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See Pages 35 See Page 71 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 16 NO. 4 3 CHESHVAN 5776 OCTOBER 16, 2015 FROM THE EDITOR Celebra

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AIPAC Continued from Front Cover recruitment to a new initiative he is starting. While there is space for everyone working to help Israel, in order to build his initiative Jeff chose to misrepresent A

AIPAC Continued from Page 9 We both have children and grandchildren living in all areas throughout Israel, and have always supported the legal settlement of the land in post1967 Israel, Judea, Samaria

LUACH October 16October 24 July 1July 9 ZIP Code 11516 3 Cheshvan Friday, October 16 Daf yomi Nazir 55 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 917

TIDBITS FROM ISRAEL Continued from Front Cover of the Middle East and will soon dissipate into the political oblivion of Arab Islamic political rivalry. The PA has played a major role in the murderous

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TIDBITS FROM ISRAEL Continued from Page 12 Middle East, the Palestinian Arabs have placed themselvesas alwayson the wrong side of history and will pay a dear price for this obsessive need to always de

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 14 Obama. He told the president that President Putin of Russia was disrespecting and upstaging him. Mr. Obama flashed that special calm but venomous look at the jou

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 16 homes and the stores and restaurant kitchens that they work in. Jews are being killed and seriously injured as a national trauma is rapidly evolving once again t

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover your constituents can unfortunately be considered a lost art form. That is, only until you meet those like Anthony Santino and Nasrin Ahmad of the Town of Hempst

Hempstead Town Clerk Nasrin Ahmad and Senior Councilman Anthony Santino at the 5TJT office this week cane Sandy, when Mr. Santino and his staff rose to the occasion to assist residents in a myriad of

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 21 calls for a meeting of the mayors with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, with the discussion no doubt to revolve around the recent spate of murderous violence by Ar

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 22 been neutralized causes double damage the collateral damage is when these images are distributed, and the main damage is harming our moral norms. We will not st

view that it is obligatory but qualifies the idea of it being obligatory as only when there is certainty that the enemy will attack. He distinguishes between the obligation of seeing a rodef in pursui

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ I may have been away from writing this column for a while, but my brain is on overload trying to put together all my divergent thoughts concerning the escalating s

balloons, and other events for the kids. The streets were mobbed with families. The light rail was filled with commuters from all over the city coming to the festivities. No stabbings yet. We were on

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News From The Hills Continued from Page 27 mayim is by living as a Torah Jew. This will ultimately lead to the rebuilding of the third Beis HaMikdash, speedily in our days. The message was a powerful

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insights on THE TORAH Noach The Problem With Preaching From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN ... Noach was a righteous man . . . in his generation. Bereishis 69 Do sermons really work Can the wor

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FROM WHERE I STAND Continued from Page 32 compared to Avraham Compared to what we could be The philosopher Herman Cohen was once asked why his lectures were so deep and over the heads of most of his a

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CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 34 descended with mercy, so that if the people had repented, the rains would have been rains of blessing. Since they did not repent, the rains became a flood Zoha

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Politics As Unusual Previously, I was uninterested in politics. Although aware of the importance of electing the right person, I took the easy way out and r

THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 37 York Times, Fox News Network, and CNN all rolled into one. I am still able to consult with Hubby when making certain decisions, but that does not include pol

LoveHate Relationship My Journey BY MICHELE HERENSTEIN I dropped my iPhone into the bath the other day, and my immediate reaction was sheer panic. I quickly fished it out, and proceeded to dry it thor

My Journey Continued from Page 39 do so because they believe others arent. Children can talk about school and friends, and parents cangasplisten Without reading their latest texts and saying to their

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Dented Door Rabbi Dayan received the following email from a relative Last week I was babysitting for the family of a fri

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 41 Regarding questionable damage, the basic principle of monetary law is hamotzi meichaveiro alav haraayah the burden of proof is on the plaintiff. Therefore, if t

satisfy this requirement, since shuls do not pay someone to daven Minchah. For havlaah to be operative, it must involve weekday work for which an employer would pay Shemiras Shabbos KHilchasah 28153.

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Quickest Diet Ever BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER One of the big things about having a month with 85 days of yom tov is that after all those weeks shopping and cooking and then a full week of living in the ba

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QUICKEST DIET Continued from Front Cover actually weighing the bones. I dont even have a tiny scale. I have to step on my bathroom scale with a chicken bone and then again without it. I refuse to buy

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW This weeks letter is being answered by Jennifer Mann, LMSW. Dear Jennifer, With the world in the condition that it is in, my trials and tribulations feel almost trivial. I

how our loved ones really live can be eyeopening and horrifying. Witnessing Yocheved openly mock her husband in front of your granddaughter must have left you spinning, as it would any mother. You ask

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insights on THE TORAH When Rest Is Best BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE Parashas Noach begins by stating that Noach found favor in Hashems eyes. The Zohar explains that this was because he was a ma

Question I am what you can consider a divorced widow. I got divorced when my children were very young, and then my ex passed away about two years ago. My divorce was messy and bad. But the marriage wa

DATING FORUM Continued from Page 53 have had a difficult and painful life, which you believe is the cause for developing a psychiatric condition requiring you to be on medication, then you have not do

The Isaac Shul in Krakow charge about his dream, promising him half of the treasure. The officer laughed out loud Only foolish Polish Jews can possibly believe in such absurd dreams. For the past sev

Machberes Continued from Page 55 in 194546. A Jewish community was not reestablished because of a fear of pogroms. The last Jew left Kazimierz in 1968. About 700 Jews remained in Krakow after 1968. To

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen A Yom Kippur To Remember Yom Kippur this year in Jerusalem was especially hot. The temperatures hovered somewhere between 95 and 100 degrees, after

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Lives At Stake Rebbe Eliezer ben Yaakov said, From where do we know that a woman should not go out to war with weapons The Torah says, A mans utensils should

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Dirshu Starts Next Topic, Seeks Guidance From Gedolim BY CHAIM GOLD I cant believe I learned the entire hilchos tefillin with Mishnah Berurah Even the difficult siman 32 and the Mishnas Sofrim about h

cha learning, an antidote to travail and suffering. Rav Shimon Baadani, shlita, member of the nesius of daf hayomi bhalacha, was extremely distraught over the difficulties that Yidden across Eretz Yis

Missing Raizy BY LISA ROSENBLATT My daughter Raizel Malka bas Yona was nifterah on 1 Tishrei at the age of 26. In honor of her sheloshim, I penned these thoughts. Raizy, what words can we use to descr

Noach Was A Righteous Man . . . But BY YOCHANAN GORDON The theme of this article is based on a shiur from Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak Jacobson on www.theyeshiva.net with additions of my own where noted. Noac

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword On The Boat BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Title for Menachem Mendel Schneerson 6. Singers Evans and Bareilles 11. Sukkah activity 14. Made like Saul regarding Agag 1

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Noach Continued from Page 63 a whole. As far as the letter of the law is concerned, the Gemara clearly states that if there is spiritual danger in which a specific individual doesnt feel secure enough

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David Desso Continued from Page 68 have a fullservice jewelry store, with a jeweler and a watchmaker on site, for anything possible to be made upon request. RMM You discovered your passion for preciou

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Remembering Rav Yechiel Hecht, BY YOEL SHANY HECHT AND SARA CHAIM LIECHTUNG As Sukkos ended, our family completed a year of kaddish and aveilus for one of the pillars of the Far RockawayFive Towns

Rav Yechiel Hecht Continued from Page 77 you. After every meal, Zaidy would brush the crumbs from the table and pop them in his mouth. Zaidy what are you doing We will clean up. And he would say What

People Of The Book Classic Works Of The Jewish Tradition BY DR. HENRY ABRAMSON According to my knowledge of the words of the Sages and the history of the Jewish people in general, we have never experi

Walking With The Enemy A Powerful Film Experience BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Walking with the Enemy is firsttime director Mark Schmidts fictionalized account of the heroic travails of Pinchas Rosenbaum

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Walking With The Enemy Continued from Page 80 It all began with Mark Schmidt, the films producerdirector, Marty explained. He had seen Unsung Heroes, a documentary about incredible heroes who had demo

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Aish Kodesh Continued from Page 82 lom Yona Weis, and Rabbi Yosef Richtman. The full schedule of shiurim is laid out on the shuls website, aishkodesh.org. Newcomers, visitors, and other explorers are

Chodesh Tishrei At DRS During the month of Tishrei, we attempt to garner as many opportunities that we can for teshuvah, performance of mitzvos, and moments of inspiration. In DRS, chodesh Tishrei was

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Front Cover qualified to date. Of the 335 schools awarded Blue Ribbon status this year, Rambam was the only school on Long Island and the only yeshiva in the count

piping The car must carry two people and 20 pounds of groceries, be able to start, stop, and turn and be light yet sturdy enough to be lifted and carried. The students are currently working their way

Community News From Around The World Shuvus New French Olim Project With the current mass aliyah from France, a new challenge faced the Shuvu network of schools in Eretz Yisrael. Rav Avrohom Pam, ztl,

Although Rav Pam, ztl, is no longer with us, we know he is shepping great nachas in Shamayim seeing his talmidim and supporters coming forth yet again. Faced with a similar challenge to the one that o

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 89 require that there at least be some sort of get document the one exception is when the husband married his wife against her will, an instance that has no a

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