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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover In a sense this was a peek into the contradictory enigma that Peres was. He greatly desired peace but he was also a man of war. As defense minister and prime


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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 6 destructive designs of Abbas and his minions surrounding fragile Israel. But Abbasdespite his encouragement for his subjects and followers to commit terror acts a

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 9 did not win the greatest victory that we aspired to release from the need to win victories. Obama was saying that Peres expressed disappointment in the fact that

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 10 brought an emotional warmth to the fore and even a tear, as my mind wandered back to the good old days in shul. At some point in the davening over Rosh Hashanah, it

AVODAH Continued from Front Cover seats or on the shtenders, awaiting the congregants that went out to catch some fresh air and come back to the asarah harugei malchus. Its after the kedushah, the cha

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AVODAH Continued from Page 14 The Kohen Gadol, in the guise of rabbis and roshei yeshivos who came to Israel since the inception of the State, finally came out of hiding, displaying the flag of the ho

contacts in both Israel and the States, Mark is able to keep communication and coordination flowing seamlessly. The J. Mark team in Israel is able to converse with the local workers, removing some of

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The Hidden World Of Shidduchim BY RAV ARYEH ZEV GINZBERG CHOFETZ CHAIM TORAH CENTER Over the past decade, when the calendar turned to Tu BAv, known as the yom tov of shidduchim, multiple articles hav

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Rabbi Krohn To Speak At Community Event For Refuah Of Raquel Marton Katz By Ruchama Schnaidman As the Days of Judgment near, our hearts tremble as we rush to come closer to Gd and accrue merits. What

WORLD OF SHIDDUCHIM Continued from Page 19 Of course not. The Rebbe asked him to think back to his dating experiences maybe there was someone he had hurt Rabbi Kaufman pondered a while and remembered

engaged to a girl from Carlsbad and we were engaged for three months, but for certain reasons I broke off the shidduch. Since I caused pain to this bas Yisrael, it was decreed in Shamayim that I be bu

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WORLD OF SHIDDUCHIM Continued from Page 25 whichever organization the couples are working with. The couples will be given the names of the singles, to daven that they should quickly find their zivugim

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Birthdays Birthdays are fun. Birthdays are an opportunity to pay homage to the person who was born on that day. Its also an excuse to overindulgeno birthda

The Koren Yizkor Memories And Meaning REVIEWED BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Published by Yeshiva University, The Koren Yizkor Memory and Meaning is a unique doublesided volume that includes the complete

New Year, New Place Nofei HaShemesh, the neighborhood in which we live, opened about eight years ago. At that time, along with receiving new residents, we opened our community shul under the rabbinic

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Recognizing Financial Abuse Domestic Violence In The Jewish Community, Part 4 BY SHALOM TASK FORCE It was hard for Rachel to recognize the signs at the beginning. Her husband, Avi, made seemingly inno

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BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian GazalnuWe Stole The Yamim Noraim were reaching their climax. The shul was packed with men wrapped in talleisim and women

tiguous properties, we tell the buyer that it is yashar vatov for him to find another property for sale and allow the neighbor to purchase the land adjacent to his. If someone purchases a field subjec

Dear Esther, As we begin the new year, I realize that its been a long time since Ive started a new year feeling happy with my life. Things are just not good. I struggle financially and I fear that my

Just so you know, Im in my late fiftiesnot a spring chicken, but also not so old that I should be calling it a day. How do I change my life or, at the very least, my attitude Downtrodden Dear Downtrod

Its A Small World A penny, quarter, or dollar bill on the groundlost money. You smile as you pick this up from the ground in an area where there is no one to return it to. Extra cash, money for charit

The lyrics of Its a Small World resonate with me. Its a world of laughter a world of tears Its a world of hope and a world of fears Theres so much that we share, that its time were aware Its a small w

Does Divorce Need To Be Ugly BY ESTHER M. SCHONFELD, ESQ. Men tell me that Ive saved their marriages. It costs them a fortune in shoes, but its cheaper than a divorce. So Im still useful, you see. Man

Forgiveness, Healing, And The High Holy Days BY JULIE LEVITT ROBERTS Forgiveness is never easy. Its even harder if youre suffering from a debilitating illness. In 2004, life as I knew it was brought t

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman FashionForward Being a fashionista is not my thing. Yet each year, just before the yamim tovim approach, I suddenly become clothes conscious. It never fails

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen too much too soon, and had people on a high, thinking there would be peace when in truth they were still far away from any workable deal. their car

A Decade Of Chazaq Celebrated At Gala Dinner By Sergey Kadinsky As summer comes to an end, there is one event that brings together the rabbis, elected officials, activists, business leaders, and volun

Yaniv Meirov, Mendy Deutch, R Ahron Walkin, R Ilan Meirov, and R Yitzy Oelbaum Councilman Rory Lancman received Chazaqs Community Advocacy Award licschool students. These programs have changed the l

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword The Nobel Statesmen BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Carnivals 6. Advanced HS classes 9. Not live 14. Legendary composer Morricone 15. Caviar 16. Genevas river 17. Ment

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NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 45 nization that made it possible. Along with their respective wives, Sharona and Aliza, they were honored as examples of individuals who have benefited from Ch

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Just Visiting BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Yom Kippur is a good time to work on our mitzvos, such as the mitzvah of bikur cholim. Especially since no one you know is feeling well. Not a lot of people give t

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Just Visiting Continued from Page 56 speakerphone and all of you could sing into the phone. Finding out what he needs and making it available is also bikur cholim. Maybe you can pop in and get his kid

Advice From YidParenting Resenting Shabbos BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS Q. We have what I like to consider a normal Jewish home. However, my kids really resent Shabbos, and it has become a depressing day. My

Another Frontier Of Prejudice Ageism BY ANITA KAMIEL , RN, MPS Headlines abound with reports of prejudices with respect to racism, sexism, misogynism, nativism, antiSemitism, and on and on. However, t

optimized so those interacting with seniors have no excuse for impatience. The elderly must be the stewards of their own good health. Seniors must direct decisions regarding their health. Find a doc

DATING FORUM Continued from Page 63 Rather, she might simply be a carefree, lighthearted young woman who perhaps doesnt take life too seriously. That is a trait few are blessed with. And that she does

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430 am Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Mishnah Berurah Rabbi Shmuel Grossman 500 am Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Magid Shiur Rabbi Shmuel Grossman 515 am Y.I. of Woodmere Magid Shiur Rabbi Rafael Fink 530 am Chofet

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Rosen Hotels Continued from Page 66 rael dairy, and pareve. Zaydes can provide catering for any size group, from a small gathering of 25 people to a large convention or celebration of 800 people. In a

OU Mission Continued from Page 69 MOU between Israel and the United States. Benjamin Cardin DMd. spoke in favor of the MOU as well as the need to strengthen the Iran Sanctions Act and laws against the

insights on THE TORAH Teshuvah Fallacies From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN The Shabbos between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur is called Shabbos Teshuvah or Shabbos Shuvah. The title of the Shabb

Teaching Hebrew Or Acquiring Hebrew Our Common Language B Y G AV R I E L A R Y E H S A N D E R S As any linguist will affirm, the best way to learn another language is in situ, in a place where it

get languagenatural communication in which speakers are concentrated not in the form of their utterances, but in the communicative act. The learned system or learning is the product of formal instruct

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DRS Champs The Magen David preseason basketball tournament has been an annual event for the last 20 years. Traditionally, it is the opening game for teams in the yeshiva league and it creates a great

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Tootering At HALB Some children held their ears, some looked up in wideeyed wonder, and some laughed joyfully as is the tekiyah sound, that Hashem the king shevarim and teruah so

school students, Dr. Shapiro and his team are able to identify individual school technology profiles, benchmark the health of technology engagement, and design strategies to address identified issues.

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 81 ranks. In addition, Fire Prevention Day gives us the opportunity to educate the public on the importance of fire prevention and safety, and teach individua

HANC students gather before the first presidential debate Eugene Robinson of the Washington Post and MSNBC, and Stephen Hayes of the Weekly Standard and Fox News, who analyzed the question What Issue

Labor Coalition Endorses Kathleen Rice For Reelection Congresswoman Kathleen Rice was endorsed recently by four major labor unions representing thousands of workers on Long Island as she seeks reelect

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POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 84 mately funded at the same level as public schools. In addition to its advocacy team, Teach NYS also employs school resource specialists who work with Jewish da

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37 Cyclists From Across The U.S. Join Wounded IDF Veterans For Bike Ride Throughout Israel Supporters of the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces FIDF recently concluded a sixday bicycle ride through

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Calvary To Host 10th Annual Spiritual Care Day Calvary Hospital is to host its 10th annual Spiritual Care Day on Wednesday, October 19. The hospital will be collaborating for the first time with the F

Community News Continued from Page 95 YCQ ParentChild Slichot Learning Program By Eitan Adler On motzaei Shabbat, September 24, Yeshiva of Central Queens invited students in grades 58 and their paren

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Community News Continued from Page 96 Exciting Club Fair At YUHSG Central to the educational philosophy of Yeshiva University High School for Girls is the commitment to educate the whole student, rec

Secrecy In Shidduchim Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN A young woman had some extra heart tissue, which caused an irregular heartbeat. She had ablation surgery, and she is fine now. Do her paren

Halachic Musings Continued from Page 99 3. Hashavas aveidahReturning a lost item to its owner. This can be found in the Pischei Teshuvah in Orech Chaim Chapter 156 4. Lo sonu ish es amiso Vayikra 2517

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