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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover homes, recover, and then begin to rebuild. On some streets here in the Five Towns, spring and summer come and go and the trees remain leafless and barren. The tr

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 11 that was due to them for home repairs was paid by their insurance company to their mortgage lender to pay up the loan. The end result was that there was no money for

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CONVERSION PROCESS Continued from Front Cover the organization announced on Monday. This followed a series of presentations by committee members at the RCAs annual convention, held June 29July 1 in Ta

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover the United States, is currently a member of the Knesset. Donald Trump is well, hes Donald Trump there isnt too much more that has to be said. And Bibi, of co

Take the matter of Mr. Trump. He is an announced candidatefor now, anyway in a crowded field of Republican hopefuls for the office of President of the United States. Like him or dislike him, say what

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 17 Oren says in his bookhas a different worldview than many of us. He likes Israel and the Jewish people he just believes that he knows better than anyone else what

Judaism, it has now become obligatory. This is therefore considered a full parental obligation. The repercussions of Rav Moshes ruling are that no tuition is deductible from maaser, whether for boys o

IRAN Continued from Front Cover made or considered by either side, or what exactly the final deal might look like. That said, there are a few basic elements this deal must include to have any chance o

Loving The Land From The Other Side Of The Bench BY DAVID J. SEIDEMANN, ESQ . I was going to take the week off from writing, but then I ran into a friend this morning at the coffee shop. Hey, I see yo

Torah Tefillah In Woodbourne Other Side Of The Bench Continued from Page 21 read the news of another Jewish life cut down by the enemy. Then why did the daughters of Tzlafchad deserve a portion in t

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FBI Chief Radicalization Of Americans Is Top Concern More than 200 Americans have traveled or attempted to travel to Syria to fight for Islamic militants, Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James C

BenGurion Told Leading Rabbis I Wish Id Studied More Torah BY HILLEL FENDEL The Jerusalembased Kedem Auction House has put up for sale an original typed protocol of two meetings between the Council of

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Across The Ages My Journey BY MICHELE HERENSTEIN Pressure is rampant in our society pressure to excel, pressure to look good, pressure to be the best at everything, and pressure to give off the best p

and I disliked going to sleep at night. Now, I cherish bedtime. I love having the AC on at the right temperature, slipping under the covers, and reading a good book till I turn the lights out, knowing

Rowing In Circles BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER I recently stood in as a chaperone for my sons daycamp rafting trip, and Ill tell yourafting in general is a great activity for building teamwork, because you

ries. Kids fell off the boat, one got stung by a bee, and the boat had somehow gotten stuck in a tree. Whereas our entire story was adults yelling, Row I think our boat had all the chaperones. So I to

Interning In TelAviv BY MAX FRUCHTER With each visit to Israel, my perception of its unique culture becomes clearer. This makes sense, given the distinct nature of any trip to Israel. Attending a fami

insights on THE TORAH Pinchas Destiny Beckons From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN How did an unknown youngster suddenly rise to prominence Pinchas, the hero of this weeks parashah, was previousl

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz bought angel food cake or pound cake, slice it up, and layer it with whipped cream and strawberries. Take brownies homemade or boxed and top with whipped cream mixed with

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian ShortChanged Shraga worked as the headwaiter for a caterer, serving bar mitzvahs, sheva berachos, and family simchos. Fo

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW This weeks letter is being answered by Jennifer Mann, LMSW. Dear Jennifer, I am changing a lot of the details in my letter to protect my anonymity. Several months ago, my

together, or all at once. Sadness, depression, anger, rage, denial, and anxiety are all to be expected. Perhaps you can relate to some or all. You describe yourself as currently living in limbo, and t

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 35 dise Galya Maseches cited in Pischei Teshuvah 2321 Divrei Geonim 610. This rationale, however, is limited to sales when there is no indication that the seller w

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THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 38 And we were warned that it was not only large crowds that were at risk. Smaller groups were just as vulnerable because there are new animals in townlone wolv

exchange fees that other credit cards do not charge My second criterion regarding which credit card I use when I travel is a card that offers me strong collision, damage, and theft insurance on car re

insights on THE TORAH Pinchas Passing The Mantle BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE When Moshe was to appoint Yehoshua as the leader after him, Hashem said to take him. Rashi explains that this meant t

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Enhance Your Celebration With The A Team Orchestra BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Yitzy Schwartz has raised the bar in Jewish music, refining it to an art. As owner and musical director of the A Team Orch

The Science Of Shadchanus BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN How do shadchanim, both professionals and dabblers in the field, think What is the method they use to present possible shidduchim to a wouldbe client Th

A Wedding On Two Levels BY YOCHANAN GORDON Simchas are always a cause for great celebration. However, the anxiety that sets in when having to prepare these complex and at times extravagant affairs is

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TWO LEVELS Continued from Page 47 Yes, he replied. Did you make a Seder tonight To that question Reb Chaim replied, Ill tell you the truth. I heard that there is a prohibition of drinking brandy for e

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The Bas Mitzvah Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN The Gemara Niddah 45b tells us that a girl becomes an adult at the age of 12. This tradition was handed down to us by Moshe from Har Sinai as wer

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A Guide To Traditional Jewish Weddings Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN In Jewish tradition, the wedding is one of the holiest days in ones life. It is equated with Yom Kippur in terms of its ab

Jewish Weddings Continued from Page 55 the chuppah will be held. Many have the tradition to conduct the chuppah under the sky, but when weddings are held in a synagogue, this is not always feasible. T

Under The Chuppah BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Arcade hanger 5. Abba, to a tot 9. Some dances 14. Like Carlos Slim 15. Test 16. Set a Chanukah candle aflame once more 17. Double Stuff or Fudge Covered 18.

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Rabbinic Titles BY YONI GLATT Across 1. This, e.g. 5. Uncle Toms Cabin girl 8. Deadly snakes 14. Trei 15. Matz, e.g. 16. Lawless 17. Second one up 18. Kind of

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Question I want to start by saying that I am not a golddigger. I am a 47yearold divorced woman with two wonderful children. I have a great job and enjoy many hobbies. I love to laugh, go out, have fun

DATING FORUM Continued from Page 63 nity. You need a man who is deserving of all that you have to offer. But up to this point you have not been going about it in the right way. Debunking the rumors ab

Visiting Holy Sites In Europe And America Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM In the fall of 1989, peaceful revolutions in Eastern and Central Europe commen

Machberes Continued from Page 65 and Rabbi Menachem Schneerson, ztl 19021994, during the yahrzeits and all year long. Tens of thousands visit the ohel of the Satmar Rebbes, Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum, ztl

realized their great loss. More than 120,000 people participated in his funeral. His body was carried through the streets of Manhattan and taken by boat across the East River. As the funeral processio

Machberes Continued from Page 67 roshei yeshivas, and religious leaders. Many come to visit their own ancestors who were buried there. Mendel Beilis, zl 18721934, who was arrested and tried for ritual

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Political Roundup Continued from Page 68 funds dedicated to our critical infrastructure, said Assemblyman Goldfeder. News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Last week, before he read my column, my son a

News From The Hills Continued from Page 71 library hours are generally Sundays from 1130 a.m. to 100 p.m. and Tuesday evenings from 600 to 730 p.m. The library contains over 900 Jewish books in all ge

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Visiting The Rebbes Dream Is A Dream BY MENACHEM LUBINSKY It had been more than three decades since I last visited the Laniado Medical Center, which at that time was nothing more than a nondescript tw

Laniado Hospital Continued from Page 75 the chronic problem in Israel of long waiting periods for MRIs. One could not help but watch the dedicated nurses mothers in the birthing center. Although they

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Amid Financial Crisis, Greek Jews Struggle BY GAVIN RABINOWITZ For 55 needy Jewish families, a cash welfare payment is the only thing that gets them through the month. But when they came to the Athens

Five Towns Summer Simchas PICTURE THIS PORTRAITS BY IRA THOMAS CREATIONS, CEDARHURST NY 5 TOWNS JEWISH TIMES July 10, 2015 79

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Transitions Do you like change I enjoy knowing whats going to happen next, but I dont mind changes every now and then. For those of you who are new to my c

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Avnets Colors Of Summer PHOTOS BY IRA THOMAS CREATIONS The Avnet Country Day School Woodmere Campus thanks this years league sponsors of the team softball jerseys Warren Levy Martial Arts, Sharmel Ca

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS YOSS Talmidim Visit Rav Reuven Feinstein During the last week of the yeshiva zeman, 45 select talmidim of Yeshiva Tiferes Yerushalayim of Staten Island. Who were these boys They

long. At YOSS, derech eretz kadma laTorah is not just a lesson thats taught, its a lesson that is lived and accorded recognition. Among the group of Bachurei Chemed, several were eighthgraders who had

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 91 anyone in need. He was equally generous in his support to numerous organizations with a particular affinity for Chabad and outreach efforts wherever the op

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Community News Continued from Page 92 tion of 3,600 instantly becomes 7,200. Ohel ensures that camp placements meet childrens unique needs and interests. Many will attend Camp Kaylie at Ohel, a fully

The Simon Wiesenthal Center urges UCC members to reflect on the words of John Dorhauer, the new general minister and president, who admitted that he will fulfill the vote with a deep awareness at the

Community News Continued from Page 95 and Israel as a moving caravan of love and hope. This year, Wheels of Love ride is offering a special singles route for men and women ages 3045. ALYN Hospital, lo

Golan Heights Winery Makes A Splash In Wine Enthusiast Magazine The widely respected Wine Enthusiast magazine has awarded top ratings to a bevy of wines from the Golan Heights Winery. The tasting scor

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