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Review. Retain. Rejoice. Klal Yisrael is at the cusp of a watershed moment in history. Lomdei Daf HaYomi across the globe are set to complete Shas this coming summer. Many thousands will be marking th

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover amount of offers tempting me in this direction. I was at an event the other night where one of the speakers, who wants to run for the Knesset, mentioned just par

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 8 close the golden dome of the Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount. If you can see the Har HaBayit from the couch in your living room, an apartment in these complexes

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 11 mirrors that can be positioned so that every side of the building gets an eyeful of Har HaBayit. Of course both ideas are absurd and nowhere near serious. But that d

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Coins And Coffee When I was young, I found it odd when older people seemed to be living in the past and were always yakking about the good old days, but I a

THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 16 the words vanilla, caramel, cinnamon, and mocha. But thats where it ends. I dont do well when I need to deal with words such as espresso, cappuccino, Frappuc

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover even though it is Friday morning at 11 a.m. Our guide and host is Israel Danziger, a resident of Israel for more than 40 years who now lives in the Gush Etzi

A Great Lease is in the Details. Any dealer can lease you a car. But when you get down to the fine print, Bay Ridge Auto Leasing stands alone. SELECTION Test drive the car of your dreams from our ne

TORAH SCHOLARS Continued from Front Cover ists and chareidim, yeshiva students pose no problem, chareidim receive generous government subsidies, and no one in the coalition talks about economic sancti

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 18 He asked that I photograph some of these sites and projects that proudly demonstrate how the people of the U.S. are gladly funding millions and billions of dolla

TORAH SCHOLARS Continued from Page 20 amount of esteem for its alumni serving in the IDF, but also by a no less profound respect for those serving behind the bookstands and volumes of Talmud. When, ac

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ISRAEL DISMAYED Continued from Front Cover German Bundestag that Israel is very concerned about the implications of this ruling, and that the parliament must do more than just make statements and shou

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real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Dealing With The Mortgage Tax One of the larger costs encountered in all purchase and refinance mortgages in New York State is the state mortgage ta

OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz ly to certain danger It is unheard of and unthinkable. And yet, in this country it is our realitya reality which dic to utilize their heads and their hearts in th

Becoming A More Informed Consumer Of News Reporters Notebook BY SAM SOKOL MIDDLE EAST CORRESPONDENT Bloggers are journalists too. At least that is the message that the Israeli Government Press Office

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover and searching for their answers will give us new insights into this time. Perhaps these answers will also direct us to where our efforts should lie. 1. We b

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 29 turned us around to full health. Just like an early heartattack warning that causes a person to turn around and now become extremely healthy again. Lets move on

marrying a nonJewish woman How do we read that he gambles with goyim That he makes bets with them How then do we read that this leader of Klal Yisrael, someone thoroughly proficient in halachah and ha

Question I have been dating for a couple of years through the regular channels of the shidduch system. A little over a year ago, when, admittedly, I was more naive and unsure about what I wanted, I da

situation from the beginning and relay the message you would like to give over. It is imperative for you to make sure the message reaches the boys ears. However, I do not believe it is appropriate to

Rabbi Algaze Leads Congressional Prayer Israel Bonds Architects Help Build The Nation On Wednesday, July 11, Rabbi David Algaze delivered the opening prayer at the U.S. House of Representatives in W

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Although it was very hot, the recent fast went well. Hopefully Tishah BAv will go well, too. Or better yet, Mashiach will come and we wont have to fast. Speaking o

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Dan Halloran For Congress BY ASHER E. TAUB In a retaliatory move for the Orthodox Jewish communitys voting for Bob Turner, the 9th Congressional District was chopped up and the predominantly Jewish di

City Councilman Dan Halloran center, Republican candidate for Congress, meeting with Asher Taub left and Dr. Joseph Frager right. inclination to fight this terrible threat. Yes, she will vote proIsra

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Take Us All Out To The Ball Game July 3 was upon us, as was our annual summer Maidenbaum Property Tax Reduction Group trip to Citi Field to witness our bel

It Was Evening, It Was Morning BOOK REVIEW BY MICHELE JUSTIC Lost in a world filled with evil Nazi monsters and no escape. Trapped in a pit of tragedy, cruelty, and despair. This is how we view the Ho

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, My husband, Baruch, definitely has some good qualities. But the fact that he can never say he is sorry has been a big problem in our marriage. Hes never been

where to go from here. I try to be compassionate and understanding, but I havent been able to break through this shield that he has developed years ago. Sometimes I try to be tough and wait for an apo

MINDBIZ Continued from Page 43 Baruch will grow into a more complete human being one day. That the pieces of him that broke during his challenging childhood may still be mended. By allowing himand eve

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Jewish Heritage Center 24 Years Of Kiruv BY LOREY FRIEDMAN On Sunday, June 10, people from near and far gathered to show their support, partnership, and appreciation to the Jewish Heritage Center of Q

caterers, to be a source of not only culinary excellence but great chizuk as well. Their Rosh Hashanah and Shavuos programs serve almost 500 people and their Pesach in Lancaster attracts more than 1,0

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Rabbi Avram Pollak, Menahel Rabbi Eli Zoldan, Judaic Studies Principal Rabbi David Abramchik, General Studies Principal Mesivta Yam HaTorah of the Five Towns Far Rockaway Your sons four years of Me

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CLASSIFIED ADS Continued from Page 53 MISCELLANEOUS Yeshiva of South Shore has some membership openings in its burial society. By purchasing an individual, couple or family membership, you will be en

News From The Hills Continued from Page 35 able to the Central Fund of Israel, 980 6th Avenue, New York, NY 10018. Please note Mishmeret Yesha on your check. Upcoming Events This Friday night, Shabbo

insights on THE TORAH Pinchas The Land Of Our Fathers BY RABBI YITZCHOK D. FRANKEL AGUDATH ISRAEL OF THE FIVE TOWNS To these you shall you apportion the land for an inheri tance, according to the nu

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PINCHAS Continued from Page 56 According to Rebbi Yoshiya, the land was simply passed down to the baei haAretz from the yotzei Mitzrayim, as if the latter were already the owners. According to Rebbi S

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Hewlett Residents Seek Transparency In Sale By Peter Halperin, Hewlett HRA The Hewlett Residents Association is voicing growing community concerns over the pending sale of a stru

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 59 tails on the sale until the transaction is finalized and refused to disclose the status of the sale of the building or the nature of what the building will


AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 60 inal method to prevent aviation disasters caused by birds getting sucked into the engines of airplanes. The guidelines excluded any approach that would kil

Dr. Don Engelberg, head of the yeshivas physics department, lent his considerable expertise to the team. He was joined by Rabbi Nachum Dinowitz, a rebbe and science coordinator, and Dr. Eric Bornstein

Community News From Around The World Inspiration Upon Rav Pams Yahrzeit, July 17 By Nini Rubin This years Annual Shuvu parlor meetingto be held at the home of Gedaliah and Rachael Weinberger 1757 East

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N DED EX N PA U EW HO RS Kollel Zichron Ephraim Heschels Halacha Hotline Of the Five Towns Far Rockaway Community R av Binyomin Forst, Regular Hours SundayThursday Erev Shabbos Yom Tov Motzai S

Community News Continued from Page 64 spiring and humbling to see so many children from spiritually and economically deprived backgrounds, taking such pride in their Torah chinuch and showing such ama

Community News Continued from Page 69 gether with her husband, an esteemed rav, maintain a close relationship with Stephanie and Marc. Marc and I have long considered observing taharas hamishpachah. W


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