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See Pages 35 See Pages 106107 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Page 71 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 16 NO. 50 6 ELUL 5776 SEPTEMBER 9, 2016 FROM THE

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover he just need us and our votes Now that Labor Day is behind us, they say that this campaign between Mr. Trump and Hillary Clinton has begun in earnest. At the

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FEATURES Aliyah Chronicle Shmuel Katz 87 45 92 34 76 72 99 49 32 69 104 12 46 38 64 68 50 71 70 52 58 36 Business Halacha R Meir Orlian Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordechai Schmutter

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 6 While there are a good number of Jews in high places in Washington, there is also an unusual discomfort on behalf of elements of the community when Jewish influen

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 9 the next four years. For now this is what it is, and Adelson is apparently at that moment now. Finally, Americans in Israelparticularly those residing in Judea an

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover to sit when you go to shul on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur a little less than a month from now. In some places, where you sit can be determined by a combination

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover mother passed away from cancer. The child was distraught from the teasing and bullying, and did not come back the following year. A girl with a darker compl

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 14 Bais Yaakovs, and camps. Even if no one is stealing someone elses shoes, the onaas devarim, and often even the physical abuse, exists in our environments as wel

FINAL GOODBYE Continued from Front Cover good, how to give them chizuk so that they could carry on even when they faced trials and tribulations. We lost Faygee on Monday night to an accidental heroin

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CHANGING COURSE Continued from Front Cover hopefully reach the mountaintop of spiritual heights and ecstasy. Without their direction, we would never be able to do so on our own. Beginning with Shivah

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CHANGING COURSE Continued from Page 19 of a bechiyah shel chinam, will be when Bnei Yisrael cry with a bechiyah shel mamash, a cry of substance. Only a cry for purpose can undo the effects of a cry fo

we yet destined to suffer, chas vshalom, until we finally experience bechiyah shel mamash The Chofetz Chaim, ztl, offers much comfort and direction. He explains that when Bnei Yisrael cried for naught

Hundreds Of KOC Stars Enjoy An Exciting Time In The Lone Star State The day Kids of Courage had been anxiously awaiting finally arrived. On Thursday, August 18, some 130 seriously ill children made th

better feeling than the rush of a roller coaster you never thought youd be able ride. An erev Shabbos barbecue was next on the schedule, followed by Shabbos prep along with professional portraittaking

Courage In Dallas Continued from Page 25 agers discovered that the amazing KOC logistics team had transformed the ballroom into an incredible stage, prepared for an epic lipsync battle. Every camper g

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Spending Summer Behind Bars With Aleph The mattresses were thinner there, with dangerous gangs and no air conditioning. So why did he want to transfer back Because at that first correctional facility,

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Question The story of my life is sad. I was married for a long time. It was not a good marriage, but it was not so terrible either. Over the years, I thought about getting divorced, but I always chick

have ever had about you are by now most probably extinguished. However, we dont know how accurate the details you hear about your exs life are, so trying to see if you can reconcile would not be such

Kitten Around BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER We apparently own a cat, or possibly five. I dont know. How do you take legal ownership of a cat I ask because I dont want to do it by accident. We kind of fell in

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Kitten Around Continued from Page 34 really a kitten person. But I am a baby person, so I guess my fatherhood instinct kicked in. I keep getting this urge to teach them to swim. My wife, meanwhile, is

parent and child is more powerful and special than a friendship. 4. Your older children will resent their siblings if they feel forced to watch them. Were not talking about minor sibling rivalry were

Bite Your Tongue When I went to retrieve my mail the other morning, I noticed a postcard stuck between my bills and magazines. I looked at the picture on the front and laughed. It was a famous Norman

focus on not speaking ill of others, appreciate that, respect that, and try it yourself. If the whole community worked on this mitzvah, imagine the kind of people and community we could become. Its ex

Sea To Shining Sea Exploring Jewish Heritage In Morocco BY ESTHER SCHONFELD AND BARBARA NOVAK Traveling It leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller. Ibn Battuta, medieval Moroccan trav

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Morocco Continued from Page 40 museum in the Arab world. Our guide throughout the tour was a Moroccan Jew, Rafi Elmaleh, who returned from Israel to live in Casablanca. Rafi specializes in the 2,000ye

years ago when he was just a child. The 500yearold synagogue in Marrakesh, located in the mellah, was beautiful. The mellah in Marrakesh, with its narrow winding streets, was rich with evidence of our

Yerushalayim The Hidden Gem BY JOSEPH FRAGER, MD The word Yerushalayim is cryptic. It is found 660 times in Nach. Last weeks Torah reading, Parashas Reeh, is one of the 19 places it is found hidden in

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Majority Compromise Mr. Landau, a builder, had just finished doing extensive renovations on Mr. Naimans house. When the

Dear Esther, Im writing to you because of my concern about our 11yearold son, Gabe. I worry about his shyness. My husband doesnt seem to lose any sleep over it, but then again, he doesnt lose sleep ov

affinity for pets Might he enjoy doing some volunteer work with them Maybe he would enjoy walking neighbors dogs for them. Be creative and see if you can figure out something enticing that will help g

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 45 A. Let us first review similar cases discussed by the poskim. Reuven gave Shimon thread to weave into cloth for a certain amount of money. Shimon outsourced the

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow The Noble Pas Price There is a commonly accepted custom to eat only pas Yisrael during the Aseres Yemei Teshuvah. Our bread, bagels, cakes, and muffins shoul

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen On The Wrong Track The new soapoperalike saga in the Israeli government involves arrangements for upgrades, maintenance, and repairs to the countrys

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Worrying Up A Storm Once Labor Day passes, summer is over. It means no more swimming, because regardless of how hot it is, lifeguards are no longer on duty

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The Three Levels Of Systematic Estate Planning Level One The Wealth Counselor B Y M I C H A E L P. R A P P S We estateplanning experts often say that there are two estatetax systems one for the inform

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Wealth Counselor Continued from Page 58 Why Consult An Attorney For NonTaxable Estates Since the estate tax exemption is 5.45 million per person, fewer people will leave taxable estates. Nevertheless

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Warren Levi Continued from Page 60 skills. They feel good about themselves and look forward to taking classes again this year. There is no other dojo like it. Warren himself cares so much about our co

I am learning how to blog so I can post realestaterelated news on my website and on my Facebook page. We get homework assignments. First we have to choose a topic and a headline, then write an outline

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NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 64 gives a thoughtprovoking and captivating pilpul halachah shiur that will keep you engaged and excited. Rabbi Yaakov Zvi Nierman has depth and breadth in hala

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Quiet Time BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Chip Frappuccino 5. Like Natalie Portman in Black Swan 10. Deli staple 14. Roth and Wallach 15. Standard 16. At first, Davi

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An MVP Summer MVP at Camp Seneca Lake, the premier Orthodox Jewish boys basketball camp, celebrated its eighth consecutive season of recordbreaking registra Intermediate MVP champs, the Clippers Fiv

Prepare For Yom Tov With Dorash Dovid BY URIEL GREENWOOD The moadim, the Jewish holidays, are the highlights of the Jewish year. Often we are so involved in the physical and logistical preparations fo

Summers Of Science At YUHSG One of the hallmarks of a Central Yeshiva University High School for Girls education is the opportunity to participate in the schools oneofakind Science Institute, an innov

ern blots and conducted procedures such as gel electrophoresis and sodium carbonate protein extraction. She also experienced the painstaking guesswork of scientific discovery as she and her fellow res

Community News Continued from Page 73 loyal retail clients or institutional investors. He pointed to significantly higher U.S. sales since 2011, including three consecutive years20132015in which U.S.

ideal form. We at Netzach act, abiding by the Torah, which is why we are completing this masechta as our introduction to military service. Rabbi Yaron David, a rabbi from Nachal Chareidi Foundation, s

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS A New Era For Yeshiva Nishmas Hatorah With much siyatta dShmaya, Yeshiva Nishmas Hatorah is finishing construction on its newly acquired building. Located in Old Woodmere, the bu

Bezras Hashem, it will be a makom Torah, where all talmidim, past and present, will feel comfortable bruchniyus ubgashmius. The yeshiva is looking forward to a year of continued hatzlachah in all area

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 77 layim, Rabbi Karp continued his studies at Yeshiva Ohr HaChaim in Queens. He received his semichah from Rabbi Zalman Nechemia Goldberg, shlita, in Eretz Yi

LongDistance Limud Rav Shlomo Avigdor Altusky, the rosh yeshiva of Beis Medrash Heichal Dovid at Far Rockaways Yeshiva Darchei Torah, recently visited Eretz Yisrael. While there, he visited and confer

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 78 and to temper our emotions in order to be more available in a positive way for our families. Topics include Are You Always Tuned in to the Same Frequency L

Aryeh Moskowitz with a community member in Miami Beach rosh hayeshiva of Yeshiva Darchei Torah Just want to let you know what an incredible job youve done with your talmidim. We had the benefit of se

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 81 Stacey Pheffer Amato Joins JCCRP For Knapsack Distribution Event As the summer winds down and the community gears up for the coming school year, the Jewis

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 82 This area is such a wonderful neighborhood to live and raise a family in, which already has so many amenities and conveniences right here. Working together

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 84 Two Arrested Past Burglary. August 28. Two additional suspects that were wanted in connection to the burglary which transpired on Thursday, August 25, were

The Buddy We had our 23rd first day of school last week, which, in the modern era, means that we sent WhatsApp pictures to the entire family of the three youngest kids not until January or February wh

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 87 out of his mind and not making any trouble. His teacher helped. Each morning she would tell Goldie in Hebrew what that days schedule would be, and she would the

Government Minister Recognizes 20 Years Of Berlin Rabbis Community Service German Foreign Minister Steinmeier met last week with the rabbi of the Jewish community in Berlin, Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal. Dur

Zaka Volunteers At TelAviv Building Collapse On September 5, a building collapsed in Ramat Hahayal, TelAviv. Magen David Adom MDA, Israels ambulance service, declared a masscasualty event and dozens o

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Leaders Of Hempstead And Shomron Issue Declaration Of Cooperation Town of Hempstead Supervisor Anthony J. Santino, along with Councilmen Bruce Blakeman and Anthony DEsposito, met with leaders of the S

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 99 the globe, backed by sincere government officials who are committed to the mutual benefit of their countries, communities, and their local residents. Hempstead

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POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 100 dedicated her life to public service. She will bring integrity and passion to serving the families of Far Rockaway and Bayswater and I urge everyone to suppor

letters to THE EDITOR Winning At Swimming Thanks To Councilman Richards Dear Editor, I am writing to share with the community my recent experience with Councilman Donovan Richards and to express my tr

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