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See Pages 35 See Page 15 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 15 NO. 31 19 IYAR 5775 MAY 8, 2015 An Epic AIPAC Event FROM THE

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FEATURES Aliyah Chronicle Shmuel Katz 84 36 76 33 66 86 43 38 85 45 51 57 58 86 11 40 46 89 32 Business Halacha R Meir Orlian Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordechai Schmutter Community

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LUACH May 7May 16 July 1July 9 ZIP Code 11516 18 Iyar Thursday, May 7 Lag BOmer 19 Iyar Friday, May 8 Daf yomi Kesubos 95 Omer day Day 34 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover crease in the very jammedup annual calendar of the Jewish community seems to be a good and hopefully profitable time to offer up and host these wonderful and imp

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 12 leads very often to new donors and new areas and sources of support for the groups lifesaving efforts. Switching gears for a moment, last week there was a wonderful

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 14 will hold their annual breakfast in Lawrence with keynote remarks by the remarkable Rabbi Yaakov Bender. Also on Sunday, Kollel Shomrei Hachomos, a vital institution

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover meaning or substance to them aside from the superficial assurance on policy they provide that either threaten or provide comfort to enemies and allies where

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 17 possibility of Iran building nuclear bombs that will threaten all their nondemocraticbutalliedwiththeU.S. regimes. Later this month, the U.S. will convene a summ

INVISIBLE LOSSES Continued from Front Cover move on and try again, but there was no formal acknowledgmentas if perhaps they should hide the loss, as if perhaps there was something to be ashamed of. I

SECRET OF LIFE Continued from Front Cover It all began about four years ago with a brief article that I wrote in these very pages, titled An Eternal Chanukah Gift. In the article, I wrote how inspired

Critics Choice Customers Kitchen And Bath BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Customers Kitchen and Bath, a family enterprise, has successfully been in business for over 15 years. The company, which began in th

Kitchen And Bath Continued from Page 21 of choice of so many discerning designers, homeowners, and builders is not surprising. We have vast experience in designing and selling kitchen cabinets We als

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Kitchen And Bath Continued from Page 22 At Customers Kitchen and Bath, we use stateofthe art technology like the 2020 Design Software in order to give you a better vision of your space, Arjun explaine

A Time To Protect, A Time To Build BY MORDECHAI KASTELBAUM Life in Israel is like a rollercoaster ride. Last summer we experienced Operation Protective Edge and all of the international attention that

One Israel Fund Continued from Page 25 passion for others has resulted in successful employment initiatives that transformed the lives of countless individuals who had thought their situations hopeles

In the seventh month, on the first day of the month, you shall have a sabbath, a memorial of blowing of horns, a calling of holiness Vayikra 2324 Eve Harow Rabbi Shmuley Boteach mainstay on CNN and M

LIGHT A CANDLE Continued from Front Cover aching hole in their hearts. The events of last summer were certainly felt in Sderot, where I have worked for the last four years, but they have also impacted

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Project H.U.G. Zumbatique, A FunFilled Family Event BY YOCHANAN GORDON Readers of the 5TJT have been kept uptodate these past couple of months about the events surrounding Naomi Wieners bat mitzvah ce

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Moving On My Journey, Part 7 BY MICHELE HERENSTEIN Id like to start by giving a shoutout to my brother Andrew, my only visitor at the Eating Recover Center besides my parents and one observant woman f

level of support, you must start making many decisions on your own, and your inner voice may lead you astray. The voice that you dont want to follow is called the ED voice, the eatingdisorder voice. F

Everyones On My Back Continued from Page 33 So I brought the first big box down the stairs, careful to lift with my legs so I wouldnt hurt my back, despite it being too late. And then when I got to th

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Spring Has Finally Sprung This has certainly been a bizarre year with regard to the weather After a balmy start to winterwe were spared freezing tem

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Sum Total Rabbi Dayan turned to the plaintiff, Mr. Lander, for him to present his case. I lent Mr. Broyer money on four

Some authorities question this assertion since the implication of the Gemara and poskim is that the halacha is based on the presumption that the owner realizes the money is lost and despairs of recove

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Cheesecake Around The World Creamy, delicious cheesecake is one of the best treats to eat on Shavuosespecially when made at home. Not all cheesecakes are created equal, tho

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Resurrecting Chassidish History Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM Established in 1259, today Mogielnica pronounced Mogielnitza, a town in the heart of Pol

of reclaiming and reconstructing the historic cemetery, with special focus on the resting place of the Saref of Mogielnica. Working with old records and references in sefarim, Avoseinu began just a fe

Machberes Continued from Page 41 18971944, Kruler Rav and soninlaw of Rabbi Yitzchok Isaac Weiss, ztl, Hyd 18751944, much adored Spinka Rebbe and author of Chaykal Yitzchok son of Rabbi Yosef Meir Wei

for a long time. I paid this particular shivah call in January, and if I had waited for the room to empty, I may have been there until the spring thaw. Signs might be a good thing. Since they work wel

DATING FORUM Continued from Page 43 I am wondering if you are adjusting your style of dress and overall personality to accommodate what you imagine will be to your dates liking. Singles oftentimes do

insights on THE TORAH Emor Holy Matrimony From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN This is the parashah where we read about the laws applying to a koheinthat as a minister serving in Gds Temple, he m

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, Im writing to you after a particularly difficult week. Nothing earthshattering, compared to some of the issues that are brought up in your column. But still,

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MINDBIZ Continued from Page 46 Clearly you have set the bar way too high for your family and friends. Not because your expectations are unrealistic, but because the people in your life seem unable to

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword 33 Traditions BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Queens team, on the scoreboard 4. Gulf sultanate 8. Mandys 1983 costar 14. Winning tictactoe line 15. Lima has its larges

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DAFYOMISHIURIM In the 5 Towns Far Rockaway Area 430 am 500 am 515 am 530 am 545 am 600 am Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Mishnah Berurah Rabbi Shmuel Grossman Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Magid Shiur Rabbi Shmuel Gro

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Slice Of Life Continued from Page 52 whipped topping until smooth. Spoon into a serving bowl and serve with fruit. Makes approximately 2 cups. Choco Caramels Dairy Ingredients 1 10oz. package shortbr

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insights on THE TORAH Sensitivity Training BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE In Parashas Emor, the kohanim are told about the laws pertaining to purity and coming in contact with the dead. Moshe is i

insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters Inspiring Light BY RABBI ELIYAHU TOUGER What Happens When A Wise Man Talks The Rambam writes Just as a wise man can be recognized through his wisdom a

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CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 58 pertaining to the priesthood. Nevertheless, the fact that this term is used as the name of the reading indicates a wider significance A person must speak.3 And

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New York NCSY Basketball Tournament A SlamDunk Success The 9th annual NY NCSY Five Towns Community Basketball Tournament took place this Sunday, May 3. Roundrobin play for 55 teams took place at diffe

several other players rebounding the shots. The champion of this inaugural event was Yosef Rosenthal. Threeonthree tournament. This years 3on3 tournament took on a new format instead of groups of play

SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 63 baum, and Dovi Grosser. Special thanks to all who contributed to the overwhelming success of this annual megaevent sponsors, players and their wives, guests and at

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Shalom Task Force Holds Third Annual Brunch Hundreds of supporters attended Shalom Task Forces third annual brunch on Sunday morning, May 3, at the Sephardic Temple in Cedarhurst

expanding their knowledge in all disciplines. This week, Rabbi Daniel Mezeis Girls BMP beit midrash shiur had the opportunity to experience the laws of kashrut firsthand. The class learned in Parashat

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 67 future DRS students were then treated to icecream sundaes. Following snack, students were moved to the gym for a game of concentric circles, where students

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 68 alstudies program are computers, science, global studies, English, math, and business math. Classes are kept small to maximize student involvement and acco

the more people they killed, the more money their families receive. Mr. Black also informed the students of the dangers of the boycott, divestment, and sanctions movement. BDS applies social and econo

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 71 Rabbi Heshey Billet provided divrei Torah and spoke about the imperative of parents to always put the interests of their children first as well as the impo

insightful words of berachah by Rabbi Yaakov Trump and practical suggestions by Dr. David Pelcovitz on deepening relationships in this digital age, those who attended gained knowledge about interperso

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 73 laughter echoed pleasantly off the walls. The KOC crew then made their way to the Lifshitz home where they enjoyed a beautiful and relaxing oneg until late

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Art Photography Salutatorian Paulette Tawil. Paulette is the Hebrew editor of the senior yearbook, weekly editor of the Parsha Press, and a winner of the SKA Excellence in Tanach Bible Award. She is

Lawrence District A New Era BY TAMMY MARK A walk through the hallways of Lawrence High School is a feast for the senses. Music emanates from the auditorium, where budding musicians practice their chor

Rebbe Meir Baal Haness Kollel Shomrei Hachomos A Proud History Yossi G. of Flatbush is a Kollel Shomrei Hachomos enthusiast. He became enamored several years ago, when he was in the midst of a busines

Kollel Shomrei HaChomos Continued from Page 83 Kollel Shomrei Hachomos is everything to us, says one Torah scholar, a father of 12 children. They give us everything. Shabbos food, Pesach, weddings, me

Tzedakah Whom Should We Give To Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN There is a local Bais Yaakov of over 950 students in the Five TownsFar Rockaway area that is currently in dire trouble. Bnos Bais

letters to THE EDITOR Portraying Divorce Dear Editor, I recognize that ads placed cover the costs associated with creating a weekly newspaper. Last weeks edition featured a fullpage ad from Ohel page

with Hashem to complete the creation process. Thus, he concluded, he who invests his life in helping students and children to perfect themselves is a truly Gdly person. PTACH has been providing mainst

Community News Continued from Page 87 Mishmar At Central The Central gym was filled to the brim last Tuesday night as teachers, students, parents, and grandparents came together as a community for th

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Pushing Power I took a trip to the boardwalk yesterday. The sun was shining and there was a cool breeze along the oceans shore. I was walking at a nice pac

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