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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover to satisfy what the anthems detractors would like to have seen, and will most likely not placate anyone. In addition, the entire effort seems unnecessary. It

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 8 and manipulated into a situation that they believe can improve things but in fact stands a greater chance of making them worse. Justice Joubran of the Israeli Sup

MODERN CHALLENGE Continued from Front Cover one things for sure The gathering, and the extreme energy of emotions it triggered all across the Orthodox spectrum, highlighted a tremendous schism in spir

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ITS 3 A.M. . . . Continued from Front Cover vuos night is the perfect excuse to use the getoutofcurfewfree card. The former Simchas Torah trend has turned into the newest Shavuos trenda night when doz

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover And thats why, I believe, we went back in March, to retrace our steps and to find out if in fact what occurred had really taken place. I cant say that we had our

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Shavuos Recipes From Bitayavon Magazine GlutenFree Eggplant Parmesan Serves 8 This dish is a winner, whether or not you follow a glutenfree diet. The crunch from the cornmeal in this recipe is even b

Shavuos Recipes Continued from Page 31 and top with mozzarella and Parmesan cheese. 10. Bake at 375 for 20 minutes. Tip fry in a nonstick pan to use substantially less oil, or bake eggplant in oven. S

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eBay Scam Continued from Page 33 Ill call Batsheva and ask if they received a mixer, said Gila. Yes, said Batsheva. We received a Kenwood mixer, which was stolen. That must be our mixer. Weve been in

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A Priest Walks Into A Shul . . . BY RABBI AVI SHAFRAN Have you ever been to a church service Me neither. Still, I and perhaps you have an image of what one is like. That image, strange as it might see

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, My 20year highschool reunion is coming up shortly. The organizers have asked all of us to send in little bios describing what weve been up to over the past 20

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Special Edition The Gedolim Respond BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN A number of Jewish newspapers, including this one, now have a shidduchim column. But wouldnt it be an incredible thing if some of the shidduch

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Timing Is Everything Theres no doubt about it timing is everything in life. And, just in time for the upcoming holiday of Shavuos, when many of us indulge i

MINDBIZ Continued from Page 39 ly Do you dream of being anything in particular Start living your life now. Do your research, make a plan, and get busy living. It sounds like you very much want to get

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Dont Miss The Songs I read a line in the paper recently. I dont remember who said it. The days are long, but the years are short. It was meant to explain t

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Roll Out Of Bed BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Over the years, Ive heard many women say that Shavuos is essentially a mens holiday. We stay up all night learning, polish off an entire cheesecake, and then tak

Stuffed cabbage. Stuffed cabbage is delicious, but its a lot of work, considering the first thing everyone does is take it apart. The kids will pick off the cabbage, and the adults will try halfhearte

Shavuos A Primer BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN Shavuos is called Zman Matan Toraseinu. Originally, this event occurred in the Hebrew year 2,448 3,324 years ago. Rav Dessler in his Michtav MEliyahu explains th

Moshe was then told of the mitzvah of separating. On the fourth of Sivan, Moshe was told to go to the nation and sanctify them. He then told them to prepare themselves for three days. The Mechilta Pa

Shavuos Primer Continued from Page 49 Eating milchigs. The Rama mentions that it is the custom to split the meal on Shavuos, where the first half of the meal comprises dairy foods and the second half

Melachah is not necessarily defined as work melachah is a specific type of creative act. More precisely, melachah is defined as the specific creative acts that were necessary to create the Mishkan, th

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Heavy Metal Daf yomi learners finished Masechta Middos this week. Middos discusses the measurements of the Beis HaMikdash and its utensils. Seemingly there i

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News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ At the risk of sounding naive or even sacrilegious, I have a few thoughts on the asifah that took place on Sunday in Citi Field. First, there are a lot of pictures

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News From The Hills Continued from Page 60 continue in their harbatzas Torah and work for the community and see nachas from their family. Upcoming Events On the second day of Shavuos Monday, May 28 C

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TAX PROBLEMS Kiddush Hashem Continued from Page 63 of sinas chinam and of indifference that have grown around us and that block our tefillos from penetrating the heavens being broken apart by our joi

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OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Front Cover fiction. First, I heard that the price tag for all of the festivities was 2 million then I heard it was upward of 3 million. I have been unable to c

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Front Cover much to say. The last ten days or so were more of the latter. Being in the U.S. for so long, while certainly a great opportunity to reconnect with people, w

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 67 to decline an invitation to sheva berachot at Rav Nebenzahls house in order to attend the wedding of Raanan Lipkin, son of our Bet Shemesh neighbors, Menachem

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS David Lobl And Phil Goldfeder On 40 Under 40 List By 5TJT Staff The May 21 edition of City and State, a newspaper covering local and national politics, features a list of 40 move

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Trailblazer Continued from Page 81 As a result, the court ordered NIS 64 million 16.6 million from the Palestinian Authority reserves to be paid as compensation, but even today, almost 12 years after

Community News From Around The World Newton Academy Innovative Training For The App Economy Yaakov Relkin of Monsey is a recent graduate of Newton Academy who is now earning a salary well into six fig

Community News Continued from Page 85 Session topics include success with IVF, recurrent pregnancy loss, PCOS, genetics, surgical procedures, and endometriosis. A TIME was founded in 1993 and now has

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Community News Continued from Page 86 Four major events have been synchronized, enabling participants to attend all of them, or as many of them as their schedules permit. The festive celebrations are

The yeshiva will also be honoring Rabbi Chaim and Dr. Shoshana Poupko of Englewood, New Jersey with the designation of rabbinic alumnus award and Dovid and Miriam Schachter of Washington Heights with

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