking about men

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An Education For Life Dear Esther, My wife, Susan, who is in her midforties, has always bemoaned the fact that she never got a proper education. We got married young and she got pregnant right away, s

Its hard to be supportive when you feel this way. Used Dear Used, It seems as though you and Susan are both very unhappy campers right now. Its certainly understandable why you are feeling disappointe

Health, Fitness, Exercise, And Diet A Torah Perspective BY AHARON NEWMAN As a grandfather of eleven, bli ayin hara, who is a few years beyond over the hill, I am particularly aware and grateful that I

. . . the healthy body with which Youve entrusted me, which gives me the ability to exercise and try to stay healthy so that I can serve You and do Your will. I also thank You for giving me the knowle

My Renewal Experience BY RABBI MOSHE GEWIRTZ Renewal had always been a blip on my radar. The ads publicizing the need for a kidney would tug at my heart. I knew that each represented someone in dire n

No Evidence That CT Scans, XRays Cause Cancer Presented by ZwangerPesiri Radiology, as reported in Medical News TodayResearchers conclude there is no proof that lowlevel radiation from medical imaging

Meet Rachel An Orthodox Physicians Journey To CordBlood Banking When I was pregnant with our first child, there were so many decisions to make, so many new experiences it was overwhelming. And the big

Seniors Dance The Night Away At Gurwin Annual Prom Prom is a highly anticipated event in most every seniors life. This is true not only in high school, but also in the golden years, as evidenced by th

Tu BAv What To Look For In A Life Partner BY ALAN WINDER As a clinical psychologist, I work with couples looking to strengthen their relationships. I am also a certified divorce mediator, and in this

Choosing The Right Anticoagulant For You B Y L E O N A R D P I A N K O , M D , FA C C One of the most common classes of medications used in the treatment and management of heart or bloodvessel disease

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Comfort Time BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Crunchy Gefen snack 6. Opening for a coin 10. Joyful dance 14. Barclays Center, e.g. 15. ma Canal 16. Awestruck 17. Kingdo

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Anticoagulant Continued from Page 51 pills, available NOACs cost about 350 for the same amount. However, with NOACs achieving widespread inclusion in most prescription insurance programs and Medicare,

tion. Szmerla portrays rabbis of the Talmud as gullible. He writes that halachic determinations do not require the rigorous evidence of scientific doubleblind studies. This is plainly crass, ignoring

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Storyline In Anothers Name I need a loan of 10,000, Mr. Levy said to his wealthy acquaintance Reuven Gold. Are you willi

return the shoes. Who gets to keep the pair of shoes Do I get them since I was the customer who wanted to purchase them, or does my friend, since he was the one who actually made the purchase A Genera

Tu BAv Continued from Page 57 cultivate a successful marriage. These are the six occurrences on this day which made it a perfect day for shidduchim. 1. This is the day that the tribes were permitted t

WHATS YOUR OPINION EMAIL US AT editor5TJT.com New Tuscanini Crackers Bring Taste Of Italy To America From Tuscanini, maker of genuine brick wood oven personal pizzas, authentic homestyle sauces, and

New Vitkin Wines From Israel Make A Splash In U.S. Gabriel Geller of Royal Wine Corp. has tasted thousands of wines from around the world. But as an expert in Israeli wine, when he learned that Royal

insights on THE TORAH Shop, Nosh, And Support A Great Cause At Ohr Naava Market, August 9 Kosher.com, a premier website for kosher cooking and conversation, is doors are open from 1200800 p.m. VIP pas

FROM WHERE I STAND Continued from Page 61 shortness of breath, that He didnt need a few puffs of Ventolin Is this a meaningful motivation for the Jews to accept the Torah Lets look at this phrase a li

JOURNEY TO POLAND Continued from Page 26 of our lives. We will carry this experience and, iyH, will share it with our children and grandchildren, telling them our personal story and our familys story,

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 63 articulating his support for that policy. I read about these comments when I was in Israel back in May. I read and reread the words uttered by Hanegbi and I have

administration to shelve the idea, for the short term at least. On the matter of leadership challenges, Trump officials with extensive connection to the Jewish communitynamely, soninlaw Jared Kushner,

Not Just Who Is A Jew But What Is A Jew BY DR. ALEX STERNBERG July 22I arrived with my family in Israel on July 4 from New York, in time to celebrate the Independence of the United States. We also arr

ination, the schism they so hysterically warn us about today has been around for decades. The Reform leadership is just stoking those old fires. They are bringing what divides American Jewry from the

By the time you read this, it will be after Tishah BAv. As difficult as the fast may have been, it is quickly forgotten by the time Shabbos Nachamu comes, we may have already forgotten the purpose of

mitzvah arrived, the father took the boy to his mothers resting place in accordance with her last wish. However, after a day, the boy, now 13, had forgotten to recite the mourners kaddish. He failed t

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Whats In A Name The Gemara in Megillah tells us that Memuchan, who is listed as one of Achashveiroshs advisers, is Haman. The name Memuchan means prepared, a

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What Would HandsFree Living Mean To You BY DR. ESTHER FOGEL COMPREHENSIVE AUDIOLOGY Miller Tours Island Park Flood Zone Assemblywoman Melissa Miller recently met with Island Park Mayor Michael McGint

and consulting work for the townships employees and officials. Among the supervisors ethics provisions in this area are Engaging in employment or consulting activities with entities that conduct busi

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 79 munity as well as fighting the Message War in the media. He related events from his frequent trips to Israel which demonstrate firsthand the battle for truth a

understanding how a dedicated public servant can make a difference in peoples lives. Professionally, Yoni is a social worker he spends his days listening to individuals in desperate circumstances, cou

Real Clear Daf Q A Review A review of some of this weeks daf yomi key concepts Sanhedrin Vaeschanan BY RABBI SHMUEL WISE Q. Aside from tefillah, when else does halachah require a minyan A. This wee

one elses legacya humbling mitzvah that crosses the threshold of an act that is deemed too far beneath a kings dignity to do. As far as a Kohen Gadol, the Mishnah rules that he may not perform yibum b

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Goldman Sachs Volunteers At Kulanu On June 26, volunteers from the Goldman Sachs Team Works program visited the Kulanu Center for Special Services. The Team Works program allows

The fourth annual Puah barbecue, hosted by Beth and Yehudah Honig other areas of family building, including genetics and intimacy. Generously hosted by Beth and Yehudah Honig, the barbecue provided a

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 85 This year we plan on making 900 children happy when they return to school with their classmates with new school supplies. Only UJA has the scope to respond

Alternative Medicine The Sefer Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN Since this newspaper recently took on the issue of what we believe is the promotion of illconceived medical diagnostics and healin

Understandably, there are people whose livelihoods depend on promoting all of this. They will go through great effort to obfuscate any attempt at showing the truth of the ineffective nature of these t

Community News Continued from Page 89 Three members of the Salomon family were murdered when they were sitting at dinner at their home in Halamish. A fourth member of the family was severely wounded i

Bob Levi, chairman of the NCYI board Young Israel in a meaningful way. Director of Rabbinic Services Benyamin Hammer spoke about activities in which the NCYI is currently involved. YI of Oceanside Ra

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