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See Pages 63 67 See Page 16 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Pages 35 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 13 NO. 18 14 SHEVAT 5773 JANUARY 25, 2013 FROM T

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover The big winners in the election were Yair Lapid and Naftali Bennett. Someday in the not so distant future, one or perhaps both of them may be the prime minis

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover people of Kosherica. This is a first for us after all these years and a variety of pursuits. Ive met people over the last few days that had lost count as to how

LIONS IN WINTER Continued from Front Cover Yet, the earliest stage of life is precisely what winter represents, according to the Maharal, in his Gur Aryeh commentary on Rashi Bereishis 2621. There he

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover signed are the best partners a candidate could ask for. Our community turnout has demonstrated to our opposition that we are strong in numbers and stro

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 10 in vicious conflict with his brother, the rival Rabbi Aharon, over control of Satmar. The two have even committed a chillul Hashem by going to secular cour

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 12 The Message Is The Same Dear Editor, In Rabbi Ginzbergs Farewell to Kaddish last week, he cited the wellknown Chazal of Bikeish Yaakov lgalos el banav kei

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Halachic Musings Continued from Front Cover of these institutions have a different policy. They are serving dairy suppers only five and a half hours after they have served a meat lunch. In this author

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OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz Time To Vote It is Election Day here in Israel time to cast our votes. The budget crisis which led to the early elections no one wanted to vote in a tax hike and b

with the purpose of keeping those assets in Jewish hands. His dedication and commitment to our land and our nation are much more than admirable Arieh is, in my opinion, a true hero of the Jewish peopl

Election Finds Right, Left Evenly Matched B Y M A A Y A N A M I S K I N A N D C H A N A Y AA R With 99 percent of the votes counted, it seems that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu may have a hard tim

We Can Teach Washington Fiscal Common Sense BY ANTHONY J. SANTINO TOWN OF HEMPSTEAD SENIOR COUNCILMAN Take a look at your paycheck. Youll find more than a few bucks missing, and you have Congress and

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Calling Doctor Dolittle When I was growing up, my family used to daven at Yeshivas Chofetz Chaim, which was then in Forest Hills. At the yeshiva, all the loc

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insights on THE TORAH Singing The Blues And The Cheers BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE Parashas Beshallach is famous for the Shiras HaYam, the Song of the Sea. This is a song of thanksgiving and pr

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Fiscal Common Sense Continued from Page 23 identstarted to look beyond their jaded capital skyline toward state and local governments that are succeeding in overcoming avoidable stalemates and pointle

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A Five Towns Simcha PHOTOS BY HELLO VIDEO Benjy Wallach of Cedarhurst celebrated his bar mitzvah on November 22, 2012. Benjy attends Yeshiva of South Shore. Mazal tov to his parents, Miriam and Dann

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insights on THE TORAH From Where I Stand Life Messages From The Weekly Torah Reading BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN The test of transition. And Moshe took the remains of Yosef with him Shmos1319. They say ada

A Spoonful Of Bubble Gum BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER I hate when my kids get sick. And not because I work at home. I hate it because they dont know how to be sick. The first time I remember being sick was

5TJT Puzzle Making Aliyah BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Fast finisher 6. Limerick, e.g. 10. Shades 14. Kind of auk bird 15. Side squared, for a square 16. 1952 Winter Olympics site 17. Brainstorms 18. Whip

Bubble Gum Continued from Page 37 So then Lisa came in, and grabbed a few more giant Qtips, and said, This is what you do. Hold down his arms. And she jammed a Qtip in through the corner of his mouth

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Small Steps On Shabbos, I was sitting at lunch with a few of my grandchildrenthe most ardent readers of my columnand my grandson Chaim Avezov asked

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Your Loss Or Mine Dan and Shai stood in the train station. They had just finished shopping and each one carried a bag, w

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 41 If you were present and Dan did not say anything, you would owe him nothing, since he did not provide any service of value. C.M. 2644 see Sma 26412 From The BH

Obamas Chutzpah Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER The Talmud states that we dont see things the way they are we see things the way we are. Barack Obama is a popular president, no doubt about that, bein

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman What Door People often do not say what they mean, nor do they mean what they say. I offer as an example the fact that, in a local pharmacy, I am now referre

she hung up quickly, before I had a chance to change my mind. She was alone in her house at that time, but seconds before the phone connection was broken, I heard her say, Shut the front door Telling

Aleh Awards Dinner, May 8 The Aleh Foundation has scheduled its 2013 awards dinner for Wednesday, May 8, at 630 p.m. at the Museum of Jewish HeritageA Living Memorial to the Holocaust in lower Manhatt

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Aleh Awards Dinner Continued from Page 46 ter. He is chief of neurotrauma and the chairman of the neurosurgery quality improvement committee at Winthrop University Hospital. He is a member of the Amer

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Dr. Zev Carrey Joins Mercy Medical Staff Far Rockaway native and longtime resident Zev Carrey, M.D., F.C.C.P. has joined the medical staff at Mercy Medical Center and will be pro

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 49 story, and the rule was that everything about the game, including the dice, had to be in Hebrew Morah Dafnas class invited Rabbi Hoffmans Ivrit class to jo

Recipe English Cake Served With Chocolate And Dried Fruits BY MOTI BUCHBUT EXECUTIVE CHEF, INBAL JERUSALEM HOTEL Ingredients For Cake 7 oz. butter or margarine 7 oz. brown sugar 7.5 oz. flour 1 tsp.

Recipe Continued from Page 51 a sheet of baking paper. Spread thin. Leave to cool and harden at room temperature. When the chocolate has hardened, cut out circles which are just slightly larger than t

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 50 are talmidim in Yeshiva Darchei Torah. The Lebovic home revolves around hachnasas orchim and chesed. Their involvement in kiruv makes them the perfect choi

has been working at the Hebrew Academy of Long Beach as a social worker and coordinator of admissions for several years. She participates in numerous chesed projects and is instrumental in making the

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW This weeks letter is being answered by Jennifer Mann, LMSW. Dear Jennifer, My wife, Shira, and I have the most beautiful oneyearold daughter She is our first child and my

like to share your upbringing with your daughter. So whats the problem The problem is it isnt working for Shira. In turn, there are problems in the marriage. First and foremost, it is important that y

MINDBIZ Continued from Page 57 night. Let Shira know that you are interested in hearing her opinions. Express a desire to work together toward a compromise that works for both of you. Next, validate w

Agudah Of West Lawrence Annual Melaveh Malkah PHOTO BY IVAN H NORMAN YDT At 40 PHOTO BY TSEMACH GLENN The guest speaker at Agudah of West Lawrences recent annual melaveh malkah was Rabbi Dovid Orlof


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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 55 the area who have lost their homes, cars, clothes, and more. This is especially personal to Breezy Beckerman, owner of Breezys on Central Avenue in Cedarhu

Medical Center. He has been working fulltime at Premier Care since 2009. Dr. Frogel resides in North Woodmere with his wife and children he and his wife are active members of our community. From pedia

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 63 The Beyond Suite Of Companies By Rochelle Maruch Miller During times of crisis as well as in calm, Beyond is the company that is acclaimed for its signa

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News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ I am finally getting a quiet moment to write. Its Tuesday and Im waiting to see what the election results are in Israel. I read on Arutz Sheva this morning that th

shimmering centerpieces made solely by creative collaboration. The lunchroom looked ethereal with the backdrop and decorations reflecting the theme of friendship and growth. The ruach before and durin

A Share In The Flying Car To Come By Tami Benmayer A futuristic utopia or 2013 The Jetsons, the 1960s cartoon series about an allAmerican family living in a futuristic utopia in 2062, gave viewers an

without sufficient food, water, and ammunition, and with a limited ability to ship their wounded to hospitals. An unmanned and reliable vehicle like the AirMule would have been ideal in these circumst

Community News Continued from Page 69 Since its inception nearly five years ago, Torah Letzion has sent over 70 students to Israel, including their highest total a year ago of close to 30 students to

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Community News Continued from Page 70 topics including intimacy, fertility preservation, and treatment. With comprehensive resource materials in hand, participants were also given the opportunity to n


Community News Continued from Page 76 the crowd. Rabbi Cohen spoke fondly of the honorees and highlighted their bakashas haemes as powerful driving forces behind their success. After being treated to

Chevron Yeshiva Expands Campus Chevron Yeshiva Knesses YisroelSlobodka is expanding its magnificent campus in Givat Mordechai in response to an unprecedented demand for admission to the famed 135yearo

Community News Continued from Page 79 yeshivas legacy and its commitment to excellence today. Savoring That Sweet And Chewy Taste Sensation By Rochelle Maruch Miller Mention Sweet and Chewy to anyon

who helped make this medical school possible. So in addition to the national trend that we need more doctors for an aging population, we need more schools for doctors. With TouroCOM, we address local

Community News Continued from Page 81 Once again, as no surprise, they have made us proud. The blood service reps were so impressed with our boys, said Mrs. Chanie Moskowitz, RTMAs principal. It was

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin The Roofers Are Coming The roofers are coming The roofers are coming Yussie has been exclaiming lately. Somehow Yosef learned the phrase The British are co


MOTHERS MUSINGS Continued from Page 83 lowing Sandys soaring hurricanelike winds, we realized that the damage done could not easily be fixed. I am a procrastinator as well as a bargainernot always a g

MOTHERS MUSINGS Continued from Page 85 damage, and that the rear of the roof was fine. During the summer, the front smaller half of our roof was replaced, along with some rotted wood. None of the roof

To See Gd BY YOCHANAN GORDON We have always been taught that Gd, in his infinitude, is beyond anthropomorphic description. Throughout Scripture and our prayers there are references to Gds might, His r

To See Gd Continued from Page 87 nicate with and convey the will of Gd to the people. Hearing is not seeing. When we hear something, we first receive the details of the message and then we draw a pict

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