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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover and the struggle and hopes for the future. Amongst other speakers and presenters, the keynote address was delivered by former U.S. Ambassador to the United N

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 6 Just take a look at what is going on, the ambassador said. Libya, Sudan, Nigeria, Egypt, Somalia, and Yemen are all in or close to being in the grasp of ISIS. He

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 11 Despite the welloiled and efficient way the city runs under Israeli management and direction, the U.S.led by President Obamanever misses a chance to talk about t

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 12 purchase of a building in what is now referred to as the Moslem Quarter in the Old City of Jerusalem. I spoke with Mark this week about the purchase and trying t

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover 44yearold recipient, lived an extra five years. The next transplants took place in 1952 in Paris and 1954 in Boston. Initially, the Tzitz Eliezer Vol. VIII

requires us to endanger our lives to save others. Shockingly, as the SMA points out, Rav Karo does not cite this view in his Shulchan Aruch. The SMA explains that Rav Karo changed his mind and did not

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 17 when the organ is available from another or if there will be a possibility of an organ available at additional expense 7. Can one harvest a kidney from a child

It is theoretically possible that LDKT will continue to advance to the point that this halachah changes, but at this point these complications still exist. Other Halachic Issues There are also a few

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover good a time as any to review the experience that left quite a lifelong, indelible impression. As those from the last century know, things have been dramatically

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 20 But then finally he arrived. I can still feel the relief and satisfaction that comes with a plan working out. My father drove up the camps long driveway and parked h

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OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Page 22 ticipate in this conversation involving me, two other lawyers, and the judges law clerk. Dave, you sound so relaxed. Where are you asked one of the lawye

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HERITAGE PRESERVATION Continued from Page 24 Affairs chairman Ed Royce and ranking member Eliot Engel House Democratic whip Steny Hoyer Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz Rep

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Celebrating Learning At YOSS PHOTOS BY IRA THOMAS CREATIONS HERITAGE PRESERVATION Continued from Page 26 Mr. Lewan shared anecdotal details of how Rabbi Kestenbaum convinced Senator Ted Kennedy to su

News From The Hills Continued from Page 9 always planned. Bnos Malka Academy wanted feedback on its new lunch program. Executive director Michael Salzbank explained, We launched a new program this yea

FTMI Mesila Investing In Marital Bonds As many were busy with graduations, Fathers Day, and summercamp preparation, members of the local community and beyond were fortunate to take part in a groundbr

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THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Beach Snacking These are the days when your soul feels like singing as it comes alive again, awakened by the call of the sunshine beckoning you out of hiding, inviting you

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman A License To Lie Telling a lie is never a good thing. But, as with everything else in life, there are times when it is necessary. At moments such as these,

insights on THE TORAH Chukkas Whos Afraid Of Big, Bad Og From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN Believe it or not, there was a time when Moses was afraid. Yes, the greatest leader of all timethe m

imous righteousness Why would Moshe be worried about the spiritual merit of conduct tainted by such ulterior motives The answer, it would seem, is that although Ogs motives were far from unselfish, th

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 37 Levi asked, What constitutes accepting responsibility Saying Leave it with me is considered accepting responsibility, answered Rabbi Dayan. Simply saying Leave

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Assuming Adulthood The boy spent weeks in preparation for his bar mitzvah. When the moment arrived, he relished the opportunity to read the Torah. He had fin

insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters What Mortal Knowledge Cannot Grasp BY RABBI ELI TOUGER The term chukim refers to those mitzvos whose rationale cannot be grasped by human intellect. Wi

of our souls, enabling us to develop a more complete bond with Him. To underscore the unique contribution represented by the laws of the Red Heifer, the Torah refers to them as chukkas haTorah, the de

Living Like Animals Continued from Page 41 ing his pillow to find the cool side, and doing that thing where you wake up and have a momentary panic about where you are. Oh, Im in a bear. OK. I was scar

Question I married the first girl I went out with, and after a short time we both realized that it was a mistake. We tried to make it work, but we were very different from each other. Even though my e

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword A Hard Place BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Rainbow maker 6. Hummus holder 10. Mouth 14. Sri 15. Some cholent beans 16. Holy structure 17. Athlete who plays with 41A

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DAFYOMISHIURIM In the 5 Towns Far Rockaway Area 430 am 500 am 515 am 530 am 545 am 600 am Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Mishnah Berurah Rabbi Shmuel Grossman Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Magid Shiur Rabbi Shmuel Gro

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real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Investment Craze The interest rates for bank accounts have been at rock bottom for so long that many of us tend to forget that, not too many years a

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MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, My father was a successful doctor. He always made an excellent living and felt good about himself. People respected him and looked up to him. I am one of thre

what they are and who they want to be. Obviously this does not guarantee a successful career, as evidenced by the number of people who flit around from one profession to the next. But at least they fe

Torah Vodaaths 1 Million Gift Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM On Sunday evening, June 21, thousands of Orthodox Jews converged on the cavernous Palace H

to be judges for Klal Yisrael. Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz, nursinghome magnate in California and soninlaw of Rabbi Belsky, expounded on the concept of sameach bchelko, being content with what one has, cas

I Am Humbled My Journey BY MICHELE HERENSTEIN I am truly humbled. When I first started writing about my journey, my reasons were numerous. I wanted to reduce the stigma associated with eating disorder

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My Journey Continued from Page 54 would say to my friends, I am deciding not to get help and I am saying this rationally, and then I would list my concrete reasons for not wanting to get help. I wante

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JEC Celebrates 60 Years Of Excellence At RTMA It was a night of celebration, reunion, and networking for over 450 parents, faculty, alumni, and friends of the Jewish Educational Center who came togeth

Lev Tov honorees Howard and Charlotte Block invited to recite the hadran as part of a communitywide siyum mishnayot done in celebration of RTMAs 60th anniversary. The live finale of the competition w

Touro Honors Retiring Officials The Touro College and University System conferred an honorary doctorate on Dr. Jay Sexter, the provost, CEO, and vicepresident for academic affairs for the Harlem and M

Alan Schoor Hunter College and a second masters from the University of Southern California in counseling psychology. Dr. Sexter lives in Woodland Park, New Jersey with his wife, Eva Spinelli, vicepre

Aleh Negev Continued from Page 63 He adds, This is an ongoing campaign. Through our Root Funding webpage, donors can make contributions online. We also held an open house last November, and our first

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Marital Bonds Continued from Page 30 niques that couples can utilize to help cope with the otherwise argumentprone and divisive topic of money, working to utilize financial challenges as opportunities

Two Tails Of Redemption And Deliverance BY RABBI JAY YAACOV SCHWARTZ June 19Only in Israel Yesterday I was privileged to attend a truly unique and inspiring gathering in the pastoral setting of Park A

Tails Continued from Page 67 with an ax every firstborn person among your sons you shall redeem at the cost of five biblical shekalim. The procedure for this mitzvah is to give a pedigreed kohen the p

horse to victory went to pray for success on the eve of his third and final Triple Crown race, the Belmont Stakes, at the nearby gravesite of the Lubavitcher Rebbe in Queens. The visit by the jockey,

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 69 to Israel. The third prize is four domestic flights. Tickets can be purchased at tomchei5tfr.orgraffle or by calling 5162623003. LY Library Annual Auction

Mayor Giuliani Stops By To Play Golf Former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani stopped by to visit the JCC of the Greater Five Towns Play Golf program for youth and young adults with Uncle Moishy at J

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 71 The program opened with a video presentation featuring the graduating class. Rabbi Shlomo Adelman, principal of the high school, welcomed guests and gradu

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Community News From Around The World Unprecedented Demand For Poland Trip With Rabbi Krohn By Yaakov Mandel This is your last opportunity of the summer to go on the renowned Project Mesorah Trip to Po

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Most important is the wonderful causeQueens Hatzolah. With over 180 members stationed throughout Queens, Hatzolah is truly a community organization in every sense of the word. Its members are among th

Community News Continued from Page 81 is a deeply colored, fullbodied wine, with a rich and complex flavor. It pairs beautifully with the deep taste of roast meats. The limited edition 2011 Yarden Kat

mark before the deadline. But it was all for one or none for all, with a group of organizations, most of whom had never before used social media for their causes. All organizations agreed that they mu

RNSP Continued from Page 83 the Kulanu Center for Special Services and its administration building. After a short investigation, the police determined that this individual had recently moved from out

from B. 22nd Street on Tuesday. There was excellent collaboration all around between RNSP volunteers, the victims, and lawenforcement agencies to help put the perpetrator away and returning the device

News Briefs From Israel Egypt Appoints First Ambassador To Israel In Three Years Egyptian President Abdel Fattah ElSisi has appointed Egypts first ambassador to Israel in three years, marking a possib

the launcher in northern Gaza from which the rocket was fired. Lt. Col. Peter Lerner, of the Israel Defense Forces Spokespersons Unit, said Tuesdays rocket attack, coming just a day after the publicat

MOTHERS MUSINGS Continued from Page 87 we already had a few friends who had made the County of Kings their home. After searching through many various apartment options, we settled on our first apartme

Motivational Lying BY DONI JOSZEF You can do anything if you put your mind to it An overconfident motivational guru captivates his crowd. Nothing will get in the way of your dreams Hes got them grippe

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