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See Page 41 See Pages 4951 See Pages 35 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 14 NO. 36 23 IYAR 5774 MAY 23, 2014 Heres Bibi Jay

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover specific or clear answer. The one response that plays itself over in my mind is that when there is such a widely reported event like last weeks arrest of som

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 6 an infamous realestate enterprise in southern Jerusalem. Its expected that Olmert will be sentenced in July to at least six years in prison. Israel already has a

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TEXTS Continued from Front Cover daily lives, the more we find ourselves pondering the subtleties nuances of their senders deeper intentions. In some previous articles, I explored various games we pl

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TIME Continued from Front Cover Nancy Gibbs, editor of Time, should apologize. Rashid writes that it is a myth that Islam promotes Jewhatred and claims that nothing in the Koran or in the actions of t

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TIME Continued from Page 17 edest man in history, and to say that he was a Christian is to be tremendously ignorant, or to be disingenuous. Comfort makes a number of further points. In 1938, Nazi lead

eychanging, usury, and a loathing for productive labor which is scorned as beneath the dignity of the Jews in their bible called The Talmud. The Jews have not changed since the days when JC took up a

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover miraculously recapture and unify that ancient holy city. For us in this modern day of 2014, there is our inside Jerusalem, and then the Jerusalem that a good dea

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 24 that they claim as their own, a position that the United States does not disagree with. The uniform and consistent policy is that the Jews must go and that this will

OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Front Cover place of respite for saintly rabbis from all corners of the earth whose travels took them to that part of the world. And it wasnt just revered schola

OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Page 27 Katzes. Shlomo and Deborah and their wonderful children have been best friends to our family and we have taken turns sharing in each others times of joy

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insights on THE TORAH Bamidbar We Can All Get Along BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE From the Jewish nations exodus from Egypt until the second year in the desert when the Mishkan, tabernacle, was b

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Celebrate Israel Parade Keeping Things Fresh At 50 BY MICHELE JUSTIC How do we love Israel Let us count the WAZE. From the biblical age to the digital age, from the Kotel to Google headquarters, Israe

The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective Award Travel Bookers Dealspin Weekly BY STEVE LOBELL I spend a good portion of my day booking award travel, both for myself and others, as part of an award booking com

Dealspin Continued from Page 33 and come up with your own creative routing ideas, and then call them in. If it were easy, everyone would be doing it. 3. Be spontaneous. Some of the best award availabi

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Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Whats For Dinner Whats for lunch, Mom is Yosefs favorite question. Well, actually he enjoys asking about every meal of the day. As soon as one meal is serv

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MOTHERS MUSINGS Continued from Page 36 Yussie tells it like it is, but his favorite thing I do is watch TV Id better improve his impression. I guess he enjoys TV and finds it fun to watch game shows w

lyn, my mom worried that we would be too far away. Somehow she made sure to make the trek a few times a week to visit me on her way home from work. Please keep in mind that she worked in Queens, and a

Rsum Rules, Part 1 The Job Hunter BY RABBI MORDECHAI KRUGER Could you take a look at my rsum That would have to be the winner in the Awkward Questions Most Frequently Asked contest. The conversation u

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Monarch Madness Until recently, I never paid attention to occasional news about the sultan of Brunei. Sure, I knew that he was wealthiest man in the world t

time. According to the laws by which he lives, he is allowed to have many more. And he still might. But that is not as bad as it sounds. Since his palace has over 1,800 rooms, all of his wives, as wel

Setting Up Camp Continued from Page 43 about 18 inches tall, and the morah has to fill it every day while the kids are showing up. They cant keep the water in the pool from day to day, because its ful

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Critics Choice Violets Bake Shop BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Even the most discerning food aficionados agree that Violets Bake Shop is worth the trip. The shop has been featured on ABCTVs The Chew and e

insights on THE TORAH Bamidbar Every Jew Counts From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN Nine of the holiest rabbis cannot make a minyan. Enter one little bar mitzvah boy, and suddenly the minyan is

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Making The Perfect Gnocchi If youve never made homemade gnocchi, you have no idea what youre missing. Whether at home or in an authentic Italian restaurant, gnocchi made b

fer gnocchi to lightly floured baking sheet and put in freezer while you finish forming the gnocchi. You can freeze them completely if you plan to save them for another day. Bring a large pot of water

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MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, My wife, Rivky, is a nervous wreck How do I get her to calm down I love her so much and want to see her relaxed and happy. But shes always such a mess about o

nothing you say or do will help her fix the problem. Frankly, though its almost silly for me to try to diagnose Rivky without meeting her, it seems as if she struggles with some form of anxiety disord

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real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Youre Renting Out Your What Lately, I have been reading many articles about New Yorkers living in apartments who have been renting out space through

Response By Baila Sebrow Thank you for raising awareness of an unspoken and all too common dilemma. By publicly recounting your tale, you are bringing to the fore a situation that plagues older divorc

witnessed your earlier calamitous relationships. They also watched as you dealt not only with the aftermath of a divorce, but also with the challenging reality that men your age typically seek out muc

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Guest Who The pasuk says Bereishis 183, And he Avraham Avinu said My master, if I found favor in your eyes please pass not away from your servant. Rashi on S

Lag BOmer In Israel More Than Just A Bonfire The Year In Israel BY MAX FRUCHTER For the 32 days succeeding the second night of Pesach, haircuts, weddings, and other forms of joyous activities are proh

OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz We Won Many of us follow sports in one form or another. We enjoy going to sporting events, encouraging our kids to participate, and even playing sports for the les

On Sunday night, the night that much of the country spent making bonfires deep into the night, Maccabi TA played Real Madrid for the championship. Watching the game or at least the end of it, I was st

Machberes Continued from Page 61 have until such time that the donor and the recipient fully recover. The average recipient in America must wait six to eight years to receive an organ transplant. Rene

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS SKA Lights Up The Night Lag BOmer 5774 Bonfires Scavenger hunts Senior Shabbaton Tisch Lag BOmer this year at the Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls was observed in a variet

ing. Moishy participated in the Jerusalem Science Contest in nuclear science and also finished in fourth place among students around the country in Yeshiva Universitys National Bekiut program. Moishy

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 65 allergies and the importance of being aware and sensitive to their friends who have food allergies. All the allergy posters were wonderful. Congratulations

Americans hunted animals both for food and to use their fur for clothes and shelter. The students dressed up in Native American clothing, had their faces painted using Long Island clay, and drilled ho

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 68 a range of innovative activities and events, both at home and as a group, the Friendship Circle creates a special environment of acceptance and love, where

Rav Abuchatzeira has been involved in Yad LAchims rescue work in Eretz Yisrael for many years. Also appearing at the events will be Shmuel M., Yad LAchims top rescue unit commander, who will be appear

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 71 The evenings are geared for both men and women. Doors will open 730 p.m. and the program is set to begin at 815 p.m. For further information regarding the

mittee for the Preservation of Har HaZeitim, which sponsored the event. His brother, Abe Lubinsky, was the impetus behind the founding of the organization in May 2010. In his introduction, Mr. Lubinsk

Israel Parade Continued from Page 32 Ruth Westheimer, and more. But this years parade is on the very cusp of technological breakthroughs, featuring SpaceIL, an Israeli nonprofit that is building an un

To Be Chareidi BY YOCHANAN GORDON Congratulations to the Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team, because if it werent for their championship victory, this article probably never would have been born. Before

To Be Chareidi Continued from Page 77 posed to realign our sense of inclusiveness and mutual respect despite ideological differences that may at times divide us. Who of us claims to be greater than Ra

a massive undertaking, but they were not deterred. Many people were incredulous in those early days, doubting that anyone would be willing to live in YESHA with its uncertain future. But some understo

One Israel Fund Continued from Page 79 bined with other heroic partners has completely transformed the landscape of Judea and Samaria. A land that consisted of a modest population of 75,000 in 1993 is

Rav Kook Works To Ensure The Future If there is any Israeli personality who truly crosses all the religious, cultural, and social lines, it has to be Rav Kook, as he is affectionately known. As chief

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MISCELLANEOUS Yeshiva of South Shore has some membership openings in its burial society. By purchasing an individual, couple or family membership, you will be ensured of select plots in one of several

News From The Hills Continued from Page 89 ish world for his books and lectures. He has written a series of books of Jewish short stories, known as the Maggid Series, as well as other titles. He has l

Celebrating Lag BOmer Photo by Dr. Harris Saltzburg Over 500 children participated in the JEC of Elizabeths Lag BOmer parade at Nomahegan Park in New Jersey. Liska Rebbe, HaRav Tzvi Hersh Friedlande

letters to THE EDITOR Israels High Holy Days Dear Editor, When growing up in Brooklyn, I recall the twiceayear guests in our little shul. During the High Holy Days, even the publicschool kids came wit

strengthen my word that goes on Palestinian, Palestinian, Palestinian. Translation courtesy of Palestinian Media Watch This is the reality of how Arab children are raised in the Palestinian Authorityc

Community News Continued from Page 93 Other tempting treats include Ritas twist on an oldfashioned favorite, Milkshakes, made with Ritas famous OldFashioned Frozen Custard and available in a variety o

of performing well in school, unmotivated, or just not trying hard enough. These students often disengage with school, perform poorly, and may even be at risk to leave the derech. In spite of their le

Congressmen for Israel BY TOBY KLEIN GREENWALD In midMay, Congressmen Andrew P. Harris, M.D., and Ron DeSantis, Republicans from Maryland and Florida, respectively, were in Israel as part of a weeklon

Congressman Ron DeSantis and his wife, Casey Black DeSantis, visiting Sde Boaz in Gush Etzion money to the Palestinian Authority and there is no need to do that until it exhibits different behavior,

Congressmen Continued from Page 97 ple in the State Department can understand it. DeSantis The State Department has a lot of bureaucrats who have a groupthink that is at best antiIsrael. I think thing


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