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UNDER FIRE Continued from Front Cover variety of Arab leaders had proclaimed, over the years, that they would throw the Jews into the sea. Which sea that would be was academic. On May 19, Nasser threw

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UNDER FIRE Continued from Page 7 gogue. So our schoolstrictly Orthodox and with what today would be called a charedi staff for the Jewish studies loaded us onto buses and we joined the rest of the Jew

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UNDER FIRE Continued from Page 9 like that. The first phrase on the lips of every person and service provider we met was Welcome home. A friend had made the trip with me and we expected to be met by s

UNDER FIRE Continued from Page 11 way of watching films in those days included shouting back to the screen, clapping at the high points, eating sunflower seeds, and rolling soft drink bottles down the

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 12 its worsteveryone involved should be ashamed. Its one matter if you can at least pretend you are doing the work of the people while at the same time trying to un

Ambassador Friedman Gets To Work BY GREER FAY CASHMAN May 16U.S. Ambassador David Friedman was the last of three ambassadors on Tuesday to present their credentials to President Reuven Rivlin of Israe

Friedman Continued from Page 15 Another departure from protocol was the invitation extended by Rivlin to two officials of Hazvi Yisrael Congregation in Jerusalems Talbiya neighborhood, where Rivlin oc

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 16 had to cancel reservations to make room for the presidential party. Guests were told they had to make arrangements for alternate accommodations. Several bar mitzvahs

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Front Cover really felt down. She felt a need to go to speak with Mama Rochel her words, not mine. Friday is my only day off I work one Friday every month and I try to

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ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 19 ories of the loss of my mother as a young child. Whatever the case, I feel almost nothing when I am at Kever Rachel or the Mearat HaMachpelah. Yet when it comes

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover mosquito season, and the season brings on its own unique set of halachic issues, particularly when it comes to the laws of neighbors hilchos shcheinim. By t

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 26 The simple understanding of this is that it includes any action that causes immediate harm. Therefore, for example, a neighbor can plant a tree near the ditch o

March, 2017 She told The Nation that you cannot be a Zionist and a feminist. Is there room for people who support the state of Israel and do not criticize it in the movement There cant be in feminism.

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Their Loss, My Gain While we are all different, the likelihood is that everybody is good at something. And some people are good at more than one thing. By t

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Mean Or Clean Advice From YidParenting BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS Q. My 10yearold daughter is a huge slob. Her siblings are not like this, and its getting to a point that Im losing my mind. We have cleaning

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Dear Esther, I live in the neighborhood and basically have a very good life. Great marriage, satisfying career, loads of wonderful friends, comfortable lifestyleso much to be very grateful for. Howeve

blessed in the same way that they are. I could easily name dozens of areas that fall under this category. But just to give a harmless example, you mentioned that you have a satisfying career. Many wom

MINDBIZ Continued from Page 37 unwilling, to move on. Regarding how to deal with your rapidfire interviewers, I certainly dont suggest you lie, nor do I suggest you reveal your personal story. Frankly

I dont know how long I can keep two bulls alive in my rapidly shrinking house, but I know the fish arent going to make it. Anyway, out of her whole class, my daughter was somehow elected to bring the

insights on THE TORAH Bechukkosai Louder From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN One section stands out from the rest in this weeks parashah. It is known as the Tochachah, the Rebuke. There we read

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Storyline Take It For Him Mrs. Levine was clearing out her pantry. Gadi, please take these boxes of cookies to yeshiva,

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 41 contend that until the customer decides to purchase the merchandise, he is merely a borrower shoel of the merchandise, since he benefits from having it in his p

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow A Bald Truth Malepattern baldness is a fact of life for many men. One of my relatives proudly displays the following sign in his office Gd created a few perf

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Is It A School Or . . . BY YONI GLATT Across 1. . . . an Avenue 8. . . . a subway org. 11. . . . the pres. before RWR 14. Generally speaking 15. Cause of infl

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The Rebbe From Lubavitch BY R NISON GORDON, ZL TRANSLATED BY P. SAMUELS Part 3 This article is one of a series in translation from a biography of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneers

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Lubavitch Continued from Page 50 approaching the leadership throne of Chabad. If when a soul of a tzaddik must come down to this earth it engenders much joy, how much greater was the joy that Tuesday


Springtime With Steven Addona Steven Addonas signature gardens, every one a masterpiece, grace the entrances to magnificent estates and residential properties. To view some more of his natural works o

Noah Construction The Gold Standard Of Home Renovations BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Noah Construction Builders is one of Long Islands premier contractors for all your home renovation needs. Whether you

Noah Construction Continued from Page 55 ful business, Gonzalo and Nikki do it all with grace and are a great asset to Peter and Noah Construction Builders. Our team specializes in the complete desig


Hempstead Extends Moratorium On GolfCourse Property Development Working to preserve community character, Hempstead Town Supervisor Anthony J. Santino, along with Councilmen Bruce Blakeman and Anthony


real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Who Owns The Land Of Israel When it comes to buying real estate in Israel, its a whole different concept than buying in the United States. Here, whe


REAL ESTATE Continued from Page 60 on how to deal with all these leased lands where so many people are presently living in homes that were built on these properties. How the government will actually s

At 18th annual Rebbetzins Conference back row, LR Rebbetzin Judi Steinig, Mrs. Shaindy Gurwitz, Mrs. Henna White, Mrs. Aviva Hoch, and Dr. Faye Zakheim with front row, LR Dr. Hindie M. Klein, Mrs. Cha

Community News Continued from Page 63 dath Israel Bais Binyomin. Rabbi Lieff graced the evening with his words of wisdom, noting the exceptional power of women to multitask and be involved in so many

oftheart rehabilitation floor at Alehs Jerusalem facility and a gala dinner to mark the anniversary and honor the memory of Rivka ChervinWeinberger, founder and longtime chair of the Aleh Jerusalem La

Community News Continued from Page 65 tors, learned handson civics lessons, and toured the capitol building. The students and staff came from Kosloff Torah Academy High School for Girls Torah Academy

The JEC means family, said Brian Ness, who emceed the event. And tonight we have first, second, third, and fourthgeneration families celebrating with us. That shows the success of our institution, he


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Community News Continued from Page 67 tional capabilities as an international organization and not just as a rescue force from Israel. We have brought volunteers from special ZAKA units in Israel, Mex

Good Times At MTA Campus Blood Drive a Huge Success. By Eli Burg. Yeshiva University High School for Boys MTA hosted its third and final blood drive of the school year. Coordinated by the Arista Natio

MTA Continued from Page 71 within it. After Dr. Katzs presentation, Dr. Edward Berliner was called upon to name the senior inductees. Dr. Taylor then named the junior candidates, and ended the evening

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MTA Continued from Page 72 was which college they are planning to attend to and what it will be like there. The goal of having a conversation with someone other than Morah Haibi is so that the vocabul

Religious Zionism On The Rise BY RABBI GIDEON SHLOUSH What an amazing year this has been as the Religious Zionists of America organization RZA embarked on a program to strengthen its base and spread i

Top Honors At Touro Valedictorian, School for Men at Lander College of Arts and Sciences Simcha Bordon. This summer, Simcha Bordon will begin his studies at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Growin

world, said Dr. Robert Goldschmidt. Rachels love for challenges extends beyond the classroom. She takes time to stay physically fit and hopes to run a marathon one day. She also enjoys literature and

Question Do you think its fair when parents purposely marry off younger siblings before the eldest I am a guy in my midtwenties, and still not married. In my community that is a really big deal. And w

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 78 ous from your letter, it is not only girls but guys, too, who experience the same treatment. People may pity them, but the reality is that after a certain number of

3. Remove from heat and whisk in the sugar, then the eggs and vanilla. is not red enough, you can add red food coloring to provide a nice contrast. A Heavenly Dessert For Shavuot GlutenFree Brownie

The MVP 9th Annual Girls AllStar Day On Sunday, April 30, MVP Basketball hosted its 9th annual Girls AllStar Day at SAR High School in Riverdale. The daylong program featured over 100 players from yes

tionally, senior Marc Giahn played incredible defense, which helped sophomore phenom Hudy Weiss accrue a plethora of assists. After a scoring barrage, sophomore Yaakov Weisberger put in the final goal

50 years of a reunited Jerusalem. The Jubilee year. Even after living here in the Eternal City for almost 17 years, it still sends tingles down my spine every time I think about where I am, and where

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NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 84 Mondays megaevent was truly starstudded. There was tremendous energy in the room, but also a sincere desire for Torah inspiration. Men and women of all ages

NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 89 to shul to greet the first ten who come to minyan. At Chazaq, inspiration is combined with entertainment for a totally awesome experience. Thus were the atte

Busy Week At Bnos Malka Teacher Workshop. At Bnos Malka, the week began with 35 teachers gathering on Sunday morning for a twohour professionaldevelopment workshop. Pre1A through 8thgrade teachers par

AZM Launches Year Of Zionist Anniversaries In early May 1942, hundreds of American Zionists convened in New York City in Manhattans thenfamous Biltmore Hotel for an extraordinary gathering. This has b

PostPesach Perspectives BY RAV ARYEH Z. GINZBERG Anyone who had the opportunity to spend the majestic yom tov of Pesach together with their young children or grandchildren had to have heard at least o

Perspectives Continued from Page 93 regalim to view the makom HaMikdash to fulfill the opinions that there is a mitzvah of being oleh regel today. And he explained that seeing the makom HaMikdash in s

Hempstead Consolidates Garages, Saving 1.1 Million A Year Standing in front of one of Hempstead Towns motorvehiclemaintenance facilities in East Meadow, Supervisor Anthony J. Santino announced the con

Relativity POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 95 Sen. Gary Peters, DMich. Rep. John Faso, RNY Rep. Joseph Kennedy, DMass. Sen. James Lankford, ROkla. Rep. Brad Schneider, DIL, Sen. Richard Blument

Raising Our Kedushah With Grove Street Mikvah This Shabbos, rabbanim in the Five Towns plan to discuss the Grove Street Mikvah, which is set to open its doors in a few weeks. Residents eagerly anticip

NORPAC Goes To Washington AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Rabbi Moshe Miller At YI Woodmere, May 20 Rabbi Moshe Miller, author of the acclaimed book Rising Moon, Unraveling the Book of Ruth will be the scholar

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Picking The Perfect Fruit With Help From Gourmet Glatt AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 98 Schwartz along with the assistance of many other kollel members. Kollel Tiferes Avos is in session

The Queens AHH bake sale has been generating quite a bit of buzz throughout the past few weeks. Featuring gorgeous delicacies that are irresistible, it is being graciously hosted at the beautiful home

A Happy Lag BaOmer At HALB HALB students spent Lag BaOmer outside, enjoying the playgrounds and fields of local parks. Teachers were transformed into pitchers and jumprope swingers while the children

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Smoke And Mitzvos At YDT Lag BaOmer Event AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 108 SKA programs that promote meaningful prayer and Judaic learning and she volunteers with the Friendship Circle a

newspaper, captain of the debate team, captain of the soccer team, captain of the poetry slam team, Chaya is an SKA school leader. She is also an SKA ambassador, a dance head in the annual Production,

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 111 and other props to guide the children. The children were rewarded for their hard work with gold medals and refreshing ices. The childrens bright smiles at

relationships with othersto love, respect, and honor your friend. May his neshamah rest in peace. Shaarei Chaim Students Enjoy Lag BaOmer BBQ The fiveweek summer session will be taking place at Hew

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 113 Moshe Flescher was born in Poland in 1921. As the youngest of seven children, he survived the tumultuous period by hiding in the forest with five siblings

Shulamith eighthgraders visit Washington, DC Yaffa Schreier, and Mrs. Rachel Steiner, set out bright and early for the trip of a lifetime. The group began their memorable excursion with a visit to th

Five Towns Responds Generously To Project Extreme Scholarship Breakfast By M. Lowinger The Five Towns community responded with tremendous enthusiasm to the Seasons Annual Project Extreme Scholarship B

Rabbi A.Y. Weinberg, Yedidya Aryeh, Adi Aryeh, and Ayalah Lebowicz needs proper vision and depth of perception in order to evaluate issues of tzaraas. Similarly, he explained, Project Extreme must lo

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