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See Page 35 See Pages 15 17 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Pages 35 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 13 NO. 35 22 SIVAN 5773 MAY 31, 2013 FROM THE ED

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ISRAEL NEWS Continued from Front Cover ties were quick to pull them down, a 2012 court decision ruled the posters were a legitimate form of expression. SodaStream Sponsorship Is Criticized. AntiIsrael

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FEATURES Aliyah Chronicle Shmuel Katz Business Halacha R Meir Orlian Classified Ads Community News Around The Five Towns Around The World Daf Yomi Insights R Avrohom Sebrow Dating Forum The Dish Elke

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover Lets begin with the Israel Day Parade on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan scheduled for this Sunday at noon. Its an important event inasmuch as it allows New Yorker

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LUACH May 1July July 31June 89 ZIP Code 11516 22 Sivan Erev Shabbos Friday, May 31 Daf yomi Eiruvin 84 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 83

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 12 was the only way to define who they were. In Europe they frequently endured uncertain as well as extremely difficult and dangerous times, but their connection to

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 16 Yosef Mendelevich In Town Today Yosef Mendelevich teaches Torah mostly in the Russian language to the children and grandchildren of those who emigrated to Israe

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover organizations and other events. The reason that Mr. Brafman is the choice becomes abundantly clear after you are at one such event. He is erudite and well spoken

ISRAEL NEWS Continued from Page 6 its will, Nasrallah said, as reported by Israel Hayom. Nasrallah added that if Syria falls, Palestine will be lost and the people of our region and its nations will e

COUTURE FOR A CAUSE Continued from Front Cover hurst and childrens wear by Zoe Ltd. Proceeds from the function will benefit a Jewish kidney organization and Shiras Devora benefiting an ALS patient, De

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 20 the Jewish people. Second is his remarkable gift of communicating and connecting with virtually any audience. Combined, his deep commitments and masterful skills ena

OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Front Cover enjoy my company, or so they tell me, so perhaps I am doing something right. The confluence of Shavuos and then Memorial Day provided real opportunit

Community Mourns Destruction Of Torah Scrolls Photo by Ivan H. Norman On Sunday, May 26, a communitywide levayah was held for 12 sifrei Torah destroyed by floodwaters brought by Octobers superstorm.

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Shulamith Takes First Place In Torah Bowl For this years Torah Bowl, student teams studied Chumash and Rashi for all of Sefer Devarim and competed against each other in several r

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 29 in thrift shops, setting the tone for a delightful shopping experience. Topnotch, personalized service, devoid of pressure, will help you find everything y

Aerial Event Salutes Israel BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN Its a bird Its a plane No, its a number of planes And they are flying in formation over Manhattan in a remarkable salutetoIsrael flyover this Sunday,

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The AntiSemitism Parade BY SAM SOKOL Sometimes its hard to cover the Jewish world. I dont mean that it is necessarily an onerous beat. I get to travel around the world and meet interesting people, and

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ This past Sunday, the Yad Eliezer tea was held in Ruchi Elbogens backyard in Kew Gardens Hills. My daughter Deedee Weiss sponsored the tea in memory of my grandmot

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 31 should all continue doing so, as she concluded her address by saying, Be a partner, be a friend, make a difference The 400 attendees enjoyed a video featur

Question I am a 30yearold attorney working in a prestigious law firm. There is a frum girl who works there too, whom I am very interested in. Im not sure if she is interested in dating me or likes me

Assault On Liberty Of Some Means Tyranny For All BY SENIOR COUNCILMAN ANTHONY J. SANTINO Each day, hundreds of thousands, possibly millions of Americansfrom veterans to newly naturalized citizens, sch

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 37 important for you understand what you have caused to happen to someone you claim to have feelings for. With the best interests of this girl in mind, I will give you

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BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian A Lost Cap Chaim and his wife were visiting Israel and enjoying an afternoon with their grandchildren in the park. After

commitment. One opinion is that mechusar amanah is limited to agreements that can be ratified with a kinyan agreements that cannot be ratified with a kinyan are not subject to the prohibition of mechu

insights on THE TORAH Shelach Minority Rules From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN In democracies as well as in Jewish law, majority rules. According to the Mishnah in Sanhedrin, a beis din must a

Frustration 1 Want Ads The Job Hunter BY RABBI MORDECHAI KRUGER Continued from last week I wrote last time about want ads, which are read by multitudes of job hunters but help very few. Their ability

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Looking Forward To Summer Who would have thought that on Memorial Day weekend, I would be moving that little thermostat and cranking up the heat And

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Easy Grilling Grilling is the simplest, most basic cooking method there is. Before there was any fancy equipment or the latest stainlesssteel range, cooking was always jus

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, Many years ago, I read a book about a woman who was at the beach with her family. At some point, she got up, began walking away, and never turned back. She ha

of the protagonist and identifying the occasional crazy thoughts that can mess with a persons mind. What would it be like to just walk away Leave everything behind Forget about the responsibility The

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Play It Again As previously acknowledged, I eschew all new technological gadgets. The worst part is that I need to give a reason for not having them. So I d

OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz Spying Out The Land Part VI For the past five years, in the week of Parashat Shelach, I have written an annual column extolling the top ten reasons you should make

5TJT Puzzle Chocolate BY YONI GLATT Across 1. About a foot and a half, in the Torah 5. This writer 9. Flat replacement 14. Foals mother 15. Nights before 16. Provided horse food 17. He killed the man

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 53 At the end of the day, though, these are all beatable challenges. Aliyah is hard. Living in Israel is hard. Moving to a foreign land is hard. Many things are ha

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THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 52 ter. From my perspective, it gave new meaning to the word embarrassment. One of the girls stayed behind after the game that evening and taught me how to reco

insights on THE TORAH Lens Sense BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE This week we read about the 12 spies who were sent to scout the Land of Canaan. When the spies returned, the pasuk says vayeilchu va

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One More Time . . . PHOTOS BY IVAN H. NORMAN On Thursday night, May 23, a siyum was held at Yeshiva of Far Rockaway for the third chazarah of Bava Metzia and the sixth or more for Kiddushin it was th

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin My Baby As I sit here in the Kulanu gym waiting for the show to begin, I am remembering a time as if it were yesterday. I recall bringing Yussie to the Kul

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Something To Pick At In a neighborhood where there is no communal eiruv, an eiruv chatzeiros is required to carry on Shabbos from ones home into a common are

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 36 Assemblyman Goldfeder Visits TornadoRavaged Oklahoma New York State Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder, whose own district in South try in order to survive, and

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 65 For those who remember the Soviet Jewry movement days, Shlomo Carlebachs Am Yisrael Chai song was the anthem, and today, for Yosef Mendelevich, it carries

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 66 Lite Summer Cooking with Chef Naomi Ross. Scrumptious salads, fresh fish ideas a perfect menu for relaxed summer days. Wednesday, June 12, 1030 a.m.1230 p.

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 68 Gemara studied with an eye on derivations of the final halacha. He also diligently attends the Thursday evening shiur in machshavah. when Rabbi Dovid Gold

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The Mir Legacy Yeshiva Beis HaTalmud Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM As our Patriarch Jacob immigrated to Egypt, he sent his son Yehuda, in advance, to

Talmudic analysis and study earn the respect of the entire world of Torah scholarship. Rabbi Chaim Leib Perkowsky and Rabbi Moshe Mendel Brus serve as the roshei yeshiva. Rabbi Yeruchim Zeilberger, so

Machberes Continued from Page 73 the childs greatuncle, Rabbi Aaron Rokeach, as well as of the childs grandfather, Rabbi Mordechai Twersky, ztl 19021949 Bilograyer Rav. His birth was a yom tov for Bel

Community News From Around The World Super Soccer Showdown Citi Field To Host IsraelHonduras Match By Rochelle Maruch Miller Talk about an impeccable sense of timing Pierre Mevy Azaria, of MCI Sports,

Community News Continued from Page 75 Sundays match. Mevy stresses the importance of bringing the soccer match to successful fruition, to project a positive image for Israel and help the nations econo

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 70 Our collections and customer service are the trademarks on which we pride ourselves and our business. We strive to meet the needs of our many customers. We

Community News Continued from Page 76 Jewish American Heritage Celebrated In The Capitol In 2006, the U.S. Congress designated Jewish Heritage Month to celebrate the talents and contributions of the

Month strengthens his bonds to his heritage and the legacy of his parents. He said America gave his immigrant parents a chance for a better life and that America created an environment that enables th

Community News Continued from Page 79 ries may come back to haunt. Extra sensitivity is needed at every stage of the disease, to avoid posttraumatic triggers whenever possible, and in responding to th

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Community News Continued from Page 80 at Fifth Avenue and 72nd Street on Sunday, June 2 the 46th anniversary of the miracle of the SixDay War and the reunification of Jerusalem, 230730 p.m. After the

Community News Continued from Page 87 tion, and Jewish pride, together with your family and your friends, to this massive concertrally, so our voices will be heard around the world. Early arrival is s

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 88 during the monumental upheaval that was WWII. With historical revisionism abounding, how will we impress the future with the reality that evil incarnate ex

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Sefer Mesoras Moshe Continued from Page 93 On page 19, the issue arises of the shel yad section of the pair of tefillin having been written after the shel rosh. The custom is like the Rama OC 321 to b

Sefer Mesoras Moshe Continued from Page 95 ing telephone testimony. He responded p. 463 that it is not considered mipihem and therefore not valid for actual testimony. However, it may be utilized in a

Master Of Microsurgery Dr. Eyal Gurs Triumph Over Adversity BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Dr. Eyal Gur enlisted in the IDF in a pilots course. After being in this course for two years, he joined the Shell

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