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BET EL DINNER Continued from Front Cover sonalities in the Jewish and proIsrael communities. Highlighting the evenings proceedings was Congresswoman Michele Bachmann of Minnesota, former candidate for

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover bration. It was 23 years ago next week, on the sixth day of Chanukah, that we experienced the lifechanging event of having our Chanukah celebration turn into sud

some standard kind of levayah. He probably additionally understood that if he did not do it this way, then we, his children, would, through all the busyness in our individual lives, just neglect the f

BET EL DINNER Continued from Page 14 Brian Decker, a senior vicepresident of Bear, Stearns, and Company was presented with the Shomer Bet El award for his constant dedication to Israels survival. Earl

ERETZ YISRAEL Continued from Front Cover cult questions. The Ta Chozi in the Yerushalmi gives the answers to many of the Ta Shama in the Bavli. Nevertheless, a visit to Eretz Yisrael also creates new

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover would allow Jews and Arabs to live side by side in peace have been revealed. Those in the Arab world have failed in its objective of destroying the State of

have been living amongst Jews in Israel for many decades. That is, of course, unless the objective here is to establish a Palestinian state at some point that has a policy that does not allow Jews to

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OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Front Cover who was reading Tehillim from a book with Hebrew on one side of the page and Arabic on the opposite page. Four rows behind me sat a young woman with

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MIKVEH PROJECT Continued from Front Cover and later, childrenfor my sudden unavailability, convinced that every person hurrying on that Jerusalem street was staring at me and knew exactly what I had i

its goal of outreach, this project has taken up the cause of inreach and has gone out of its way to make it acceptable and open to the heterogeneity of all halachic opinions. It will have seven pools,

OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Page 25 the classroom should include an analysis of daily and Shabbos prayers, with discussion of their application to presentday issues affecting our youth. How

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Syrian Mortar Lands In Israel UN Reinforcements On Golan Heights BY ANAV S I LV E R M A N The IDF confirmed that a Syrian mortar shell landed near an IDF base on the border between Israel and Syria in

Yom Kippur War, which Israel then annexed, a UN force was deployed in the region to monitor the ceasefire between Syria and Israel. Today there are about 800 UN peacekeepers patrolling the Syrian side

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The Rambam Ravens Memphis Odyssey This year, Rambam Mesivtas Ravens varsity basketball team, along with Coach Judah Rhine and Carol Rhine, traveled to Memphis for the annual Cooper Yeshiva invitationa

Question Please dont think I am selfish, due to what I am about to tell you. I am a girl in my late twenties, and still not married. Until recently, my parents had held back my younger siblings from d

as possible, because they were sensitive to your feelings, while at the same time trying to be fair to their younger children. From a realistic viewpoint, you understand that withholding your younger

DATING FORUM Continued from Page 39 to you, and now you must return the favor and allow her to find her shidduch without making her feel like she is betraying you. You need to focus on yourself and fi

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Inside Chanukah Fascinating And Intriguing Insights On Chanukah, Its Miracles, And Its History BY ARYEH PINCHAS STRICKOFF ingredients of this korban was olive oil, but the Torah does not require that

the period of prophets and open miracles had long since ceased, the Shechinah Hashems Divine Presence has never left the Jewish people. Just as there is a residue left behind when oil is removed, so t

Inside Chanukah Continued from Page 43 the Menorah service immediately after the discussion of Sukkos, which could have been placed anywhere else in the Torah, is eyeopening. The Torah is hinting here

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Buyer Beware BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER I think I speak on behalf of everyone when I say it is not easy to figure out what to buy people for Chanukah. Especially since theres a certain disparity between h

might as well give up, because your lack of coordination is hurting the country. Or how about those kitchen appliancesegg slicers, banana slicers, Slap Chopsthat make cutting things easier Instead of

The Real Key To Weight Loss BY DR. RACHAEL SCHINDLER Part 2 I teach my clients to work on speeding up their metabolisms and understanding the key hormones in terms of weight loss. Most people dont be

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Fun At The DMV Even under normal circumstances, I am not a fan of the Department of Motor Vehicles, or as it is commonly referred to, the DMV. And last week

THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 49 of a boredlooking woman. She handed over a form, mumbling something about filling it out and then going to wait on yet another line. I say mumbling because w

Rambam Ravens Continued from Page 37 ish comedian who had most of the crowd rolling on the floor. Shabbos morning davening took place at the Cooper Yeshiva and was followed by several divrei Torah fro

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Bikur Cholims Annual Brunch PHOTOS BY IVAN H NORMAN Big Shoes To Fill BY RABBI AVROHOM SEBROW While a gentile may wake up in the morning and immediately eat

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National Honors Society Induction At SKA PHOTO BY IRA THOMAS CREATIONS Above, the most recent class of students at HALBs SKA High School for Girls to be inducted into the Reut Chapter of the National

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 53 this point and says regarding tying that preference is always given to the left. It should therefore follow that if one is wearing boots with zippers, he shoul

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Dipping Sauce Ingredients 1 cup soy sour cream 1 Tbsp. pickle relish 2 Tbsp. grated lemon zest 2 tsp. zaatar sea salt and black pepper Directions Whisk all ingredients tog

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian A Powerful Question A week after Hurricane Sandy swept throughout their state, the Blums still had no electricity. They

A Five Towns Simcha PHOTO COLLAGE BY NAOMI COHEN OF GLAMOROUS PICS Danielle Greenfield, daughter of Adena and Michoel Greenfield, celebrated her bat mitzvah on December 2 at Congregation Beth Sholom.

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5TJT Puzzle Rabbinic Anagrams BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Nana author 5. Compaq products 8. Voil 13. Black, in poetry 14. Like some muscles 16. Book of Genesis wife 17. Depressed 18. Part of a prophetic d

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 60 Next week, iyH, we will discuss whether the defendant could be forced to pay when he did not realize that his admission was being recorded. Money Matters Damag

insights on THE TORAH Vayeishev Pastured Tribes BY RABBI YITZCHOK D. FRANKEL AGUDATH ISRAEL OF THE FIVE TOWNS And his brothers went to pasture their fathers flock or to pasture themselves in Shechem.

Soul Splitting The Afterlife BY DR. BERNIE KASTNER This is a big topic and I will only succinctly scratch the surface in this article. I delve into this in detail in my upcoming book Back to the After

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, I am the oldest of three sisters. There is a threeyear age difference between me and Miriam and a oneandahalfyear age difference between Miriam and Chani. Whe

essary, in order to be a player in their perceived fascinating world of the older sibling. Hopefully, at some point, a healthier sense of self kicks in and they realize that its just not happening and

Stitches, Beauty, And Halachah Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN Shabbos is an institution that has kept the Jewish people alive for thousands of years. Shabbos is also viewed as the flag of the

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Gemara Celebration At YOSS Last Thursday, the fifth grade of Yeshiva of South Shore celebrated a milestone, a special simcha the boys will remember fondly for years to come. The

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 71 and practical steps that can be implemented right away in classrooms and homes. The program was opened by Ephraim Kutner, chairman of the board of Madraigo

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 72 vative services and programs geared toward helping teens and young adults overcome lifes everyday challenges one step at a time. Their goal is to provide a

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 75 presentation was followed by a lively questionandanswer session, as well as a per ence. Many thanks as well to Rabbi Ben Zion Chait, formerly of Florida,

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 76 those who are confused about what to eat, those having difficulty controlling blood sugar, those who have experienced serious consequences of the disease s

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 78 witnessed and would like to publicly thank. The mesivta is presently housed in the Young Israel of Bayswater and they were glad to hear that the building w

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 80 An Unforgettable Shabbos In Belle Harbor By a Belle Harbor Resident Last Shabbos, Parashas Vayishlach, Congregation Ohab Zedek celebrated its first Shabbo

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Inadvertently left out of last weeks column about the Heart Team was a special thanks and recognition to Michael Vatch and Simcha Shain, who handled a great deal o

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News From The Hills Continued from Page 87 opportunity to express their feelings, wonder, and interpretations about the world around them. They feel respected that they are valued and their ideas and

Project Nivneh A Division Of Achiezer BY RAIZY GOLDBERG The water came rushing in faster than anyone could have imagined. Hurricane Sandy arrived with furious force to our area. Far Rockaway, the Five

Project Nivneh Continued from Page 97 sponse time, and warm support are on the rise. To date, the partner system is working amazingly well. Overwhelmed families can now be boosted by the calm and pati

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Join us for our 11th year in Florida Hosted by JEFF BRAVERMAN DAVID GROSS returns as our Passover Director ScholarsinResidence Featuring RABBI DR. NORMAN LAMM Chancellor of Yeshiva University Beach

Community News From Around The World Hope Amid The Ruins YU Students Impressive Relief Efforts By Rochelle Maruch Miller The Center for the Jewish Future of Yeshiva University has organized a number o

Community News Continued from Page 101 cago, and member of the Moetzes Gedolei HaTorah, will be speaking, as will special guest Dayan Aron Dovid Dunner, dayan, Hisachdus Hakehillos, London, and Mr. Na

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In Honor Of Levi BY YOCHANAN GORDON This past Tuesday evening, the 20th of Kislev, marked what would have been the bar mitzvah celebration of Levi Yitzchak Wolowik, obm. In a heartwarming show of supp

Community News Continued from Page 102 CME is defined as any educational activity that maintains, develops, or increases the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that doct

letters to THE EDITOR Thank You, RCCS Dear Editor, I would like to publicly express my hakaras hatov to the Ribbono shel Olam for such a wonderful organization like RCCS. On account of RCCS, I am able

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