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See Pages 35 See Page 9 See Page 49 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 15 NO. 48 20 ELUL 5775 SEPTEMBER 4, 2015 FROM THE EDITOR

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TIES TO IRAN Continued from Front Cover is married to an Iranian, most of whose family members still live in Iran. Kerrys soninlaw is an American citizen who trained at Massachusetts General Hospital

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover live music of assorted genres catering to whatever your musical taste might be. We were at one of those affairs a few years ago, where the baal simcha confided i

FEATURES Aliyah Chronicle Shmuel Katz 46 88 40 80 95 97 56 44 41 45 55 11 49 42 67 58 98 69 Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordechai Schmutter Community News Around The Five Towns Politica

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LUACH September 1July 9 12 July 4September ZIP Code 11516 20 Elul Friday, September 4 Daf yomi Nazir 13 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 90

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 7 maximum discretion, they have raised enough money to fund 40 bar mitzvah celebrations over the last two years. Avi and his dad have met with roshei yeshiva, rabbanim,


BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 18 Hoffman and a contingent of young students at TAGthe Machon Sarah Torah Academy for Girls in Far Rockaway who last week organized their 40th wedding here in the Five

Fathers and sons Dov Faivish, Avi Faivish, Chaim Zagelbaum, and Yoel Zagelbaum. Not pictured mothers Tzipi Faivish and Ayala Zagelbaum ing bar mitzvahs for families that otherwise would simply not ha

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 21 judge if a bar mitzvah or a wedding contributes more to a young persons ability to feel specialif only for that one nightand provides the energy to propel him or he

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover For about 35,000 of our people from around the world, the advent of Rosh Hashanah means that it is time to begin packing some extra white shirts because they

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 25 Gluck, like many others, including one of the men I heard talking about the matter in shul the other day, are leaving their wives and children behind for about a

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 26 lion annually, with much more testing that could be done if they had the budget for it. So now they are turning to the community for help. On Sunday, September 6

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On The AList Just Face It BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER At Just Face It, her elegantly appointed salon, Tamar Abikzer has created the perfect setting to afford her clients a fabulous beauty experience. In

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Dollars And Sense Always interested in ways to economize, I snapped to attention when the host of a news program I was watching announced, Coming up next an

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Pushing Off Homework BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER People are always asking me the benefits of working at home. Well, thats not true. No one talks to me, because I work at home. I dont really interact with t

calls while Im teaching Do I need it for the house I have a hard enough time getting myself to work. Pro You save time commuting, unless you count visiting the fridge 50 times a day. People waste mill

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, I have three children My oldest son and my daughter both live out of town my youngest son, whom Ill call Ben, lives in New York. A number of years ago, he fel

out any of the pomp and circumstance we surround such events with. Plus, it is what we know, what we value, what makes up the fabric of our lives. When we choose compromise and acceptance over resisti

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Summers Last Hurrah Labor Day weekend is when we say goodbye to summer. Although we can still have fun while the sun still shines, this weekend is summers last hurrah. So

insights on THE TORAH Ki Savo Spiritual Security From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN And all the nations of the world will see that the name of Gd is upon you and they will fear you. Devarim 28

FROM WHERE I STAND Continued from Page 45 ish men, in unprecedented numbers, embraced the campaign. Nine days later, the battles began. Israel made military history when it decimated the Egyptian Air

them. She is responsible and mature and really has a longterm plan in place for where she wants to be and when. Mordechai also left home this week, moving into the dorms at Shaalvim High School in Nof

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Saving Yiddish Gelt Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM Welcome to a new level of service within the Jewish community. We are blessed with a lifestyle of lu

Machberes Continued from Page 49 door was left open. Or that tallis and tefillin were left in a car in the heat, or that other valuables were left in the car in plain sight. Everyone can register by c

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Good Deals, Bad Deals BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Former soccer star with a treifsounding name 5. North Dakota city in pop culture 10. Ruth got a lot of them 14. S

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Question As a shadchan, I recently set up two older, nevermarried singles, one of them from out of town. They went out several times. The issue is that the boy is very pareve after the dates. He tells

This guy might be so programmed to think that he is supposed to be experiencing a chemical reaction when he sees the girl hes dating that he is not allowing himself to zero in on the dynamics that mak

Please, Im Sorry, Thank You My Journey BY MICHELE HERENSTEIN I have so many things to write about. But it seems that I dont choose my articlesthey choose me, and this week is a perfect example of that

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My Journey Continued from Page 58 home from Dubai. He must have been super exhausted and Im sure walking wasnt the first thing he wanted to do. So thank you, Andrew Thank you to everyone who stops me

Super Lice Seriously BY CAROL GILBERT Just when we thought we were on the right track, educating people with the real facts of lice, a breaking story about superlice puts everyone in a panic, bringing

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French Wines Continued from Page 62 area or zone of production within each geographical region. These are known as the appellation dorigine controlee controlled designation of origin, or AOC, and this

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School Xing BY SANDY ELLER My best friend in the whole wide world will be coming to pay me a visit any day now, and I am eagerly counting the days until he finally shows his face after an absence that

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin EndOfSummer Adventures Well were living here in Allentown And theyre closing all the factories down . . . Fresh from this past months Billy Joel concert, I

Tooting Their Own Horns At Chabad MOTHERS MUSINGS Continued from Page 67 tunities to go on roller coasters while Leib and my eldest daughter enjoyed some of the tamer rides with Lea and Yussie. Of co

Carried Away From The Other Side Of The Bench B Y D AV I D J . S E I D E M A N N , E S Q . I generally do not like surprises. Additionally, I would not be considered a daredevil by the stretch of anyo

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Other Side Of The Bench Continued from Page 69 tor and copilot today. I totally freaked out. My lifelong hobby has been airplanes, airports, and anything connected to flight. As a child, I would accom

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real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen finances. Somehow, the phrase bigger is better has become bigger is always necessary, I guess mostly because we are a community that has large famil

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been away for ten days. I too had the thought in the back of my head, Its OK, Shabbos is coming, I will crash then and it will all be OK. My body had other ideas. I picked up a virus that did a number

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS A Personal SendOff For HANC Students On Monday and Tuesday, August 17 and 18, the menahel of HANC High School, Rabbi Shlomo Adelman, and his wife, Chany, hosted the class of 2015

Community Welcomes New CEO At SJH Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder met with Gerard M. Walsh, the newly appointed CEO of St. Johns Episcopal Hospital, Bishop Lawrence C. Provenzano, and other hospital staff

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 80 by shared commitment, said President Joel. Its an exciting time to share Professor Lord Jonathan Sacks with this wonderful community. For more information

back from pursuing goals and following their dreams. K.O.C. is made up of the most resilient children and young adults who, instead of saying I cant go jet skiing because of my ventilator, ask, Whos g

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 24 Vol. XIV 51 dated January 18, 1986. Rav Zilber concludes that when it is done to assist someone who has been injured and not in a manner of derech taava desire

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 84 The debate may hinge upon whether there exists another type of bystander apathy. Is there a concern that if the volunteer knows he cannot drive back, he may not

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Stuart Rappaport, Joey Schiff, Zvika Bornstein, Mark Honigsfeld, and Beth Raskin I am so excited to be working on this production of Joseph, said Mr. Bornstein. This will be an unprecedented event fo

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Political Roundup Carl Heastie Tours 5T Carl Heastie, the Speaker of the New York State Assembly, came to the Far RockawayFive Towns area during a local tour this past week. The Speaker made several v

Political Roundup Continued from Page 95 meetings resume for the fall semester this week. Aaron Wilzig, of the Young Israel of Woodmere Jared Stroh, a member of the Young Israel of LawrenceCedarhurst

Meretz chairwoman Zehava GalOn said Netanyahu had started a fight he knew he could not win in an effort to help his Republican friends. She said the prime minister was harming Israels strategic relati

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 97 be a nazir if I could get up by myself without assistance. See the Rosh. Still, one should wonder, as the cow was thinking nothing of the sort. Its not a sacre

Chazaq teens program Rabbi Ilan Meirov with Rav Shmuel Auerbach Upcoming Events AHH Annual Labor Day BBQ. Monday, September 7, 700 p.m. The event of the year. Avigdors Helping Hand has helped 180 fa

Unprecedented Delegation To Kever Of Chofetz Chaim BY CHAIM GOLD Some 30 gedolei Yisrael representing the crosssection of Torah Jewry are slated to journey to Radin and daven at the kever of the Chofe

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